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Heritage Celebration
Explore Eden Prairie's history through fun activities for the whole family!

Heritage Celebration 2012SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Noon–1 p.m.
Have a picnic. Concessions are available or bring your own.
Old-Fashioned Games 
Fabulous 50's Music by "The Toonies"
Photo Presentation Showcasing Eden Prairie’s History

Noon–4 p.m.
Canoeing for all ages. Canoes and lifejackets provided.
"Let’s Go Fishing" Boat Rides
Enjoy a boat ride while listening to stories of Eden Prairie folklore! Rides leave every 30 minutes starting at noon from the boat ramp. Accommodate up to 10 passengers. Arrive early and register at the Information Booth to reserve your spot.
Kids Arts & Crafts from Recyclable Materials
Dorenkemper House Tours
Get one FREE old-time photo by Flash Portraits. Includes vintage props such as hats and suitcases.

Youth and Family1–1:30 p.m.
Unveiling of Community Mural created by artist Emily Taylor

1:30–2:30 p.m.
Century of Hats Presentation
From the delicate bonnet to the sporty boater, the jazzy cloche to the classic pillbox. This entertaining show is for all ages!

1:30–3 p.m.
Old New Orleans Jazz Music by "The Mouldy Figs"

2:30–4 p.m. 
Quicksteps Vintage "Base Ball"

The Quicksteps show "base ball" as it was played in the milestone year of 1860, when a uniform code of rules and practices was first in use and when play had spread throughout the nation.


Riley Lake ParkPARKING

Parking is available at Riley Lake Park (9180 Riley Lake Road). Shuttle bus available. Stops at boat ramp, parking lot and barn.


Check out the Eden Prairie Park Finder to find trails to Riley Lake Park.