Sweet Discoveries

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

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Outdoor Activities
Hit the Trails in Minnesota’s Sweet Spot

One of the best parts about our area is all the beautiful nature that surrounds it. Here are some of our favorite trails.

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Shopping
Shop It Like It’s Hot: The Ultimate Guide to Must-Shop Stores

From indie record store vibes to art from a local legend to old and new Minnesota staples, these shops are a must-visit.

Outdoor Activities
The Best Picnic Spots in St. Louis Park and Golden Valley

Take your next meal outside. With more than 80 parks throughout St. Louis Park and Golden Valley, the perfect picnic spot is nearby.

Mural at Walker Lake
Local Flair
Top Instagram-Worthy Art and Mural Tours in St. Louis Park

Louis Park’s public art scene offers some epic photo ops. Grab your phone and get ready to wow your IG followers — it’s tour time!

Explore St. Louis Park and Golden Valley

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Wedding
9 Unique Venues for Your Big Day

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

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Fall Activities
Top 12 Places to Watch the Game

Looking for the perfect spot to watch the big game? We've got you covered!

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Family Friendly
Top 9 “Kidtastic” Spring Break Activities

Whether you’re on a vacation or a staycation this spring, we'll help you keep the kiddos entertained.

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Family Friendly
A Summer Day with the Family

For a family adventure that's close to it al, but far from ordinary, head to Minnesota's Sweet Spot for a fun and relaxing summer day.

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Winter Activities
11 Ways to Enjoy Minnesota’s Winter Adventure Spot

Grab your scarves and mittens and come see where Minnesota nice meets Minnesota snow & ice!

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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!

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Local Flair
Go Retro in the Metro

In St. Louis Park and Golden Valley, we’re big on nostalgia. We know how to have good, old-fashioned fun – but with a modern twist.

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Food & Drink
A “Spirited” Guide to Minnesota’s Sweet Spot

From cocktails to mocktails, we’ve created the ultimate guide to finding the best libations in St. Louis Park and Golden Valley.

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Food & Drink
A Sweet Spot for Brunch

Find the perfect place to start you day in St. Louis Park and Golden Valley.