Visit U.S. Bank Stadium to experience Minnesota’s fourth time hosting this exciting basketball championship. Enjoy a variety of basketball themed activities and sit back and watch a fast-paced ball game or two.
Sports, Health & Wellness
Compete against fellow community members in the center’s state-of-the-art competitive swimming pools and fitness center. Participants will compete in waves of eight. They will swim 1,000 meters or row 2,500 meters, bike 10 miles, and run three miles for a chance to win one of three medals.
Ages 14 and under. Prices vary. All day event.
Eden Prairie Community Center
16700 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie
Get your blood flowing at this Minnesotan-themed run. Run a 5k, or tackle the steep “Oven Mitt Mountain” on the 10-mile route. At the end, warm up with hot dish and a meat raffle. Lumberjack shirt optional.
All ages. Prices vary. 8:45—9:15 a.m. start times.
Boom Island Park
724 Sibley St. NE, Mpls.
Let off some steam under the big, white dome at Braemar Field. Walk or run laps, play around in the open field or take a swing at the batting cages alongside your family and fellow community members.
All ages. $5 per session. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
7509 Ikola Way, Edina
LOVE IS IN THE AIR. LITERALLY.
Popular Chairlift Speed Dating event returns to Afton Alps just in time for Valentine’s Day -- February 10!
WHY: Experts say one of the best ways to find romance is to look for it in areas of shared interest and activity. Where better to find a possible future partner than on a chairlift at Afton Alps?
Players will be assigned randomly to teams of five to six and while no experience is required, participants must be at least 21 years old. Free. 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. 651.324.5254.
Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, January 12 at 11:00 a.m. for Improve Yourself in the New Year With Meditation. The New Year is a time to create a clean slate. Join Arvind Naik, long time meditator for this powerful workshop. Arvind has been inspiring audiences on how to practice and learn this very simple technique which provides many benefits. There will even be a little meditation sitting at the end. Bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life and begin the New Year with a fresh start.
The 2019 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® cruises back to the Minneapolis Convention Center January 24-27, 2019 with four days of summer fun to help beat the winter blues. The region’s longest running boat show and annual family-friendly favorite offers visitors a one-stop shopping experience with hundreds of the newest boats, latest marine accessories and new marine technologies.