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rotary corn feedRotary Annual Corn Feed

Date: Thursday, August 16th

Time: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Location: Burlington Northern Park

Description: Come & Enjoy the Rotary Corn and Chicken Feed. 


kruzin 4 kidsKruzin 4 Kids Bike Rally

Date: Saturday, August 18th

Time: Registration at 9:30 - 11:30 am.
Ride leaves at noon and returns between 5:00 & 6:00

Location: Wadena Elks Lodge

Description: Kruzin For Kids Bike Rally.  All proceeds benefit childrens charities. Meal, Silen and Live Auctions.  Wayne Wren Band. All Bikes are welcome - bike not required to attend

Fees/Admission: $15

pioneer daysEngland Prairie Annual Pioneer Days

Date: Fri. August 24 - Sun. August 26

Time: Events start on Friday at 3:00 pm.
7:30 am on Saturday & Sunday

Location: 14229 Co Rd 1  Verndale, MN

Description: Friday is free admission. Blind Tractor race & Barrel race, Music by Stoney Brook Band
Saturday - Antique Tractor Pull, Kiddie Coin Hunt, Parade, Wayne Renn Band w/ Threshers Breakfast.
Sunday - Kiddie Coin Hunt, Parade, Lawn Mower Pull, Bingo and more. Will also have Free Barrel Train Rides, Playground, Rope Making, Birdhouse Building, etc. 

Fees/Admission: FREE!

dueling pianosDueling Pianos Comedy & Entertainment

Date: Friday, August 24th

Time: 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Wadena VFW

Description: Come out and see Dueling Pianos Comedy and Entertainment.

Fees/Admission: FREE!

Contact Information: 218-632-6951 - Cody Boyer

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Wadena Senior Center

The Wadena Senior Center is located at 220 S. Jefferson and their phone number is 218-631-4077. The Senior Center has many handcrafted items for sale such as quilts, baby blankets, doll clothes, and much more. There are activities every month. They play cards games, Farkel, and there is a monthly casino trip to Mahnomen.

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Buckwheat Growers Association

Buckwheat Growers Association is a feed store that carries organic and transitional seed. Their seed is non GMO. They carry whole grain and minerals. They are located at 206 SE Aldrich Ave. and their phone number is 218-631-9212.

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: chamber@wadenacoc.com