Rochester Art Center

A contemporary arts center that offers exhibitions of local, national and international art, as well as tours, classes, and workshops. 

40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904

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Upcoming Events


Join the Rochester Art Center for the annual fundraiser and art party!

9/23 6pm

AFTERBASH is happening on the brand new Riverview Plaza just outside RAC’s doors. AFTERBASH party-goers will be able to make gourmet s’mores over fire, dance to high energy DJ music, and experience...

9/23 9pm
Writing Diaspora: Reading & Panel

“Writing Diaspora” features readings of original work in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry by Minnesota-based writers. The readings will be followed by a panel discussion on writing about the African...

10/1 2pm
Empty Bowls - Channel One Regional Food Bank

Join Channel One Regional Food Bank for the 13th annual Empty Bowls, an event to help end hunger. Come and enjoy a simple meal of soup and bread provided by top local restaurants and bakeries, and...

10/12 11am

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