With the weather warming up in the Twin Cities and no holidays to celebrate, this is the perfect weekend to get out and explore with your family! You might be thrill seekers and want to head to an amusement park, or go for a hike to take advantage of the weather. Maybe you have some young animal lovers to look after and the zoo is just calling your name. No matter what adventure you seek, Twin Cities can provide you with a great time. Here are some family-friendly places to check out this weekend:
Saturday & Sunday Forecast
One thing is for sure, you can’t make weather your excuse to stay in this weekend! Saturday looks like it is going to be in the high 60’s and sunny with a lot of the same coming Sunday. We don’t want to jinx it, but you might not even see a cloud in the sky!
The Como area is a great place to take your family this weekend! The kids can play with smaller animals, see their favorites in the exhibits and explore beautiful gardens that are on the grounds. There are also parks to have picnics and play soccer or whatever games your little one's desire.
Season Pass: $69.95
Unlimited Rides: $21.95
2 Points per Ride: $1
Como Town is located on the same grounds as the Zoo, so it is a great spot to spend an entire day. Maybe check out the animals in the morning and head to the amusement park in the afternoon for some great fun! This isn’t going to please a roller coaster tycoon, but it is perfect for children ages 2-12. There are more than 18 different rides and attractions and a Zip-Line that zips around the entire facility-- it’s worth checking out!
Park Hours: 6am- Midnight
The beautiful shorelines of Brownie, Cedar, Calhoun and Harriet lakes make for the perfect park to take your family and enjoy the weather. There are multiple athletic fields and boat rental facilities to help you get on the lake and catch some rays. Bring your own food and beverages and come spend the day at one of Twin Cities’s premiere attractions.
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