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Mill City Museum

704 South 2nd St.
Mpls, MN 55401
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Hours

Tues-Sat, 10 am-5 pm
Sunday, Noon-5 pm
 
Also open Mondays in July and August
 
 

Admission

  • $11 adults
  • $9 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $6 children ages 6-17
  • Free for children age 5 and under and MNHS members.
     

Contact

(612)-341-7582

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2014 Sep 16

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Clear | Wind From the East at 1.6 MPH Gusting to 1.6 MPH
updated: 9:42 wunderground.com
 

Mill City Oktoberfest

 

Mill City Oktoberfest 2014

Saturday, September 27, 8 am to 2 pm

 
Celebrate Minnesota brewing past and present as Mill City Museum and the Mill City Farmers Market team up for their eighth annual Mill City Oktoberfest. Enjoy the tastes, smells, sights and sounds of Germany with activities inside the museum, outside in the Ruin Courtyard, and in the Farmers Market area in the Train Shed and Chicago Mall next to the Guthrie Theater.
 
 
Schedule of events:
 
FARMERS MARKET OPEN
8 am – 1pm
 
COMMUNITY BOOTH: MIGHTY AXES HOPS HUB
8 am – 1pm, Farmers Market
 
LOCAL BEER SAMPLING
10 am – 1pm, Chicago Mall, as supplies last
 
DEMO WITH MARKET CHEF HEATHER HARTMAN & MIDWEST BREWING
10 am, Outdoor Café Kitchen
 
LIVE MUSIC - ELK RIVER GERMAN BAND
10 am  – 1pm, Guthrie patio
 
PHOTOS OF MINNEAPOLIS’ HISTORIC BREWERIES
10 am – 2 pm, Rail Corridor
 
LIVE MUSIC – BAVARIAN MUSIKMEISTERS
11:00, Noon, 1:00, Ruin Courtyard Beer Garden
 
SG EDELWEISS DANCERS
11:35, 12:30, Ruin Courtyard Beer Garden
 
BEER GARDEN FEATURING MINNESOTA BREWS & GERMAN FOOD
11 am – 2 pm, Ruin Courtyard
 
MINNESOTA BREWERIANA DISPLAY –
NORTH STAR CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN BREWERIANA ASSOCIATION
11 am – 2 pm, Rail Corridor
 
“THE HISTORY OF MINNESOTA BREWING” –
PRESENTATION BY DOUG HOVERSON, AUTHOR OF LAND OF AMBER WATERS
11:00,  Mill Commons
 
BAKING DEMONSTRATIONS – KRAMARCZUK’S
12:30 & 1:30, Baking Lab, First Floor (Museum admission required)
 
WURFKASTANIEN (THROWING CHESTNUTS) - KIDS ACTIVITY
11:30 – 2:30