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Goodhue's annual Volksfest is the unofficial kick off to a summer full of festivals, fairs and fun. This year the fest falls Friday June 7 to Sunday June 9.


"Volksfest is a welcome fest," said Larry Larsen, one of the event's original founding members.

Created in 1982 on the simple principle that somebody wanted to have a summer festival in Goodhue, Volksfest has survived a near extinction to a now booming comeback.

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Stacy Bengs-Silverberg
Stacy Bengs has been a photojournalist at the Red Wing Republican Eagle since 2010. She holds a bachelors degree in journalism and art from the University of Minnesota.
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