There’s no place like home for the holidays…
And we might be biased, but we think the Midwest does it best when it comes to holiday activities. We asked our team members for their favorites during this festive season.
You can’t do the holiday season in the Twin Cities without paying a visit to the Holidazzle Village. Located in Loring Park (right next to 430 Oak Grove), this Minnesota tradition includes a market, food and beverages, an ice skating rink, movie nights, fireworks and a chance to meet with Santa Claus himself!
Shakopee Winter Wonderland
The southern suburb of Shakopee is not only home to our Eagle Creek Townhomes, but also to the Shakopee Winter Wonderland, an old-fashioned, residential holiday light display assembled by three generations of a local family. It includes a moving ferris wheel, merry-go-round, train, and more.
Spirit of Winter Festival of Lights
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chaska features a Winter Gift Market, holiday teas, live holiday music, outdoor light displays, and visits with Santa—a one-stop shop for fabulous holiday memories.
Elm Creek Winter Recreation Area
If you’re feeling adventurous, head to the Elm Creek Winter Recreation Area, which features a lighted tubing hill, a ski and snowboard hill, and almost 18K of cross-country ski trails.
Visiting relatives out of state this season?
Looking for entertainment beyond December?
The Music Under Glass Concert Series at the Como Zoo is a must. Spend your January Sundays enjoying free music in a beautiful setting with appetizers and beverages available for purchase.