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100 Animal Species from 5 Continents! This Summer’s MUST-SEE Minnesota Attraction Award-Winning Safari North Wildlife Park in Brainerd Opens May 11th WHAT: Safari North Wildlife Park in Brainerd Founded in 2014, Safari North Wildlife Park is the creation of Kevin Vogel and his wife Kelly. Together the two have 50 years of combined experience in the field of exotic animals. Prior to opening the park, the couple spent 20 years traveling the Midwest with their petting zoos, camel rides, pony…Find out more »
Join us for Festa Fiesta, a night of live music on both stages with drink specials too! On one stage, enjoy the amazing Samba Meu from 7pm-10pm. Brazilian country music!? YES! Forró is a dance and musical style from rural Northeastern Brazil. Music is sung in Portuguese with fiddle, accordion and lots of percussion. No experience necessary -- but if you know a two-step or can envision yourself joining a slightly funky, multi-cultural square dance scene, you will be right…Find out more »
Spring is an explosion of life in the North! Discovering the birds, wildflowers, insects and more of this dynamic and rich northern landscape is the focus of this festival. Participation in the festival is open to anyone interested in hands-on learning and curious about the dynamics of the northern landscape. More than a dozen field-focused courses form the backbone of the event, with evening presentations rounding out the full weekend schedule. We welcome back many favorite offerings, including Lichens: Pioneers…Find out more »
First annual Delano Wine & Art Fair Friday, May 31, 2019 5pm-9pm N. River Street & River Front Park Delano MN Sample award winning Minnesota wines from some of the top producers in our state all gathered in the picturesque setting of historic downtown Delano. The evening will feature; *Tantalizing Tunes from BaconSmith *Art Market showcasing MN artists of various crafts *Snacks & treats for purchase *Sample award winning wine from; Painter Creek Winery & Cidery-Minnetrista Parley Lake Winery-Waconia Buffalo…Find out more »
The 50th annual St. Anthony Park Arts Festival is a free, outdoor family friendly one day celebration of fine arts and community. The festival features over 70 juried artists, delicious food, live music, used book sale, garden club plant sale, art activities for children, and other activities for all. The 2019 Featured Artists are: Kat Corrigan (painting & drawing), Richard Gruchalla & Carrin Rosetti (ceramics), and Sue Hammes-Knorf (jewelry) For more information, visit www.sapfest.org. The festival raises funds to support…Find out more »
Celebrate the wonder of nature through the arts at ArtStart’s EcoArts Fest! Now in its 12th year, EcoArts Fest is a free, family-friendly, outdoor arts, environmental, and cultural celebration at the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Set overlooking the beautiful Minnesota River Valley, this zero waste event features interactive art and nature activities for all. The EcoArts Fest engages kids and adults with fun and educational activities that shed light on environmental issues through art making and show ways individuals…Find out more »
City Pages Beer Fest is one of the longest running events of its kind in the Midwest — 27 years and counting! Featured at this fest are many domestic, imported, craft, specialty, and micro brews available to taste from—and also available at all metro area MGM locations—along with several food trucks, live music from Hustle Rose, tons of games and prizes, and the ever-popular Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band. This really is the first big awesome party of the season!…Find out more »
Take Steps is much more than a walk with food, fun, and games. It's a community that brings together patients, families, and caregivers in a celebration that will leave you feeling empowered and inspired. The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's Take Steps Walk has been in the Twin Cities community for over 10 years, and last year had over 1,000 walkers raising over $180,000 for research and patient services. Take Steps is in more than 120 communities across the country with…Find out more »
East Central Minnesota Pride Minnesota's Small-Town LGBTQ+ Pride! Sunday, June 2, Noon - 4 p.m. Robinson Park 200 5th St SE Pine City, MN 55063 Serving: Pine, Isanti, Chisago, Kanabec and Mille Lacs Counties, and beyond Cost to attend: Free What to expect: Vendors, Politicians, Live Music, Food (suggested $10 donation), Networking, Activism, Kids Activities, Arts & Crafts, and More... There will be a ceremonial ribbon cutting with dignitaries present to officially kickoff the Pride season in Minnesota at Noon…Find out more »
Sociable Cider Werks and 89.3 The Current present...FUNK FEST! Last year was so funkin' fun we had to bring it again. Bring your friends and join us for a day filled with sunshine, good vibes, toe-tapping tunes, and funky libations! Hosted by Sean McPherson MUSIC JC Brooks Band Annie Mack Music Jaedyn James & The Hunger More to come! DRINKS Pinch Flat - Hibiscus Rose Passionfruit Guava Freewheeler Blueberry Apple Berliner Weiss Mead for Speed Gin Botanical Freewheeler IPA featuring…Find out more »
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