Welcome to Ely's Signature Summer event! Now in its 41st year, this is the premiere festival of the region and draws over 30,000 people to shop the unique hand crafted items and indulge in delectable foods. This festival features the work of more than 250 quality art, craft and marketplace vendors. Take a break from shopping and relax in our beer tent and enjoy a blueberry beer.
The Harvest Moon Festival features 125 artists and crafters. Select from functional and decorative pottery, hand-turned wooden bowls, beadwork, paintings, leather and more. Select from a wide variety of items from the food court. Fall is a beautiful time of year to come to Ely.
A State Fair organized by Freeborn County Agricultural Society.
This Minnesota State Fair will have crafts exhibitors and 50 food booths. There will be 2 stages with National talent and the hours will be All Days 7am-10pm. Admission tickets are $10.
A Rock Music Festival organized by Freeborn County Historical Museum.
This Minnesota Rock Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and 5 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Regional talent and the hours will be Fri 3pm-10pm, Sat 8am-5pm. This event will also include car show.