The River Arts Alliance generates creative, financial and intellectual resources in order to strengthen communications among all entities, elevate the quality of art for all and enrich lives through the arts.

Amanda Grace Record Release Social Hour

Thursday | June 21 | 7-9pm The Outpost | 119 E 3rd St Amanda was invited to New York in April to record in studio at Leesta Vall Recordings. Learn more about her experience, hear a few of the songs, and enjoy a community gathering at The Outpost in downtown Winona. Each performance was cut…

Founders Day Concert at Old Main

Saturday | June 16 | 4-8:30pm Old Main | 20869 S. College Avenue Galesville, WI www.oldmain.org Old Main in Galesville will present a Founders Day Concert Saturday, June 16 in the evening. “The Garden of Eatin’” Family band will perform at 4:00 p.m. Tours of the building and an award ceremony will take place at…

Stringwood Chamber Musicians Perform at Café Congo

Saturday | June 16 | 3:00-4:30pm First Congregational Church of Winona | 161 W Broadway Café Congo welcomes back some of the nation’s finest student string musicians perform a free concert of six quartet pieces. They’ll be performing to raise money for youth music programs in the Winona Area Public Schools. These gifted musicians are…

Free Ink Relief Prints

Saturday | June 16 | 11am-3:00pm Winona Arts Center Facebook The Winona Arts Center RiverBed Press print studio will hold a free relief printmaking workshop on Saturday, June 16 from 11am – 3pm. Drop in & print! Preregistration is not required. No prior printmaking experience is necessary. Come in to learn about printmaking and try…

Opening Reception for the Art of Fine Furniture

Saturday | June 16 | 1-3pm Exhibit runs through August 10 Winona County History Center theartoffinefurniture.com The Art of Fine Furniture is an exhibit of works by regionally and nationally recognized studio furniture makers and offers discussion and demonstration that are designed to inspire those who are interested in the extraordinary. Founded in 2013, The…

H3O Jazz Trio

Saturday | June 9 | 3-6pm Island City Brewing Winona’s own H3O Jazz trio is performing Saturday from 3-6 PM at Island City Brewing Company. Members include Eric (keyboards), Hans (vibes) and Max (bass) Heukeshoven, with Janet (flute) sitting in on a few tunes. Come hear some favorite jazz standards and new pieces performed by…

Summer Organ Recital Series

Saturday | June 9 | 4pm First Congregational Church of Winona | 161 W Broadway This month the First Congregational Church of Winona in cooperation with the Southeast Minnesota Chapter of the American Guild of Organists will launch a summer organ recital series featuring performances by some of the finest organists in the Tri-State area….

In This Place: Site-Specific Dance Film Capstone

Thursday | June 7 | 7pm Friday | June 8 | 7pm Friday | June 8 | 9pm Outpost Winona | 119 E 3rd St Facebook Link In August of 2017 Sydney Swanson received a grant from SEMAC (Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council) to create a site-specific dance film in Winona. This is her capstone event…

Multi-generational Collage Workshop – FREE

Wednesdays | 12-1:30pm June 6, 13, 20, & 27, July 11, 18, & 25, August 1 Winona Friendship Center | 251 Main St. In this FREE intergenerational workshop at the Winona Friendship Center, older adults aged 55+ and youth ages 7-12 will be invited to explore a variety of collage techniques through group and individual…

Laureate Writers Series – June 2018

Tuesday | June 5 | 7:00pm Blue Heron Coffee House | 162 W. 2nd St. Nicole Borg will read from her debut collection of poetry, All Roads Lead Home, as part of the Laureate Writers Series. The reading is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a book signing and open…