Saturday, August 26

Apollo Music Festival master classes and student recital

Piano class 1 p.m., violin class 2 p.m., cello class 4 p.m. Student recital 6 p.m. Free.

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!

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.

Master Class in Permaculture Teacher Training

This is an immersion course based on practice and independent work with guidance and input from other students and the instructor. Students will work on curriculums, content, and personal...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s®

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support...

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers and caring citizens how to help...

Haitian Hustle 5k or 1 Mile Fun Run

Your whole family is invited to join the 5k or 1 mile run/walk for education! All funds raised will go toward furthering the education of children and young adults at Jesus in Haiti Ministries.

Hosanna's Pantry

Hosanna's Pantry is a satellite food shelf of Channel One in Rochester open the fourth Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Photo ID is required. Coffee and treats served.

Hosanna's Pantry

A satellite food shelf of Channel One in Rochester open the 4th Saturday of every month.

Auditions for Dance Repertory Company II, “MOVIE MANIA”

Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts’ Dance Repertory Company II (DRC II) will be holding auditions for Movie Mania. This exciting dance concert will feature ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, modern and...

Exhibit by Julia Crozier and Becky Jokela

Opening July 31 at Crossings at Carnegie in Zumbrota an exhibit of work by Becky Jokela of Cannon Falls and Julia Crozier of Winona. Both artists’ work emerges from a deep affinity with nature and...

Jane Austen Program

Have an interest in learning about Jane Austen and her novels? Join Antonella Dahlstrom-Afcha and Zoey Temesgen as they share why the books are so special, the historical context and societal...

Cooking with Heirlooms

Savor the diversity of heirloom fruits and vegetables in this culinary workshop. Participants will taste family heirloom recipes and forgotten culinary traditions, all with fresh vegetables from...

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...

Salem Glen Fiber and Art Fest 2017

Join Salem Glen Winery for the 3rd Annual Salem Glen Fiber and Art Fest! Free Admission to over a dozen artesian and fiber displays, live demonstrations, Marketplace, and fiber animals. Homemade...

Bend and Bloom Outdoor Yoga

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

The D'Sievers Trio at Art Blitz

The D'Sievers trio will be opening up a very musical day at Cooke Park for Art Blitz 2017. This is a must-attend event! There will be music all afternoon and evening and lots of awesome art...

Capstone Art & Poetry Presentation with Annie Hejny

Join community members and artist resident Annie Hejny for a Capstone Art & Poetry Presentation on the Lanesboro Museum’s outdoor porch, overlooking the Root River.

Tim Dallman

Acoustic guitarist and vocalist Tim Dallman performs a mix of classic and contemporary rock and pop music, as well as his own songs.

Comedy Improv

Come to two special nights of Comedy Improv presented by Greg, Jerry, and Nick. Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26 at the Olde Pine Theatre. Cost of tickets are $15 for adullts and $10 for...

Brad Paisley

With Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant, Lindsey Ell. Outdoor show.

Christian Concert

EncouragementCorp presents the annual Christian Concert on Saturday, August 26 at 7:00 pm at Central Park in Charles City, Iowa. Opening band is “Bread of Stone” with special appearance by Skyler...

Fernando Ufret

An evening of live music from Fernando Ufret @ the Candian Honker

Michael Walsh // Sarah Howe LIVE at Cafe Steam

Michael Walsh and special guest Sarah Howe perform a live set for the guests of Cafe Steam.

Mid West Music Store: Robinson & Rohe (Folk Duo)

Jean Rohe and Liam Robinson met a decade ago through their love of American folk song. Their cowritten songs are inspired by the traditions they hold dear and shine with elegant vocal harmonies and...

Stand-up Comedy: Jose Sarduy and Torio Van Grol

Live stand-up comedy every weekend with nationally touring comedians seen on Comedy Central, HBO, Showtime, and Late Night Talk Shows.

Music at Charlie's Eatery & Pub

Jukebox Cruisin' with Paul Miller & Crew will be playing classic rock, swing, and pop music for your listening pleasure on Saturday, August 26th. The popular group performs the music of your life,...

Fred The Bear on HCP stage, Lanesboro

60s, Original & Current music from the alternative music scene

Fred the Bear- 60’s, Original, & Current Artists on the Alt Music scene @ High Court Pub

You’ll love this band! Alternative Adult music with rich harmonies, tempo changes and driving rhythms. Along with original material Fred the Bear play a wide range of music from the 1960s to...

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, August 26