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17th Annual CHUM Rhubarb Festival

Date: Saturday, June 26 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Venue: 230 E Skyline Pkwy, Duluth, MN 55811-2711, United States

The annual CHUM Rhubarb Festival returns this year both in-person and online. The week-long celebration takes place from June 20-26. During that week, several local community partners will offer special rhubarb-themed meals and treats, including At Sara’s Table, Sir Benedict’s Tavern, Love Creamery, and more. See the entire list on the CHUM website.
On June 26th CHUM hosts a community carnival at First United Methodist Church, also known as the Coppertop, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Social distancing and all Minnesota Health Department protocols will be observed. The carnival will have activities for the kids, rhubarb treats, and Rhubarb Festival gear for sale.
At 3:00 p.m., the CHUM Rhubarb Festival will continue online with a Livestream featuring performances by local musicians, gardening and cooking tips, and a look at how CHUM has adapted to the pandemic. There will also be an online auction starting June 25th and ending the 26th with baskets donated by CHUM Congregations.
Look for rhubarb-themed treats all around Duluth along with Rhubarbara in a Duluth Rhubarbara hunt. The longest leaf and largest stalk contest winners will be announced during the Livestream along with Rhubarb Trivia. Links to all Rhubarb Festival fun can be found at
The CHUM Rhubarb Festival is an annual fundraiser to support CHUM’s mission. Help us meet our goal of $50,000 by making a gift today at Or mail your donation to CHUM: 102 W. 2nd Street, Duluth, MN 55802.