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  1. A view of the egg hunt flyer and three kids taking a picture with the Easter Bunny at Andrews Park.

    Easter Egg Hunt!

    Grab your basket and join the Easter Bunny at Andrews Park on April 7th to gather eggs! This family activity is suggested for ages 9 & under. No pre-registration is required. Tiny tots will begin at 11am and ages 5+ at 11:45am. Event Details...
  2. A view of the 2023 city-wide garage sale flyer.

    City-Wide Garage Sale!

    Be sure to register by April 16th if you want to list your home on the free community map. The 2023 sale will run May 11th-13th. Register online...
  3. Make your yard more resilient, sign up for a workshop to learn home.

    Resilient Yards Workshop!

    Make your yard more resilient by joining us for a FREE virtual workshop on April 13th from 6-8pm. It's the perfect time to start planning a project, and this workshop will give you the tools you need to create a beautiful habitat for pollinators. Learn more...
  4. A view of the MC watercraft slips from an aerial by JP Drone Solutions.

    Boat Slip Rental at MC!

    Are you interested in leasing a watercraft slip at Mississippi Crossings? Enter the free online lottery by April 14th for a chance to have your name drawn during the April 24th City Council meeting. View details...
  5. A view of the City of Champlin spring logo OUR PLACE TO LIVE with a picture of earth.

    Earth Day Cleanup!

    The Environmental Resources Commission invites you to make a difference this Earth Day! Join us at Andrews Park on April 20th from 5pm to 7pm for a special two-hour cleanup event. Event Details...
  6. A view of hands holding a freshly planted tree.

    Bareroot Tree Sale!

    On Saturday, April 22nd, the City will host a tree sale at Mississippi Crossings. Residents are encouraged to choose and plant a tree for Earth Day as a way to help keep our Champlin Tree Canopy healthy and full. Event Details...
  7. An image of the 2023 Spring Craft Flyer.

    Spring Craft Fair!

    Join us at the Mississippi Crossings Event Center for a unique shopping experience on May 6th. 20+ crafters will share their creations and Ku•ma•in food truck will be on site serving up lunch options. View vendors...
  8. A view of the Champlin Business Connections logo.

    Champlin Business Connections!

    The City invites local business owners to the Mississippi Crossings Event Center on May 11th to connect over coffee. During the networking event, the city will raffle off giveaways. Business owners must RSVP and be present to win. Event Details...
  9. Row of bikes getting loaded onto a trailer

    Recycling Drop-Off Event!

    The Environmental Resources Commission is excited to host the city-wide drop-off recycling event again in 2023. You must be a resident to bring materials. The city reserves the right to limit the number of items accepted from anyone household. View event details...
  10. A view of a dryer, two refrigerators and oven.

    Curbside Appliance Collection!

    The Environmental Resources Commission is sponsoring a curbside collection of used appliances. Register by Tuesday, May 16th to be included on the Monday, May 22nd collection route. The total cost will be placed on your utility bill. View the event details...
  11. A view of the festival on west river road.

    Father Hennepin Festival!

    The 2023 Great Champlin Get-Together will be June 9-11th. It's time to pre-purchase concert tickets and register for the parade. We also invite local businesses to explore sponsorship opportunities and take part in the annual business expo. View 2023 event information...
  12. A view of the Farmers Market logo with dates of July 13 to Oct 13 at Ice Forum from 9am to 1pm.

    2023 Farmers Market! Vendors Welcome

    The City is excited to share that we are moving operations to Mississippi Crossings in 2023, on Tuesdays, from 2-6pm. The market will run July 11th to October 10th. We seek to add a few more vendors. If interested, apply online. View registration information...
  13. A view of the Champlin Chronicle Spring 2023 cover.

    Spring 2023 Chronicle!

    Spring forward with a digital copy of the quarterly newsletter! Inside you'll find 2023 events, programs, and city-wide updates. Read on...

    Now Hiring! Seasonals

    Join our team this summer! Fresh air, sunshine, friends and fun is how our Splash Pad Attendants, Program Coordinators, and Assistant Program Coordinators describe it. Watch now...
  15. A view of the Champlin PD hiring campaign for 2023 officers.

    Now Hiring! Police Officers

    The police department has immediate positions to fill PLUS a 2023 salary increase to offer. We encourage qualified candidates to apply online to join our squad. Learn more...
  16. A view of the special edition of the Champlin Chronicle featuring Mississippi Crossings.

    MC Special Edition!

    Read all about our new riverfront venue as you flip through the pages of the Champlin Chronicle featuring Mississippi Crossings. View inside...
  17. 2023 Event Center

    MCEC Reservations!

    Book the Mississippi Crossings Event Center for an event! The new venue features a conference room, banquet room, deck overlooking the river and playground. View rental information...
  18. A view of the MC Showcase Event.

    MC Ribbon Cutting & Showcase!

    Thank for coming to celebrate our new riverfront venue. We hope you enjoyed seeing the new community gathering space to include the Event Center, Outdoor Performance Area and Playground. View Gallery Photos...
  19. MC city view with holiday décor lit up in white and blue rebel colors.

    Champlin's 1st Tree Lighting!

    Christmas at the Crossings will be an annual tradition and hometown holiday celebration. We look forward to doing it again in 2023. Plan to gather every December to discover the magic of the season as a community! Watch the recap video...
  20. A view of the resident guide cover featuring a boat on the river with two boys, a dad and a dog.

    Resident Guide!

    Champlin is OUR PLACE TO LIVE! Inside you'll find information on city services, events, bites around town, Mississippi Crossings and more! Read on...
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    Website Personalization Now Available!

    With the launch of the new MyAccount feature, visitors to our website can now customize their viewing experience! Read on...
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