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LouJean Gleason

Family Day
Saturday, July 18, 9am–10pm

Mainstreet between 6th & 12th Ave

The entire community of Hopkins turns out on Mainstreet for Family Day to enjoy food, music and dozens of vendors displaying their crafts. There are family oriented activities available in Central Park. Please note this schedule is tentative until July 1, 2015.

9 am – 4 pm Marketplace Arts & Crafts Fair
Vendors & artists with crafts, clothing, art, woodwork, merchandise, food & beverages
Mainstreet between 7th & 12th Ave
9 am – 5 pm Softball Tournament Central Park
9 am – 5 pm Rugby Tournament Maetzold Field
9 am – 3 pm Memorial Blood Center Blood Drive 12th Ave S & Mainstreet
10 am – Noon Raspberry Breakfast for $3.81 Wild Boar Bar & Grill
11am – 4 pm Raspberry Festival of Bands
11:00 am – Eden Prairie Community Band
12:00 pm – Calhoun Isles Community Band
1:00 pm – Shoreview Northern Lights Variety Band
2:00 pm – St. Louis Park Community Band
3:00 pm – Hopkins Westwind Concert Band
Downtown Park Bandshell
11:30 am – 3:30 pm Soap Box Derby Hilltop Park
Noon – 3 pm Bean Bag Tournament Hopkins American Legion
Noon – 3 pm Hopkins Cruisers Big Wheels for Hot Meals 6th Ave & Mainstreet
Noon – 6 pm Hopkins Cruisers Car Show 7th Avenue and Mainstreet
Noon – 10 pm Bingo, Food, & Pull Tabs Hopkins Elks Lodge
2 pm Bingo & Meat Raffle Wild Boar Bar & Grill
Noon – 4 pm  Families in Central Park
4 pm – 8 pm Three Rivers Park District Activities
Archery: Use bow and arrows to hit the bull’s-eye under the expert guidance of the Three Rivers Outdoor Recreation School staff.
Wilderness Skills: Try your hand at bow drill fire making and identify furs of native Minnesota mammals with staff of the Baker Near-Wilderness Settlement. Live Animal Visitors!  Come face to face with a turtle, salamander and toad and see if you can stump the Kroening Interpretive Center naturalist with all of your questions about these native Minnesota reptiles and amphibians.
Information Booth: Discover your Three Rivers Parks and Trails!
Central Park
4 pm – 8 pm Hennepin County 4-H Showcase Central Park
6 pm – 7 pm
Mainstage Music Entertainment Featuring Shakedown Central Park
7 pm – 10 pm Mainstage Music Entertainment Featuring Hitchville Central Park
6:30pm       Pro Wrestling Benefit Event Hopkins Pavilion
8:30pm-Midnight Jaycees Street Dance Featuring Uncle Chunk 9th Ave S & Mainstreet
10pm Fireworks Central Park

Families in Central Park

4 pm – 8 pm Inflatable Rides
4 pm – 8 pm Crazy Hair
4 pm – 8 pm Spin Art
4 pm – 8 pm Face Painting
4 pm – 8 pm Balloon Animals


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