When: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
Where: Richfield Community Center, 7000 Nicollet Ave. S.
Cost: Entrance is free. To enter the drawing for the quilt, tickets can be purchased 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the community center. Each ticket is $1, or six for $5 or 10 for $13.
Details: This annual event features two floors of hand crafted items, refreshments and a quilt giveaway. For more information, call 612-861-9385.
The Richfield Farmers Market at Veterans Memorial Park will be closing for the season after Saturday, Oct. 26.
The following is what market-goers can expect on Saturday:
Come help us celebrate the end of the farmers market this season!
We'll have jams & jellies, honey and maple syrup, tamales, all natural beef, cheese and bison products, bread and other baked goods, cookies, pickles and pickled vegetables, plus the last of the season's produce (weather depending, of course!).
The market, which is open from 8 a.m. to noon, accepts EBT cards, WIC vouchers and FMNP checks, Credit/Debit cards.
Richfield Pumpkin Patch
From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 27, bring the family to Veterans Memorial Park for the Second Annual Richfield Pumpkin Patch.
According to an event release from Wheel Fun Rentals:
"Event wristbands are just $19 for kids 3-17 and includes mini-golf, unlimited games, inflatables and a pumpkin. Kid’s $14 wristbands includes everything except mini-golf. Adult wristbands are $9 and $5, and Seniors are free. Schools and groups are welcome to make arrangements for weekday visits; for group reservations please call (612) 861-9348."
For more information, go to: wheelfunrentals.com/theirftp/MNPumpkinPatch/PumpkinPatch2013.htm.
When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
Where: Southtown Center, I-494 and Penn Avenue in Bloomington.
Details: A scarecrow will make balloon animals, a witch will hand out candy, and kids can pick a pumpkin from Southtown’s Pumpkin Patch (one free pumpkin per child while supplies last).
When: 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
Where: Richfield American Legion Post 435, 6501 Portland Ave. S.
Cost: $30 per adult, with an additional adult guest ticket being $20 and $5 for each child.
Details: Members of Richfield High School graduating classes have come together to establish a giving fund to help fellow grads in times of need. The goal of the Saturday event is to raise $10,000 to officially create the nonprofit foundation.
Here are a few more articles from Patch this week that might help fill out your weekend:
- Best Places to Go Trick-or-Treating in the Twin Cities
- Haunted Houses in the Twin Cities
- Pumpkin Patches in the Twin Cities
- Apple Orchards in Minnesota
- Patch Readers Love the Mason Jar...and Salad is Just the Start
- New Homes for Sale in Richfield This Week
- 5 Great Dinner and a Movie Ideas in the Minneapolis Area (Sponsored)
- What's Playing at the Movies This Weekend in Richfield?
Editor's Note: This article was originally published on Oct. 23 and has been updated to include more events happening around town this weekend.