Lake Wobegon for the Weekend→

Communities all across Minnesota are became honorary "Lake Wobegons" for the weekend of July 4–6, in honor of the 40th anniversary of the show that brought the town to life. Take a look: #WeAreLakeWobegon

Everything You Need to Know

Set your schedule→

Join us for free family fun all weekend, including concerts, cast and performer interviews, games and activities for kids, and more!

Getting to the festival→

Peruse directions, transportation information, and a map of the festival.

Using transit to make your way to the festival? Download a coupon for a free ride on Friday, July 4, and Saturday, July 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. on any MTC Bus Line or the Red/Green/Blue Line for the train.

Meet our guests→

Read bio notes for all the guests who'll appear on both mainstage shows and around the festival.

What to bring→

Sunblock. Plenty of water. Weather gear. Blankets and chairs. If you're a musician, you might want your instrument for a session in the Jamboree Tent. Get your voice ready for big sing-alongs after the shows on Friday and Saturday, and on Sunday morning.


Bring a non-perishable food item or two — donate one at the at the "Mrs. Sundberg's Pantry" tent to receive a Keillor Family recipe, and another at the "Book Nook" tent to receive a free book from our library.

40 Songs, 40 Years→

A few general admission tickets are still available for the Friday, July 4 concert

Event Sponsor
Macalester College

Dates, Times & Location

Friday, July 4, 2014 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 5, 2014 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 6, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Macalester College campus
1600 Grand Avenue,
St. Paul, MN

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