Flying Disc (aka Frisbee) Fun

Edina Family Frisbee Festival

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAJoin us on Sunday, July 23, 1 – 5pm at Weber Park in Edina!

This event is family-friendly, for all abilities and is a zero waste event.  Everyone is welcome!

This 5th Annual Cool Planet’s Edina Family Frisbee Festival is a fun outdoor activity for the whole family.  Spend the afternoon at beautiful Weber Park in Edina or come for just part of the day.  Whether you are an absolute beginner or love showing off your disc handling skills we will have something for you. Try your hand at Accuracy, Distance, Double Disc Court, Discathon and Disc Golf. Freestyle and Self Caught Flight will be demonstrated. These are the 7 events that make up the MN Overall Flying Disc Championship that will be held on August 5-6 in Edina. Learn all about Overall events here.

This festival is open to all,  no previous skill required.  Donations to Cool Planet are encouraged to support the work of neighborhood fun and action for our planet.  Flying discs will also be available for purchase so you can practice your new skills at home.

The registration tent will include opportunities for you to take action for our planet including a special Edina Energy table.  Families can sign up for the  Windsource Program from Xcel energy, can subscribe to a Community Solar Garden or sign up to have a Home Energy Squad visit. All of these programs will help Edina reach it’s Greenhouse Gas reduction target of 30% by the year 2025.

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Minnesota Overall Flying Disc Championship

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Join the competition on Saturday and Sunday, August 5 – 6, 2017

The Overall Championship is for flying disc players who want to test their skills in one or more of the offered flying disc disciplines listed below.  There are a variety of divisions for men, women and youth of all ages.  This a zero waste event.  Everyone is welcome!

Register here!  $5 discount for full tournament pre-registrations (payment received by August 1).

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Cool Planet is committed to promoting neighborhood fun and action for our planet.

The following links provide information regarding the event including the overall flying disc event descriptions.

For a brief description of the Overall Flying Disc events click here or for a more thorough description, go to World Flying Disc Federation

If you have any further questions, please feel free to email paul@coolplanetmn.org or call Cool Planet at 952-920-1547.

EVENT SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 5

9:00am-8:00pm

Highlands Park in Edina

Saturday events include:  Accuracy, Maximum Time Aloft (MTA), Distance and Double Disc Court (DDC).

Bring your own lunch.

7:00pm Players Party at Davani’s in Edina

Sunday, August 6

9:00am-4:00pm

Bryant Lake Disc Golf Course

Normandale Park

NOTE: TWO LOCATIONS

Sunday begins with a round of disc golf at Bryant Lake Disc Golf Course. Starting time is 9:00am. Players meeting at 8:30am. Meet at the parking lot near the 15th tee.

Afterward, the events continue at Normandale Park where we will eat lunch (bring your own) and complete the remaining two events, Discathon and Freestyle.

At the end, we will have a short celebration!

APPROXIMATE TIMING OF EVENTS

Players meeting: Highlands Park – Saturday, August 5 at 8:30am

Accuracy:  Highlands Park – Saturday, August 5 at 9am 

Maximum Time Aloft:  Highlands Park – Saturday, August 5 at 10:30am

noon LUNCH (bring your own) 

Distance:  Highlands Park – Saturday, August 5 at 2pm

Double Disc Court:  Highlands Park – Saturday, August 5 at 4pm

Disc Golf:  Bryant Lake Disc Golf Course – Sunday, August 6 at 9am (players meet at 8:30am)

LUNCH (bring your own) Normandale Park noon

Discathon:  Normandale Park – Sunday, August 6 at 1pm

Freestyle:  Normandale Park – Sunday, August 6 at 2:30pm

Awards Celebration: Normandale Park – Sunday, August 6 at 3:30pm