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
Monday, Closed
 
 
 

Admission

  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors (65+) and college students w/ID
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free for children age 4
  • Free for MNHS members
  • Museums on Us: One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.

 

Contact

612-341-7555

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2017 Sep 25

 

Mill City Oktoberfest 2017

Mill City Oktoberfest 2017

Saturday, September 23, 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 11th 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
 
LOCAL SAMPLING, WITH SOCIABLE CIDER WORKS
 8 am – 1pm, Chicago Mall, as supplies last
 
YOGA
9 am, lawn across West River Parkway from the Farmers Market
 
PHOTOS OF MINNEAPOLIS’ HISTORIC BREWERIES
10 am – 2 pm, Rail Corridor
 

“THE HISTORY OF MINNESOTA BREWING” – PRESENTATION BY DOUG HOVERSON, AUTHOR OF "LAND OF AMBER WATERS," 11:00, Mill Commons

LIVE MUSIC – ELK RIVER GERMAN BAND

9:30-11:30 Mill City Farmers Market, Noon-12:30 and 1:00-2:00 in the Ruin Courtyard

 
SPAETZLE COOKING DEMO, WITH CHEF BETH JONES 
10:30 am, Train Shed Patio
 
SG EDELWEISS DANCERS
11:15 am, 12:30 pm, Ruin Courtyard Beer Garden
 
BEER GARDEN FEATURING MINNESOTA BREWS & GERMAN FOOD
11 am – 2 pm, Ruin Courtyard
 
HISTORY PLAYER WILLIAM DE LA BARRE, Austrian-born engineer who developed Minneapolis waterpower
11:20am, 12:20pm, 1:20pm, 2:20pm 3:20pm, Exhibit Gallery, Outside the Water Lab
 
WURFKASTANIEN (THROWING CHESTNUTS) - KIDS ACTIVITY
11:30am – 2:30pm