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2016 Christmas in Zumbro Falls Ornament

2016 Christmas in Zumbro Falls Ornament. This ornament can be purchased at Rod’s Service Station and at the Christmas in Zumbro Falls event this weekend. … Continue reading

Lefse Demonstration & Bake Sale

Lefse Lovers join us for a holiday treat! Lefse will be sold at the Craft Sale on Friday, December 9th at the VFW from 4:00pm-7:00pm. … Continue reading

Christmas in Zumbro Falls

December 9th All Day – Sign up to win a $25.00 Gift Certificate at Delila’s Café and Catering 9am-4pm – 20% Off Products @ Deb’s … Continue reading

Christmas Craft Sale

Friday, December 9th 4:00pm – 7:00pm Saturday, December 10th 9:00am – 1:00pm Join us this year for our Annual Craft Sale at the VFW! Crafters … Continue reading

Images of “My Town”

Zumbro Falls Photo Contest Attention all Photographers – Camera on! In conjunction with “Christmas in Zumbro Falls” a photo contest will be held to celebrate the … Continue reading

Zumbro Falls is in Wabasha County. We are located at the intersection of State Highways 60 and 63 along the Zumbro River. The river is enjoyed all summer long for canoeing, tubing, fishing and camping. We have a population of 207 and are anticipating more growth. Our community consists of twenty two businesses, a cemetery and two city parks.

Zumbro Falls is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.

Lefse Demonstration & Bake Sale

Lefse Lovers join us for a holiday treat! Lefse will be sold at the Craft Sale on Friday, December 9th at the VFW from 4:00pm-7:00pm.  On Saturday December 10th a Lefse demonstration and sale will take place at Zumbro Falls City Hall from 10:00am-1:00pm. at the Bake sale. We celebrate the 2016 Christmas in Zumbro Falls event; bring your family & friends.

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Christmas in Zumbro Falls

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December 9th

  • All Day – Sign up to win a $25.00 Gift Certificate at Delila’s Café and Catering
  • 9am-4pm – 20% Off Products @ Deb’s Family Salon
  • 11am-9pm – Food Special: Chili Cheese Dog and Soup of the Day @ Delila’s Café and Catering
  • 1-5pm – Open House @ Burr Oak Bed and Breakfast with Dessert Provided – Check Out the Wood Crafts for Sale Too!
  • 4-7pm – Craft Sale @ VFW Hall
  • 4-9pm – Fish Fry @ Delila’s Cafe & Catering
  • 5-6:30pm – Taco Bar @ VFW Hall, Sponsored by the South Troy Youth Group
  • 5-9pm – Shrimp or Fish Special @ Scooter’s Bar & Grill
  • 5:45pm – Meat Raffle and Lottery Give Away @ the Neptune Bar
  • 7-7:30pm – Tree Lighting Ceremony and Guitar Sing-a-long @ Lot Across from City Hall
  • 7-8pm – Cast Your Vote for Photo Contest Winner @ City Hall
  • 7:30-8:30pm – Cookie Decorating and Kid’s Craft @ City Hall
  • 7:30pm – Pool Tournament @ the Neptune Bar
  • 8pm – DJ @ Scooter’s Bar & Grill

December 10th

  • All Day – Hot Drink Specials and Door Prizes @ Scooter’s Bar & Grill
  • All Day – Sign Up to Win a $25.00 Gift Certificate @ Delila’s Café and Catering
  • 8:30am-Noon – Bake Sale @ VFW Hall Sponsored by United Church of Christ
  • 8am-Noon – Enjoy Cookies and Coffee @ Rod’s Service – Enter for Prize Drawing
  • 9am-Noon – Cast Your Vote for Photo Contest Winner @ VFW Hall
  • 9am-1pm – Craft Sale @ VFW Hall
  • 9am-4pm – 20% Off Products @ Deb’s Family Salon
  • 11am-1:30pm – Chili Feed @ City Hall Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary
  • 11am-3:00pm – Vintage Snowmobile Show and Swap Meet (Across from Falls Standard) – Meet Screaming Scott Eilertson
  • 11am-9pm – Food Special: Chili Cheese Dog and Soup of the Day @ Delila’s Café and Catering
  • 11am-9pm – Free Christmas Dessert When You Order a Pizza @ the Local Pizzeria – Sign Up for a Door Prize Too!
  • Noon-2pm – Wreath and Swag Making @ the ZF Fire Hall – While supplies last
  • 1-3pm – Bar Bingo @ the Neptune Bar
  • 1-5pm – Open House @ Burr Oak Bed and Breakfast with Dessert Provided – Check out the Wood Crafts for Sale Too! 1-5pm – Free Horse Drawn Cart Rides
  • 2pm – Kid’s Craft @ VFW Hall Sponsored by the ZF Lionesses
  • 2pm – Ham Chuck with Winners Every 30 Minutes @ Scooters Bar & Grill
  • 3pm – Santa @ the VFW Hall – Candy Bags and Caricature Artist all Sponsored by the ZF Lions Club
  • 5-9pm – Shrimp or Fish Special @ Scooter’s Bar & Grill
  • 6-10pm – Skeeter and the Sundowners, Live Music @ the Neptune Bar

Other Information

  • Images of Zumbro Falls Photo Contest – Entries submitted November 10th – December 7th. Details listed on city website at Zumbrofallsmn.org
  • Medallion Hunt – Wednesday December 7th. $250.00 cash prize sponsored by the Neptune Bar. Clues will be posted daily at the City Hall.
  • Christmas Ornaments and Hats for Sale – Get them at Rod’s Service or the craft sale at the VFW Hall.
  • Christmas Lighting Contest – five best displays of lights within the city limits will each be awarded $100 dollars! Sponsored by the City of Zumbro Falls. Turn your lights on and enjoy the holidays!
  • Download the 2016 Christmas in Zumbro Falls flier for more information.

