Friday, August 4

"Francis & Clare"

Musical about St. Francis and St. Clare, of Assisi. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

"Little Shop of Horrors" musical

7 p.m Aug. 4, 5, 10 and 11; 5 p.m. Aug. 12. Wit's End Theatre production.

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.

Camp Invention

Led by local educators, the weeklong Camp Invention experience immerses elementary school children in hands-on STEM activities that reinvent summer fun. Discounts are available!

Bird's Nest Painting

Paint with acrylics in this step-by-step painting class. We will be painting a robin's nest with robin eggs nestled within. All experience levels are welcome. Supplies are included in the...

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...

International Owl Awareness Day Open House

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, August 4, International Owl Center, Houston, Minn.

BookBike & ArtCart at Soldier's Field Park

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.

Homeless Outreach Worker Available

Staff from Zumbro Valley Health Center will be available to answer questions and provide information on homelessness, mental health and chemical dependency issues.

Intermediate Programming in Javascript for Teens

In this 5-day intermediate level camp for teens in grades 7-12, we will use JavaScript to solve challenges and create a simple web-based game. Registration is required, and teens are requested to...

Tiny Tunes: Early Childhood Music Class

Tiny Tunes is an early childhood music class for children (ages 5 and under) and their caregivers led by a board-certified music therapist. Classes are designed to address skills such as fine and...

A Novel Idea Book Club

Join us as we read a variety of idea provoking books. Book to be discussed - Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo.


Have you ever heard of the legendary overnight canoe trip? Explorers get to do that plus sleep in covered wagons, cook the majority of meals, and build an awesome groups of friends. The smallest...


For the first time ever, high school campers make new memories and take on new adventures in a week-long program, right here at Good Earth Village. New autonomy and group-building combine with...


The Hilltop Cabins are buzzing with energy. First trip to the pool is a badge of honor, and the games are unforgettable, as campers run full-speed into a terrific week at camp. Pathfinders are...


Become part of the history of Old Town. Live in a Pioneer Village, cook over a fire, hike to a cave, and solve the mystery of who robbed Valley Bank!

Salute! Happy Hour Patio Series - Featuring: Robert Coats

Come enjoy some amazing Americana music provided by Robert Coats on our GORGEOUS patio!


Campers continue to grow in faith with a two-night program. Settlers can be heard worshiping and playing near Log Lodge. They cook one dinner over a fire, sing campfire songs, and hike back to the...

Star Lake Elementary 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...

Star Lake United Methodist 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...

Free jam

Bluegrass, country, old-time music. All-acoustic. Beginner to advanced players welcome.

Dianna Parks and Kevin Kleist

Rochester's soft rockin' duo will be playing acoustic versions of your favorite tunes.

Don Scott at The Jive Mill

Don Scott, singer, songwriter, guitarist, rack harmonica and all-around seasoned blues man, has performed throughout the US, the UK, Europe, Asia and Mexico. He has 7 studio CDs to his credit with...

Little Shop of Horrors

Wits' End Theatre is proud to present Little Shop of Horrors, a delightfully frightening musical.

Paul Todd & Paul Todd Jr-Father/Son Concert Tour

Father/Son entertain, inspire and bring virtuosity to every show--classical, gospel, broadway, swing, pop and many other styles. Paul plays six keyboards simultaneously while Paul, Jr. sings and...

Paul Todd concert

Todd plays six keyboards simultaneously. Freewill offering.

Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Join Stewartville Community Theatre for the FIRST Community Theatre performance of "Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame" in southeast Minnesota! Performances August 4, 5, 11 & 12 at 7:30 & August...

Stand-up Comedy: Mike Stanley & Andy Beningo

Goonie's Comedy Club offers live comedy every weekend with nationally touring comedians seen on Comedy Central, HBO, Showtime, and Late Night Talk Shows.

RavensFire at Riverside on the Root

The RavensFire band, known for their unique collection of lively traditional Irish, Folk, World, Americana and original music, will perform at Riverside on the Root in Lanesboro for another summer...

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.

Friday, August 4