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Adams turns 150 years old

Community planning big celebration for the summer.

Posted: Jan. 30, 2018 5:03 PM

ADAMS, Minn. – A southern Minnesota town is beginning its 150th birthday celebration.

Adams in Mower County was officially founded on January 30, 1868 and a Sesquicentennial Kickoff was held on Sunday. The community of roughly 800 people is located about 15 miles southeast of Austin, just five miles north of the Iowa/Minnesota border.

The full Sesquicentennial Celebration is set for June 8.

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