21 things to do in Downtown Grand Forks if you're under 21
3. Escape Room GF
Escape rooms are a great way to test your creative problem-solving skills and have fun with friends.
4. Go ice skating at Town Square
In the winter, the ice rink at the Town Square in Grand Forks is the perfect place for hanging out with family and friends, or even going on a date!
5. Buy local at the Town Square Farmer’s Market
The Town Square Farmer’s Market is a great place to get fresh vegetables, listen to live music, and browse local vendors from May-September.
6. Go to the Downtown Street Fair
The Grand Forks Downtown Street Fair occurs during the late summer and is a great place to try unique food trucks and buy handmade crafts.
7. Try something sweet
8. Go out on the Greenway
Get outside and get active on the Greenway! Whether it be walking, running, riding a bike, cross-country skiing, or rollerblading, take advantage of our beautiful parks and paths while being outside.
9. Grab some sushi
10. Get a slice of signature pizza
Rent a kayak, canoe or paddleboard for $10 per paddler for 90 minutes with the Boathouse brought to Grand Forks by Ground Up Adventures. Have your own? Use the canoe/kayak launch right by the Boathouse!
12. Go to a Movie
River Cinema has the best shows in town and is just over the river in East Grand Forks!
13. Check out a free live concert
There are multiple locations downtown that regularly host live music and are open to all ages! Half Brothers Brewing Company, Urban Stampede, Rhombus Guys Brewing Company, and The Ember all frequently have live shows as well as in the Town Square during the summer months.
14. Grab a cup of coffee
Urban Stampede, The Ember, and Bully Brew Coffee are the main coffee houses in Downtown Grand Forks. They all have a great selection of coffee and non coffee drinks to please anyone. Each are great places to meet up with friends or study for school.
15. Eat a burger
16. Get a haircut
17. Pick up a unique gift
Badman Design has many different products. From a custom-order art piece, to ready for purchase Christmas ornaments, you are guaranteed a unique gift that cannot be found anywhere else. Kittsona also has great gifts for friends, wedding parties, significant others, and your furbabies!
18. Try something new
19. Go to an art Gallery
20. Work on your fitness
The Pedal is a cycling studio downtown with classes at multiple different times during the day to fit any schedule! It also has a student discount available to those with a valid student ID.