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* Mt. Frontenac Golf OpensMt. Frontenac Golf Opens

Let's give this another try Mount Frontenac Fans.......Mount Frontenac will open for the 2015 golf season tomorrow!! Carts will be available as well. Call the golf shop to book your tee time at 651-388-5826. The Early Bird Membership Special is available through April 15th. Purchase your membership early to take advantage of the great savings and special perks from Treasure Island Resort & Casino!

* Cannon Valley Trail OpensCannon Valley Trail Opens

Tickets can be purchased at AmericInn, Best Western, Bob White Coffee Shop, Red Wing Visitor and Convention Bureau (VCB) and St. James Hotel. Self-pay boxes are located at all access points to the trail (cash or check – made payable to Cannon Valley Trail). Before heading out on the trail, check the air pressure in your tires and bring an ample supply of water. Call 507-263-0508 or click here for more information.

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* New Gallery ShowsNew Gallery Shows

The Red Wing Arts Association presents two new shows: "The Paintings of Hannah Heyer" in the Veeder Gallery and "The Photography of Dave Murphy" in the Vogel Gallery. Click here for additional details, or call 651-388-7569.

* Modern MappingModern Mapping

Time: 6:00 pm

This presentation at the Goodhue County Historical Society helps kick-off the Minnesota on the Map exhibit by looking at an important aspect of modern maps: Online Geographic Information Systems, or GIS. GIS professionals explain the importance of GIS for Goodhue County, as well as show participants how to use GIS themselves. Featuring Alan Laumeyer and Lisa Hanni of the Goodhue County GIS Department. 6-7pm, $ 3 for Adults; Students, Children, and Members are FREE. Click here for additional details.

* Moss Basket WorkshopMoss Basket Workshop

Time: 6:00 pm

Let Sargent's Nursery teach you how to plant your very own moss basket, just like the beautiful baskets displayed in downtown Red Wing. Registration fee includes plants, 14” moss basket kit and care. Discounts available. Call 651-388-3847 to register, or click here for more details.

* Live Piano MusicLive Piano Music

Time: 7:00 pm

Enjoy a performance by Ken Arneson of Keyscapes in The Port Lounge in the lower level of the St. James Hotel from 7-9 PM. Click here for more details.

* Open Mic at Marie'sOpen Mic at Marie's

Time: 7:00 pm

Take the mic at Marie's Underground Grill & Tap House from 7-10 PM, or come to simply enjoy the entertainment. Drinks and happy hour prices for performing artists. Call for more info 651-388-1896.

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* Jimmy's Pub PerformanceJimmy's Pub Performance

Time: 8:00 pm

St. James Hotel - Live performance at Jimmy's Pub from 8:00PM to 10:30PM. For more information, please call (800) 252-1875.

* Dirty WordDirty Word

Time: 8:30 pm

Cover band Dirty Word takes the stage in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Free Show begins at 8:30 PM. Dirty Word’s playlist is a virtual library of hits that leaves no genre untouched.

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* Easter Egg Hunt-Bay CityEaster Egg Hunt-Bay City

Time: 10:00 am

Flat Pennies Ice Cream in Bay City, WI, will host an Easter Egg hunt from 10AM-12PM with a free photo with the Easter Bunny. For more information, call 715-594-3555, or click here.

* Easter Egg Scramble-Red WingEaster Egg Scramble-Red Wing

Time: 10:00 am

This free event will take place at Upper Anderson Park at 10AM. Meet the Easter Bunny, hunt for eggs, and enjoy refreshments. For more information, call 651-388-7151.

* Moss Basket WorkshopMoss Basket Workshop

Time: 10:30 am

Let Sargent's Nursery teach you how to plant your very own moss basket, just like the beautiful baskets displayed in downtown Red Wing. Registration fee includes plants, 14” moss basket kit and care. Discounts available. Call 651-388-3847 to register, or click here for more details.

* Live Music at Fair TradeLive Music at Fair Trade

Time: 8:00 pm

Fair Trade Books (320 Bush St) will host a performance by rock/psych/Americana band "Animalhead." Call 651-800-2030 or click here for additional details.

