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Downtown Chowdown - Fergus Falls, MN
June 13th @ 12 pm - 12 am

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Join in your local culinary scene and stop out for some noshing at our local eateries. Help celebrate wonderful, locally owned businesses by enjoying a night away from your own kitchen.

Register at https://ffriver.org/downtown-chowdown-2019/ for FREE $10 gift certificates, redeemable at any participating restaurant, Thursdays from 1 pm-close. Quantities are limited to the first 100 registrants in June, July and August.

And, listen for your chance to win a $25 Downtown Chow Down gift certificate on Real Rock Z103 and KJ Country 96.5 FM. Gift certificates can be redeemed any Thursday throughout the campaign, from 1pm- close at any participating restaurant.

It’s a great night for a date, to catch up with a friend, family time out of the house; All those possibilities and supporting local businesses, too.

Participating restaurants and schedule are as follows:

June 6th kickoff- Union Pizza & Brewing CO. - 6:00 PM
June 13th - Don Pablo's Mexican Restaurant - Fergus Falls, MN - 6:00 PM
June 20th - The Spot Panini & Wine - 6:00 PM
June 27th - The Fabled Farmer - 12:30 PM
July 11th - Cooking with MamaSheena - 12:30 PM
July 18th - Fiesta Brava
July 25th - Dining Car #423 - 6:00 PM
August 1st - Cafe 116 @ 12:30 PM - Outstate Brewing Company @ 6:00
August 8th - The Viking Cafe - 12:30 PM
August 15th - Higher Grounds Coffee Shop @ 12:30 PM - Fergus Brewing Co. @ 6:00 PM
August 24th - FINAL CHOWDOWN - winner TBA

Specials are forthcoming! We will be live streaming on-site, too.  

Where: Fergus Falls Downtown Riverfront Council

128 E Lincoln AVE, 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Fergus Falls Downtown Riverfront Council


Summer Nature Programs
June 13th @ 10 am - 3 pm

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Especially for children who are entering K-6th grades. Come to one date or many. A different nature theme each time. Includes indoor and outdoor activities. Please call ahead as space is limited, 218-998-4480. Dress for the weather as we go outside rain or shine. Thanks!

Times and Ages:
10:00 am - 11:30 am for those who are entering K through 3rd grades
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm for those who are entering 4th-6th grades

2019 Dates and Topics:
June 13 – Birds
July 11 – Wetlands
July 25 – Plants
Aug 16 - Monarch Tagging (Friday, this date only)  

Where: Prairie Wetlands Learning Center & Fergus Falls Wetland Management District

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Prairie Wetlands Learning Center & Fergus Falls Wetland Management District


2019 Concerts in the Park/Live on Lincoln
June 13th @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Summer is here and on June 13 we will start our CIP. Check dates and locations this year. One Tuesday concert in August! These concerts are public events, we will pass the hat/buckets!  

Where: A Center for the Arts

124 W Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: A Center for the Arts


HIT Golf Tournament
June 14th @ 11 am - 7 pm

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Register for the HIT Golf tournament. June 14 at Pebble Lake Golf Course in Fergus Falls.

https://www.ffhillcrest.org/hitgolf  

Where: Pebble Lake Golf Club

1918 Pebble Lake Golf Dr, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Hillcrest Academy


Meet & Greet the Drivers Night
June 14th @ 5 pm - 11 pm

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Meet and Greet night June 14th is sponsored by
On-Site Wash & Drain Cleaning and by
TRE Race Parts a Division of Thoennes Transmissions and
Vector Windows

The drivers will line up their cars behind the main grandstands all the way down to corner 1. Come and see all your favorite drivers. The drivers giveaway a lot of different things. In the past there have been soft side coolers, juice boxes, fruit snacks, can cozies, candy, mini checkered flags, temporary tattoos, hero cards and much more.  

Where: I-94 Speedway Fergus Falls

2001 W Fir Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: I-94 Speedway Fergus Falls and 2 others


Lunch & Learn: Customer Service
June 14th @ 10 am - 1 pm

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"At Your Service - Customer Service Training"
Get ready for summer visitors and ramp up your customer service skills. The goal of this program is to help participants learn to work more effectively with their customers. This workshop sets a solid foundation for participants to build on, and gives practical ideas that can be put to work right away.
Training Course Goals:
You will understand the foundations of customer service.
You will gain enthusiasm, confidence, and commitment to provide superior service to all customers.
You will practice customer service skills, build knowledge and write a personal action plan to apply these to your job
You will increase your awareness of culture and how it affects customer service, both for the service provider and for your customers.
Jean Bowman, Visit Fergus Falls, is a certified customer service trainer and will lead this training session.
This customer service training course was developed by the University of Minnesota Tourism Center for anyone who comes into contact with visitors and customers. Customers may be vendors, peers or consumers. Everyone interested in improving their customer service skills is invited to participate.  

Where: Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

202 S. Court St., 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerceand Visit Fergus Falls


2019 Day Camp
June 15th @ 10 am - 4 pm

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Oxcart Trails Day camp is gearing up and will be an amazing time! We will have BB guns, Archery, crafts, and all sorts of adventures to start your summer right. Registration is NOW OPEN. Fees for day camp are $38 per Scout before April 15, 2019. After April 15 it will be $45 per scout. Your Cub Scout will come home with a great day of memories, plus a lot of stuff to remember the day. Registration comes with a T-shirt and a Patch! Check out the Flyer and share it with all of your friends!  

Where: Prairie Wetlands Learning Center & Fergus Falls Wetland Management District

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Oxcart Trails District Boy Scouts


Father's Day Brunch
June 16th @ 10 am - 2 pm

Join us at the Z103 Bar & Grill for our annual Father's Day Brunch!
Sunday, June 16th
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Reservations are not required.

We will be having an omelette station, prime rib, breakfast favorites, and much much more!

Prices:
- Adults: $18
- Seniors (55+): $16
- Kids Ages 4-10: $10
- Kids Ages 3 & Under are Free

We are excited to host this special meal for fathers, family, and friends! We look forward to celebrating with you!  

Where: Z103 Bar & Grill

902 Frontier Dr, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Z103 Bar & Grill and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Fergus Falls, MN