Even though 60% of Minnesota’s population resides in the Twin Cities, the state hosts some of the most scenic and picturesque towns in the nation. Along the way you will find historic architecture, hiking trails, festivals, farmers markets, outdoor adventures and quiet getaway. From rural outposts and lakeside villages to historic hamlets and cultural suburbs,…
Professionals Test Out Brand New Guitars Made by MN State College SE Students in Red Wing, Minnesota
RED WING, Minn. (KTTC) – Heads were bobbing, fingers drumming and feet tapping at a guitar show in Red Wing Wednesday night. It’s an annual rite of passage for a group of students at Minnesota State College Southeast, but it wasn’t the students performing. Watch the full story here.
Tucked between bluffs and the river Red Wing has many historic Victorian properties and farmhouses, including the St. James hotel that dates to the 1880’s. It overlooks the Mississippi River near the 1904 Amtrak Depot, home to an art gallery and a visitor center.
From tree-lined avenues with late Victorian charm to clusters of homey cafes and artsy boutiques, Minnesota claims its share of classic American main streets. Red Wing made the list. 10 Charming Minnesota Main Streets
We’ve come to think of summer as festival season, but this weekend of building “community through music” in Red Wing avoids the competition by fearlessly staking its claim to the month its website dubs “Feburrrary.” In its second year, a very reasonable $55 two-day pass allowed you to experience 164 mostly Minnesotan artists, ranging from…
Minnestoa’s most iconic murals can be found in big cities and small towns all across the state. Some are decades old, while others are new additions. A life-size postcard of this charming Mississippi River town was painted to celebrate the city’s history. Find it at Third and Plum streets downtown.
Red Wing makes another Top Destination List. City slickers can feel right at home with what’s hip and happening in these five Minnesota towns. 5 Hottest Small Town Destinations
Mpls St Paul | Minnesotans know fall is peak adventure time—and the best season to explore the state on foot. From adventures on the North Shore to accessible walks here in town, we’ve rounded up some of the most memorable treks in the area. Best Hikes and Walks Minnesota.
Looking to explore the wonders of the Land of 10,000 Lakes? Check out our guide of the best weekend getaways in Minnesota. Red Wing made the list.
A drive along the Mississippi River in Minnesota treats you to breathtaking views of the mighty river picturesque bluffs. While in Red Wing, we hiked up one of these bluffs and enjoyed a vigorous hike rewarded with forest views and stunning perspectives of the Mississippi River and Red Wing. Barn Bluff, Red Wing, MN