July 6-8

Make the most of this weekend with our Weekend Picks, July 6 – 8. 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, July 6

  • Dust off your cowboy boots and head over to Hamel for the 38th Annual Hamel Rodeo and Bull Ridin' Bonanza.
  • Thank God for the Basilica Block Party. Friday’s lineup includes 10 bands on three stages with proceeds benefiting the restoration of the Basilica of Saint Mary.

Saturday, July 7

Sunday, July 8

  • Get ready to compete in The Great Amazing Race, a family-friendly adventure run/walk inspired after the popular TV show “The Amazing Race”
  • Watch some of the best young softball teams at the U12 state tournament. Belle Plaine will host 16 teams at the softball complex at Oak Crest Elementary School.

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