Attend Most Epic Family Day, movie nights and more

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Go Outside August events

Go Outside with Hennepin County continues to feature free events and activities throughout the summer. See below for August event listings.

Most Epic Family Day

Join in a day filled with free, family-friendly activities at Target Field Station! This year’s theme is "a lake-like day in the city."

  • Sunday, August 13, Noon - 4 p.m.
  • Location: 335 North Fifth Street, Minneapolis, outside Target Field’s Gate 6
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Activities and programming throughout the afternoon will include:

  • Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge: bubble making and storm drain outreach materials to relay the message of keeping our water clean
  • Glitter hair
  • Water slide
  • Hennepin County Library: story time and library cards
  • Food for purchase: ice cream, hot dogs, beverages and popcorn

Movies at Target Field Station 

Location: 335 North Fifth Street, Minneapolis, outside Target Field’s Gate 6

  • Thursday, August 10: "Finding Dory," 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 24: "Free Willy," 7 p.m.

Events at Government Center 

Location: 300 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis

  • Wednesday, August 9: free outdoor yoga, 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. and 12:30 - 1 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: piano performances, noon - 1 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: food trucks, yard games and more, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: Minneapolis Downtown Farmers Market, 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

More details 

Hennepin County and the Minneapolis Downtown Council are hosting Go Outside events through September.

See the full list of Go Outside events.

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