River City Days

When:
August 4, 2017 – August 6, 2017 all-day
2017-08-04T00:00:00-05:00
2017-08-07T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Throughout the City
Red Wing
MN
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Red Wing Chamber of Commerce
651-388-4719

Red Wing’s annual summer festival is full of fun for all ages! All over our beautiful city, you can find a variety of events including live entertainment, the Taste of Red Wing, a large arts and crafts fair, sports tournaments, pancake breakfast, parade, beer garden and more. For more information visit www.RiverCityDays.org

Friday, August 4
Noon-5:30PM            Queen of the Mississippi Riverboat
                                               Levee Park. Viewing only, sorry no tours.
Noon-Midnight          Beer Tent
                                               Bay Point Park
                                                  Sponsor-Red Wing Elks Lodge #845   
1-4PM                         The Polka Dots
                                                Old Time Music
                                                   Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
4-7PM                         Red Dirt Road Band
                                               Country Rock Music
                                                  Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
4-8PM                         Bingo Tent
                                               Bay Point Park
                                                  Sponsor—Dawnbreakers Kiwanis
4-9PM                         Kids Activities & Entertainment*
                                               Bay Point Park
4-9PM                         Vendor Exhibits
                                               Bay Point Park
4-10PM                       Taste of Red Wing & Food Vendors
                                                Bay Point Park
6-8PM                         Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders
                                               Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
6:30-8PM                   Sheldon Theatre Brass Band
                                                Central Park
8-11PM                       Fabulous Armadillos
                                               Rock & Roll Music
                                                  Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
11PM-Midnight         Dance Music
                                               Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
Saturday, August 5 
8AM-11AM                     River City Ramble 5K Walk/Run
                                               Central Park
                                                  Sponsors-Mayo Clinic HealthSystem in Red Wing &
                                                  Red Wing YMCA
8AM-1PM                        Red Wing Farmers Market
                                               Levee Road—Historic Depot
8AM-5PM                        American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Hillclimb
                                          Grand Championship
4PM-5PM                        Verticross National Championship
                                               Red Wing Athletic Field
9AM-2PM                        K-Wing-It Bean Bag Tournament
                                               Bay Point Park
                                                   Sponsor-KWNG Radio
9AM-3PM                        Car Show
                                                   Bay Point Park
                                                   Sponsor-Classic Corvetts of Minnesota
9AM-5PM                        3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
                                                   Bay Point Park
                                                    Sponsor-Red Wing Basketball Association
9AM-5PM                        SIDEWALK DAZE
                                                Participating businesses will be offering sidewalk &
                                                    in-store sales throughout the community.
9:30AM-12:30PM           Disc Golf Tournament
                                                Memorial Park
                                                    Sponsor- Friends of the Bluffs
10AM-4PM                      Antique Boat & Motor Show
                                                   Bay Point Park (by Boat Ramp Area)
                                                   Sponsor-Ole Miss Marina
10AM-6PM                      Arts & Crafts Fair, Commercial Exhibits & Food
                                          Vendors
                                               Levee Park
10AM-9PM                      Kids Activities & Entertainment*
                                               Bay Point Park
10AM-9PM                      Vendor Exhibits
                                                   Bay Point Park
10AM-Midnight              Beer Tent
                                                Bay Point Park
                                                   Sponsor-Red Wing Elks Lodge #845
11AM-10PM                   Taste of Red Wing & Food Vendors
                                                Bay Point Park
11AM-2PM                     Cookies on the Cannon Valley Trail
                                              Welch Station
11:30AM-12:15PM        Mystery of Chemistry Family Science Show
                                                 Great family entertainment. Bay Point Park
                                                 Entertainment Tent
Noon-10PM                   Goodhue County Museum Pop-Up Museum
                                                 Bay Point Park—“Coming of Age”
1-2:30PM                       Henry James Patterson & Friends
                                              Indie Rock with a little bit of funk
                                                 Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
1-5PM                             Human Foosball
                                             Bay Point Park
                                                Sponsors-Musty-Barnhart Agency & Rihm Leasing
1-5PM                             Phil Revoir Photo Contest
                                             View & vote on your favorite photos at Red Wing 
                                                Marine Museum, 935 Levee Road. Winner announced
                                                after Parade—Central Park.
                                                Sponsor-Red Wing Marine Museum
1-8PM                             Bingo Tent
                                             Bay Point Park
                                                Sponsor-Dawnbreakers Kiwanis
2-3PM                            First to Burst
                                             Bay Point Park
                                                Sponsor-KWNG Radio
3-5PM                           River City Days Karaoke Contest
                                            Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
5:30-8PM                     Back Channel Blues Band
                                            Blues Music
                                               Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
8:30-11PM                   Pearl Brothers
                                            70’s & 80’s Classic Rock Music
                                               Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
10PM                           Queen of the Mississippi Riverboat
                                            Levee Park. Leaves Noon on Sunday. Viewing only,
                                               sorry no tours.
11PM-Midnight        Dance Music
                                           Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
Sunday, August 6
8AM-5PM                 American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Hillclimb
                                   Grand Championship
4-5PM                       King of the Hill National Championship
                                         Red Wing Athletic Field
                                            Sponsor-Indianhead Motorcycle Club
8AM-Noon               Pancake Breakfast Drive-In, Fly-In
                                         Red Wing Airport
                                            W7245 State Rd. 35, Bay City, WI
                                            Sponsor-Experimental Aircraft Association 1518
8AM                          American Queen Riverboat
                                           Levee Park. Leaves 5PM on Monday. Viewing only, sorry
                                            no tours.
10AM-Noon            Community Church Service
                                         Bay Point Park-Entertainment Tent
                                            Sponsor-New River Assembly of God Church
10AM-4PM              Arts & Crafts Fair, Commercial Exhibits & Food
                                  Vendors
                                        Levee Park
11AM-3PM              Pie & Ice Cream Social
                                        Central Park
                                           Sponsor-First United Methodist Church
Noon-4PM               Free Family Fun Day
                                          Goodhue County History Center, 1166 Oak Street—FREE
                                           Admission
Noon-6PM               Beer Tent
                                         Bay Point Park
                                         Sponsor-Red Wing Elks Lodge #845
Noon-6PM              Kids Activities & Entertainment*
                                         Bay Point Park
Noon-6PM             Taste of Red Wing & Food Vendors
                                      Bay Point Park
Noon-6PM             Vendor Exhibits
                                         Bay Point Park
1PM                         River City Days Parade
                                      Downtown Red Wing
                                         Sponsor-Red Wing Rotary Club
2:30-3PM                MN Brass Band Drum & Bugle Corps
                                      Central Park
                                         Sponsor-Merchants Bank
3-3:30PM                Sound Strings Concert
                                         Central Park
3PM                         Mr. Kite – Kite Flying Demonstration
                                          Bay Point Park
3-5PM                      Oakwood Band
                                       Classic Rock & Roll Music
                                       Bay Point Park-Entertainment Tent
5-6PM                      Dance Music
                                         Bay Point Park Entertainment Tent
7PM                           Red Wing Royal Ambassador Pageant
                                       Sheldon Theatre
9PM                           Red Wing Royal Ambassador Reception
                                        Red Wing Elks Lodge #845


