You’ve stuffed yourself with turkey and shopped the sales – now it’s time to find something fun to do with the family this weekend! Here are three FREE events in the Twin Cities for families that you definitely want to check out! (For more family fun, check out our Event Calendar and our Discount Directory! And for discounts year-round, check out our special Black Friday membership deal going on right now!)
Bachman’s Annual Holiday Play – Santa’s Magical Music! This annual all-new holiday play has been a Bachman’s tradition for 30 years. It’s free to attend and great fun for families. All ages are welcome. Guests are encouraged to participate in a sing-a-long of holiday carols at the end, and stay to take pictures with Santa and Albert. (Bring your own camera. Play lasts approximately 20 minutes. Seating is first come, first serve.) View full details and watch a preview. Saturdays and Sundays | November 21-December 20, 2015. Saturdays | 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Sundays | 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Bachman’s on Lyndale | Free to attend.
Holidazzle begins! Holidazzle is bringing a little Up North fun to Loring Park! Celebrate the holiday season together in true Minnesota fashion. Enjoy family-friendly programming, delectable treats, music, entertainment and much more. Opening night is Friday, November 27th and festivities go on all weekend and throughout December. FREE.
Macy’s Santaland. Take in the magical, animated display of “A Day in the Life of an Elf,” telling the story of Santa’s elves as they prepare for Christmas! Then, visit Santa and tell him all your wishes! Have your picture taken with the man himself! An assortment of photo packages are available for purchase. Before you go, make a stop at Mrs. Claus’ bakery and Santa‘s toy shop. November 21st – December 24th. FREE admission.