Stiftungsfest bed races to return

Bed races returned to Stiftungsfest for last year’s 150th celebration. This year, on Friday, Aug. 24 this fun and goofy event will once again help kick off the 151st Stiftungsfest weekend.

Teams of up to nine people will compete by pushing their homemade beds down the street. Be one of the first 16 teams to pre-register for this wild and wacky event. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st and 2nd place winners as well as the most creative bed. Complete rules can be found at To register your team, call Lenny Hilgers at (952) 467-2583 or Curt Wilson at (952) 467-3500. File photo