Summer Festival

ANA Summer Festival

2018 – Sunday, August 12 • 4:00-7:00pm • Armatage Park

Join us for our annual neighborhood festival down at the park, presented by the ANA and Armatage Park.

We are working hard to make this a zero waste event. Remember to bring a water bottle so you can fill up at the water station thanks to
Minneapolis Tap

Wristbands ($5/$10 family max.) include:

  • Unlimited use of inflatables (giant slide, bounce house, obstacle course, and tot bounce)
  • Facepainting by Magikal Faces
  • Make and take art project with ArtStart

4:00-4:45 — Yoga with Blooma
All ages are welcome to Family Yoga! We encourage you to be silly as we play, sing songs, and move our bodies. Designed for kids and adults, Blooma instructor Kaye will lead families through yoga poses fostering creativity and connection! No need for a mat! We encourage everyone to pose and move on the grass.

4:30 — Magic by Bruce

4:45 & 6:15 — Music by The Melvilles

5:30-6:15 — KidZone interactive entertainment

All day enjoy:

  • Car Show presented by
    Kelly O'Neil Realtor
  • Final Four Fan Jam
    Fans can learn about Final Four initiatives, practice their shot, take a selfie with the National Championship trophy, score giveaways, enter a sweepstakes to win tickets to the 2019 Final Four and more. (
  • 3rd Lair skate park activities
  • Food trucks, including:
    • Red Wagon Pizza
    • Book Club burgers and dogs
    • Twin Cities Paella
    • Sonny’s Ice Cream
    • Sweet Dreams Fare Favs
  • Area businesses and programs including:
    • Minneapolis Youth Baseball and the pitching radar
    • The Tiny Solar House from Applied Energy Innovations
    • A chance to share your input and ideas about the future of our area parks with the Minneapolis Parks Board
    • Stop by the Citizen’s Utility Board’s table and get some ideas to save energy, save money, and reduce your carbon footprint. Even better, get customized energy saving suggestions for your household by signing up for a free 20 minute energy bill consultation. RSVP for a spot online and please remember to bring your electric and gas bills and all your questions! Contact CUB Outreach Director, Carmen Carruthers, at 1-651-300-4701 ext. 2 with any questions. (
  • Prize drawing (buy your entry near the skate park)
  • Variety of games, chalk, and more!

We rely on donations to make this event happen. Although we receive City funds, none of them are allowed to be spent on the types of activities at our festival.

The Armatage Summer Festival strengthens our community by bringing people and businesses together for a memorable event.

We offer a variety of ways to get involved with our event. With the number of options, there is sure to be a way that you can help make our neighborhood festival happen! 

We hope you will consider being involved this year.

We are striving to make this a zero-waste event.
Let us know how we can help you!

Car Show Online Registration

Event Timing: Sunday, August 12, 2018 • 4:00 – 7:00 pm (cars can show up 3:00pm+)
Event Address: Armatage Park (2500 W 57th St, Minneapolis)
Contact: Marc Bloomquist at 612-790-6562 or 612-668-3206

Check out the awesome photos from 2017, including some of the sweet rides!

 2018 Business Sponsorship Form

Online sponsorship registration

Note: You can pay by check (payable to Armatage Neighborhood Association); credit card (by phone using our Square account); or by PayPal (payment sent to

PDF File (2018ANASponsor_Form) Due by July 27
NOTE: To be included in our Southwest Journal promotion, sponsorship materials [including a high-res logo] must be received to the ANA by July 13, 2017.

Each area listed required outside funding in order to happen. We will grant specific areas on a first-come, first-served basis.

GOLD LEVEL ($500+) Name/logo on communications and advertising for the event (artwork due by July 13) • Link on website • May place banner in place of prominence at event • Free table? • Acknowledged at event
All inflatables: $1,500 (1 available)*   Band: $1,000 (1 available)    Car show: $500 (1 available)

SILVER LEVEL ($250-499) Name/logo on communications and advertising for the event (artwork due by July 13) • Link on website • Free table? • Acknowledged at event
Individual inflatable: $450 (4 available)*   Face paint artists: $400   Kid entertainer/s: $400

BRONZE LEVEL ($100-249) Name on communications and advertising for the event • Free table? • Acknowledged at event
Magician: $200 (1 available)     Community games: $100 (1 available) Corn hole, giant Jenga, etc.     Carnival game: $125 (Up to 4 available. Fee waived for volunteering to staff game.)*

RAFFLE ITEM/S  Raffle donations valued at $100 or greater may have a table at the event.?

TABLE OPPORTUNITIES (included in sponsorship levels above, or as priced below)
Commercial Tables ($100)      Non-profit Organizations ($50)         Politicians/etc. ($50)
Allowed activities: talking with event attendees who approach their booth, displaying/passing out literature, sign-up attendees for future communications, running free give-aways/contests • Activities are limited to the area immediately by the table, no amplification allowed • The ANA and Armatage Park reserve the right to deny or otherwise limit tabling opportunities • Tent/table placement is at the ANA’s discretion • You must provide your own tent, if desired. 1 table and chair provided

*Availability dependant on sponsorships already secured.
?Please let us know if you will be bringing a tent or other, larger display for layout purposes

FOOD VENDOR (donation of 10% of sales, or $100 flat donation to the ANA) License $ required

Photos from 2017

Thanks to David Kern Photography


Photos from 2016

Event Photos on Facebook