Here Are 16 Fascinating Small Town Festivals You’ll Only Find In Minnesota

There’s always something going on in Minnesota. We’ve proven time and again that, despite our cold weather, we’re willing to brave the elements to have a good time. That goes double for events during our steamy summer months, when the humidity makes being outside almost unbearable. But if there’s an interesting event happening, we’re always ready to fight off any discomfort for a good time. These 16 small-town festivals are perfect examples.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

With so many great small towns in Minnesota, there might be lots more festivals we missed. If you’ve ever been to any, let us know!