MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With the recent rainy forecast, a lot of us are hoping it dries for the weekend. There’s so much to do outside!

The start of another season is here! Join Valleyfair to celebrate opening weekend with the inaugural Run & Ride Race. Races begin on Saturday with a 5K and 1-mile Snoopy Fun Run. Sunday races include a 10K and Half-Marathon. Enjoy an exclusive look at Valleyfair as you pass along routes that take you behind the scenes.

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Want or need to cut out gluten? Living Without’s Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest is coming to the Minneapolis Convention Center Saturday and Sunday! Learn about local gluten-free companies that will be showcased at the Fest and about the benefits of living a gluten-free lifestyle.

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Time for Minnesota Monthly’s 4th Annual GrillFest! Taste your way through your favorite grilled foods and sample summer wines and specialty beers… all while previewing CHS Field, the new home of the Saint Paul Saints. Grillfest is Saturday, & Sunday, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $45.

Do your part this weekend in finding a cure for blood cancer. Minneapolis Be The Match Walk+Run raises funds to help patients who need a marrow transplant but have no donor match in their family. The event is Saturday morning at Lake Harriet.

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Finally, The Black Forest Inn is celebrating 50 years! The south Minneapolis staple is opening its doors to the community for a big party! Friday, Saturday and Sunday stop in for music, German beer and food, movies and games. The party, music and movies will be free and open to the public.