The Hayloft

The Hayloft
There is a scenic ranch in Hastings that is becoming a popular place for bridal showers.  The Hayloft offers unique animal experiences and classes that are sure to be fun for the whole family or group of friends.  TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich hangs out with some of the animals.

Forest Bathing

Forest Bathing
In the March issues of Tiger Oak’s community magazines, there is a lot of talk about Forest Bathing.  It’s not exactly what it sounds like and Angela Johnson, Tiger Oak’s Managing Editor, explains. The benefits of forest bathing helps you connect to your senses and reduces stress, it can also increase focus and a sense of calm, and it...

Figure Skating Club of Minneapolis

Figure Skating Club of Minneapolis
If you grew up in Minnesota, you’ve probably laced up a pair of skates and got out on the ice at some point.  Figure skating is a beautiful sport of passionate expression paired with some amazing physical feats.  TCL Reporter Kristin Haubrich gets some pointers from the Figure Skating Club of Minneapolis. The club offers ice skating...

iFLY Indoor Skydiving

iFLY Indoor Skydiving
TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich discovered the extreme sport that’s gaining popularity.  It’s called iFLY and it’s like sky diving but instead of jumping out of a plane, you get to experience the thrills inside a vertical wind tunnel. Chloe Chu is an athlete making a name for herself defying gravity and she shows Kristin how it’s done.

Minnesota Arboretum

Minnesota Arboretum
TCL reporter, Kristin Haubrich is at the Minnesota Arboretum where she checking out the unique exhibit they have indoors.  On display right now is the artwork of Peyton Scott Russell, the man behind the George Floyd mural. Peyton became the first Graffiti Artist in Minneapolis creating murals while celebrating graffiti art and culture. ...

Metropolis Resort

Metropolis Resort
It’s always fun at Metropolis Resort in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  TCL reporter, Kristin Haubrich had never been there so she went to check it out. Click here and get a $250 voucher to Metropolis Resort for only $125.00.  The voucher is valid for 1 overnight stay in a double queen standard room and 5 waterpark passes.

Stillwater Snowshoe Adventure Pack

Stillwater Snowshoe Adventure Pack
It’s said that if you can walk then you can snow shoe.  TCL reporter Kelli Hanson discovered the perfect way to rent your own snowshoe adventure pack and had a little fun with kids with Diro Outdoors. Complete your Stillwater Winter Getaway by staying at a local hotel or B&B Lora Hotel Hotel Crosby William Sauntry Mansion

Fire & Ice Winter Social

Fire & Ice Winter Social
If you’re looking for some fun this weekend, head to Stillwater for the 1st Annual Fire & Ice Winter Social featuring an array of hot air balloons.  Watch the vibrant balloons take to the sky in an array of colors and decorations.  Balloon spectators are by reservation only and are limited to 250 spectators in the balloon area at...

Ice Palace Maze

Ice Palace Maze
TCL reporter Kelli Hanson took her girls to Stillwater to check out the first ever ice maze to roll into town.  You’ll find it in the parking lot of the Zephyr Theatre and the proceeds raised will go to the theater.  It’s where you’ll find something for kids and adults alike. You can buy tickets for The Zephyr Theatre Ice Palace Maze...

St. Paul Winter Carnival

St. Paul Winter Carnival
The St. Paul Winter Carnival is the oldest winter festival in the United States.  While the pandemic has brought changes to the event, the city is still celebrating.  TCL reporter Kristin Haubrich is at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds for opening day checking out the Drive-Thru Ice & Snow Sculpture Park. For more information on other...

The Children’s Museum

The Children’s Museum
The Minnesota Children’s Museum is back opened and up and running.  It’s a fun spot to let the kids explore, learn and breakup the at-home routine.  The museum has a lot of changes in place to help keep you and your family safe with the precautions they have in place for the pandemic. For reservations and to find out the restrictions...