Make the most of this weekend with our Weekend Picks. From sports to festivals and events in and around the area, there’s always something fun happening. For more events check our Event Calendar.
Friday, August 10
The Town Tigers will face the Jordan Brewers tonight in the Region 6C Tournament in Jordan at 7:30 pm.
Come out to the Belle Plaine Vet's Club for a delicious steak or shrimp dinner from 5:30 - 8 p.m.
The Carver County Fair in Waconia continues through the weekend. Tonight’s highlights include: the NTPA Tractor Pull, followed by Chopper – World’s Nuttiest DJ.
Enjoy the culture of Ireland at the Annual Irish Fair of Minnesota in St. Paul. The three-day celebration features traditional Irish music, dance, and plenty of food and beverage options.
Help in the fight against polio by joining the Belle Plaine Rotary at their Polio Plus Fundraiser at Canterbury Park.
Saturday, August 11
Belle Plaine Fire Department Relief Association will host its annual open house and fundraiser at the fire hall on East Main Street at 12 pm. Fire Truck Rides, Bounce Houses, Food & Beverages, Music & Dancing.
Friends of NRA will host their 2018 MN State Sporting Clays Championship event and banquet at the Caribou Gun Club in Le Sueur starting at 1 p.m..
St Wenceslaus Church’s 2-day fall church festival begins in New Prague with a bake and produce sale, bucket raffle and dinner. Enjoy good food, music, games, a polka Mass, crafts, pull tabs, and bingo at their popular fundraising event.
Now changed to a one day event, Lonsdale Community Days is jam-packed with its most of its familiar festivities.
For an Eve of Destruction head over to Elko Speedway. See the Steel Wall Bus Crash
Sunday, August 12
Don’t miss the demolition derby during the final day of the Carver County Fair. Gates open at 3 pm.
Got talent? The 20th Annual Dozinky variety show auditions take place, New Prague. The Variety Show Performance is Sept 22.