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

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Explore It! Lego Meet Up -The Works Museum

Tackle LEGO engineering challenges led by expert LEGO hobbyists from the Twin LUG (Twin Cities LEGO User Group)! See some of the amazing and beautiful LEGO creations they have constructed!
Dates: 
01/26/2019
1 – 4 pm
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Organization:

The Works Museum

Location:

9740 Grand Avenue
Bloomington, MN, 55420
United States

Phone:

952.888.4262

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live! King For a Day at The Ordway

Don’t miss out on the free Play & Learn lobbies one hour before each performance at the Ordway. Filled with art activities, music, and movement demonstrations designed to enhance the performance; it’s fun for the entire family!
Dates: 
02/09/2019
2 & 5 pm
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Organization:

Ordway Theater

Location:

345 Washington St
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

(651) 224-4222

Social Science: Speakeasy

Steal away for a night of merry-making, dance, and of course - drinks! We’ll take you back in time to the Twin Cities circa 1920 where you can explore local history, swing to live music, and cruise the museum with a specialty cocktail in hand.
Dates: 
01/24/2019
6-10 p.m.
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Location:

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

Phone:

(651) 221-9444

Ice Castles Minnesota 2019

Imagine a magical collision of the Apostle Island ice caves, frozen waterfalls, and glaciers -- formed into towering organic archways, tunnels, and more!
Dates: 
01/23/2019
01/24/2019
01/25/2019
Monday-Thursday (4pm-9pm) |(Tuesday's - Closed) Friday: (4pm-9:30pm) | Saturday: (12pm-9:30pm) | Sunday: (12pm-8pm)
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Location:

135 Lake Street
Excelsior, MN, 55331
United States

Phone:

(866) 435-2850

Women in Science & Engineering

Be an Engineering Superstar
Dates: 
02/16/2019
Noon to 4 p.m.
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Location:

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

Phone:

(651) 221-9444

Sunday Funday at Can Can Wonderland

Sundays just got more fun! We have something for everyone including mini golf, over 75+ arcade games, a variety of board games, a fun art class to drop in on anytime between 11am-3pm that is great for all ages, and now, FOOTBALL!
Dates: 
01/27/2019
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Organization:

Can Can Wonderland

Location:

755 Prior Ave N, Ste 004
Saint Paul, MN, 55104
United States

Phone:

(651) 925-2261

Celebrate Chisago Lakes ~ Winter Blast

Celebrate Winter Fun in Chisago Lakes MN! Enjoy outdoor and indoor activities throughout the weekend.
Dates: 
01/24/2019
01/25/2019
01/26/2019
10 am - 5 pm
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Organization:

Chisago Lakes

Location:

30525 Linden Street PO Box 283
Lindstrom, MN, 55045
United States

Phone:

651-257-1177

Balkan Fest! at Landmark Center

In conjunction with the Landmark Center, Ethnic Dance Theatre is proud to present the first annual Balkan Festival, a celebration of the diverse cultures found throughout the Balkan peninsula and surrounding areas.
Dates: 
02/17/2019
12 PM – 5 PM
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Organization:

Landmark Center

Location:

75 5th St W
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

651-292-3225

Asian Americans in Science

Meet science and technology professionals from a variety of Asian backgrounds and have a blast with their interactive displays and presentations.
Dates: 
02/02/2019
Noon to 4 p.m.
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Location:

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

Phone:

(651) 221-9444

Roblox Create

Power your imagination by learning the basics of Roblox or continuing with more advanced game concepts!
Dates: 
07/08/2019
07/09/2019
07/10/2019
Noon - 3pm
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Location:

426 Pond Promenade
Chanhassen, MN, 55317
United States

Phone:

9523819956

Robolox Create

Power your imagination by learning the basics of Roblox or continuing with more advanced game concepts!
Dates: 
07/22/2019
07/23/2019
07/24/2019
Noon-3pm
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Location:

426 Pond Promenade
Chanhassen, MN, 55317
United States

Phone:

9523819956

App Builder's Club

Brainstorm and build your very own app using the MIT App Inventor!
Dates: 
08/05/2019
08/06/2019
08/07/2019
Noon-3pm
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Location:

426 Pond Promenade
Chanhassen, MN, 55317
United States

Phone:

9523819956

Lake Harriet Winter Kite Festival

Kites of all shapes, sizes, colors, and themes will fly over frozen Lake Harriet. Other fun family activities at the festival include ice fishing, horse-drawn wagon rides, snowshoeing, and a marshmallow roast.
Dates: 
01/26/2019
noon-4 pm
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Location:

Lake Harriet
43rd St. W. and E. Lake Harriet Blvd.
Minneapolis, MN, 55409
United States

Phone:

612-230-6400

TwinsFest 2019

TwinsFest, presented by Kwik Trip, will feature numerous new interactive activities and behind-the-scenes fan experiences that celebrate Twins baseball and Target Field.
Dates: 
01/25/2019
01/26/2019
01/27/2019
Friday, January 25: 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Saturday, January 26: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sunday, January 27: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Minnesota Twins

Location:

1 Twins Way
Minneapolis, MN, 55403
United States

Phone:

