Events

Events

Thief River Falls Visitors Guide

Upcoming Events

TRF Entertainment Series Presents "Hall Sisters"
Monday 14th of October at 7:30pm
Live Music by Cold Shot
Friday 18th of October at 8:30pm
Rock the Barn
Saturday 19th of October at 10am
An Evening on Broadway in Hallock
Saturday 19th of October at 7:30pm

In Thief River Falls you can choose from an endless list of events.

We have worldclass snowmobile races, cultural festivals and entertainment, county fairs, Fourth of July fireworks, historical celebrations and professional bull riding contests. Check out our calendar below.


Past Events



Saturday 12th of October at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Saturday 12th of October at 3pm to 7pm
National Guard Armory, Thief River Falls, MN

Come celebrate at our Falls Under 40 - Oktoberfest Kickoff event Saturday, Oct. 12th 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Armory!

Networking, live entertainment, local craft beer sampling, food and more! The event is family friendly. All are welcome to attend! Also your wristband will get you $5 off that nights Norskies hockey game.

**$15 - per adult
**Free admission under 21

If you have any questions about the event, please email contact@trfchamber.com or stop by the Chamber of Commerce office (Located in the Carnegie on 1st & Main St).

Friday 11th of October at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls
Tuesday 8th of October at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Monday 30th of September at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Sanford Wellness Center, Thief River Falls, MN

This FREE community bike ride will start at the Sanford Wellness Center at 5:30 pm and ride to Red Robe Park - we will follow the beautiful River Walk! We welcome you to enjoy time at the park or keep riding around town.

Free t-shirts and water bottles will be available at the Wellness Center before we begin our ride (while supplies last).

All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday 28th of September at 8pm to 11pm
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village, Thief River Falls, MN

Do you and your friends want to win $200? The Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village has 9 spots open (First come, first serve by messaging their Facebook page) and the cost for your team is $25. You get to put together a scare theme and the public will come through and vote on the scariest area of Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village. The winning team receives $200 cash and bragging rights. There are rules that you must abide by.

Saturday 28th of September at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Saturdays (until 28 September 2019) at 9am to 12pm
Floyd B. Olson Park Thief River Falls

Friday 27th of September to Sunday 29th of September
Middle River, MN

Live music, games, food stands and parade. • 218-222-3767

Friday 27th of September at 8:30pm
Thief River Falls VFW Club, Thief River Falls, MN

Dance to the music of Honky Tonk Troubadors from 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Friday 27th of September at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls

Thursday 26th of September at 4pm to 8pm
Total Betty, Thief River Falls, MN

Who's ready for fall?!

Come join us for our first ever Fall Vendor Show!

There will be LIVE music and the following AMAZING vendors:

Wired Bean Coffee House & Eatery
Wheat & Beans
Howard Soap Co.
Cute Cakes Cakery
Salon 209
River Falls Ranch
Edward Jones-Financial Advisor: Kevin Roberts
Kendra Omdahl
Good Life Gardens
Livinglifesparkly Gluten Free by Rachel Roggenbuck

Wired Bean Coffee House & Eatery will be offering half price beverages + BOGO beer + wine from 4-8 pm!

Stay tuned to find out what sales TOTAL BETTY will be having as well!

Saturday 21st of September at 7pm
Ralph Engelstad Arena Thief River Falls
Saturday 21st of September at 11am to 6pm
Cider Mill, Thief River Falls, MN

The Cider Mill Pumpkin Patch opens on Saturday, September 21st. Mark your calendars for some fall, family fun in Thief River Falls! They have many new activities this year along with hayrides and corn maze. It is fun for all ages!

Friday 20th of September at 8:30pm
Thief River Falls VFW Club, Thief River Falls, MN

Dance to the music of Texas Connection from 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Thursday 19th of September at 7pm
Floyd B. Olson Park, Thief River Falls, MN

Enjoy FREE live music by "Truckers Dream - Songs by Floyd". Bring a lawn chair and enjoy some great music!

Wednesday 18th of September at 3pm to 5pm
LaFave Park, Thief River Falls, MN

Join us for a FREE Community Paddle event at LaFave Park (the beach!) Paddle the Red Lake River in a Voyageur Canoe.

Sunday 15th of September at 8am to 1pm
Thief River Falls Regional Airport, Thief River Falls, MN

Pancakes & Sausage served hot off the grill with a scoop of ice cream! Serving from 8am - 1pm at the NCTC Aviation Campus. $7 for adults, $5 for kids 10 & under. Served by the local Kiwanis Club. Proceeds go to local Kiwanis Youth Programs.

NCTC Aviation Campus Tours provided by PAMA Students.

Flight Line Open - Airport Facilities Tours

Saturday 14th of September at 10am to 4pm
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village Thief River Falls

Enjoy a day of fine arts at the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village on September 14 from 10am - 4pm! There will be music, art classes, visual artists, food & fun. 🎶🎨🎭This is a family-friendly event that will include performances by both children & adults. For more information, call 218-681-5767.

Saturday 14th of September at 8am
Digi-Key Electronics, Thief River Falls, MN

Sponsored by Digi-Key Cares

Registration at 8:00 a.m.
Pre-Run Stretch 8:25
Race Start 8:45 a.m.

Start at Digi-Key’s West Entrance Parking Lot

ENTRY FEE:

$20 per person if registered by August 28, 2019
$25 if registered the day of the Digi-Dash
Kids age 12 and under are free
Family price cap of $50 (includes up to 4 t-shirts)

T-shirts will be given to all participants who register by August 28; participants registered after August 28 will receive a t-shirt while supplies last. Any extra t-shirts will be available to purchase for $5.00.

The event will be held rain or shine. No refunds given on cancellations.

A door prize drawing will be held at 10:15 a.m. or earlier upon the conclusion of the Digi-Dash.

Debit/Credit Cards accepted day of the race

Make checks payable to: Digi-Key Cares

Send completed registration form …

Saturday 7th of September at 7pm to 10pm
River Walk Public House, Thief River Falls, MN

Great entertainment, food & drinks on the patio featuring Joe and Billy Kezar with an acoustic country americana set.

Saturday 7th of September at 5:30pm
Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge, Middle River, MN

Mark your calendars for an evening of duck banding on Saturday, September 7, 5:30 pm at Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge. All ages are welcome to join in the fun and ‘ruffle some feathers’. Meet at the Refuge headquarters at 5:30 pm. No pre-registration is required and the event is free to the public.

Banding ducks is a “hands on” experience, and can be a little messy so you’ll want to dress sensibly. Old clothing or rain gear is recommended if you plan on handling the ducks. Those of you who would rather watch, bring your cameras to capture the experience.

This annual event brings many ‘repeat’ banders and Refuge staff look forward to seeing you each year. Newcomers will have an opportunity to learn about the life history of several duck species, baiting, capture, and handling techniques, as well as sexing and aging techniques. We band predominantly …

Saturday 7th of September at 12pm
River Walk Public House, Thief River Falls, MN

Big cash prizes, drink specials and fun! 100% payout + 250 cash prizes + $100 worth gift certificates.

Competitive Division & Social Division - 6 games guaranteed.

Saturday 7th of September at 9am to 3pm
Downtown Thief River Falls

Crazy Days and Everybody's Market will be held in conjunction on Saturday, September 7. Crazy Days will be held downtown and Everybody's Market will be held in Floyd B. Olson Park.

Shop sidewalk sales, craft and merchandise vendors, food trucks and more! For more information, call 218-681-3720.

Friday 6th of September to Sunday 8th of September
Newfolden, MN

Live music, games, food stands and parade.Sharon Bring at 218-874-3713

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