ST. CLOUD — The fun continues this weekend across Central Minnesota with the Krazy Kids Inflatable Fun Run in Kimball, The Heritage Blues Orchestra Quintet performing at the College of St. Benedict, The Veranda Lounge 11th Anniversary Bash, Albany Pioneer Days and Marty Haggard singing at Rollie's. Read more in The Weekender!
Grab your kids and let them run, bounce, jump and have fun at one of the most insane obstacle courses in Central Minnesota this weekend. The Krazy Kids Inflatable Fun Run is going on in Kimball Saturday morning. The 1.5 mile course is made up of 11 large custom obstacles your kids will love. Kids ages 3-12 are allowed to participate. Tickets are $29 in advance and $35 on race day. The first wave takes off at 9:30 a.m.
Enjoy some great blues music echoing through Escher Auditorium at the College of St. Benedict tomorrow (Friday). The Heritage Blues Orchestra Quintet will be performing songs that will take to you the very roots of the blues. The band's music has been called a testament to the beauty and legacy of African-American music. Tickets are just $25. Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
The Veranda Lounge in downtown St. Cloud is celebrating their 11th Anniversary this weekend and they want you to be apart of it. The Anniversary Bash being is on Saturday and will be featuring free music featuring Monday Night Jazz, Andrew Walesch and Flat Top Junction. Music begins at 5:00 p.m. and runs until midnight. The event is free to attend.
Tractors, antique cars, and threshing demonstrations are just some of the things you will find at the 42nd Annual Albany Pioneer Days starting tomorrow (Friday). The three day event has something for everyone with live music, the Pioneer Queen and Princess Coronation and new events like the Log Sawing Contest. Gates open at 7:00 a.m. each day. Tickets are just $10 per person and kids 12 and under are free.
If you're a fan of classic country music and Merle Haggard's music, you can find them both in Central Minnesota this weekend. Marty Haggard, Son of Merle Haggard, will be performing a tribute to his father at Rollies Rednecks and Longneck's on Sunday. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. with the show starting at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the door.