The events committee for the HPDL neighborhood focuses on the 2 major events of the year, Frost Fest in January and Picnic in the Park in July. Frost Fest is a celebration of winter in Minnesota and includes ice skating, kid’s games, food trucks, and much more. Picnic in the Park happens on the last Thursday of July each year and draws 4,000+ neighbors to Pearl Park to celebrate summer and the neighborhood. The committee is responsible for booking the live band, finding the food vendors, advertising and more. This committee meets monthly at the HPDL office.