Category Archives: Events

MCA Fall Open House & Art Giveaway

Wednesday | August 23 | 4:00-7:00pm
Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts
1164 West Howard (10th) Street

Meet MCA faculty, Second Chance Dance Sale, shoe fittings, register for classes, play on our 8-foot floor piano, coloring contest, win prizes and enjoy treats.

From 4:30-6;30pm, explore “Echos”, an art exhibit, in Galleria Valéncia by Dan Eastman and then pick out and take home your favorite piece to hang in your bedroom!

Middle and High School students, from 6-7pm, come learn about MCA’s new National Honors Society for Dance Arts chapter through National Dance Educators Organization.

Visit the MCA website to learn more.

Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit:


Second Saturday at Winona Visitor Center

Saturday | August 12 | Noon-2pm Winona Visitor Center | 924 Huff St Stop into the Winona Visitor Center for the first "Second Saturday" celebration! The Color Winona themed event will include coloring contests for children and adults with prizes. Coloring book artists Julie Johnston, Julia Crozier, and Toni Ambrosen will be signing, and there… Continue Reading

Inspired! The July Schmooze

Saturday | July 29 | 2:00 to 3:30pm Wanek Hall | Winona County History Center RAA partners with the Art of Fine Furniture to present the July Schmooze: a panel discussion entitled "Inspired!" featuring Craig Johnson, Mark Laub, Linda Sue Eastman, David Lane and moderated by Jamie Schell. RAA invites you to participate in this… Continue Reading

Joy Davis Ripley Photography at Artspire

Art Fair and Show Saturday | June 10 | 10am – 5pm The Pumphouse 119 King St | La Crosse, Wi Be sure to visit Joy’s booth! Visit her RAA page to learn more about her art. Artspire is an all-inclusive and free event that attracts, engages and connects our diverse community through meaningful arts… Continue Reading

May Art Schmooze

Thursday | May 18 | 5:00 to 7:00pm The Outpost | 119 E. 3rd St. Join Matt Fluharty at the Outpost, a collaborative space at 119 E. 3rd St. The Outpost, the national headquarters of Art of the Rural, welcomes people from across disciplines and sectors to share their work, develop projects, and engage with the… Continue Reading

Kinstone 1-Hour Guided Tour

Sundays | May 7 through October 31 | 1:00 to 2:15pm Kinstone | S3439 Cole Bluff Lane | Fountain City, WI On every Sunday, the tour features the large Stone Circle, the thatched cordwood Chapel, the Stargazer Circle and the Three Witnesses sculpture. Learn about the setting of the standing stones in the Kinstone Circle… Continue Reading