Toddlers are busybodies! And will cooler temps upon us, it’s good to have a list of indoor spots in Fargo when you need to get your little ball of energy moving. When you’ve run out of ideas at home, hit these play areas to keep your toddler entertained!
Fun Indoor Spots for Toddlers in Fargo-Moorhead
Courts Plus offers a mini playground for children ages 3 and under. Admission is free for Courts Plus members and for children under 12 months of age. For non-members admission is $4 per child, or punch cards are available for $30 and includes 10 visits.
Join the fun at FBA’s preschool playdate events for toddlers. Bounce houses, sports equipment, and scooters are available and kids have 90 minutes to move and play. Open to new walkers up to age 5. No pre-registration is required. Admission is $6 per child, or $50 for 10 visits.
Rusted Recreational Center is outfitted with several amenities for active children and adults. Their indoor playground offers plenty of space to explore and run around! The playground is open during Rustad facility hours. Check their calendar for open gym times and a chance to use the basketball courts. Admission is free for children under the age of one, $3.25 per active participant, or punch cards are available for $25 for 10 visits.
Does your toddler love to jump? Check out Little Leapers, an allocated time just for toddlers to enjoy jumping at a discounted rate. Kids who are new walkers up to 6 years old are welcome to participate. Admission $10 per participant and $2 per parent.
Watch your toddler tumble and explore during preschool open gym. Open to children who are walking to 5 years old. Check out their schedule for open gym times. Admission is $6 per child and a $50 punch card is available. Pre-registration is required. TNT also offers two different gymnastic classes for ages 12 weeks to walking and 18 months to 5 years old. Check their website for tuition rates and session dates.
Take a walk through the mall and see the 1,000 gallon freshwater fish aquarium, the Fountain Court, Buffalo Court Art Installation, the Caring for Kid’s Playland in the food court, or visit the pet store. You can learn more about the attractions here. Admission is free. Check their website for facility hours.
Both locations offer delicious mini donuts, coffee, and a small toddler play area. Beans is great for coffee dates with the littles in tow.
Grab a bite to eat and then hit the play area. Their indoor playground has as a slide and climbing area for your toddler.
Not only can you enjoy fresh baked goods and delicious coffee, but your toddler can explore their uniquely crafted wood play structure.
Does your toddler love reading about airplanes? Inspire your future aviator with a trip to the Fargo Air Museum, a non-profit museum that houses many aircraft, military memorabilia and exhibits, along with an aviation library. Children under 5 are free, 5 and older are $5, and 12+ (including adults) are $10. Please check their website for hours.
Does your toddler love to read? Explore the extensive children’s book section at Barnes and Noble and pick up a treat at their coffee shop.
The Main Library has the Wiggle Room play area for your toddler to explore (please call in advance to ensure it is open). For more information on what the Fargo Public Library has to offer, check out their Children’s Department webpage.