Today is the first day of the 83rd Annual Hopkins Raspberry Festival!
The Hopkins Running of the Bulls registration starts at 10 a.m. outside of LTD Brewing followed by family/kids carnival games, activities & dog adoption event/puppy parade starting at 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. hosted by Underdog Rescue, MN
At 2 p.m., the Running of the Bulls parade leaves LTD Brewing towards the start line with a crazy, fun and safe 1K dash down Mainstreet. The race commences at 3 p.m., while staying ahead of a ceremonial bull, mounted horses and the “Roller Bulls” (North Star Roller Derby and Minnesota Men’s Roller Derby – MMRD.) Awards and the unveiling of the worlds largest raspberry statue at 4 p.m. outside of the Hopkins Health and Wellness Center (Twin Cities).