South Lake Minnetonka August Events

For Shorewood events, go to Park and Rec Programs.

Events included in this list are city sponsored events for surrounding communities and for the Lake Minnetonka-Excelsior Chamber of Commerce.

Girls Night Out

Every Thursday in August, 5-9 pm
An event (not just for the girls) celebrated every Thursay throughout the summer in Excelsior. Watch for a schedule of themes, and plan to attend weekly! There are many giveaways and specials offered each week.

South Lake Safety Camp

Wednesday, August 10, 9 am-3 pm
Kids entering grades 3-5 will spend the day with safety professionals learning about personal safety. Areas covered include water safety, fire safety, stranger danger, bike safety, personal defense, and more! The day includes, snacks, lunch, a gift bag and t-shirt.

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Don't miss the registration deadline of August 3 for this fun and educational event.

Excelsior Farmers Market

Tues through October 25, 2-6 pmrhubarb


Excelsior Farmers Market takes place every Tuesday, 2-6 pm on Water Street in downtown Excelsior. Water Street will be closed each Tuesday from approximately noon-8 pm. Enjoy seasonal produce, food truck fare, and locally made soaps, oils, and other gift items.

Excelsior Music in the Park

Music in the Park is offered in Excelsior various Wednesays in the spring/summer in The Commons, next to Lake Minnetonka in downtown Excelsior. See the complete schedule.

There will be food for sale and beer/wine for sale to those over 21 years old..