A family-friendly festival held weekly on Thursday evenings in July, with local businesses and vendors, fine arts, foods, live concerts in the Gazebo and various children's activities including a petting zoo and games.
When: 6-9 p.m. Where: Downtown White Bear Lake Cost: FREE Contact: email@example.com Website: marketfest.org
The Bakken's Student Workshop is open for young makers and inventors.
When: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Where: The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis Cost: $25 for single-use pass, or $20 per visit with purchase of a 3- or 6-visit pass Contact: 612-926-3878 Website: thebakken.org/passport-to-invention
Enjoy free live music, a children's play area and free balloons for the first 50 children. Businesses will validate your parking (for up to three hours) with purchase if you park in the 10th Avenue parking ramp.
When: 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Where: Midtown Global Market, Minneapolis Cost: FREE Contact: 612-872-4041 Website: midtownglobalmarket.org
Enjoy a free movie, with accommodations for children with developmental disabilities. Lights are left up, sound is reduced and audience members are welcome to dance, sing and move around during the film - first-come, first-serve to theater capacity.
When: 10 a.m. Where: Theaters at Mall of America, Bloomington Cost: FREE Website: theatresmoa.com