Dakota County Historical Society
To preserve, interpret and promote the history of Dakota County.

Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: Sibley Historic Site, Dupuis House
Fees/RSVP: $20 per person ($15 for DCHS or MNHS members).

Have a drink with your friends and the Dakota County Historical Society as you learn about Minnesota’s history. This series offers fascinating stories of historic people, places, and events in a unique and intimate setting. Admission includes one free drink ticket and a cash bar for visitors that includes beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.

October's presentation will be "History of Minnesota Gophers Sports" by Ryan K. Barland. This evening will feature Minnesota Gophers sports history as visitors hear some of the best stories from the last 140 years. You will also view rarely seen highlights and photographs from the Minnesota Historical Society collection.

Mendota After Hours is a monthly event that takes place on the second Friday of each month from May thru October. The site will open at 5:30 p.m. for a social gathering, with the presentation starting at 6:00 p.m. Light food and beverages will be available, including a cash bar.

Must be 21+ to receive a free drink ticket, or to purchase alcoholic beverages. Proof of age will be required before a drink ticket and / or beverage is purchased.

Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions in the notes section below.

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