fun kids activities mn

sKIDaddlers has the top 10 things to do with they kids this weekend in the Twin Cities and surrounding areas. Discover something new!

  1. Fort Snelling (St Paul MN) Saturday May 25, 2019, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Watch demonstrations like cannon firings, hearth cooking, blacksmithing, and more. Join in historic games on the parade grounds, and kids can try out the “History Hunt” and earn a small prize.
  2. Llama Trek at the Zoo (Apple Valley MN) May 25 – September 2 – walk among free-roaming llama and other South American animals.
  3. The Landing (Shakopee MN) Saturday, May 25th, 10 AM — 5 PM
    Sunday, May 26th, 12 — 5 PM, Monday, May 27th, 10 AM — 5 PM
    Meet Civil War veterans and learn how Memorial Day began in 1868.
  4. Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary (Minneapolis MN) Monday, May 27, 12:00PM – Celebrate Memorial Day with a Wildflower Garden naturalist for a scavenger hunt hike to look for the plants and animals of the Spring woods.
  5. Music and Movies Kick off Event Lake Harriet (Minneapolis MN) Monday, May 27 04:30 pm featuring Sawyer’s Dream & Rubber Soul.
  6. Peer Into the Pond Maple Wood Nature Center Saturday, May 25, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM – Catch, identify and release snails, water bugs and minnows and view them live under our TV video cam.  Free! Register online by Friday, May 24.
  7. Storytime and Activities featuring Aladdin (Barnes & Nobel Stores) Saturday, May 25, 11:00 AM – Celebrate the release of the live-action movie with this Storytime. Activites to follow. Plus get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4! (Café stores only) 
  8. Cardboard Creations CanCan Wonderland (St Paul MN) Sunday, May 26, 11:00AM – 3:00PM – Create cardboard masks – head armor, tiaras and crowns, animal faces and all sorts of fantastical creatures with artist, Pete Talbot.
  9. The Big Bounce America (St. Louis Park MN) Your ‘all access’ ticket entitles you to 3 hours of fun on three completely unique attractions for just one price.
  10. Camp Northern Lights Community Open House (Ely MN) May 25, 2019, 10:00AM – 1:30PM – Explore YMCA Camp Northern Lights with family and friends! Join staff and members of the community for an open house that includes crafts, pontoon boat rides, and more.

We have a lot of ideas for Springtime fun in Minnesota. Discover something new!