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Welcome to the BBBS Ticket Center!

Wondering what tickets BBBS has available for you and your Little? Look no further! Check out the current listing of available tickets below. In the past we’ve given away tickets to the Vikings, Twins, the Wild, as well as the Minnesota Children’s Theater, special concert tickets and more! Make sure to check back often, and when you’ve found something perfect for you and your little, fill out the Ticket Request form.

Please note: ONLY Bigs & Littles can request tickets or use discounts.

All tickets must be requested using the Ticket Request form. You will get a response only if the tickets are available to you. If there are special directions, they will be included in the tickets offered listing. Unless otherwise noted, all tickets must be picked up at the BBBS Office in St. Paul, 2550 University Ave W, Suite 410N, St. Paul, MN 55114.

List of upcoming available tickets:

Florence and the Machine
Saturday, October 20th Concert, 7PM at the Target Center

Hanson, Performing with the MN Orchestra
Sunday, November 4th at the State Theatre

Sphinx Virtuosi
10/23 at The Ordway
A Chamber Ensemble of the nation’s top top Black and Latino classical string soloists, they return to St. Paul to perform music by composers from communities going through conflict and healing, including Miguel del Aguila of Uruguay and Kareem Roustom of Syria.

Minnesota Golden Gophers Women’s Hockey – All Games at Ridder Arena
11/2 vs Bemidji State – 6 PM
11/3 vs Bemidji State – 3 PM
11/18 vs St. Cloud State – 2 PM

Minnesota Golden Gophers Women’s Basketball – Williams Arena
11/9 vs New Hampshire – 8 PM – Pack the Barn Game

Minnesota Golden Gophers Men’s Hockey – All Games at Mariucci
10/20 vs Trinity Western – 7 PM
11/2 vs Minnesota State – 7 PM

 

Ticket Request form

Please note: Tickets are meant to be used as an activity for you and your Little. Please check your Little’s availability prior to submitting a request. If you have received tickets in the last two weeks please allow a few days for others to request tickets.

Do you have tickets you would like to donate?

Give us a call at 651-789-2400!

Questions?

Email us at ticketrequest@bigstwincities.org

Ongoing deals:

No tickets available? No problem! Matches get all kinds of deals around the Twin Cities. Check out the list below for opportunities for you and your Little.

Please note: You must present your Match Card to receive these discounts.

Adventure Park
Location:14200 Lincoln Street NE, Suite 500
Ham Lake, MN 55304
Phone: 763.331.0265
Discount: $1 off admission. Matches must present Match Cards to receive discount
More Info: http://adventureparkmn.com
Hours: Sunday and Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday – Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Badlands Sno-Park
Location:772 Kinney Rd. Hudson, WI 54016
Phone: 715 386 1856
Discount: Big and Little Admission for $20
More Info:badlands-snopark.com
Hours: Will only be available Thursday or Friday night

Bwana Archery
Location: 3015 Country Drive, Saint Paul, MN 55117
Phone: 651.482.9866
Discount:Buy one Big admission, get one free Little admission. All equipment is furnished and basic lessons are included.
More Info: www.bwanaarchery.com
Hours: Call for reservations
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 11a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cheap Skate, Fun O Rama Inc.
Location: 3075 Coon Rapids Boulevard, Coon Rapids, MN 55433
Phone: 763.427.8980
Discount: Buy one Big admission, get one free Little admission (rental not included)
More Info: www.cheapskatecr.com
Hours: Hours vary; check website for up to date schedule

Minnesota Children’s Museum
Location:107th Street West, St. Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.225.6000
Discount: Buy one, Get One FREE $12.95
Labor Day to Memorial Day
Hours: Sunday & TuesdayThursday: 9-4 pm
(closed Mondays)
Friday & Saturday9-8pm

Comedy Sportz
Location:3001 Hennepin Ave. Minneapolis, MN
Phone: 612 870 1230
Discount: Thursday nights – Buy one Big Admission and get one free Little admission
More Info: www.comedysportztc.com
Hours: 8pm show runs until 9:45

