Season Openers & Summer Highlights
Be the first at these summer season openers. Some of Minnesota’s hottest events & attractions have BIG fun in store this summer. Start planning your trip today.
Winter is officially here but don’t let cabin fever keep you indoors this winter. Layer up and head to Burnsville
Celebrating 30 Years of Promoting #MyBurnsville!
January marks the beginning of the Burnsville Convention & Visitors Bureau's 30th Anniversary. Since 1987, the organization has dedicated itself to increasing visitor traffic and tourism spending to the area and to promoting Burnsville as the premier travel destination!
Dinner with a View
Black Diamond Restaurant at Buck Hill is now serving up fresh scratch-made Mexican American cuisine and specialty cocktails daily.
Coolest Spots to Visit Near Minneapolis This Winter: Burnsville
Whether you visit Burnsville to indulge in winter sports or prefer to focus on local shopping and dining, this is a cool place for a one-of-a-kind weekend getaway.
Get Back In Black in Burnsville
Now’s the time to map out your Black Friday shopping trip and Burnsville is the place to be.
Holiday Parties Made Merry & Bright
Holiday parties and gatherings are the perfect way to celebrate a great year with friends and family and Burnsville has a variety of spaces you'll love!
The 2016 Ryder Cup
Check out highlights from #TeamAmes' day at the 41st Ryder Cup and a few things to know if you're headed there this weekend!
Back-To-School in Burnsville
Back to school is here and Burnsville is the perfect place to get them everything they need.
Hear from the people behind one of Burnsville's newest craft beer brewery & restaurant experience, Nutmeg Brewhouse.
With summer in full swing, patio dining is a must in order to enjoy the outdoors as much as possible and if you didn’t already know, Burnsville, Minnesota has several restaurants where you can dine al fresco all summer long!
Let’s be honest, we love ourselves some brunch, and in Burnsville it’s serious business. Many Burnsville restaurants offer mouth-watering brunch menus or buffets to satisfy any brunch craving you may have.
Big Fun Is On The Horizon...
This Spring and Summer will bring lots of exciting opportunities for family fun in Burnsville and the surrounding area!
Exclusive Photo Tour of the Ames Center
Have you attended a show or event at the modern, beautiful Ames Center yet? If not, you are missing out on what has quickly become a well-known venue for a myriad of performances and special events. Check out our photographic sneak peek at everything Ames Center - inside and out.
Soak up the Last of Summer
Labor Day is fast approaching which means that back-to-school madness is right around the corner. Before you start thinking about school supplies, bus schedules and back-to-school shopping, take some time to enjoy these last few weeks of summer. Check out our list of last minute, family-friendly things to do in Burnsville!
Diners, Drive ins, & Dives (and Roger & Jane!)
Local Couple with Hollywood Connections
Get Into the SPRING of Things
Spring has sprung! Wanna get fresh? Then get outside and enjoy all this amazing season has to offer. From walking and biking to playgrounds and community events, Burnsville has endless opportunities to get out and savor the sunshine! Burnsville Recreation Supervisor and resident expert on fun in the sun, Kelly Hansen, shares her insights on all things outside.
2014: A Year In Review
Phew! It was very busy year here at the Burnsville Convention & Visitors Bureau (BCVB). Showing off all that our fair city of Burnsville has to offer keeps us darn busy. If you’re not familiar with who we are or what we do at the BCVB, read on. You’ll learn about some the ways that we support the City and promote its appeal to potential travelers and visitors.
BLACK is Back!
Most people have strong feelings on the craziest shopping day of the year – the ominously-titled, Black Friday. It’s almost always a love or hate thing. If you stand on the side of the lovers, make this the year that you make Burnsville and the surrounding area your holiday shopping haven. Read on to find out more about everything from quaint little shops to a luxury brand oasis.
May Chat with Mayor Elizabeth Kautz
There are few people that know and love our fair City as much as our Mayor Elizabeth Kautz. Her strong affinity for the City makes her the perfect person to offer insight into what makes Burnsville a great tourist destination. Read on to learn more about how the City and the Burnsville Convention & Visitors Bureau are enticing visitors to Experience Burnsville.