Welcome to February in the Twin Cities!
It is our hope that you can use our Twin Cities February Family Events & Activities Guide page as a convenient way to find all the special themed activities this month brings. In February, seek out ways to celebrate with your little (and big) valentines, stay cozy in the trenches of winter, and browse camps for your kids while dreaming of summer! As always, we hope to be inspiration in planning your family time together.
Ultimate Winter Survival Guide
Couldn’t we all use a little help getting through the long Minnesota winter with our kids? Keep our Ultimate Winter Survival Guide in your virtual back pocket. It’s packed with suggestions for the best sledding hills & ice skating rinks in the Metro Area. When it’s time to come in from the cold, we’ve got ideas for cozy-up games and other indoor fun.
Valentine's Day Events
Spend some time with your favorite sweethearts taking advantage of the local Valentine’s Day ideas in the Twin Cities starting the last weekend of January. Get inspiration for homemade crafty gifts.
Plus, find more Valentine’s Idea on our Valentine’s Pinterest Board.
Festivals aren’t just for summer here in Minnesota. Many of our favorite winter traditions have been “iced out” this year or have yet to be announced, but check back here for the latest. Then bundle up and get out there for snow-building contests, snowshoeing, ice skating and scavenger and medallion hunts. Some of our favorite winter festivals include:
Winter in Stillwater | Thru March 2021
St Paul Winter CArnival | Jan 28-Feb 7
Mid-winter Fest | Apple Valley – Jan 29-Feb 7
Polar Fest | Burnsville – Feb 13
Kites on Ice | Buffalo – Feb 13
Wonders of Winter | Maple Grove – Feb 20
Brooklyn Park Winterfest – Feb 20
Things to do this weekend
Each weekend we pull together a mix of indoor, outdoor and virtual
activities to choose from. For more ideas, hop over to our Family Fun Calendar. We try to keep it stocked with options to fit your family’s needs – whether you’re keeping close to home or you need a break from it.
COZY INDOOR ACTIVITIES
There’s not a speck of snow in sight in any of these 28 ideas for cozied-up indoor play and family time in February. One for each day, but most of them can be swapped out all month long.
We’ve been keeping busy on cold days diving into these lists of fun indoor games for kids and families. Boredom buster alert!
Did we miss something? We would love to hear from you. If you know of any Twin Cities February Family Events feel free to leave us a comment and share with the community!