Monthly Archives: January 2019

Winter Wonderland Weekend Getaway Ideas

We are truly in our element when the weather is cold, and we love getting out on the weekends. Here are some weekend getaway ideas around the Minneapolis region: Mall of America -- When you’re feeling like you need to get out of the house, visit this behemoth of a mega-mall with its 500 stores, restaurants, and a wedding chapel. While there, you can enjoy the thrill rides of Nickelodeon Universe or visit the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium. St. Paul Winter Carnival -- January 24 - February 3, 2019 Head to downtown St. Paul for a fun time with friends and family. This festival has a lot going on, and most of them are free. Visit the website for a complete schedule. Watch a Minnesota Wild Hockey Game --  You can find the schedule for Minnesota Wild here if you want to catch a home game in Saint Paul. Outdoor Adventures -- There are so many activities during winter time. Go dog-sledding, cross-country skiing, fat-tire biking, ice skating, ice climbing, ice fishing, snowmobiling ... read more