|Wed, Nov 7|
Spend the day exploring destinations around the metro area!
Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn"Arrive at the Chanhassen Dinner Theater for lunch. Enjoy a matinee performance for Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn." "Holiday Inn" tells the story of Jim, who leaves the bright lights of Broadway - as well as his fiance and dance partner, Lila - to settle down at an old farmhouse in Connecticut. They turn a farmhouse into a seasonal inn with show-stopping performances to celebrate each holiday, from Thanksgiving to the Fourth of July. Songs include: "Shaking the Blues Away," "Heat Wave," "Blue Skies," "Cheek to Cheek," and more.
Christmas Mansions on Summit AvenueTravel to St. Paul to experience the sights, sounds and taste of a Victorian Christmas. Take a guided tour of the Alexander Ramsey House and shop in the Carriage House Gift Store. Enjoy a home-cooked turkey dinner at Key's Cafe in downtown St. Paul. Arrive at the James J. Hill House, former home of Great Northern Railway Empire-builder James J. Hill, for a holiday tour. Discover holiday celebrations of the past through the stories of those who lived and worked on Summit Avenue.