Celebrate Fun – Memorial Day!
The Hennepin Canal is home for three days of fun, Colona style. Rides, games, and food vendors line the parkway for all to enjoy. Children’s activities, a horseshoe contest, beer and food tent with nightly entertainment. Sunday showcases the annual parade held at 2 p.m. with over 100 entries!
Carnival opens Thursday evening at 5 p.m. and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Noon.
Fort Obie Rendezvous A Living History Encampment
Friday at Fort Obie Rendezvous is kids education day to learn and experience pre-1840’s life. The rendezvous provides a journey to the time of mountain men and long hunters and life on the American frontiers! The showground features a tipi encampment, black powder shoots, pre-1840 demonstrations, bow shoots, tomahawk and knife throwing, and pre-1840 trade goods. Friday area schools tour the encampment, 9 am to 2 pm. Saturday and Sunday open to the public, 10 am to 4 pm.