Upcoming Kinship Events and Activities
Hello Kinship families and mentors!
Four Dollar Sunday Open Swims | LOW COST
Every Sunday starting June 6th |11:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m.
Great River Water Park
270 N. Lexington Parkway
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Admission is only $4/person every Sunday in the summer!
8th Annual Open Streets Festival | FREE
June 10th | 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Lyndale Ave S from 22nd St W and 54th St W
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Open Streets Minneapolis is a free event bringing together community groups and local businesses to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them up for people walking, biking, rolling, and playing. It is more than a street festival. Open Streets Minneapolis gives residents and visitors an opportunity to explore their neighborhood in a safe, fun, family-friendly environment.
ANOKA & NORTH METRO
Boulevard Plaza Splash Pad Grand Opening Event | LOW COST
June 12th | 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
11000 Crooked Lake Blvd.
Coon Rapids, Minnesota 55433
Celebrate the official opening of the city's first Splash Pad! Part of the first "Summer in the City" neighborhood meeting. Free ice cream, fun for the whole family.
Blaine Festival | FREE
June 22nd-June 24th | gates open at 5:00 p.m. on June 22nd
Blaine, MN 55434
Come to celebrate 49 years of community with a beach party, carnival, petting zoo, and a dance party! There is free admission and free parking, rain or shine.
3rd Annual Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes | FREE
June 9th-10th | 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Shoppes at Arbor Lakes
12459 Elm Creek Blvd. N
Maple Grove , MN
Chalkfest will feature sidewalk chalk art by professionals, amateurs and art enthusiasts from across the world. About 45-50 professional street artists will travel to Main Street Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove from around the country and as far away as the Netherlands and Ukraine to showcase their amazing talents!
MINNEAPOLIS / HENNEPIN COUNTY
24th Annual Stone Arch Bridge Festival | FREE
212 SE 2nd Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55414
A weekend of art and music on the Minneapolis Riverfront. Family Activities Area, live music and a car show.
Ice Cream Social & Movie in the Park ( Movie is Wonder) | FREE ADMISSION
June 8th | 6:00 p.m.-11 p.m.
3030 E 53rd St.
Minneapolis MN 55417
Come for tasty treats to celebrate the beginning of summer! There will be music and a bounce house for entertainment. Movie in the Park to follow at dusk.
There will also be snacks for sale.
Parktacular | FREE
June 13th-17th | starting at 5:00 p.m. on June 13th
3700 Monterey Dr
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Stroll along the paths and learn about St. Louis Park area organizations and businesses, gather information, freebies and tons of fun events such as concerts, kayaking, and more!
Free, but suggested to buy button $5 for each or 4/$15 ( allows free admission into certain events)
ST. PAUL - RAMSEY COUNTY
Games Galore | FREE
Every Wednesday starting June 6th | 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
St Paul, MN 55101
Play giant-sized versions of classic games including Chess, Checkers, Connect Four, Dominoes, Jenga, etc.
Solar-Powered Sculpture | FREE
June 9th | 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Minnesota Children's Museum
St Paul, MN 55102
Artist Gita Ghei will work with kids to create a Rainbow Spinner, a solar-powered sculpture that celebrates light and the formation of rainbows and colors. Using aluminum and copper foil, each visitor will create a distinct piece of art that represents their own unique super power. This artwork will be added the spinner, which will be installed in the museum's Tip Top Terrace in summer or fall.
Groovin’ in the Garden | FREE
June 6th | 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
1225 Estabrook Dr
Saint Paul, MN 55103
Free concerts, a climbing wall, bounce house, and lawn games for kids, and food available for purchase.
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What’s Up 612! is an online program finder where youth, parents, educators, youth workers and persons who know young people can find afterschool and summer activities in Minneapolis for children and young adults ages 5-21.
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