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In planning your next getaway, consider the St. Croix River Valley bordering Wisconsin and Minnesota. Check the attractions and events of the area and find an activity relevant to your interests or those of your family. Schedule travel to one of the cities or towns located in the scenic valley of either MN or WI for a memorable vacation experience spent at one of our Member Inns.


Hudson - Wisconsin
Osceola - Wisconsin
Polk County - Wisconsin

Afton - Minnesota
Center City - Minnesota

Stillwater - Minnesota
Falls Chamber
St Croix Valley Info


Local Events

Center City, MN
  • Picket Fence Gals: February 11th to February 15th; March 11th to March 15th; April 8th to April 12th; May 6th to May 10th; June 3rd to June 7th; July 1st to July 5th; August 5th to August 9th; September 9th to September 13th; October 14th to October 18th; November 4th to November 8th; December 2nd to December 6th  ~ 25 creative vendors come together once a month for 5 days to showcase and sell their unique treasures. Times: Wednesday 3PM to 7PM; Thursday to Saturday 9AM to 6PM; Sunday 11AM to 5PM. Find more information at www.picketfencegals.com or call 651.334.1444.
  • Winehaven Winery Events: March 7th and 8th ~ Cabin FeverApril 11th and 12th ~ New Vintage DaysMay 23rd and 24th ~ Tap the Barrel Weekend. Find more winery information at www.winehaven.com
  • March 15th ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour - featuring The Summit Inn, Center City MN; Folsom House, Taylors Falls MN; St. Croix River Inn and Pleasant Lake B&B, Osceola WI from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.                                                   
Taylors Falls MN/St. Croix Falls WI
  • Happenings at the Festival Theatre: February 14th ~ Hopelessly Romantic; April 25th ~ Once Upon a River.
  • **Music at the Theatre**: February 28th ~ Boss Grant and the Johnny Cash Revue; March 14th ~ Pre-Paddy's Day Party featuring Ring of Kerry and the St. Paul Irish Dancers; April 4th ~ John Gorka. Find more information about theatre happenings at www.festivaltheatre.org or call 715.483.3387
  • At the Franconia Sculpture Park February 1st, 7th and 8th ~ Scratch Workshop - from 10AM to 4PM make your own small sculpture in mold-making workshops. Reservations are required; please call 651.257.6668. February 14th~ Valentine's Day Iron Pour from noon to 5PM. Find more information on all park events at www.franconia.org
  • February 14th ~ Comedy Sweetheart Dinner Show featuring Dwight York at the Dalles House Restaurant, St. Croix Falls. Reservations required. For more information call 715.483.3246. 
  • Dancing Dragonfly Winery Events ~ February 14th ~ Paint and Sip from 2PM to 4:30PM; February 14th ~ 2nd Annual Valentine's Day Dinner - a 4-Course dinner catered by Lake Elmo Inn served from 6PM to 9PM; March 22nd ~ 2015 Bridal Fair - a free event from noon to 4PM. Acoustic Sundays: 2015 schedule to be announced. Find information for all winery events at www.dancingdragonflywinery.com or call 715.483.9463.
  • Pleasant Valley Orchard Events: Find more information at www.pleasantvalleyorchard.com or call 651.257.9159. 
  • March 15th ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour - featuring the Summit Inn, Center City MN; Folsom House, Taylors Falls MN; St. Croix River Inn and Pleasant Lake B&B, Osceola WI from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.
  • Wild Mountain Ski Area is open for skiing and snowboarding. Check their schedule at www.wildmountain.com.
  • Wild Mountain Summer Recreation Area ~ Enjoy their New FreeFall - a two story tower with two platforms at varying heights and a 50x50 Stuntman Air Bag at the bottom. Find more information at www.wildmountain.com/summer-recreation/freefallxp

Osceola, WI
                                                    
  • Friday and Saturday evenings ~ at 6PM Chef Ben and Chef Andrew serve up a Five-Course Prix Fixe Dinner Experience at the St. Croix River Inn. Reservations required. Find more information at www.stcroixriverinn.com/menus.html or call 715.294.4248.
  • Rivertown Artworks ~ is now open in Osceola and features: potters - Rustic Road Pottery and The Potters Shed; art, cards, Neumann Farm Gift Baskets, products from Thymes, Wire and Whimsy and much, much more. Find more information at www.facebook.com/pages/RiverTown-Artworks/715122955235670
  • March 15th ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour featuring The Summit Inn, Center City MN; Folsom House, Taylors Falls MN; St. Croix River Inn and Pleasant Lake B&B, Osceola WI from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.
  • Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreation Area ~ Located near Dresser, WI - Enjoy their newest Aerial Challenge Course which offers 40+ towers with six zip lines and 112 elements. Find more information atwww.trollhaugen.com/aerial_adventure_park.php
Stillwater, MN
  • Every Tuesday night is Jameson Club Night at the Water Street Inn. Find more information at www.waterstreetinn.us or call 651.439.6000.
  • Every Wednesday night ~ enjoy delicious Four Course Dinner Menus at the Water Street Inn. Find more information at www.waterstreetinn.us or call 651.439.6000
  • Live music every Friday and Saturday night in Charlie's Pub from 7:30PM to 11PM. February 6th and 7th ~ Bedlam; February 13th and 14th ~ Sister Tree; February 27th and 28th~ Broken Spoke. Find more information at www.charliesrestaurant.us or call 651.439.6000.
  • Ongoing weekly event at Outing Lodge ~ Open Studio Wine and Art Event - the 2 hour open studio art session for two begins at 3PM and includes all materials, cheese sampler and a glass of house wine. Reservations are required. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com or call 651.439.9747.
  • February 10th~ Wine and Canvas held at Water Street Inn from 6PM to 9PM. Find more information at www.wineandcanvas.com
  • February 14th ~ Valentine Tango Dinner at the Outing Lodge. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com or call 651.439.9747.
  • March 1st~ Stillwater Live Music presents Captain Crash Bash held at the Water Street Inn beginning at 1PM and featuring 13 bands. For more information call 651.439.6000.
  • March 7th ~ 6TH Annual Stillwater Home and Garden Show from 10AM to 3PM. Find more information at www.stillwaterhomeshow.com.
  • March 22nd ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour featuring Water Street Inn; Cover Park Manor; Aurora Staples Inn; Warden's House and Outing Lodge, Stillwater MN from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.
  • April 18th~ Paris in the 20's - A Themed Wine Dinner Event held at the Outing Lodge. Reservations are required. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com or call 651.439.9747.
  • May 30th ~ Spring in Tuscany - A Themed Wine Dinner Event held at the Outing Lodge. Reservations are required. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com or call 651.439.9747.
Hudson, WI
  • Happening at The Phipps Center for the Arts: For information and tickets visit www.thephipps.org or call 715.386.2305.
  • February 6th, 7th and 8th ~ Hot Air Affair. Find more information at www.hudsonwi.org.
  • March 29th ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour featuring Afton House Inn and Historic Afton Museum, Afton MN; The Phipps Inn and The Octagon House, Hudson WI from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.
  Afton, MN
  • Ultimate Girls Night Out ~ February 19th; March 19th; April 16th from 5-8PM. Find more information at www.facebook.com/ultimategirlsnightout
  • February 14th ~ Valentine's 3-Course Dinner at Swirl Wine Bar. Reservations required. Call 651.436.2010 for more information and to reserve.
  • February 20th ~ 4-Course Sweet Heart Wine Dinner at the Afton House Inn. Find more information at www.aftonhouseinn.com
  • March 29th ~ Bed and Breakfast Inns of the Scenic St. Croix Valley Annual Chocolate March Tour featuring Afton House Inn and Historic Afton Museum, Afton MN; The Phipps Inn and The Octagon House, Hudson WI from 1PM to 5PM. Find more information at www.innsofthevalley.com/chocolate-march or call 651.998.0185.
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