Blog: 5 Things To Do in Maple Grove

Did you know the Minneapolis Northwest area combines 3 cities to make one large destination? We thought it would be fun to let you, our visitors, get to know each city a little better.  Below we have put together a list of 5 fun and unique things to do/see in Maple Grove while visiting the area.

Did you know the Minneapolis Northwest area combines 3 cities to make one large destination? We thought it would be fun to let you, our visitors, get to know each city a little better.  Below we have put together a list of 5 fun and unique things to do/see in Maple Grove while visiting the area.
 

WhirlyBall Maple Grove Blog1. WhirlyBall Twin Cities
Have you heard of the new sporting activity, WhirlyBall? This trending experience combines hockey, lacrosse, basketball and bumper cars. Two teams of five players attempt to score goals using a scoop to toss a ball through an elevated backboard while driving bumper cars. WhirlyBall Twin Cities also offers the largest laser tag arena in Minnesota. They have four private meeting rooms as well as a full service restaurant and bar. This exciting new venue invites all families, company events and birthday parties to join in on the fun!
 

Arbor Lakes Maple Grove Blog2. Arbor Lakes Shopping & Dining
Shoppes | Main Street | Fountains
With more than 150 stores, restaurants and businesses, Arbor Lakes has options for everyone! This shopping complex has three districts; The Shoppes, Main Street and The Fountains. Combined, the Arbor Lakes area actually offers more retail than Mall of America. Arbor Lakes has a wide variety of national stores and unique boutiques as well as fine dining restaurants, causal cafés, and quick eateries. Arbor Lakes can accommodate more than just your shopping and dining needs. They also offer four conveniently located hotels so you can stay the night after a long day of entertainment, meetings or events. With all that Arbor Lakes has to offer, you’ll be able to check everything off your shopping list in no time.
 

Rush Creek Maple Grove Blog3. Rush Creek Golf Club
Practice your swing on this 18-hole championship golf course. Rush Creek Golf Club also features a family-friendly Mac Nine par three course, a newly remodeled restaurant with stunning views and scenery, and a practice range with instructors available. Rush Creek Golf Club offers ideal banquet space that can host more than 300 guests for weddings, meetings, parties and events. Their outdoor terrace is perfect for lunch or dinner and it has an unbeatable view of the golf course. Rush Creek Golf Club is the perfect venue to host an event, dine, or play a round of golf at.
 

Elm Creek Park Reserve Maple Grove Blog4. Elm Creek Park Reserve
Featuring 4,900 acres, this regional park is the largest of all the Three Rivers’ parks. Elm Creek Park Reserve features miles of biking and hiking trails, a swimming pond, playground, disc golf course, a nature center and even cabin rentals for camping. Visitors here may spot loons, beavers, eagles, swans, sand hill cranes, and bluebirds. During the colder months tubing, skiing and snowboarding hills and trails are available for use. After all the fun, stop by the Chalet and warm up with hot chocolate by the cozy fireplace. The Chalet can even be rented out for weddings and other events accommodating up to 200 guests. Elm Creek Park Reserve offers a variety of activities for all ages no matter what the season is.
 

Paint Pub Maple Grove Blog5. The Paint Pub
Bring your friends or come and meet new people at the Maple Grove Paint Pub. This unique art studio offers classes with step-by-step instructions from a friendly, experienced instructor. You don’t need to have any previous experience yourself, just paint along with the class while snacking and sipping on wine or beer. Check their online calendar to choose a featured painting on a date that works for you and reserve your spot. The Paint Pub can also be booked for private events where you can choose your own featured painting for the class. Accommodating all ages and levels of experience, The Paint Pub is perfect for your next girls night out or birthday party.

 


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