Going Out

The skyline of Yokohama, Japan.

When it comes to family vacations, the paths not typically taken can lead to the most interesting and fulfilling excursions.

The Eden Prairie Community Foundation is planning its second annual Prairie Brewfest this month. This year’s festival aims to be bigger and better, featuring live music, food, and a raffle.

The Chaska BBQ Bash on May 1 at Hazeltine National Golf Club raised money for Chaska High School’s activities, athletics and academic programs.

Guests identified the murderer in a room full of suspects at Eden Prairie Women of Today’s Murder Mystery Nite on March 20 at Olympic Hills Golf Club.

Art- and wine-lovers converge at the fifth annual ArtStock Wine and Music Festival at Parley Lake Winery in Waconia.

We like farmers markets for bringing fresh food straight from the farm to our community, but we love the markets for providing so much more than that.

The dawn of July in Waconia sees the return of one of the state’s favorite food festivals, a celebration of fabulous fare, exciting entertainment and a sparkling array of fireworks on July 2–5.

Get ready for fireworks— literal and figurative.

The new Valleyfair Soak City Waterpark features six crazy new slides. One of these new additions—Breakers Pipeline—includes four tube slides that enclose riders in a capsule 65 feet high and then let the floor fall out from underneath them, sending them on a splash-filled journey.

For the past 34 years, the Eden Prairie Community Foundation has supported local nonprofit organizations by giving away more than $1.5 million in grants.

An Ice Castle in Eden Prairie’s Miller Park provided a much-needed respite from cabin fever this winter.