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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have music, entertainment or performances in the Town Green bandshell?
Mondays at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday at 7:00 p.m., Thursdays at 10:30 a.m & Fridays at sunset beginning mid July. Performances are free. 

How would I find out if a Town Green performance is cancelled due to weather?
For cancellations due to weather call our weather line at 763-494-5959 or

How do I get to the Town Green?
Town Green is located at 7991 Main Street, between the new Maple Grove Library and the Government Center. It is approximately 1 ½ miles from I-94. Directions to the Town Green.

Where do I park to access the Town Green?
There is free parking available on Main Street, in the upper level of the Library ramp, at the Community Center lots and most evenings at the Government Center. Town Green Parking Map.

What are the Town Green hours?
The Town Green is open from 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. The restrooms will be open when performances are scheduled. 

Are there picnic tables and chairs available at the Town Green?
For performances, you might want to bring a lawn chair or blanket. There is also a terraced wall seating 300 in the Bandshell area. There are Adirondack chairs on the point to relax and enjoy the beautiful view. This site is fully handicapped accessible.  Cafe tables and chairs are available for your use whenever the Town Green is open.

Is there food or beverages available at the Town Green or can I bring my own?
There will be concessions for sale during performance times. Concession items include: popcorn, pop, nachos, hot pretzels, candy, ice cream, coffee & more...You are welcome to bring in a picnic, cooler or takeout containers. Sorry, no grills are allowed or available on site. The Town Green is walking distance to many restaurants including ice cream and coffee shops.   No alcohol or smoking is allowed on site.

Other Information

  • Sorry, there is no access to the lake and no shoreline fishing permitted.
  • Dogs and other domestic animals must be on a leash not to exceed six feet.
  • Bikers are asked to be very sensitive to multiple use of the area; please reduce speed or walk your bike when a crowd is gathered. Skate boarders are not allowed to use the site for any jumps and can only be on the trail. 
  • The entire Town Green site is a no smoking and no alcohol area.