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Summertime Sizzlers in Lakeville MN

Lakeville, Minnesota, bursts to life each summer with a vibrant calendar of events. Whether you’re seeking family-friendly activities, artistic pursuits, or outdoor adventures or just want to relax with live music, this charming city has something for everyone.

Live at the Lake: As the weather warms, head to Casperson Park on Lake Marion each Wednesday 6-8 p.m. for “Live at the Lake,” a free outdoor concert series featuring diverse musical performances. This live music extravaganza lasts all summer long, so pack a folding chair and visit our food trucks to enjoy the stars and the sounds of summer.

Pan-O-Prog: Dive into Lakeville’s biggest event, the 58th annual Pan-O-Prog, held July 7-14, 2024. This citywide festival lasts a week and boasts 60 events, including carnival rides, live music, bingo, classic car and grand parades, tournaments, arts and crafts, and a spectacular fireworks display on July 4.

Lakeville Area Art Festival: Immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene at the Lakeville Art Festival. Join us Sept. 21 and 22, 2024, on the beautiful parklike grounds of the Lakeville Area Arts Center for one of the top arts festivals in the state. Browse stunning works, enjoy live music and demonstrations, and find the perfect piece to add to your collection.

Beyond the Events:

Lakeville offers plenty of ways to soak up sunshine. Hike or bike our 130 miles of paved scenic trails and connected greenways. Golf at one of a half-dozen courses within minutes of your hotel room.

Relax and listen to live music around town, including at outdoor patios and Lakeville Brewing Co.’s band shell. Take in the tunes of Mick Sterling Presents at Brianno’s Chart House, located on Kingsley Lake with music almost every night. Check out Barley + Vine’s patio for a variety of music. Baldy’s Tailgate Bar offers sports and video games as well as social games outdoors. B-52 Burgers and Brew, The Better Half, and Babe’s Hometown Bar offer additional entertainment right downtown.

Visit Lakeville’s expanded Antlers Park and Beach on scenic Lake Marion, opening spring 2024 with a walk-up restaurant made of 40-foot shipping containers, swimming beach, fishing pier, volleyball, horseshoes, pavilion venue, playground, and picnic areas.

Lakeville promises an unforgettable season filled with fun, community spirit, and endless possibilities. Mark your calendars, grab your sunscreen, and get ready to make some lasting memories in this charming Minnesota city.

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