Guide to Memorial Day Weekend Events in Rochester, Minnesota

If you are looking for something fun to do this Memorial Day weekend, below are five amazing events happening in the Rochester, Minnesota area.


1) Carnival at the Apache Mall

  • From May 23rd until May 27th, enjoy carnival rides, games, and food at the Apache Mall parking lot.  Learn more here.

READ MORE: Carnival in Rochester, Minnesota Over Memorial Day Weekend


2) Wine Walk at Salem Glen Winery

  • Saturday, May 25th from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm.  Walk, run, skip, stroll or crawl along the 0.5K path through the vineyard.  Cost is $20 and you'll receive a race bib and 6 different pours along the course.  Learn more here.
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3) Procession and Program at Soldier’s Field

  • Join the procession, led by VFW Post 1215 and the American Legion Post #92 as they go from 4th Street and 1st Ave. to Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial.  The Memorial Day program will start at 10:30 am.
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4) 4th Annual Memorial Day Weekend Corvette Show and Cruise!

  • Saturday, May 25th - check out the free Corvette Show at Rochester Chevrolet, where you can see Corvettes from all generations.  Free to enter and free to come.
    • 8:30 am – Check in your Corvette then enjoy coffee and pastries
    • 9:30 am – Grilling Hot dogs (pop and chips too)
    • 11:30 am – Prize drawing which includes door prizes with Corvette swag
    • 12:00 pm – Car cruise begins
  • Learn more here.
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5) BINGO at Chip Shots

  • Sunday, May 26th at 1:00 pm, the ultimate Bingo experience is happening at Chip Shots at 3708 N Broadway Ave Suite 140 in Rochester.  Learn more here.
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Check Out More Events Happening in the Area at Our Community Calendar

If you are ever looking for something fun to do, check out the community calendar on our website here.

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