Visitors / Annual Events



Late January-Early February

Medallion Hunt, Polar Plunge, and a variety of other activities throughout St. Peter

St Patrick's Day Parade

Annual community parade sponsored by St. Peter Ambassadors.

Ambassador Blues

Mid June

FREE blues festival in Minnesota Square sponsored by St. Peter Ambassadors.

Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration

Parade (Washington Avenue route), picnic in Minnesota Square Park, kids' activities, music, food, fireworks, fun for the whole family! Sponsored by St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce.

Rock Bend Folk Festival

Weekend following Labor Day

Celebrates Southern Minnesota's folk arts and artists.  Original arts & crafts, music (blues, bluegrass, jazz), food and fun!  Music begins at noon each day.
Admission is free -- donations are welcome.

Nicollet County Fair

Mid August


Late September/early October