Monday, December 19, 2016

Upcoming Events at the River's Edge Convention Center

Coming up in 2017 are several events at the St. Cloud River’s Edge Convention Center. Offering resources on weddings, recreational activities, farming, and more, make sure that you don’t miss out!

St. Cloud School District 742 Expo

January 7, 2017 – 9 AM to Noon

Expand your knowledge about the school district at this year’s St. Cloud Area School District 742 Education Expo. There will be activities and exhibits covering everything from early childhood development to area universities and colleges. Students of all ages and their parents will enjoy:
  • The Riddler’s Escape Room
  • Airmaxx Bounce House
  • On-site Interviews and Job Fair
  • Minneapolis Crayola Experience
  • A Firetruck, Police Car, and School Bus  
  • Much, Much More!

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January 15, 2017 – 10 AM to 12 PM

Twice a year, the St. Cloud Wedding Expo connects couples with an incredible network of wedding industry specialists that can make your wedding planning an exciting time. With over 80 professional businesses present, you will get a chance to experience the newest trends in wedding d├ęcor, themes, and fashion. Join us in January to begin planning your dream wedding. For ticket information, visit the St. Cloud Wedding Expo.

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January 21, 2017 – 2 PM to 5 PM

If you consider yourself a beer connoisseur, get ready for a special treat this January. The River’s Edge Convention Center will host the fifth annual St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour. With over 250 different beers from 60 local breweries and 15 cideries, there will be a plethora of cold ones for you to choose from. For a preview of beers to come, take a look at the list of breweries attending.

The 29th Annual Sportsmen’s Show
February 10-12, 2017

For the outdoor enthusiasts out there, the Sportsmen’s Show will be back in February with the best of the best for all things recreational. With top-of-the-line fishing boats, tech-driven camping and fishing gear, and the latest campers and trailers, the hardest part will be waiting for the return of fairer weather! Whether you picked up a new hobby or are hoping to gain more skills and resources, the Sportsmen’s Show will feature excellent hunting and fishing seminars that will be useful for the whole family. For a complete schedule and information on tickets, visit

St. Cloud Boat Show
February 17-19, 2017

Looking to upgrade or replace your boat this year? Central Minnesota’s most popular dealers will be on exhibit this February at the Convention Center for the St. Cloud Boat Show.Boats for every lifestyle - from canoes to pontoons - will be on display. Compare models, dealers, and prices to make your best purchase. Don’t forget to check out the best docks, lifts, and other accessories available in the area.   

PleasureLand Camp & Travel Show
February 23-26, 2017

This year marks the 46th annual PleasureLand RV Camp and Travel Expo. Free to the public, there will be over 100 campers, RV’s and trailers on display. Visit the exhibits of area campgrounds and start planning your summer getaways around the state. Check out last year’s recap of the event to learn more.

The Central Minnesota Farm Show
February 28 - March 2, 2017 – 9 AM to 4 PM

The Central Minnesota Farm Show features a wonderful variety of educational opportunities in the farming industry and the agricultural field. Explore special offers and products, as well as network with farmers and agricultural educators from across the state. For event details or to sign up as a volunteer, visit the Central Minnesota Farm Show page at the St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce website.

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The Central Minnesota Builders Association Home Show
March 10-12, 2017
A homeowner’s dream event, the CMBA Home Show will feature hundreds of vendors to help with your home building dreams as well as seminars on home planning, landscaping, and the Kids Building Project. The Home Show will also feature gardening tips from KARE 11’s Bobby Jensen, who has decades of experience in environmental services and landscaping. To register for a booth or for more event details, visit the CMBA Homeshow page.

Don’t miss out on the events happening in central Minnesota this winter. There is always something new to learn and explore going on at the River’s Edge Convention Center!