Explore the Twin Cities

Tuesday, August 28th

  • Mill City Night Market 4 PM – 8 PM
  • Twin Cities River Rats: Free Water Ski Show 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
  • $5 Movie Tuesday @ St. Anthony Main Theater
  • Movies in the Park – The Princess Bride @ Father Hennepin Bluff Park – 8 PM

Wednesday, August 29th

  • Outdoor Yoga @ Lake of the Isles – 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM – $5 suggested donation
  • St. Paul Saints vs. Chicago Dogs Baseball Game – 7:05 PM – tickets start at $6
  • HAMILTON – 7:30 PM – 10 PM – ticket lottery before every show

Thursday, August 30th

  • Trivia @ Can-Can Wonderland – 6 PM
  • Gopher Women’s Soccer vs DePaul – 6 PM –$5, or free with UCard
  • Gopher Football vs New Mexico – 6 PM – $20 with UCard
  • St. Paul Saints vs. Chicago Dogs Baseball Game – 7:05 PM – tickets start at $6

Friday, August 31st

  • The Comedy Corner Open Mic Night – 10 PM
  • Science Museum of Minnesota Student Night – $5 after 6PM with UCard
  • St. Paul Saints vs. Chicago Dogs Baseball + Friday night fireworks – 7:05 PM – tickets start at $8
  • Gopher Women’s Volleyball vs North Dakota State University – 7 PM – $10, or free with UCard
  • Movies in the Park – The Wizard of Oz @ Lake Harriet Park – 8 PM

Saturday, September 1st

  • Mill City Farmer’s Market – 8 AM – 1 PM
  • Tour the Guthrie Theater – 10 AM – $12, or $7 for students
  • Gopher Women’s Volleyball vs Georgia Southern University – 10 AM – $10, or free with UCard
  • Insight Brewery Tour – 12:15 PM
  • Gopher Women’s Volleyball vs University of Arkansas – 7 PM – $10, or free with UCard

Sunday, September 2nd

  • Yoga @ the Aster Café – 10 AM – 11:30 AM Urban Growler’s Farmer’s Market 11 AM – 5 PM
  • Gopher Women’s Soccer vs Stanford University – 12 PM – $5, or free with UCard
  • Minneapolis Riverfront Tour @ Mill City Museum – 1 PM – $14 with student ID
  • Trivia @ Surly Brewing – 7 PM

Activities for any day of the week:

  • Walker Art Museum’s Skyline Mini-Golf $10 or $8 for members
  • Minnesota State Fair – $14
  • Minnesota Zoo – $16.50 with UCard
  • Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium – $17.00 with UCard
  • Mill City Museum – $ 8.50 with UCard
  • Minnesota History Museum – $12, $10 with UCard
  • Can-Can Wonderland Mini-Golf – $14
  • Lawn Bowl on the roof of Brit’s – $10 per person per hour
  • Ride the vertically revolving patio (Ferris wheel) at Betty Danger’s – $6 with a purchase of at least $4

Free activities for any day of the week:

  • Weisman Art Museum – U of M Campus
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art
  • Minnehaha Falls
  • Como Zoo
  • Minnesota State Capitol – Free tours on the hour 10AM – 2PM Monday – Saturday
  • Midtown Global Market
  • Walker Sculpture Garden
  • Summit Brewing – Free tours
  • University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
  • Mall of America
  • Guthrie Theater (shows cost money, but wandering around is free)

Note: All events are free unless otherwise noted

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