Unleash your cold blooded side and marvel at reptiles such as snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs, chameleons, geckos, dragons and more. Gawk at small exotic mammals, such as sugar gliders, and hedgehogs or browse through various animal vendors for the latest food, cages and toys for your next pet.
Education & Community
Providing an engaging and educational event for 85 years, Lumberjack Days welcomes all community members to gather at the heart of Minnesota’s birthplace. Learn about our state’s cultural heritage, marvel at Stillwater’s historic charm and see all the local talent that this river town has to offer.
Kick off the week of celebrations with Minnesota’s largest nighttime parade along Hennepin Avenue, marvel at the Twin Cities River Rats as they perform entertaining tricks on the water, up your fitness game and partake in the Torchlight 5k or sit back and watch in awe at one of the top five annual firework displays in the nation on Saturday evening. With a wide range of events, there is something fit for all shapes and sizes.
Saturday, August 10, 2019
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Eat & Art on Lake: A Community Meal is a celebration of Lake Street’s diverse immigrant and refugee-owned restaurants. Featuring the artwork of local illustrator Cori Lin.
Shake your tail feather at The Bird's One Hit Wonders Dance Party! Come as your favorite one-hit-wonder, whether that's Chumbawamba or Crystal Pepsi, and dance till your top pops. We'll be serving $2 jello shots, our signature Pride Cocktail— The Naughty Sprite, Pryes Brewing Company, and some really cool food.
There’s no one better than Barbette to pay homage to the national French celebration. For 16 years it’s been voila!
Celebrate the LGBTQ+ community in the heart of Loring Park with nearly 400 exhibitor booths, 40 delectable food vendors and four stages equipped with a live music and a variety of performances.
Kick off Father’s Day weekend with a stroll across the Mississippi River and Main Street to enjoy cuisine from a variety of food trucks, live music, art from local artists and more.
For over 50 years, Manitou Days has celebrated everything about White Bear Lake. From Marketfest on Thursdays to events on the lake, it kicks off with the parade that goes through downtown and along Lake Avenue to a party on Memorial Beach.
Ton Up Motorcycle Club Minneapolis will be holding its FREE Annual Spring Social Sunday May 19th from 12noon to 5pm at Red Stag Supper Club in NE Minneapolis in partnership with Tecate Beer and a host of vendors and manufacturers.