MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Now that the bitter cold has passed, Minnesotans are finally getting their chance to head out and enjoy the winter weather. But even if you’d rather shelter in place, there’s plenty to do this week in the Twin Cities! From figure skating to a cat show, here’s what went down on WCCO Saturday Morning, in cased you missed out.
The 2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships are in St. Paul this week, and tickets are still available! You can check out some of the best skaters in the country compete at the Xcel Energy Center all weekend long.
For another kind of beauty, head to the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory to see this year’s Winter Flower Show. It’s a great stop if you’re missing the fresh colors, sights and smells of springtime.
In this week’s edition of DeRusha Eats, Jason checks out the first vegan butcher shop in the country right here in Minneapolis. The Herbivorous Butcher has a number of ways for recreating that taste and texture of meat healthy, guilt-free cooking. Read Jason’s full report here.
Or if you feel like enjoying the outdoors this weekend, why not grab some friends and head over to The Oval in Roseville to practice your skating at one of the biggest outdoor skating rinks in the country? It was your choice on this week’s edition of Best Of Minnesota! Watch the full story here.
For the pet lovers among us, it’s time for the annual Saintly City Cat Show. Check out some of the finest feline friends our state has to offer!
And finally, you can still dream of summer at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the annual Boat Show! There are some amazing watercraft this year — come see for yourself this weekend!