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Forgotten History Lecture Series: World War I Treasures in the Storeroom – St. Peter – February 22nd
“Love Letters” play by A.R. Gurney – New London – Feb 22nd – 25th
Bock Fest – New Ulm – March 3rd
Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra – Willmar – March 4th – April 28th
Market Under Glass – Willmar – March 9th & 10th
Farm Show – New Ulm – March 9th & 10th
11th Annual Novice Bonspiel – Willmar – March 9th – 11th
Live show at Redhead Creamery – Brooten – March 10th
Farm & Home Show – Windom – March 10th
New Ulm Trade Fair & Living History Event – New Ulm – March 10th & 11th
St. Patrick’s Day Red Beard Run/Walk – Willmar – March 17th
Broadway Meets Lake Benton – Lake Benton – March 17th
Farm & Home Show – Jackson – March 17th
St Patrick’s Day Parade & Irish Tea and Luncheon – New Ulm – March 17th
St Patrick’s Day Parade – St. Peter – March 17th
Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Show – New Ulm – March 23rd & 24th
Benson Area Chamber’s 3rd Annual Chili Cook-Off – Benson – March 24th
New Ulm Home & Health Show – New Ulm – March 23rd – 25th
44th Annual Lamberton Jazz Festival – Lamberton – March 27th
Easter Eggcitement – Montevideo – March 31st
On Eagle’s Wings: Minnesota’s Sacred Music – St. Peter – April 5th
Steel Magnolias – Lake Benton – April 6th – April 15th
The Opland Singers – “Spring Festival of Music” – Pipestone – April 6th – April 156th
National Beer Day – Granite Falls – April 7th
Love the Ladies Expo – Luverne – April 7th
Bring It Home Expo – Hutchinson – April 14th
Ceylon Community Days – Ceylon – April 14th
Fat Thursday Turner Hall Rib Feast – New Ulm – April 19th
West Central Concert Series – Grand Magic Show – Willmar – April 21st
Earth Day & Recycled Outdoor Gear Sale – Spicer – April 21st
Spring Fling – Hutchinson – April 21st & April 22nd
Surrounded By History – Mankato – April 27th
Salt Lake Birding Weekend – Marietta – April 28th
Prinsburg 4th of July Celebration – Prinsbury July 3rd – 4th
2017 Area Chamber & Community Calendars and Events:
- Appleton, MN, Community Events
- Benson Area Chamber of Commerce, Calendar of Events
- Canby, MN, Event Calendar
- Edgerton, MN, Chamber Calendar
- Fairfax, MN, Community Calendar
- Granite Falls, MN, Events and Activities
- Hutchinson, MN, Events Calendar
- Jackson, MN, Community Events
- Lafayette, MN, Community FB Page
- Lake Benton MN, Community Events
- Lake Crystal, MN Chamber Events Calendar
- Luverne, MN Events
- Marshall, MN, Special Events
- Mountain Lake Events and Activities
- Murray County Community Calendar
- New London, MN, Fine Arts Festival
- Odin Craft Mill Show
- Olivia, MN, Corn Capital of the World!
- Pipestone MN, Community Calendar
- RADC – Explore Redwood County, Community Calendar
- Redwood Falls, MN, Calendar of Events
- Slayton MN, Chamber Events Calendar
- Spicer, MN, Community Website
- Tyler, MN, Trib Community Events
- Vesta, MN, Community Calendar of Events
- Willmar Lakes Area
- Windom, MN, Special Events – Industrial Park Growth Progress Video
- Worthington, MN, Special Events
- Worthington YMCA
Social Media Networking:
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Fairmont, MN – 4th Tuesday of each month from 9 to 10 am at Southern Minnesota Educational Campus, 115 S. Park St., in Fairmont.
Mountain Lake/Windom, MN – 3rd Thursday each month from 7 – 8AM at the Chamber office. Free to Chamber members, $10 fee for non-Chamber members.
Pipestone, MN – CANCELLED – 2nd Tuesday of each month at the EMS Conference Room at 811 5th St SE, Pipestone… 7:30AM registration, 8-9AM. To pre-register, contact the Pipestone Chamber – email@example.com or (507)825-3316.
Redwood Falls, MN – 1st Friday, one a quarter at the Redwood Falls Library.
- Fall Sessions Registration fee = $12 for all 7 events. For a list of community workshops, go to the SMBRC FaceBook Club page.
- Don’t have time to leave the office or store? NEW this fall! Teleconferencing Access! For just $15, you can join all sessions remotely. Register Now!
Hutchinson, MN – 4th Thursday of the month at “Crow River Winery” (14848 Hwy 7 E) 7:30AM to 9AM
Windom, MN – 3rd Thursday of the month. Register by calling the Windom Chamber office at 1-800-7-WINDOM (1-800-794-6366).
Area Farmers Markets
Mankato Farmers’ Market has ordered sunshine for Saturday! And…it actually looks possible! Join us May 3rd for the opening of the 2014 season. Find us at the Best Buy parking from 8 -noon.
Marshall Farmers Market – Saturdays: 7:30am to Noon, Location: 116 West College Drive (Parking Lot). EBT/Credit/Debit Cards accepted!
Montevideo Farmers Market has a selection of vegetables, organic food, local specialties, crafts and fruits. Open every Saturday from June – October, 8:00AM – 1:00PM
Cottonwood Central Park Market is a farmers market and much more! Each Wednesday from June 19-October 14 4:30-6:30. Located in the new park/shelter north of North Star Insurance. Message us if interested in becoming a vendor!
Granite Falls Farmers Market is open July thru October every Wednesday, 10AM – 5PM
Hutchinson Farmers Market is known for an assortment of local specialties, vegetables, crafts, organic food and fruits. Hours are May-October Wednesday, 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Saturday, 8:00 AM – Noon.
Redwood Falls Farmers Market will have many great items, such as fresh local produce, canned good, baked good and locally grown and produced items. Hours: open every Tuesday from 2:00 PM until 5:30 PM. and Saturdays from 9 AM until Noon.
Worthington Farmers Market – Tuesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. in Downtown Worthington and Saturdays from 6:30 a.m. to 12 at the Ace Hardware Parking.
Willmar Becker Market features local vendors every Thursday from June to September, 3:00PM – 6:00PM