What’s Going On? Week of 03/13/17
St. Patrick’s Day Parade – Friday, March 17th
Join us for the 51st Annual St.Patrick’s Day Parade in St. Paul, MN. Once again, we will march through Downtown St. Paul on March 17th to honor St Patricks Day! Bring all your favorite lassies and lads to celebrate our Irish heritage. And take part in the greatest St. Patrick’s Day parade in the nation!
Adult Night at the MN Zoo – Friday, March 24th
Adult Night at the Zoo is a great way to explore the Minnesota Zoo without all those pesky kids running around! “Plan to attend our next 18+ evening event and experience a kid-free version of the Zoo while exploring indoor and outdoor trails. Grab a cocktail and enjoy a spring evening stroll through the Zoo. Northern Trail, Russia’s Grizzly Coast and Minnesota Trail will be open until 7:00 p.m. Tropics Trail, Discovery Bay and the African penguin exhibit will be open until 7:30 p.m. $10 admission (free for members); food and beverages will be available for purchase.”
O’Reilly Auto Parks World of Wheels – Fri-Sun, March 17th – 19th
“The O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels is at US Bank Stadium March 17-19 in Minneapolis, Minnesota! See the coolest Hot Rods, Customs, Trucks, Motorcycles and more compete in ISCA Competition! Don’t miss Summit Racing Equipment’s Pedal Car Challenge and Chop Shop featuring Legendary Custom Car Builder Gene Winfield.”
2017 NCHC Frozen Faceoff – Fri-Sat, March 17th-18th
“The NCHC’s fourth annual championship weekend returns to Minneapolis to crown the NCHC Tournament champion. Four teams converge to battle it out for an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament with two semifinals on Friday, followed by the third-place game and championship on Saturday. Fans can also enjoy Fan Fest, a Fan Skate and Post-Game Party (all free) during the weekend.”
Huey Lewis and the News – Friday, March 17th
Skip all those Irish people celebrating St. Patty’s Day and head to Mystic Lake Casino to see Huey Lewis and the News! Huey Lewis and the News will be performing a one night show at Mystic Lake, then their off to South Dakota, so don’t miss this show!
Northeast Winter Market – Wednesday, March 15th
The Northeast Winter Market is everything from meats to beets! There is also a BYOV (bring your own vinyl) DJ setup spinning this months flavor which is classic rock. This event runs from 4-7pm so hurry down and enjoy a bite to eat and some great company.