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.

June Jazz Jam

Sunday | June 20 | 2:30-5:30pm Island City Brewing Company H3OJazz.com In April and May, H3O Jazz Trio and Island City Brewing Company teamed up to raise funds for area non-profits as part of their popular monthly Jazz Jams. In just two months, over $1,200 has already been contributed! June’s Jazz Jam fundraiser recipient will…

Winona Writers Group – June Meeting

Friday | June 11 | 3:30-5:30pm may end early, depending on how many readers participate Winona Public Library Learning Plaza We are excited to announce this month we plan to meet outside at the Library Learning Plaza for sharing and critiquing our writing. Everyone attending will need to sign a liability waiver if they have…

MCA Casting Call: Thirty-Three Little Pigs – Auditions

Monday | June 28 | 6:30-8:30pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts | 1164 W 10th St mca.smumn.edu/2021/03/15/casting-call-thirty-three-little-pigs/ Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) is looking for actors to ham it up in this fantastic new twist on an old tale! Squeal with delight as the 33 pigs in the meadow continuously outsmart the hungry wolf,…

Julia Crozier / New Work

Opening Reception: Friday | May 28 | 6:00-8:00pm Exhibit: May 28 through July 30 Red Horse Gallery | 116 S Main St | Fountain City, WI juliacrozier.com Julia Crozier, Winona artist, and John Sagan, owner of The Red Horse Gallery of Fountain City welcome one and all to the first exhibit at the Red Horse…

1001 Arab Futures

Details below Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts – live performances and visual installation Online for viewing and watch party www.cedartreeproject.com The Cedar Tree Project, curated by Keoxa/Winona, MN based dance/interdisciplinary artist Sharon Mansur, is thrilled to present 1001 Arab Futures, in partnership with the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA). 1001 Arab Futures is an…

May Jazz Jam

Sunday | May 16 | 2:30-5:30pm Island City Brewing Company H3OJazz.com In April we had 11 performers and donated $510 to Winona Volunteer Services – that’s what the Island City Jazz Jam is all about! In May the Jazz Jam will continue to welcome performers while raising money for area non-profits. H3O will contribute all…

Winona Writers Group – May Meeting

Friday | May 14 | 3:30-5:30pm may end early, depending on how many readers participate Winona Public Library Learning Plaza We are excited to announce this month we plan to meet outside at the Library Learning Plaza for sharing and critiquing our writing. Masks are preferred and social distancing is encouraged. Everyone attending will need…

Making History: RAA Member Exhibit at WCHS

May 1 – July 17 Winona County History Center | 160 Johnson St www.winonahistory.org/ Making History: RAA Member Exhibit and Showcase, will open May 1 and run through July 17. Over 25 regional artists will have work in this show featuring photography, music, paintings, pottery, poetry and more. The 2021 River Arts Alliance Member Exhibit and…

Kinstone Opening Weekend

May 1 – 2 | 10:00am – 6:00pm Kinstone | S3439 Cole Bluff Lane | Fountain City, WI www.kinstonecircle.com/ Several events are planned for Kinstone’s Opening Weekend. Visit the website for complete details. Kin-Day! We especially want to invite you to our Annual Kin-Day Family Day and Spring Open House on Sunday, May 2. We will…

WSU Senior Exhibitions – Spring 2021

WSU Senior Exhibition – Nothing Permanent Except Change Exhibit: April 19-23 Virtual Artist Talk and Reception: Wednesday | April 21 | 5:00pm Nothing Permanent Except Change focuses on periods of transition, both in nature and in our own lives as we finish our college career. This exhibition will be on display in-person in the Watkins Gallery…