Explore the Scenic St. Croix Valley

 

 

 

 

Explore the Scenic St. Croix Valley

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Place Like No Other

 

The Scenic St. Croix River Valley invites you to escape from the world for a while – explore the hiking trails, go fishing or boating, head to the beach… visit historic river towns - explore the galleries, shops and enjoy fine dining, theater and music.  In the St. Croix Valley you will find those wonderful secret places that provide a lifetime of memories. 

 

The St. Croix River Valley is just 30 minutes from downtown St. Paul and 45 minutes from downtown Minneapolis.  Once you’ve been here, we know we’ll have the pleasure of seeing you again.  The St. Croix Valley is a destination you will never forget.  Enjoy!

 

 

 Spring in the St. Croix River Valley 

 

Plan to start your Spring with a visit to the beautiful St. Croix River Valley.  

 

From the beginning of April through the beginning of June the Valley comes alive with an abundance of wildflowers, song birds and celebrations.

 

Relax and refresh after the long winter, breathe in the spring air and enjoy spectacular scenery as you explore the towns and villages that border the River in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.  

 

There is so much to do -  from local festivals, spring concerts, winery tours, girlfriend get-aways and fishing trips for the guys.

 

If you love nature you will love this time of year in the St. Croix River Valley.  Come explore the spectacular colors and aromas of Spring.

 

For a full list of events click on the events tab. 

 

April Events

 

Amery, WI - April 2 -3 - Maplefest at Glenna Farms  polkcountytourism.com, (800) 310-5050.

 

River Falls, WI - April 8 - 10 - Roots and Blue Grass Music Festival  www.riverfallsbluegrass.com (715) 425-2533

 

Afton, MN - April 15 - April Wine Dinner www.aftonhouseinn.com (651) 436-8883.

 

Hastings, MN - April 23 - Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center Bird Festival www.carpenternaturecenter.org. (651) 437-4359.

 

May Events

 

Woodville, WI - May 13-15 - Syttende Mai Celebration www.baldwin-woodvillechamber.org 

 

Afton, MN - May 5 - Cinco de Mayo Cruise www.stcroixrivercruises.com (651) 436-8883

 

River Falls, WI - May 7  International Migratory Bird Day Festival www.scvbirdclub.com

 

Hastings, MN - May 7  Mother's Day Tea LeDuc Historic Estate www.leduchistoricestate.org (651)438-8480

 

Polk County, WI - May 7-8 Earth Arts Spring Tour www.festivaltheatre.org (715)483-3387

 

Hastings, MN - May 15 - Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center Apple Blossom Race www.carpenternaturecenter.org (651) 437-4359

 

Scandia, MN - May 29 - Gammelgarden Museum Immigrant for a Day - www.gammelgardenmuseum.org

 

Prescott, WI - May 30 - Memorial Day Chicken Feed (715) 262-3284

 

June Events

 

Bayport MN - June 3 - 4 - City Wide Garage Sale www.ci.bayport.mn.us (651) 275-4404

 

New Richmond, WI - June 3-4 Park Art Fair/Blues and Brews Fest www.newrichmondchamber.com

 

Stillwater, MN - June 4 - 5 Rivertown Arts Festival www.rivertownartfestival.com

 

St. Croix Falls, WI/Taylors Falls, MN - June 10 -12 Wannigan Days www.fallschamber.org (715)483-3580

 

Hudson, WI - June 11 Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day www.discoverhudsonwi.com (715)386-8411

 

Afton, MN - June 19 Father's Day Brunch Cruise www.saintcroixrivercruises.com (651)436-8883

 

Scandia, MN - June 25 - Gammelgarden Museum's Midsommer Dag Festival www.gammelgardenmuseum.org (651) 433-5053

 

Afton, MN - June 25 -26 Strawbery Festival & Marketplace www.aftonartfair.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 St. Croix Valley Regional Tourism Alliance

info@saintcroixriver.com

Last Updated: 4/14/2016