Summer Events 2021

Victoria Parks and Recreation along with partners and sponsors, proudly bring residents and guests of the City of Victoria  free summer events happening right here in Victoria.  The City will continue to monitor and implement recommendations per the CDC and MDH guidelines.

Concerts in the Park

Located at Charlson Thun Community Bandstand from 6:00-8:00 pm.  These events are free to attend.  (*indicates Classic Car Night)Concerts in the Park Logo - final

  • June 9 - Starlette's Web*
  • June 16 - Blue Grove Bluegrass
  • June 23 - Up South*
  • June 30 - Matt McAllister & Sara Hilgers
  • July 14 - Thru City*
  • July 21 - Minnesota Valley Community Band
  • July 28- Tuxedo Band*
  • August 4 - Teddy Bear Band followed by the Resistors
  • August 11 - The Castaways*

Sponsors:  Charter Bank, Chaska Commons Dental Group, Children of Tomorrow Learning Center, Hartman Communities LLC, Holy Family Catholic High School, Kerber Family Homes LLC, Kid Talk Inc., Sam Hennemann State Farm, South Metro Federal Credit Union, and Xcel Energy

Lunch Time Tunes

Located at the Charlson Thun Community Bandstand from 12:00-12:45 p.m.  These events are free to attend.

  • June 16 - Magic Show with Magician Tom Anderson
  • July 21 - The Bazillions
  • August 18 - Wendy's Wiggle, Jiggle & Jam

Classic Car

Located in downtown Victoria from 5:00-8:00 p.m.  Event information at

Family Fun Night Banner 3 July 23 at Victoria Lions Park from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. (Movie in the Park starts at dark). This is a free event. Children will have the opportunity to channel their inner mechanic by building their own cardboard box car. Bring a cardboard box to the event, decorative materials will be provided. Call 952-443-4260 for weather updates. 

RSVP - Due to current guidance by the MDH we are no longer asking for RSVP

  • Music
  • Face Painting
  • Photo Booth
  • Games with Holy Family Catholic High School
  • Crafts (bring a cardboard box)
  • Bounce House
  • Library StoryWalk
  • Kona Shaved Ice Truck (available for purchase)
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Movie in the Park - July 23

Movies in the park are at Victoria Lions Park at dark. Bring a blanket, lawn chair and snacks.
Rainout location is Lions Park Pavilion. Call 952-443-4260 for weather updates.

Pop-Up Splash Pad - August 5

1:00-2:00 p.m. at the Victoria Recreation Center

There is no better way to celebrate summer than with fun in the sun and splashing around. Top the day off with frozen treats and a bounce house! Things to know: wear swimsuits and bring a towel, Victoria Fire Department will provide the splash pad. Tell your neighbors and bring your friends!

Event is held in the north parking lot of the Victoria Recreation Center. Park in the front lot and walk through the building. Call the Victoria Recreation Center with questions at 952-443-4255. If there is inclement weather, call the weather hotline at 952-443-4260.  This event is free to attend.

Truck Rodeo - July 29

6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Victoria Recreation Center.

Explore the big trucks and heavy equipment that help keep our city safe and beautiful. Explore vehicles from the Carver County Sheriff’s Department, Victoria Fire Department, Victoria’s Public Works Department and more. This event is free to attend.

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