Saturday marks the beginning of the gun deer season in Minnesota. For those who don't partake, Owatonna will once again offer a number of attractions for this weekend. Here's a list of the craft and bake sales coming up.

  • The Owatonna Hospital Auxiliary has their Holiday Bazaar Friday 9-4 and Saturday 8-2PM at the hospital.
  • Owatonna Catholic Daughters of the Americas' Fall Bazaar and holiday Bake sale will be at the Sacred Heart Parish Center from 9:30-1PM.
  • A number of area churches will have their Charity Bazaar on Saturday from 8:30-1:30PM at the Steele County Community Center.
  • Our Savior's Lutheran of Owatonna has a Craft Sale on Saturday from 7:30-2PM.
  • The Eagle Club will host a Craft and Bake Sale on Saturday from 9-2PM.
  • The ECFE Bazaar and Bake Sale is at the Roosevelt School on Saturday from 9-2PM
  • There will be an Artisan Trunk Show at Brooktree on Friday from 9-7PM and Saturday from 8-2PM.
  • A Wine Tasting will take place Master's Bar and Grill on Friday from 5-7PM.
  • The Elk's Craft Sale is Saturday from 8-1:30PM
  • The Owatonna Arts Center hosts their Pastimes Art and Fine Craft Sale on Thursday 5-7PM, Friday from 9-7PM and Saturday from 9-3PM.
  • St. Joseph's Church has their Extravaganza on Saturday from 8:30-3:30PM and Sunday 9-11:30AM.
  • The Christmas For Veterans will be at Trinity Lutheran Church on Saturday from 8:30-3:30PM.

You can learn more at the Owatonna Business Partnership web page.

There are also a number of OBP businesses that are giving you a chance to win prizes. Cindy Stelter of the Owatonna Business Partnership offers details: