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Pine River Summerfest

August 2, 2018
Samantha Dabill, 6, pets a Tegu lizard from Argentina as a zookeeper from the Minnesota Zoomobile talks about the animals she brought to the Pine River Bank, July 28.
'Skol Pine River': Summerfest goes purple, gold
August 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 26, 2018
Miss Pine River royalty invites everyone to buy a "Skol Pine River Summerfest" button to help support this annual Pine River festival. Buttons are $2 each and offer a number of free and specially priced items. Buttons are available at a number of Pine River businesses and at the Information Center. Submitted Photo
Pine River Summerfest: Parade is Saturday
July 26, 2018 - 6:00am
Pictured are cast members from Brainerd Community Theatre’s upcoming musical “Church Basement Ladies.” From left: Sharon Hartley, Nicole Rothleutner, Erik Paulson, Mary Aalgaard and Barb McColgan. Submitted Photo
Calendar of events: July 26-Aug. 4, 2018
July 26, 2018 - 5:30am
July 23, 2018
Children waited to spring into action as candy-laden fire trucks rolled through the Summerfest Parade last summer. Echo Journal File Photo
Pine River Summerfest events on tap July 25-29
July 23, 2018 - 6:00am
July 19, 2018
Look for the Pine River Summerfest medallion
July 19, 2018 - 3:00am
July 9, 2018
Pine River Summerfest buttons on sale
July 9, 2018 - 9:30am
August 10, 2017
It takes a lot of volunteers a lot of work to put on the annual Summerfest Rhubarb Festival. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
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Grim's Grub: Behind the scenes at the Rhubarb Festival
August 10, 2017 - 7:00am
August 7, 2017
Children waited to spring into action as candy-laden fire trucks rolled through the Summerfest Parade. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Sun shines on Summerfest
August 7, 2017 - 2:01pm
Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Children waited to spring into action as candy-laden fire trucks rolled through the Summerfest Parade.
Pine River Summerfest photos
August 7, 2017 - 9:50am
July 29, 2017
We showed up at the high school, wedged ourselves into our black and gold wool uniforms and climbed aboard the non-air-conditioned yellow school bus. We were all sweating profusely when we arrived at the forming grounds. Other school bands were unloading and sweat poured from the band members' brows as they pulled out their drums, tubas, saxophones and clarinets. Illustration
The Last Windrow: On parades and hot days
July 29, 2017 - 11:00am
July 27, 2017
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Kade Schneider, Pine River, found the hidden Summerfest medallion under an electric camping plug-in box at the Cass County Fairgrounds in Pine River. His brother, Elijah, helped him find the medallion.
Summerfest Medallion found
July 27, 2017 - 8:00am
These happy parade watchers were photographed while watching the 2016 SummerFest parade in Pine River, MN. File photo.
Pine River Summerfest runs Thursday-Saturday - Parade is Saturday
July 27, 2017 - 4:00am
July 26, 2017
Minnesota author to have signed books at Summerfest
July 26, 2017 - 6:00am
July 24, 2017
Pine River Summerfest will run Wednesday-Sunday, July 26-30. Buttons are on sale now.
Pine River Summerfest events schedule listed - Event runs July 26-30
July 24, 2017 - 8:00am
July 18, 2017
Visiting royalty from Pequot Lakes on their float wave at the crowds in the 2016 Pine River SummerFest parade. File Photo
Pine River Summerfest schedule announced - Event runs July 26-30
July 18, 2017 - 4:00am