The Cave is open 7pm-Midnight Thursday and 8:30pm-1am Friday and Saturday, unless specially noted on our event schedule.

Directions from I-35 via Highway 19 to Northfield and Carleton Campus

  • Take I-35W to Highway 19 East (Exit 69, Northfield exit).
  • Drive east on Highway 19 for 7 miles to Northfield.
  • At the first stop light (where Highway 19 meets Highway 3), turn left and drive north for 3 blocks to 2nd Street.
  • Turn right and drive east on 2nd Street, continuing up the hill.
  • Turn left on Maple Street, and drive up to First Street.
  • Drive through the parking lot on the corner of Maple and First, and then take a right down the road that slopes down the hill.
  • The entrance to the Cave will be in the basement of Evans Hall on the right.

Still can’t figure it out? Find us on the Campus map.