Fergus Falls | WKND 32

75th Anniversary Celebration
August 7th @ 11:30 am - 2 pm

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The West Otter Tail SWCD is hosting a 75th Anniversary Open House.

WHEN: Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
11:30am - 2pm

WHERE: West Otter Tail County Fair Grounds
1812 Pebble Lake Rd, Fergus Falls, MN
Use parking lot access off of Hwy 210 Bypass

FEATURING • Rainfall simulator Demo • Past, Present and Future Projects • Equipment displays • Recognition of past conservationist, supervisors and staff • Lunch • Door Prizes

Please RSVP to Mary Jensen at 218-998-5300 

Where: West Otter Tail County Fair

Box 352, 1812 Pebble Lake Rd, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: West Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District


Downtown Chowdown
August 8th @ 12 pm - 12 am

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 - Sweeties Ice Cream Fergus Falls MN - 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


4k & 7 Beers Ago Fun Run
August 8th @ 6 pm - 9 pm

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The annual 4K & 7 Beers Ago fun run is Thursday, August 8th at 6:00 PM. There will be "short" and "tall" race options and a new route! The "short" race is approximately 2-3 blocks and the "tall" race is a 4K-ish. Get excited for running, beer, pizza, and a great summer evening atmosphere! There will be a beer (or water) station for each distance. All racer receive a commemorative cup! 

Where: Union Pizza & Brewing CO.

114 S Union Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: 4k & 7 Beers Ago Fun Run


Tynan Acoustic at Union Pizza & Brewing
August 8th @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Born and raised in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, Tynan is a singer-songwriter who has been performing a wide array of live music with different bands in the region since age 14. He is currently a singer & guitarist for local band 'Chasing Tomorrow'. Tynan enjoys recording original songs and sharing his love of music with his family. 

Where: Union Pizza & Brewing CO.

114 S Union Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Giving Back Jack and 4k & 7 Beers Ago Fun Run


Sugarbomb at night!
August 8th @ 6 pm - 9 pm

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Sugarbomb at night! 6-9 PM
Free glow sticks 

Where: Sugarbomb

123 E. Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Sugarbomb


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

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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


Peaches, Blueberries & Cherries coming to Fergus Falls
August 9th @ 3 pm - 4 pm

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Fresh Farms is coming to town with Sweet Georgia peaches, Washington Dark Cherries, and Michigan Blueberries!

Meet the truck at Exit 55 Antiques (21142 County Hwy 1) on August 9th from 3-4pm

Georgia Peaches are $27 for a 1/4 bushel box (approximately 12.5lb) or $45 for a 1/2 bushel box (approximately 25lb).

Washington Dark Cherries are $30 for approximately 10lbs or $49 for approximately 20lbs.

Michigan Blueberries are $23 for approximately 5lbs. These must be reserved in advance. Pay at the truck is unavailable for this item.

Prepay and reserve your fruit at https://freshfarmsusa.com/shop/ or purchase at the truck! Due to additional costs related to taking payment at the truck we charge $4. You can save money by paying ahead online.

Join our Facebook group at:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/SWMNFruitClub/ 

Where: 21142 County Highway 1, Fergus Falls, MN 56537-7605, United States

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Fresh Farms


Catwalk: Celebrating Counter-Culture in Rural MN Reception
August 9th @ 6 pm - 8 pm

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Join us for the opening reception of Catwalk: Celebrating Counter-Culture in Rural Minnesota, a photographic documentation of the budding drag show scene currently happening in Otter Tail County. There will be an artist talk, refreshments and a mini-live-performance- so don't miss it!

*Photographs courtesy of Jennifer Striffler & Dominic Facio 

Where: Kaddatz Galleries

111 W Lincoln Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Kaddatz Galleries and DomFreq Productions


Outstate Brewing & Deliberate Kin
August 11th @ 4 pm - 6 pm

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So excited about this! Bring your crew out for craft brews and free high-fives. Never miss a Sunday Show. 

Where: Outstate Brewing Company

130 S. Vine St. -Corporate Office, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537

Source, image, credits, more information & hosted by: Deliberate Kin