Sports, Health & Wellness
Compete against fellow community members in the center’s state-of-the-art competitive swimming pools and fitness center. Participants will compete in waves of eight. They will swim 1,000 meters or row 2,500 meters, bike 10 miles, and run three miles for a chance to win one of three medals.
Ages 14 and under. Prices vary. All day event.
Eden Prairie Community Center
16700 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie
Get your blood flowing at this Minnesotan-themed run. Run a 5k, or tackle the steep “Oven Mitt Mountain” on the 10-mile route. At the end, warm up with hot dish and a meat raffle. Lumberjack shirt optional.
All ages. Prices vary. 8:45—9:15 a.m. start times.
Boom Island Park
724 Sibley St. NE, Mpls.
Let off some steam under the big, white dome at Braemar Field. Walk or run laps, play around in the open field or take a swing at the batting cages alongside your family and fellow community members.
All ages. $5 per session. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
7509 Ikola Way, Edina
Warm up with a little race fever. The Hypothermic 1/2 Marathon is set for 9 a.m. on February 17 at 13001 Technology Drive, Eden Prairie. Each registrant will receive a commemorative Hypothermic Half package courtesy of the Running Room. Additionally, all participates are eligible for a finisher’s medal and a complimentary brunch, ideal for refueling after the event. Until February 15, registration is $65 for the run/walk, and additional brunch tickets are $15. Race materials can be picked up from 4-8 p.m. February 15 and from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Febuary 16 at the Mall of America Running Room.
Players will be assigned randomly to teams of five to six and while no experience is required, participants must be at least 21 years old. Free. 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. 651.324.5254.
The 2019 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® cruises back to the Minneapolis Convention Center January 24-27, 2019 with four days of summer fun to help beat the winter blues. The region’s longest running boat show and annual family-friendly favorite offers visitors a one-stop shopping experience with hundreds of the newest boats, latest marine accessories and new marine technologies.
Insight Vision Care
GRAND OPENING EVENT
Come for a chance to win PRADA sunglasses, Prodesign frames, Modo frames, and free giveaways!
40% off frames and heavy appetizers. Come and check us out!
This event will draw more than 1,000 participants of all ages and abilities to our campus and the 2.5 acres of DNR-designated wetlands and School Forest . The event will kick off with the inclusive 5K, followed by the Festival that will feature up-close encounters with animals and nature as well as interactive art, music and energy-boosting activities.
Bingo, FREE Kid's Zone, FREE Pony Rides, Live Music, Food Vendors, Magic Show, Kiddie Parade with Prizes, Market Vendors, Bloodmobile, Beer Trailer, Wiener Dog Races, City Wide Garage Sales, Bean Bag Tournament, FREE Face Painting.