Kids Activities in the Minneapolis Minnesota Area | Kids Out and About Minneapolis/St. Paul

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Maybe - Stages Theatre Company

An expansive portrayal of the endless potential in us all! A dance-inspired, original musical about the magical, immeasurable possibilities that make up who we are and what we can do. From the award-winning author of What Do You Do with An Idea? comes the story of everything that makes us unique. In collaboration with Escalate Theatre & Dance Studio.
Dates: 
02/01/2023
02/02/2023
02/03/2023
Performances occurring at 10am, 12:30pm, 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm throughout the run
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Location:

Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN, 55343
United States

Phone:

(952) 979-1111 option 4

Winterfest 2023 - Central Park

Embrace the snow and cold at Winterfest! Dress for the weather and have Snow Much Fun with activities such as: Sledding, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, Snow Dance, Snow Bowling, Snow Art, Sugar Cube Castles, Bonfire. Snowshoes and ice skates available in kids and adult sizes. Sleds are provided. This is a FREE event for all ages, no registration necessary!
Dates: 
02/11/2023
1 - 3 pm
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Location:

Central Park
8440 Regent Ave N
Brooklyn Park, MN, 55443
United States

Phone:

763-493-4604

Sherlock Holmes at Minnesota History Center

The game is afoot, but all is not what it seems! Step into Victorian London and test your powers of observation as you work alongside the world’s most iconic detective. Be transported into Sherlock Holmes’ London to solve a possible murder in a world filled with innovation and experimentation. Sherlock Holmes: The Exhibition will delight visitors of all ages with interactive crime-solving opportunities, original manuscripts, period artifacts, and investigative tools influenced and used by Sherlock Holmes. This exhibit showcases areas of forensic science that enabled Sherlock Holmes to solve crimes, and brings to life the historic underpinnings of author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s rich and vibrant stories.
Dates: 
02/01/2023
02/02/2023
02/03/2023
10 am - 4 pm
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Location:

345 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

651-259-3000

SpaceFest - Bell Museum

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to live on Mars? How will we get there? What challenges will we face along the way? What have we discovered by sending spacecraft before people? Join us in exploring these questions and more through guest speakers from NASA and the University of Minnesota, demonstrations, and hands-on activities at the Bell Museum’s fifth annual Space Fest! The event kicks off on Friday night with a star party investigating our planetary next-door neighbor. Saturday and Sunday will be packed with activities, including special showings of the newest Bell Museum original production, Mars: The Ultimate Voyage. Throughout the weekend, enjoy presentations by researchers and special guests (including a former NASA astronaut!) and space-themed activities throughout the building.
Dates: 
02/04/2023
02/05/2023
11 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Bell Museum

Location:

2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St. Paul, MN, 55113
United States

Phone:

(612) 626-9660

Night Trains at Twin City Model Railroad Museum

Night Trains® season is back for the 2022-2023 season. Enjoy this unique holiday tradition at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum now through February. What is Night Trains? The museum’s collection of model trains of all scales and toy trains of yesteryear come alive throughout the Museum Night Trains Season magic begins as the lights are turned down and the buildings and street lights glow warmly, setting the scene for specially lighted models of operating vintage passenger trains. The make believe town of Matlin is buried in a blizzard, and throughout the Museum the layouts are adorned with miniature Christmas lights and decorations.
Dates: 
02/04/2023
02/11/2023
02/18/2023
4 - 8 pm
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Location:

668 Transfer Road, Suite 8
Saint Paul, MN, 55114
United States

Phone:

(651) 647-9628