Welcome to Red Wing Minnesota!

Welcome to one of the most unique and charming places to visit along the Mississippi River. From our beautiful bluffs, abundance of outdoor activities, historic sites and world famous boots and pottery, Red Wing offers a one-of-a-kind getaway. Whether you choose to hike Barn Bluff, bike the Cannon Valley Trail, picnic on Memorial Bluff, visit our wineries and brewery, play golf, dine in our restaurants, or shop in one of our many locally owned antique stores, art galleries or boutique shops, you're sure to enjoy your visit. Treat yourself to a getaway and be surrounded by natural beauty, historic sites and unique small town character.

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Planting Classes at Sargent’s Nursery: April 19 & 21

Planting Classes at Sargent’s Nursery: April 19 & 21

April 19: Colorful Container Combinations 6PM: Join us for an instructional, hands-on session about annual combinations for containers!  Sun, shade, or somewhere in between…we will share our thriller, filler and spiller combination ideas and help you plant in a container of your choice.  Bring your own container or choose from our huge selection.  Sargent’s will… Continue Reading

Children’s Theater Company – Seedfolks at Sheldon Theatre: April 21

Children’s Theater Company – Seedfolks at Sheldon Theatre: April 21

“an extraordinary theatrical odyssey” – Minnesota Public Radio Transformation begins with one young girl, a handful of seeds, and a heart full of hope. Based on the Newbery Medal-winning book by Paul Fleischman, Seedfolks is about an immigrant neighborhood in Cleveland, Ohio that is transformed by a community garden. Actor Sonja Parks embodies the eleven… Continue Reading

Superhero Brunch at Portside Room – St James Hotel: April 21

Superhero Brunch at Portside Room – St James Hotel: April 21

Enjoy Superhero pancakes and other yummy foods at our Superhero Brunch. Costumes are encouraged! Have fun in the bounce house, at the dance party, and decorating cookies! Reservations Required. Call 651-388-2846 for reservations, tickets, and information. Kids (5-12) $8.50, Adults $17.50, 4 and under are free. Taxes and gratuity included. A portion of the proceeds… Continue Reading

Jerry Kosak with Gary Raynor at Hobgoblin Music: April 20

Jerry Kosak with Gary Raynor at Hobgoblin Music: April 20

Jerry will be performing 2 sets of acoustic guitar music. The first will be solo guitar and the second set will feature bassist Gary Raynor. Gary was a mainstay with The Guys All-Star Shoe Band on A Prairie Home Companion. The second set will consist of Jerry playing his 1928 National Tricone accompanied by Gary… Continue Reading

Celebrate Earth Day on the Bluff: April 21

Celebrate Earth Day on the Bluff: April 21

Sunrise to Sunset—Join Friends of the Bluffs as they try to set a record for the most number of people to “Hike the Bluff” in one day. Visit www.redwingbluffs.org for up-to-date information or email David Anderson at redwingbluffs.com. Schedule of Activities: Sunrise to Sunset – Self-Guided Hikes 8:00 am – Trail Run with the Red… Continue Reading

Terrain: Outdoor Painters of Minnesota at Anderson Center through June 22

Terrain: Outdoor Painters of Minnesota at Anderson Center through June 22

Terrain showcases a breadth of outdoor painting. Using acrylic, oil, and pastel, members of Outdoor Painters of Minnesota interpret our state’s stunning landscapes. Exhibition on view through June 22, 2018. Gallery hours 8am – 4pm, Monday – Friday. Featuring work by: Allison Eklund, Angie Malin, CeCeile Hartleib, Christine Tierney, Christopher Copeland, Colleen Cosgrove, Deborah Damgaard-Hansen,… Continue Reading

Acoustic Jam at Tree Strings: Saturday mornings

Acoustic Jam at Tree Strings: Saturday mornings

Bring your guitar and jam with fellow musicians. This is a good opportunity to network and play with others in the community. Tree Strings will provide the coffee and cookies. Hours—Monday-Wednesday by appointment only; Thursday & Friday—10AM-8PM; Saturday—10AM-5PM. Closed Sundays.  Call (651) 388-6530 or visit treestrings.com for more information. Tree Strings is located at 1508… Continue Reading

Bike Rentals

Bike Rentals

See Red Wing by bike! Now you can rent bikes from Red Wing Bicycle Co. & Outfitter and the St. James Hotel. Inquire about hourly, daily, or weekly rentals by calling: Red Wing Bicycle Co. & Outfitter: 651-327-2515 or visit Red Wing Bicycle’s website, http://www.redwingbicycleco.com/ St. James Hotel: 651-388-2846 or visit the St. James Hotel’s website for… Continue Reading