Sunday, February 20, 2011;
Want to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to wintry Minneapolis? Here's what you need to know for the weekend of Feb. 25-27:getting there
Delta has nonstop flights from BWI Marshall to Minneapolis, with fares starting at $309.Where to stay
Graves 601 Hotel
601 1st Ave. N
Sleek and stylish hotel in the heart of downtown. Rooms from $129.Where to eat
D'Amico & Sons
2210 Hennepin Ave. S
Order at the counter of this casual Italian restaurant with several locations in the city. Sandwiches, salads, pasta and pizza $8 to $13.
210 E Hennepin Ave.
Seven locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area serving authentic Neapolitan-style pizza. The personal-size, brick-oven fired pies run from $6 to $11.What to do
Wood Lake Nature Center
6710 Lake Shore Drive, Richfield
A 150-acre nature center with trails for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and hiking. Ski or snowshoe rental $8.
Wirth Winter Recreation Center
1301 Theodore Wirth Pkwy.
Downtown park with hills for sledding and tubing, rails for snowboarding and paths for cross-country skiing. Snow-tube rental and tow ticket $8 children, $12 adults. Snowboarding and cross-country skiing lesson $20, snowboarding day pass $13.information
All flight and lodging info valid as of press time Thursday.