Garlic Festival Driving Directions

Mcleod County Fairgrounds are located at:
840 Century Ave. SW, Hutchinson, MN 55350

Please Note:  Construction on Hwy. 15 south of Hutchinson is complete and the road is open.

 If you’re coming in from the north on Hwy 15, or from the east on Hwy 7, and you see a detour at the intersection of these two highways, it’s just because they didn’t get the signs down in time.
**** DON’T TAKE the DETOUR! ****
Follow the directions below through Hutchinson and you’ll be fine.

West from Minneapolis
Go west on HWY 7, turn left on HWY 15. Drive south on HWY 15 through Hutchinson’s Main Street. When you reach McDonald’s, turn right (west) at the stoplight onto Century Ave. Go approximately .75 miles, the fairgrounds is on your left. Enter through the main gate.

South from St. Cloud
Drive south on HWY 15 through Hutchinson’s Main Street. When you reach McDonald’s, turn right (west) at the stoplight onto Century Ave. Go approximately .75 miles, the fairgrounds is on your left. Enter through the main gate.

Please Note:  Construction on Hwy. 15 south of Hutchinson is complete.  If they didn’t get all the detour signs removed, you should be able to ignore them.

North from New Ulm
From HWY 15 South, turn left (west) at the third stoplight (McDonald’s) onto Century Ave. Go approximately .75 miles, the fairgrounds is on your left. Enter through the main gate.

From Buffalo Lake/Hector Area on HWY 212
Continute east on HWY 212, take a left (north) on HWY 15. From HWY 15 South, turn left (west) at the third stoplight (McDonald’s) onto Century Ave. Go approximately .75 miles, the fairgrounds is on your left. Enter through the main gate.