Signature Events

RCBA Signature Events

Throughout the year, RCBA sponsors numerous social, fundraiser, and community outreach events.

Bench & Bar Benefit

The Bench & Bar Benefit, held in the fall of each year, is the major fundraiser for the Ramsey County Bar Foundation. The money raised at the event is awarded in grants to law-related organizations. The 2023 Benefit takes place on November 4, 2023 at St. Paul Hotel. Learn More

Golf Tournament

Held each summer, the annual Ramsey County Bar Foundation Golf Tournament is a fundraiser for the Foundation. The 2023 Tournament was held on Monday, July 10th. Golfers and sponsors helped raise over $10,000 for the Ramsey County Bar Foundation. Join us in 2024 – course and date to be announced soon!  Learn More

Judges' Dinner

The Judges of Ramsey County showcase their dramatic talents in a variety show and dinner. The 2024 dinner will take place on March 7, 2024.  Learn More

Green Line Lunches

The RCBA Diversity Committee began monthly "Green Line Lunches" in 2015, at restaurants along University Avenue. All members are invited to gather for lunch at a Green Line adjacent restaurant on the second Tuesday of each month. No reservation needed; attendees pay for their own meal. Dates and restaurants are listed on our calendar.

Happy Hours Hosted by the New Lawyers Section

Every month, the New Lawyers get together at various local restaurants. These events are a great way to meet colleagues and network with seasoned legal professionals. Dates are listed on our calendar.


The RCBA Memorials are held each spring to honor local attorneys and judges that have passed in the previous year. The 2024 Memorial will take place on Friday, April 12, 2024.  Learn More

• 2023 Memorial Recording
• 2022 Memorial Recording
• 2021 Memorial Recording

2023 Distinguished Humanitarian Award Goes to Hon. James Street
Mar 08, 2023
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2023 Liberty Bell Award Goes to Dr. Ellen J. Kennedy
Mar 08, 2023
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Volunteer Opportunity: Reading Program
Feb 15, 2023
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