Events

Saturday, September 30

"The Good Doctor"

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

"The Rented Christmas" auditions

Mantorville Theatre Company. Roles for four women, three men, at least two children and at least six teens. Production dates: Nov. 17 through Dec. 3. Director: Rachel Soland.

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...

History Alive! Pop-up Plays

Tours start at Sons of Norway Hall, 108 Parkway Ave. S, Lanesboro. Tour is four blocks. Free.

Manhattan Short Film Festival

Ten films will be screened; viewers will vote for award winners. 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

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.

10th Annual Septoberfest

Wabasha-Kellogg's 10th Annual Septoberfest Celebration

Drawing for beginners

Still life drawing. Intense academic exercises, experience a shift to the artistic side of the brain.

Rochester Hiding Artist Tour

125 LIVE is an official stop on the Rochester Hiding Artist Tour, a day where local artists will open their studios and workshops to the public. Our studios will be open to artists without a space...

Rochester's Hiding Artists Tour

Join us for Rochester's first Hiding Artist Tour! In this Open house style studio tour over 50 local artists will exhibit their work for viewing and purchase. Come see where the artists make...

Rochester's Hiding Artists Tour

40+ artists are sharing their talent from their studios, and from a few host businesses, around Rochester MN. Go. Explore. Find. Appreciate! Local art is waiting to be found.

Rochester's hiding artist tour

Tour many artist's studios during Rochester's first open studio tour.

Shopping Extravaganza

Shop with multiple businesses offering items for you, your home & gift giving..

Visio Divina

Visio Divina (Latin for "divine seeing") is a method of praying with images or pictures.

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

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...

Giddy Up Fall Festival

Family fun at Grace Lutheran Church by Silver Lake! Horse-drawn wagon rides, food, and vendors

Root River Wagon Ride

Join us for a wagon ride for a tour around Root River Park.

Hooray for Saturday: Family Dance Party

Lights, shakers, dance! Put on your dancing shoes for 30 minutes of non-stop dancing fun.

2017 Regional Highland Cattle Show

Annual show featuring the beautiful and hardy Highland cattle, with distinctive horns and gorgeous coats. Enjoy the flavorful lean meat in hamburgers and cowboy beans. For more information, call...

As Soul I Am Free

All are warmly welcome to an ECK Light and Sound Service. Discover twin aspects of the divine life current as they awaken you to your spiritual destiny as Soul.

DOGS & more: THE Great Adoption Event

Is your heart open to loving a homeless, unwanted dog that is looking for a forever home?

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...

Salad Luncheon

Salad luncheon followed by entertainment from Hosanna, musical group from Hayfield Trinity Lutheran Church

Play Mah Jongg

Come have fun with Mah Jongg! Four people sit around a table, each with card of various numbers and colors, arranged like a secret code and tiles are exchanged in a pattern used for almost 100...

Bend and Bloom Outdoor Yoga

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

Rochester Tweed Ride

A Tweed Ride is a group bicycle ride in which the cyclists are expected to dress in traditional British cycling attire, particularly tweed suits. Any bicycle is acceptable on a Tweed Ride, but...

Wine + a Paperback

Book launch party for Gina Dewink's debut novel, "Time in My Pocket." Wear your favorite vintage clothes. Free glass of wine & swag bag for the first 20 attendees, plus 1947 trivia, book signing,...

Italian--Intermediate II

Goals: Understand sentences and frequently used expressions used in basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, and employment. Communicate and describe simple routine tasks...

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

Spanish--I

Emphasis will be on good pronunciation, learning basic vocabulary, grammar, and conversation. The following book is required: "DIMELO TU, Fifth Edition" (NOT with the workbook, and CDs are not...

Spanish--III

This class is offered to those students who have completed Spanish II, or those who are familiar with the present tense and starting the preterite tense.

Do You Wanna Dance?--Beginners

Afraid to hit the dance floor? After this experience, you'll have the basics to dance in just about any situation. We will mix each class up with some beginning steps of Foxtrot, Waltz, and Swing.

Drawing for Beginners and Experienced Sketchers

Drawing is the basis for all two and three dimensional artwork. This class is for those who have never drawn before and those sketchers wanting to do more. Line drawing, contour drawing, blind...

POUND®

POUND® is the world's first cardio jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing, and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums.

Woodcarving--Begin a Lifelong Hobby

Looking for a lifelong hobby of enjoyment? You should try woodcarving. Taught by Ev Ellenwood, best-selling author of ‘The Complete Book of Woodcarving,’ you will work on projects that will teach...

Community Drum Circle

Join us for an evening of rhythms and music-making with percussion instruments, facilitated by a board-certified music therapist & Health Rhythms(R) facilitator. People who have attended our drum...

Hands-On French 1: Pen Pals

Learn to speak, read, and write French and have a great time doing it!

Manhattan Short Film Festival

Filmgoers in Zumbrota will unite with audiences in over 250 cities spanning six continents to view and judge the work of the next generation of filmmakers from around the world. The 20th Annual...

Woodcarving--New Tricks and Techniques

Learn new tricks, techniques, and get new ideas for projects. Cosponsored with the Rochester Woodcarvers Club.

Aquatic Aerobic Exercise

Conditioning through water exercise can be one of the best activities for people of all ages. You will combine exercise and lap swimming. Ability to swim is not necessary.

Film & Exhibit Reception: ‘Pictures from a Hiroshima Schoolyard‘

Film documenting survivors of Hiroshima and discuss their lives amid the rubble after they are reunited with pictures they drew as children in 1947.

Italian--Advanced I/Conversation

Goals: Understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Deal with most situations while traveling in an area where the...

Karen Savoca & Pete Heitzman: Chosen Bean Concert

Having performed together for decades, Savoca and Heitzman's chemistry leaves audiences uplifted, wowing 10,000 from a festival main stage as effortlessly as they charm an intimate black box...

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

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

Stand-up Comedy: Dom Pare and Shane Copland

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

Lourdes-Mayo-John Marshall 50 year reunion dance

Music by the Rogues, the Mustangs, the Vintage Tones of Spielzeiten und Pausen. Open to public.

Do You Wanna Dance?--Intermediate

Are you ready brush up and add to your dance experience with the Foxtrot, Waltz, and East Coast Swing skills plus learn a few different rhythms eg: Cha Cha, Rhumba, Polka maybe (?) others......then...

SoL - Great Listening!

SoL is a three piece group performing easy listening music wherever cool people gather and share some peace.

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, September 30