Old-time music festival/camp with workshops, concert and square dance.
Public Events will take place at The Community Center. May 15: Concert. May 16: Barn Dance.
Join us for a fun filled weekend in Preston! This is our annual town celebration where we celebrate everything trout and beyond! Bring the entire family fishing along the 9-hole fishing course in town! PLUS we have a huge kids fishing event in the morning. You’re almost guaranteed to catch a trout plus they have amazing prizes for the kids! Grab food from our variety of vendors and local food stops like chicken BBQ at the Servicemen’s Club or a pork sandwich at the Firemen’s Beer Tent! Snag a treasure during city-wide garage sales. Get up early and enjoy a hearty breakfast from the Lion’s Club pancake breakfast. See patriotic floats at the Grand Parade! Listen to live music! See your dream car at the car show. There is something for EVERYONE!
SEMBA’s Annual May Festival at Cushon’s Peak Campground, Houston, Minnesota! Bands on Friday, Saturday and Sunday — come for a day or all three days!
Reserve a campsite by calling Cushon’s Peak Campground at 507-896-7325 or stay at nearby motels, B&Bs, or inns.
The fun starts early with the Rhubarb Run on the beautiful Root River Trail. Then browse the Lanesboro Farmers Market where you’ll find all the in-season spring vegetables and other local delights.
The heart of the festival takes place in Sylvan Park in downtown Lanesboro. Enjoy free rhubarb games and contests including the Tasting Contest where you’ll taste a wide variety of delicious rhubarb treats and vote for your favorite. Great prizes for all events!
Other free entertainment includes a rhubarb fashion show (you can be in it), an educational zoo, a Story Tree, pictures in a rhubarb cutout and Rhub-Art opportunities. Music fills the park the entire day so bring your lawn chair and enjoy it all! Live Music throughout the day!
Vendors provide opportunities to purchase additional rhubarb treats and products.
Friday, June 19 – Saturday, June 20, 2020
When the nine Root River Trail Towns team up the same weekend to hold garage sales, you have a huge 60-Mile Garage Sale!
If you have any questions, please contact the local chamber office.
- Fountain: email@example.com or call 507-268-4923 (Monday-Thursday)
- Preston: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-765-2481
- Harmony: email@example.com or call 507-886-2469
- Lanesboro: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-467-2696
- Whalan: Call 507-467-3044
- Rushford/Rushford Village/Peterson: email@example.com or call 507-864-3338
- Houston: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-896-4033
The 40th annual Art in the Park Fine Art Festival in Lanesboro, Minnesota on Saturday, June 20, 2020 will feature 90+ fine art booths, excellent live music, craft beer & community food vendors, and family art activities in the midst of mature shade trees in the beautiful setting of Sylvan Park. The event is held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that June 20th is the Saturday before Father’s Day. Hosted by Lanesboro Arts, Art in the Park is southern Minnesota’s longest running fine art fair! Renowned for quality, variety and value, Art in the Park attracts thousands of regional patrons to Sylvan Park in Lanesboro each year. Admission is free. Handicap parking is available at Sylvan Park. Socialized dogs on leashes are permitted.