As a Southern girl born and raised in Houston, Texas, there are only a handful of experiences that can lure me into frigid temperatures. The Great Northern Festival in Minneapolis is high on that list. If you’re not familiar with this festival yet, there is a reason that it is considered one of the best winter festivals in the world.
Intentionally scheduled over the course of 10 days during the coldest months of the year, festival attendees are immersed in creative programming that ranges from a celebration of the arts to curated holistic wellness experiences designed to inspire intellectual conversations and inspiration.
Here are 5 reasons that The Great Northern Festival should be at the top of your travel bucket list: