Things to do in the NW Metro June 10th - June 16th, 2022 - Twin Cities NW Metro Life

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Things to do in the NW Metro June 10th – June 16th, 2022

Summer has made it to the NW Metro and that means the start of festival season! Albertville Friendly City Days is this weekend and includes a carnival, city wide garage sales, live music, parade, fireworks and much more! The Father Hennepin Festival is in Champlin and features a carnival, parade, live music and fireworks!

Here is your list of fun things to do in the Twin Cities NW Metro!

NW Metro Event Highlights

Albertville Friendly City Days June 8-12th, Albertville

Father Hennepin Festival June 10th – 12th, Champlin

Leinenkugel’s Tasting – Meet John Leinenkugel Friday June 10th, Elk River Liquor Stores – Northbound 4pm – 5pm, Westbound 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Opening Day Rockford Farmers Market Friday June 10th, 3pm – 6:30pm, 6121 Main Street, Rockford

Fireworks Friday June 10th, 10pm, Albertville Friendly City Day

Fireworks Friday June 10th, 10pm, Father Hennepin Festival, Champlin

City of Dayton Summer Film Fest: The Proposal Friday June 10th, 9:15pm, 11000 Sundance Wood Blvd, Dayton

Walk and Roll Saturday June 11th, 9am – 1pm, Monticello

Wildflower Tour Saturday June 11th, 10am – 12pm, Sherburne County Wildlife Refuge

Kolschfest 2022 Saturday June 11th, 11am -11pm Omni Brewing Co., Maple Grove

AEGIR Rib Off Saturday June 11th, 12pm AEGIR Brewing, Elk River

Smoke N Show Truck Show Saturday June 11th, 12pm Sherburne County Fair, Elk River

Elm Creek Brewing Turns 2! June 16th – 19th Elm Creek Brewing, Champlin

Rogers Farmers Market Opening Day Wednesday June 15th, 3pm – 6:30pm, 12716 Main St, Rogers

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NW Metro Arts & Crafts

Board & Brush Creative Studio Workshops -Elk River
Color Me Mine Studio Calendar – Maple Grove
Color City Pottery – Albertville
Making Memories Ceramics – Otsego
Northern Aurora Lights Painting Tuesday June 14th 6pm – 8pm, Elm Creek Brewing, Champlin
Paint Party Thursday June 16th, 6:30pm, Clay’s Bar & Grill, Rockford
Paint Night Thursday June 16th, 6pm, Nordic Brewpub, Monticello

NW Metro Live Music

Friday June 10th

Cargill Deluxe 5pm – 8pm, AEGIR Brewing, Elk River
Mitch Gordon 6pm – 9pm, Rustech Brewing, Monticello
Shane Martin 6:45pm-9:45pm, Albertville Friendly City Days
Debbie Briggs Vintage Jazz Combo 7pm – 10pm, Nukey’s Speakeasy, Anoka
Zachary Scot Johnson 7pm, 10K Brewing, Anoka
Lonesome Dan 7pm, BK Tap Haus, St Michael
Blue Dream 7pm, Clays Bar & Grill, Rockford
Ali & Joe 8pm – 11pm, Rockwoods, Otsego
5 Minute Major 9pm – 11:30pm, The Lookout Bar & Grill, Maple Grove
Live Music 9:30pm – 1:30am, Inn Kahoots Hamel
IV Play 10:15pm, Albertville Friendly City Days

Saturday June 11th

Anderson Daniels 6pm – 8pm, Father Hennepin Festival
Joel Hagberg 6pm – 9pm, Lupulin Brewing Co, Big Lake
Austin Hockert 6pm – 9pm, AEGIR Brewing, Elk River
Red Dot Garage 7pm, Clay’s Bar & Grill, Rockford
Jake Ingamar 7pm – 10pm, 10k Brewing Co., Anoka
Nate Case 7pm – 10pm, BK Tap Haus, St Michael
Bigly 9pm – 11pm, The Lookout Bar & Grill, Maple Grove
The Fabulous Armadillos 9pm – 12pm, Father Hennepin Festival
Live Music 9:30pm – 1:30am, Inn Kahoots, Hamel

Sunday June 12th

Willard 4pm – 6pm, 10K Brewing, Anoka
Live Music Sundays: Vinnie Rose 4pm – 6pm, Rockwoods Otsego
Live Music on the Patio: Mike Bustin 6pm -8pm, The Stanchion Bar, Corcoran

Monday June 13th
Tuesday June 14th

Live Music Happy Hour: JB Reilly 4pm – 7pm, Leopold’s Mississippi Gardens, Brooklyn Park
Taco & Tunes Tuesday 6pm – 8pm, Omni Brewing Company, Maple Grove

Wednesday June 15th

Bonfire Wednesdays: Good for Gary 7pm -10pm, Rockwoods Otsego

Thursday June 16th

Music in the Park: The Whitesidewalls 6pm – 8:30pm, Lions Park Albertville
The Magic of Suzanne 6pm – 8pm, Liberty Restaurant & Bar, St Michael
Patio Music – The Jorgensens Duo 6pm – 9pm, Medina Entertainment Center

NW Metro Kids Activities

MiniSota Play Cafe June Schedule – Maple Grove
Kids Summer Art Series June 10, 17 & 24th, 1pm – 3pm, Create and Connect Studio
Kids Pedal Tractor Pull Saturday June 11th, 3pm Smoke N Show Sherburn County Fairgrounds, Elk River
Free Family Funday Sunday June 12th, Eastman Nature Center, Dayton
Splash & Play Summer Entertainment -Raptor Center Tuesday June 14th, 10am – 10:45am, Prairie Park, Otsego

