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Stone Arch Bridge Festival

June 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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One event on June 18, 2017 at 11:00 am

The Stone Arch Bridge Festival returns Father’s Day weekend to the
Minneapolis Riverfront for the 23rd year. The festival kicks off with a FREE evening concert on Water Power Park
on Friday, June 16. The festival is known for the unique artwork for sale from 200+ artists, live music on multiple
stages, and family friendly activities including an extensive car show. It is the 3rd largest festival in Minneapolis
drawing thousands of visitors to the beautiful scenery of the Mississippi River and Minneapolis skyline.
Friday, June 16 5 pm – 10 pm Kick-off Concert on Water Power Park
Saturday, June 17 11 am – 7 pm Art and Music
11 am – 4 pm Pop Art! Car Show presented by US Bank
1 pm – 4 pm Stone Arch Beer Sampler
7 pm – 10 pm Concert on Water Power Park
Sunday, June 18 11 am – 5pm Art and Music
11 am – 4 pm Pop Art! Car Show presented by US Bank
1 pm – 4 pm Stone Arch Beer Sampler
The festival is held on the Minneapolis Riverfront along Main Street SE beginning at Hennepin Avenue and
extending to the Stone Arch Bridge. The festival site includes Father Hennepin Park and Water Power Park.
Admission: FREE! The only ticketed event is the Stone Arch Beer Sampler. Those tickets may be purchase in
advance on the website or onsite.
Hundreds of local and national artists apply to be juried into the Stone Arch Festival, and 200 are selected to
show and sell their works. The wide variety of art ensures that there is something to appeal to festival-goers of
all ages, tastes, and budgets.
During the day on Saturday and Sunday, over 50 local bands will perform on three stages on the festival
grounds. Friday and Saturday night features free concerts on Water Power Park with one of the most
spectacular views of the Minneapolis skyline as the backdrop.
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Fun and engaging family activities will be found in Father Hennepin Park at the foot of the Stone Arch Bridge.
Pop Art – A Father’s Day Car Show
Artistic appreciation has no limits, and our patrons even appreciate the artistic design of cars. The car show will
host an impressive display of classic, imported, and restored cars.
Stone Arch Beer Sampler
The popular Beer Sampler event will feature 10-15 breweries from Minnesota, Wisconsin and other select
breweries around the US. Patrons 21 years old or older purchase sampling tickets, receive their commemorative
cup, and enter sampling tent to taste beer samples. Advance tickets are available for purchase on the festival
website. This event sold out last year so advance tickets are recommended. The beer sampling tent will be
located near the Stone Arch Bridge and near the Star Tribune Performance Stage featuring live music from local
For more information on Stone Arch Bridge Festival, please visit www.stonearchbridgefestival.com


June 16, 2017
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Event Category:


Minneapolis Riverfront
Minneapolis , MN United States + Google Map

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