Throughout The Saint Croix Valley and throughout the year communities celebrate with festivals and fairs, and a wide variety of other events. Music Festivals, Car Cruise In’s, Ethnic Festivals, County Fairs, Art Walks, and City Wide Garage Sales — Events & Festivals range from the quirky to the quintessential.
Sampling of Valley Festivals, Events & other Fun Stuff
April 1 – Afton House Inn, Easter Buffet , Afton, Mn.
Served from 9 am – 5 pm. For reservations please call – 651-436-8883 or visit http://aftonhouseinn.com
April 6 – River Falls High School, Relay for Life. River Falls, WI.
For more information visit – http://www.relayforlife.org/riverfalls
April 6-7 – Amery Ice Arena, Amery, WI.
Annual Spring Show. For more information please call – 800-222-7655 or visit http://www.polkcountytourism.com
April 13-15 – Roots and Bluegrass Music Festival, River Falls, WI
Foot stompin’ Bluegrass, Cajun, and Roots music. FREE Music Weekend at multiple indoor venues in downtoun River Falls, WI. Sample craft beers and local wines. Please call 715-425-2533 or visit riverfallsbluegrass.com
April 14 – Community Barn Dance, River Falls, WI
From 7 to 10 pm at the River Falls Academy. The dance features the Barn Cats and is open to anyone, any age, or ability. Professional callers teach each dance class before the group dances. Please visit http://riverfallscab.org
April 14 – Smelt Feed, Luck, WI.
The smelt feed will be held at the Emergence Medical Center. For more information please call 800-222-7655 or visit http://polkcountytourism.com
April 14 – Community Easter Egg Hunt, Somerset, WI
For more information please visit http://somersetchamber.org
April 19 – Ultimate Girls Night Out, Afton, Mn.
A great evening shopping and connecting with girl friends in the quaint village of Afton, MN. For more information please visit exploreafton.com
April 21 – Bird Festival Carpenter Nature Center, Hastings, Mn.
Celebrate birds and conservation at the Hastings Area Earth Day Birding Festival. This is the fifth year the Hastings Environmental Protectors has teamed up with CNC for the Birding Festival. Participate in the Youth Birding Competition. Attend classes and demonstrations that introduce you to raptors, birding, and bird banding. Go on guided bird trips throughout the Hastings area. http://carpenternaturecenter.org
April 28 – Victorian Tea at the Historic Courthouse, Stillwater, Mn.
The Victorian Tea, a tradition at the Washington County Historic Courthouse, will be noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28. For more information please visit www.discoverstillwater.com
April 28 – Spring Arts Gala, River Falls, WI.
Showcases the work of local artists and serves a a fundraiser for the Community Arts Base of River Falls. Dance to the live music, enjoy elegant hors d’oeuvres with a cash bar, raffle and silent auction. For more information please visit http://riverfallscab.org