* Live Music at Marie'sLive Music at Marie's

Time: 8:00 pm

The Instigators (Blues and Rock Band). Music starts at 8:00pm.

* Dirty WordDirty Word

Time: 8:30 pm

Cover band Dirty Word takes the stage in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Free Show begins at 8:30 PM. Dirty Word’s playlist is a virtual library of hits that leaves no genre untouched.

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* Easter Menu at Treasure IslandEaster Menu at Treasure Island

Treasure Island Resort & Casino will offer several Easter dining options. Tado Steakhouse will include the Easter specialty Savory Rack of New Zealand Lamb on their dinner menu. Tado is open from 5PM-9PM. (Call 651-385-2988 for reservations at Tado.) Tradewinds Buffet will offer prime rib & baked ham along with traditional favorites. Tradewinds will be open from 4PM-9PM. Currents restaurant at Treasure Island will offer a traditional Easter favorite ham dinner. Currents is open from 7AM-12PM. Click here to visit Treasure Island's website.

* Easter Buffet at Liberty'sEaster Buffet at Liberty's

Time: 9:30 am

Liberty’s Restaurant & Lounge (303 W 3rd St) will feature an All-You-Can-Eat Brunch: 4 Meat entrées, French toast, waffles, scrambled eggs, eggs Benedict, fresh fruit, salad bar, desserts, more! (9:30AM-2PM). Click here to view Liberty's website.

* Easter Brunch at Marie'sEaster Brunch at Marie's

Time: 10:00 am

Marie’s Underground Grill & Tap House (217 Plum St) will feature an Easter Brunch, including ham, chicken, roast beef, eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, salads, dessert, more! (10AM-3PM) Call for more information (651) 388-1896.

* Easter Buffet at St. JamesEaster Buffet at St. James

Time: 10:00 am

The Easter Buffet is in the 5th floor Summit Room overlooking the Mississippi River. This is a very popular event, and tables fill quickly. Reservations required! Please call 651-858-7902 to make reservations. Click here for additional details.

* Easter Menu at BierstubeEaster Menu at Bierstube

Time: 11:00 am

Bierstube Bowl & Grill (233 Withers Harbor Dr) will feature a special Easter menu, including ham steak with Au Gratin potatoes, corn, & a dinner Roll. Menu begins at 11AM, and bowling opens at Noon. Call for details: 651-385-8852.

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* Colorful Container CombinationColorful Container Combination

Time: 6:00 pm

Let Sargent's Nursery lead you through an instructional, hands-on session about annual combinations for containers! Sun, shade, or somewhere in between…they will share their thriller, filler and spiller combination ideas and help you plant in a container of your choice. Registration fees apply. Call 651-388-3847 for details, or click here for more information.

* Sea Wing Disaster PresentationSea Wing Disaster Presentation

Time: 6:00 pm

Join Frederick Johnson at the Goodhue County History Center as he presents research on how and why the 1890 capsizing disaster of the steamer Sea Wing occurred. Click for more class and registration details.

* Live Piano MusicLive Piano Music

Time: 7:00 pm

Enjoy a performance by Ken Arneson of Keyscapes in The Port Lounge in the lower level of the St. James Hotel from 7-9 PM. Click here for more details.

* Open Mic at Marie'sOpen Mic at Marie's

Time: 7:00 pm

Take the mic at Marie's Underground Grill & Tap House from 7-10 PM, or come to simply enjoy the entertainment. Drinks and happy hour prices for performing artists. Call for more info 651-388-1896.

* Open Mic at Fair Trade BooksOpen Mic at Fair Trade Books

Time: 7:30 pm

Music, poetry, comedy, and more. Come early to get a good seat! Call for more information 651-800-2030, or click here to visit the Fair Trade Books website.

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* Ghost Hunting at the St. JamesGhost Hunting at the St. James

Join Paranormal Investigator Adrian Lee and his team for a spooky night at the St. James Hotel! Adrian Lee, a renowned paranormal investigator, author of the book Mysterious Minnesota (which includes a chapter about the St. James Hotel) and founder of The International Paranormal Society, is bringing his team to the St. James. Click for details.