NW Metro Pet Activities and Adoption Events

Crossroads Animal Shelter – Buffalo
Happy Tails Rescue
PetSmart Cat Adoption Center, Elk River – Adoptable cats from Arrow’s Heart Animal Rescue are available to view and meet every day! The adoption center is open from 9am-830pm Monday-Saturday and 10am-6:30pm on Sunday.
Puppy Adoption Event Saturday June 12th, 11am – 3pm, No Dog Left Behind, Maple Grove

Farmers Markets

NW Metro Sports, Fitness & Outdoors

Rogers Tennis Club Class Schedule, Rogers
Otsego Group Fitness Schedule, Otsego Parks & Recreation
Guided Meditation Sound Bath Friday 6:30 – 7:30pm, Live True Yoga, St Michael
24 Fit Get Fit Cardio Drumming Saturday 8am, Christ Church Otsego
Yoga and Beer Saturday 12:30pm – 1:30pm, Nordic Brewing, Monticello
Lupulin Brewing Bike Club Mondays 6pm -9pm, Lupulin Brewing Big Lake
Lupulin Brewing Running Club Wednesdays 6pm – 8pm, Big Lake*
Sunset Yoga in the Park at Town Green Wednesday night from 7pm-8pm this summer (6:30pm-7:30pm on and after August 24th)

Where to go bowling in the NW Metro

NW Metro Bar Games – Bingo, Trivia, Karaoke and More!

**Please check with venue for schedule and availability before attending.

* Denotes ongoing activity

Friday June 10th

Karaoke 8pm, Mad Jacks, Brooklyn Park
Friday Night Live, Neighbors Eatery & Saloon, Albertville*

Saturday June 11th

Mad Jacks Bingo 1:30pm – 3:15pm, Mad Jacks, Brooklyn Park
Meat Raffle 2pm – 5pm, Ditto’s, St Michael
Meat Raffle 4pm – 6pm, Sundance Entertainment Center, Maple Grove*
Meat Raffle 5pm, 152 Bar & Grill Albertville
Bingo 1pm, Third Rail Bar & Grill, Big Lake
Karaoke 8pm, Mad Jacks, Brooklyn Park

Sunday June 12th

Meat Raffle and Electronic Racing 2pm, Boondox Bar & Grill, Otsego*
Meat Raffle 2pm, Chanticlear Pizza, Maple Grove
Meat Raffle 3pm, Dayton Bar, Dayton*
Horse Racing & Meat Raffle 3pm – 5pm, Liberty Restaurant & Bar, St Michael*
Trivia 7pm, Ditto’s, St Michael*

Monday June 13th

Bingo 6pm, The Lookout Bar & Grill Maple Grove
Osseo Legion BINGO 6:30pm – 8:30pm, Maple Grove Osseo American Legion*
Free SH#T Mondays 6:30pm, AEGIR Brewing, Elk River
Karaoke 8pm, Ditto’s Bar, St Michael

Tuesday June 14th

Bingo 7pm, Robert’s Bar, Medina Entertainment Center*
Bingo 7pm – 9pm, Broadway Pizza Maple Grove*
Bingo 7pm, Maple Tavern, Maple Grove*
Karaoke 8pm, Mad Jacks, Brooklyn Park

Wednesday June 15th

Meat Raffle 5:30pm, Villa Bar & Grill, Albertville*
TRIVIA with T.A. 6pm – 8pm, AEGIR Brewing Co, Elk River*
Bingo 6:30pm – 8:30pm, The Stanchion Bar, Corcoran*
Taproom Trivia 6:30pm – 8:30pm, Nordic Brewpub, Monticello
Bingo 6:30pm, Chanticlear Pizza, Maple Grove*
Trivia Mafia 7pm, 10k Brewing, Anoka
Karaoke 7pm, Lookout Bar & Grill, Maple Grove
Bingo 7pm, Villa Bar & Grill, Albertville

Thursday June 16th

Bingo 1pm, Lookout Bar & Grill Maple Grove
Meat Raffle 5:30pm, Lookout Bar & Grill, Maple Grove
Thirsty Thursday Meat Raffle 6pm – 8pm, The Stanchion Bar, Corcoran*
DINGO (BINGO BUT NOT) 6pm, AEGIR Brewing Co, Elk River
Meat Raffle 6:30pm, Neighbors Eatery & Saloon, Albertville*
Bingo 7pm, Riverwood National Bar & Grill, Otsego*
Osseo Legion Designer Purse Bingo 7pm – 9pm, Osseo American Legion
Bingo 7pm, 152 Club Bar & Grill, Albertville*
Karaoke 7:30 – 11:30, Inn Kahoots, Hamel*
Karaoke 8pm, Mad Jacks, Brooklyn Park

If you have an upcoming NW Metro event you would like to have featured, email us at [email protected]

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Myra Jensen

Myra Jensen

I'm Myra Jensen, lifestyle blogger and Realtor at BRIX Real Estate. I live and work in the Twin Cities NW Metro and love everything this beautiful area has to offer. If you live in the NW Metro or are thinking about moving here, you have come to the right place! Stay up to date with NW Metro, Events, Restaurants, Outdoors, Real Estate and more!
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