7 Great Summer-Fun Things You Still Need To Do This Summer in Owatonna

Catch some free music at a brewery

Owatonna's two hometown breweries offer a schedule of live, free music in addition to a variety of clever, local brews. Foremost Brewery and Mineral Springs Brewery call Owatonna home.

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Take a Cool Dip in the Water

Whether floating along the lazy river at River Springs Water Park or renting a paddle boat at Lake Kohlmier, cooling off during a hot summer day can be fun.

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Head to Owatonna's Downtown Thursday

Owatonna's Chamber of Commerce and the MainStreet Program host the third Downtown Thursday on August 5. You'll find food trucks, street vendors, music in Central Park and many of your neighbors.

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Take in a ballgame

Most evenings you can find a baseball game at Fuller Field at Dartt's Park. The Owatonna Aces host Stewartville-Racine on Friday, July 16 at 7:30 pm. The VFW team opens the playoffs on Saturday, July 17 at 10 am.

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See a live, local theatrical performance

Little Theatre of Owatonna presents Frumpled Fairy Tales July 16-18 and July 23-25 at the West Hills Auditorium.

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Listen to a Free Concert in Central Park

The 11-at-7 concert series continues through August 12 at Central Park in downtown Owatonna. Bring your own lawn chair.

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Stroll through Owatonna's Wonderful Parks

Owatonna has many parks to enjoy a wide variety of outdoor activities. The inclusive playground at Manthey Park will have a grand opening on Monday, July 19.

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[BONUS 8th Item] Attend the Steele County Fair

"Bringing Back the Fun in 2021" is the theme with the usual full schedule of attractions, shows, food and rides.

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Fun Things to do in Owatonna this Summer