Festivals and Events

New Ulm has been known as a “City of Festivals.”  No matter the time of year, you’ll find a reason to link arms with your neighbor and celebrate.  We have a variety of festivals and events: some for the whole family, others that are fun to attend with friends!  

Check Out The Community Calendar To See What’s Happening This Weekend!

Click Here To See A Listing Of 2016 Events!


2016 Calendar Of Events

(See Community Calendar For More Events)

February

  • Feb 6 - Fasching
  • Feb 6 - Bock Fest At Schell’s Brewery
  • Feb 7 - Parade Of Bands
  • Feb 11 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Feb 12-13 - I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change Valentine Musical Comedy At State Street Theater
  • Feb 28 - Lion’s Club Dad’s Belgian Waffle Brunch

March

  • Mar 3 - Welcome To The Party Newcomers Event
  • Mar 4-5 - Figure Skating Club Ice Show
  • Mar 10 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Mar 11-12 - Farm Show
  • Mar 12-13 - Black Powder Trade Show
  • Mar 12 - Irish Tea & Luncheon/village Market Craft Fair
  • Mar 17 - St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • Mar 17-20 - Joe’s Camper & Outdoor Show
  • Mar 18-19 - Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Show

April

  • Apr 1-3 - New Ulm’s Home And Health Show
  • Apr 9 - City-wide Indoor Garage Sale
  • Apr 14 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Apr 14-16 - Spring Boutique Week
  • Apr 15-17 - The Glass Menagerie Spring Drama At State Street Theater
  • Apr 29 - Cocktails At The Governor’s – Lind House Fundraiser
  • Apr 30 - Turner Hall Gala Fundraiser

May

  • May 7 - Mai Fest At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • May 12 - New Ulm Car Hop & Shop
  • May 21 - Bacchus Fest/spring Wine Release At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • May 21-22 - Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club Motorcycle & Atv Flat Track Races

June

  • June 3-4 - Community-Wide Garage Sale
  • June 5 - Motorcycle Road Run At Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club
  • June 9 - New Ulm Car Hop & Shop
  • June 10-12 - New Ulm Golf Invitational
  • June 26 - Autofest – Car Show

July

  • July 4 - Patriotic Day At Turner Hall
  • July 14 - New Ulm Car Hop & Shop
  • July 15-16 - Crazy Days
  • July 15-17 - Bavarian Blast
  • July 15-17 - German Winefest At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • July 24-25 - B&L Golf Classic
  • Jul 28-31 - Kiss Me, Kate Summer Musical At State Street Theater

August

  • Aug 10-14 - Brown County Free Fair
  • Aug 11 - New Ulm Car Hop & Shop
  • Aug 12-14 - Newsies, Children’s Theatre Workshop At State Street Theater
  • Aug 15-21 - US-Dakota War Commemoration
  • Aug 28 - Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club Motorcycle & ATV Hill Climb
  • Aug 28-29 - Schell’s Bottle Cap Golf Open

September

  • Sept 8 - New Ulm Car Hop & Shop
  • Sept 9 - Pitchfork Fondue – Lind House Fundraiser
  • Sept 10 - Hermannfest
  • Sept 11 - Lion’s Club Fly-in Breakfast
  • Sept 16 - Modenschau Fashion Show
  • Sept 17 - Night At The Museum Gala Fundraiser
  • Sept 17-18 - Flying Dutchmen Motorcycle Club Motorcycle & ATV Flat Track Races

October

  • Oct 1 - Cambria Crush Grape Stomp At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • Oct 2 - New Ulm Area Wedding Show
  • Oct 2 - Pumpkinfest
  • Oct 7-8/14-15 - Oktoberfest
  • Oct 13 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Oct 20-21 - MEA (Education MN – No School State-Wide) – Visit Us!
  • Oct 29 - World Concertina Congress & Hall Of Fame Induction
  • Oct 21-22, 28-29, 31 - Haunted School
  • Oct 28-31 - Turner Haunt

November

  • Nov 4 - MN Music Hall Of Fame Induction
  • Nov 5 - Showcase Of Hall Of Fame Musicians
  • Nov 4-6/11-13 - Holiday Shopping Opener Weekends
  • Nov 4-6 - “Wine Diva Days” At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • Nov 4-6 - Gnomemade Market
  • Nov 5 - Women’s Expo
  • Nov 10 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Nov 18 - Christmas Candelight Winetasting At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • Nov 25 - Parade Of Lights Downtown
  • Nov 26 - Small Business Saturday

December

  • Dec 3-4 - Holiday Open House At Morgan Creek Vineyards
  • Dec 8 - #ShopNewUlm Event
  • Dec 24-25 - Christmas Luminaries At Schell’s Brewery