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Wayzata Offers Amazing Lifestyle Year Round

January 15, 2018
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Wayzata is a great place to live and visit. Wayzata offers its residents and visitors alike an amazing lifestyle year round. And if you If you happen to be in town next month for Super Bowl LII, which of course is being held in Minneapolis at U.S. Bank Stadium, you may be staying in the Wayzata area because it’s only 15 minutes from downtown. There are many places to visit and events to attend that’ll keep you active and engaged in your community. Here are things to do wayzata mn.

The Chilly Open – You definitely don’t want to miss this event. The great 2018 Chilly Open will take place Friday, February 9th to Saturday, February 10th at Wayzata Beach (220 Grove Lane East). This event kicks-off on February 9th with “Cinema & Skates” from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. A Minnesota made movie will be the featured movie and there will also be ice skating, hot chocolate, treats, kick-sled races and more. The “Breakfast Buffet & Ice Bar” will also be held both days. On Saturday the 9th there will be “Snowkiting,”  “Snowga” so don’t forget your yoga mat and winter gear, a golf tournament, “The Final Swing” that will feature live music in the Big Tent, and of course the “Chili Cook-Off & Live Music” that features more than 15 local restaurants battling it out to be awarded the Chilli Cook-Off Contest Winner. For tickets and additional information please visit the official Wayzata Chilly Open website.

Ice Skating at Klapprich Park – The park is within walking distance to downtown Wayzata and offers outdoor figure skating rink as well as hockey rink with warming house. The Warming House is open Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on the weekends from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Click here for more information on Klapprich Park.

Wayzata Brew Works – This is a 5,000 square-foot micro-production facility offers tours of the brewery and also features band performances. The Taproom serves up local craft beer, pretzels, and pizza. You can also bring your own food or get something from one of the local restaurants. The brewery is open Wednesday and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday from 2 p.m. to 12 midnight, Saturday from 12 noon to 12 midnight, and Sunday from 12 noon to 8 p.m. It’s closed on Monday and Tuesday. Wayzata Brew Works is perfect for parties or an evening out. Check them out at 294 Grove Lane East, Suite 150 in Wayzata.

Minnetonka Center for the Arts – The arts play an important role in our lives and the Minnetonka Center for the Arts has played an integral part in the community for decades. This arts center has been around for more than 60 years. The Minnetonka Center for the Arts offers classes for beginners to advanced learners, exhibits throughout the year, and outreach programs. The Art Center is open Monday, Wednesday, Frida, and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Saturdays during the summer (mid-June to August) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and is closed on Sunday. For specific details about classes, exhibits, calendar, membership inquiries, or more about the Minnetonka Center for the Arts please visit their website.

Shopping in Wayzata – You will definitely be able to “shop until you drop” while in Wayzata. The downtown area that is on Lake Minnetonka will allow you to spend hours at the boutiques and gift shops. You’ll find animal apparel, artwork, antiques, books, collectibles, consignment shops, men’s and women’s clothing, stationery, the latest fashion trends, and so much more. Plus after working up an appetite you’ll definitely want to stop by and dine at one of the fabulous restaurants located in this area, or just have some ice-cream or a coffee. From Oh Baby! Wayzata, Maha Boutique, and Evereve-Wayzata to L’More Chocolat, Judd Frost Clothiers, ModernRoots, and so much more you will not be disappointed!

As you can see there are plenty of things to do wayzata mn all year round. What have you done on the list and what would you like to do that is not listed?

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