Ride the Train
Ride the Train
Float the Saint Croix River
Float the Saint Croix River
Explore the Ice Castle
Explore the Ice Castle
Bike a Trail
Bike a Trail
Visit an Artfair
Visit an Artfair
A Place Like No Other
Step Away from the ordinary and discover the unexpected… Historic river towns offer great shopping, dining and accommodations The historic small towns that dot the river-front and countryside offer a variety of activities for all...
Dining
Journey through the Valley and discover all the great culinary choices that lie within its communities. From fine dining to the traditional burger and fries – we have it all. And for desert, choose from...
Lodging
Your options for a memorable stay at one of the many Saint Croix valley hotels or motels are endless. For guests seeking luxury, romance or a family friendly atmosphere the Saint Croix valley offers top...

Explore the Wild and Scenic Saint Croix River Valley

The historic small towns that dot the river-front and country-side offer a variety of activities for all ages and interests. Start your exploration of the Valley in the South, where the Saint Croix meets the mighty Mississippi then traverse your way up one of the scenic state highways or county roads that lead to quaint small towns, pristine parks, artist’s studios, galleries, antique shops, wonderful restaurants or local cafes. Your visit may include staying at a cozy bed and breakfast, pampering yourself at a spa, or shopping for antiques or gifts at one of the Valley’s scores of fine shops and galleries.

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Events in the Valley

Here is a sample of events in the valley. To view more, click Events on the menubar above.
River Falls, WI – April 12-14, 2019 – Roots and Bluegrass Music Festival
50+ hours of Foot stompin' Bluegrass, Cajun, and Roots music.  FREE Music Weekend at multiple indoor venues in Downtown River Falls, WI.  Sample craft beers...
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River Falls, WI – April 14, 2019 – Community Barn Dance
Come to the River Falls Academy and dance to the music of the Barn Cats!  7:00 pm - 10:00 pm. Open to anyone,any age,or ability. ...
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Afton, MN – April 18, 2019 – Ultimate Girl’s Night Out
Join us for Ultimate Girls Night Out - Every 3rd Thursday of the Month! There are fun and unique events planned for each Girls Night...
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Bayport, MN – April 20, 2019 – Community Easter Egg Hunt
Bring the family to Barker's Alps Park for the Bayport Community Easter Egg Hunt.  For more information visit : https://www.ci.bayport.mn.us/   
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Afton, MN – April 21, 2019 – St. Croix River Cruises Easter Brunch
Take a beautiful cruise on the St. Croix River while enjoying a delicious Easter Sunday Brunch.  12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. For reservations please call:...
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River Falls, WI – April 27, 2019 – River Falls Spring Arts Gala
The River Falls Community Arts Base requests the pleasure of your company at CAB’s 24th-Annual Spring Arts Gala, a Roaring Twenties Soiree, on Saturday, April...
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Hastings, MN – Carpenter Nature Center Bird Festival – April 27, 2019
Celebrate birds and conservation at the Hastings Area Earth Day Birding Festival. This is the sixth year the Hastings Environmental Protectors has teamed up with...
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Scandia, MN – April 27, 2019 – Gammelgarden Museum Season Opening
Step back in history. Meaning “old farm” in Swedish, the Gammelgården Museum is the only open air museum devoted to preserving, presenting and promoting Swedish...
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