Join the South Uptown neighborhood at this annual fundraising chili festival. Hot chili and fixings will be served—vegetarian options available—along with drinks and desserts. Bid in the silent auction and get the chance to win a door prize. All proceeds will go to support the Joyce Uptown Food Shelf. All ages. 612.370.4907 Read more about Chilly Chili Fest
Benefits & Fundraisers
The Minneapolis Polar plunge challenges you to dive into the icy waters of Bde Maka Ska, but the reason will warm your heart. All proceeds raised will go to support Special Olympics Minnesota. All ages. 763.270.7119 Read more about Minneapolis Polar Plunge
Spark Salon along with Mainstream Boutique & Rock Elm Tavern
are proud to announce the first annual “Do Good, Feel Good, Look Good”
Charity Drive & Fashion Show.
During the month of April Spark Salon & Mainstream Boutique (Maple Grove location only) will be collecting donations of new and gently used women's personal care items and clothing. As a thank you for your donation, you will receive a special discount in our retail boutiques.
This exciting event will end with a summer trends fashion show at Rock Elm Tavern on April 30th at 6:00 PM. Read more about 2020 Summer Trends Fashion Show
Run into the holiday spirit with the Christmas Day — Joyful 5K, presented by Charities Challenge. Grab your family and friends and run or walk the timed 5K or the 2K fun walk around Arbor Lakes. The race begins and ends next to Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant. All participants will enjoy post-race treats, holiday music and Irish hospitality. Read more about Christmas Day — Joyful 5K
Explore unique holiday shopping while helping a good cause. Shop brands like Minnesota Mall and Northern Glasses to get a head start on this year’s holiday style. Seven percent of sales will be donated to The Reel Hope Project, an advocacy organization for kids awaiting adoption. Read more about MN Christmas Market
Make room for that Thanksgiving feast with a 2K or 8K race for a good cause. Bring the family along to kick off the holiday season and raise money for Hastings Family Service. Preregister for the 8K to receive this year’s commemorative Gobble Gait t-shirt.
Read more about Gobble Gait
Join Rock Elm Tavern in Maple Grove at a magical brunch in partnership with the Maple Grove Senior High School Music & Theatre Boosters! Students will be dressing up as popular Disney characters, caroling & an appearance by Santa. Read more about Character Brunch Featuring Santa
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will stop at Union Depot on Tuesday, December 10 for a musical performance. Attendees are encouraged to bring cash or a healthy food donation to benefit local food shelves. Canadian Pacific is committed to raising awareness about filling community food shelves with heart-healthy foods. Read more about Canadian Pacific Holiday Train Stops at Union Depot
Dine & Donate
Rock Elm Tavern in Maple Grove is giving 50% of all sales to CROSS Services on Monday, October 21st.
Dine in, order food online for pickup or delivery. Rock Elm Tavern.com
All purchases count towards 50% to CROSS.
Gift card drawings throughout the day!
When you dine at ROCK ELM, your children can participate in the following activities!
Pumpkin Decorating, Home Depot Kids' Workshop and DoJo Karate's Bouncy House (Weather Permitting)
Maple Grove Location
15641 Grove Circle N Read more about Dine & Donate