Where Learning and Fun Go Hand-in-Hand

Playworks in Prior Lake, Minnesota, provides child care and early childhood education to SMSC Members, employees, and the public every day of the week.

Playworks is a contract and hourly childcare facility which serves children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. Playworks strives to provide high-quality education and care to children, build cooperative partnerships with parents, and provide wholesome entertainment for families.

Adventure-Filled Play

Playworks delivers more than exceptional day care in Minneapolis. For those looking for family fun near the Twin Cities, the facility features a large indoor play area perfect for family outings, birthday parties, and group trips. Visitors will find a fun and safe toddler area and an interactive dance floor, as well as arcade and computer games. A multi-story play structure offers slides, climbs, tunnels, twists, and turns for kids to explore and conquer.

Birthday Party Package

Celebrate your child's birthday at Playworks! The party package includes:

  • Admission to Playworks for up to five children
  • One cupcake for each child
  • Five arcade tokens for each child
  • Two-hour birthday table reservations
  • Free admission for adults

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2200 Trail of Dreams
Prior Lake, MN 55372
952.445.PLAY (7529)

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

Saturday – Sunday