Family Fun District

 

General Information

The Family Fun District is a great place to enjoy food, music, activities and more!  It is located between Grand and Wheeler and Grand and Saratoga.  Check out all of the fun activities happening in the Family District during Grand Old Days! New this year is the Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Stage featuring many of the Twin Cities best jazz performers.


New for 2016

Carnival Rides — Saturday, June 4 & Sunday, June 5

 

Kids Adventure Zone

The Kids Adventure Zone  is located on the grounds of Ramsey Junior High, located between Cambridge and Wheeler. The Kids Adventure Zone will be open from 10:30a.m. - 5:00p.m.  

Here are just some of the fun activities in the Kids Adventure Zone:

  • Bounce Houses
  • Petting Zoo
  • Pony Rides
  • Face Painting
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Water Wars

Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Stage

 

Noon to 1:00 pm

Young Jazz phenom, Jordan Anderson. Graduating from Nova Classical Academy this year and heading to Michigan to study with famed Jazz pianist Benny Green. Jordan's Trio is called TrapTube. He also took lessons at Walker West Music Academy in Saint Paul and with top Minneapolis pianist, Peter Schimke.


1:00 to 2:00 pm

Noted Jazz & Funk saxophonist "Walter Chancellor Jr'" His Power Duo, featuring premier pianist, Brian Nielsen.


2:00 to 3:00 pm

Nigerian born Master Jazz & Classical violinist, Ernest Bisong, playing Pop, Jazz and Classical selections.


3:00 to 4:00 pm

Amazing, Javier Santiago's Jazz & New Music Quartet


4:00 to 5:00 pm

DJ Mickey Breeze, popular youth DJ and flourishing Twin Cities music producer.


 

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