2023 Shop Local Carver County and Eden Prairie - Gifts and Experiences

Shop for Local Gifts, Services and more in Carver County and Eden Prairie, MN

By Jamie Schlechter, Macaroni Kid Publisher November 24, 2021

Shopping local is more important than ever. If you can, I encourage you to shop local this Holiday Season. Spread some Minnesota love and support local businesses in Carver County and Eden Prairie, MN.

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VELOCITY Dance and Theater

Dance classes for all ages. Located in Chanhassen, MN.

Foss Swim School

Swim lessons in Chanhassen, MN.

Sylvan Learning of Chaska

Personalized Tutoring program with results. Located in Chaska, MN.

Wild Woods Play Co

Toy and equipment rental service located in Waconia, MN.

Wink Family Eye Care

Family Eye Care with a wide selection of frames. Located in Chanhassen, MN.

Stephi Jean Photography

Natural light photographer based in Watertown, MN. Schedule your family photos or purchase a gift certificate. 

Children's Theatre Company

CTC has a variety of shows throughout the year. They also offer Theatre Arts Training Classes. Located in Minneapolis, MN.

Minnesota Renaissance Festival

2024 Tickets on sale now. The Festival is located in Shakopee, MN.


2024 Season passes on sale now. Amusement park is located in Shakopee, MN.

MN Ski Areas Association

Families with 4th graders can get a passport for $34.95 and includes 19 ski areas.

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