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Saint Paul’s Highland Park neighborhood will once again be home to the 34th Highland Fest Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 16. The three-day festival for the whole family will take place along Ford Parkway from River Boulevard to Howell Street. The event is free and open to the public with food and beverages for sale.
Popular traditions of Highland Fest include live music from fun local bands, a juried art fair on Saturday and Sunday featuring the creative works of dozens of artists, St. Paul Police K9 Unit demos, weiner dog races, Movie in the Park (“Top Gun” on Friday) a business fair, a community village, a home improvement village, 5K run, a wide array of food vendors, and a beer tent featuring an assortment of varieties from our exclusive partner, Summit Brewing.
A highlight of this year’s Highland Fest will be a rocking concert on Saturday night featuring Kat Perkins, locally-loved singer, songwriter and semi-finalist on NBC’s “The Voice.”
The All-Ford Car and Truck Show on Sunday will commemorate the 88-year history of the Twin Cities Ford Assembly Plant (9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Ford Parkway between Kenneth and Howell). Participants are welcome. Check-in and same day registration will begin at 9 a.m.
Hours for the 2017 Highland Fest are Friday, July 14 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, July 15 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Highland Fest is organized and promoted by the Highland Business Association, which works hard year-round to highlight the Highland Park community and businesses. All proceeds will benefit the association, which uses the resulting funds for operational support and street beautification throughout Highland Village. Festival organizers hope to continue building on the positive relationship between the business community and the local neighborhood.
For a complete schedule of activities and more information, please visit highlandfest.com.
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