Taco Tuesday – 11/20

Don’t want to cook before you spend all Thursday slaving in the kitchen prepping for the full-belly feast? Get out of the house and head to Saint Paul, BlackStack Brewing is collaborating with Los Ocampo to host Taco Tuesday. Get 3 tacos and a beer for just $10 – taco ’bout a deal! These aren’t just your average tacos either, Los Ocampo is a family owned restaurant, promising you authentic Mexican tacos just the way you like them – mix and match al pastor, steak, chicken, veggie and more!

Indoor Farmers Market – 11/21

The Saint Paul Farmers Market is moving indoors for the winter (can I get an Amen?). Stop by Union Depot this Wednesday from 1oam-1:30pm for fresh produce to cook with for your Thanksgiving dinner! The event will be held in the historic Head House, right down the street from Union Depot Bar & Grill. There will also be baked goods, jams and jellies, honey, eggs, chocolates, homemade sauces, and much more. Come grab a snack and support our local farmers!

Light Up the Lake Celebration – 11/23

Join the city of Wayzata in kicking off the holiday season on Friday. The Light Up the Lake Celebration starts at 4pm with reindeer to pet, Letters to Santa, free hot cocoa and treats, and a Cash Bar. At 4:45pm there will be Candy Cane Hunt for the kids as well! There will be live music throughout the evening at both the Depot and the Marquee as well as horse-drawn wagon rides. The finale begins at 6pm with the parade of lights down Lake Street and concluding with the Tree Lighting Ceremony. Don’t forget to bring a kid’s Christmas gift to donate to the Wayzata Police Department Drive for Toys for Tots! Check out the full celebration schedule.

Holidazzle Fireworks – 11/23

The Great Minnesota Winter Get Together kicks off this Friday – Grab your hat and mittens and join us for the opening night of Holidazzle in Loring Park! There will be a firework show sponsor by Xcel Energy beginning at 7pm. Enjoy free Santa visits, skating (with complimentary skates), a kids’ zone, interactive lighting exhibits, bonfires, great local food, beverages, and gift vendors as well. If you’re out of town this weekend, not to worry, Holidazzle Fireworks happen every Friday throughout December and every display is different!

MN Wild Outdoor Practice – 11/24

The Minnesota Wild take practice outside on Saturday. Call up a friend and find a seat at St. Louis Park Recreation Center to partake in this Minnesota tradition. The team will be on the rink from 9am-1pm – don’t forget to bundle up!