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MAKE YOUR MOVE: Announcements for Educators & Activity Planners

Dazzling Dave

Dazzling Dave National Yo-Yo Master

"Dazzling Dave" is a former middle school teacher and has 20 years of experience and working with kids. He has performed, and taught at thousands of schools working directly with students in P.E. classes or the classroom. Whether you are looking for entertainment or education, he has the perfect show for your school!
boat tour

Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours - History Cruise

Your class may experience Wisconsin/ Minnesota history in the upper St. Croix River Valley while riding transportation from the past. The cruise departs at 11am and returns at 12:20pm. We can accommodate up to 400 students. Boat trip will be open to the general public. The curriculum is a combination of steamboat, logging and geology.
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Conquer Ninja Gyms

We incorporate strategic movement through the obstacles in an efficient and effective manner. With the most unique and well-known ninja obstacles for your students to explore, they will experience what being a real ninja is all about. Our Ninja Warrior coaches will instruct, encourage and entertain your group while in the ninja gym, and may even show you a clip of when they were on the show "American Ninja Warrior".
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SEA LIFE at Mall of America

Encounter sharks, stingrays, sea turtles and thousands of other sea creatures throughout the aquarium,  and your $7 ticket is valid all day! Plus, add a Behind-the-Scenes tour to make your day even more educational and memorable! During Homeschool Week, explore Learning Stations from 10:00am - 3:00pm.
canoe field trip

Wilderness Inquiry

Students always say that Canoemobile is their favorite field trip of the year. Lessons engage youth to improve school performance, develop a stewardship ethic, and become aware of a pathway to pursue educational and career opportunities in the outdoors. We’ve worked with schools of all sizes to educate more than one hundred thousand students with this program.
charter cruise field trip

Paradise Charter Cruises and Minneapolis Queen

On the Mississippi River, departing from downtown Minneapolis your group will experience a lock through of the St. Anthony Falls lock system, view the Falls, learn about the historic Minneapolis Riverfront and more from our one of a kind location on the Mississippi River, departing from our Location at Bohemian Flats Park!
Segway tour

Mobile Entertainment LLC

Students 12 and older are welcome. The 3-hour tour comes with discounts to local restaurants and a FREE pass to the Mill City Museum! Students and chaperones alike will enjoy learning and spending time outdoors. Discounts may be available for school groups who come Monday-Friday In March-May!
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Sidekick Theatre

Sidekick Theatre Announces 2018 Season of shows for Young Audiences! BOOGIE DOWN TO BREMEN TOWN An Action Packed Musical - All Ages June 20 - August 10, 2018 LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD A New Musical For The Holidays - Ideal for pre-k to 5th grade students. November 27 - December 29, 2018

MAKE YOUR MOVE: Announcements for Active Adult & Senior Tours, Daytrips & Activities

Charles Lindbergh Historic Home and Museum

Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau

A great day trip, and we do all the planning for you! View our videos and see what we have. Step-on-Guide is awesome for bus groups as they return and see new things every year!
Historical Experiences, Inc.

Historical Experiences, Inc.

After an agreement between bootlegging gangsters and the police, St. Paul became a “gangster haven.” As gangsters grabbed the headlines, everyday Minnesotans quietly set up their own stills and speakeasies, producing, what many considered, the best corn liquor in the nation. Meet the drys, wets, gangsters, flappers, lawmen and suffragists of America’s most colorful, complex constitutional hiccup in Minnesota’s Wild and Woolly Prohibition Days. Schedule your experience today!
guided trips

Wilderness Inquiry

Wilderness Inquiry offers guided trips all over the world, from day trips canoeing the Mississippi River in Minnesota to 9-day safari and service trips in Kenya. No matter your skill level or age, we’ll help you have the best outdoor adventure possible! We have decades of experience guiding seniors on all of our trips, so you can be comfortable placing your vacation in our hands.
Bald eagle viewing

National Eagle Center

Experience the natural wonder of the Upper Mississippi River valley in winter with a guided eagle viewing field trip with the National Eagle Center. Join their expert naturalists and they lead bus tours to bald and golden eagle viewing hot spots!
artist-designed space

Can Can Wonderland

Perfect for all ages and abilities, Can Can Wonderland is filled with artist-inspired mini golf, vintage arcade games, arts and crafts, live musical and theatre performances, gourmet concessions, creative concoctions and more—all in a giant, former canning factory.
Badlands

Audubon Center of the North Woods

Join Mike Link, former Director of ACNW, and his wife, Kate Crowley – both naturalists extraordinaire – on this ‘off-the-beaten path’ adventure to the Badlands and Black Hills of South Dakota. Designed for the adventurous traveler who wants to walk the landscape, take time to observe and understand the dramatic wildlife and learn the amazing geologic story of this land of contrasts. This tour will focus on the wildlife, geology, and other landforms of these two beautiful and unique location
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Padelford Riverboats

Our 2018 "Senior Day on the Mississippi!” cruise features the fabulous sounds of Mississippi Ragtime.  Our favorite live performance artists will get the crowd involved during this leisurely two-hour cruise up the Scenic Mississippi River. The Cruise includes Complimentary Coffee and Cookies!
Richard Allen

Alan, Richard Productions

Entertainment Services by Richard Alan Productions Magicians *Acrobats *Stilt Walkers *Face Painters *Character Actors *Jugglers *Mimes *Petting Zoo *Pony Rides *Sound Production * Ventriloquists & much more... Specialty performers celebrate & educate ALL AGES & STAGES!

Supporting the following organizations:

  • Give Them An Experience They Will Always Remember

    Excited Kids on a School Bus
  • Give them an experience they will never forget.

    Seniors on Bus

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