Send a Greeting
Have A Prairie Home Companion's host, musicians, cast and crew been a part of your Saturday nights over the years? Send us a note and we'll share your messages online throughout our 40th Anniversary season!
Lake Wobegon for the Weekend
Where is Lake Wobegon? Well, communities all across Minnesota became Lake Wobegon for the weekend of July 4–6, in honor of the 40th anniversary of the show that brought the town to life.
There's probably a Lake Wobegon near you. Take a look: #WeAreLakeWobegon
Behind the Scenes
Our 40th Anniversary festival featured interviews with performers and staff from throughout the show's history. Listen to a few below.
GK, Bob Douglas, Adam Granger, Buzz Kemper, Peter Ostroushko, Vern Sutton, and Butch Thompson
Peter Ostroushko describes a moment of panic during the early days of the show.
Bill Kling, Margaret Moos Pick, David O'Neill, and Marge Ostroushko
Gary Eichten interviews Bob Douglas, Mary DuShane, Adam Granger, and Butch Thompson
Gary Eichten interviews Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman
Gary Eichten interviews Robin and Linda Williams
Gary Eichten interviews Philip Brunelle, Janis Hardy, and Vern Sutton