You don’t have to be a runner to enjoy this event! The Minnesota Brewery Running Series is hosting a dash between Bauhaus Brew Labs and 612Brew. The run only lasts a few blocks, and you’re invited to take your time getting from one brewery to the other. All are invited to participate, but to enjoy the beer you must be 21 and up. Read more about 0.5K Winter Beer Dash
Food & Drink
'Tis the season to shop, give, and be inspired.
Join us at our FIRST annual Haute Holiday Market! Sip on a relaxing beverage and shop local products created by some of the best and most talented Minnesota makers.
Designer gift-wrapping on location, along with spaces bedazzled in current, on-trend holiday styles to bring back to your own home.
FREE gift wrap when you bring a donation for the Women's Advocates shelter! Read more about Haute Holiday Market @ Haute House Studio
Gather with family and friends at Pinstripes and enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne, party favors, and live music! Our regular menu will be available for dining, and both the bowling lanes and bocce courts will be open as the New Year ‘rolls’ in! No cover charge. Fun starts at 7:30 pm. The NYE celebration will kick off with two balloon drops, the first one at 8:00 p.m., perfect for the kids, and the second at midnight. Read more about New Year's Eve at Pinstripes
Dazzling entertainment awaits with enchanting carriage rides, seasonal beverages, lite bites, and even a real-life reindeer. With complimentary nourishing hand massages from Anda Spa, it’s safe to say a kiss under the mistletoe is underway.
- Sleight of Hand Magician, Steven Paul Carlson
- Holiday Pianist
- The Hitching Post Carriage Rides
- Complimentary Spiked Cider, Hot Chocolate Station, and Appetizers
The Southdale YMCA in Edina, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, will partner with St. Paul Peterson, a renowned musician and six-year Southdale YMCA board member, to host a Night of Classic Rock at Dakota in downtown Minneapolis on November 26. Read more about A Night of Classic Rock
Inviting Boos big and small to Tiny Diner's Spooktacular Halloween Party!
What to Expect
• Family Friendly
• Monster-Themed Games
• Live Music
• Face Painting
• Free Hot Cider & Healthy Snacks
• Build-Your-Own Mask or Super Hero Cape w/ Mobile Menders
• Family Dinner Specials
• Scary Stories in the Play Hive
Need a last minute costume? Make a mask or superhero cape with the wonderful volunteers from Mobile Menders.
Live music by Mrs Pinky and the Great Fox and Red Eye Ruby! Read more about Tiny Diner Boo Bash
Sample both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, enjoy views of downtown and the river, and live music, food vendors, vote for “Best of Fest” and leave with a commemorative tasting glass. Read more about Autumn Brew Review
Join the Minnesota Brewery Running Series at Sociable Cider Werks for a fun run with a twist. Weave through the city with fellow beer enthusiasts and grab a free beer at the finish line. All participants receive a free craft brew along with a collector’s pint glass and swag. End the day with some live music and lots of food as a reward. Ages 21 and up to receive a free beer, all ages welcome. Read more about Beer Run
Visit Afton Apple Orchard for its annual apple festival. Make memories with your loved ones by participating in this super fun seasonal activity that everyone is sure to love. Take a hayride into the orchard for apple picking or just for fun. The kids will want to conquer Straw Mountain or hitch a ride on the Moo Moo Choo Choo train. There is also a petting zoo for the youngsters to enjoy. Afton Apple Orchard is also home to a 15-acre corn maze! Three sections of corn maze offer fun for all levels of explorers from directionally challenged to expert puzzle solvers. Read more about Afton Apple Orchard's Apple Fest