KNA coordinates several events through the year such as the Annual Meeting (April), Kenny/Armatage Garage Sales (May), Kenny Ice Cream Social (June), the Kickin' Back at Kenny Summer Festival and Kickball Tournament (July) and the Buckthorn Bust (October/November).

We will also be scheduling several smaller scale networking events. Keep reading below and check back regularly for updates.

You can check out our Events Calendar by clicking here

We also have photos from past events here.

#5: What’s Relatively New (or Old) at the Kickin’ Back at Kenny Summer Festival This Year

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We’ve got the 2nd Annual Kickin’ Back Kickball Tournament- watch your friends and neighbors compete in friendly games to crown the 2016 Kickball Champs.

We’ve also got some oldies, but goodies:

FREE inflatables

FREE carnival-style games including Plinko, roulette wheel, duck pond, yard darts, bean bag toss and sucker pull

Classic Car Show

Minneapolis Taps water station- be sure to bring a water bottle!

Join us down at Kenny Park for a great evening of neighborhood fun! The weather report calls for rain early in the day, but should be cleared out by the time of the festival!

Thursday, July 28
5:30-8 p.m.

#4: What’s New at the Kickin’ Back at Kenny Summer Festival This Year

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We’ve got some great community partners joining us this year to educate and demonstrate opportunities available to Kenny residents:

Minneapolis Organics will be on hand to answer questions about the new organics program, give out some freebies, review the do’s and don’ts of composting, etc.

TITLE Boxing Club will discuss the new workout facility opening at the corner of 55th & Lyndale. Steven will have examples of accessories, info about the studio and will be hosting a drawing for prizes.

Sport Clips, also moving in to the new building at the corner of 55th & Aldrich, will have info about business and will be hosting a fun kids’ activity.

Look for organics, TITLE and Sport Clips near the white KNA tent next to the food area.

Minneapolis Youth Baseball Association will host a table over the kid’s game area. They will have information about their non-profit baseball programs and will run a radar gun to check your throwing speed!

Join us down at Kenny Park for a great evening of neighborhood fun!

Thursday, July 28
5:30-8 p.m.

#3: What’s New at the Kickin’ Back at Kenny Summer Festival This Year

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New food trucks! We’ll have lots of menu options at different price levels:

Purple People Feeder- serving sandwiches, burgers, wings, etc.
Farmhouse Hot Dogs- serving locally sourced, all beef and all natural dogs and brats
Sweet Dreams Candy - serving mini-donuts and other snacks
Kona Ice- serving shaved ice in many flavors

Join us down at Kenny Park for a great evening of neighborhood fun!

Thursday, July 28
5:30-8 p.m.

What’s New at the Kickin’ Back at Kenny Summer Festival This Year #2

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We’ve got new neighborhood logo mugs that we are delivering to each new resident in Kenny. Not a new neighbor? We’ve got you covered! We’ll behaving free raffle drawings for a mug (one every 15 minutes) throughout to course of the evening. We’ll also be selling them for $5 each. Show your neighborhood pride each morning when drinking your coffee or tea.

Join us down at Kenny Park for a great evening of neighborhood fun!

Thursday, July 28
5:30-8 p.m.

What’s New at the Kickin’ Back at Kenny Summer Festival This Year #1

 

We’ve got a great Jazz combo lined up to entertain us while we are visiting, eating, playing and having fun at the festival. Trap Tube, made up of local youth (all heading to college this fall pursuing various musical interests) will be playing from 6-8 p.m.

Join us down at Kenny Park for a great evening of neighborhood fun!

Thursday, July 28
5:30-8 p.m.