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Featured Tickets

Available Seasonally

Renaissance Festival[Available next summer]

Renaissance Festival

Description

The legend of the 16th century comes to life at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival. Become part of the fantasy and magic, when kings reigned supreme and the arts flourished. Costumed characters represent village life from simple peasants to ornate Royalty. A successful blend of lively entertainment, unusual foods, unique crafts and family fun, create all the ingredients for a 16th century amusement.

Website
Visit the Renaissance Festival website
Directions
Directions to The Renaissance Festival
Prices
Adult
$ 18.00 (Save $5.95)
Child
$ 12.00 (Save $2.95)
Food Coupon Book
$ 5.50 (Save $0.50)
Availability

Please check back next summer for Renaissance Festival tickets!

Valleyfair[seasonal | Available now]

Valleyfair

Description

Valleyfair opened its gates in the spring of 1976. The park covers 90 acres and features over 75 rides and attractions, including a 3.5 acre waterpark. It has rides and attractions for all ages and thrill levels.

Website
Visit the Valleyfair website
Directions
Directions to Valleyfair
Prices
Adult Ride & Refresh
$ 43.25 (Includes unlimited fountain drinks all day (not avail. at gate))
Adult/ValleySCARE
$ 36.00 (Save $17)
Parking
$ 12.00 (Save $3)
Junior/Senior
$ 32.00 (Save $3)

Scream Town[Available next fall]

Scream Town

Description

Scream Town is one of the Largest Halloween Haunted Attractions in Minnesota. Here you will find an entire town of fear, including the largest Minnesota haunted Corn Maze. Experience a thrilling haunt this Halloween!

Website
Visit the Scream Town website
Directions
Directions to Scream Town
Prices
Ticket
$ 19.00 (Savings up to $21)
Availability

Please check back next fall for Scream Town tickets!

Trail of Terror[Available next fall]

Trail of Terror

Description

Prepare yourself for an unbelievable spooky thrill when you take an adventure on The Trail of Terror Haunted Hay Ride. And keep your eyes wide open when you weave your way through the horrifying maze! Don't miss out on this shocking experience!

Website
Visit the Trail of Terror website
Directions
Directions to Trail of Terror
Prices
Ticket
$ 16.95 (Savings up to $8)
Availability

Please check back next fall for Trail of Terror tickets!

Minnesota United FC[Available next fall]

MN United FC Logo

Description

Forty years have passed since Minnesota had a top division soccer team, but that all changes with the kick off of Minnesota United in the MLS this year, playing here at our beloved TCF Stadium. That said, time to get excited about the team and all they are. The iconic loon proudly represents our land of 10,000 Lakes, and the fired up fans that call this place their home. Come cheer the Loons to victory in their inaugural season in the MLS. Stop by the Info Desk for summer game discounts!

Website
Visit the Minnesota United FC website
Directions
Directions to TCF Bank Stadium
Prices
MN United FC Student Section
$ 20.00
Availability

Please check back next fall for Minnesota United FC tickets!

Available All Year

Minnesota Zoo[Available now]

Minnesota Zoo

Description

The Minnesota Zoo is one of the nation's top zoos located just south of the Twin Cities in Apple Valley. The zoo is currently home to more than 2,400 animals, representing 15 species on the U.S. Endangered Species Act list. Visitors to the zoo can enjoy everything from Discovery Bay and a dolphin show to playful snow monkeys.

Website
Visit the Minnesota Zoo website
Directions
Directions to the Minnesota Zoo
Prices
Adult
$ 16.50 (Save $1.50)
Child
$ 10.50 (Save $1.50)
Parking
$ 4.00 (Save $3)

Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium[Available now]

Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium

Description

Experience the world's largest underground aquarium right here in Minnesota! This aquarium takes you 14 feet underwater through a 300 foot-long curved tunnel that even includes a moving walkway. You will be surrounded by 1.2 million gallons of water and 4,500 living creatures including sharks, stingrays, and giant sea turtles! The tour will take you through 4 different habitats of creatures and will even allow you to stop and touch some of your favorite sea critters!

Website
Visit the Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium website
Directions
Directions to the Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium
Prices
Adult
$ 17.00 (Save $6)
Child
$ 11.00 (Save $9)

* Children 3 years and younger are free.

Education

Science Museum of Minnesota[all year | Available now]

Space header

Description

The Science Museum of Minnesota, founded in 1907, is a large regional science museum located on the banks of the Mississippi River in downtown St. Paul. The Science Museum's programs combine research and collection facilities, a public science education center, extensive teacher education and school outreach programs, and an Imax Convertible Dome Omnitheater to provide science education to our audience of more than a million people per year. Tickets valid for museum and omnitheater admission. Additional charge applies for special exhibits.

Website
Visit the Science Museum of Minnesota website
Directions
Directions to SMM
Prices
Adult Ticket
$ 21.95 (You save $3)

Minnesota Children's Museum[Available now]

Minnesota Children's Museum

Description

Explore exhibits that provide children with creative, colorful, educational, safe environments to discover exciting galleries and programs based on sound principles of learning.

Website
Visit the Minnesota Children's Museum website
Directions
Directions to the Minnesota Children's Museum
Prices
General Admission
$ 9.00

* Tickets brought to you by customer request.

Mill City Museum[Available now]

river side view of the museum and Gold Medal Flour sign

Description

Built into the ruins of what was once the world’s largest flour mill, Mill City Museum is located on the historic Mississippi Riverfront. Here, visitors of all ages learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, the river, and the city of Minneapolis.

Website
Visit the Mill City Museum website
Directions
Directions to Mill City Museum
Prices
Adult
$ 8.50 (Save $3.50)
Senior/Child
$ 8.50 (Save $1.50)

Recreation

Nickelodeon Universe[Available now]

Nickelodeon Universe

Description

Join Spongebob, Dora the Explorer, and all of your favorite Nick Kids characters at the newly renovated Nickelodeon Universe. Take a whirlwind ride on the latest roller coaster - the speeding and spiraling Timberland Twister. The park is home to seven acres of fun with more than 30 remarkable rides and attractions, nine mouth-watering places to eat, loads of entertainment, and shopping, of course!

Website
Visit the Nickelodeon Universe website
Directions
Directions to Nickelodeon Universe
Prices
Adult All Day, Any Day Pass
$ 28.99 (Save $7)

Sporting Events

Minnesota Twins[seasonal | Available next fall]

twins logo with two men shaking hands

Description

Secure your tickets to watch your Twins at Target Field! Limited quantities available. Opening season game tickets now available at the CMU & SPSC Info Desks.

Website
Visit the Minnesota Twins website
Directions
Directions to Target Field
Prices
Twins
$ 13.00
Availability

Please check back next fall for Minnesota Twins tickets!

Disclaimer

Due to vendor restrictions, Student Unions & Activities Information Desks are not able to offer refunds on movie, seasonal, or discount tickets.

Redemption of tickets is subject to vendor restrictions and availability. Purchase does not guarantee entrance for a specific date or time.