Resort Recreation: Vergas Maple Syrup Festival

Who doesn’t love maple syrup? Drive over from East Silent Lake Resort to Vergas Event Center for the Vergas Maple Syrup Festival on Saturday April 12th! There is a pancake feed from 8am-1pm at the Vergas Event Center. Enjoy delicious pancakes with real maple syrup, homemade sausage, juice, and coffee. The cost is $8.00 for adults and $4.00 for children 12 years old and under. There will also be a Maple Syrup booth in the Vergas Event Center, and a children’s Easter Egg Hunt at the Vergas Assisted Living from 11am-12pm. Receive a free maple sapling with breakfast to take home and plant and enjoy maple milk shakes for $2 during the festival. Come enjoy the day in Vergas!

There will also be the 10th Annual 5K Syrup Run. Registration is at 8am at Billy’s Corner Bar in Vergas and the race will start at 9am. Registration fee is $20.00 pre-registered or $25.00 day of race (pre-registation is accepted until April 8, 2014). The registration fee includes EITHER a run t-shirt or the pancake breakfast. Follow this link for the entry form: Mail entry form and fee to Julie@City Office, PO Box 32, Vergas MN 56587. (Make checks available to Vergas Community Club) Please be sure to sign your registration form. Also there will be medals awarded to the top 3 finishers at Billy’s after the event for all male and female age groups.

For more information visit the Vergas web page at:

Vergas Maple Syrup Festival