MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s the final weekend of winter and if you’re ready for spring we found events to get your home and garden inspired.
Plus, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday this year — so get ready to party if you are Workin’ for the Weekend.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer, Injured Director On Movie Set (CBS News)
Put on your kelly green and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at not one but two parades this Saturday.
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade returns for its 52nd year at noon in downtown Saint Paul.
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, find a sunny spot along the parade route on 5th Street or around Rice Park and enjoy this celebration of Irish heritage.
Across the river, it’s the 50th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Minneapolis.
This route is on the new and improved Nicollet Mall!
Get there early to get a front row view, the parade begins at 6:30.3 People Shot In Separate Minneapolis Shootings Thursday Night
Enjoy all things green of a different kind at the Como Zoo.
The Spring Flower Show opens Saturday at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory’s Sunken Garden.
This year’s show will showcase a sunny array of tulips, daffodils, hydrangea, lilies, and more to provide some color therapy for those weary of winter.
The nation’s No. 1 event for Minecraft, Minefaire, is coming to Saint Paul RiverCentre.
Minecraft is a virtual game where you build new worlds, block by block, by mining the resources you find and crafting them into something great.
Minefaire takes place this Saturday and Sunday only, in St. Paul.
Finally, fresh décor ideas spring to life at the Bachman’s Spring Ideas House!
Find ideas for revitalizing your own home’s décor and incorporating nature’s vibrant beauty throughout.MORE NEWS: Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends
The Ideas House is open at the Lyndale location in Minneapolis now through April 15.