90 Days of Summer: Editors’ Picks

Follow our list of daily editors' picks of where to eat, shop, and enjoy the Twin Cities, all summer long.

Day 90: Round the City of Lakes

How best to mark the end of summer? A bike tour around the lakes of Minneapolis sounds just right.

Grand Rounds
How best to mark the end of summer? A bike tour around the lakes of Minneapolis sounds just right.
Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway, minneapolisparks.org/grandrounds
Chris and Rob's Chicago Dog
For a piled-to-perfection take on the classic Chicago hot dog, head to Chris & Rob's.
Chris & Rob’s, Fridley, Mpls., and St. Paul, chrisandrobs.com
Excelsior Brewing
Send off summertime with a fresh beer at Excelsior's tap room.
Excelsior Brewing Tap Room, 421 3rd St., Excelsior, 952-474-7837, excelsiorbrew.com
Ali Shops MOA
Ali Shops comes to your smartphone, and she's got killer MOA info to share.
Ali Shops MOA, moa.alishops.com
Como Park
Round up the family and head to Como Park to do, well, just about anything.
Como Park, 1199 Midway Pkwy., St. Paul, 651-632-5111, stpaul.gov
Izzy's Ice Cream
Don’t let the season of ice cream pass by without a stop at Izzy’s newest outpost.
Izzy's Ice Cream, St. Paul and Mpls., izzysicecream.com
St. Croix Riverfront
No need to plan ahead; Tin Bins packs your picnic while you find a spot at Lowell Park.
The Heights Theatre
Cool off and catch a flick at the historic Heights Theatre.
Heights Theatre, 3951 Central Ave. NE, Columbia Heights, 763-788-9079, heightstheater.com
Minnesota State Fair
You don't have to be overwhelmed—look to the Minnesota State Fair App to make sense of the madness.
Parlour's Pickle in the Middle
Head to the cool basement of Parlour for a boozy summer refresher.
Borough and Parlour, 730 N. Washington Ave., Mpls., 612-354-3135, boroughmpls.com