MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We are in the heart of the holiday season. Two more weekends before Christmas! If you haven’t gotten into the spirit yet, maybe of one the events featured in Workin’ for the Weekend can help.
Run, run Rudolph! The 27th annual Xperience Fitness Reindeer Run is this Saturday at Lake Harriet. Enjoy free hot chocolate and coffee before the race. Tickets for this 5k are $45.
It’ll be a festive night at the Fitzgerald Theater. Minnesota’s three-time Grammy Award-winning Sounds of Blackness returns with their annual performance of The Night Before Christmas – A Musical Fantasy.
The performance is Saturday at 8 p.m., tickets start at $22.50.
Thousands are expected to gather at the Mall of America to carry on the memory and celebrate a song written by a Minnesota teen who died of cancer. During his battle, Zach Sobiech recorded the hit song “Clouds.”
On Friday, you can gather in the rotunda for a sing-along at 7 p.m. The event is part of the KS95 for Kids Radiothon, benefiting Children’s Cancer Research Fund and Gillette Children’s Specialty.
Just two more weekends left to enjoy Holidazzle in Loring Park!
This Sunday is movie night. “Home Alone” is playing at 5 p.m. on the big screen. There are also free carriage rides from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Matt’s Pick: Code Day
The Works Museum, 9740 Grand Avenue, Bloomington, MN 55420
11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Price: Included w/ $8 admission
Jason’s Pick: Union Depot Holiday Bake Sale
Lowertown St. Paul
Ashley’s Pick: “Up North” Holiday Gift Sale
Where: Edina Art Center
Saturday, December 12, 2015
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.