Hopkins Summerfest

Concert ScheduleThird Thursdays – Classes in the Park – Movies in the Park

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From June through August, Hopkins is the place to be on Thursday nights! Hopkins Summerfest evolved out of the Hopkins tradition Music in the Park into a 10-week event with concerts every evening, afternoon classes  and  outdoor movies after dark.

All Summerfest events are located in Downtown Park (40 9th Ave S, Hopkins MN 55343). In the case of inclement weather, concerts will be held at the Hopkins Activity Center. Find us on social media or call 952-548-6337 for location changes.

2017 Concert Series

*Thursday June 15th @ 7pm* – John Phillips Sousa Memorial Band
Sponsored by Bongo’s and Bud’s Music Center

Thursday June 22nd @ 7pm – Koo Koo Kang Roo
Sponsored by kiddywampus and Schatz Real Estate Group

Thursday June 29th @ 7pm – Jack Klatt
Sponsored by Blackstone Manor Clock Repair

Thursday July 6th @ 7pm  – Westwind Big Band (part of the Hopkins Westwind Concert Band)
Sponsored by ThinkHopkins

Thursday July 13th @ 12 pm – Kelly Blau
Sponsored by Hopkins Center for the Arts

Thursday July 13th @ 7pm – The Heavy Set
Sponsored by Good Vibrations Yoga and Berg Myers Law Offices

*Thursday July 20th @ 7pm* – The New Primitives
Sponsored by Mill City Sound

Thursday July 27th @ 7pm – Minneapolis Commodores Barbershop Chorus
Sponsored by Amy’s Cupcake Shoppe

Thursday August 3rd @ 7pm – Prior Lake WindJammers
Sponsored by Hopkins Auto Body

Thursday August 10th @ 7pm Barbaro
Sponsored by the Hopkins Business and Civic Association

*Thursday August 17th @ 7pm* Jillian Rae
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ponsored by Girls on the Town

Third Thursdays

On June 15th, July 20th and August 17th, Hopkins businesses offer additional shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities that make Hopkins the place to be on Thursday nights. For details, click on the title of each concert to visit the event page:

June 15th Third Thursday: John Phillips Sousa Memorial Band
Featured Businesses: Bongo’s and Bud’s Music Center,  Hopkins Activity Center, Hopkins Rotary, Mainstreet Bar & Grill, Munkabeans Cafe, Good Vibrations Yoga, Hopkins Noon-time Lions, Garden Party Gallery, kiddywampus, Projects in Person, Hopkins Historical Society

July 20th Third Thursday: New Primitives
Featured Businesses: Mill City Sound, Hopkins Activity Center, Hopkins Rotary,
Mainstreet Bar & Grill, Garden Party Gallery, Hopkins Historical Society

 August 17th Third Thursday: Jillian Rae
Featured Businesses: Girls on the Town, Hopkins Activity Center, Hopkins Rotary,
Mainstreet Bar & Grill, Garden Party Gallery, Hopkins Historical Society

Classes in the Park

All classes take place at noon in Downtown Park. They are free and open to the public. In case of rain, classes will be moved to the business location of the presenting studio. To reserve your spot, visit the Hopkins Summerfest Facebook page.

Thursday June 15th @ 12pm – Yoga in the Park by Good Vibrations Yoga
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eanPower Vinyasa Yoga for cardio and strength with live music by Pon Nhep.

Thursday June 22nd @ 12pm – Games by My House Fitness
NOTE: This class has been moved to the My House Fitness studio (756 Mainstreet) due to rain.
Fox 9’s Dawn Mitchell called this class “Adult Recess” because we use hula hoops, jump ropes and such to have a good time while burning calories.  This is a great cardio and strength workout in just  45 minutes.
Instructor:  Evie Oberdorfer, Lead Trainer at My House Fitness

Thursday June 29th @ 12pm –  Abs & Assets by My House Fitness
You guessed it – a 45 min core and lower body workout!
Instructor:  Kris Rooney

Thursday July 6th @ 12pm – Yoga-Pilates Fusion by Studio 6 Pilates and Wellness 
The perfect blend of Yoga for balance, flexibility, and strength with Pilates to strengthen deep core muscles and work on balanced muscle development. Please bring a mat if you have one.
Instructor: Stephanie Scott – Comprehensively Pilates Certified and RYT200

Thursday August 3rd @ 12pm – Iyengar Yoga for Beginners by Good Vibrations Yoga
Iyengar yoga emphasizes proper alignment & internal focus.  This class includes basic yoga poses: standing, seated and lying down.  Bring a yoga mat if you have one.  You will leave calm and refreshed.
Instructor: Nancy Marcy, E-RYT500 Iyengar Certified.

Thursday August 10th @ 12pm – Yoga-Pilates Fusion by Studio 6 Pilates and Wellness 
The perfect blend of Yoga for balance, flexibility, and strength with Pilates to strengthen deep core muscles and work on balanced muscle development. Please bring a mat if you have one.
Instructor: Stephanie Scott – Comprehensively Pilates Certified and RYT200

Thursday August 17th @ 12pm – Laughter Yoga by Good Vibrations Yoga
A 30 minute, all-ages class with laughter yoga led by Karen Kinnard. Karen is a certified laughter yoga leader and ERYT (experienced yoga teacher).

Movies in the Park

August 17th: Fried Green Tomatoes
In Downtown Park following the Jillian Rae concert

Hopkins Summerfest Sponsors