19. Light the night at the Loppet
Experience Lake of the Isles in the winter darkness at this festival of lights.
Polka like you’re in Germany at the Twin Cities’ largest Oktoberfest tent party.
This festival celebrates all things winter in the Cities, and the ice sculptures alone are worth braving the cold.
This Grand Ave street fair and parade kicks off summer and brings St. Paul neighbors together for old-fashioned food, fun, and music.
Because one type of sugar isn’t enough, order the specialty: ice cream sandwiched between a Glam Doll donut.
24. Play around at the Guthrie
Performances are some of the best in the Midwest, and the Endless Bridge offers the most Instagram-worthy view of the Mississippi.