The Ryder Cup is in full swing. Hazeltine is full of action and will continue to be throughout the weekend.
If you are looking to celebrate but don’t want to head to the course check out downtown Excelsior and the Ryder Cup Block Party. The party started at noon today and will continue until tomorrow night. Kowalski’s Market will have a grill; there will be a Bean bag tournament to beat ALS and a Taste of the Lake Local Restaurant Food Booth both today and tomorrow. Saturday will have Yoga 4 Golf and a raffle drawing added to the fun along with a TEAM USA Fireworks display. If you want to watch the tournament while you are at the party just take a look at the JumboTron that will be there.
Where: Water Street, Excelsior
When: Friday and Saturday 12pm - 10pm
Oktoberfest is also this weekend. Several bars and breweries are having celebrations. One you might want to visit is Lord Fletchers. They will be having beer, German food and live music including their headliner - World According to GARTH, The nation’s #1 tribute band to Garth Brooks.
Where: Lord Fletcher’s Old Lake Lodge - 3746 Sunset Dr., Spring Park, MN 55384
When: Saturday, October 1st – 3pm to 8pm
Price: $18 – no cover for the after party at the Oar House
More Information: https://www.lordfletchers.com/event/oktoberfest/