Welcome to Anoka, Minnesota!

Travel to Anoka, MN, the “Halloween Capital of the World” for fun attractions, events and activities. Anoka’s historic downtown boasts an array of unique shops, the Lyric Arts Main Street Stage, restaurants and services, all surrounded by beautiful city parks, trails, and neighborhoods. Anoka also hosts a North Star Commuter Rail Station for easy access to Minneapolis.

The city-owned Green Haven Golf Course & Banquet Center and the Anoka Aquatic Center provide hours of seasonal entertainment. Events such as Anoka Riverfest & Craft Fair and the Anoka Classic Car Show draw visitors from all over during the summer. As the “Halloween Capital of the World”, Anoka’s Octobers are filled with fun activities including three parades and a 5K Grey Ghost Run.

Don’t miss the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area – the National Park Service natural wonder that runs through Anoka and stretches for 72 miles.

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Things to Do in Anoka

Upcoming Anoka Events

The Preacher's Daughters in Concert
The Preacher’s Daughters in Concert Heart of the City Music Factory February 23, 2024
Radiant Vermin
Radiant Vermin Lyric Arts March 1, 2024 - March 24, 2024
9 to 5: The Musical
9 to 5: The Musical Lyric Arts April 12, 2024 - May 12, 2024

Places to Stay in Anoka

Ticknor Hill Bed & Breakfast – Anoka

1625 3rd Avenue South
Anoka MN 55303

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Regency Inn and Suites – Anoka

1129 HWY 10 W
Anoka, MN 55303

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