Fat Tire Bike Ride Series – 12/12

Get some fresh air this week, join Penn Cycle for their Wednesday Night Fat Tire Bike Ride! An knowledgable guide leads the group on a different route each week. The ride will be at a comfortable, no-drop rate as well. Lastly, chat with fellow bikers before and after the ride while shopping at Penny Cycle. The store is offering a 15% off parts, accessories, and winter apparel one hour before and after the ride.

2018 Santa Parade  – 12/12

The Spring Lake Park Fire Department is putting on a Santa Parade for the communitites of Spring Lake Park, Blaine, and Moundsview. The parade will start around 6:30pm and last nearly 40minutes and consist of festivally decoraded firetrucks, police cars, first response vehicles and more. The fire department asks that all spectatoris bring non-perishable food items to be donated to local food shelves. Oh, and don’t forget a bag to collect the thrown candy in!


Summit Singers Winter Concert – 12/13 & 12/15

If you’re a fan of boy bands, Christmas music, or both, you have to mark this event on your calendar! Summit Singers is an all male, accepella group from the University of St. Thomas. The boys will be performing their Winter Concert on Thursday at 7:30pm and Saturday at 9pm, both at the O’Shaughnessy Education Center Auditorium at the University of St.Thomas. The group is phenominal, trust me, I’m a Tommie myself!


Crafts & Drafts Artisan Market – 12/15

Gathered Goods Company has collaborated with Unmapped Brewing Co. to host a holiday artisan market! The event features unique handcrafted goods such as clothing, jewelry, decor, and food from local artisans and makers. Some participating vendors include Minnesota Made Apparel, Hepp’s Salt, Excelsior Candle, Re3, Mean Green Hot Sauce and MORE. Stop by Unmapped Brewing Co in Excelsior from 12-5pm on Saturday for some fun, festive shopping and a beer!


Burbs and Brews  – 12/15

Eliminate the guilt of enjoying a beer – Grab some friends and head to Wooden Hill Brewing Company for a free A10 Alchemy workout this Saturday at 11am! A10 is a blend of yoga, strength, and cardio that’s sure to get your heart rate up and leave you feeling accomplished and ready for a refreshing glass of cold beer. The class is free, but don’t forget to sign up and bring your own mat!