I O N S MINNEAPOLIS SCULPTURE GARDEN
1750 Hennepin Avenue,
612-375-7600 | walkerart.org
The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
is one of the most celebrated urban
sculpture parks in the country,
featuring more than 40 masterpieces
of modern and contemporary
art. Free admission, open 6 a.m.
to midnight. See Downtown
Minneapolis Map for location.
10 W. Seventh Street, Saint Paul,
55102 | 651-225-6001 | mcm.org
At the Minnesota Children’s Museum,
children will have a blast discovering
an exciting, interactive world that
fosters their creativity, increases
their understanding and sparks an
appreciation for lifelong learning.
Each of our seven galleries is uniquely
designed to provide a hands-on,
stimulating environment for children
six months to 10 years old.
13000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley,
55214 | 952-431-9200,
800-366-7811 | mnzoo.org
The Minnesota Zoo features more
than 4,000 exotic animals from
around the world. Award-winning
exhibits such as Russia’s Grizzly
Coast and the 3M Penguins of the
African Coast provide family-fun for
all ages. The Zoo is open year-round
and includes a working family farm,
marine education center and tropical
rain forest. New in 2014 is Big Bugs!
Larger-than-life animatronic bugs,
and live ones, too.
MINNESOTA APPLE ORCHARD
17325 Pleasant Valley Road,
Shafer, 55074 | 651-257-9159
Pleasant Valley Orchard has two
great seasons! Pick-your-own
strawberries in June/July and the
fall apple orchard season Labor Day
weekend through early November.
Situated with sweeping views of the
St. Croix Valley we produce high-quality fruit and welcome families.
Fall also means pumpkins, bakery
and traditional orchard activities.
HIKE • BIKE • BOAT • PUBLIC CRUISES •
Afton’s Strawberry Fest
DINING • LODGING • SHOPPING •
GOLF • SKIING
June 21 & 22
4th of July Parade
12:00 Noon July 4
Afton Art in the Park
September 27 & 28
Afton Village Holiday
December 5 & 6
Ultimate Girls’ Night Out
Third Thursday of every month, 5-8 p.m.