Open Streets Minneapolis

This initiative temporarily transforms major City corridors into car-free places.

Enjoy your street

Open Streets Minneapolis temporarily transforms major City streets into car-free places. This is a free event.

It gives people an opportunity to enjoy the street on

  • Bicycle
  • Foot
  • Wheelchair
  • Skateboard
  • Roller skates

We design each event with activities such as

  • Bicycle repair
  • Cultural activities
  • Temporary street infrastructure projects (For example, pop-up protected bike lanes and pedestrian bump-outs)

Attendance numbers

In 2019, 103,000 people attended Open Streets Minneapolis. This was the highest annual attendance since the start of Open Streets in 2011. 2019 also saw the 50th Open Streets Minneapolis Event. 

Open Streets Minneapolis

Find event dates and learn more about Open Streets Minneapolis.

Related programs and initiatives

Open Streets on Broadway
People at a Public Works engagement stand at Open Streets
Open streets engagement at Little Earth 2021

Contact us

Public Works




City Hall
350 Fifth St. S.
Room 203
Minneapolis, MN 55415


8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

The office is not open to the public at this time.