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How will you be celebrating Mom this Mother’s Day? If your plans include time spent together, here are some ideas around town to make her day extra special.
We also have some simple DIY gifts and cards the kids can make.
MOTHER’S DAY EVENTS – FREE FOR THE FAMILY
It’s all about art this weekend in the Twin Cities. Minneapolis and St. Paul are hosting four of their big annual festivals, plus join Minneapolis Institute of Arts as they celebrate their 100th birthday with a block party bash. For more ideas on how to get out and about this weekend and beyond, check our Family Fun Calendar. Happy exploring!
FRIDAY, AUGUST 8 – SUNDAY, AUGUST 9
Hours: Fri • 3-11pm, Sat • 10am-11pm, Sun • 9am-7pm
Family-friendly details: Of special interest to kids are the art and activity tents. Take an Irish dance lesson, play cultural games, make a craft, make a tin whistle and listen to child musicians. You can find a complete listing of events, plus entertainment, speakers and exhibitors here.
Getting there: Metro Transit is sponsoring free rides to Union Depot (download your pass here) where a connecting shuttle will take you out to Harriet Island. You can get more information about parking near the Fair here. Read More