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Family spotlight: Bixby's Inflatable Rain Forest, Mondo Festival

  • Article by: MELISSA WALKER
  • Star Tribune
  • February 8, 2013 - 12:06 PM

BIXBY’S INFLATABLE RAIN FOREST

Let your imagination take you from the snow and cold to a tropical playland. Find your way through the Monkey Temple Maze and Lemur Frenzy Obstacle Course. Bounce and slide through a variety of inflatables. Also live animals and stage shows. (10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. $10. Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Av. S., Mpls. www.bixbyandfriends.com.)

MONDO festival

Celebrating 15 years of flying objects, the Mondo Festival highlights jugglers of all ages. The three-day festival has juggling, yo-yo and unicycling demonstrations featuring Julia Belk, Brad Weston and Matt Hall. The Mondo Spectacular is a show of comedy and stunts. (Mondo Spectacular: 5 p.m.-midnight Fri.; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. next Sun. $7-$10. Concordia University’s Gangelhoff Center, Hamline and Marshall Avs., St. Paul. Mondo Spectacular: 7 p.m. Sat. $10-$12. St. Paul Central High School, 275 N. Lexington Pkwy., St. Paul. www.mondofest.org/festival.)

MELISSA WALKER

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