Winter Getaway

Winter Getaway in Burnsville

Winter is officially here but don’t let cabin fever keep you indoors this winter. Layer up and head to Burnsville where you can enjoy some great eats at area restaurants, exciting outdoor winter activities and awesome indoor fun. Read on to find out where you can try snowboarding, shopping, skating and more, then gather your friends and family and take a trip!


EAT - Over 90 restaurants to fuel your entire weekend.

After a long day of shopping, skating or enjoying the great outdoors, food is always a must and Burnsville restaurants have fare for whatever you’re craving. From brunch at Jensen’s Café, to baklava and belly dancing at the Mediterranean Cruise Café to burgers and beers at Lucky’s 13 Pub, Burnsville has a variety of restaurants that will complete any winter getaway.



PLAY – Enjoy indoor and outdoor fun.

Burnsville parks offer a variety of winter recreation opportunities from ice skating to cross country skiing. For some classic winter fun, Neill Park, a 61-acre community park, is best-known for its sliding hill. What better way to enjoy all the snow than with a sledding adventure? Neill Park is also home to an outdoor skating rink and warming house for more winter fun. Photo courtesy of the City of Burnsville.

Buck Hill Ski & Snowboard Area truly has winter fun for the whole family, offering 16 different runs to skiers and snowboarders of all abilities, as well as snow tubing. They have 10 lifts and one of the best snow-making systems in the Midwest. Plus, they offer ski and snowboard rentals as well as group and private lessons for people of all ages and abilities.

Get a little retro and head to Skateville, Minnesota's premier roller skating rink, for great family fun. Skateville has Minnesota's only wooden rotunda skating floor, an exciting game arcade with a prize redemption center, and a snack bar with enticing treats for hungry skaters.

Burnsville Center boasts over 140 stores including three department stores, over 20 delicious eateries, and four restaurants. With an array of retailers ranging from apparel for men, women and children, several novelty, candy and gift boutiques, furnishings and home decor, electronics, jewelry, antiques, shoes, and much more; there's more than enough shopping to fill your trip.


STAY – Burnsville has comfortable, affordable hotels for every budget.

Burnsville offers affordable, fun hotel options for you and your family. Whether you're looking for a place with a great pool to bring the kids for the weekend, somewhere with a continental breakfast or a hotel close to shopping and restaurants, you’re sure to find the perfect winter getaway hotel in Burnsville.

So, what are you waiting for? Begin planning your trip to Burnsville, Minnesota today!

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