People watch the Raspberry Festival Grande Day Parade in 2008

Community Events

There are a wide variety of events and festivals happening throughout the year in Hopkins. Stay up to date by visiting the Hopkins community calendar on Think Hopkins.

Kick Off To Summer Safety Event Is May 9

Saturday, May 9, 10 am–1 pm
Hopkins Fire Department, 101 17th Ave S

Is your family ready for summer? This FREE event focuses on water safety, bike safety, fire safety, internet safety and child seat safety. Enjoy ice cream and prize giveaways, including bikes, locks, helmets, life jackets, car seats and more!

Brought to you by the Hopkins Police and Fire Departments in partnership with Hopkins/Minnetonka Park & Recreation and Minnesota Safe Kids Coalition.

For a child seat installation or inspection, please call 952-548-6407 to schedule a 30-minute time slot.

Highlighted events throughout the year


  • For a calendar of this month's events in Hopkins, visit the Think Hopkins web site. (Think Hopkins is a joint effort of the City of Hopkins and the Hopkins Business & Civic Association.)

Spread the word about your event—Happenings in Hopkins

The Happenings in Hopkins is a monthly flier distributed in Hopkins and the neighboring communities. Submit your community event for publication.