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A Taste of Minnesota announces permanent closure

33 years after its founding, the food and music festival A Taste of Minnesota has come to an end. The announcement came via a statement sent to media on Thursday afternoon by the festival’s former general manager Linda Maddox. She writes: With a mixture of sadness and excitement, I’m announcing today my retirement and the closure […]

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A Taste of Minnesota will stay in Waconia

A Taste of Minnesota, the celebration of food and music held each Independence Day weekend, will return this summer to the Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia—where the festival took place last summer after being displaced from Harriet Island due to flooding. A press release from festival organizers says they settled on a return to Waconia […]

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