More to Do in Hopkins

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More to Do in Hopkins 2018-07-26T20:04:48+00:00

Other Stuff Happening Around Hopkins During the Raspberry Festival

These activities are taking place to the best of our knowledge. Please contact the venues listed for any particular event which you may have questions or to confirm.

Saturday, July 13

  • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Tennis Tournament (July 6th – 8th)
    Central Park
    Matches are played at Central Park or the Williston Fitness Center. This is a USTA Northern Sanctioned Level 7 tournament with Boys and Girls 16, 14, 12, and 10 & under divisions.  To register, visit the tournament page. For more information, contact Felicia Raschiatore at 952.939.8368 or email: fraschiatore@eminnetonka.com
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Bingo & Meat Raffle
    Wild Boar Bar & Grill
    The Wild Boar hosts the Hopkins Raspberry Association pull tabs and meat raffle, as well as sponsors the annual fireworks show on the evening of Family Day. Come support this Hopkins business that has been a steadfast supporter of the Raspberry Festival since opening its doors in 2011.
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Bar Mingo
    Mainstreet Bar & Grill
  • 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Meat Raffle and Pull Tabs
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for their meat raffle and pull tabs. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.

Sunday, July 14

  • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Tennis Tournament (July 6th – 8th)
    Central Park
    Matches are played at Central Park or the Williston Fitness Center. This is a USTA Northern Sanctioned Level 7 tournament with Boys and Girls 16, 14, 12, and 10 & under divisions.  To register, visit the tournament page. For more information, contact Felicia Raschiatore at 952.939.8368 or email: fraschiatore@eminnetonka.com

Monday, July 15

  • 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Meat Raffle and Raspberry Bargo
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for their meat raffle and Raspberry Bargo bar bingo. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.

Tuesday, July 16

Wednesday, July 17

  • 5:00 p.m.
    Meat Raffle
    Mainstreet Bar & Grill
  • 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Steak Fry, Meat Raffle, Pull Tabs
    and Raspberry Bargo
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for a steak fry, meat raffle, pull tabs and bar bingo. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.

Thursday, July 18

  • 5:00 p.m.
    Meat Raffle
    Mainstreet Bar & Grill
  • 7:00 p.m.
    Designer Purse Raspberry Raffle
    Wild Boar Bar & Grill
    The Wild Boar hosts the Hopkins Raspberry Association pull tabs and meat raffle, as well as sponsors the annual fireworks show on the evening of Family Day. Come support this Hopkins business that has been a steadfast supporter of the Raspberry Festival since opening its doors in 2011.
  • 6:30 p.m.
    Bar Mingo
    Mainstreet Bar & Grill

Friday, July 19

  • 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Bingo, Food and Pull Tabs
    Elks Lodge
    The Hopkins Elks Lodge 2221 is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks – the largest Fraternal-Charitable Organization in the United States dedicated to service to our communities and to our country. This event is open to the public, so come play some bingo, play pull tabs and support the youth programs the Elks provides.
  • 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Live Music – Miller Brothers
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for some live entertainment courtesy of Miller Brothers. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.

Saturday, July 20
Family Day

  • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    7’s Tournament
    Maetzold Field
    Featuring boys and girls high school rugby teams plus a middle school showcase. Coaches meeting/payers gather at 8:30am, games begin at 9:00am. For more information, visit www.hopkinsrugby.com.
  • Noon – 3:00 p.m.
    Bean Bag Tournament
    Hopkins American Legion
  • Noon – 10:00 p.m.
    Bingo, Food and Pull Tabs
    Elks Lodge
    The Hopkins Elks Lodge 2221 is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks – the largest Fraternal-Charitable Organization in the United States dedicated to service to our communities and to our country. This event is open to the public, so come play some bingo, play pull tabs and support the youth programs the Elks provides.
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Raspberry Mega Meat Raffle
    Wild Boar Bar & Grill
    The Wild Boar hosts the Hopkins Raspberry Association pull tabs and meat raffle, as well as sponsors the annual fireworks show on the evening of Family Day. Come support this Hopkins business that has been a steadfast supporter of the Raspberry Festival since opening its doors in 2011.
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Bar Mingo
    Mainstreet Bar & Grill
  • 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Meat Raffle and Pull Tabs
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for their meat raffle and pull tabs. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.
  • 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Live Music – Random Nature
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for some live entertainment courtesy of Random Nature. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.

Sunday, July 21
Parade Day

  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
    Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast
    St. Joseph Campus
    of St. Gabriel Parish
    Back again this year is the Pancake Breakfast on Sunday Morning before the parade. And what better way to kick-off the day than with pancakes! Join us for a delicious pancake breakfast hosted by the Hopkins Knights of Columbus.
  • Noon
    Pork Chop on a Stick, Brats
    and Pull Tabs
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for pork chop on a stick and pull tabs. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Bingo, Food and Pull Tabs
    Elks Lodge
    The Hopkins Elks Lodge 2221 is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks – the largest Fraternal-Charitable Organization in the United States dedicated to service to our communities and to our country. This event is open to the public, so come play some bingo, play pull tabs and support the youth programs the Elks provides.
  • 3:30 p.m. (Following the Parade)
    Live Music – Random Nature
    Hopkins American Legion
    Join our veterans at Hopkins Post 320 of the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization for some live entertainment courtesy of Random Nature. Proceeds from the games go towards the programs sponsored by the American Legion to support our nation’s veterans.