(612) 659-3400

The 18th Annual Lake Harriet Winter Kite Festival

Kites of all shapes, sizes, colors and themes will fly over frozen Lake Harriet. Other fun family activities at the festival include ice fishing, horse-drawn wagon rides, snowshoeing, and a marshmallow roast.
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
01/26/2018
12 pm - 4 pm
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Organization:

Lake Harriet Park

Location:

4135 W Lake Harriet Parkway
Minneapolis, MN, 55409
United States

Phone:

612-230-6400

Maker Space Loose Parts Storytelling - Improv Parenting

Drop-in, free Maker Space with loose parts for all ages to play and build with.
Dates: 
01/25/2019
10 AM – 11:30 AM
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Location:

St. Louis Park Public Library
3240 Library Ln,
Minneapolis, MN, 55426
United States

Phone:

612-730-9795

FREE! "Hot & 'Cool' Classics" at Landmark Center

Join the orchestra for an hour of light classics during Saint Paul Winter Carnival festivities. Casual, family friendly and FREE! Come as you are. No tickets.
Dates: 
01/29/2019
2 PM – 3:15 PM
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Organization:

Landmark Center

Location:

75 5th St W
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

651-292-3225

Frosty Fun Festival at Dodge Nature Center

While winter in Minnesota seems to go on forever, the Frosty Fun Festival at the Dodge Nature Center will only be here for a day, so don't miss your chance to make friends with Old Man Winter. The festival features your favorite winter activities, like sledding and snowshoeing, as well as wacky games like ice bowling and ice mini-golf. Enjoy hot drinks and food around the bonfire.
Dates: 
02/02/2019
12 PM – 3 PM
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Organization:

Dodge Nature Center

Location:

365 Marie Ave W
West Saint Paul, MN, 55118
United States

Phone:

(651) 455-4531

Saint Paul Winter Carnival

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Rice Park has the events to prove it during the entire Winter Carnival.
Dates: 
01/24/2019
01/25/2019
01/26/2019
Event times vary, see website
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Location:

Rice Park
109 4th Street W
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

651-223-4700

Native Americans in Science

Don’t miss this opportunity for mind-blowing activities with scientists, engineers, and educators from Minnesota’s Native American community.
Dates: 
01/26/2019
Noon to 4 p.m.
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Location:

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

Phone:

(651) 221-9444

Terrific Tails - 3s Class at Como Park Zoo and Conservatory

What does a lizard do if it loses its tail? It goes to a "re-tail" store! Short tails, long tails, hairy tails, and scaly tails-there sure are a variety! High "tail" it to Como to play "tail dress-up," read a tall tale and make a wacky tail to take home.
Dates: 
01/23/2019
9:30 AM – 10:45 AM
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Location:

1225 Estabrook Dr
Saint Paul, MN, 55103
United States

Phone:

(651) 487-8201

On Screen for Families: Movie Night at Brooklyn Park Library

Join us for family-friendly movies on the big screen together! Bring your own blankets and pillows. Funded by Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Dates: 
01/30/2019
02/27/2019
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
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Organization:

Brooklyn Park Library

Location:

8500 W. Broadway Ave.
Brooklyn Park, MN, 55445
United States

Phone:

612-543-6225

Release Day Camps at Urban Arts

Our Release Day Camps support families who need coverage for their children during release days from Minneapolis Public Schools. Each camp features amazing Teaching Artists and Art-Infused themes.
Dates: 
01/24/2019
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Organization:

Urban Arts Academy

Location:

3901 Chicago Ave South
Minneapolis, MN, 55407
United States

Phone:

612.827.1641

Winter Festival at Saint Paul RiverCentre

Join us at Saint Paul RiverCentre for some shopping from some of your local small businesses! We will be in the ballroom at Saint Paul RiverCentre from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Come before or after your Winter Carnival festivities. We'd love to see you!
Dates: 
01/26/2019
10:00 AM
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Location:

175 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN, 55102
United States

Phone:

(651) 265-4800

Minneapolis Motorcycle Show - International Motorcycle Shows

This motorcycle extravaganza is revved up even more, with entertainment for the entire family to enjoy and experience the world of all things powersports!
Dates: 
02/01/2019
02/02/2019
02/03/2019
See website for details
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Location:

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN, 55403
United States

Phone:

310 445 4200

Barton Open Family Night - Improv Parenting

Barton families can join us for a creative night of art-making, playing games and being entertained.
Dates: 
01/28/2019
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
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Location:

Barton Open Elementary
4237 Colfax Ave S
Minneapolis, MN, 55409
United States

Phone:

612-730-9795

Presidents Day Camp at The Works Museum

Are you looking for School Break Camps in the Twin Cities to engage your budding engineers? Our school holiday camps fit the bill!
Dates: 
02/18/2019
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
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Organization:

The Works Museum

Location:

9740 Grand Avenue
Bloomington, MN, 55420
United States

Phone:

952.888.4262

App Builder's Club

Brainstorm and build your very own app using the MIT App Inventor!
Dates: 
08/12/2019
08/13/2019
08/14/2019
Noon-3pm
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Location:

426 Pond Promenade
Chanhassen, MN, 55317
United States

Phone:

9523819956