Explore Celebration Events

There is so much to do during the Defeat of Jesse James Days! Dig into the various events going on at any time.

Watch the Historic Re-Enactment

Come watch our authentic replica of the botched bank robbery on Northfield First National Bank in 1876. Our re-enactments are world renowned.

See the Rodeo

This PRCA sanctioned rodeo is comprised of five generations over 75 years. They are known around the country for providing rodeos with high quality stock and great professionalism.

Bands Playing Under the Bigtop

Bridge Square – Water Street – Big top event tent – Button required for music acts.

The DJJD Committee invites you to a Reception

Vanessa Gonzalez - 2018 Minneapolis Aquatennial Queen of the Lakes, Aquatennial Ambassador Organization. The DJJD Committee invites you to a Reception to congratulate Vanessa and Aquatennial dignitaries. Friday, May 11, 2018, 5:00PM with a program at 6:00PM The Grand...