This fun evening includes live music by Trailer Trash Band, the ever-popular Wall of Wine, and Emily Engberg, our MC and event auctioneer. There is always a very LIVELY live auction and a silent auction with something for everyone from tickets to a sporting event to those for the theater and opera. And as we’re an arts program, there are several works of art available, in addition to an Art by YOU project so you can express your creative side. You’ll enjoy hearty appetizers, desserts and a full cash bar. Read more about Breanna's Star: A Night of Art, Celebration and Giving
Benefits & Fundraisers
Join the South Uptown neighborhood at this annual fundraising chili festival. Hot chili and fixings will be served—vegetarian options available—along with drinks and desserts. Bid in the silent auction and get the chance to win a door prize. All proceeds will go to support the Joyce Uptown Food Shelf. All ages. 612.370.4907 Read more about Chilly Chili Fest
The Minneapolis Polar plunge challenges you to dive into the icy waters of Bde Maka Ska, but the reason will warm your heart. All proceeds raised will go to support Special Olympics Minnesota. All ages. 763.270.7119 Read more about Minneapolis Polar Plunge
Please join us at our annual dinner and fundraising event. Get to know more about NWICC community Care; a non profit organized by local volunteers to support families in need regardless of faith. Read more about NWICC Community Care Dinner
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will stop at Union Depot on Tuesday, December 10 for a musical performance. Attendees are encouraged to bring cash or a healthy food donation to benefit local food shelves. Canadian Pacific is committed to raising awareness about filling community food shelves with heart-healthy foods. Read more about Canadian Pacific Holiday Train Stops at Union Depot
Feline Rescue volunteers are offering free nail clippings for cats and kittens at the Chuck & Don's Plymouth East location on the 3rd Saturdays of the month from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. For their safety, all cats must be transported in a carrier. Donations for the care of the shelter cats and kittens are appreciated. Read more about Feline Rescue Cat Claw Clipping Clinic - Plymouth
Earn your stripes and join the Minnesota Zoo for their annual Tiger Tracks 5K to raise money for wildlife conservation. The race starts at the Shady Oaks Picnic area and follows a course through the zoo on outdoor trails. Registered participants will receive free admission to the zoo on the event day and a commemorative t-shirt. Strollers are welcome. Read more about Tiger Tracks 5K and Family Run/ Walk
Join us for the 2nd Annual ‘Shout Out Loud’ Suicide Prevention and Resource Awareness event! Our main goal with Shout Out Loud is to normalize the conversation about suicide prevention in our community and encourage participation in local wellness resources. Our goal with Shout Out Loud is to normalize the conversation about suicide prevention in our community and encourage participation in local wellness resources. Read more about Shout Out Loud Minnesota - A Suicide Prevention Charity Event
Come. Sit. Stay. Paw-tay!
You're invited to a puppy shower in support of NDLB rescue puppies. Adoptable pups will be onsite looking for their fur-ever home. Can’t take a pup home, but want to help? Bring some supplies for them: food, treats, toys, bowls, collars, leashes, etc.
Treats for both doggies and humans will be available.
Lagunitas will be onsite sampling beer and giving out swag (both human and pup kind). Read more about Puppy Shower
Vail Place, a non-profit organization providing comprehensive services,support and resources for those with mental illnesses, is hosting its 18thannual Tour de Vail – Roll & Stroll for Mental Health on Sunday, July 21st, 2019. Participants may walk, run, bike, skate or blade around and through Hopkins, ending at the Hopkins Clubhouse, to gain donations, inspire hope and raise awareness. Read more about 18th Annual Tour de Vail 2019