Category Archives: Art Town

Outlaw Run Rumbles Out of Downtown Northfield, MN

OutlawRunYup, Northfield is increasingly, nationally known for its quirky events, diverse recreation, historic downtown, and surrounding scenery.  It’s all part of the annual Outlaw Run.  Folks come from around the region on their iron horses to explore southern Minnesota, retracing the trail of the notorious James-Younger Gang, on a 120-mile scenic cruise.  Register at the Northfield Historical Society. Continue reading Outlaw Run Rumbles Out of Downtown Northfield, MN

Just Another Weekend in Music City, MN

TheCounterfactualsBonnie & the Clydes, Joe Carey, Beautyofmyland, The Russ & Kris Project, The Basements, Fred the Bear, and The Counterfactuals.  Yeah, just another weekend in Music City, Minnesota.  Oh, there’s an opening reception for an art exhibit, a couple of screenings at a film festival, and the Farmers Market and the Market Fair.  Yeah, just another weekend in charming and quirky Northfield, MN, the silver medalist in America’s small town category. Continue reading Just Another Weekend in Music City, MN

Vintage Band Festival Does It Again…Mini-Festival Coming to Northfield, MN

VintageBandMiniFestTwelve bands in twelves hours.  That’s a lot of music even for Music City, Minnesota.  Those Vintage Band folks are just an irresistible force…of music.

It’s a one-day version of the oh-so-popular Vintage Band Festival, Saturday, August 2nd, 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., in Bridge Square.  Twelve diverse bands from around Minnesota, playing music from the Civil War to Smooth Jazz, will perform from morning to night.  Continue reading Vintage Band Festival Does It Again…Mini-Festival Coming to Northfield, MN