May Event Lineup
A very temperamental April has us dreaming of May flowers and events! Spring will hopefully stay sprung and we have all the fun you could ever want right here in Eagan and the surrounding area. The marvelous month of May will soon be here and we’ve got the scoop (ice cream anyone?) on the latest exciting events happening. Check ’em out!
Kangaroo Crossing at the Minnesota Zoo
Kangaroo Crossing will offer an up-close look at the outback, featuring red kangaroos, wallabies, and emus. This seasonal experience along the outdoor Northern Trail will open daily from May 26 through through October 1.
Stars on Ice
Nathan Chen will be the centerpiece of the 2018 Stars on Ice tour that will feature many of the skaters vying for a medal for the U.S. in the 2018 Winter Olympics. The Tour will arrive in Saint Paul on Sunday, May 6 for a 4 p.m. performance at Xcel Energy Center.
Holz Farm Spring Festival
Celebrate spring at Holz Farm and return to this 1940s restored park featuring activities for all ages.
40-Year Birthday Celebration at the Minnesota Zoo
The year-long celebration will include special events on site, as well as pop-up birthday parties around the state of Minnesota, including Zoomobile appearances with LIVE animals, and of course, birthday treats.
Celebrate the special woman in your life with brunch at one of Eagan’s many delectable dining destinations! Jensen’s Food & Cocktails and Andiamo Italian Ristorante are just two fantastic ideas.
Minnesota’s Biggest Kentucky Derby Party at Canterbury Park
Join the fun at the biggest Kentucky Derby Party in Minnesota! Featuring music from Boogie Wonderland, a Hat Contest, selfie station, live horse racing and more, Canterbury Park is the place to be for the Kentucky Derby.
Opening Day at Valleyfair
On May 11th, enjoy the return of your favorite rides, live shows, PEANUTS characters, and be one of the first to ride on the brand new Delirious!