Harvest Moon Wine and Beer Tasting Festival

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Fun for Adults (21+) at Moondance!

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Vendor Applications

If you are interested in having an exhibition or beverage/food booth at Harvest Moon Festival, please call 218-836-1055.

Moondance Events
P.O. Box 969
Walker, MN 56484

Chase on the Lake


Lake and Country Inn


Gray Duck Minnesota Made


Lupulin Brewing

10th Annual Moondance Harvest Moon Festival Scheduled for September 16, 2023!

Taste & Enjoy 150+ Craft Beers, Wines & Spirits then Vote for Your Favorite. Live Music, Contests, Great Food, Crafts & More!

Fall in Northern Minnesota is something to savor. Join us at Moondance for our Harvest Moon Festival - a truly unique beer and wine tasting festival with live entertainment. The fall colors at Moondance are amazing and Moondance is all about fun, so we have combined them all into one! Over 3,000 people attended last year's event. Come for just the day or make it a weekend and stay in our campgrounds or one of the nice hotels or resorts nearby and hit one of the Harvest Moon restaurant pairings for a special meal on Friday night!

2022 Schedule

Friday Night

2:00 pm

Early Camping Opens


5:00-6:30 pm
Friday Night Special Olympic Fundraiser & Harvest Moon Kick-off at Wilbur's in Walker

A $10 donation includes a brat, chips & tastings of wines, spirits and craft beer. Drawings for free Harvest Moon tickets. Discount Harvest Moon Tickets for sale. Come join the fun!

This event is sponsored by Wilbur's, Piggy's BBQ & Moondance Events



10:00 am

Camping Opens

2:30 -11:00 pm (on the 1/2 hour)

Moondance Shuttle Bus

  • Runs from Bill Hansen Realty corner in Walker to Moondance and back.

3:00 pm

Festival Opens

  • Great Food
  • Craft Vendors


Games & Contests Begin

  • All Access Pass to Games - $20
  • Corn Hole, Ladder Game, Poker Yard Dice, Putting Green Quarter Drop & Toilet Paper Plunger

3:00 - 5:00 pm


6:00 - 8:00 pm

Axe Throwing

5:00 - 7:30 pm

Craft Beer, Wine & Spirit Tasting

  • Best in show voting
  • Awards at 7:30

Music & Dancing in the MDJ Saloon

7:00 - 10:00 pm - Teddy Arunski


Camping, Lodging & Transportation

  • Camping at Moondance is open at 2pm on Friday or at 10am Saturday at Gate #1 - Order Online or Call 218-836-1055 or purchase at the gate
  • If camping is not your thing check out these other great area lodging options at the Leech Lake Area Chamber of Commerce.
Harvest Moon Beer & Wine Tasting Shuttle