Welcome to Red Wing Minnesota!

Welcome to one of the most unique and charming places to visit along the Mississippi River. From our beautiful bluffs, abundance of outdoor activities, historic sites and world famous boots and pottery, Red Wing offers a one-of-a-kind getaway. Whether you choose to hike Barn Bluff, bike the Cannon Valley Trail, picnic on Memorial Bluff, visit our wineries and brewery, play golf, dine in our restaurants, or shop in one of our many locally owned antique stores, art galleries or boutique shops, you're sure to enjoy your visit. Treat yourself to a getaway and be surrounded by natural beauty, historic sites and unique small town character.

What's Happening

Trunk-or-Treat: October 31st

Trunk-or-Treat: October 31st

This family-friendly Halloween celebration in downtown Red Wing will feature treats, a costume parade, decorated cars and window-fronts, and kids’ activities from 3-5PM! For more information about this event, please visit Down Town Main Street Red Wing’s website, or call 651-385-7850. Continue Reading

16th Annual Celebration of MN Children’s Authors and Illustrators: September 19th

16th Annual Celebration of MN Children’s Authors and Illustrators: September 19th

The event will offer book sales, signings, and readings by authors, plus presentations by illustrators and bookmaking workshops for both children and parents.  Also appearing will be the ever-popular balloon-artists Barbara Jazee and David Olson, Minnesota marble champion Tom Fletcher, and stilts with Barebones Puppet Company.  Other features include storytelling sessions with the Wonder Weavers… Continue Reading

Farmers Market: Summer Saturdays

Farmers Market: Summer Saturdays

Market vendors, plus musical entertainment and family activities, will be on-site at the Historic Depot on Levee Street from 8AM – 1PM. More information is available on our website calendar detailing performers, demonstrators, and times specific to each week. Continue Reading

Food & Art Festival at Flower Valley Vineyard: October 10th-11th

Food & Art Festival at Flower Valley Vineyard: October 10th-11th

A perfect pairing of breathtaking photography, tantalizing wine, and savory foods. Flower Valley Vineyard is hosting “Fly Without Wings,” a photography exhibition covering the spirit of the wild American horse by Deb Lee Carlson. Plus, Rhuland’s Strude Haus, a maker of fabulous strudel, will have specials on strudels and wine pairings. Fiesta Mexicana from Red Wing will also be on-site… Continue Reading

Fall Festival of the Arts: October 10th – 11th

Fall Festival of the Arts: October 10th – 11th

100 artists and nearly 10,000 visitors fill the downtown streets for the Fall Festival. Now in its 49th year, the Red Wing Arts Association’s Fall Festival is a must-attend event. For more information, please call 651-388-7569, or visit www.RedWingArtsAssociation.org. Continue Reading

The Sheldon Theatre presents “The Nutcracker Ballet”: December 20th

The Sheldon Theatre presents “The Nutcracker Ballet”: December 20th

The Continental Ballet Company presents this holiday-season crown jewel! This seasoned production develops themes of generosity, non-violence, and responsibility through the timeless tale of Clara’s fantastic voyage to the Land of the Sugarplum Fairy with her magical godfather, Drosselmeyer. More information is available by calling the Sheldon Theatre Box office at 1-800-899-5759 or by visiting www.sheldontheatre.org. Continue Reading

Bike Rentals Now Available!

Bike Rentals Now Available!

The St. James Hotel brings a new service to Red Wing by offering bike rentals. Inquire about hourly, daily, or weekly rentals by calling 651-388-2846 or visit the St. James Hotel’s website for more information. Continue Reading