River Arts Alliance supports and celebrates regional arts and culture by organizing educational programs, community events, and public art projects while promoting opportunities for artists and facilitating collaborations between organizations in the Winona region.

Saint Mary’s Choirs and Concert Band

Saturday | September 30 | 2:00pm Page Theatre | Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Campus A family-friendly concert for Family Weekend! Saint Mary’s Choirs and Concert Band perform, with repertoire including a Gustav Holst’s Suite #2 for Band as well as two selections from the video game world: Baba Yetu (Civilization IV) and a medley…

Endwaters

Friday | October 20 | 7:30pm Saturday | October 21 | 7:30pm Sunday | October 22 | 2:00pm Masonic Theatre | 255 Main Street Who fights for Winona and the Mississippi when fighting means the loss of jobs and friends? Endwaters is an original play by Scott Dixon. Directed by Daniel Munson. Tickets are now…

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

October 11, 12, 13, and 14 | 7:30pm Vivian Fusillo Theatre | Performing Arts Center Winona State University A fun, family-friendly musical based on the beloved comic strip characters! Great for ages 6+. Tickets are $15 for general public and $6 for all kids and students. Don’t miss it! Tickets: wsuartstickets.universitytickets.com WSU Arts Administration is…

Winona Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

Saturday | October 7 | 7:30pm Harriet Johnson Auditorium | Somsem Hall Winona State University Join us for the Winona Symphony Orchestra’s 2017 Fall Concert! Music Director Dr. Donald Lovejoy will give a pre-concert talk at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $15 for adults and $6 for college students. The Symphony offers FREE admission to high…

Winona Area Quilters Guild Reception

Monday | October 9 | 5pm Page Theatre | Ben Miller Lobby The Winona Area Quilters Guild has created an exhibit of original quilted pieces inspired by the 2017-2018 Page Series at Saint Mary’s University. The exhibit is now on view in the Performance Center’s Ben Miller Lobby. Members of the Winona Area Quilter’s Guild 4th…

RAA Artist in “Locavore,” Rochester MN

Carol Slade will have work in the group show “Locavore: Southeastern MN Juried Exhibition” in the Burton and Judy Onofrio Galleries, Rochester Art Center, with an opening Saturday, September 22 from 7-9 pm. Exhibit closes January 6. Carol Slade is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership,…

Winona Art Walk and Tour – Applications Open

The 2017 Winona Art Walk and Tour will be held on Saturday, November 18, from 10am-4pm. The application process is now open with an entry deadline of September 29. If you would like to participate, please visit: riverartsalliance.org/WAW2017 to learn more.  

RAA Artists at Driftless Area Art Festival

Saturday | September 16 | 10am – 5pm Sunday | September 17 | 10am – 4pm Beauford T. Anderson Park | Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin River Arts Alliance members Kathy Kovala and Teresa Schumaker will be participating in the Driftless Area Art Festival this weekend. Free Admission! Rain or shine. Over 80 Visual Artists, Local Foods,…

The Art of Creative Living: The September Schmooze

Wednesday | September 20 | 5:30 to 7:00pm Ed’s (no name) Bar | 252 E. 3rd St. Do you struggle to find a balance between your life and your artistic pursuits? You’re not alone! Join us for a special evening with life coach Elle Newman and explore ways to make time for your creative endeavors,…

Mixed Precipitation Artist Talk

Thursday | September 14 | 12:15pm Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights | Winona At this artist talk, members of Minneapolis-based music-theatre company Mixed Precipitation will preview The Picnic Operetta. They’ll share about the story, inspirations for the show, history of outdoor theatre, mime, and how they combine different musical styles to create an operatic-popular…