Community Events


logo cruiseMoorhead Cruise Night

August 5, September 2
5 pm - 8:30 pm

After two years of planning, downtown streets will be flooded the first Thursday of every month this summer with classic and custom cars during Moorhead Cruise Night. The first Moorhead Cruise Night will be Thursday, May 6 from 5 pm to 8:30 pm. The public is welcome to bring out their classic, custom, and project cars to show them off.

NOTE: Center Ave between 4 St and 7 St will be closed from 3:30 pm to 9 pm. Main Ave and 1 Ave N are available alternate routes.

Food trucks, vendors, and other local businesses will be set up along the street and sidewalk. The JT Kennelly Band will be playing in the courtyard on Center Ave in front of the Moorhead Center Mall. Moorhead Cruise Night is a collaboration among the City of Moorhead, Moorhead Center Mall, and the Moorhead Business Association, as well as a half-dozen local car clubs and service organizations.


Farmers-Market-Logo-ColorMoorhead Farmers Market
Tuesdays, June 1-September 28
3-6 pm
Moorhead Ace Hardware Parking Lot

Get fresh, go local. Enjoy fresh produce, pet supplies, flowers, honey, spices, hand crafted items, baked goods, and so much more at the Moorhead Farmers Market! Interested in becoming a vendor? Visit our Farmer's Market page for more information.

5:30-8:00 pm
Memorial Park

Enjoy five special summer nights with Moorhead RiverArts! This family-friendly event features carriage rides, inflatable games, kid-friendly art activities, yard games, and more! Each night features a special performance and  vendor activity booths. Interested in promoting your business or organization? Provide a fun, interactive game or activity for families! Call 218.299.5296 to get involved!

July 27: Mick Klein and a Fishing Clinic
August 10: Front Fenders and Nature of the North


RiverArts at Woodlawn LogoRiveArts at Woodlawn
July 13
6-8 pm
Woodlawn Park

This special edition of RiverArts will take place at Woodlawn Park and will feature kid-friendly art activities, inflatable games, a performance from the Varying Degrees Trio, a free photo booth, and more! Concert begin at 7 pm. Promote your business or organization with RiverArts! Provide a fun, interactive game or activity for families. Call 218.299.5296 for more information.



Summer Splash LogoSummer Splash
July 15
2-4 pm
Moorhead Municipal Pool

Splash into an afternoon of FREE fun at the pool with games, a diving contest, and more!



Doggy Dip LogoDoggy Dip
August 16
3:30-7:30 pm
Northeast Park Wading Pool
South Park Wading Pool

Let your dog cool their paws with our annual Doggy Dip event, now at TWO Moorhead wading pool locations! Admission is just $4 per dog, with proceeds benefiting the Centennial and River Oaks dog parks. Dogs should have a collar, ID tags, be properly licensed, vaccinated, and in good health to swim.