Pioneerland Band Festival

(Benson MN-) Benson's 32nd annual Pioneerland Band Festival takes place Friday. 12 bands will be performing this year, including, and in this order: Litchfield, Waconia, Alexandria, Champlin Park, St. Cloud Solar Sound, Bemidji, Sartell-St. Stephen, Dassel-Cokato, Maple Grove, Fergus Falls, Richfield and Foley. The band festival always takes place on June 14th, Flag Day, and the parade starts at 630 p.m. and follows the traditional route, ending at Benson High School.