March is here and that means it’s time for the Parade of Homes℠. This year Pratt Homes has four homes in the Parade of Homes℠. In addition to the Parade of Homes℠, the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show continues for its second weekend. Of course March means hockey tournaments, hopefully not tournament snowfalls, and St. Patrick’s Day. Hope to see you at the Parade of Homes℠!!

Events in the Twin Cities this March

Minneapolis Home and Garden Show
When: March 3rd – 5th, 2017
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN

The Show is sure to inspire homeowners with its more than 1,000 experts sharing new ideas and practical advice as well as hundreds of exhibits featuring innovative products and services. The Show boasts great deals and shopping experiences all related to home, gardening, remodeling, and home décor. Tickets are now on sale online at

Parade of Homes
When: March 4th – April 2nd
Where: Various locations in the Twin Cities

Since 1949, anyone looking to make a move or simply interested in seeing the latest home designs, neighborhoods, or colors and accessories for their own homes have found the Parade of Homes is a great resource. With hundreds of new homes across the region, visitors can choose to visit them by location, price range and style. As a whole, the Parade of Homes truly does showcase the entire range of what new homes have to offer. Homes are all open specified hours over four or five weeks, and each home is priced accurately so you can see real costs associated with buying a new home.

Minnesota Roller Girls
When: March 4th, 2017
Where: Roy Wilkins Auditorium
175 W. Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN

Based on the results of last month’s semi-final match-up, the first bout will feature the Garda Belts vs. Rockits battling it out for 3rd place. The last bout of the evening will feature an epic showdown between the Dagger Dolls and the Atomic Bombshells, with the winner taking home the Season 13 Home Team Champions title, and of course, the honor of raising the Golden Skate!

Twin Cities Bridal Show
When: March 4th, 2017
Where: RiverCentre
175 W. Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN

The Twin Cities Bridal Show is your Go-To for everything you need for your wedding. It’s the Fun, Fast and Friendly way to meet all of your wedding service providers.

MSHSL Boys’ Hockey Tournament
When: March 8th – 11th, 2017
Where: Xcel Energy Center
199 West Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN

For both Class A and Class AA, single session tickets are valid for the two games to be played during that session. Single session tickets for the 2017 MSHSL Boys’ Hockey Tournament Class AA sessions are very limited and go on sale at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office one hour prior to the start of the first game of each Class AA session. Single session Class AA ticket sales are limited to two per person. Single session tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis, are limited and subject to availability. Be prepared to arrive early and stand in line for these tickets should they be available.

Let’s Play Hockey Expo
When: March 10th, 2017
Where: Xcel Energy Center
199 West Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN

Let’s Play Hockey Expo is the world’s largest consumer hockey trade show.  From major manufacturers to entrepreneurs with their unique hockey products, there’s something for all hockey players and fans at the Expo.

When: March 11th, 2017
Where: West 7th Street between Kellogg and Walnut

Start your St. Patrick’s Week off right at LuckyPalooza on West 7th!  This two-block street party is full of action including three tent parties at McGovern’s, Burger Moe’s and Cossetta’s, outdoor food stands and bars, DJ’s and live music, a mechanical bull, Ride MN activation andBeer Dabbler merchandise. The action starts at 2 p.m. and goes until 11 p.m. in the street. Then the party moves indoors at all of the 10 bars and restaurants within the two blocks and rocks until 1 a.m.