* Jimmy's Pub PerformanceJimmy's Pub Performance

Time: 8:00 pm

St. James Hotel - Live performance at Jimmy's Pub from 8:00PM to 10:30PM. For more information, please call (800) 252-1875.

* Comedy at Marie'sComedy at Marie's

Time: 8:30 pm

John Russell and Randy Ankarlo bring their act to Marie's Underground Grill & Tap House. No cover charge. Visit them at 217 Plum Street in downtown Red Wing or call 651-388-1896 for more information.

* West Side BandWest Side Band

Time: 8:30 pm

The band performs inspired covers and originals with a sound like Prince & Santana meet Jerry Lee, Kid Rock, and the Rolling Stones. They will take the stage in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Free show begins at 8:30 PM.

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* Ghost Hunting at the St. JamesGhost Hunting at the St. James

Join Paranormal Investigator Adrian Lee and his team for a spooky night at the St. James Hotel! Adrian Lee, a renowned paranormal investigator, author of the book Mysterious Minnesota (which includes a chapter about the St. James Hotel) and founder of The International Paranormal Society, is bringing his team to the St. James. Click for details.

* Colorful Container CombinationColorful Container Combination

Time: 10:30 am

Let Sargent's Nursery lead you through an instructional, hands-on session about annual combinations for containers! Sun, shade, or somewhere in between…they will share their thriller, filler and spiller combination ideas and help you plant in a container of your choice. Registration fees apply. Call 651-388-3847 for details, or click here for more information.

* Wine Trail Spring FlingWine Trail Spring Fling

Time: 11:00 am

Falconer Vineyards & Flower Valley Vineyard invite you to explore The Great River Road Wine Trail and sample the 2015's during this New Wine Release event from 11AM-5 PM each day. Click here for more information.

* Collecting Zinc GlazeCollecting Zinc Glaze

Time: 1:00 pm

Steve Poeschl will talk about what makes Red Wing so collectible today. Marks and decorations will be covered to help you date your items. Fun time for sharing will be included. Class will be held at the Pottery Museum of RW. Click for registration information.

* Hanging Basket PlantingHanging Basket Planting

Time: 1:00 pm

Sargent's Nursery offers the perfect class if you love your baskets, want to start your own and prefer something a little smaller than the Red Wing Moss Baskets. Registration fees apply. Call 651-388-3847 for more information, or click here.

* Art ReceptionArt Reception

Time: 2:00 pm

The Red Wing Arts Association welcomes you to attend the public receptions for the gallery collections "The Painting of Hannah C Heyer" and "The Photography of Dave Murphy" from 2-4PM at the Depot Gallery. Artist Hannah Heyer will be introduced at 3PM. Click here or call 651-388-7569 for additional details.

* Comedy at Fair Trade BooksComedy at Fair Trade Books

Time: 7:00 pm

Steve Anderson presents an Introduction to Improvisation session at the bookstore. Call 651-800-2030 for details, or visit the Fair Trade website by clicking here.

* Scotty McCreeryScotty McCreery

Time: 8:00 pm

“American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery performs live in the Treasure Island Event Center. Tickets go on sale January 16. Click here for more details.

* West Side BandWest Side Band

Time: 8:30 pm

The band performs inspired covers and originals with a sound like Prince & Santana meet Jerry Lee, Kid Rock, and the Rolling Stones. They will take the stage in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Free show begins at 8:30 PM.

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* Wine Trail Spring FlingWine Trail Spring Fling

Time: 11:00 am

Falconer Vineyards & Flower Valley Vineyard invite you to explore The Great River Road Wine Trail and sample the 2015's during this New Wine Release event from 11AM-5 PM each day. Click here for more information.

* Brushes & BrewsBrushes & Brews

Time: 2:00 pm

ArtReach and the owners of the new Staghead Restaurant in town have teamed up to bring you this fun, different kind of painting class. This is a relaxed and social setting, where you are able to order food and drink while you are painting. No prior art experience required! Fee includes supplies and instruction to complete one canvas painting. Class is held at Staghead, 219 Bush Street. Click for registration information.

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* Painting Landscapes - Part 1Painting Landscapes - Part 1

Time: 6:00 pm

Learn to paint landscapes with pastels. A materials list will be sent out two weeks prior to the first class. A minimum number of students is required to hold class, so please register by March 31. Class will be held at Red Wing Arts Association’s Depot Gallery. Click for registration details.

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* Musical Revue: Sheldon TheatreMusical Revue: Sheldon Theatre

An exciting new act based on favorite contemporary children’s books comes to the Sheldon Theatre, featuring "The Teacher from the Black Lagoon," "Dogzilla," "Grumpy Bird," plus more! Book titles subject to change. Multiple showtimes. Please call the box office at 651-388-8700 for ticketing information, or visit the Sheldon Theatre's website by clicking here.

* How Did MN Get Its Shape?How Did MN Get Its Shape?

Time: 12:00 pm

Free event from 12-1PM. Come to the Goodhue County Historical Society for the first “History Break” lunchtime program. History Professor Bill Lass will explain the events that led to MN's current state boundaries. In conjunction with the MN on the Map exhibit, this talk explores the historical, political, and social forces that created the modern shape of MN. Bring your lunch and enjoy this engaging presentation! Prof. Lass will be available for book signings after his talk. Click here for additional details.

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* Doc & Talk at Fair Trade BooksDoc & Talk at Fair Trade Books

Time: 7:00 pm

"Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price" documentary film and discussion beginning at 7PM at the bookstore at 320 Bush Street. Call 651-800-2030 for more details.

* Abraham Lincoln AssassinationAbraham Lincoln Assassination

Time: 7:00 pm

Observing the 150th anniversary of President Lincoln’s assassination, State Representative Dean Urdahl presents historic information that challenges commonly believed assumptions about Lincoln’s murder. Representative Urdahl will speak for 45 minutes, allowing for a 15 minute discussion to follow. Learn a new perspective on this infamous and critically important historical event! Cost: Adults—$ 5; Students, children, and members are free. Call 651-388-6024 or click here for additional information. The Historical Society is located at 1166 Oak Street in Red Wing.

* Live Piano MusicLive Piano Music

Time: 7:00 pm

Enjoy a performance by Ken Arneson of Keyscapes in The Port Lounge in the lower level of the St. James Hotel from 7-9 PM. Click here for more details.

* Open Mic at Marie'sOpen Mic at Marie's

Time: 7:00 pm

Take the mic at Marie's Underground Grill & Tap House from 7-10 PM, or come to simply enjoy the entertainment. Drinks and happy hour prices for performing artists. Call for more info 651-388-1896.

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* Jimmy's Pub PerformanceJimmy's Pub Performance

Time: 8:00 pm

St. James Hotel - Live performance at Jimmy's Pub from 8:00PM to 10:30PM. For more information, please call (800) 252-1875.

* HitchvilleHitchville

Time: 8:30 pm

The country music super-group Hitchville performs in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort and Casino. Free show begins at 8:30.

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* Vintage Red Wing Pottery ClassVintage Red Wing Pottery Class

Time: 1:00 pm

This class will provide a detailed presentation of the art pottery produced from the 1920s to 1967. Feel free to bring an example of your Red Wing Art Pottery for discussion. Refreshments will be served. Class will be held at the Pottery Museum. Click for registration information.

* Poetry Reading at Fair TradePoetry Reading at Fair Trade

Time: 2:00 pm

Come to Fair Trade Book Store at 320 Bush Street to hear readings from Wislawa Szymborska's poetry, "The Map." For more information, please call the book store at 651-800-2030.

* HitchvilleHitchville

Time: 8:30 pm

The country music super-group Hitchville performs in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort and Casino. Free show begins at 8:30.

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* Brushes & BrewsBrushes & Brews

Time: 2:00 pm

Class added due to popular demand! ArtReach and the owners of Staghead Restaurant have teamed up to bring you this fun, different kind of painting class. This is a relaxed and social setting, where you are able to order food and drink while you are painting. No prior art experience required. Fee includes supplies and instruction to complete one canvas painting. Class is held at Staghead, 219 Bush Street. Click here for Community Ed registration information.

