The University of Minnesota announced a Paul Bunyan Axe Tour with a stop in Brainerd 5-8 p.m. Saturday, June 8 at the Brainerd Welcome Center.

The Gopher football team reclaimed the traveling trophy with a 37-15 victory over University of Wisconsin Nov. 24, 2018.

It's the first time in 14 years the U of M has held possession of the Axe.

The tour will feature giveaways, photo stations with the axe, music and more.