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Folkways of the Holidays!

December 3, 2017

Discover the holiday traditions of 19th-century Minnesotans. Watch folk art performances, ride a horse-drawn trolley, and tour homes with culturally-distinct decorations and crafts. Dress for the weather. Great for scouts working on badge requirements. Walk-ins welcome; last admission at 3:00 PM.

Folkways of the Holidays takes place on weekends between December 2 and December 23 at The Landing pioneer settlement in Shakopee (just 25 minutes south of Lake Minnetonka).

Hours
Saturdays: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sundays: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Fees
$8 ages 18-64
$5 ages 2-17 and 65+
Children under 2 free.

Children 17 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Location
2187 Highway 101 East, Shakopee, MN 55379
763-694-7784

Special Folkways by Candlelight!

Take a candlelit stroll through the 1800s Eagle Creek Village. Greet costumed residents as they share holiday traditions, watch the Christmas Pageant in the Town Hall at 6:30 PM, and enjoy music by pianist Renae Williams. Enter through the West Entrance. Dress for the weather and an evening stroll. Walk-ins welcome; last admission at 7:30 PM.

Hours
Friday, December 15, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fees
$8 ages 18-64
$5 ages 2-17 and 65+
Children under 2 free.
Children 17 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Location
2187 Highway 101 East, Shakopee, MN 55379
(Click map at right for directions).
763-694-7784

 

Last modified: December 3, 2017

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