Celebrate locally brewed beer with the Minnesota Craft Brewer’s Guild this winter. Sample the wares of over 90 breweries in a festive party atmosphere, pair your unlimited samples with specially crafted small plates and enjoy live entertainment. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Winterfest
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Join us every Saturday and Sunday for a hot breakfast and take advantage of the indoor galleries or play outside where you can hike, snowshoe or cross-country ski. Breakfast is $8.99 plus gate admission. No reservations needed. Read more about Arboretum Weekend Breakfast
Join us in February for an outdoor tour through the beautiful Harrison Scuplture Garden sites. Each tour will be led by a docent and refreshments are included. Free after gate admission at the MN Landscape Arboretum. arboretum.umn.edu Read more about Arboretum Harrison Sculpture Garden Winter Tours
No need to wait for summer art fairs to experience the thrill of the hunt for that perfect piece of art, find it at the Arboretum's Winter Art Fair. Nature inspired fine arts and crafts, jewelry, clothing, home accessories, health & beauty products and sweet & savory treats abound. Enter through the Oswald Visitor Center and explore all the way through the Snyder Building. The Winter Art Fair is free to the public after gate admission. Read more about Arboretum Winter Art Fair
You don’t have to be a runner to enjoy this event! The Minnesota Brewery Running Series is hosting a dash between Bauhaus Brew Labs and 612Brew. The run only lasts a few blocks, and you’re invited to take your time getting from one brewery to the other. All are invited to participate, but to enjoy the beer you must be 21 and up. Read more about 0.5K Winter Beer Dash
MINNESOTA MAKERS + OMNI BREWING POP-UP TAPROOM - THAT’S A BLACK FRIDAY LINEUP TO LOVE!
The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes is Host to its First-Ever PLAID MARKET!
Showcasing 20 Minnesota Makers, OMNI BEER, and Great Deals - All with a Portion of the Proceeds Going Toward Fighting Childhood Hunger!
WHAT: Plaid Market at The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove Read more about Plaid Market at The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove
Stop by Dolce Vita Wine Shop this winter to sample the best spirits it has to offer. This open house will feature free sampling, allowing you to explore everything from Cognac to cordials, helping you to find the perfect gift of the season. Read more about Premium Spirits Open House
The market might have moved locations this year, but it still has the same great combination of food vendors and artisans. Shop fresh, locally sourced produce while sampling some of the excellent ready-to-eat fare. Browse the work of artists from the area and find unique gifts for the people on your Christmas list.
Read more about Linden Hills Holiday Market