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When it comes down to it, Minneapolis is your destination this summer. Check out our itineraries and events below to see how you can enjoy the City by Nature all summer long.

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN MINNEAPOLIS THIS SUMMER

While Minneapolis is widely recognized for its local arts scene and bike-friendly nature, the city is also popping up on best-of lists for its growing assortment of great restaurants, bars and breweries including being named the Best Local Food Scene by readers of USA Today/10Best.com. A number of talented chefs and bartenders are coming to Minneapolis to try and grab a foothold in the local food culture. See our List >>>

12 WAYS TO ENJOY THE ARTS IN MINNEAPOLIS THIS SUMMER

Minneapolis is home to many creative artists and places to view their work, as well as a number of places where you can create your own. This summer, get immersed in the arts, science and culture scene in Minneapolis with these 12 ways to see and experience the best local art, movies, special exhibits, visual arts, music and dance in Minneapolis. Read all 12 >>>

8 PLACES TO GO BEFORE OR AFTER A TWINS GAME

You can’t think of summer in Minneapolis without Minnesota Twins baseball coming to mind. Summer and baseball just go together, and the experience is made even better by Target Field where the Twins play. Located in the Warehouse District of downtown Minneapolis, the stadium is one of the league’s best, named the top overall sports stadium and game experience in North America by ESPN The Magazine shortly after the new field opened in 2010. But the fun isn’t limited to the three hours while the game is being played. There are plenty of places to go near Target Field to extend the fun before or after a Twins game. Here are eight of the best options. See all 8 >>>

SUMMER 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:

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SUMMER EVENTS

When you look at this calendar, you'll wonder how you ever spent summer anywhere else. Our mix of outdoor adventure and indoor inspiration provide one of the most unique experiences in America. Check out what YOU could be doing with a visit to Minneapolis.

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