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.
Scandia, MN – June 22, 2019 – Midsommer Dag Festival
Midsommar Dag                                               ...
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Afton, MN – June 22-23, 2019 – Strawberry Festival & Marketplace
  AFton Strawbrry Festival 2019!    When:  Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Sunday, June 23, 2019  11:00 AM - 4:00...
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New Richmond, WI – May 1, 2019 – Professional and Business Woman of the Year Luncheon
Join us, May 1, 2019, to honor an exceptional Professional and Business Woman from our Community. Location: R & D Banquet Facility 1492 131st St,...
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Hudson, WI – May 2, 2019 – Octagon House Museum Opens
The historic Octagon House Museum opens for weekends, on May 2, 2019 .  The Museum is open May - October and December. Hours:  11:00 AM...
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Chisago Lakes, MN & Polk County, WI – May 4-5,2019 – Earth Arts Spring Tour
The 2019 Spring Art Tour! May 4-5, 2019 (some spots open May 3rd) Driving around on the first weekend in May each year, you’re bound...
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Stillwater, MN – May 3-5, 2019 – St. Croix Valley Art Opener Studio Tour
artOPENer Studio Tour The annual artOPENer Studio Tour held each spring provides an outstanding opportunity to visit an eclectic mix of diverse artists’ studios nestled...
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River Falls, WI – May 4, 2019 Wings of Spring Bird Festival
“Wings of Spring” World Migratory Bird Day Festival The St. Croix Valley Bird Club recognizes International Migratory Bird Day at the 8th Annual Wings of...
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St. Croix Falls, WI – May 5, 2019 Woolly Mammoth Mountain Bike Race
Add the Woolly to your Calendar! Location:  St. Croix Falls High School, 740 Maple Dr, St Croix Falls, WI 54024, USA Time:  9:00 AM -...
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