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Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! | Children’s Theatre Company

Children's Theatre Company 2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis

Back by popular demand following its sold-out run! In this CTC holiday favorite, filled with music and Seussian rhymes, The Grinch plots the greatest heist imaginable—stealing the very thing the joyful Whos love the most! Until, that is, the combination of kindness and community produces not only a change in...

$15 – $92

Caring Santa | Southdale Center

Southdale Center 10 Southdale Center, Edina

Exclusively for children with special needs.  Reservations are required for this private photo experience.  Schedule your photo today. 

Santa Visits & Holiday Hayrides | Minnetonka Orchard

Minnetonka Orchards 6530 County Road 26, Minnetrista

Join us on the farm as we host Santa Claus weekends during the holiday season. This magical experience includes a holiday hayride to Santa’s barn decked with festive decor and a digital copy of your picture with Santa to cherish. Make this your new family tradition and create special memories...

$35 – $65
Event Series Santa Cares | Northtown Mall

Santa Cares | Northtown Mall

Northtown Mall 398 Northtown Drive, Blaine

Santa Cares events allow people of all ages and abilities to enjoy Santa Magic photo experiences in an inclusive environment that improves comfort, enjoyment and participation among children with sensory sensitivities. During these events, we're proud to collect donations on behalf of Autism Speaks at select US locations. Most events take place...

Field & Festival Holiday Market | Minneapolis, MN

Wagners Garden Center 6024 Penn Avenue South, Minneapolis

Our popular holiday markets are BACK! Join us at Wagner's Garden Center this holiday season for our food and maker market series! Field and Festival is a bustling hub of local farmers, foodies, and makers hosted at Wagner's Garden Center, a family-run business started in Minneapolis more than 100 years...

Event Series The Santa Experience | Minneapolis, MN

The Santa Experience | Minneapolis, MN

The Hitching Company 925 N. 5th Street, Minneapolis

Join Santa at The Hitching Company for our Annual Santa Experience. Create wonderful memories with Santa in his sleigh, and make sure to have your camera so Santa’s Elves can capture the magic for you. After visiting with Santa, enjoy a festive horse-drawn wagonette ride. Holiday treats and a special...


Santa’s Train Shop | Minnesota Transportation Museum

Minnesota Transportation Museum 193 Pennsylvania Ave. E. Saint Paul, MN, 55130, Saint Paul

During the first three full weekends in December, we host our annual Santa’s Train Shop at Jackson Street Roundhouse & Museum. Come on out for activities all day long! Learn about railroad history while enjoying a festive holiday atmosphere. Train Rides included with admission. Rides are 10 to 15 minutes...

Event Series Santa Cares | Ridgedale Center

Santa Cares | Ridgedale Center

Ridgedale Center 12401 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka

***RESERVATIONS FULL*** Santa Cares events allow people of all ages and abilities to enjoy Santa Magic photo experiences in an inclusive environment that improves comfort, enjoyment and participation among children with sensory sensitivities. During these events, we're proud to collect donations on behalf of Autism Speaks at select US locations. Most events...

Julmarknad Handcraft Market & Festival | Minneapolis, MN

American Swedish Institute 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis

The sights and sounds of the Scandinavian marketplace come to ASI for 3 days during the first weekend in December at one of the region’s largest handcraft markets and festivals. Shop handmade goods from 60 regional artists. Browse exceptional items from ASI’s own Jul Shop, alongside distinctive artisan glass, clothing,...

Event Series Holiday Craft Fair | Roseville City Hall

Holiday Craft Fair | Roseville City Hall

Roseville City Hall 2660 Civic Center Dr., Roseville

The Harriet Alexander Nature Center presents the annual Holiday Craft Fair at Roseville City Hall, 2660 Civic Center Drive, with all vendor fees going to support the nature center. The sale features quality, hand-crafted items, exhibited and sold by more than 50 local crafters and artists. Merchandise includes pottery, beadwork, jewelry,...

Event Series Nordic Julemarket | Minneapolis, MN

Nordic Julemarket | Minneapolis, MN

Utepils Brewing Company 225 Thomas Ave N, Minneapolis

Nordic Julemarket is a unique holiday market with a cultural inspiration taking root in the Christmas traditions of the five Nordic Countries. With Scandinavian-inspired shopping, traditional folk music, dancing, and other festivities, Nordic Julemarket encourages people of all ages and backgrounds to attend. As always, Nordic Julemarket is a FREE...


Winter Market | 7 Vines Vineyard and Winery

7 Vines Vineyard and Winery 101 Dellwood Rd, Saint Paul

Vendors will be situated indoors in our stateroom. A self-serve bar offering wine by the glass & bottle and food will be available, no reservation needed. Reservations for our wine bar offering full service are limited and receive priority seating. Selfies with Santa! Make a donation to the Alzheimers Research...

Event Series Twinkle Party | Downtown Stillwater, MN

Twinkle Party | Downtown Stillwater, MN

Downtown Stillwater Water Street, Stillwater

Friday, December 1 This weekend lights the way to the Holidays! Stillwater's Mainstreet and side streets feature a vast array of shops & restaurants of all flavors. 6:30-8:30 PM - Enjoy holiday lights, sights & the sounds of Victorian Carolers strolling down mainstreet Stillwater. Saturday, December 2 - Twinkle Party & City of...

Holiday Fest | Shakopee, MN

Downtown Shakopee 1st Ave East, Shakopee

Holiday Fest is an open streets celebration to kick-off the holiday season! This fun-for-the-whole-family event will feature a vendor market, pictures with Santa, a walk-through parade, tree lighting, and fireworks! 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Winter Market (Lewis Street Parking Lot) Holiday Activity Stations (Downtown Businesses) Walk-Through Parade (First Ave East)...

Old Fashioned Holiday | Holz Farm Park

Holz Farm 4669 Manor Drive, Eagan

Celebrate the Christmas Holiday at this old-fashioned, 1940’s era event at Holz Farm. There is no admission fee, all events are free. You’ll enjoy experiences such as hayrides, a bonfire, s’mores, carols, live reindeer and a visit by Santa. Also, enjoy holiday cookies as they were prepared on the farm...


Winter Lights | Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska

Stroll through the Arboretum gardens decked out in Winter Lights. Enjoy fresh air as you explore outdoor light displays, highlighting flowers, trees and the beauty of nature, on the one-mile, self-guided walking route. New for 2023 will be a color-changing tunnel, a Winter Village on Scarecrow Hill and a field...

Magic of Lights at Viking Lakes | Eagan, MN

Viking Lakes 2685 Vikings Circle, Eagan

Making its Twin Cities debut at Viking Lakes this Holiday season, Magic of Lights features over 2 million dazzling holiday lights. Guests will enjoy Magic of Lights’™ classic holiday favorites including Winter Wonderland, the 12 days of Christmas, Toyland, festive Elves, and Reindeer Road from the comfort of their vehicles....