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Free Family Fun Day at Mississippi Gateway Regional Park
August 7 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT
One event on August 14, 2022 at 1:00 PM
One event on August 21, 2022 at 1:00 PM
One event on August 28, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Sunday, August 7: Free Family Fun Day: Feed the Animals
Meet some of our reptile and amphibian ambassadors and watch them eat. Drop in anytime to enjoy this self-paced activity. Participants ages 11 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunday, August 14: Free Family Fun Day: Nature Photography 101
Bring a camera and learn some of the basics of nature photography while walking through the park and practicing the “rules” along the way. Drop in anytime to enjoy this self-paced activity. Participants ages 11 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunday, August 21: Free Family Fun Day: River Fun!
The Mississippi River has so much fun to offer! Seine for minnows, catch a crayfish, build sandcastles and more. Drop-in anytime. Participants ages 11 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunday, August 28: Free Family Fun Day: Spiders
Use nets and jars to collect a variety of spiders and their relatives. Learn about four types of webs, how spiders use camouflage and why spiders live in our houses. Drop in anytime to enjoy this self-paced activity. Participants ages 11 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
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.
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