Come Kid Around With Us at Get Outdoors Day, June 8, at Powderhorn Park!
June 5, 2018 by Janette Law
Geared for children ages 4-14 and their families, this year’s Twin Cities Get Outdoors Day activities include archery, camping, canoeing, climbing wall, craft booths, fishing, fly-tying, tree planting, water safety, Zumba, and so much more. Join us at Powderhorn Park for a great evening of family fun!
New to GO Day this year is goat yoga, which brings together the sweetness and gentle unpredictability of goats with the physical and mental restoration of yoga. About five goats will be joining yogis in a fenced-in outdoor “studio” for four 30-minute sessions of all-ages and all-abilities vinyasa yoga. Cost for goat yoga is $20/session.
In addition to dozens of fun activities, you can also purchase food from Papi Fresco food truck and enjoy live music from The Thirsty River band.
Date & Time
Friday, June 8 • 4:00-8:00PM
All activities at Get Outdoors Day are free, except goat yoga.
Location & Getting There
Festivities happen – rain or shine – south of Powderhorn Lake near the recreation center at 3400 15th Ave. S. There is plenty of on-street parking and Powderhorn Park is conveniently located on bike and bus routes and near the 35th/36th St. exits off of 35W. Find additional event details on Facebook.
Get Outdoors Day (GO Day) is a national movement that encourages people to engage in healthy, active outdoor fun and embrace our parks and other public lands and waters. Get Outdoors Day Twin Cities is co-presented by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, Minneapolis Parks Foundation, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, National Park Service, REI, and United States Forest Service.
Featured image courtesy of MPRB