Kids Seasonal Events - Lakeville, Minnesota

Below you will find a list of seasonal events in Lakeville, as well as a few "big" events that we thought you wouldn't want to miss, in and around the Twin Cities. Please contact us if you and your organization or business would like to add to our event list below.


Landscape & Home Expo
Exhibitors covering all the needs for home improvement projects & services.
Easter Egg Scramble & Breakfast
Join us for breakfast with the Easter Bunny and an egg hunt in downtown Lakeville.
Family Fun Fest
Annual family fun event that includes inflatables, face painting, a movie and more!
Annual Tree & Shrub Sale
Order and pick-up bare root trees and potted shrubs through the City of Lakeville.
Girl's Night Out Shopping Event
Shop downtown Lakeville, enjoying in-store promotions, sales, prizes & treats!
Taste of Lakeville
An annual event held in May, featuring entainment, food samplings from local restaurants and caterers, and live & silent auctions.
Lakeville Citywide Garage Sale
Residents can submit the address of their sale to be included on a map of locations.


Lakeville's Farmers Market
Mid-June to Late October you will find the Farmers Market in downtown Lakeville on Wednesdays noon - 5:00pm & Saturdays 9:00am - 1:00pm.
Pan - O - Prog - Lakeville
Lakeville's "Panorama of Progress" annual city celebration every July!
Hennepin County Fair- Corcoran, Minnesota
Exhibits, rides, vendors, and entertainment at the Corcoran Lion's Park in mid-June.
Scott County Fair- Jordan, Minnesota
Five full days of fair fun in Jordan, Minnesota at the Scott County Fair in July.
Minnesota Twins at Target Field- Minneapolis, Minnesota
Enjoy Twins baseball at Target Field in Minneapolis April-September.
Minnesota Renaissance Festival- Shakopee, Minnesota
Come and see this long-standing tradition, open weekends mid-August- late September.
Minnesota State Fair- St. Paul, Minnesota
New attractions and new foods to try at the Minnesota State Fair, late August- labor day.
Taste of Minnesota- St. Paul, Minnesota
The Twin Cities' premier 4th of July event with food, entertainment and fireworks.


Downtown Lakeville Trick or Treat
Free event: Pumpkin decorating, Hermey the Clown, and kids costume contest.
Haunted Forest  - Lakeville
Spooky stations, trick-or-treat maze, facepainting, food collection & more. forest
Lakeville Art Festival
This annual event is held on the grounds of the Lakeville Area Arts Center & featuring: art, food, wine, live music & entertainment.
Monster Bash at MOA's Nickelodeon Universe
Boogie down with disco zombies in silly, spooky zones Friday & Saturday nights in October!
Halloween Hodgepodge
This annual event is held at the Eagan Community Center for children and families. Come in your costume and enjoy the fun!  Volunteers needed!!
Howl-O-Ween at Mall of America
Come in Costume & scour the mall for sweet treats from participating retailers!
Planet Spooky at Valleyfair
Not-so-scary halloween daytime fun for the whole family at Valleyfair in Shakopee.
Pumpkin Patches & More.Org
A great website resource for moms looking for outdoor fall fun in the south metro.
Three Rivers Park District - Fall / Halloween Events
Halloween & Fall Events for kids.  There are events held at these three area parks: Cleary Lake Regional Park, Hyland Lake Park, and The Landing. Click here to find a schedule.


All About Santa - Lakeville
Click here for details regarding letters & phone calls from Santa, Santa's Secret Store (for children to purchase inexpensive gifts) and decorating cookies for Santa.
Holiday Lighting Ceremony- Lakeville
Celebrate the Season with this annual event in Pioneer Plaza in Downtown Lakeville.
Holiday on Main - Lakeville
Santa, carols, entertainment, crafts, live reindeer, & trolley rides all downtown Lakeville!
Christmas Tree Farms- South Metro area
A listing by county, of Christmas tree farms, lots, sleigh rides, and more.
Folkways of the Holidays - Murphy's Landing in Shakopee
Discover the holiday traditions of 19th century Minnesotans.
Holiday Lights in the Park - Lake Phalen, St. Paul
Holiday Lights in the Park will run nightly. Visitors will experience more than 60 larger-than-life holiday light sculptures and animated displays from their vehicles.
Holidazzle - Downtown Minneapolis
A 3-block stretch of Nicollet Mall will be transformed into a "winter wonderland".
Macy's Santaland & Breakfast & Dinner with Santa - Macy's Downtown
Take in the magical, animated display of "A Day in the Life of an Elf," or plan a breakfast or dinner with Santa. Click here for dates, times, and ticket prices.
Mid-Winter Fest - Apple Valley
Mid-Winter Fest, began in 1978 to foster a sense of community with Apple Valley residents and give a mid-winter boost with bringing awareness to winter recreational activities.
Santa Saturdays at the Minnesota Zoo - Apple Valley
Visit Santa at the Minnesota Zoo! Click here for dates & times.
St. Paul Winter Carnival- St. Paul
Lots of fun family events going on during St. Paul's Winter Carnival- skating, a winter run, concerts and more!
The Depot - Indoor Ice Rink - Downtown Minneapolis
The Depot Rink is a historic train shed that now houses an indoor rink with great views of the city.  It's fun, romantic & warm in the winter!
Twinkle Parade - Stillwater
The children's twinkle parade in downtown Stillwater, followed by Santa's arrival by firetruck and fireworks! Click for details, and an entire month of holiday events.
TwinsFest - Target Field, Minneapolis
A longstanding baseball tradition in Minnesota, TwinsFest at Target Field provides fans with exclusive and intimate experiences throughout the weekend.

For more Seasonal Events, please click on the other South Metro Cities to see what events are happening in and around their city.


We welcome suggestions to this information. If you are a visitor, please Contact Us.

If you are an official representative of any listing and would like to correct or add information, or would like to add your listing on any page, please submit your listing with List. It's free.

If you would like to advertise on any page on this website, please submit your request to Advertise. We will contact you for advertising options and costs.




Find more about Weather in Lakeville, MN
Click for weather forecast

Netmajic, Website Design, SEO, Internet Marketing, Social Media Marketing, VB Programming


A list of kid, adult and family programs in the Twin Cities south of the river communities of Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Lakeville, Prior Lake, Rosemount and Savage, Minnesota.

copyright 2017, South Metro Moms
web design | seo Netmajic
sticky notes