Blessing of the Animals in Minneapolis | Pets
The Basilica of Saint Mary is holding its annual blessing of the the animals this Sunday, September 30th. Owners can bring their pets to the front lawn starting at 1pm with the service starting at 1:30pm.
There will also be a processional at the end of the service. T-shirts and bandanas to mark the event will also be for sale.
The celebration is tied to Saint Francis of Assisi who is known for his love of animals.