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Events

July 2019

July 4

Excelsior — Independence Day Events

Event Description:

  • Firecracker Run
  • Sand Sculpture Contest
  • Ferris Wheel
  • Kids’ Parade
  • Petting Zoo
  • Fireworks

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Location:
Excelsior Commons, Excelsior, MN


July 4

Wayzata — Independence Day Events

Event Description:

  • Flying Pancake Breakfast
  • Mini Olympics
  • Kids’ Parade
  • Boat Parade

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Location:
Downtown Wayzata, MN


July 4

Chanhassen — Independence Day Events

Event Description:

  • Fishing Contest
  • Classic Car Show
  • Beer and Wine Tasting
  • Face Painting
  • Carnival Rides
  • Kids’ Fishing Contest
  • Sand Sculpture Contest
  • Live Music
  • Parade
  • Fireworks

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Location:
Chanhassen, MN


July 9

Excelsior Farmers’ Market

Date: July 9, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Event Description:
Excelsior Farmers’ Market strives to be a local destination where the community can engage with the locally grown healthy food movement. Our goal is to promote awareness and education surrounding the food products we offer.

Location:
Water Street, Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331


July 9

Minnetonka Music in the Park

Date: July 9, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Music in the Park is held from 7-8:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on Tuesdays throughout the summer at the civic center campus at 14600 Minnetonka Blvd.

  • July 9: City of Lakes Community Band (60-piece concert band)

Location:
14600 Minnetonka Blvd.


July 10

Wayzata Music by the Lake

Date: July 10, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Benny Weinbeck Trio

Location:
Wayzata Depot Park, Lake Street, Wayzata


July 11

Plymouth Entertainment in the Parks

Date: July 11, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Carolyne Naomi

Location:

Hilde Performance Center
3500 Plymouth Blvd.
Plymouth, Minnesota 55447


July 16

Plymouth Entertainment in the Parks

Date: July 11, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Shockwaves Association

Location:

Parkers Lake Park
15205 County Road 6
Plymouth, Minnesota 55447


July 16

Excelsior Farmers’ Market

Date: July 16, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Event Description:
Excelsior Farmers’ Market strives to be a local destination where the community can engage with the locally grown healthy food movement. Our goal is to promote awareness and education surrounding the food products we offer.

Location:
Water Street, Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331


July 17

Excelsior Concerts in the Commons

Date: July 17, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: The 70’s Magic Sunshine Band

Location:
Excelsior Commons, Excelsior, MN


July 17

Wayzata Music by the Lake

Date: July 17, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Anthony Shore (Elvis)

Location:
Wayzata Depot Park, Lake Street, Wayzata


July 18

Plymouth Entertainment in the Parks

Date: July 18, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Jolly Pops

Location:
Hilde Performance Center
3500 Plymouth Blvd.
Plymouth, Minnesota 55447


 July 19

Excelsior Annual Firefighter Dance

Date: July 19, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM - Midnight

Event Description:

  • Hi Hats Polka Band: 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Ragtown: 8:30 p.m. – 11:00 pm
  • Free Admission!!                     
  • No Cover Charge!!
  • Mega Sized Silent Auction
  • Kids Activities
  • Food, Fun, Friends, Family & Neighbors

Location:
Excelsior Fire District Station #1
24100 Smithtown Road, Shorewood, MN 55331
Phone 952-401-8801


 July 20

Mound – Spirit of the Lakes Festival

Date: July 19, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Event Description:

The festivities will begin Saturday morning with a parade through Mound followed by the Arts & Crafts Festival at Surfside Park and Beach. While browsing through the artisans’ handmade wares, check out the rest of the Festival lineup that day including live entertainment, a wakesurf competition, food court, dances and many other activities, all along the beautiful shores of Lake Minnetonka. An event you won’t want to miss!

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Location:
Surfside Park and Beach, Mound, MN


July 23

Minnetonka Music in the Park

Date: July 23, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Music in the Park is held from 7-8:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on Tuesdays throughout the summer at the civic center campus at 14600 Minnetonka Blvd.

  • July 23: Jazz on the Prairie (19-piece big band)

Location:
14600 Minnetonka Blvd.


July 23

Excelsior Farmers’ Market

Date: July 16, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Event Description:
Excelsior Farmers’ Market strives to be a local destination where the community can engage with the locally grown healthy food movement. Our goal is to promote awareness and education surrounding the food products we offer.

Location:
Water Street, Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331


July 24

Wayzata Music by the Lake

Date: July 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Jeff Dayton & Friends

Location:
Wayzata Depot Park, Lake Street, Wayzata


July 25

Plymouth Entertainment in the Parks

Date: July 25, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Salsa del Soul

Location:
Hilde Performance Center
3500 Plymouth Blvd.
Plymouth, Minnesota 55447


July 30

Excelsior Farmers’ Market

Date: July 30, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Event Description:
Excelsior Farmers’ Market strives to be a local destination where the community can engage with the locally grown healthy food movement. Our goal is to promote awareness and education surrounding the food products we offer.

Location:
Water Street, Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331


July 30

Minnetonka Music in the Park

Date: July 30, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Music in the Park is held from 7-8:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on Tuesdays throughout the summer at the civic center campus at 14600 Minnetonka Blvd.

  • The Backyard Band (5-piece light, danceable rock band)

Location:
14600 Minnetonka Blvd.


July 31

Excelsior Concerts in the Commons

Date: July 31, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: Church of Cash

Whether you are an ‘ol timer that grew up listening to Mr. Cash in your tractor or a young soldier driving your tank across the deserts of the Middle East with the Man in Black in your headphones, the Church of Cash will bring his music, with style and energy to fans everywhere.

What the Church of Church has that no one else can match is their loyalty to the song and the message that Johnny left to all of us. The band merely keeps this word alive with a youthful spirit that has entertained audiences completely.

Location:
Excelsior Commons, Excelsior, MN


July 31

Wayzata Music by the Lake

Date: July 31, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Event Description:
Featured Musical Act: The High 48’s

Location:
Wayzata Depot Park, Lake Street, Wayzata