Staying in the Twin Cities this summer and looking for stuff to do? We've got you covered!
What: Minnesota Twins Game-Downtown Minneapolis, MN
When: All summer long
Whether you're spending the day with your girls, or going out with your crush, everybody loves a good baseball game! You don't even have to break your bank at Target Field; get $8 tickets with your U of M ID on Wednesdays! Be sure to check out the Minnesota Twins Game Schedule below and start planning a day at the ball park!
As an added bonus, look your best and support the Minnesota Twins in Victoria's Secret MLB gear!
What: Soundset 2012-Shakopee, MN
When: Sunday, May 27th
Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, P.O.S, and dozens of other hip-hop artists will be gathered for what are sure to be many unforgettable performances! Still not convinced, check out the video "30 Reasons to go to Soundset 2012"
Also check out the website for the full line up!
What: Warrior Dash-Hastings, MN
When: June 30 & July 1
Looking for a summer challenge? Described as the World's largest running series, "Warriors" run through obstacles and conquer mud crawling underneath barbed wire, leaping over fires, climbing over cargo nets, and rock climbing through this 5K running course. After the race, "Warriors" can enjoy music and for those over 21, lots of free beer!
What: Basilica Block Party-Downtown Minneapolis, MN
When: July 6-7
With bands such as Train, The Head and the Heart, Mat Kearney, O.A.R and many more performing, you won't want to miss this! Check out the link below for the full line up!
What: Des Moines 80-35 Festival-Des Moines, IA
When: July 6-7
If you're feeling a mid-summer road trip, perhaps the 80-35 Festival in Des Moines, Iowa is for you!
Bands featured include Death Cab for Cutie & The Avett Brothers, but be sure to check out the line up for many more!
What: Music in the Zoo: Minnesota Zoo-Apple Valley, MN
Check out this unique event filled with muscial performances at the Minnesota Zoo!
What: Uptown Art Fair-Uptown Minneapolis, MN
When: August 3-5
Check out professional and amateur artwork, one-of-a kind pieces, sculptures, ceramics, jewelry, mixed media, and much more!
What: Minnesota State Fair-St. Paul, MN
When: August 23-Septmber 3
End the summer right with a day at the State Fair! Enjoy fried food, Sweet Martha's cookies, and performances by Alan Jackson, Rascal Flatts, Eli Young Band, Kiss and Motley Crue, Journey, & Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller!
What are you most looking forward to this summer?
-Photo of Minneapolis skyline courtesy of Julia Eckert