Fun family and learning events in Minneapolis this week

Looking for family-friendly events to keep the kids busy this week?

From a St. Patrick's Day parade to a discount on gaming, there's plenty to do when it comes to opportunities for learning and fun. Read on for a rundown of what to do this week.

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The 51st Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

Come join the Minneapolis St. Patrick's Day Association for the 51st annual free parade on Saturday evening. Beginning on Sixth Street and ending on 11th Street, this event features an after party near Nicollet Mall. 

When: Saturday, March 16, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Nicollet Mall, 555 Nicollet Mall
Price: Free

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Up to 59% Off at Elite Tournament Club

Are you a gamer? Do you like playing in competitive tournaments? Take advantage of this entrance discount at Elite Tournament Club. Five hours of gameplay and a controller of your choice is included in purchase price. 

Where: 2501 University Ave. SE, Prospect Park
Price: $25 (58 percent discount off regular price)

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60% Off Scavenger Hunt Adventure at ZeeTours

Looking for a fun day out of the house? Take advantage of this discount for a citywide scavenger hunt complement of ZeeTours. Grab your smart phone and follow clues, solve riddles and complete photo challenges to advance and proceed to the next stage. 

Where: 80 S. Eighth St., Central Minneapolis
Price: $20 (60 percent discount off regular price)

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