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Farmington,Minnesota 55024
Farmington Independent
Your weekend: Dew Days returns this weekend
Farmington Minnesota P.O. Box 192 / 312 Oak St. 55024


Salad luncheon

Farmington Lutheran Church will hold its annual salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 13. The menu will include deviled eggs, desserts, rolls and beverages. The church is located at 20600 Akin Road.


Blood drive

There will be a Red Cross blood drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. June 13 at RoundBank, 3380 Vermillion River Tr. in Farmington. For more information or to make an appointment visit or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest

Enter your best chocolate chip cookies for the contest that runs from 2 to 3 p.m. June 13. Pick up a registration form at the Farmington Library. Registration is required.

Farmers market

The city of Farmington's annual farmers market returns from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. June 13 on Third Street between Spruce and Walnut. The market will return every Thursday through Sept. 26.


Meet and Greet the RAD Zoo

Come to the library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 14 to get up-close with a variety of animals, including turtles, lizards, snakes and a small alligator.

Craft fair

Sign your kids up to sell their handicrafts at the library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 14. All items must be priced at or below $2. Sellers must register in advance. Event is weather-dependent at some locations. Ages 4 to 16 are welcome.

Live music

Every Friday night, Dunn Bros Coffee at the Tamarack Ridge Center presents free live music. From 8 to 10 p.m. June 14, musicians Late 4 Lunch will be performing. Come on out for this free family friendly event.


Dew Days

Dew Days, Farmington's annual summer celebration, takes place from June 11-15. Events include bed races at 6:30 p.m. Friday, a parade at 5 p.m. Saturday and a kiss the pig contest at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. For a full schedule of events visit