Wild Rice Festival

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Harriet Alexander Nature Center
2520 Dale Street North, Roseville, MN 55113

Wild Rice Festival Covid Safety Sheet

A celebration of wild rice, Native American culture and the Minnesota fall season

Free entertainment, exhibits and activities in 2021 include:

  • Children's games and activities: Village Games, Language learning activities, build a bird feeder
  • Hands-on apple cider pressing
  • Native American flute playing by Jeff Chapman and Bobb Fantauzzo
  • Traditional wild rice harvesting demonstrations
  • Gibbs Farm tipi and activities
  • Craft demonstrations
Food concessions: Pow Wow Grounds, Finer Meats and Eats, and Kettle Mania.

As usual, there is no admission charge.

Please visit the Wild Rice Festival website for all the up-to-the-minute details, including the complete schedule of events and activities. 


The Wild Rice Festival is presented by volunteers supporting the Harriet Alexander Nature Center. Proceeds from the event support the Nature Center (a part of the Roseville Parks and Recreation Department) and its mission of environmental education and outdoor recreation.