Carnival 2017


The 2017 Carnival is Friday, April 28 from 5:30-8:30 pm at Lake Harriet Community School's Upper Campus at 50th & Washburn. Rain or Shine! All are welcome!

Interested in supporting DragonFest 2017? Submit your Sponsorship and/or Silent Auction Donation Form Here or contact for more information.

Please go out of your way to patronize, support, and thank our past and present Local Business Sponsors and Silent Auction Donors, many of whom are current/former LHCS parents! Because of them, every penny of ticket sales and from the Peaceful Parent Lounge Silent Auction goes directly to fund enrichment and educational opportunities for our local public school kids.


Sustainer Level

Object Partners Inc. – Better IT Consultants. Better software solutions.

Red Cow - Gourmet burgers, craft beer & fine wine. Breakfast Saturday & Sunday.

Ronel Builders and Remodelers – Remodeling. Restoration. "The Difference is in the Details."

Perspectives Vision Clinic – Your neighborhood eye clinic at 50th & Xerxes. Dr. Marcie is the best!

Twin Cities Orthopedics - Feet/ankles, hands, hips, shoulders/elbows, knees, spine, sports, pediatric. Acute injury walk-in clinic!

Fine Design Contracting, Inc. - Full Service Builders & Remodelers – Design Through Build

Pizza Luce - "Minnesota's Best Pizza." Uptown, Downtown, Richfield, Hopkins...Free Delivery!

Sweets Kendamas  - High quality, hand-painted Kendamas Homegrown, F3, Marbles & More. "Ken Club" Saturdays.

Boehnke Creative - Timeless and fun graphic design for small businesses, nonprofits, and individuals. Sara Boehnke is our DragonFest graphics design volunteer!

Hair Police - An Uptown Minneapolis hair salon specializing in unique haircuts, colors, and hair extensions. The place for a new hairstyle. Their team is coming back to do color extensions and more!

Nightingale – Inventive, seasonal, local and sustainable dishes. Amazing cocktail, beer & wine lists. Open every day from 4 pm to 2 am, plus Saturday & Sunday brunch 10 am - 2:30 pm. 2 Award-winning Happy Hours Daily.

The Fixx Workout Studio – Tailored training and custom classes @ 50th & Xerxes.

Bodyline Massage Therapy - Bringing Balance to Body and Mind. The BEST massage therapist on the planet is back to do seated-chair massage in the Peaceful Parent Lounge. Marnie See 612-250-2066

Sunnyside Gardens – Home of quality plants and service since 1935. Expert, unique landscape & hardscape design. Currently open 9am to 8pm every day. Now hiring!

Dunn Bros Coffee/Provisions Bakery Café – Linden Hills/50th & Xerxes. Free coffee in parent lounge!

Supporter Level

Elliott Law Offices, PA – Lisa Elliott. Proven. Trusted. Family, civil, estate, criminal, corporate law.

Borman Law Firm – Joe Borman. 20 years experience with focus on family, civil, employment, estate, corporate law.

Park Chrysler Jeep – New & Used. Service & parts in Burnsville.

Snaggle Foot Dog Walks & Pet Care – Happy Pets & Clients. Guaranteed.

Knutson Custom Remodelers – Residential remodeling & new construction for over 35 years.

Lifecycle Real Estate Services -  Brian Weedman - 15 years local sales and management experience.

Boger Dental – Enhancing Lives & Smiles. Decades of beautiful cosmetic dentistry and lifetime dental care.

Heartland Realty Investors, Inc. – Owners and management of high quality multi-family housing across the United States.

All About Children Pediatrics - Everything we do, and all that we are, is guided by our mission to be "All about children. "
-expertise in pediatric medical care from birth through college-

Friends Level

Bavolak Electric - Solutions to Your Electrical Needs Since 1971.

Jim Fisher – Southwest Minneapolis Specialist - Coldwell Banker Burnet

House of Music – Two locations. Instrument/vocal lessons, workshops, camps.

Pearson Orthodontics – 75th & France. Making the Twin Cities Smile for Over 50 Years!

Westgate Pet Clinic – 43rd & France. Quality veterinary care with expertise & compassion.

Settergren’s of Linden Hills – Your personal, knowledgeable, neighborhood hardware store.

Michelangelo’s Masterpizzas – 50th & Xerxes. Pizza at the Carnival!

The Lounge features FREE Coffee from Dunn Brothers, Sweet Treats from Nightingale (donation jar donated to Red Cross for Ecuador), Seated-Chair Massage by Marnie See of Bodyline, Soothing Music, a Small Child Chill Zone, and our LOCAL BUSINESS & LHCS FAMILY SUPPORTED SILENT AUCTION with items from and donated by:

Sunnyside Gardens, Nightingale, Nickelodeon Universe (Tina Doering), Alora Ambiance, Cookies by Design, Club’s Choice,, Droolin’ Moose, Clancey’s Meats & Fish, Bodyline Massage Therapy, House of Music, Great Harvest, Wild Rumpus, The Fixx Workout Studio, Gustola Granola, George and the Dragon, David Lund Design, Soderberg Painting Plus, Minneapolis Performing Arts Center, Zumbro Café, Newbridge Clinic, 3M, YogaFit Linden Hills, Knutson Custom Remodelers, The Minnesota Honey Company, Lunds, Vinaigrette, Norwex & Sweets Kendamas (Nikki Nethercot-Niermann), Younique Makeup (Stacey England), Javen Arts (Kirsten Jaglo), Bibelot, Kyachi, Theater Latte Da, Homegrown Foods, John Nicholson Photography, Linden Hills Co-op, Rebecca Carroll Mosaics, Star Wars Family Movie Night Bucket & Doggy Goodie Basket (Hunt Family), S Squared! Jewelry (Susan Saly), Tarzan - The Musical Tickets @ the Minnetonka Theatre (Matt Barnes), Performance Body Work, Bauhaus Brew Labs, Fusion Life Spa, – Photographs by Tim Dewey Photography, HealthSource Chiropractic, The Minnesota Twins, Linhoff Photo, Linden Hills Spice, Café Maude, Settergren's (from Topside, Inc.), Uptown Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, Hair Police, S.W.A.G. Designs and Lily & Violet (Melissa Taney), Sebastian Joe’s, Lake and Irving, General Sports, Evereve (4 pairs of premium denim - size 27), Travel with Your Taste Buds Basket (Heather Frary), Tiny Acorn Portraits, YMCA Camp Kici Yapi, Mom’s Night Off & Dad Night with Kids Totes (Tannen Family), Broders’, Edina Grill, The Minnesota Vikings, Trader Joe’s, Minnesota Wild (donated by Principal Schleisman), Karen Proft Photo Art Home Goods, LHCS Media Volunteers' Book & Craft Baskets, plus Front Row Tickets to the LHCS spring play, “Aesop Come Back” and for the 8th Grade Graduation Ceremony!

All Proceeds from the DragonFest Silent Auction and All Ticket Sales benefit the LHCS PTA!