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Performance Center

The New Hope Performance Center is located at 4401 Xylon Ave N (just west of the New Hope Aquatic Park). The performance

front of performance center center hosts music in the park, city programs and special events, and is home to the Off Broadway Musical Theatre.

Storytime in the Park

All ages welcome. Hosted by the cities of New Hope, Crystal, Golden Valley and Robbinsdale. Presented by Princess Party Pals.

  • 10:30-11:15 a.m.
  • Free!

Beauty - June 26
Join Beauty for an enchanting story aboutbelle reading book love and kindness.

  • New Hope Performance Center

Flexi Girl - July 10
This Super Mom will get you stretching and moving as you hear an INCREDIBLE story.

  • Becker Park, Crystal

The Nanny - August 7
mary poppinsMary will share a story about good ol' fashioned manners through music and movement.

  • Lakeview Terrace Park, Robbinsdale

Troll Queen - August 21
Join Poppy for a story time and dance party!

  • Brookview Park Gazebo, Golden Valley

Movies in the Park

Movies will be shown on a jumbo screen. Concessions will be sold.

  • Movies start at dusk
  • Free!

"Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny" - June 13
movie posterIndiana Jones races against time to retrieve a dial that can change history. Rated PG-13. Sponsored by New Hope Women of Today.

"Cool Runnings" - August 1movie poster
Four Jamaican bobsleighers dream of competing in the Winter Olympics. Rated PG. Sponsored by A.C. Carlson Inc.

"Coco" - August 22
movie posterLofty ambitions cause a boy named Miguel to run afoul of a curse in this computer-animated movie. Rated PG. Sponsored by the New Hope Lions.

Music in the Park

Food trucks will be on site for evening performances.

  • 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Free!

elvis impersonatorAbsolutely Elvis - May 29
Todd Anderson delivers the powerful ballads that made Elvis famous.

Minneapolis Commodores Barbershop Acapella Chorus - June 5
This group features singing styles ranging from spirituals, vocal swing jazz, pop and country. Sponsored by Herself Health.

Kid Power with Rachael - June 12
*morning performance 10-11:15 a.m.
Dance along to an interactive andwoman surrounded by animal puppets educational animal program featuring Rachael Kroog. Sponsored by At Ease Health & Wellness and Empower You Physical Therapy.

Los Rebeldes - July 10
band members posingThis Mexican American group brings the styles of Tex-Mex, conjunto, country, folk-rock and cumbia.

Pan Handlers Steel Drum Band - July 31
This unique band offers a mix of Caribbean, rock and pop music.

The Michael Handler Project - Aug. 7man playing guitar and singing
This acoustic duo plays a variety of popular music from all genres.

The Dollys - Aug. 28
This group of three vocalists harmonizes songs from Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Waylon and Willie and more!

For information on:

  • Sponsoring Music in the Park
  • Booking your band
Contact Aaron Thelen  [email protected]     
Acting Camps for Kids

Acting Camps
Kids will learn a script and put on a showkids acting on stage complete with costumes and scenery. Performance is August 9 at 7 p.m.

  • Monday-Friday, August 5-9
  • New Hope Performance Center
    •  "In the Wings" (ages 5-7)
    • "Enter Stage Left" (ages 8-12)
New Hope Summer Theatre

Off Broadway Musical Theatre will present "Bye Bye Birdie" in 2024.

Completed for 2024.advertising poster


  • Wednesdays through Saturdays,
  • July 17-27
  • 8 p.m.
  • $5 per person suggested donation

For more information call 763-592-6805, or go to


Parks and Recreation
4401 Xylon Ave N
Phone: 763-531-5151
Email: [email protected]


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