In the wintertime, Minneapolis is one of the prettiest places to be. Whether you’re out taking festive photos for your IG feed or hanging with your fave people getting into the spirit, this time of year brings you plenty of things to see and do for the holidays in Minneapolis. Keep scrolling to get the scoop on where you want to be this season.
Exploring Minnehaha Falls
Throw on a pair of winter boots, layer up, and grab a coat. Now is the best time of year to explore the Minnehaha Falls area. From the snow-covered trails along the water to the massive wall of icicles hanging off the edge of the falls, Minnehaha Regional Park is a natural winter wonderland you won’t want to miss.
GLOW Holiday Festival
Happening now through Jan. 2, 2022, the GLOW Holiday Festival is basically like an annual county fair experience – but with holiday festivities! They really go all out and jazz it up, with holiday lights, sky glider rides, and all your favorite fair food. Get your tickets online, dress cozy, wear a pair of comfy shoes, and hit up the GLOW Holiday Festival with your squad.
Winter Lights 2021 at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Wander around the twinkling lights on a half-mile stroll through the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for a fun, photo-worthy activity to get you into the holiday spirit. Just purchase your ticket online and get out there to explore the gardens. And while it’s a few miles West of HERE Minneapolis, a quick Uber or Lyft ride with your group is an easy way to split the fare and keep travel costs low.