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A visit to Minnesota is more than your typical business trip – it’s a broad, enriching experience waiting to happen. The Twin Cities area is known for its vibrant culture and inclusive communities, with endless activities available within a 30-mile radius. Enjoy natural attractions like Minnehaha Falls, grab a drink on the Mississippi River, or peruse the largest retail hub in the country at Bloomington’s Mall of America. No matter the experience you’re looking for, Minnesota has it all. Join us at Healthapalooza so you may explore one of the main hubs of the Midwest.

Mystic Lake Casino Local Attractions near Healthapalooza
Mystic Lake Casino

Hit the slots or pull up to the blackjack table at Mystic Lake Casino. Located right next door to Mystic Lake Center, there will be no better time to mix work and play than during Health-A-Palooza.

Local Cuisine Local Attractions near Healthapalooza
Local Cuisine

Experience converging cultures by exploring the many food options that Minneapolis has to offer. From international cuisine to the Minnesota-made “Juicy Lucy,” treat your palette to any variety of quality cuisine that can be found around the Twin Cities.

Local Attractions near Event - Bde Maka Ska Park
Bde Maka Ska Park

Bde Maka Ska, the largest link in the Chain of Lakes, offers diverse water activities. Rent a paddle board, play beach volleyball, or stroll along the bike path. With three beaches, nearby picnicking spots, and dining options, it’s an ideal day trip for those seeking outdoor enjoyment by one of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes.

Local Attractions near Healthapalooza -The Meadows at Mystic Lake
The Meadows at Mystic Lake

Book a tee time at this award-winning public golf course located on site with Mystic Lake Center. With recognition from publications such as Golf Digest, Golfweek, and Midwest Gaming and Travel, this course is certainly not one to miss.

Local Attractions near Healthapalooza Canterbury Park
Canterbury Park

Catch a horse race or a live concert at Canterbury Park. Located just ten minutes north of Mystic Lake Center, the complex features a 24/7 casino where you can sit back and enjoy a game of poker, and an outdoor race track for those looking to enjoy a cocktail outside.

Mall of America Local Attractions near Healthapalooza
Mall of America

Just 25 minutes northeast of Mystic Lake Center, Mall of America is the ultimate entertainment hub. Enjoy thrills at Nickelodeon Universe, explore Sea Life, or shop at over 500 stores. As the largest mall in the U.S., MOA caters to every interest.

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Local Attractions near Healthapalooza

Unlock your creative side by visiting the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. This 11-acre park is a hub for creative minds, with nearly two dozen outdoor sculptures to enjoy, including the infamous Spoonbridge and Cherry. 

Minnehaha Falls Local Attractions near Healthapalooza
Minnehaha Falls

Lace up your hiking shoes and get some fresh air at Minnehaha Falls. Located just thirty minutes north, this natural attraction is the perfect way to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. 

Valleyfair Local Attractions near Healthapalooza

Enjoy thrills at Valleyfair, Minnesota’s largest amusement park, boasting 75 rides, including eight heart-pounding roller coasters. Cool off in Soak City’s waterpark, featuring a Lazy River, waterslides, and a wave pool for aquatic excitement on hot summer days.

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