Family Fun Twin Cities is counting down to the holiday and the new year with 10 hand-picked events for families in the month of December.
1) Holidazzle | Loring Park, Minneapolis
All the ingredients for a perfect family holiday outing are right here in Loring Park: Santa’s taking visitors, the ice rink is stocked with free loaner skates, outdoor movies and fireworks are on display select evenings, and you can get your shopping list tackled among the many vendors. Holidazzle runs Fri-Sun through Dec 23. All activities are free of charge.
2) Santa’s Train Shop | Minnesota Transportation Museum, St Paul
Santa’s Train Shop is one of the more unique holiday events in the Twin Cities. What better place for a little (or big) trainiac to hand over their Christmas list? The museum is located in the historic Jackson Street Roundhouse and gives kids a chance to explore train cars, tinker with hands-on exhibits and take a real ride on a car decorated for Christmas. Dec 9-10 & Dec 16-17, 10am-4pm. $5-$12/pp.