Drop in to play with a variety of lawn games and board games from the Games Cart. Corn Hole, ladder ball, bocce, chess, checkers and more. Explore best sellers and titles from local publishers, as well as weekly newspapers and magazines, at The Commons Reading Carts. Borrow something to read in the park and return it to the cart before you leave. Use your imagination and build, build, build! These foam Big Blue Blocks (10a-5p) are perfect for little ones looking to play and climb.
The Nicollet Makers Market returns in 2019 offering a unique opportunity to shop handmade goods from local artists. Meet your makers and buy handmade every 2nd and 4th Wednesday through September 25 #OnNicollet!
Location: Nicollet Mall, between 6th and 8th streets
Every Wednesday, South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for food and entertainment, and the Pianos on Parade piano if you’d like to play a song or two yourself.
Every Wednesday as part of Go Outside with Hennepin County, Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for […]
Location: Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza
5 to 10 on Hennepin will activate the surface parking lot at 500 Hennepin with a monthly outdoor live music series that is family-friendly. These events will also feature:
Chess and other free games for youth and adults,
A community and human resource fair,
Street performers along Hennepin Avenue in partnership with DID,
Free refreshments and an ADA public restroom.
It's been 50 years since Randy, Jeff and Teddy, left the cotton farms of Fort Payne, Alabama, to spend the summer playing music in a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina bar called The Bowery. It is a classic American tale of rags to riches. From humble beginnings picking cotton in the fields to international stars that went on to sell 80 million albums while changing the face and sound of country music.
The Try Guys proudly present their first nationwide tour, Legends of the Internet: a thrilling evening of comedy, spectacle and friendship. Keith, Ned, Zach and Eugene will bring their iconic brand of “trying everything and anything” to life on stage. https://hennepintheatretrust.org/events/the-try-guys/