Lake Pepin Area Calendar of Events

May – July 2014

May
1
Thu
Farmers’ Market
May 1 @ 8:00 am – Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm

May through October, Wed. afternoon and Saturday mornings

May
31
Sat
Saturday Night Historic Cruise-Ins Car Shows
May 31 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm

Classic Cars from 1976 and older cruise into downtown Hastings.  Event begins May 31st and continues every other Saturday evening. Free event.

Jun
1
Sun
Farmers’ Market
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm

May through October, Wed. afternoon and Saturday mornings

Saturday Night Historic Cruise-Ins Car Shows
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 9:00 pm

Classic Cars from 1976 and older cruise into downtown Hastings.  Event begins May 31st and continues every other Saturday evening. Free event.

Jun
18
Wed
Concerts in the Park
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 6 @ 7:15 pm

Concert begins at 7:00 PM. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets to Central Park to enjoy live music from the bandstand. For more information, please visit www.redwingartsassociation.org.

Jun
24
Tue
Plein Air Art & Music Festival
Jun 24 – Jun 29 all-day

In plein air painting, artists paint outdoors and create pictures from an outdoor setting. Artists are located throughout the Red Wing area. During the festival, special painting, music, and community events are scheduled. For more information, please visit www.redwingartsassociation.org.

Jun
25
Wed
Great River Shakespeare Festival
Jun 25 – Aug 3 all-day

Annual festival that produces dynamic productions of Shakespeare’s plays.

Concerts in the Park
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 13 @ 7:15 pm

Concert begins at 7:00 PM. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets to Central Park to enjoy live music from the bandstand. For more information, please visit www.redwingartsassociation.org.

Jun
27
Fri
Water Ski Days
Jun 27 – Jun 29 all-day

Celebrating the birthplace of water skiing! Live bands, beer garden, water ski show, carnival, food, car show, arts and crafts vendors

Jun
28
Sat
Dixieland Jazz Festival
Jun 28 all-day

Annual jazz festival featuring 4 bands

“Ento-taining Insects” with Bruce the Bug Guy @ Great River Road Visitor and Learning Center
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Bruce the Bug Guy is the most ENTO-taining entomologist (bug scientist) around!  He’ll introduce guests to LIVE interesting and exotic bugs of the insect and spider varieties, and tell funny stories that help all ages appreciate how important bugs are to our shared natural world. Indoor program requires advanced reservations as seating is limited; participation in outdoor bug studies on the grounds and in the gardens does NOT require a reservation.

Ento-taining Insects
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Bruce the Bug Guy is the most ENTO-taining entomologist (bug scientist) around!  He’ll introduce guests to LIVE interesting and exotic bugs of the insect and spider varieties, and tell funny stories that help all ages appreciate how important bugs are to our shared natural world.

Indoor program requires advanced reservations as seating is limited; participation in outdoor bug studies on the grounds and in the gardens does NOT require a reservation.

Jun
29
Sun
Minnesota Beethoven Festival
Jun 29 – Jul 20 all-day
Jun
30
Mon
LeDuc Historic Estate Tour Season
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm

1860s Gothic Revival stone mansion, built by William LeDuc.

Jul
1
Tue
Farmers’ Market
Jul 1 @ 8:00 am – Dec 31 @ 4:00 pm

May through October, Wed. afternoon and Saturday mornings

Alexis Bailly Jazz in the Vineyard
Jul 1 @ 1:30 pm – Aug 31 @ 4:30 pm

Listen to great musicians and enjoy the specially made Sangria, available only during the Sunday Jazz events.

Saturday Night Historic Cruise-Ins Car Shows
Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 4 @ 9:00 pm

Classic Cars from 1976 and older cruise into downtown Hastings.  Event begins May 31st and continues every other Saturday evening. Free event.

Jul
2
Wed
Concerts in the Park
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 7:15 pm

Concert begins at 7:00 PM. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets to Central Park to enjoy live music from the bandstand. For more information, please visit www.redwingartsassociation.org.

Jul
4
Fri
Fireworks at Dusk over Lake Pepin
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
9
Wed
Concerts in the Park
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 27 @ 7:15 pm

Concert begins at 7:00 PM. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets to Central Park to enjoy live music from the bandstand. For more information, please visit www.redwingartsassociation.org.