Thank you to all who came out on Saturday, September 19, 2015 for the 12th annual Wild Rice Festival! Wild Rice Festival

This video was made by Robert Rice, owner of Pow Wow Grounds Cafe in Minneapolis. Every year the Little Earth Ricing Camp he started guides young Native Americans in learning the traditional wild rice harvesting methods.

Great Southern Bank logoWe were delighted to once again have
Pow Wow Grounds Cafe and Gibbs Farm at our event!

We were also happy to have Great Southern Bank as sponsor,
with additional sponsorship support by our friends at Half Price Books and the Friends of Roseville Parks!

HPB-red-logoSoon we’ll post some photos from this year’s event. The schedule of entertainment, demonstrations, activities and exhibits for the 2015 Festival is on the Programming page. Naturally there was be FOOD! Please note however, there was no pancake breakfast this year.
Check out the Food! page for all the details.


Consider being a valued Sponsor for the 2016 Wild Rice Festival! Contact us and we’ll talk about the possibilities!

VOLUNTEERS are always needed and most welcome, not just at the
Wild Rice Festival!
If interested, please contact Roseville Volunteer Coordinator
Kelly O’Brien, (651) 792-7028. Thanks!

HANC logo with clear backgroundHarriet Alexander Nature Center
2520 N. Dale Street, Roseville, Minnesota 55113