Eko Backen
Location: 22570 Manning Trail, Scandia MN 55073
Phone: 651.433.2422
Discount: Buy one Big admission, get one free Little admission
More Info: www.eckobacken.com
Hours for the winter season:
Friday 5-9 pm
Saturday 11-9 pm
Sunday 11-7 pm

Ethnic Dance Theatre
Location: Varies with different shows
Phone: 763.545.1333
Discount: Free admission with paid Big to dance parties and concert performances
More Info: www.ethnicdancetheatre.com
Hours: Check website or call for upcoming shows and reservations

Gibb’s Farm/Museum
Location: 2097 West Larpenteur Avenue, Falcon Heights, MN 55113
Phone: 651.646.8629
Discount: One free Little admission with paid Big admission
More Info: www.rchs.com
Hours: Tuesday – Friday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 4 p.m.
Note: The museum is closed from mid – November until mid – April

Great Clips IMAX Theater
Location: 12000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley, MN 55124
Phone: 952.997.9714
Discount: Free admission for Little with a paying Big – Not valid with special engagement films.
More Info: www.imax.com/Minnesota
Hours: Check website or call for show times

Hennepin Theatre Trust
Location: Various theaters including: Orpheum, State, Pantage, and New Century
Phone: 612-455-9500
Discount: Broadway shows at a student discount rate. Tickets range from $23-$47 per ticket. Go to the website to order tickets using the promo code: bigs (not case sensitive).
More Info: https://hennepintheatretrust.org/box-office/
Hours: See website for hours

Historic Fort Snelling
Location: 200 Tower Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55111
Phone: 612.726.1171
Discount: Big gets in free with a paid child’s admission
More Info: www.mnhs.org/ftsnelling
Hours: Open Memorial Day – Labor Day
Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
* Open Memorial Day & Labor Day 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

James J. Hill House
Location: 240 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.297.2555
Discount: One free Big admission with paid Little admission
More Info: www.mnhs.org/hillhouse
Hours: Call for Reservations
Wednesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Location: 1011 Washington Avenue S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: 612.215.2549
Discount: 2 projects online for $12 dollars
10% discount for other purchases
More Info: www.mnbookarts.org
Hours: Class times vary–check website for schedule

Minnesota Transportation Museum–Jackson Street Roundhouse Location
Location:193 Pennsylvania Avenue East, St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651.228.0263
Discount: $1 off general admission
More Info: www.trainride.org
Hours: Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday & Friday (June 4th – August 28th)
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Minnesota Transportation Museum–Osceola Railway Location
Location: 114 Depot Road, Osceola, WI 54020
Phone: 715.755.3570
Discount: $2 off adult admission and $1 off child train fare
More Info: www.trainride.org
Hours: Open April through October; call or visit website for departure schedule

Paint Your Plate
Location:1132 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 or 5009 France Avenue South, Edina, MN 55410
Phone: 651.225.8034 – St. Paul 612.929.6666 – Edina
Discount: 25% off child purchase and 10% off adult purchase
More Info: www.paintyourplate.webs.com
Edina Hours:
Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday – Thursday 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday – 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday – 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
St. Paul Hours:
Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday – Thursday 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday – 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday – 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

PINZ
Location:7520 32nd St. N, Oakdale, MN 55128
Phone: 651.770.8000
Discount: Buy-one-get-one game of laser tag and 2 free shoes for bowling! Bigs and Littles will receive this offer when they show their Match I.D. card! The coupons will be available at the front desk.
More Info: www.pinz.com
Hours: Visit Web site or call for hours

The Raptor Center
Location:1920 Fitch Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone:612.625.0201
Discount: Free tours for Bigs and Littles during regular hours and free admission to weekend programs
More Info: www.theraptorcenter.org
Hours: Tuesday – Friday: 10 a.m. –4 p.m.
Saturday –Sunday: 12 p.m. –4 p.m.
Weekend programs: 1 p.m. –2 p.m. (“Raptors of Minnesota”)

