Twin Cities Gateway Events

The Twin Cities Gateway offers a full schedule of events year ‘round. From our nine communities’ signature events (listed at left) to sporting events and large expositions at the National Sports Center in Blaine and live theater at the Lyric Arts Center in Anoka, our calendar of events is loaded with fun events for the whole family.

In addition to all the local events in the Gateway communities, remember you’ll also be within minutes of all sporting, concert and cultural events taking place in the Twin Cities. Click here for Twin Cities events.

February, 2019 Events in the Twin Cities Gateway

Coon Rapids Snowflake Days

January 26th, 2019 & January 28th, 2019 & January 31st, 2019 | Coon Rapids

The Coon Rapids Snowflake Days began in 1964 as a Jaycee project. It was conceived of the notion that...

The Coon Rapids Snowflake Days began in 1964 as a Jaycee project. It was conceived of the notion that the City of Coon Rapids needed a civic celebration the the entire community could participate in. All of the neighboring communities had summer celebrations so Coon Rapids thought they would try something in the winter so as not to compete with their neighbors.

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Saturday, January 26 Adult Medallion Hunt Begins! Clues posted by 8:00 a.m. daily at www.coonrapidssnowflakedays.com Must have a 2019 Snowflake Days button to participate.

Saturday, January 26 / Rescheduled to Sunday, February 10 DUE TO THE LACK OF SNOW, THE PRESENCE OF DANGEROUS ICE IN THE MEDALLION HUNT AREA AND PROJECTED EXTREME COLD TEMPERATURE (1 DEGREE ABOVE ZERO AT HUNT TIME) - FOR THE SAFETY OF THE PARTICIPANTS - THE KIDS MEDALLION HUNT IS BEING ​RESCHEDULED - UPDATED INFO BELOW Kid's Medallion Hunt, Coon Rapids Fire Station #1 Children ages 5-10 Years Old, Boys & Girls Division Meet at Fire Station #1 (Egret Boulevard) at 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 26 Miss Coon Rapids/Miss Coon Rapids Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageant

Monday, January 28 Snowflake Bingo for Seniors 55+

Thursday, January 31 Chili Challenge

February 1 & 2 Friday, Saturday Annual Mayor's Cup Simulator Golf Tournament

Saturday, February 2 Children's Carnival

Saturday, February 9 Coon Rapids Junior Royalty Ambassador Crowning

Sunday, February 10 Winner of Adult Medallion Hunt Announced "Cookies & Canvas" "Family Day at the CRIC" Family Skating Event at Coon Rapids Ice Center Indoor Kids Ice Fishing Contest

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Lyric Arts: Sense & Sensibility

February 22nd to February 24th, 2019 & February 28th, 2019 | Lyric Arts Main Street Stage

Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. Sense and Sensibility...

Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. Sense and Sensibility examines our reactions to societal pressures—both reasonable and ridiculous.

420 E Main Street | Anoka, MN 55303 | P: 763 433 2510

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Garrison Keillor returns to Crooners

February 24th, 2019 | Crooners Lounge & Supper Club

Garrison Keillor was born in 1942 in Anoka, Minnesota, and began his radio career as a freshman at the University...

Garrison Keillor was born in 1942 in Anoka, Minnesota, and began his radio career as a freshman at the University of Minnesota, from which he graduated in 1966. He went to work for Minnesota Public Radio in 1969, and from July 6, 1974 through July 1, 2016, he created and hosted his popular variety show, A Prairie Home Companion, for some 3.5 million listeners on 700 public radio stations coast to coast and beyond. Keillor has been honored with Grammy, ACE, and George Foster Peabody awards, the National Humanities Medal, and election to the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

6161 Highway 65 NE | Minneapolis, MN 55432 | P: 763-571-9020

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