South Lake Minnetonka June 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

Thursdays in June, 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.

Excelsior Farmers Market

Tues through October 25, 2-6 pmrhubarb


Excelsior Farmers Market takes place every Tuesday from 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.

Shalo Lee & Band

Freeman Park, 6000 Eureka Rd
Friday, June 10, 6-8 pm

Enjoy a free concert with Shalo Lee and her band. Shalo is renowned for country, rock and blues. Popular at The Narrows, Toby Keith's and Lord Fletchers, she is known for her warm husky tone and incredibly powerful range. Bring lawn charis and the entire family! You can't beat free music outdoors to kick off summer!

2016 Excelsior Art on the Lake

Saturday June 11-Sunday, June 12
Art on the Lake is an engaging creative experience that connects the artist's personal story with a vibrant lake community and showcases a wide array of high quality art and craft, both contemporary and traditional. Get updates and complete information from Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Chamber.

  • 140 artists in thirteen different medium
  • Local music experiences including folk, bluegrass and acoustic rock
  • Local artisan food creations

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.