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YMCA hosts 2017 Prairie Burn Music Festival September 16

Hudson, WI—The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, will co-host the third annual Prairie Burn Music Festival with the Royal Credit Union Foundation on September 16 at Camp St. Croix in Hudson, Wisconsin.

This one-of-a-kind event will feature music on three stages, camping hosted by REI, and activities for all ages and interests, including counselor-led camp games, rides on a giant swing and hayride tractor, access to the archery range and climbing tower, and an option to join in clogging, hula and swing dance lessons.

This year’s musical lineup includes Cloud Cult, Koo Koo Kanga Roo, The Honeydogs, The Ericksons, The Bootlicker Stringband, Afton, Wailing Loons, Hamdog, Dusty Heart, Prairie Fire Lady Choir, Julia Floberg & Company, Ruben, The Hawthorn Collection and special programming from 89.3 The Current. A variety of food trucks will join the festivities, and Rush River Brewing will create and present several custom brews.

Who: YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities and Royal Credit Union Foundation
 
What: Prairie Burn Music Festival
 
When: Saturday, September 16, 2017
 
Where: YMCA Camp St. Croix at 532 County Road F in Hudson, WI 54016
 
Tickets: Tickets available online at ymcamn.org/prairieburn. Adult tickets are only $35. Two kids 15 and under enter free with every adult. Individuals can attend the Prairie Burn Music Festival for free when they volunteer at the event. More details are available at ymcamn.org/prairieburn or on Facebook


About the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities is a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Established 161 years ago, the Ys provide life-strengthening services across the greater Twin Cities metro region, southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin communities. The 29 Y locations and program sites, seven overnight camps, 10 day camps, and more than 90 child care sites engage more than 350,000 men, women and children of all ages, incomes and backgrounds.

About the Royal Credit Union Foundation
The Royal Credit Union Foundation (Foundation) was established in 2013 to create a positive impact in the communities Royal Credit Union serves. The Foundation exists to improve the lives of Royal’s Members and their neighbors by funding impactful and lasting projects. The Foundation supports organizations located in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Currently, it has awarded over $2.3 million in grants.