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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Leaf Lovers’ Wine Tasting Cruise October 1 and 15

Leaf Lovers’ Wine Tasting Cruise October 1 and 15

Leaf Lover’s Wine Tasting Cruise on the Spirit of the Water! Whether you love to drink the vino or just want to drink in the fall colors, this one’s for you. See the peaking colors as you sip a selection of fine wines, paired with delightful hors d’oeuvres. 877-849-1640 to make a reservation. Continue Reading

Bev’s Cafe Celebrates Oktoberfest

Bev’s Cafe Celebrates Oktoberfest

Bev’s Café (221 Bush Street) is celebrating Oktoberfest with several new delicious specialties from September 17-October 3. Visit their website at bevscafe.com or call (651) 388-5227 for more information. Continue Reading

Red Wing Arts Association: “Bridges” Crossing the Mississippi on Exhibit through October 30, 2016

Red Wing Arts Association: “Bridges” Crossing the Mississippi on Exhibit through October 30, 2016

  “Bridges” Crossing the Mississippi This gallery show runs September 2- October 30, 2016 with opening reception, Friday, September 9 from 4:00pm – 7:00pm! The Fall Gallery Season begins September 2 with “Bridges” Crossing the Mississippi, a RWAA member show. This show will reflect the importance of “bridges” in our lives. The historic object which gives a significant… Continue Reading

Water/Ways: The New Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit at Goodhue County Historical Society October 1 – November 13, 2016

Water/Ways: The New Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit at Goodhue County Historical Society October 1 – November 13, 2016

Water/Ways is a traveling exhibition and community engagement initiative of the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street program. In Minnesota, Water/Ways is led by the Minnesota Humanities Center in partnership with Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), Minnesota Historical Society, Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Section of the American Water Works Association, and six greater Minnesota… Continue Reading

Marc Cohn Concert – Sept 24

Marc Cohn Concert – Sept 24

Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Marc Cohn celebrates the 25th anniversary of his platinum-selling debut album featuring the hit song “Walking in Memphis” with a very special commemorative tour. http://www.sheldontheatre.org/ Continue Reading

Bakkelyka Music & Craft Beer Fest at Welch Village – October 1

Bakkelyka Music & Craft Beer Fest at Welch Village – October 1

2nd Annual Bakkelyka Brew – Craft Beer & Music Festival Saturday, Oct. 1st, 2016 Tickets – $25 online special; $35 at the gate Tickets will be available soon at welchvillage.com – Includes: 2 hour beer tasting from 25 craft breweries (2-4pm); commemorative tasting mug; admission to music festival featuring 3 bands. – 2016 Bands: Kind… Continue Reading

Red Wing Farmers Market: June 4 – October 29

Red Wing Farmers Market: June 4 – October 29

The Red Wing Area Farmers’ Market operates from June through the end of February. During the summer season it is a full weekly market operating Sunday through Saturday. Throughout the summer vendors sell their products Sunday through Friday at the footsteps of City Hall, 315 West 4th Street, 8:00 am – till sold out. SATURDAYS… Continue Reading