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.

What's Happening

3rd Thursdays: Diggin’ Old West Main Street: June 21

3rd Thursdays: Diggin’ Old West Main Street: June 21

Our kick off first Third Thursday event! Businesses along Old West Main are celebrating each Third Thursday, throughout the summer! Look for outside/inside music and dinning-beverage specials too! Look for the banners! At Tree Strings, LLC stop down on our 3rd Thursday and check out Andy Hartin, who will be playing out front, tips are welcome.… Continue Reading

Park Naturalist Events: June 21 – 28

Park Naturalist Events: June 21 – 28

June 21: 12pm-5pm: Amazing Animals at Memorial Park Upper Quarry: Are you interested in local animals? Then this program is for you! Learn all about a variety of animals that call Red Wing home. Feel real animal furs and shells and take home coloring sheets and other activities to share with friends and family. Programs start… Continue Reading

Mountain Bike Trail Opening Weekend at Welch Village: June 23-24

Mountain Bike Trail Opening Weekend at Welch Village: June 23-24

Join us for opening weekend of the 2018 Welch Village Mountain Bike Park season! ~ Open 10am-5pm Saturday; 11am-5pm Sunday ~ Food & Beverage available ~ Bike Rental from Valley Bike & Ski. For pricing & options, contact Valley Bike & Ski directly. ~ Daily and Season Pass Prices available now at welchvillage.com! ~ Try… Continue Reading

Nelly with Special Guest DJ AO at Treasure Island: June 23

Nelly with Special Guest DJ AO at Treasure Island: June 23

Nelly is live June 23 at The Island. His pop-infused hip hop and unique delivery have made him a multi-platinum, Award-winning superstar with six Top 10 albums! 12+ show only. Anyone ages 12-17 will need to be accompanied by an adult or legal guardian. Get your tickets this Friday at noon: https://www.ticketmaster.com/Treasure-Island-Resort…/…/49218 More information: http://www.ticasino.com/live-entertainment/ Continue Reading

Summer Solstice Trivia on the Patio at St. James Hotel: June 21

Summer Solstice Trivia on the Patio at St. James Hotel: June 21

We are doing something we have never done before!!! You asked so we listened. Join us for Trivia on Thursday, June 21st for the Summer Solstice (Longest Day of the Year) on the Veranda Rooftop Patio. Trivia starts at 7 pm and goes between 8:30-9 pm. Get there early to grab some food beforehand and… Continue Reading

Plein Air Exhibit at Red Wing Arts: June 16 – August 5

Plein Air Exhibit at Red Wing Arts: June 16 – August 5

The Plein Air Exhibit at the Red Wing Depot Gallery provides a glimpse into our community through the eyes of the Plein air artists. Plein Air is French for “painting in the open air.” This year, 28 artists will come to Red Wing for the Plein Air Festival and paint the streets and sites of… Continue Reading

Sargent’s Classes: June 23

Sargent’s Classes: June 23

Intro to Fruit Trees 10-11: Growing fruit trees in your own yard can be fun and rewarding. Imagine walking out into your back or front yard and picking a fresh apple or a juicy plum. In this class we will discuss varieties, site requirements plus planting and maintenance of apple, pear, plum, cherry and peach… Continue Reading

Red Wing Arts Presents Concerts in the Park: June 6 – July 25

Red Wing Arts Presents Concerts in the Park: June 6 – July 25

Grab your blanket and join us at the beautiful Red Wing Central Park Bandshell each Wednesday evening in June and July for our annual summer concert series. The eight-week series features local and regional musicians performing a wide range of music including folk, Big Band, and some surprises! Concerts begin at 7 pm and are… Continue Reading

Red Wing Water Park: June 2 – August 19

Red Wing Water Park: June 2 – August 19

Summer officially begins when the Red Wing Water Park opens for the season! Enjoy the zero-depth entry pool, large slides, tot water feature, water mushroom, deck chairs, sun umbrellas, and a tot playground. Open 12pm-7pm daily. Discount coupon books, season passes, 2-for-Tuesdays, and Friday “Buck” Night (4:00-7:00) deals are available, plus Sunday Family Specials, birthday… Continue Reading