Panther Carnival and 2K

Panther Foundation carnival and 5K participants running

The 2020 Event was canceled due to COVID-19. We are looking forward to being with you again soon.  In the meantime, take care of yourself and your loved ones.

Event Details

Panther Carnival – 9 a.m. - noon

Carnival activities will include inflatable bouncers, face painting, crazy hair, and other fun activities for kids.  Kids of all ages will enjoy food concessions for sale by community partner SLP Lion's Club.  

Panther Run – 9:30 a.m.

Children run a 1/4 mile around the track chasing after the Spring Lake Park Panther Mascot.  

2K – 10 a.m. 

Runners and walkers will start in the High School Stadium and make a loop around the Spring Lake Park neighborhood bordered by Able, Osborne, Terrace and 80th.  

Children, families, strollers, wagons, etc are welcome. 2K is rain or shine.  Panther Carnival may be moved indoors depending on the weather.

Child on an inflatable slide at the Panther Carnival

Registration Information 

Coming SOON!

2019 Registration Details

Carnival & 2K 

$5 Entry Fee/per person

Free - 3yrs. & under

Includes all carnival activities, 2K, Panther Mascot Run, music entertainment and more!

Volunteer Opportunities 

Click on a link below and sign up today. Lots of volunteers are needed to make this event a great success!

Coming SOON!

Volunteers painting nails at Panther Carnival

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors

Sponsorships are available and are a great way to reach a lot of people in our community.


Young kids running in the 5K

$500 - Bounce House Sponsor - AKA Sports

$500 - Water Station Sponsor - Urban Air Coon Rapids

Families with their young children

$100 - Track Sponsor

Brad & Kelly Delfs

Tony & Daneen Easter

Engelke Family

Amy Hennen & Scott Nielsen

Kids First

Baylee & Brooke Jacobsen

Spring Lake Park Youth Hockey Association

Ellie & Grahm Westlund

Product/In-Kind Sponsor - 

USA Inflatables


2021 Annual Sponsors

White Bear Eye Clinic logo
3M Open logo
Chris and Niomi Hasling logo
Tyler Miller Edina Reality logo
Tonya and Kevin Rowe logo
Marsh and McLennan Agency logo
Substance Church logo

Become an Annual Sponsor

Become an Annual Sponsor and impact the Foundation and Spring Lake Park Schools all year long. Learn more about becoming an Annual Sponsor, the benefits and how to get your logo added to our website here.