Rosemount's annual festival begins on Friday, June 20th and runs through June 29th. Leprechaun Days has existed in some form since the 1950s and has developed into a wonderful community event with many family-friendly activities. The Leprechaun theme was chosen to honor the many original settlers of Rosemount that came from Ireland.
Highlights of the 10 day festival include the Bluegrass Americana Festival in Central Park which
includes a farmer's market, Rib Feast, bands, and children's
entertainment, the Grand Day Parade and fireworks. The Leprechaun's
Lost Medallion Hunt begins July 23rd with the first clue at 9 AM and
has a $500 cash prize. There are also numerous tournaments such as
whiffle ball, golf and basketball. Younger children will enjoy the
puppet show, hula hoop contest, petting zoo, Trike, Big Wheel and
Scooter Races and kiddie parade. Here is a full calendar of events.
City of Rosemount is located 15 miles south of the Twin Cities bordered
by the Mississppi River. It has a rapidly growing population with
hundreds of homes under development. It boast 23 parks, a Community
Center, award winning schools and a vibrant business community.