You are sure to find a family friendly event in the Twin Cities, every season of the year.

  • Caponi Art Park\

    Caponi Art Park

    May 1, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017
    Caponi Art Park


    Located on 60-acres of rolling wooded hills in Eagan, Minnesota, Caponi Art Park and Learning Center is a distinctive cultural center offering free programs and educational experiences in an inviting, natural setting that seamlessly blends art and nature.

  • the carpenters\

    The Carpenters' beautiful, memorable love songs topped the Billboard charts with more than a dozen number one hits. Now Singer Lisa Rock and her 6-piece band are bringing the music of The Carpenters back to the stage with their spot-on renditions of Carpenters classics with Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters. 

  • symphony\

    Symphony on the Rocks returns to the Ames Center with special guest Mark Wood from Trans Siberian Orchestra! This high-powered rock symphony show features a 26 person symphony accompanying the 7 member award-winning rock back Vic Ferrari. Get your tickets now!

  • one night\

    One Night in Memphis features over 90 minutes of pure rockabilly, country, gospel and rock and roll from legends Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash. This show recreates the magical night of December 4th, 1956 when Presley, Perkins, Lewis and Cash found themselves jamming at Sam Phillip's Sun Studios in Memphis, Tennessee. 

  • halloween\

    Burnsville Halloween Fest

    Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
    Nicollet Commons Park

    Ghosts, goblins, princesses and superheroes of all ages flock to Nicollet Commons Park each October. The festival includes an illuminated treat trail, music, activities and more. Families are encouraged to attend in costume. Parking is available at the Ames Center parking deck or the Heart of the City parking ramp. $5 per family.

    Photo Credit: Sue Lund Photography

  • black jacket\

    The Black Jacket Symphony

    Nov 1, 2017
    Ames Center

    Join the Black Jacket Symphony as they celebrate the life of Prince by recreating "Purple Rain" in its entirety, plus a full set of Prince's greatest hits.

  • crosby\

    David Crosby & Friends

    Nov 2, 2017
    Ames Center

    Two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash, David Crosby is heading out on tour! Don't miss him performing songs from his new album Sky Trails and some of his most loved greatest hits.

  • tommy\

    Tommy Emmanuel & David Grisman LIVE!

    Nov 5, 2017
    Ames Center

    Two of the most world renowned acoustic musicians, Tommy Emmanuel, C.G.P. and David “Dawg” Grisman, are embarking on a tour this November with stops across the Midwest and Eastern United States. Together, they will astound audiences with their effortless compositions and improvisational skills. Throughout the night, they will perform together and solo, with your favorite tunes and some new sounds. Get ready for a night to reminisce about for years to come.

  • Men are from Mars - Women are from Venus\

    Men are from Mars - Women are from Venus Live!

    Nov 10, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
    Ames Center

    The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men are from Mars-Women are from Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theatre and stand up, and is a light hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times best-selling book of the last decade by John Gray. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the show covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom.


  • Lorie Line\

    Lorie Line & Her Pop Chamber Orchestra: King of Kings

    Dec 1, 2017 - Dec 2, 2017
    Ames Center


    Lorie Line returns and brings her traditional Christmas show to Burnsville that is perfect for the whole family! Lorie will be bringing her world-class Pop Chamber Orchestra with a guest vocalist and a special appearance from Santa Claus! Bring the kids as they will be invited to join the show on stage to perform The Twelve Days of Christmas!

  • Holiday on main\

    Holiday on Main

    Dec 2, 2017 - Dec 3, 2017
    Holyoke Avenue in Historic Downtown Lakeville

    Annual event in Historic Downtown Lakeville for kids of all ages!  Kick off the Christmas season with photos with Santa Claus, meet his reindeers, sleigh rides, caroling, entertainment and holiday lights!  Shops and eateries offer holiday specials. 

  • shaun\

    The Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience takes big band music, fuses it with suits, edge, emotion and then adds a modern punch! The buzz on this Emmy award-winning crooner is quickly reaching national heights! 

  • toinic\

    Tonic Sol-fa: I Still Believe Tour

    Dec 12, 2017
    Ames Center

    This Christmas, enjoy an evening of harmony, innovation and holiday cheer as the Emmy award-winning Tonic Sol-fa takes the stage at the Ames Center.

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    Aug 30, 2018 - May 1, 2018

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