Park Art Fair: June 7 & 8
Blues & Brews Fest: June 7 & 8
New Richmond, Wisconsin is the place to be the first weekend in June!
Park Art Fair
Thousands of visitors come to New Richmond for a festive weekend at scenic Mary Park.
Artists and crafts vendors - 125 in all- display and sell their wares under colorful awnings and tents.
Enjoy food and entertainment throughout the weekend.
Blues and Brews Fest
The fest is a component of Park Art Fair. The beautiful setting of the park will be the back drop as
the St. Croix Valley celebrates the fine art of making handcrafted beer and wine. Enjoy live blues
music and the talents of over 125 artisans.
Celebrate Spring in the Beautiful St Croix Valley..
Stir your senses with the reawakening of the natural world!
From scenic overlooks in Prescott, Hudson, and Osceola, Wisconsin, welcome the return of eagles, ospreys and waterfowl to the Valley, in April. Or if you enjoy fishing, cast an early line for trout over the Upper Apple River, Kinnickinnic or Willow Rivers. In May, catch a glimpse of blooming trillum and pasque flowers amidst budding aspen and willow as you bike the back road and riverside trails from Lakeland to Afton, Minnesota, or New Richmond to St Croix Falls, Wisconsin. Family fun in June includes - exploring area parks for a hike or a bike ride on scenic park trails. Rent a pontoon, canoe, or kayak and enjoy a lazy afternoon on the St. Croix River. Then treat yourself to a sweet treat, ice cream cone, or old-fashioned candy in one of the Valleys ice cream parlors.
May, 2013 a sampling of St. Croix Valley Events
May 2 - Stillwater, MN
Ladies Night Out - "May Day on Main Street" is the theme. Boutique shopping with specials, Free, yummy appetizers, decorating tips and more.
May 3 - St. Croix Falls, WI.
Taste of the St. Croix Valley - Sample food and wines at the Polk County Fairgrounds. To learn more visit: www.fallschamber.org
May 3 - Afton, MN
Cinco de Mayo Cruise - Board the Grand Duchess, on the beautiful St. Croix River. Enjoy a buffet with Mexican food, dance to a live band and enjoy a lovely 21/2 hour cruise. Visit www.stcroixrivercrusies.com
May 4 River Falls, WI
International Migratory Bird Day Festival - The St. Croix Valley Bird Club will host a fun and informative event to celebrate the migratory birds as they make their annual Spring journey from Central and South America. Education activities for kids and adults. Bird banding, crafts and games. River Falls City Hall and Whiteway Path. 10am-3pm.
May 4 - New Richmond, WI
7th Annual House-to-House Garage Sale - Enjoy over 100 sales throughout New Richmond and great bargins from local merchants and restaurants.
May 4-5 - Polk County, WI
County Earth Arts Tour - This annual art tour is a wonderful time to visit the studios of artists who are members of the Earth Arts Group. Visit: www.polkcountytourism.com for more information
or call 715-483-3150.
May 10-12 - Annual Potters Driving Tour - The Potters of the Upper Saint Croix River Valley Studio Tour invite you to visit all seven pottery studios during the 21st annual tour weekend. Visit www.minnesotapotters.com for more information.
May 12 - Hastings, MN
Alexis Bailly Vineyard hosts a complimentary wine tasting for all Mother's, 11am - 5:30pm. Visit: www.abvwines.com for more information.
May 12 - Hudson, WI
Historic Octagon House will be open for Mother's Day tours. 2pm - 4:30pm Tours are FREE for Mom's.
May 16-18 Woodville, WI
Syttende Mai Celebration - Woodville comes alive for this celebration of Norway's independence. Enjoy good food, a carnival, Grand Parade and nightly tent dances.
May 18 - Prescott, WI
Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center annual plant sale. Thousands of plants at fabulous prices. Visit: www.freedomparkwi.org for more information.
May 19 - Hastings, MN
Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center - Apple Blossom Races. Participate in (2K,5K,10K or 1/2 marathon) or watch and cheer for the runners.
May 24-27 - Dresser, WI
Trollhaugen Ski Resort will hold the "Total off Road Rally". Please visit: www.polkcountytourism.com for more information or cal 800-222-POLK.
St. Croix River Inn Bed & Breakfast, Osceola, Wisconsin
This beautiful house of stone was meticulously restored in 1984. Nestled on
the bluffs of the St. Croix River the Inn offers spectacular river
views that are enhanced by the elegant and comfortable ambiance of each
suite with dramatic windows to the river. Guests can watch the morning
light shine upon the waters as a sumptuous breakfast is served to their
Inn is located just 45 minutes from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/ St.
Paul in lovely Osceola, Wisconsin. While staying at the Inn take
advantage of the beautiful hiking trails which lead to Wilkie Glen and
its stunning Cascade Falls.
Please check out the website for The Inn's available packages, rates and a virtual tour of the Suites, www.stcroixriverinn.com. To contact the Inn for reservations or inquiries please call: (715) 294-4248