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Bank of America – Museums on Us

The Bank of America Museums on Us program offers FREE weekend general admission to Bank of America, Merrill and Bank of America Private Bank credit and debit cardholders, at 7

Free
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Discovery Walk: Fall Birds at Tamarack Nature Center

Tamarack Nature Center 5287 Otter Lake Road, White Bear Lake

Join Tamarack Nature Center's experienced birding volunteers to learn about birds of the area, how to identify them by sight and sound and all about their lives. Bring binoculars if

Free

Ghoulish Games at George Enloe Park

George Enloe Park 631 Lund Blvd., Anoka

Grab your friends and join us for our Ghoulish Games! Saturday, October 8, 2022 we will host our Boos & Bags (Bags Tournament), Bigfoot's Kickball Tournament, and Gruesome Twosome Pickleball

Kids Garage Sale at Shoreview Community Center

Shoreview Community Center 4580 Victoria Street North, Shoreview

Calling all kids! Here's your chance to make a little money to use for holiday shopping or to find special gifts at bargain prices! Kids can rent a table to

Touch-A-Truck at Shoreview Community Center

Shoreview Community Center 4580 Victoria Street North, Shoreview

This is your chance to hop in the driver's seat of a snowplow, dump truck, and more! Free to attend, no signup needed. Held in the community center lower level

Free
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Harvest Fiber Festival at Harvest Hill Acres

Harvest Hill Acres 7477 400TH Street, Dennison

A FREE fun filled, family friendly, FIBER loaded event on Harvest Hill Acres farm. Featuring fiber vendors from MN, Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. Also interesting vendors carrying other items. Never

Free
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Minnesota Renaissance Festival

Minnesota Renaissance Festival 12364 Chestnut Blvd, Shakopee

King Henry and his royal court invite one and all to his 16th Century European village featuring 16 stages of exciting entertainment. Over 250 artisans fill the Festival marketplace to

Coon Rapids Fire Department Open House at Sand Creek Park

Sand Creek Park 1008 Northdale Blvd NW, Coon Rapids

Coon Rapids firefighters look forward to October every year for the chance to meet and interact with the community at the annual Fire Department Open House. Check out fire trucks,

Free

Small World Learning Center Fall Festival

Small World Learning Center - Maple Grove 13961 Maple Knoll Way, Maple Grove

Join Small World Learning Center in Maple Grove for their Fall Festival/Family Appreciation event on Saturday, October 1st!!! Feel free to come DRESSED IN A COSTUME for some fall time

Free

Woodbury Lakes Harvest Hop

Woodbury Lakes 9020 Hudson Rd, Woodbury

Join Woodbury Lakes for a harvest-sized festival of events for the whole family! They'll start off with a live performance by the Teddy Bear Band at 10AM in the Courtyard.

Free

Free First Saturday: Book Worms at Walker Art Center

Walker Art Center 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis

Can a book be an artwork? Explore the playful and ingenious world of artists’ books at this Free First Saturday celebrating the Walker Art Center Library’s Rosemary Furtak Artist Book

Free

International Day 2022 at The International School of Minnesota

The International School of Minnesota 6385 Beach Road, Eden Prairie

International Day at ISM is a fun, FREE, family-friendly event that showcases performances, food and activities from around the world! Try a diverse sampling of foods from Brazil, Lebanon, Ukraine,

Free
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Pinehaven Farms Grandparents Weekend

Pinehaven Farm 28186 Kettle River Blvd, Wyoming

Bring your Grandparents to the Pumpkin Patch! Spend the day as a family at Pinehaven Farm! Grandparents receive discounted admission at the gate. Pinehaven's First Craft Show will be open

Nooks & Crannies Tour at the Washington County Historic Courthouse

Washington County Historic Courthouse 14949 62nd St N, Stillwater

Explore the areas of the Historic Courthouse that are typically closed off to the public, including the basement, dome, and step inside the 1870’s jail that housed women and juveniles!

$10.00
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Fall festival at The 100 Acre Homestead

The 100 Acre Homestead 6360 60th Ave, Princeton

Come out and enjoy some family fun on their homestead.  Animal feeding and petting, hay wagon rides, barrel train rides, corn pit, obstacle course, rock painting and MORE. Vendors set

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Twin Cities Iranian Culture Festival at Squirrel Haus Arts

Squirrel Haus Arts 3450 Snelling Ave, Minneapolis

The fourth annual Twin Cities Iranian Culture Collective Fall Festival will feature the Twin Cities most talented Iranian-American musicians, dancers, and singers, as well as a chai-khaneh (traditional Iranian tea

Free

Saturday Vibe: Storytime and Puppet Making with Theater Mu

George Latimer Central Library 90 W 4th St, St Paul

Explore the world of theater behind the curtains with our favorite artists! Dive into AAPI stories and adventures, and then learn to create puppets to tell your own stories with Theater Mu.

