We love the outdoors. It should be no surprise that we are the American Fitness Index’s “Fittest City in America.” Lakes galore, the most bike-friendly city in the nation, a park every six blocks and four professional sports teams guarantee that your visit to Minneapolis will be active.
Mississippi Adventures with ATFS Group Kayak Tours. Daytime, evening, night time, luncheon, supper and fireworks options available. Don't miss this opportunity to experience Mark Twain's Mississippi River, one of the world's great waterways! Paddling the river you'll take away a whole new perspective of Minneapolis, its natural and historical significance. Wonderful way to learn about the City by Nature!
The Minnesota Twins are a professional baseball team based in Minneapolis. They play in the Central Division of Major League Baseball's American League. The team is named after the Twin Cities area of Minneapolis and St. Paul. They played in Metropolitan Stadium from 1961 to 1981 and the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome from 1982 to 2009. They played their inaugural game at Target Field on April 12, 2010.
One of the last free zoos in the United States, Como is home to a wide array of animals and plants and welcomes visitors 365 days a year. Located next to Como Town Amusement Park, the historic Cafesjian's Carousel, and in Como Park, the zoo and conservatory are great fun for visitors of all ages.
Minneapolis means the City of Lakes, but you'll also find a variety of inviting trails and paths, regional parks, neighborhood parks, recreation centers and more. There's so much to see and experience, from the Grand Rounds Parkways, to our enticing Chain of Lakes, plentiful parks, beautiful gardens and activity-filled Recreation Centers. Minneapolis Golf offers five 18-hole championship golf courses, one 9-hole Par 3 golf course, one 9-hole executive golf course, and three driving ranges. We also offer banquet and meeting spaces for weddings, golf tournaments, corporate outings, and other special occasions.
The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden is one of the crown jewels of the city's park system. It unites two of Minnesota's most cherished resources - its greenspace and its cultural life. Today, the Garden has welcomed more than 7 million viewers, making it one of the most visited attractions in the area. The 11-acre site, home to the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry showcases more than 40 works from the Walker Art Center's renowned collection.
The Target Center in downtown Minneapolis provides the Timberwolves home court advantage against the NBA's biggest stars from November to April. With an exceptional value, unparalleled customer service, community engagement, and fast-paced, exciting play, the Timberwolves provide the ultimate in Minnesota sports and entertainment. From May to August, check out the Minnesota Lynx, bringing the talent and excitement of the WNBA to Minnesota fans.