In honor of the most famous individual to come from Brooklyn Center (he did after all, found the State Highway Patrol), the suburb throws a festival each year throughout the city. Events begin this Thursday with a parade down Dupont Avenue from 59th Street to 69th. On Friday there will be a senior golf tournament as well as a birthday party for Dunkin the Dolphin at Central Park, with free food, music, and other activities. Saturday there will be a craft and business expo in central park, with family performances and activities throughout the day, live music, and fireworks around 10 p.m. For more info call 763.569.3400 or visit for a complete list of activities and... More >>>