Fridley '49er Days

We'd like to invite you to our festival, Fridley '49er Days, to carry out our family-friendly community tradition of celebrating the year Fridley was incorporated as a city!

'49er Day Parade - June 13, 2019

Join us for the annual Fridley Lions '49er Day Parade on Thursday, June 13! There will be pre-parade activities from 3-6:30 p.m. at Commons Park.

The parade is held RAIN or SHINE. Line up time is 5:00 p.m. - Start time is 6:30 p.m.

Parade route 

Starts and ends in the area near 61st Ave and 7th St.
  • North down 7th Street
  • East down Mississippi St
  • South down Able St

Unit applications

There are no parade fees. Applications are due on May 15, 2019 and should be submitted to Craig Gordon (address listed on application. 

Download a parade application

'49er Festival - June 14

There will be a band, all-class reunion, beer tent and fireworks starting at 6 p.m. and going until 11 p.m.

If you would like to get involved, let us know!

Click here to contact the 49er Days Committee.

sponsored by

Twin Cities Gateway
Jonah Whales
inflatable carnival
Fridley '49er Days is organized by a non-profit group of volunteers. It takes many helping hands to host a community festival. Fridley '49er Days is made possible by the '49er Days Committee volunteers, the Fridley Lions and Twin Cities Gateway.
Twin Cities Gateway
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