Mayor Melvin Carter invites Saint Paul residents and visitors from across the state to join him in celebrating Saint Paul’s diversity, culture, and community to mark his inauguration as the city’s first African American mayor.
The week of events kicks off with an oath of office ceremony at Mayor Carter’s alma mater, Saint Paul Central High School, at noon on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. In the days following, the Mayor invites residents to join him for informal meet-ups at community spaces throughout Saint Paul, and at the Rice Street Recreation Center for a service project. The week of events will culminate with an inaugural ball at Union Depot on Friday, January 5 at 7:00 pm.
Learn about the events below