As the leaves turn from green to gold, Minneapolis transforms into an exciting and fresh atmosphere.We're fanatics about fall, and it shows in the way the city goes about having some fun.
Festivals wind through the city, and activities like kayaking the Mississippi River and renting Nice Ride bikes to explore the natural scenery let you get up close and personal with some of the most captivating fall scenes in the nation.
Speaking of scenes, the sports scene roars to life as football gets underway for the Minnesota Golden Gophers (TCF Banks Stadium) and Minnesota Vikings (H.H.H. Metrodome). The Minnesota Twins wind down their season at Target Field, and the Minnesota Lynx make their playoff push at Target Center.
Fall harvests in Minnesota mean bountiful troves of homegrown, organic foods. Savor the tastes of fall, as the ingredients used to make your favorite cuisine are a direct reflection of the thriving farmers markets throughout the city.
Take advantage of tax-free shopping on all apparel by re-tooling that wardrobe to look your best this fall, and when it's all said and done let our world-class hotels offer you a place to kick back, relax and unwind.
No matter what street your adventure takes you down, in Minneapolis, you're bound to find yourself in the middle of an event. The beauty of fall is a spectacle best observed through participation, so come be a little fanatical with us this fall in Minneapolis.
▶ Fall Itineraries
Our experts of the city have created special itineraries to make your visit to Minneapolis the most enjoyable it can be. With these valuable itineraries, you'll have access to all the right events:
While losing track of time walking amidst the beautiful scenery is always encouraged, sometimes you need a big event to schedule things around. Luckily, fall in Minneapolis has an absolute plethora of theatre, sporting and artistic events to keep you coming back time and time again.