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* Painting Landscapes - Part 2Painting Landscapes - Part 2

Time: 6:00 pm

Learn to paint landscapes with pastels. A materials list will be sent out two weeks prior to the first class. A minimum number of students is required to hold class, so please register by March 31. Class will be held at Red Wing Arts Association’s Depot Gallery. Click for registration details.

* Author Appearance: Fair TradeAuthor Appearance: Fair Trade

Time: 7:00 pm

Author Michael Orange will read from his book "Fire in the Hole: A Mortarman in Viet Nam." Come early for a good seat! Please call Fair Trade Books for additional information at 651-800-2030.

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* "Deep Green" at Fair Trade"Deep Green" at Fair Trade

Time: 7:00 pm

Come to Fair Trade Book Store this Earth Day for the film "Deep Green." Stay for discussion! Call the book store for additional details at 651-800-2030

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* Open Mic at Marie'sOpen Mic at Marie's

Time: 7:00 pm

Marie's Underground Grill & Tap (217 Plum St) hosts an open jam from 7-10 PM. Call 651-388-1896 for more information.

* Live Piano MusicLive Piano Music

Time: 7:00 pm

Enjoy a performance by Ken Arneson of Keyscapes in The Port Lounge in the lower level of the St. James Hotel from 7-9 PM. Click here for more details.

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* Jimmy's Pub PerformanceJimmy's Pub Performance

Time: 8:00 pm

St. James Hotel - Live performance at Jimmy's Pub from 8:00PM to 10:30PM. For more information, please call (800) 252-1875.

* Them Pesky KidsThem Pesky Kids

Time: 8:30 pm

Them Pesky Kids brings you feel good arena rock in any setting from clubs to festivals. They will perform in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort and Casino. Free show begins at 8:30 PM.

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* Book Signing at Fair TradeBook Signing at Fair Trade

Time: 1:00 pm

Baseball writer Thom Henninger will do a signing for his new book "Tony Oliva, The Life and Times of a Minnesota Twins Legend." Henninger will be at the bookstore at 320 Bush St. at 1PM. Call for details: 651-800-2030.

* Early Stoneware of Red WingEarly Stoneware of Red Wing

Time: 1:00 pm

This class will provide examples of salt glaze, discuss hand applied cobalt decoration, and show different markings to indicate if stoneware is made in Red Wing. Refreshments will be served. Class will be held at the Pottery Museum. Click here for registration information.

* Blooming Brass at the Sheldon Blooming Brass at the Sheldon

Time: 7:00 pm

The Sheldon Theatre Brass Band presents "Blooming Brass." The band uses the instrumentation of traditional British-style brass bands and plays a variety of musical styles. Call the box office ( 651-388-8700) for ticketing information, or click here for additional details from the Sheldon Theatre's website.

* Live Music at Fair TradeLive Music at Fair Trade

Time: 8:00 pm

Singer/songwriter Charlie Pollard will give a performance to honor his new release, "The Reading." Call Fair Trade Book Store for additional details at 651-800-2030.

* Them Pesky KidsThem Pesky Kids

Time: 8:30 pm

Them Pesky Kids brings you feel good arena rock in any setting from clubs to festivals. They will perform in the Parlay Lounge at Treasure Island Resort and Casino. Free show begins at 8:30 PM.

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* Enchanted Garden Clay ClassEnchanted Garden Clay Class

Time: 1:00 pm

Led by Kate Bauman at Red Wing Pottery, you will use the slab and pinch methods to build houses, doors, bridges, mushrooms, and other whimsical garden features. Pieces can be painted with acrylic paint after firing. 1-3pm, cost is $ 30. No experience necessary. Click here for registration details.

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* Open Mic at Marie'sOpen Mic at Marie's

Time: 7:00 pm

Marie's Underground Grill & Tap (217 Plum St) hosts an open jam from 7-10 PM. Call 651-388-1896 for more information.

* Live Piano MusicLive Piano Music

Time: 7:00 pm

Enjoy a performance by Ken Arneson of Keyscapes in The Port Lounge in the lower level of the St. James Hotel from 7-9 PM. Click here for more details.