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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
February 23-26, 2017 International Eelpout Festival
Leech Lake, Walker, Minnesota
The Annual International Eelpout Festival, held at Chase on the Lake on Leech Lake, is a tradition centered on catching one of the ugliest of bottom-dwelling fish, the Eelpout! The International Eelpout Festival attracts roughly 10,000 participants and visitors each year, drawing national interest. In addition to thousands of dollars in prizes, enjoy Opening Ceremonies at Coors Keg Castle Tent, live music, DJ dance parties, refreshments at the Chase Big Top Tent, eelpout fish fry, mechanical bull riding, contests, and more! Attendance: 10,000.
March 4-5, 2017
23rd Annual Twin Cities Food & Wine Experience
Discover why this is the most "delicious weekend of the year," with nearly 200 exhibitors sampling savory eats, over 350 fine wines, and many specialty beers, all enjoyed from the warmth and comfort of the elegant Metropolitan and Legend’s clubs of Target Field (complete with dramatic views of the baseball diamond and the Minneapolis skyline). Learn more about unique varietals during wine seminars, and meet local and national winemakers, craft brewers, local chefs, and culinary personalities. All proceeds benefit Minnesota Public Radio.