It’s no secret we’ve missed live music events, but don’t worry, Burnsville, MN has a full calendar of outdoor music events for you to enjoy! Read on to start planning your Burnsville getaway.
A Celebration of Inclusion and Belonging. This year’s Festival marks the return of Art and All That Jazz to the newly renovated Nicollet Commons Park. Live music kicks off at 12 noon with the Lakeville Summer Jazz Ensemble, with the final performer, Patty Peterson Presents The Jazz Women All-Stars at 8pm. The full musical lineup, including art vendors, food and beverage, can be found here.
The Burnsville Fire Muster community event began in 1980 and is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2021 (event canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic). This years event will feature the annual medallion hunt, Burnsville City Block Party, Classic Car Show and Beer Tasting, carnival rides, bingo, fire truck water display, live music from The Fabulous Armadillos, Takin’ it to the Limit an Eagles Tribute, fireworks, and Community and Fire Truck parade.
Whether you’re an avid runner or want to stroll through the beautiful streets on Burnsville, MN, sign up for the 10th Annual Heart of the City Race – A Run to Remember. The event features a 15K, 10K, 5K and 1K Kid’s Fun Run.
This iconic Concert Series is jammed packed with rockin’ eighties on September 17 and 18. 80’s icon and rock star Rick Springfield will rock the stage on Friday night and Vince Neil, the legendary front man from Mötley Crüe will take the stage Saturday night. Other performers include Arch Allies (Friday night) and A Rising Force, Back in Black (AC/DC Tribute) on Saturday night. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Buck Concert Series webpage.
Whether you live close by or are visiting the Burnsville area, extend your visit and relax in one of our many hotels; from full-service to limited service, we offer great lodging options, at an affordable rate.
And if you’re looking for a bite to eat before or after an event, Burnsville has many locally-owned restaurants and all your favorite chains.
Live music and theater events at the Ames Center.
Dakota County Fair, August 9-15, 2021.
City of Burnsville, Party on the Plaza, August 26, 2021.
Weekly Wheels Car & Bike Meet, every Wednesday, now through October 13, 2021.
Minnesota Renaissance Festival, August 21-October 3, 2021 (open weekends, plus Labor Day).
The Great Minnesota Get-Together, Minnesota State Fair, August 26-September 6, 2021.
Valleyfair Great Pumpkin Fest and Halloween Haunt (Saturdays and Sundays, October 2-31).
Live music at BUCK ’54 Bar & Grill (every Friday).