Events

Saturday, September 16

"The Good Doctor"

7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Oct. 1. Ends Oct. 1.

ABC Celebrating Abilities

Abilities Building Center's first annual event celebrating achievements of people with disabilities, complete with fun, food and a special screening of the movie 'Learning to Drive.'

Art Exhibit: ‘Homage to the Home Town’ by Betsy Bowen

Betsy Bowen is an illustrator of both the wildlife and domestic life that takes place around her longtime home near Grand Marais on Minnesota’s North Shore. “Homage to the Home Town” is a compiled...

Harvest-Fest, Austin, MN

With interactive events and activities for all ages throughout downtown Austin, the Harvest Fest passport will guide you to discover healthy activities like canoeing, canning foods, artwork,...

La Mese delle Donne Art Tours

La Mese delle Donne, “A Month of Women” was created five years ago by Rochester artist Cassandra Buck to showcase, promote, connect and collaborate with area women creatives. This annual show...

Med-City Crab Crack Fundraiser

On Friday, October 13th Madonna Living Community Foundation will host their 3rd Annual Med-City Crab Crack Fundraiser. This year the event will be held at the Somerby Golf Club in Byron.

Zumbro River Art Splash

Self-guided tour of six artist studios. Maps at Artify Collective and Crossings at Carnegie, and at zaac.org. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free.

10th Annual Septoberfest

Wabasha-Kellogg's 10th Annual Septoberfest Celebration

4th Annual Harvest Fest 5K Walk/Run

Entry fees: $20 pre-registration 12 and older, $10 pre-registration for kids under 12, or $25 registration the day of the event, plus healthy food donation to stock the food shelf (bring food...

Book Folding 101

Turn old hardcover books into works of art.

BookBike and ArtCart at Celebrate Learning 2017 event

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. This event is located at Mayo Memorial Park next...

Firearm Maintenance

Join gunsmith and firearms safety instructor Eric Schladweiler for a morning full of firearms! During class you will cover cleaning and disassembly of your firearm(s).

Harvest 5K and Harvest Fest Passport Walk

Harvest Fest is a wellness event at the Municipal Pool Parking Lot in Austin, MN on Sat., Sept. 16. Start with a 5K Run/Walk at 9 am. Then get your Passport stamped at over 20 booths and over 20...

Rummage and Produce Sale

Hugh rummage sale in our community Center. Light lunch is available

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.

3rd Annual Arts & Heritage Day

The 3rd Annual Arts & Heritage Day in Chatfield, MN on Saturday, September 16 features an indoor art fair, new art exhibitions, exceptional live music, community food vendors, and family art...

Arts & Heritage Day

Art displays, opening of Mexican pottery exhibit, theatrical skits, Galactic Cowboy Orchestra concert at 7:30 p.m.

Community Mosaic Making at the Library with Bailey Cahlander

Drop in to the book sale nook at the Lanesboro Public Library on Saturday, September 16th to participate in the creation of community mosaic mural panels with artist in residence Bailey Cahlander....

Exhibit of Work by Nancy Grist and Kristine Fretheim

The exhibit will be on display at Crossings until October 21, with an artist’s reception to take place on Saturday, September 16 from 6:00-7:15. The public is invited to this free event which will...

Zumbro River Art Splash

Mark your calendars now for the 12th Annual Zumbro River Art Splash. Discover our area's rich art and history on a self-guided tour of artist studios in the Zumbro River Valley. Admission to all...

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.

ROCHESTER FOOD TOURS

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...

Transforming Families

Transforming Families is a community where transgender, gender non-conforming, and questioning youth and their families come together to support each other in a safe, welcoming space.

Bend and Bloom Outdoor Yoga

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

Brian Archer and John Sievers at Reimaggining Midtown

Brian Archer (guitar and vocals) and John Sievers (trombone) will be bringing some jazzy folk music to the Reimagining Midtown Rochester event from 2-3 p.m. This event will be linked to Porchfest...

"Women of the West" with Christie Conover, soprano

For her second concert appearance at the St. Mane in Lanesboro, Christie will be celebrating women of the American frontier with “Women of the West.” Consistently hailed as elegant and refined,...

2nd Annual North Prairie Lutheran Church FALL BAZAAR

North Prairie Lutheran Church will be hosting a Fall Bazaar on Saturday, September 16th. Starting at 5pm we will serve a 'for sale' light supper. Silent Auction items bidding from 5 - 6:45 pm. Bake...

RavensFire at Kutzky Park Porchfest

The Kutzky Park Neighborhood Association is hosting Porchfest again this year on Saturday the 16th. The RavensFire band, a Southeast Minnesota band known for their unique collection of lively...

The Vintage Tones of Spielzeiten Und Pausen Pine Island Car Show

The Vintage Tones of Spielzeiten Und Pausen perform 50s-60s-70s favorites and deep tracks featuring songs by The Beatles, Everlys, Orbison, Rockabilly. Music to make your big toe shoot up through...

Festive Mixology - A Signature Cocktail Experience

Mixology and Musicology join forces to support individuals with disabilities in our community! Great cause, delectable custom cocktails and mocktails, delicious appetizers, AND live music from...

D'Sievers Quartet at Kinney Creek Sat. Sept. 16th 7-10 p.m.

Eric Heukeshoven (Keys), Randy Nelson (drums), Charlie Burket (bass), John Sievers (bone). It is always nice to play a little jazz in the neighborhood. We can't wait fro the fun and games, not to...

Dances of Universal Peace

Become an Instrument of Peace. Take time from this chaotic world to pray thru meditation and body movement.

Chi-Fi Fest

Music by Chilla, Do Or Die, Twista, Crucial Conflict with special guests Psychodrama & Triple Darkness. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 day of, $60 VIP (limited tickets). Tickets can be purchased...

POWDERFINGER-Tribute to Neil Young and Crazy Horse

Minnesota’s premier Neil Young tribute band returns to Zumbrota with a tribute to the folk and rock performer’s music.

Powderfinger Presents Neil Young 72nd Birthday Bash

Minnesota’s premier Neil Young tribute band celebrates his 72nd birthday with a tribute to the folk and rock performer’s music. Sponsored by Crossings, Powderfinger performs at the State Theatre.

Rochester Repertory Theatre presents: “The Good Doctor” by Neil Simon

Rochester Repertory Theatre presents: “The Good Doctor” by Neil Simon>

Stand-up Comedy: Larry Reeb and Chris Schlichting

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

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, September 16