The Minnesota Twins will be in town for a few home games during Father's Day weekend. If your dad is a sports fan, then watching this energetic team take the field is probably the perfect way to enjoy some quality time together. Get your Twins tickets now, with division rivals, the Detroit Tigers in town, these tickets will be a hot item when Father's Day comes around.
Spend the day at the Zoo
Introduce dad to some wild new friends at the Minnesota Zoo. Hit the "Northern Trail" or spend some quality time in "Discovery Bay".
The Walker Art Museum is back with its one-of-a-kind mini-golf coursehosted on its outdoor terrace. If one of dad’s favorite places to be is on the golf course, this is the perfect family activity. Take in amazing views of the Minneapolis skyline while putting your way through 10 unique, artist designed holes.
Looking for a fun and healthy activity with dad? Search the back of the closet for dad’s most “unique” ties and head out to the Star Tribune Father’s Day Ugly Tie 5k.This fun run will be held along the scenic and historic Mississippi riverfront in downtown Minneapolis. So, while your tie may be an eyesore, the views during your run will certainly not be. All finishers receive a medal and all participants receive a performance tee.
Catch a musical performance
With one of the most popular musicals showing at a well-known Twin Cities theater you may not be able to stop dad from belting out a few notes of his favorite tunes. Even if your dad doesn’t have the greatest voice it’s worth spending the day at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre to see a high-energy performance ofJersey Boys.
Take a drive to the Arboretum
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is now open for walking, strolling, and observing. Make your reservation online and immerse yourself in their beautiful landscapes and nature trails.
Why not celebrate dad with a picnic? With so many takeout options, and plenty of green space to spread out a Minneapolis park is the perfect place for a picnic. Grab your favorite food, bring a blanket, and enjoy summer in Minneapolis! We have a few ideas for parks you can enjoy takeout meal.
Grab a scoop (or two)
Minneapolis is home to some pretty unique ice cream offerings. From vegan ice cream made with avocados to donut ice cream sandwiches, there's always something to make your eyes wander. And if you're not an adventurous ice cream eater, don't worry. We have plenty of options for you too!
Play around with virtual reality
Don't knock it til you try it! Virtual reality isn't just for gamers. Trust us. Sure, there are plenty of games, but you can also walk on a tight rope, explore under water, and travel the world. At REM5 it's an experience unlike anything you've ever tried before.
Have a Laugh
Keep the dad jokes at home and instead take a trip to to see a comedy show. Acme Comedy Club will feature Jade Catta-Preta to serve up the laughs for Father's day weekend.