MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – St. Paul is celebrating 32 years of Highland Fest.

The annual get-together takes place along Ford Parkway between Cleveland and Fairview Avenues in St. Paul’s Highland Park neighborhood.

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The festival marks the halfway point of summer. The organizers said it is meant to be a place for friends and family to get together and enjoy food, music, art, drinks and the summer season.

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The festival begins Friday and runs through Saturday.

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For more information, visit the Highland Festival online.