Food trucks, bouncy houses, family-friendly activities, and a silent auction – what more could you ask for on a Sunday in early fall? Come out to Southwest Park in Mahtomedi for the Family Fun Festival to support Aaron’s Playground, a memorial playground to be built in the park early next year. Entrance is free! Read more about Family Fun Festival
Food & Drink
Check out over 65 food trucks at Lake and Hennepin avenues, with dishes ranging anywhere from tacos and mini doughnuts to wood fired pizzas. Wash down your delectable handhelds with one of 10 craft beers as you jam to live music or partake in fun games and giveaways. Read more about Uptown Food Truck Festival
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. Read more about Stone Arch Bridge Festival
Stroll along the waterfront of Hughes Pavilion to shop for local products amongst 30 local growers and producers. With fresh fruits and veggies, organic salsas, sweet confections and even savory cheeses, there is something fresh to suit every taste bud. Read more about Centennial Lakes Farmer’s Market
Enjoy a variety of the Twin Cities most delicious bloodys from some of the finest bars and restaurants in Minnesota, enjoy tasty samples from local food and beverage artisans, listen to live music and more. Ages 21 and older. Read more about Twin Cities Bloody Mary Festival
Edina’s signature food, wine and craft beer experience featuring a wide range of community-based restaurants and distilleries. Enjoy over 70 different wines and 30 beers from Minnesota breweries, watch chef demonstrations and more. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Taste of Edina
Discover more about the world and embrace the rich cultural diversity that the globe has to offer. As the longest running multicultural festival in the Midwest, Festival of Nations will collaborate with more than 90 ethnic groups to create a unique experience that celebrates heritage and provides the community’s immigrants with the ability to express their stories through cuisine, performances and exhibits. All ages. Free. Read more about Festival of Nations
With more than 130 breweries pouring out over 400 beers from Minnesota and beyond, you’re sure to get the most out of your tasting ticket. Responsibly enjoy a variety of limited-release beers, taproom-only drinks from world-class breweries, unlimited pours and live music. Read more about Minnesota Craft Beer Festival
Come support Matoska Elementary at this 21+ event featuring live music by Top 40 cover band SkitzoFonic!!
Beer, wine, soda, and snacks are included in the ticket price. Tickets are available for $40 per person using the link below.
We’ll also have a silent auction, and raffle!
Invite your friends! You DO NOT need to have a student attending Matoska in order to enjoy this fun evening.
Must present ID to enter.
Marketfest is a summer festival that features more than 150 vendors each week that offer a wide variety of arts, crafts, merchandise, services, and foods. The event also includes 2 stages of live musical entertainment, children's games and activities, a petting zoo, a farmer’s market, and a classic car show. An estimated 4,000-5,000 people attend each Thursday evening. Read more about Marketfest