CHISHOLM- The public is invited to celebrate the official grand opening of Minnesota’s newest world class public recreation area, Redhead MTB Park. The main event will take place on Saturday, …
CHISHOLM- The public is invited to celebrate the official grand opening of Minnesota’s newest world class public recreation area, Redhead MTB Park. The main event will take place on Saturday, June 26 at the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm, the official trailhead for the park. MDC will celebrate the official grand opening with a ribbon cutting, press conference, and day of happenings at the trailhead starting at 10 a.m.
To mark the milestone, the Minnesota Discovery Center, City of Chisholm, Chisholm Chamber of Commerce, and Iron Range Off-Road Cyclists are hosting a day-long event at the trailhead from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. with a concert in the MDC outdoor amphitheater at 7 p.m. featuring The Suburbs. Tickets are available online at etix.com or suemclean.com, by phone at 800-514-3849, or are available for purchase at the MDC.
Celebratory events will also take place on Friday, June 25 and Saturday, June 26 in downtown Chisholm. On Sunday, June 27, Redhead fans are invited to Ride the Range at Giants Ridge for a day of music, food, and happenings. Show up at Giants Ridge wearing Redhead merch or gear and receive $10 off your MTB park lift ticket.
A full schedule of events can be found online at mndiscoverycenter.com. Visitors will have access to 40 plus local and statewide vendors, Voyageurs Saunas, food trucks, a beer garden, music, giveaways, a short Redhead documentary release - RECLAIMED, the new 30West Bike Shop, free MDC museum access, and much more.
Allowable uses at Redhead include biking, hiking (on designated trails), and Ebikes. Dogs are allowed but must be on a 6 ft. or shorter leash at all times and cleaned up after.
The Redhead MTB Park grand opening event was made possible by a sponsorship grant from the IRRRB. Redhead MTB Park project was made possible through taxes paid by Minnesota’s mining industry.