Summer in Hastings
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Hastings is the place to be in Summer! From June through August, there are several outdoor events to choose from, along with miles of bike trails, river activities, boutique shopping, and more.
Historic Hastings Car Shows are on the third Sunday of every month starting in May. Shows run from 11:00 am-4:00 pm. Classic cars from 1985 or before fill 2nd Street in Hastings’ historic downtown.
Heavy Metal Dine-In is an interactive outdoor event hosted at Extreme Sandbox. Adults have the opportunity to operate real excavators, bulldozers & wheel-loaders while young construction fans play on mini excavators. Food trucks and beverages on-site.
Downtown Outdoor Music Series runs every other Friday night from June through September at 6:00-9:00 pm on 2nd Street in downtown Hastings. Enjoy live music from street patios & park-lets, or bring your own chair!
Alexis Bailly Vineyard’s Jazz in the Park is a concert series that is held every Sunday afternoon from May through September weather permitting at Minnesota’s original winery, Alexis Bailly Vineyard.
Hastings Golf Club’s & Hastings Public House Fourth of July Celebration includes a parade, live music & fireworks!
Rivertown Days a citywide summer festival held the 3rd full weekend in July! Enjoy live music from 20+ bands on 3 stages in downtown Hastings along with food trucks, a carnival, an arts & crafts show & lots of kid’s activities around town.
The Little Log House Antique Power Show is held the last full weekend in July and features live music, a tracker pull, a parade, reenactments, food trucks, flea markets, and more.
The LeDuc Concert Series is held every Sunday evening in the month of August on the lawn of The Historic LeDuc Mansion.