POPCORN WAGON 2019 – BROWN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY – 2 North Broadway
July 20, 10:00-5:00 July 26, 10:00-8:00 July 27, 10:00-8:00 August 24, 10:00-5:00 September 28, 10:00-5:00 October 5, 10:00-5:00 October 12, 10:00-5:00
Bavarian Blast~ Thursday, July 18 to Sunday, July 21, 2019
Location: Brown County Fairgrounds 1201 N State Street New Ulm
New Ulm’s Biggest Party of the Summer. 16 & Under Free. Advance tickets available. For more information and entertainment schedule check out the website: bavarianblast.com OR call 507-233-4300.
Thursday, July 18 4:30-6:30 Heide & The Good Ole Boys 6:30-8:00 Transit Authority: A Tribute to Chicago 8:30-10:30 The Music of Fleetwood Mac
Friday, July 19 Concord Singers, Bockfest Boys, Dain’s Dutchmen, Leon Olsen Show, & much more
Saturday, July 20 8:00 a.m. 5K/10K 1:30 Dog Race 3:30 Barrel Race 5:30 Sauerkraut Eating Contest 7:00 Stein Holding Contest 8:00 Church of Cash
Sunday, July 21 10:00 Polka Service with Squeezebox & Mollie B. 12:30 Parade *Music all Afternoon* 6:00-7:30 Free Fallin’ – A Tribute to Tom Petty
Comfrey Friends of the Library Yard & Garden Tour ~ Sunday, July 21, 2019
Location: Starts at the South Park Picnic Shelter, 100 W Ochre Street
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Seven Comfrey Residents will open their yards and gardens to the public for this afternoon tour. Start at the Park Shelter to purchase a $10 ticket, and receive the list of gardens. Refreshments included.
100th Birthday Celebration for Melba Hopp ~ Sunday, July 21, 2019
Location: Trinity Lutheran Church in Nicollet
Time: following the 9:00 a.m. Service
The family of Melba Hopp is having cake & ice cream after the 9:00 a.m. church service on July 21. If you are unable to attend, cards can be sent to Benedictine Living Center Dove Wing, Room #408 1907 Klein Street St. Peter, MN 56082.
Glencoe Lions “Music in the Park” ~ Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Location: Oak Leaf Park – Shelter #2 – Glencoe
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Free live music featuring Chuck and Jason Thiel. A hot sandwich meal with chips, pickles, dessert, & beverage will be available from 6:00-7:00 and the free performance starting at 6:30. Bring a lawn chair & enjoy the music in the park. 320-864-5237 is the number to call if you have any questions.
Open House Bridal Shower honoring Megan Bauer ~ Saturday, July 27, 2019
Location: Zion Lutheran Church in Winthrop
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Come & Go Bridal Shower honoring Megan Bauer and Mark Yrgo. Parents are Jim & Ruth Bauer and Don & Bev Yrgo. The couple is registered with myregistry.com. Please bring your favorite recipe to share with the couple.
Summer Fun Kids Carnival ~ Saturday, July 27, 2019
Location: New Ulm Dairy Queen Parking Lot
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Pro Kinship for Kids and the New Ulm Dairy Queen invite you to have some fun! Kids games and activities and food available! $1.00 from each Blizzard sold will go to support Pro Kinship. Check out the website: www.prokinship.org
National Night Out ~ Monday, July 29, 2019
Location: German Park in New Ulm
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Music * Food * Entertainment * Children’s Games * Fun for Everyone
Wanda Gag House 3 Day Camp ~ Register by Monday, July 29, 2019
Location: Wanda Gag House in New Ulm
Time: 9:00 – 12:00 OR 1:00 – 4:00
Price: $15.00 for the 3 Day Camp
The camp is offered to kids who have completed grades 3-6. The children will be making home-made paper using different techniques to decorate and to make books. The camp will be held August 6,7, & 8, sessions held in the morning and afternoon. Space limited so the deadline to register is July 29. To request an application or have questions – email firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Mary’s Summer Festival ~ Sunday, August 4, 2019
Time: Mass at 9:30 am Sunday Morning
Festival follows from 10:30 am to 4 pm
Pork Chop Dinner 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Cost: Adults $11.00 – Children 4-12 $6.00 – Under 4 FREE
Carry Outs Available – $11.00
Quilt & Variety Auction at 1:30 pm in front of the Church Steps (weather permitting) Big Ticket Raffle Drawing at 3:30 pm. Live Music, Theme Basket/Silent Auction, Treasure Alley, Crafts, Baked Goods, Fresh Produce, Pie/Ice Cream, Beer, KC Donuts, 1919 Root Beer Floats, Mexican Food, Hamburgers & Hot Dogs Games Including Bean Bags, Bingo, Face Painting, Buggy Rides, Cake Walk and a Castle Bounce plus MORE!
A Salute to our Military Service Members ~ Sunday, August 4, 2019
Location: State Street Theater, 1 North State Street New Ulm
Time: 2:00 p.m.
FREE CONCERT by the Red Bull 34th Infantry Division Concert Band.
152nd annual Brown County Fair ~ August 7-11, 2019
Location: 1201 North State Street New Ulm
Admission & Parking Free. Rides, Live Music, Demo Derby, Tractor Pull, Zoo, 4-H, and much more. Check out browncountyfreefair.com for more info.
12th Annual Springfield Golf Tournament ~ Friday, August 9, 2019
Location: Springfield Golf Club
Time: 4:30 p.m. Registration 5:00 p.m. Shotgun Start 8:00 p.m. Fun & Games
Price: $40.00 per person (Includes 9 holes of golf, meal, & door prizes)
Register by Monday, July 29, 2019, by calling 507-723-3508. For more information check out www.sprinfieldmnchamber.org
St. Gregory the Great’s Harvest Festival ~ Sunday, August 11, 2019
Location: 440 6th Street in Lafayette
Time: 10:30 a.m. Mass and Buffet Style Dinner 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Price: Adults $11.00, Kids 6-12 $5.00, 5 & under $1.00
Adult & Kids Bingo – Bean Bag Tournament – Silent Auction – Free Fire Truck Rides – Bake Sale – Food Stands – Live Entertainment – Paddle Wheel – Wine Pull – Farmer’s Market – Rootbeer Floats – & Much More! Don’t miss the Grand Raffle starting at 4:30 p.m. with 100+ prizes.
St. Gregory the Great’s 4th Annual Bean Bag Tournament ~ Sunday, August 11
Location: 440 6th Street in Lafayette
Time: Register by Noon, Toss off at 12:30 p.m.
Price: $10 Entry Fee per team of 2. (Minimum age of 15)
Please register with Josh Fischer by noon on August 11. Call or text your team to 507-276-1204. Double Elimination tournament, boards & bags provided, 32 teams max (first come, first served).
58th Annual Buttered Corn Days Celebration ~ August 16 – 17, 2019
Location: Allison Park – 4th Ave NW in Sleepy Eye
Time: Friday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Parade 6:00 p.m. Saturday
Celebrate Sleepy Eye’s community-wide celebration with FREE buttered sweet corn Friday, live music, kids activities, craft vendors, street dance, car show, bbq rib contest, and a grand parade.
Open House Bridal Shower honoring Alissa Fischer ~ Saturday, August 17, 2019
Location: St. Mary’s Church in Sleepy Eye – Social Room
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Come & Go Bridal Shower honoring Alissa Fischer, Bride-to-Be of Cody Groen. The couple is registered at Target, Menards, Randy’s Family Drug, & McCabe’s Ace Hardware.