August Event Lineup
Lots of exciting events are filling up Enjoy Eagan’s event calendar and you don’t want to miss a single one. From Vikings Training Camp to the Eagan Food Truck Festival, soak up the last month of summer the best way – in Eagan!
Verizon Vikings Training Camp
Now through August 16 // Viking Lakes
The 59th Training Camp in Minnesota Vikings history and the second hosted in Eagan is taking place now through August 16th. Fans will find new entertainment elements & traditions, including a climate-controlled Vikings House, a pre-practice Helmet Hike, and daily fan giveaways. Check out the Enjoy Eagan booth while you’re there!
August 7, August 14, August 21, August 28 // 4:00pm – 8:00pm // Eagan’s Central Park Festival Grounds
Find fresh produce, locally made food products, fine arts and fun! Learn about healthy living and enjoy live entertainment, cooking demonstrations and more from one of the top voted Farmers Markets in Minnesota.
Music in the Zoo
August 7, August 9, August 10, August 24, August 25, August 28 // Minnesota Zoo
Music in the Zoo’s 2019 series once again delivers a celebrated mix of fan favorites, national headliners and up-and-coming artists. The intimate outdoor venue enhances the experience and the music provides an unforgettable soundtrack to your summer.
Vikings Summer Movie Series
August 8 // 7:30pm // TCO Stadium
The Minnesota Vikings are excited to be putting on a Summer Movies Series for families. They will be showing FREE family-friendly movies on the field at TCO Stadium. This particular showing will feature the movie Smallfoot.
Eagan Food Truck Festival
August 9 // 4:00pm – 9:00pm // Eagan’s Central Park Festival Grounds
Enjoy the Twin Cities tastiest food truck fare, local craft beers and entertainment at the Eagan Food Truck Festival. The event promises to be a salty and sweet Friday evening with more than 20 trucks representing tastes from across the globe.
Back-to-School Event at Twin Cities Premium Outlets
August 10 // 12:00pm – 3:00pm // Twin Cities Premium Outlets
Don’t forget to add fun to your BTS supplies list! Get in on the class act with giveaways, entertainment, food & beverage and special back-to-school shopping deals.
Movies in the Park
August 16 // 7:30pm // Eagan’s Central Park Festival Grounds
Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, family and friends and enjoy a night under the stars! Come before the show for movie-themed activities. All activities and the movie are free. Showing: Cool Runnings
Yoga at Caponi Art Park
August 3, August 17 and August 31 // 10:00am // Caponi Art Park
Get your zen on in this beautiful natural setting. Parents and kids can practice yoga side by side in this hour long Saturday morning class centered around health, well-being and fun.
Caponi Art Park Summer Performance Series
August 18 // 6:30pm – 8:00pm // Caponi Art Park
Artist members of Electric Machete Studios will create a site-specific immersive experience featuring contemporary and experimental work rooted in traditional Latinx and Indigenous art methods.
Minnesota Vikings vs. Seattle Seahawks Preseason Game
August 18 // 7:00pm // U.S. Bank Stadium
Watch the Minnesota Vikings take on the Seattle Seahawks during this preseason match up at U.S. Bank Stadium!
August 22 – September 2 // Minnesota State Fairgrounds
See the best of the best in animal competitions, 900+ free shows and 100+ acts, tons to learn, see and do, 11 nights of Grandstand shows, endless shopping, 500 different foods and so much more.
Minnesota Vikings vs. Arizona Cardinals Preseason Game
August 24 // 12:00pm // U.S. Bank Stadium
Watch the Minnesota Vikings take on the Arizona Cardinals during this preseason match-up at U.S. Bank Stadium!
Caponi Art Park’s Music+Beer
August 24 // 5:30pm // Caponi Art Park
Music+Beer creates the perfect Saturday evening and a special outdoor experience for everyone with Americana music, craft beer and incredible food trucks. Featuring: Dead Horses
Bald Man Brewing 3rd Annual Birthday Bash & Concert
August 24 // 6:30pm // Bald Man Brewing
Bald Man Brewing’s 3rd Birthday Bash Concert will be a fun outdoor party in BMB’s parking lot featuring the Heartless Tribute Band warming up the amazing Zed Leppelin Tribute Band.
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