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Annual Ely MN Fall Harvest Moon Festival

Ely MN Harvest Moon FestivalThe Harvest Moon Festival, which takes place the first weekend after Labor Day in Whiteside Park. This is a three day festival filled with arts and crafts, food, live entertainment and activities to share with family and friends of all ages. Over 10,000 people come to enjoy the beautiful fall weather and the fun and activities of this event.

Shop a delightful mix of original art and crafts from over 125 local and regional artists and craftsmen. Select from functional and decorative pottery, hand turned wooden bowls, Native American art and bead work, paintings, leather and lots more! Enjoy demonstrations by some of the craftsman, an interactive naturalist’s program for children and adults alike, book signing by local authors and musical storytelling for children. Listen to the music of local performers as you weave through the booths to find that perfect piece for your home or that unique gift for a loved one.

The Harvest Moon Festival is the first weekend after Labor Day in September. Hours are Friday 10 am - 5 pm, Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, and Sunday 10 am - 3 pm. There is no charge for admission.