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Summer Heats Up in RiverSouth

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June Kick Offs a Season of Fun

Get ready for an action-packed summer in RiverSouth! Thrill rides, music, food, events and special giveaways all highlight a fun-filled June.

Hot Summer Fun
The party never stops this summer at Mystic Lake—there’s something fun planned every day of Hot Summer Fun. It’s an entire seasons of giveaways, concerts, food and fun with outdoor festivals, gaming promotions, dining specials and more now through Labor Day. Claim your guaranteed prize every Monday, get a free All-American Buffet for your casino play on Tuesdays and enter drawings for summer “toys” like boats, jet skis and more every Saturday night. Plus, follow Mystic Lake on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook for exclusive social media giveaways!

Buck Night Returns
Canterbury Park’s Thursday night Buck Night returns June 9. With $1 admission and programs, plus $1, $2 and $3 food and drink specials, Thursday nights at Canterbury Park might be the best entertainment value in the Twin Cities. The first race starts at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday.

Belmont Stakes Block Party
There may not be a Triple Crown eligible horse this year, but that won’t stop the party on Belmont Day at Canterbury Park June 11. With GB Leighton playing between races and a dozen food trucks serving up the best mobile eats, there’s something for everyone. After the races, the party continues at Mystic Lake with Brian Kinney performing on the Promenade Stage from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

All Wheels Extreme
A finalist on NBC’s hit show America’s Got Talent, All Wheels Extreme brings its high-flying extreme sports show to Valleyfair beginning June 18. The show features some of the top professional inline skaters, skateboarders and BMX bicycle performers in the world. Dancers, trampoline artists and aerialists add a theatrical element to create a one-of-a-kind production that will excite audiences of all ages.

Hotdish & Hops
Valleyfair is bringing two of Minnesota’s favorites together for one great weekend! Join us June 18 and 19 for Hotdish & Hops and sample some of the best regional cuisine paired with great craft brews, including the new High Roller EPA—the Park’s 40th Anniversary brew from Badger Hill Brewing Company. Plus, catch live performances by Kat Perkins and Chris Hawkey.

Father’s Day Golf Giveaway
This Father’s Day give your dad a trip to the track! The first 5,000 paid admissions June 19 will receive a free golf towel courtesy of The Meadows at Mystic Lake. Plus, fans will have a chance to win tickets to the world’s biggest golf event, the Ryder Cup, along with golf outings at The Meadows at Mystic Lake. First Race – 12:45 p.m.

Kids’ Days
Is there any place better to be a kid than at Valleyfair? It’s Kids’ Days every Wednesday starting June 22 through August 31, featuring fun events and activities just for kids!

Northern Thunder
Get your motor running and cruise for a good cause! The Northern Thunder Motorcycle Rally returns to Mystic Lake June 26 with a free charity ride to benefit the Minnesota Military Family Foundation. Plus shop bike lifestyle vendors, enjoy live entertainment and enter to win bike gear or a new Indian motorcycle!

Renaissance Festival Seeks Entries for Contests

Mural Competition
Get creative and show off your artistic skills by painting and submitting a unique Renaissance-themed mural! If you’ve ever dreamed of creating a work of art and having it displayed to the public, this is the perfect opportunity for you! The murals entered into the competition will be displayed to the public. It’s free to enter and you’ll receive two free admission tickets for participation. The Grand Prize winner gets $250 cash, a 2017 season pass and a T-shirt. Entry forms and murals are due August 19.

Fairy House Competition
Everyone—big and small—is invited to create a unique fairy house and share it during our Silk Road Weekend August 20 and 21. Participation is free. Pre-register by August 17.

Bring your appetite and thirst for adventure to RiverSouth this June—where every day you’ll find a way to soak up the fun!

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