It’s a GO! Join us Friday, June 7, 4-8pm for Get Outdoors Day

May 13, 2019 by Janette Law

Get Outdoors Day (GO Day) is an everyone-is-welcome free festival that introduces kids and families to exciting ways they can enjoy the great outdoors. This year’s event is 4:00-8:00pm, Friday, June 7, at Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis. Festivities happen – rain or shine – south of Powderhorn Lake near the recreation center at 3400 15th Ave. S.

Among the activities you can try are:

Archery 🏹  Arts & Crafts 🎨  Biking 🚲   Birding 🦅

Camping 🏕  Canoeing 🛶  Climbing 🧗🏽‍♀️

Fishing 🎣   Tree Planting 🌳  Yoga 🧘🏿‍♀️

All activities at GO Day are free and registration is not required. You’ll also enjoy music and food will be available for purchase from local food trucks.

There is plenty of on-street parking; Powderhorn Park is conveniently located on bike and bus routes and near the 35th/36th St. exits off of 35W. Find additional details on Facebook.

Let’s GO Scouting!
Make your first GO Day stop the Minneapolis Parks Foundation’s table, where you can pick up your exclusive “Activity Scout” bingo card. Designed to encourage exploration of our partners activities, kids are invited to collect six stamps from different activities to win a prize.

2019 Co-Hosts
The Minneapolis Parks Foundation is proud to partner with the following to co-host this year’s event:

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
National Park Service
REI
United States Forest Service

More About Get Outdoors Day
Get Outdoors Day is a national movement that encourages people to engage in healthy, active outdoor fun and embrace our parks and other public lands and waters.

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