Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 at 9:30am
Wabasha-Kellogg’s SeptOberfest Celebration has so many things going on, it literally takes weeks to get them all in! Join us for our Annual SeptOberfest Celebration. Relax and meander through our small midwestern rivertown that showcases the season of fall like no other. Imagine artistic displays of thousands of pumpkins, cornstalks, flowers, bales, and gourds among the natural beauty of the Winding River, Vibrant Trees and Majestic Bluffs. An explosion of color that you will remember for a lifetime. Join in with pumpkin races, scarecrow contests, entertainment, glorious food, pumpkin topiaries, largest pumpkins, free concerts, carriage rides and much more.
Schedule of Events:
Grandpa’s Barn Boutique – Find a variety of unique new treasures for your home and garden. Come check out a variety of antiques, primitives, and unique home items. Open 10:00am – 5:00pm Wednesday-Monday, closed Tuesdays. Located at 128 2nd Street W, Wabasha.
5th Grant Boutique - Shop for barn wood furniture, honey, pottery, rustic décor, and more. Open daily 10:00am-5:00pm. Located at 2311 5th Grant Boulevard, Wabasha.
The Anderson House Boutique – Check out their antiques, homemade goods, and more. Open 10:00am – 5:00pm WednesdayMonday, closed Tuesdays. Located at 333 Main Street, Wabasha.
Barton’s Brickhouse Boutique – Shop for antiques, primitives, treasures, vintage décor, and so much more. Open daily 10:00am-5:00pm. Located at the corner of 2nd Street and Bailey Avenue in Wabasha.
Stonegate Studio and Gallery –Wabasha’s newest Boutique with an onsite artisan. Jeffrey Stenbom is an artist who creates decorative and seasonal art, handmade jewelry, and one of a kind commissioned artwork in glass and mixed media for your home, business, and public places. Hours to be determined. Located at 107 Pembroke Ave, Wabasha.
Drive, bike, or stroll on our SeptOberfest Trail and enjoy our beautiful historic river town displayed with all our fall splendor.
Crafters, artists, and farmers use over 3000 pumpkins, 5000 corn stalks, scarecrows, straw bales, gourds, giant pumpkins, and squash to build some of the most amazing Topiaries and Displays. See center for trail map.
Rent a bike or surrey from River Rider Cycle at the corner of Pembroke and 2nd Street and follow the bike or surrey trail to see all the fall displays.
Explore the SeptOberfest Straw Maze across from Heritage Park.
View the Nutcracker Display daily at the Historic Anderson House, Wabasha 10:00am-5:00pm.
Visit the National Eagle Center, open daily 10:00am-5:00pm, and attend our Eagle programs at 11, 1, and 3.
Visit L.A.R.K. Toys and play mini golf or ride their hand-carved carousel. Open daily 9:30am-5:00pm. Try some of their delicious homemade fudge.
Dine at Stacy’s Witchin Kitchen to enjoy her fall specials and decorations.
Visit Pride of the Nations and see the line of Native American hand-crafted arts and crafts. Open Monday-Thursday 10:00am5:00pm, and Friday-Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm.
Visit SVJ Creative Designs – take 30% off in stock concrete statues all through SeptOberfest, some exclusions apply. Located at 62099 Hwy 42, Kellogg. Open Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm.
Enjoy the lunch buffet at Fresh Wok for $6.55 from 11:00am-2:00pm daily. For more information, call (651) 564-2048.
Unique German Meal at Silver Star Saloon 5:00pm-9:00pm. Also serving Scotch Eggs all through SeptOberfest.
Special German Meals offered at the Reads Landing Brewing Company. On the river at Reads Landing, call (651) 560-4777 for more information.
SeptOberfest Farmer’s Market located by Hill’s hardware 9:00am-noon.
Balloons and Face Painting by the Giggle Givers 11:00am-2:00pm.
Picnic Under the Bridge 11:00am-2:00pm, sponsored by The Scoop. $6.00 Special – Brat/Hotdog, Baked Beans, Chips, and Pop.
Coin operated Animal Rides Under the Bridge from 11:00am-3:00pm. Not available if raining.
Kids Train Rides under the bridge from 11:00am-3:00pm.
Pumpkin Carving by Krafty Kathy in the Pumpkin Patch 11:00am-3:00pm.
Riverfront Carriage Rides Under the Bridge from 11:00am-3:00pm. Call (651) 565-5366 to make a reservation or sign up the day of under the bridge.
RJAC Music Under the Bridge, sponsored by the River Junction Arts Council. Featuring Riverland Polka Band playing Polka, 1:00-3:00pm.
Pork Hocks and Sauerkraut at 4:00pm with Rockabilly Riot playing at the VFW at 7:00pm.
Pumpkin Patch Awards Ceremony Under the Bridge. Awards for the Largest Pumpkin, the Prettiest Pumpkin, the Best Themed Pumpkin, The Largest Sunflower, the Prettiest Sunflower, and, of course, the winners of the Topiary Contest. Program begins at 11:30am.
German Parade Under the Bridge. Starting with the Award Ceremony at 5:30pm. Parade to follow at 6:00pm. Pork and sauerkraut meals will be served at the VFW starting at 4:00pm with entertainment to follow.
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