Events

Sunday, July 16

"Under the Spell of Love"

Mantorville Melodrama. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Ends July 23.

Dale Warland and the Festival Chorale

Minnesota Beethoven Festival. Brian Newhouse, host. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday.

Glow-in-the-Dark Camp

Always wanted to stay up later than bed time? During Glow-in-the-Dark camp, the fun and faith-learning stretch deep into the night. Tell your parents not to worry, campers slowly adjust back to a...

Living History Fair

Civil War encampment and battles, 1860s school, vintage base ball, food and period vendors, kids activities. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

North Star Camp for Boys (Second Session)

Traditional residential camp in northern WI. 4 or 8-wk sessions. Adventure, athletics, creative arts & water sports. We encourage campers to have fun, develop strong relationships & self-confidence.

37th Annual Conference & Campout at Seed Savers Exchange

A weekend of workshops, tours, inspiring keynote speakers, community, barn dance, and great local food. Conference & Campout is one of Seed Savers Exchange’s greatest traditions.

Kinstone 9-Day Permaculture Design Certificate Course

This course offers a comprehensive introduction to Permaculture principles, applications & design practices and meets the international standard as the 72+ hour foundational course for Permaculture...

Bent Willow Chair

2-day class. Build a chair out of hardwood and sand bar willow. No experience necessary.

Taxidermy 101

Preparing, stuffing and mounting skins of animals is an ancient art form. In this introduction to the craft you’ll learn basic techniques. After a brief introduction, you’ll prepare a mouse rug or...

Twig Furniture

Learn how to build a twig coffee, end or sofa table with a barnboard top. Or, choose to build a slab garden bench using red oak logs, or a whimsical twig straight back chair with a barnboard seat.

Living History Fair

An 1800's Fun & Edcuational Weekend learning about the American Civil War. See artillery, infantry, vintage baseball, battle reenactments, fur traders, and much much more! July 15&16, 2017 2-day...

Mosaic Basics

In this two day class, you will create your very own stained glass mosaic! Join instructor Deb D’Souza. No prior art experience necessary, just the openness to learn and have fun.

Motown The Musical

Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael...

Mayowood Mansion Tours

We are pleased to once again offer tours of this beautiful piece of Olmsted County history. Tours begin at ‘The Big House,’ 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902.

17th Annual Antique Car Show

Free to the Public Featuring cars from many different eras Free Refreshments: Hot Dogs, popcorn, and root beer floats

Historic Heritage House Victorian Museum tours

Heritage House Victorian Museum was built in 1875 for Timothy and Eliza Whiting. It was severely damaged in 1883 by the famous tornado that would lead to the founding of Mayo Clinic. Additionally,...

Kinstone 1-Hour Guided Tour

On every Sunday, our tour features the large Stone Circle, the thatched cordwood Chapel, the Stargazer Circle and the Three Witnesses sculpture. Learn about the setting of the standing stones in...

"Under the Spell of Love" at Mantorville Theatre Company

Melodrama Season continues with "Under the Spell of Love" at Mantorville Theatre Company. July 7 through July 23 at the Mantorville Opera House, and July 27 & 28 at Byron Good Neighbor Days/Byron...

Music in the American Civil War: Developing American Culture

Wabasha County Historical Society intern Abigail Hall to give a presentation about music in the American Civil War.

Glow-in-the-Dark Camp

Always wanted to stay up later than bed time? During Glow-in-the-Dark camp, the fun and faith-learning stretch deep into the night. Tell your parents not to worry, campers slowly adjust back to a...

Star Lake Wilderness Camp

This may be your first time at a sleepover camp and a first time you have slept in a tent. Elementary Camp is a place to have these firsts and likely several more. Have you cooked pancakes on a...

Austin Greyhounds vs Rochester Royals

Go, Greyhounds! For more information, go to www.austingreyhoundsbaseball.com.

Pilot Mound Lutheran Church Ice Cream Social

The 44th annual ice cream social will be 6 p.m. Sunday, July 16, at Pilot Mound Lutheran Church of rural Chatfield.

The Lost Faculties

The Lost Faculties performing classic rock with a touch of country and swing. The band was founded in 1997. We have had some fun times performing with a group of wonderful musicians over the years...

Sunday, July 16