Saint Paul -- July is the month for adventure so each week we will outline a new detailed day trip in the Twin Cities. This week's day trip is in Saint Paul, sponsored by Visit Saint Paul!
Explore the Landmark Center and check out it's newest exhibit: Summer Arts Discovery 2017 (June 15 - August 30). Dive into the Twin Cities arts community this summer and discover the work of 10 local artists over the summer months. This year artists were asked to submit artwork themed around collective of inclusive community. Click Here to get 20% off your purchase of $20 or more at the Landmark Gift Shop! After visiting the Landmark Center, head on over to Subtext Bookstore and wander through the full book stacks.
For dinner check out Vieux Carré, a Cajun restaurant inspired by the spirit of New Orleans. Modeled after a 20th century speakeasy, Vieux Carré not only offers a menu full of delicious creole-inspired food, but also celebrates the culture around it, featuring live local Minnesota musicians every night. We've arranged a FREE valet for you when you go (get it in the app here)!
Cap off your excursion with a visit to the delicious and decadent Mademoiselle Miel chocolate shop. MM channels its French roots through incredible works of chocolate art from truffles to chocolate bars and everywhere in between. MM was awarded 2014 Top 10 Chocolatier of North America and is a perfect dessert to end the day. Click Here to get two FREE Honey-bee Sticks with your purchase of $2.50 or more!
Now that we've shared a few of our favorite day trip spots in Saint Paul, we invite you to share your Saint Paul adventure with us! Tweet @ChinookBookMSP with the hashtag #ChinookBookAdventure to tell us your Saint Paul recommends. Bonne voyage!