Posts Categorized: holidays

Shop Minnesota museums for the most unique holiday gifts

If you crave gifts that are unexpected and go up a notch on the cool factor, skip the big retailers. Head to your local museums instead. Museum gift shops celebrate regional artists, authors and local flavor in a ways you won’t get at most stores. By shopping at museums, you’re supporting Minnesota’s cultural scene as… Read more »

Catch Santa’s elves in action at Macy’s

I’ve been all across the Midwest, and when it comes to cool, free holiday happenings, Minneapolis ranks among the absolute best with its “A Day in the Life of an Elf” Macy’s auditorium show on display through Dec. 30. This free holiday event is one of the most-beloved traditions for Minnesota families. These animated, three-dimensional journeys… Read more »

Very merry Mall of America

Add a little more magic to your gifts with a trip to Bloomington What makes a travel souvenir more than just a regular purchase? The memories attached to it. That’s why most of us feel compelled to bring back something whenver we travel. A bottle of local wine. A funny T-shirt. Fine-crafted chocolates. Christmas ornaments…. Read more »