Events & Activities
in Carver County
Year-Round Events & Activities
Our calendar is filled with events and activities all year long! Plan to attend community events and festivals highlighting the history of our area, holiday celebrations, sporting events, and more!
Walk On Waconia – 5K, 10K & 10 Mile Races
Saturday, May 20 at 8:00 am
St. Joseph Catholic School, Waconia
Pick a race and support the Gather & Grow Food Shelf. This annual spring tradition follows a route around beautiful Lake Waconia.
Memorial Day Ceremony
Monday, May 29
City Center Park, Chanhassen
Held in partnership with Chanhassen American Legion Post 58, the ceremony will include keynote speakers Command Sergeant Major Tom Trost (Ret.) and Richard (Dick) Middleton.
June 2 & 3
Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia
The Waconia Rodeo is fun for the whole family! Come watch Rough Stock Events, Timed Events, Barrel Racing, Calf Scramble, and more.
Lola’s Lake Waconia Races
City Square Park, Waconia
Attention all runners! Lace-up your shoes for the 11th Annual Lola’s Lake Waconia 10 Mile & 5K. This race is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a beautiful run while taking in the scenic views of Lake Waconia.
NYA Springfest Artisan Fair
Elm Street & Woodland Street, Norwood Young America
Come enjoy the Artisan/Craft Fair, food and beverages from local vendors, yard games, activities, a Classic Car show, Book Sale and more!
Explore the many events, festivals, and celebrations that happen every year throughout Carver County!