*Kids Activities & Entertainment—Bouncy Houses, Bungee Trampoline, Mini Golf, Kiddie Train Rides, Goldfish Game, Dunk Tank, Kids Activity Tent, Soccer Skee-Ball, Splatter Painting, Hands on Museum & Pop-Up Museum, Face Painting, Red Wing Park Naturalist, Live Health
2017’s Full Schedule of Events
 
Information on Individual Events Below:
​*We are in the process of updating each of these so please check back often!
Scientist Show

 

River City Days  FREE Entertainment
Under The Big Tent
Be sure you check out the big tent in Bay Point Park for awesome entertainment Friday-Sunday (August 4-6)! 

Friday, August 4
1PM-4PM–The Polka Dots
2017 marks the 68th year of The Polka Dots band, who is still busy
playing nearly every weekend. 
That is a lot of polka throughout the years!
8:00PM-11PM–Fabulous Armadillos
11PM-Midnight–Dance Music
Dance the night away to popular hits from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and today!
Saturday, August 5
Indie Rock with a little bit of Funk
3PM-5PM–Karaoke
8:30PM-11PM–Pearl Brothers
​​
11PM-Midnight–Dance Music

Dance the night away to popular hits from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and today!

Sunday, August 6

 10AM-Noon–Church
3PM-5PMOakwood
5PM-6PM–Dance Music
Wrap up the weekend with music from 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and today!