Join the fun at a potato festival in your area! Potato festivals celebrate potato farmers and the place the potato has in our diet and economy. Taste new potato recipes at vendors booths, learn about growing potatoes, and join in some fun potato competitions. Find a potato festival or a sweet potato festival in our list or add yours.
Barnesville, Minnesota Potato Days Festival
As Minnesotans, the Barnesville, Minnesota Potato Days Festival in August is where we will be. We'll enjoy two days of potato activities and small town hospitality. Barnesville Potato Days has often been selected as one of the best summer festivals in the nation and every year about 14,000 potato lovers from across the country descend on this town of 2,200 to enjoy family fun. Some of the fun includes:
Celebrations of the tasty sweet potato are also popular reasons for local festivities. Here is a list of a few sweet potato festivals. If you know of others, feel free to add them below.
If there is a potato festival in your community, please post the details here.
Fun With Potatoes - Mr. Potato Head
We know that everyone has a favorite potato recipe because, in most families, potatoes are served several times each week. What are your favorite potato recipes? Share them!
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