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December 19, 2018, Wednesday - The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell | Dedication Ceremony

Time: 6 PM – 7 PM

Location: Wells Fargo Mpls WinterSkate, 1382 Willow Street

The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell | Dedication Ceremony

The Minneapolis Downtown CouncilWells Fargo and the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans invite you to The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell unveiling and dedication ceremony in Loring Park. The celebration will honor past and present military members and inspire future veterans of Minnesota.

Stop by on Wednesday, December 19 from 6-8 pm, enjoy FREE skating and complimentary skates on site, and ring The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell in honor of past, present and future members of our Armed Forces.

About The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell:

The 255 lb. bronze bell was cast by The Verdin Company with dog tags, medals and other military memorabilia collected from Minnesota veterans. After the unveiling ceremony, the Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell will be mounted on a small trailer so it can travel across the state for years to come, creating outreach and awareness opportunities for veterans, active service members and military families. 

As Minnesota’s third largest private employer and a Minnesota Yellow Ribbon Company, Wells Fargo sponsored the casting of The Spirit of Minnesota Tribute Bell to honor Minnesota veterans. This sustainable mobile platform allows Minnesotans a distinctive way to recognize veterans, active service members and military families for years to come.