This festive event is presented by the City of Zumbro Falls. We hope you can enjoy the weekend with us and wish you a very merry Christmas!

Christmas Craft Sale

Christmas Craft SaleFriday, December 9th 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, December 10th 9:00am – 1:00pm

Join us this year for our Annual Craft Sale at the VFW!

Crafters will be featured from your Local Communities. You will find a variety of things for your Christmas shopping including handmade items from wood, grape vine trees, rugs, jewelry, yard art, fairy garden items, American Girl doll clothing, blankets, wine bottle lamps and much more.

Also local representation for Timm Custom Woodworking, Pampered Chef, Tupperware, Post and It Works.

A bake sale by United Church of Christ-Millville

The 2nd Annual Taco Bar at VFW, Sponsored by South Troy Youth Group – $5.00 a person. Friday, December 9th 5:00pm – 6:30pm.

Sign up for door prizes to be given away at the Craft Sale. Drawing at 3:00pm Saturday, December 10th.

Download the Christmas Craft Sale flier for more information.

Images of “My Town”

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Attention all Photographers – Camera on!

In conjunction with “Christmas in Zumbro Falls” a photo contest will be held to celebrate the greatness of the Zumbro Falls area. This includes old photos, new photos, people, places, scenery and seasonal photos. Special photos to tell our story and share where we live!

Contest Information:

  • Contest will begin Nov 10 th , 2016 and run thru Dec. 8 th , 2016
  • All ages – including kids
  • Any photos of Zumbro Falls and the close surrounding area will be accepted. The pictures can be of whatever the photographer/artist chooses to celebrate the Zumbro Falls people and area
  • You may enter multiple photos, with or without captions – example: dates, locations or other pertinent information
  • Photo size –  8X10
  • No Frames or Matted photos
  • Submitted photos will be displayed at City Hall at the Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony Friday evening Dec. 9, 2016 and at the VFW during the craft sale Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016
  • Winning pictures will be selected by people’s choice.
  • Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place
  • A digital copy can be emailed to srdeobald@embarqmail.com with contact information (an 8 X10 will be printed) or an 8 X 10 dropped off at Rod’s Service with contact information thru Dec. 8th, 2016
  • Disclaimer – Once photographs/images are submitted, the City of Zumbro Falls retains rights for usage.  What this means is your picture may be on a poster, calendar, advertising or used in other ways to represent Zumbro Falls.
  • Photos will not be returned.

Download the Images of “My Town” Photo Contest flier for more information.

Get your Lights On

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Our contest awards the best outdoor Christmas lighting and decorations display!  Entry is simple… no forms… no calls… just turn your lights on in the evenings of Decebmer 7th through the 9th and you are entered!  Entries are judged on workmanship, originality, color, proportion, elegance and suitability for Christmas.

CONTEST RULES:

  • Open to all within the city limits of Zumbro Falls.
  • Outdoor lighting and decorations will be judged.
  • Anyone who wants to participate, (residents or businesses) should turn their lights on during the evenings of December 9th to December 7th through December 9th.  If your lights are on, you are entered into the contest.
  • Participants agree to have their names announced and photos of their homes displayed on the city website ZumbroFallsmn.org
  • Winners notified by mail and names posted on the window at City Hall.

Sponsored by the City of Zumbro Falls

Building Permits Reminder

Zumbro Falls City Residents – Friendly reminder… Flat Fee Building Permits are required for installing/replacing the following projects: AC Units $35, Furnace Units $35, Hot Water Heater $35, Re-roof Permit $35, Residing Permit $35, Window & Door Replacement 1-5 $35, 6 or more: $5 per additional window/door. This includes the $10 Application Fee.   Building Permits for Basement Finishing/Remodel and all other building projects require a permit based on the project cost along with the $10 Application Fee. Applications for all Building Permits can be printed from the City Website, completed and returned to the Zumbro Falls Planning & Zoning Administrator, call Jason 507-753-3039. For complete Building Permit information you can view the 2016 Municipal Schedule of Fees located on the Planning and Zoning page.

Zumbro Falls Vintage Sled & Swap

Plan now to attend the Zumbro Falls Vintage Sled & Swap on December 10, 2016. Special guest, Screamin Scott Eilertson! The Sled & Swap is included with the Christmas in Zumbro Falls event, scheduled for December 9-10, 2016.

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Mazeppa-Zumbro Falls Messenger

newpaperThe Mazeppa-Zumbro Falls Messenger is a monthly paper that features local people, places and events.  It is delivered free to individuals residing in 55956 and 55991 postal zip codes.  Subscriptions are available for individuals outside of the area and can be obtained by contacting the Business and Subscription office, PO Box 125, Dennison, MN 55018 or calling 507-951-7417.