Local Area Events
Spicer Winterfest – Jan 17th – Feb 9th
SnowKato Days – Mankato – Jan 17th – Jan 26th
Polar Bear Plunge – Willmar/Spicer – Jan 25th
Fairmont Lakes Foundation Ice Fishing Tournament – Fairmont – Jan 25th
Sno-Skippers Snowmobile Races – Willmar – Jan 25th – Feb 29th
Fire & Ice Festival – Redwood Falls – Feb 1st
39th Annual Ice Fishing Derby – Sleepy Eye – Feb 2nd
Winterfest – Dawson – Feb 7th – 9th
The Calumet Players present “As Long As We Both Shall Live” – Pipestone – Feb 7th – Feb 16th
Ice Castle Classic – Ice Fishing Tournament – Watson – Feb 8th
Get Hooked Ice Fishing Derby – Luverne – Feb 8th
Wintercade’s Veteran Appreciation Ice Fishing Contest – Litchfield – Feb 8th
Winterfest Comedy Night – Dawson – Feb 8th
Winter Fun Day! – Spicer – Feb 9th
Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar – Dawson – Feb 10th
Mustang Ice Classic – Lake Sarah, Murray County – Feb 15th
Mid-Winter Community Celebration – Granite Falls – Feb 21st
Twin Kennedy Concert – Fairmont – Feb 21st
Fasching – New Ulm – Feb 22nd
Annual Arctic Plunge – New Ulm – Feb 22nd
Bock Fest – New Ulm – March 7th
Farm & Home Show – Windom – March 7th
Comedian Tommy Ryman – Pipestone – March 7th
Annual Novice Bonspiel – Willmar – March 13th – 15th
Marshall Madness on Ice – Marshall – March 13th – 15th
St. Patrick’s Day Red Beard Run/Walk – Willmar – March 14th
KLGR Home Show – Redwood Falls – March 14th & 15th
Trade Fair & Living History Event – New Ulm – March 14th & 15th
St Patrick’s Day Parade – St Peter – March 17th
Warren Nelson in Concert – Fairmont – March 22nd
Retail & Business Expo – Le Sueur – March 26th
Spring Home and Outdoor Living Show – Marshall – March 27th – March 29th
If we missed your community’s event, let us know.
We would love to add it to our list and help promote the event!
2020 Area Chamber & Community Calendars
- Appleton, MN, Community Events
- Benson Area Chamber of Commerce, Event Calendar
- 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
- Springfield, MN Chamber Calendar
- 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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4th Tuesday of each month from 9 to 10 am at Southern Minnesota Educational Campus, 115 S. Park St., in Fairmont. View website
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. View website
For session notices, go to the SMBRC FaceBook Club page.
The 1st Wednesday of each month we will have a presentation in the Hy-Vee meeting room.
1st Wednesday of the month. View Facebook page
Area Farmers Markets
Mankato Farmers’ Market is open Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to noon (May – October) and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.(June – October). Tuesday and Saturday location: 1895 Adams Street (Best Buy parking lot). Thursday location: 512 N Riverfront Dr (The Hub Food Park). Visit website
Marshall Farmers Market is open Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to noon. Located at 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 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m (June – October).
Cottonwood Central Park Market is a farmers market and much more! Every Wednesday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (June 19-October 14). 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 every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to – 5:00 p.m. (July – October).
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. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 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 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00p.m. to noon.
Worthington Farmers Market is open Tuesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Downtown Worthington and Saturdays from 6:30 a.m. to noon. at the Ace Hardware Parking. View Facebook page
Willmar Becker Market features local vendors every Thursday from June to September, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.