Looking to pig out? More than 30 restaurants bring the meat with their hottest bacon dishes. When you get thirsty, choose from among more than 100 craft beers of all kinds. There’ll be music, games and a commemorative glass to bring home when you’re full. Read more about Twin Cities Bacon and Beer Classic
Food & Drink
Friends of the Eden Prairie Library will host their annual Volumes & Vines fundraiser at a new location this year - the Bearpath Golf & Country Club.
The September event features more than 100 wines, ciders and craft beers, hors d'oeuvres, silent auction items and more! Read more about Volumes & Vines
At Wooden Hill’s annual summer fundraising event, community members can come together to support Reach, a nonprofit organization that provides services to individuals with developmental disabilities and mental illness. This all-inclusive event will house a silent auction, delicious food, thirst quenching beverages, music, games and more. Read more about Reach “On Tap”
Check out over 65 food trucks at Lake and Hennepin avenues, with dishes ranging anywhere from tacos and mini doughnuts to wood fired pizzas. Wash down your delectable handhelds with one of 10 craft beers as you jam to live music or partake in fun games and giveaways. Read more about Uptown Food Truck Festival
Kick off Father’s Day weekend with a stroll across the Mississippi River and Main Street to enjoy cuisine from a variety of food trucks, live music, art from local artists and more. Read more about Stone Arch Bridge Festival
Stroll along the waterfront of Hughes Pavilion to shop for local products amongst 30 local growers and producers. With fresh fruits and veggies, organic salsas, sweet confections and even savory cheeses, there is something fresh to suit every taste bud. Read more about Centennial Lakes Farmer’s Market
Enjoy a picnic lunch from Wise Acre Eatery at our Tangletown Gardens Farm, 11407 County Rd 9, Plato, MN (just 40 miles west of Minneapolis). Our farm is where 95% of the food served at Wise Acre Eatery comes from and 75% of the plants offered at Tangletown Gardens are grown.
Farm guests (especially ages 3 – 10) can become farm-hands in our interactive Little Farm Hand Tour. Kids will feed the baby chickens, feed the koi fish in our aquaponics system, meet our Scottish Highland cows, see our Heritage Hogs, pasture raised Turkeys, Ducks, and Chickens. Read more about Friends & Family Day at the Farm
Enjoy a variety of the Twin Cities most delicious bloodys from some of the finest bars and restaurants in Minnesota, enjoy tasty samples from local food and beverage artisans, listen to live music and more. Ages 21 and older. Read more about Twin Cities Bloody Mary Festival
Presented by The Gentleman Forager and Forest to Fork, the Wild Food Fandango features more than a dozen of Minnesota’s best chefs competing to craft the crowd’s favorite wild themed dish and win the coveted Golden Morel trophy! Read more about Wild Food Fandango