Minnesota Discovery Center’s annual Bands, Brews & BBQ returns on select Thursdays throughout the Summer beginning on June 6th until August 29th. Enjoy music from area musicians along with some top of the line BBQ prepared by The Rustic Pig! The event is FREE to attend, meals however must be purchased at the pavilion.

Their full summer line-up is scheduled and features a variety of genres that everyone can enjoy. So, whether you are spending the day on their trolley ride tour & museum or are coming in from a ride on The Redhead MTB Park, this is one of the best ways to close out an evening; music, drinks & BBQ on the scenic Minnesota Discovery Center campus!

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Bands Brews & BBQ Schedule


  • June 6th – Mel Annala
  • June 20th – Jake Birdseye
  • June 27th – Horse Fzce


  • July 11th – R&B
  • July 18th – Reggie Ducote at 5PM & Hibbing City Band 7PM


  • August 8th – Rich & Germaine
  • August 15th – Shagawa Shorty
  • August 22nd – Paul Lawrence
  • August 29th – Ryder Grove

Want to see more upcoming events at Minnesota Discovery Center or check out what else they offer?

Visit their official website and discover what’s coming up!

Would you like to see more upcoming events & news in the Chisholm area?

Visit us at our Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce website for more!