Most folks in St. Louis Park probably know it's Parktacular weekend (for more on that, see our ). but there are other fun things going on in the west metro as well. Here are some of our top choices:
When: Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to noon
Where: (1/2 a block south of the Main Street clock tower)
Why Go: Help celebrate the market’s opening day with fresh local produce and artisan displays.
Price: Free, save for items purchased
When: Saturday, starting at 10 a.m.
Why Go: Whether you like to listen to live music, canoe, skateboard, fish, give blood, eat, or partake in block party action, you won’t be disappointed.
Price: Varies with each event, although most activities are free
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: , Minnetonka
Why Go: Load up on books for your summer reading adventures.
Price: All books are $1 or less
When: Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Why Go: Show dad just how much you care.
Price: $7 per person; kids 5 and under eat for free
When: Sunday, noon
Where: , Edina
Why Go: It’s not quite midsummer, but it should still be magical.