Reservations & Special Events
The City of Inver Grove Heights provides fun and engaging special events to connect our community members. We look forward to celebrating with you!
Terrific Tuesdays @ South Valley Park | June-Aug | 10:30 a.m. | FREE!
Join us at South Valley Park for family-friendly entertainment with a variety of musical and educational performances, storytelling, and more! Bring a blanket, chair, snack, and water bottle. Stick around after to play at the park, walk the trails or have lunch under the pavilion!
Location: South Valley Park
In the event of inclement weather, call the Parks and Rec. Weather Hotline at 651-450-2595.
Farmers Market | Sundays from June 13-Oct 10 | 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Shop for fresh and locally grown vegetables, fruits, seasoning, salsa, honey, flowers and more!
Location: Veterans Memorial Community Center Parking Lot (8055 Barbara Avenue)
For more information: www.stpaulfarmersmarket.com
Food Truck Days | Thursday, July 22 and August 26 | 4:30-7 p.m.
Purchase a snack, sweet treat or dinner from a variety of food vendors and join in some family fun!
Location: Rich Valley Athletic Complex
For more information, including confirmed vendors, visit the Food Truck Days web page.
Night to Unite | Tuesday, August 3
Let us help your neighborhood celebrate! Parks & Recreation staff will come to your party and pass out some freebies while visiting with you and your neighbors.
For more information: Night to Unite
Events throughout the year
Let's Paw-ty Dog Park Event
Coming in October!
Pet vendors, contests, a kissing booth, activities, a food truck and more!
Location: Heritage Village Park (4321 65th Street, Inver Grove Heights)
Annual Clean-Up Day - Sat., September 25 (8AM - 12PM)Residents of the City of Inver Grove Heights, West St. Paul and Sunfish Lake are invited to the IGH Annual Clean-Up Day to dispose of unwanted items in one stop. The event will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Public Works Parking Lot (8168 Barbara Avenue). View a full list of accepted items, prices and additional event information here.
Things to Look Forward to in the Winter!
- Annual Holidays in the Heights (December)
- Annual Light up the Heights (December)
- Family Fri-YAYs (All Winter)
- Learn to Skate Open House & Exhibition (January)
- Blacklight Dodgeball Night (January)
- Princess's Dance (January/February)
- Kids Sports Night (March)
Events to Look Forward to when Spring has Sprung!
Celebrate with Us!
Some events require registration. You can register:
- By Phone: 651-450-2585
- In-person: Parks & Rec Office, 8055 Barbara Ave.
Weather Impacts to Programs, Events and Activities led by the City of IGH*
Wondering if an event or your practice/game is still on due to inclement weather?
Call the IGH Weather Hot Line at 651-450-2595 to check the status for city-led program and events due to inclement weather. We strive to update by 4:30 p.m. After hours, it is up to the coaches and instructors to make the final decision.
*We cannot make weather-related decisions for other league associations or events held in our community by other businesses or organizations.
Interested in volunteering at a community or special event? Visit our volunteer opportunities web page for more info.