PO Box 1097, 2101 15th Avenue NW, Willmar Minnesota 56201
320-231-5114 Toll Free: 800-722-1151
Ridgewater College is one of the largest two-year colleges in outstate Minnesota with nearly 3,000 full-time students. Both campuses in Willmar and Hutchinson are regional centers in steadily growing counties and have distance learning partnerships.
In addition to offering a broad definition of access to higher learning, Ridgewater College embraces excellence in its curriculum, its staff and faculty, and its learner outcomes. Our students in technical programs currently enjoy a 94% placement rate upon graduation.
Other Education nearby:
(Collegeville) Saint John's University
05/20 Coming to The Willmar area
Minnesota Alpaca Festival Owatonna MN April13-14 The halter show has over 500 alpacas in the most astonishing array of colors. Award winning fleece will be on display throughout the weekend! This is also a shopping extravaganza.
Scott-Carver Thresher's Annual Swap Meet Jordan MN May4-5 Antique car, tractor, farm equipment and machinery for consignment and auction.
Tater Daze Brooklyn Park MN June13-16 Brooklyn Park Tater Daze is a unique festival where residents pay homage to the humble potato. Early settlers discovered that potatoes flourished in the flat, sandy soil of the area.
Craft Brew Fest Winnebago MN June29 Craft Brew Fest is a festival dedicated to the enjoyment of craft beer. Over 50 different beers from some great craft breweries will be available for sampling.
Henderson Sauerkraut Days Henderson MN June28-30 Activities include a Car Cruise, Tractor Ride, Kiddie Parade, Car Show, Softball Tourney, Miss Henderson Coronation, Mini Rods, Live Music Outdoors, Cabbage Toss, World Champion Kraut Eating Contest.
Stockyard Days New Brighton MN August4-12 A softball tournament, a kiddie parade and movie night, a Grande Parade, two street dances with top name bands, fireworks, car show and swap meet, a karoake contest, a duck race and 3 days of food and craft vendors at Long Lake Regional Park.