Free
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Tricks And Treats at Valleyfair

Valleyfair One Valleyfair Drive, Shakopee

Tricks And Treats: Choose Your Path! Halloween celebrations at Valleyfair are transforming in 2022 as they say goodbye to Halloween Haunt and introduce Tricks And Treats, their all-new, over-the-top, larger-than-life,

Blaine Oktoberfest at Tom Ryan Park

Tom Ryan Park 10802 Town Square Drive NE, Blaine

Come out to Tom Ryan Park and celebrate the harvest at the first ever Blaine Octoberfest! Event Lineup 12-9PM - Fall Craft Fair (inside Blaine City Hall) 3-6PM - Petting

Arts in Autumn at West Palmer Park

West Palmer Park 7110 Palmer Lake Drive, Brooklyn Center

Experience art in the beauty of Autumn! Refreshments, music, activities, art experiences with Free in Color & MN Zaj Zog. Free for all ages.

Free

Native Beading at the Gideon and Agnes Pond House

Gideon and Agnes Pond House 401 E 104th St, Bloomington

Make your own bead project to take home with Lakota artist Carol Charging Thunder. Carol has been beading for over 50 years. Some of her beadwork has been exhibited at

Free
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FunLab: STEAM for ages 7-11 at Dayton’s Bluff

Dayton's Bluff Library 645 E 7th St, Saint Paul

FunLab is STEAM programming designed for kids ages 7-11. Join Saint Paul Public Library for a fun drop-in session from 2-4 p.m. for crafts, engineering projects, science experiments, or relaxing

Free

RC Car Racing at the Crystal Community Center

Crystal Community Center 4800 Douglas Dr N, Crystal

RC Car Racing for is fun for all ages. Want to try racing RC Cars on a track with jumps? Party Crashers RC Racing will provide tips and tricks as

$15.00
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Family Storytime at Hamline Midway Library

Hamline Midway Library 1558 W Minnehaha Ave, Saint Paul

Join them as they read, sing, and play! For young children and their families. February 19: Bears February 26: Boxes March 5:  Eggs March 12:  Luck March 19: Read Brave:

Free
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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Minnesota Zoo

Minnesota Zoo 13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular returns bigger and better than ever at the Minnesota Zoo! Gather your family and friends and come explore our glowing trail with thousands of artistically carved pumpkins. This

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Halloween Glow Golf at Lilli Putt

Lilli Putt~Coon Rapids, MN 1349 Coon Rapids Blvd NW, Coon Rapids

Halloween Glow golf is back and spookier than ever! The first weekend for Halloween Glow golf will be Friday September 23rd and Saturday September 24th, and will continue every Friday

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Fright Lights at Nickelodeon Universe®

Mall of America 60 E Broadway, Bloomington

Nickelodeon Universe has come under the spell of a funky witch! She can make the lights and music groove and the people move—all in the name of spooky Halloween fun.

Free

Twin Cities Event Calendar by Twin Cities Kids Club

Are you looking for family-friendly, educational, holiday-themed, and fun events to take the kids to? Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is the perfect resource for finding activities and events your entire family will love. Create precious family memories together by attending unique events designed specifically for children.

In-person, online, indoor, and outdoor events are all included on the Twin Cities Event Calendar. You’re sure to find an activity that is ideal and engaging for your family. For more information, simply click the event, and you’ll be given all of the details, including date, time, location, and cost! There is also contact information for the host for the event in case you have any burning questions.

Use the handy search feature at the top of the event calendar to search by month and keyword if you’re looking for a specific event. For example: search “toddler” to find any events specifically designed for your tiny tots.

This event calendar is updated regularly and chock full of local events and discount days from our partners. Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is free to access—you don’t have to join the discount club (but we’d love it if you did!) Whether you’re a Minnesota Native or just here for the weekend, you’ll find useful information on local events that will spice up your routine.

You can find great activities to beat the heat during the summer, like ice cream socials or a float-in movie. You can find a whole host of indoor activities in the wintertime to keep your kids happy and learning, like ballet, gymnastics, or storytime at the local library.

We list everything from ice skating, to firework shows, to movies in the park, to Online Mario Kart Tournaments. It’s all here! Let Twin Cities Kids Club be your go-to resource for the best events in the Twin Cities.

Parents, keep an eye out for special sales events listed on the calendar too! You may find incredible limited-time deals on maternity wear or kids’ clothes.

Be sure to bookmark this page in your internet browser, so you never miss any of the exciting, kid-friendly events in Minneapolis/Saint Paul and surrounding areas.