Minnesota State Fair – Thursday, August 23rd-Monday, September 3rd

The Great Minnesota Get Together is back! Don’t miss out on your chance to try new foods, see your favorite artists in concert, and eat more food!

Minnesota Renaissance Festival – Now-Sunday, September 30th

“Come experience the largest Renaissance Festival in the United States! Grab some great food and drinks before you sit down and watch some jousting. Open every weekend from August 18th to September 30th.”

Subaru Road Trip – Friday, August 24th-Sunday, August 26th

“Join us at REI Bloomington on from August 24th at 10am through August 26th at 6pm to get a first-hand look at the all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent and experience other vehicles in the Subaru fleet. Enter for a chance to win your own Ascent, packed with REI camping gear for your family’s next adventure on the open road. Are you part of the Subaru family already? Subaru owners, come by and show us your keys for a free gift. REI members, we have a little something special for you too! (all while supplies last)”

Summer Beer Dabbler – Saturday, August 25th

“The Summer Beer Dabbler returns to CHS Field on August 25th to bring you fun, sun, and most importantly, beer from more than 140+ local and national craft breweries. Going, going… get your tickets before they’re gone!”

Surly Brewing Co Beer Run – Sunday, August 26th

“Join us at Surly Brewing on Sunday, Aug 26th @ 10AM for a 5k-ish course that starts and ends at the iconic Surly Brewery! Weave through the surrounding area at whatever pace you like, no matter what there’s a beer waiting for you at the finish line!”