City of Eden Prairie Events Calendar

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The City of Eden Prairie Events Calendar is a complete list of City-run or City-sponsored events,
including public meetings and community events.

4th of July Hometown Celebration

For a detailed schedule of events, view the 4th of July Hometown Celebration brochure. More events are scheduled on Thursday, July 3.


2011 4th of JulySCHEDULE OF EVENTS

*Pickleball Tournament
7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Tennis Courts
Pre-registration is required by June 25. Register at swmetropickleball.weebly.com.

*Optimists 5K Run
9 a.m
.
Purgatory Creek Park
Visit facebook.com/epoptimists to learn more.

Baseball Association Firecracker Classic
10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Softball Fields
Cheer on local youth as they engage in America's favorite pastime.

Canoeing and Paddleboarding
10 a.m.–8 p.m.

Boat Launch
Enjoy Round Lake from a different view via canoe or paddleboard. Individuals 12 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Individuals under 18 need parental permission.

Splash Pad and Beach
10 a.m.–8 p.m.

Spend your day in the park and cool off in the splash pad or take a dip in Round Lake.

K-9 Demonstration
2 p.m.

Round Lake Stadium
Watch as two of Eden Prairie's finest perform obedience and tactical responses.

Information Booth
2–9 p.m.

Park Building Plaza
Event information, volunteer check-in, Parks and Recreation information, entertainment and vendor check-in.

*Inflatable Fun
2 p.m.–dusk

Enjoy inflatables and interactive games provided by USA Inflatables – fun for the whole family! Tickets or unlimited ride wristbands required.

*Food and Drinks
2–11 p.m.

Enjoy your favorite summertime food and beverages.

Kiddie Parade
2:30 p.m.

Community Center North Parking Lot
Dress up your wagon, trike, bike or scooter and parade around Round Lake! Children ages 10 and under are encouraged to participate. Line up at 2 p.m. at Round Lake Baseball Stadium.

*Face Painting and Henna Artist
3 p.m.–dusk

Playground
Get your face painted in red, white and blue – or be decorate with Henna body art!

*Beer and Bingo
4–9 p.m
.
Pavilion
Sponsored by the Eden Prairie Lions Club.

BMX Demonstrations
5:15, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Skate Plaza
Professional riders perform stunts including 360 back flips, front flips and 720s.

*Require a fee.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Teddy Bear Band

3 p.m.
Children's music, entertainment and fun!

Sons of the Beach
4 p.m.

Kick off your sandals and let's "Twist and Shout!"

Jazz on the Prairie Big Band
5:30 p.m.

Enjoy popular and jazz music with that big band sound.

Eden Prairie Community Band
6:45 p.m.

A variety of patriotic musical selections performed by our own Community Band.

Synergy
8 p.m.

Enjoy an eclectic mix of classic rock, R&B, Motown and current Top 40 hits with this international sensation.

FIREWORKS!
10 p.m.

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?

Volunteer to help with event set-up, information booth, kiddie parade or bingo. Great fun for families with kids ages 13 and older.

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