- TripBuzz found 199 things to do with kids in or near Minnetonka, Minnesota, including 189 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Paul, Minneapolis, Shakopee and Burnsville.
- From Big Thrill Factory to Mini-Hops Gymnastics, the Minnetonka area offers 82 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Family Fun Center, Theaters and Beaches.
- Charming historical homes and a modern day business industry co-exist to make the city of Minnetonka a wonderful blend of past and present. The suburban area features lush, colorful foliage and is home to over fifty local parks. Locals and visitors also enjoy the lake's local beaches, hiking trails and local shops.
Big Thrill Factory is a family entertainment center and arcade. Visitors will find an 18-hole miniature golf course, bowling, a laser tag arena, bumper cars, climbing walls, arcade games, and an in-house pizzeria.
Air Traffic Kites & Games is a family-owned toy store selling a large variety of fun and interesting products to its customers. Board games, kites, and disc golf equipment are a few of the many products sold at the store.
The Three Rivers Park District is a recreational district that supports activities including archery, geocaching, biking, boating, camping, fishing, and picnicking. The district also has a couple of playgrounds and a swimming pool.
Part of the Three Rivers Park District, Lake Minnetonka LTR Regional Trail offers both paved/unpaved paths for the bicyclists, hiker, jogger or casual walker to enjoy. With extended hours, it connects easily to other parks and trails.
With four indoor courts, Minnetonka Tennis Club provides its members with a pro shop and certified instructors to help improve their game. The locker room has a sauna, and there is a loft observation area with a complete kitchen.