Lake Pepin Area Calendar of Events

May – June 2012

May
17
Thu
Pepin – Stockholm – “Fresh Air” Spring Art Tour
May 17 – May 20 all-day

“Fresh Air” Spring Art Tour-a self guided tour of artists’ studios & galleries.  www.freshart.org.

 

Stockholm – Antiques in an Apple Orchard
May 17 – May 20 all-day

Antiques in an Apple Orchard, Maiden Rock Apples/Winery & Cidery.

 

May
19
Sat
Hastings – Apple Blossom Races
May 19 – May 20 all-day

Apple Blossom Races, Hastings, MN
Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center. Participate in (2K, 5K, 10K or 1/2 marathon) or watch and cheer for the runners.  The 5K, 10K and 1/2 marathon all start at 8:00 a.m. with the 2K fun run at 11:00 a.m.  For information, please call (651) 437-4359, www.carpenternaturecenter.org.

 

Hastings – Come for tea
May 19 – May 20 all-day

Hastings – Come for tea and meet the very special great-great granddaughter of William and Mary LeDuc, Anne LeDuc, as she shares family memories andrecollections. www.dakotahistory.org.

Prescott – Plant Sale
May 19 @ 4:30 am – 7:00 am

Prescott – Great River Road Learning Center at Freedom Park. Plant Sale. 9:30-noon. Sponsored by Friends of Freedom Park gardeners.

 

Stockholm – Widespot Theatre
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Widespot Theatre. An evening of music from Prairie Home Companion’s Butch Thompson and Pat Donohue – 7:00 pm.

 

May
20
Sun
Alma – WOA Nature Talk
May 20 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Alma – WOA Nature Talk. 1pm-3pm. www.wingsoveralma.org

 

May
25
Fri
Alma – Alma Area Museum Opens
May 25 – May 26 all-day

Alma – Alma Area Museum Opens on Weekends www.almahistory.org.

 

May
26
Sat
Alma – Reunion Picnic
May 26 – May 27 all-day

Alma – Reunion Picnic, Historic Buffalo County Teachers College www.almahistory.org.

 

Prescott – Art Exhibit
May 26 – May 27 all-day

Prescott – Art Exhibit, Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center. Runs through July 8.

 

May
27
Sun
Alma – Memorial Day Main Street Parade
May 27 – May 28 all-day

Alma – Memorial Day Main Street Parade & Events www.almawisconsin.com.

 

Lake City – Funky Sidewalks
May 27 @ 4:00 am – 12:00 pm

9-5 p.m. Funky Sidewalks. www.lakecitymn.org.

 

May
28
Mon
Prescott – Plant Sale
May 28 @ 4:30 am – 7:00 am

Prescott – Great River Road Learning Center at Freedom Park. Plant Sale. 9:30-noon. Sponsored by Friends of Freedom Park gardeners.

 

Prescott – Memorial Day Chicken Fee
May 28 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am

Memorial Day Chicken Feed at Freedom Park. Sponsored by Prescott Chamber of Commerce. 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 

May
31
Thu
Alma – Art Exhibition
May 31 – Jun 30 all-day

Exhibition, Hidden Treasurers of Alma. Runs all month. www.wingsoveralma.org.

 

Jun
1
Fri
Alma – Photography
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day

Alma – Gesell Photography Exhibit At Alma Area Museum on Weekends. www.almahistory.org.

 

Hastings – Historic Saturday Night Cruise
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day

Cruise-ins are held every other weekend on 2nd Street East in Downtown Hastings beginning Saturday, June 2nd and ending on Saturday, September 22nd.  Saturday Night Cruise-ins are open to all classic cars 1976 and older. There will be sponsor giveaways, special nightly vendors and more. This free event is a great time to see classics, muscle cars, hot rods, custom and restored cars. For more information, call (651) 437-4400 or visit www.hastingsdowntown-mn.com.

Lake City – Tour de Pepin
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day

Lake City – Tour de Pepin bicycle event.

Prescott – Kiwanis Kids Fishing Contest
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day

Prescott – Kiwanis Kids Fishing Contest

Hastings – Alexis Bailly Vineyard
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm

Hastings – Alexis Bailly Vineyard Spring Open House. Wine tasting and tours, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., 651-437-1413. www.abvwines.com.