Mac-Grove Fest

Join us on September 9 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.  at Groveland Park (corner of St. Clair Ave and Prior Ave S.) to celebrate the businesses, organizations, artists, and residents that make Mac-Grove a great place to live, work, learn and play. Attendees are encouraged to walk, take public transit, or bike to Mac-Grove Fest. Bike racks will be located near the entrance on Sargent & Prior.
Visit local businesses, organizations, and artists at the Mac-Grove Marketplace: Purchase goods, pick up treats, and learn from those working to make this community great!
Don't miss these folks at the 2017 fest:
*asterisk denotes Sponsor
All Energy Solar* · ArtStart · Aspire Chiropractic · Bob Lawrence Insurance Agency · BodyMind Chiropractic Center · Brighter Minds · Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church · Capitol Region Watershed District · City of St. Paul/All-In Recycling · College Nannies and Tutors* · DAVANNI'S/Coffee Bene* · Defining You Pilates and Fitness* · Dr. Jennifer Eisenhuth · Edward Jones Offices of Julian Locke and Brandon Blumenstein* · FairVote MN · Fresh From Joan's Kitchen · Grandma Lucy's Pet Food · Greg's PC Repair & Premium Inks · Groveland Confections · Jean Manrique Fiber Arts · Keller Williams Integrity Realty - The Odd Couple team* · Laura Jeffrey Academy · Longfellow Soap Co. · Natural Ways Chiropractic · Neighborhood Network for Seniors · Norwex · Panache LLC · Rachael Hartzler - Crocus Hill Creatives · Rakhma Homes · Randolph Heights PTA · Renewal By Anderson · St. Paul Chiropractic & Natural Health* · Subway* · The Good Company Realty Group - Coldwell Banker Burnet* · Sweet Pea's Public House · The Good Company Realty Group - Coldwell Banker Burnet* · The Men's Cutting Room at Euphoria Salon · The Rosendale Agency for Farmers Insurance* · Thrivent Financial* · Transition Town · University of St. Thomas* · Vivenne's Joy Foundation · Wet Paint* · Widmer's Supermarket* 

Savor local fare from these food vendors:


Sponsored by All Energy Solar

Get ready to enjoy a fabulous afternoon of music with these great local acts! Bring a blanket & stay a while.

2:00 - 2:45  The Falderals    
3:00 - 3:45  Spirit Trail
4:00 - 4:45  
Capital City Brass Quintet    
5:00 - 5:45  Jerry the Jazz Jiraffe



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  •  Visit with Saint Paul Police and Saint Paul Firefighters!

     Don't miss the Live Kitchen Demonstration with the Saint Paul Fire Department, beginning at 2:00pm!

  • Show your creative spirit with facepainting from Happy Faces! Find them near the kids area during the fest
  • Create art with Wet Paint, located near the music stage during the fest.


  new this year!  

MGCC's Water as Our Resource workshop series will celebrate its grand finale at Mac-Grove Fest! Join us for fun activities and we hope you might learn a thing or two about water conservation and how to deal with MN's predicted  increasingly rainy weather! Learn more about the workshop series here.

The finale will have activities for kids and adults, a prize giveaway for lucky winners and resources and information for managing water on your property.

      • Venture on an eco-scavenger hunt, and learn useful information at every location you find! Visit all locations, and you'll be entered into the prize drawing! Prizes may include: Gift cards to local businesses, rain barrels, 2 hour consultation with a Master Water Steward at your property, and more!
      • Sip and savor the local waters at the pop-up Water Bar! Learn about the history of your water drinking sources, and how the climate may affect water in the future. Sponsored by the Edward Jones Law Offices of Julian Locke and Brandon Blumenstein.
      • Hit a hole-in-one with Putt-Putt golf, all while learning about various environmental ecosystems. 

Thanks to our sponsors for your support - we couldn't do it without you!  

Key Sponsor