Schedule of Events for the 85th Hopkins Raspberry Festival | July 11-19, 2020
Please note, this schedule is tentative until July 1st
Vail Place, celebrating 38 years in Hopkins, sponsors this fun, family friendly event that raises money, hope and awareness for adults with mental illness! The event opens with food and festivities followed by a walk, run or roll around Hopkins.
Vail Place is a community resource center for adults with serious mental illnesses, helping them find friendships, employment, education, housing, health and wellness, and a broader connection to the community.
8:00am – 10:00am – Registration and Breakfast
10:00am – 10:30am – Program and Live Raffle Drawing
10:30am – Tour Kicks Off
11:30pm – Pick up Raffle Prizes and Refreshments
1:00pm – Raspberry Festival Parade on Mainstreet
The Hopkins Raspberry Run is one of Minnesota’s great running traditions. Participation for youth 18 & under is free as part of the Twin Cities Track Club ‘Kids Run Free’ initiative. 5-Mile and 1-Mile runs take place. So bring the whole family for the race and stay for the Hopkins Raspberry Festival Parade. For more information, visit the Raspberry Run page.
Review the race results:
Raspberry Run Race Results
We cordially invite you to participate in our Grande Day Parade as we celebrate the 85th Annual Hopkins Raspberry Festival. Come join the enthusiastic crowd and enjoy beautiful Hopkins Mainstreet!
The tradition of the Hopkins Raspberry Festival culminates with the Grande Day Parade on Mainstreet. The parade features marching bands, visiting royalty from around the state, local businesses and clubs, and local officials. Come cheer on your friends and neighbors and help celebrate this most special annual event in Hopkins. For more information and to learn how to participate, visit our Parade Info page.