Roller Garden
Location: 5622 West Lake Street, Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: 952.929.5518
Discount: One free Little admission with paid Big admission; skate rental extra $3 each
More Info: www.rollergarden.com
Hours: Hours vary; see website for up to date schedule

Science Museum of Minnesota
Location: 120 W. Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.221.9444
Discount: Use BBBS ID #166227 to get $3 per person for exhibits only; $5 per person for exhibits and the Omnitheater. Bigs will be asked to verify our agency’s address (2550 University Avenue, Suite 410N, St. Paul, MN 55114) and our phone (651.789.2447) when they call for discounts.
More Info: www.smm.org
Hours: Sunday:9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday:CLOSED
Tuesday:9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday:9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday – Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Sea Life Aquarium
Location: 120 East Broadway, Bloomington MN 55425 (Mall of America)
Phone: 952.883.0202
Discount: Adult (13+ years) admission price $15
Child (3 – 12 years) admission price $10
Follow These Steps (see flyer)
1) Visit https://www.visitsealife.com/minnesota/
2) Select “Minnesota” and “Consignment Client” under the “Book Tickets” heading
3) Click “Buy Tickets”
4) Enter code “BIGS” – exclusive to BBBS
5) Purchase and print tickets immediately
More Info: https://www.visitsealife.com/minnesota/
Hours: Sunday:10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Monday – Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. -8:00 p.m.

Simply Jane Open Art Studio
Location:5411 Nicollet Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55419
Phone: 612.354.3961
Discount: No studio fee ($10) value when you come in to paint – everything from stretched canvas to accessories starting at just $4
More info: www.simplyjanestudio.com
Hours: Hours vary; call or check website

SkyZone (Oakdale)
Location: 595 Hale Ave. N. Oakdale, MN 55128
Phone: 651.200.3383
Discount: $10 per jumper (60 minutes)
$12 per jumper (90 minutes)
$14 per jumper (120 minutes)
More Info: https://www.skyzone.com/stpaul
Waivers are required. They can be found on their website.
Discount only applicable Monday – Thursday anytime or Friday before 3 pm
Hours: Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

SkyZone (Plymouth)
Location: 13310 Industrial Park Blvd #160, Plymouth, MN 55441
Phone: 763-331-3511
Discount: $11.00 for 1 hour of jumping/person (includes socks).
More Info: https://www.skyzone.com/minneapolis
Waivers are required. They can be found on their website.
Hours: Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Stages Theatre Company
Location: 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343
Phone: 952.979.1111
Discount: Buy one Big ticket, get one Little ticket free
More Info: www.stagestheatre.org
Hours: Check Web site or call for show dates and times

Stepping Stone Theater
Location: 55 Victoria St N, Saint Paul, MN 55104
Phone: 651.225.9265
Discount: Buy one Big ticket, get one Little ticket free
More Info: www.steppingstonetheatre.org
Hours: Check Web site or call for upcoming shows and times

Wheel Fun Rentals
Location:Multiple locations.
Phone: 805.650.7770
Discount: Must present Match Card to receive one free hour of 1 multi-user product or 2 single-user products. Not valid holidays or holiday weekends. Not valid with any other offer. Can only be used once per day.
More Info: www.wheelfunrentals.com
Hours: Call locations for hours

YMCA
Location: Multiple Locations (Twin Cities + Hudson)
Discount: Big must present photo ID and Match ID card to receive discount. Visit one of the 23 locations and receive admission for $5/Little and $5/Big.
More Info:www.ymcatwincities.org
Hours:Check locations for specific hours

Youth Performance Company
Location:3338 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 612.623.9180
Discount: One free adult ticket with paid child’s ticket, use coupon code: Big at checkout
More Info: www.youthperformanceco.com
Hours: Check Web site or call for upcoming shows and times