Saturday, July 29

"The Dining Room"

All performances at 7:30 p.m., except for 2 p.m. on July 30.

Camp Victory Grandparent Camp

Build memories and deepen your relationship with your grandchildren this summer. We'll take care of the details, plan activities and prepare meals. All you have to do is sign up and come out to...

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoast

Lanesboro Community Theatre. 7 p.m. JUly 21, 22, 28, 29; 2 p.m. July 23, 30.

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.

Summer High Ropes Challenge

Meet the challenge on the ropes course this summer! Travel from tower to tower over wires and wooden boards to reach the zip-line and enjoy the best view of SE Minnesota!

Vintage Band Festival

Bavarian Musikmeisters, Fort Snelling Fife and Drum Corps, McNasty Brass Band, others. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

BookBike & ArtCart at Rochester Downtown Farmers Market

Visit Rochester’s award-winning BookBike and brand-new ArtCart to explore an art activity, get a free library card, or check out some amazing reads.

2017 Wabasha Rotary River Run

Annual run along the Mississippi river that takes place during Wabasha Riverboat Days! The race features a 5k, 10k and kids fun run (1k). T-Shirts guaranteed to 5k and 10k participants who...

Free Pop Up Workout

Join us for a pop up camp at the Sunset Terrace Elementary School gymnasium on Saturday, July 29th at 9:00 am. The school is located at 1701 19th Ave NW in Rochester.

Compassionate Friends Memorial Golf Outing

Come and enjoy this "big cup" golf event as we honor our children and ALL the special people who will live forever in our hearts. This event takes place at Oak Summit Golf Course, Saturday July...

Marie Panlener & Melody Tudisco Exhibit

Opening June 17th and running through July 29, Crossings at Carnegie in Zumbrota presents a new exhibit featuring the work of Marie Panlener and Mel Tudisco.

Hormel Institute Open House

Learn about The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota, which was established in 1942 by Jay C. Hormel, founder of Hormel Foods Corp, as a philanthropic institution. Today, The Hormel...

Make Your Own Drum at Crossings

Making personal frame drums is a journey that is individually and spiritually meaningful. Instructor Wayne Manthey is returning to Crossings to teach a daylong drum-making workshop at Crossings on...

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.


Come enjoy the delicious food and sites of downtown Rochester. Our leisurely three hour walking food and cultural tour will feature five tastings, while exploring what makes Rochester Minnesota one...

Olmsted County Fair Local Artisans Market

Come and support your LOCAL ROCHESTER MINNESOTA ARTISANS at the Olmsted County Fair! See and support over 20 amazing local artisans and crafters, enjoy pop up performances and artisan demos...

Austin Greyhounds vs Miesville Mudhens

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Bend and Bloom Outdoor Yoga

Yoga at Sekapps Orchard in Rochester! Hosted by Urban Yoga MN, starting July 1!


Unplug from the world and plug into God’s love in nature. Family Campers enjoy the freedom to follow Good Earth Village programming or branch out on their own. Families grow together through fun...

Panel discussion following "The Elephant Man"

Mayo Clinic and Gunderson Health System physicians, theater members will discuss the physical disorder portrayed in the play. The play is at 1:30 p.m.

The Great Midwest Rib Fest

Rounding out the summer’s top Twin Cities’ events will be The Great Midwest Rib Fest at Mystic Lake July 28 through 30. In its fourth year, the outdoor festival will feature ten of the nation’s...

Tim Dallman

Tim Dallman is a guitarist and vocalist who writes and performs his own material, as well as an extensive collection of classic and contemporary rock, pop, country and folk cover songs. His...


Meet and Greet with a couple of Minnesotas native reptiles!

Sola Fide Observatory Viewing

Learn about the night sky from our local experts. From I90 take Hwy 218 south 2 miles to CR 28. Turn right (west) 1 mile to stop sign. Turn south on CR 29 for 1.5 miles to 180th St. Turn right for...

A Live Band @ Kathy's Pub

Kathy's Pub features the very best live music in Rochester MN every weekend night at 9:45 pm.

Saturday, July 29