Oronoco Gold Rush Days bring thousands to town

The weekend event brings thousands of people to town and all the proceeds go back to Oronoco.

Posted: Aug 18, 2019 11:01 PM
Updated: Aug 18, 2019 11:01 PM

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to the gold rush. no á we're not about to go on oregon trail... but rather to a community right here in southeast minnesota. we're talking about oronoco's "gold rush days." the city closed down blocks for vendors to sell and for people across the country to come and shop for antiques. the weekend event brings about 20á thousand people to town... and all the proceeds go back to oronoco. volunteers dana bergner and lori novak tell us any proceeds made help support different parts of the community like the fire department, vá fáw and fireworks on the fourth of july. and that's (why they are helping put the big weekend on.xxx a lot of what we love about living in this community is provided by downtown oronoco gold rush days. it's my favorite event obviously of the year. and i'm just happy to give back to the community. this is
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