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.

WSU Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Sunday | April 28 | 2:00pm WSU DuFresne PAC | Vivian Fusillo Main Stage Theatre WSU Symphonic Wind Ensemble will perform their Spring Concert. Free admission. WSU Arts Administration is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit: riverartsalliance.org/JOIN.  

WSU Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert

Friday | April 26 | 7:30pm WSU DuFresne PAC | Vivian Fusillo Main Stage Theatre WSU Jazz Ensemble performs their Spring Concert. Free admission. WSU Arts Administration is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit: riverartsalliance.org/JOIN.  

Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre “Beauty and the Beast”

Friday | April 26 | 7:00pm Saturday | April 27 | 2:00pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts 1164 W. Howard (10th) St mca.smumn.edu Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre (PFCT) is back in Winona to present their original musical version of the classic tale, Beauty and the Beast. Local students aged 7-18 were cast in this original…

King Arthur, Tales from Wales and More

Wednesday | April 24 | 7:00-9:00pm Winona County Historical Society 160 Johnson St wildwalestours.com Presenter Gareth Roberts is a storyteller, writer, photographer and walk leader who has published over 50 history maps of Wales. He also contributes photographs for astronomy magazines and his book of night photography, The Stars in their Tenderness, was published in…

Bowling with the Bard

Wednesday | April 24 | 7:00pm Westgate Bowl | 1429 W Service Dr facebook.com/events/311044722858661/ Join GRSF to celebrate the Bard’s birth (and death) day at Westgate Bowl with a good old-fashioned BOWLING PARTY! This is an event to celebrate the coming of the season and thank our dedication Friends of Will volunteers for all their…

Visible/Invisible: Life with Mental Illness

Joy Davis Ripley recently received a SEMAC grant for a community project and is looking for people who would like to participate. For the project, Joy will be tackling the stigma that mental illness still carries with it. She is looking for volunteers who would be willing to be interviewed about their mental illness and…

Bluff Country Studio Art Tour 2019

Friday | April 26 | 10:00am-6:00pm Saturday | April 27 | 10:00am-6:00pm Sunday | April 28 | 10:00am-6:00pm bluffcountrystudioarttour.org Be sure to check out Bluff Country Studio Art Tour, 2019, an annual spring tradition! Experience the diverse talent of so many southeast Minnesota artists, many of whom are River Arts Alliance members! Details at the…

Page Series: Dreaming Under a Cedar Tree 2.0

Wednesday | April 24 | 7:30pm Thursday | April 25 | 7:30pm Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights pagetheatre.org/project/cedar-tree/ Dreaming Under a Cedar Tree invites you to share art, food, and conversation with a Middle Eastern flavor, reflecting on Sharon Mansur’s Lebanese heritage, the complex and fluid nature of cultural identity, and the power of…

Art about Winona

A National Call for Art about Winona: the Legend, the Women, the Place Hosted by Winona State University’s Watkins Gallery Jurors: Winona LaDuke, Roger Boulay, Guest juror TBA June 15: Deadline for receiving all digital submissions June 30: Notification of acceptance August 15: Deadline for receipt of accepted works August 23: Exhibition Opens; Reception: 5-6…

Call for Artists: Winona Poster Project

Visit Winona and River Arts Alliance are pleased to announce the NEW Winona Poster Project 2019. This annual poster project will highlight a local artist and design promoting the beauty and charm of our area each year. To enter this juried competition, artists must live/work within a 60-mile radius of Winona, MN and have experience in printmaking, painting or…