Gala Opening of Larger than Life Sculptures

Please join Franconia Sculpture Park’s artists, staff, and our thriving community, as Franconia hosts its 21st Annual Art and Artists Celebration on September 23rd, from 11 AM to 6 PM. This event serves as the gala opening reception for the new sculptures created in 2017, offering opportunities all day to satisfy your artistic curiosity and participate in family art-making. The event is FREE – parking is $5 per vehicle, and there is a nominal fee for some activities. Read more…

Not to be Missed: Annual Backyard Pottery Sale.

Join Peter Jadoonath Pottery for a great time this fall. On September 22-24, 10am-5pm, there will be a wide array of functional pottery for sale in a beautiful setting from Joe Singewald, Sarah Dudgeon, Jason Trebs, Mike Helke, and host Peter Jadoonath. The sale will take place at 30208 Tern Avenue, Shafer, MN, 55074.  This sale is in collaboration with Peter Jadoonath Pottery, Take Me to The River, and River Valley Potters. River Valley Potters represents seven independent clay studios along Read more…

New This Year: Art on the Kinni

Joining the line-up of Take Me to the River this year is Art on the Kinni! Art on the Kinni, now in its 20th year, is a popular community art fair along the shady banks of the Kinnickinnic River in downtown River Falls. The one-day festival produced by the River Falls Community Arts Base includes a 60 juried artists, two stages of live music, local food vendors and tons of artful fun! Art on the Read more…

New This Year: Festival Theatre Concert Series

Festival Theatre in St. Croix Falls has joined Take Me to the River as an anchor event this year after years of support as an advertiser in our printed brochure. A series of four concerts will be held over the three weekends of Take Me to the River. Festival Theatre is known in the St. Croix Valley for high quality theatrical performances as well as bringing some big name musical guests to historic vaudeville theater. Read more…