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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The High 48’s at Hobgoblin March 25

The High 48’s at Hobgoblin March 25

Since forming in 2006, The High 48s have been making music that combines the soulful sound of classic bluegrass with a modern attitude, original songs and a wide range of influences far beyond Bill Monroe, the Stanley Brothers, and Flatt and Scruggs. In a genre created and dominated by artists from the South, The High 48s were… Continue Reading

Styx at Treasure Island March 24

Styx at Treasure Island March 24

Experience four decades of barn-burning chart-topping hits, joyous singalongs, and hard-driving deep cuts like “Come Sail Away,” “Blue Collar Man,” and “Too Much Time on My Hands” live at Treasure Island Resort & Casino on March 24. Call 1-800-222-7077 for more information. Continue Reading

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Sheldon Theatre March 23-26

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Sheldon Theatre March 23-26

“Hugely entertaining…few contemporary playwrights have proven as deft as Durang at mining both the absurdity and the dangers of human folly… deliciously madcap…” – USA Today Phoenix Theatre in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang Middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia share a home in Bucks County, PA, where they bicker and complain… Continue Reading

New Land, New Life: Norwegian Immigrants in Minnesota 1825-1925 Exhibit

New Land, New Life: Norwegian Immigrants in Minnesota 1825-1925 Exhibit

Traveling exhibit from the Sons of Norway, St. Paul Lodge. On view January 7 – April 1, 2017. One in five Minnesotans claim Norwegian ancestry. Learn the stories behind one of the earliest and largest ethnic groups to settle in Minnesota through this 20 panel exhibit created by the Ramsey County Historical Society and the… Continue Reading

Bus Tour to Twins Home Opener April 3

Bus Tour to Twins Home Opener April 3

 See the Twins square off against the Kansas City Royals in their 2017 home opener. Cost is $50 per person (by March 10). Get picked up at Liberty’s or Harbor Bar. Call 651-338-7301 for more information. Continue Reading

Iron Country: Photography by Vance Gellert at Anderson Center

Iron Country: Photography by Vance Gellert at Anderson Center

The Anderson Center presents “Iron Country,” an exhibition about the people and ever-changing environment of the Minnesota Iron Range as seen through the lens of photographer Vance Gellert. It runs through March 31st. A St. Paul native and pharmacologist, he has been photographing people and landscapes since the 1970s. Gellert’s interest in the Iron Range… Continue Reading

Broken Paddle Guiding Offers Fat Bike Tours

Broken Paddle Guiding Offers Fat Bike Tours

Are you new to fat biking?  Are you an avid rider?  No matter your skill level our trusted and experienced guides will take you through the beautiful winter wonderland along the Mississippi River. We will guide you in one of the most epic places; the frozen backwater channels of the Mississippi. We ride over frozen… Continue Reading