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“Disney on Ice: Princess Wishes” is coming to the Target Center Thursday, 3/3 through Sunday, 3/6. Get a special opening night offer (3/3 at 7pm) when you order through Ticketmaster and use code Z4926 (offer ends 1/30). Your tickets will be just $11 each (excludes front row and VIP seats).
Bloomington Winter Fete. Welcome winter during this 9th annual celebration sponsored by Bloomington Parks & Recreation. Activities will take place throughout the city from Friday, 1/28 through Sunday, 1/30. Events include the Family Chill Out and ice fishing event, Winter Fete History Festival, and more. All activities are free, unless otherwise noted.
Winterfest ’11 at Linden Hills Park will be on Friday, 1/28 from 6:30-8:30pm. Bring your friends and family to the park for free horse-drawn wagon rides, music, roasting marshmallows by the fire, face painting and more. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be moved to Friday, 2/4.
Edina Winter Neighborhood Night Out. Get out and connect with your neighbors at this free event on Friday, 1/28 from 7-8:30pm. Participating parks will be Normandale Park, Pamela Park and Weber Park. Decaf coffee, cider, and cookies will be provided at no charge, and different activities will be held at different locations, including kick sleds, snowshoe demos, caricatures and more.
4th Annual Art Sled Rally at Powderhorn Park. Bring your decorated art sleds to Powderhorn Park on Sunday, 1/30 from 2-5pm to hit the slopes. Live music, a warming tent, hot chocolate and coffee will also be available. Don’t have a decorated sled? You can create your own free art sled at Powderhorn Park Community Center on Saturday, 1/29 from 11am-4pm. Bring a plastic or wooden sled to use as a base, if you have one.
Your turn: Which of the weekend winter festivals in the Twin Cities will you be attending?