Family fun at the Taste!

What’s a festival without family-friendly fun?! Experience a day filled with delightful activities at the Taste of Minnesota! From captivating entertainment to adorable furry friends, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

🐾  The Bond Between with Puppies on Site: If you’re an animal lover, don’t miss the chance to meet some adorable puppies on-site! The Bond Between, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that focuses on the bond between humans and animals, will be bringing their furry companions for you to cuddle and play with. Take a break from the festivities and spend some quality time with these lovable four-legged friends from 12:30 – 2:00pm each day.

Flow Art: Get ready for a whirlwind of fun with Paige and Ryan! From 11:30am –  4pm each day, these dynamic performers will dazzle you with their electrifying sets. The real magic happens during the “flow jam” sessions! Watch as they help transform your kids into masters of spin and juggle, armed with boxes of flow props creating a playful pandemonium that parents fondly call “free babysitting.” It’s wild, it’s wonderful, and it’s an experience you won’t want to miss!

  Zip Line: Fly down Washington Ave! This exhilarating ride offers a bird’s-eye view of the vibrant festival below. Each zip down the line brings a mix of adrenaline and awe, making it a highlight of the day and providing unforgettable memories for adventurers of all ages.

Face Painting: Let your imagination run wild as a skilled face painter transforms your little ones into their favorite creatures or characters. From butterflies to superheroes, the possibilities are endless. Watch as their faces light up with joy when they see their new colorful identities come to life. This delightful activavtion takes place each day from 11am – 6pm.

  Balloon Artistry: Mandana Moshrefzadeh is an international award-winning balloon artist with over 16 years experience in providing balloon entertainment.  She provides first-class balloon entertainment for children and adults of all ages! Don’t miss out on this exciting and unforgettable experience! She can be found in our family fun area from 11am – 6pm each day! 

  Inflatables: Families can revel in the fun of an inflatable sports arena. Our multi-sport inflatable, featuring football, soccer, frisbee, and basketball components, turns the festival into an action-packed playground where kids can try out different games, cheer each other on, and enjoy a whirlwind of athletic excitement.

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