Fall Community Events

Downtown Halloween Trick-or-Treat

Sponsored by the Downtown River's Edge Business Association, you won't want to miss this fun daytime event on October 25, 2019 beginning at 11:00 a.m. Kids in costume can stop by participating downtown businesses on the trick-or-treat trail, meet McGruff the Crime Dog, and have a blast at this free Halloween event.


Get on your scariest costume and join us for a Halloween Spooktacular event each year in October. We have games, a treat trail, a DJ, bouncy houses, hay rides, a costume contest, Bingo and more fun for the whole family! Check back for date/time information soon.

Elk River Arena Arts & Craft Fair

Twice a year (spring and fall) the Elk River Arena transforms into a marketplace of unique artwork and handmade crafts. Around 100 artisans can be found selling original paintings, photographs, sculpture, jewelry and other crafts.There will not be Arts & Craft Fairs in 2019 due to renovations. Be sure to check out the designated page on the city's website for updates on 2020 shows as soon as information becomes available.

Farmers Market 

Parks and Recreation hosts a farmers market from mid-June through the beginning of October in the heart of Elk River at the downtown Park Plaza lot located at 716 and 720 Main Street. The farmers market has live music as well as special guests and promotions throughout the season.  For weekly updates, including potential cancellations due to inclement weather, please visit our Facebook page. To see a list of vendors, performing artists and for other information, click here.

Downtown Trick or Treat Event