Annual Benefit

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You’re invited to… 


Please join us on the evening of Sunday, September 11th for our annual Harvest Social to celebrate “healthy foods, local farmers.” Enjoy abundant farm-to-table appetizers, signature cocktails, silent and live auctions, and an exclusive performance in the historic Mill City Museum train shed.

To honor the 100th Anniversary of our National Parks:

NPR’s Kevin Kling will present an exclusive performance featuring the Mississippi River- the National Park in our backyard. This event will sell out.

Please RSVP by August 31st


Our annual fundraiser supports our mission: “to inspire and nurture a healthy community by building a local, sustainable, and organic food economy in a vibrant educational marketplace” Funds raised benefit our educational programming. To learn more about our educational programming initiatives, see our 2016 Report to the Community


Annual Benefit Silent Auction Items

Our Fund-A-Need Auction supports our FARMERS! 

We created a mini grant program to support our farmers with the funds raised from our Annual Benefit Fund a Need. In 2015, we awarded 12 grants totaling over $20,600. We have already awarded 7 grants in 2016 for over $13,800.


Annual Benefit for Farmer Grants


Harvest Ticket $125

4:00 – 7:00 pm.

Includes abundant farm to table appetizers, signature cocktails, silent and live auctions, and exclusive performance by Kevin Kling.


Social Ticket $50

NEW this year, for guest 30 years and under.

5:30 – 7:00 pm.

Includes appetizers, two drink tickets, silent and live auctions, and exclusive performance by Kevin Kling.


To buy tickets online, please complete the form below in the yellow box.

To buy tickets or donate via mail, send a check, phone number and email contact information to our office at: Mill City Farmers Market, 704 S 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401.


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If you are unable to join us, please consider donating online – HERE 


Thank you for your ongoing support of the Mill City Farmers Market. 

For questions, please contact us at or 612-341-7580


Annual Benefit Committee

CLICK HERE To view photos from last years’ event


THANK YOU to the 2016 Benefit Committee:

 Susie Greenberg, Marissa Onheiber, Leslie Pilgrim, Lisa Romanowski,

Sarah Riley, Nel Rukavina,

 Mary Racciatti, Susie Goldstein, Nancy Solhaug