Sep 13 2015
Four Lights and A Ring: Professional Wrestling In ...

Four Lights and A Ring: Professional Wrestling In ...

Presented by Washington County Historical Society at Unknown

Minnesota has a large history with professional wrestling, beginning with the AWA in 1950.  Names synonymous with Minnesota include Jesse Ventura, Mad Dog Vachon, Verne Gagne, and The Crusher.  Whether you are a current professional wrestling fan or remember it as a kid, this presentation will be filled with history and stories of the era of Minnesota pro wrestling. 

Join former American Wrestling Association (AWA) color commenter and current promoter of Twin Cities based Steel Domain Wrestling (SDW)  Mick Karch and George Schire, author of “Minnesota’s Golden Age of Wrestling” for an afternoon at the Warden’s House Museum to discuss the history of professional wrestling in Minnesota.

Note: All folding chairs during the event are only to be used for sitting, not striking other audience members when the ref isn’t looking.

Admission Info

FREE

Phone: 651-439-5956

Dates & Times

2015/09/13 - 2015/09/13

Location Info

Accessibility Info

For specific accessibility inquiries please call 651-439-5956