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September 10-17, 2020

Celebrate our amazing community with Greater Moorhead Days! Enjoy a variety of fun and exciting events for all ages, including Canoe and Kayak Rentals and an Excursion on the Red River, and the Greater Moorhead Days Parkventure Challenge! Check this page for more event information as we draw closer to September!

Unfortunately popular events such as the Parade, Bridge Bash, Kids Fest, and others have been cancelled due to Covid-19.

If you would like to get involved in any of the Greater Moorhead Days activities, see the info below or please contact Trevor Magnuson at or by calling 218.299.5296.


Friday - September 11
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9/11 Commemoration
Memorial Park
9 am
Join us for a 9/11 remembrance program with local Fire and Police departments and military branches. Hosted by the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 941

Saturday - September 12
Canoe and Kayak Rentals 

Canoe and Kayak Rentals 

Hjemkomst Landing
11 am-6 pm

Join us as we extend our rental season and celebrate the Red River with HALF OFF RENTALS! We have canoes and kayaks available to rent on a first come, first served basis for families and friends to enjoy the outdoors. Turn it into a history lesson by taking this Self-Guided History Tour to learn more about the Red River and the Moorhead area.

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Red River Run 5K or 15K: Virtual Race

Join the Lake Agassiz Pacers for the 46th annual LAP Red River Run! This walk/run has been hitting the streets and paths of Fargo-Moorhead longer than any race in the area. Due to COVID the event will not gather as has been done in years past, but will take on the shape of a Virtual Run.  More Information Coming Soon, visit the Red River Run website.

Tuesday - September 15

Moorhead Farmers Market

Moorhead Ace Hardware Parking Lot

3:30-6:30 pm

Find plenty of fresh, local produce, flowers, jams, jellies, baked goods, honey, pet items, and so much more at the Moorhead Farmers Market!

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Power of Produce Club: DOUBLE TOKEN DAY

Moorhead Ace Hardware Parking Lot

3:30-6:30 pm

Since the start of the market season, the Moorhead Farmers Market has offered the Power of Produce (PoP) Club for kids ages 4-12. PoP Club provides these kids a $2 token each wekk to spend on local produce to get them involved in the decision making process and eating healthy! Members of the PoP Club will receive a $4 token on September 15th! It is not to late to register and it is free! Sign up on-site at the Farmers Market or online!

WEDNESDAY - September 16
Canoe and Kayak Excursion 

River Paddling Excursion: Advanced Adventure

Hjemkomst Landing

5:30-7:30 pm

Take your river paddling to the next level with our Advanced Adventure! We'll be going a little bit farther and a little bit faster than our previous excursions, and you'll even learn a few new techniques to prepare you for your next adventure! Hosted by Nature of the North, River Keepers, and Moorhead Parks and Recreation.

Thursday - September 17
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Greater Moorhead Days Amazing Parkventure

Various Moorhead Parks

5:00-7:30 pm

Celebrate Moorhead by deciphering clues and completing challenges through a few of our local parks! Get your team together for an evening of activities that will promote outdoor fun for all ages. Follow the clues to advance your way to the final destination. We encourage participants to walk, run, or bike the 3 mile loop but driving is fine too!


Registration Information is coming soon!

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Adventure Lab Series

Begins Thursday, September 10, at 8 am

With the help of Park Board Member Gia "Giacaches" Rassier, Moorhead Parks and Recreation has partnered to offer a few Geocache Adventure Labs meant to get players out exploring our parks and city! Complete one or all of the listed Adventures for a special prize! Contact the Park Office at: 218.299.5340

- NEW:Greater Moorhead Days Theme opening September 10

- A Tour of Moorhead Parks & Recreation

- Red River at M.B. Johnson Park (partnered with River Keepers)


 Medallion Hunt Logo  Medallion Hunt
Begins Monday, September 14, at 8 am
Three medallions will be hidden within Moorhead city limits, on public land. Follow the clues for fantastic prizes, including a $500 cash prize from MSU-Moorhead, and a grand prize of $1,000 in gift cards from Hornbacher's!
Clues will be posted each morning to our Medallion Hunt Clues page and announced daily on Big 98.7, Bob 95FM, and 107.9 the Fox at 8 am.


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