"Funtastic" Friday Field Trips 2014
End the week with the ultimate in fun!
Join us on Fridays as we adventure to exciting locations.
• Trips open to 6 year olds and older.
• Pre-registration required. Register at least one week before trip start date or until trip fills.
• Extended Care available for a small additional fee beginning at 7:45am and until 5:30pm
• Drop-off and pick-up at Evergreen Park Shelter at Cty Rd B and Fairview Ave.
• Please arrive at the time listed to allow for check-in and trip prep so everyone is ready to go when the bus arrives.
• Return times are approximate, due to traffic and other areas outside our control, please be prompt to stated return time when picking up your child.
Water Park of America
Friday, June 20 9:00am-4:30pm
Trip Only #1004.310 Reg $44; RV Res $39
Trip & extended care #1004.311 Reg $52; RV Res $47
Surf on Minnesota’s only Flow Rider Surf Simulator, catch a wave in the Lake Superior wave pool or challenge your fears on a ten story and mile long indoor family raft ride. This indoor water park is equipped with the Fort Snelling activity island with a zero depth entry, body and tube slides, activity pool with hoops, nets, and balancing logs, and much more. Bring bag lunch or concession money.
Grand Slam & Flaherty’s Bowling
Friday, June 27 8:00am-4:45pm
Trip Only #1004.312 Reg $44; RV Res $39
Trip & extended care #1004.313 Reg $52; RV Res $47
Come join us for a day filled with FUN at Flaherty's and Grand Slam! Challenge your friends to see who can get the most strikes in bowling, play lazer tag, mini golf, krazy kars, jump in the inflatable play zone and take some swings in the batting cages! Lunch includes hot dog, pop, and bag of chips. Participants can bring spending money if they would like to purchase a snack at Grand Slam!
Valleyfair Amusement Park
Friday, July 11 8:30am - 5:45pm
Trip Only #1004.314 Reg $52; RV Res $47
Trip & extended care #1004.315 Reg $60; RV Res $55
From flips and dips to a 200-foot drop, there’s excitement galore on Valleyfair’s seven thrilling roller coasters, including Steel Venom, an impulse coaster with a twist! Don’t miss Power Tower - 275 feet of extreme scream! For those looking for relaxed thrills, the park offers a myriad of magical delights. There’s something for everyone at Valleyfair! All rides inside the park are included in admission, including the water rides. We will not visit Challenge Go Cart Park. Bring swimsuit, sunscreen and money for lunch.
Friday, July 18 10:00am – 4:45pm
Trip Only #1004.316 Reg $44; RV Res $39
Trip & extended care #1004.317 Reg $52; RV Res $47
Cool off at Bunker Beach with six towering waterslides, a 900’ Splash Cove lazy river, activity pool with climbing wall, zero-entry pool with water play structure, interactive sand play area, and as always, Minnesota’s largest outdoor wave pool! Check out the water adventure zone! Lunch will be a hamburger, hot dog or corn dog with chips, cookie and a pop. Please bring a swimsuit, towel and sunscreen.
MN Sea Life Aquarium & Nickelodeon Universe
Friday, July 25 8:45am - 4:15pm
Trip Only #1004.318 Reg $48; RV Res $43
Trip & extended care #1004.319 Reg $56; RV Res $51
Imagine traveling 300 feet of ocean tunnel where sharks, stingrays and giant sea turtles swim so close, you’ll feel like you can reach out and touch them! Join us as we explore Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium at the Mall of America. Not only will we be able to walk around the biggest mall in the USA, we will also get to have some fun at Nickelodeon Universe. Hop on the Fairly Odd Coaster or take a ride on SpongeBob Squarepants Rock Bottom Plunge. Whichever rides you choose you will have a blast! Bring a bag lunch.
Friday, August 1 10:00am - 4:15pm
Trip Only #1004.320 Reg $42; RV Res $37
Trip & extended care #1004.321 Reg $50; RV Res $45
Join us as we spend the day swimming and water sliding at Cascade Bay pool in Eagan. Relax on the lazy river or challenge your wild side on Typhoon Slide, Hurricane Slide or Twin Falls. Lunch will consist of a hot dog, chips and a beverage. Please bring a swimsuit, towel and sunscreen.
Eastman Nature Center & Sandy Bottom Beach
Friday, August 8 9:00am-4:00pm
Trip Only #1004.322 Reg $37; RV Res $32
Trip & extended care #1004.323 Reg $45; RV Res $40
Take a trip with us to Elm Creek Park Reserve! We will spend the morning exploring the Eastman Nature Center and also get to participate in a nature program with a naturalist. We will then spend time exploring their fun playground structure and enjoy lunch before we put on our bathing suits and swim in the sandy bottom lake.
French Park & Big Thrill Facotry
Friday, August 15 9:15am – 4:00 pm
Trip Only #1004.324 Reg $37; RV Res $32
Trip & extended care #1004.325 Reg $45; RV Res $40
Join us for a day full of thrills as we start the day off at French Regional Park where we will explore and climb their large rope play structure and take a break for a picnic lunch. After lunch we will head to the Big Thril Factory where we will spend the afternoon. Get ready to play laser tag, explore the kid's fun factory and time challenge, jump on the trampolines, climb the spider climb and slide down the giant slide. This day will be full of jumping, climbing and big thrills.
Base Camp & the Fort @ Fort Snelling Park
Friday, August 22 9:15am - 4:00pm
Trip Only #1004.326 Reg $42; RV Res $37
Trip & extended care #1004.327 Reg $50; RV Res $45
Experience the Ultimate day of Adventure! We will start the day at Base Camp climbing their indoor wall molded from the bluffs at Taylor’s Falls. Our adventure will then take us to Riverside Woods of Fort Snelling to explore the historic Fort as it takes us back into time to the 1800 military outpost. Bring a bag lunch. We will stop for a picnic and explore the park.
Target Field Tour and Westwood Nature Center
Friday, August 29 8:15am - 3:45pm
Trip Only #1004.328 Reg $44; RV Res $39
Trip & extended care #1004.329 Reg $52; RV Res $47
Join us for an inside look into the science behind America's favorite pastime- baseball. We will spend the morning taking a behind the scenes tour of Target Field and explore how science plays a major part in baseball through hands on activities. We will then head to Westwood Hills Nature Center for lunch and an afternoon full of nature exploration.
*Some trips require an additional waiver or additional forms
Friday Field Trips Flyer
If you are looking for a half day Friday Program- Check out our Funky Fit Fridays or My New Plate Club!
Registrations are now being taken for these trips. You may register online
, by mail, by phone at 651-792-7110, by fax 651-792-7100 or in person at Roseville Parks and Recreation, Roseville City Hall.