Sweet Discoveries

Spotlighting can’t-miss experiences in Minnesota’s Sweet Spot

dogs at Dakota Park dog park
Pet Friendly
A Tail-Wagging Good Time

A pet-friendly guide to having the pawfect vacation in Minnesota's Sweet Spot.

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Crowded lounge area at Copperwing
Food & Drink
9 Spots for Night Owls

Let us show you the best places for late night eats and all around fun.

wedding overlooking Brookview golf course
Wedding
9 Unique Venues for Your Big Day

Minnesota’s wedding spot offers out-of-the-ordinary venues for your wedding or reception.

A vegan dish from Wok in the Park
Food & Drink
15 Vegan-Friendly Eateries

Mouthwatering, delicious plant-based options abound at these St. Louis Park and Golden Valley eateries.

Come to Minnesota’s Sweet Spot for Adventure!

There is so much to see and do in St. Louis Park and Golden Valley. But don’t take our word for it. Check out these cool itineraries from recent visitors!

Explore St. Louis Park and Golden Valley

Diners at the Park Tavern watching the Twins game
Food & Drink
4 Classic Sports Bars – Where the Locals Hang Out

These aren't just sports bars – they're community hubs, steeped in history and filled with friendly faces.

The patio area at Dampfwerk Distillery
Food & Drink
Skunk Hollow: St. Louis Park’s “Libation Destination”

Explore Skunk Hollow - a haven for craft beverage enthusiasts.

A family celebrating their win at Game Show Battle Rooms in Golden Valley
Family Friendly
MEA Weekend Adventure

Discover a treasure trove of kid-friendly wonders in St. Louis Park and Golden Valley - perfect for an MEA stay-cay!

A youth group celebrating at REM5
Group Activities
Top 6 Activities for Teams

Team in town for a tournament? Here are 6 activities that kids and adults will love!

Four friends making a toast on the patio of The Loop
Food & Drink
Perfect Patio Places

From lunch with coworkers to happy hour with friends and dinner with the family, we have the perfect outdoor dining options for you!

group of friends bowling and watching the ball roll down the lane
Group Activities
Top 10 Ways to Celebrate with the Gang

Looking for a fun way to celebrate a birthday or special occasion? Here are 10 activities the gang will love!

A vegan dish from Wok in the Park
Food & Drink
15 Vegan-Friendly Eateries

Mouthwatering, delicious plant-based options abound at these St. Louis Park and Golden Valley eateries.

Friends having brunch at JJ's Clubhouse
Food & Drink
Dine Like a Local

St. Louis Park and Golden Valley have a lot of great restaurants. Let us show you how to dine like a local!

view from entry into Rojo Room
Meetings & Events
11 Restaurants to Host Your Business Event

Here are a dozen restaurants that offer private spaces for hosting the perfect corporate event.

contestants staring down one another at Game Show Battle Rooms
Group Activities
Top 12 Team-Building Activities

Looking for a fun corporate outing? Here are 10 activities your colleagues will love!

friends taking a selfie at Sota Clothing
Group Activities
Top 11 Things to Do with Friends

Looking for something fun to do with family and friends? Here are 11 activities to do with a pal or two!

sunset over Excelsior and Grand with view of Minneapolis
Meetings & Events
9 Reasons Why Minnesota’s Sweet Spot Should Be Your Next Meeting Destination

Big city amenities loaded with small town hospitality and charm. See why your next meeting belongs in Minnesota's Sweet Spot!