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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: December 3rd to 7th  ~ 25 creative vendors come together once a month for 5 days to showcase and sell their unique treasures. From 8AM to 5PM.Find more information at www.picketfencegals.com
  • Winehaven Winery Events: Holiday Cheer at the Vineyard ~ December 6th from 10AM to 5PM and December 7th 11AM to 5PM. Find more 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: November 28th ~ November 29th to December 28th ~ Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates; January 30th and January 31st ~ Ole and Lena's Family Reunion; February 14th~ Hopelessly Romantic; April 25th~ Once Upon a River.
  • Music at the Theatre** ~ December 6th ~ Girl Singers Christmas Show;   December 14th~ Holiday Special; December 26th ~ Monroe Crossing; January 17th ~ Chris Hawkey; February 28th~ Boss Grant and the Johnny Cash Revue. Find more information about theatre happenings at www.festivaltheatre.org or call 715.483.3387
  • At the Franconia Sculpture Park - Find more information on all park events at www.franconia.org  
  • Dancing Dragonfly Winery Events December 6th ~ Holiday Boutique from 10AM to 7PM; December 31st~ New Year's Eve Dinner from 6PM to 9PM featuring caterers John and Christine Schlitz from the Lake Elmo Inn; January 24th ~ A Night Out - Introduction to Your Palate from 5:30PM to 7:30PM; 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. Acoustic Sundays: December 7th - Russell from MN; December 14th - Dave Cofell; December 21st- Linda Peterson; December 28th- Tom Cheesebrow. Find information for all winery events at www.dancingdragonflywinery.com or call 715.483.9463.
  • Pleasant Valley Orchard Events: December 4th, 5th and 6th ~ Christmas Barn Sale from 10AM to 4PM. Open 10AM to 4PM daily. Find more information at www.pleasantvalleyorchard.com or call 651.257.9159.  
  • December 7th and December 8th ~ Rivertown Holiday - a time to celebrate the season; visit with Santa, shop, eat, donate for those in need and spend a day downtown. Find more information at www.fallschamber.org/event-calendar/st-croix-rivertown-holiday of call 715.483.3580
  • 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 call715.294.4248
  • December 6th~ Light Up Osceola from 4PM to 6PM. Free wagon rides, Santa comes to town and other kid activities. Find more information at www.myosceolachamber.org.
  • 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. December 5th and 6th: Tom Dahill; December 12th: Bedlam: December 19th: Hounds of Finn.Find more information at www.charliesrestaurant.us or call 651.439.6000.
  • December 14th and December 20th ~ Breakfast Buffet with Santa at The Water Street Inn from 9AM to Noon. For more information call 651.439.6000.
  • December 20th ~ English Christmas Dinner and Sleigh Rides at the Outing Lodge. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com
  • January 17th ~ Brazillian Jazz and Paella Dinner at the Outing Lodge. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com
  • February 14th ~ Valentine Tango Dinner at the Outing Lodge. Find more information at www.outinglodge.com
  • 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, 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.
Hudson, WI
  • Happening at The Phipps Center for the Arts ~ December 4th to December 14th: Bah, Humbug Scrooge's Christmas Carol. Concerts: December 6th: Christmas Carols Past, Present and Future; December 20th: Dave Wickerham at 2PM. 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 ~ December 18th; January 15th; February 19th; March 19th; April 16th from 5-8PM. Find more information at www.facebook.com/ultimategirlsnightout
  • December 6th ~ Breakfast with Santa - from 9AM to 11AM at Afton House Inn and enjoy other Afton Village Holiday fun activities throughout the day. For more information call 651.436.8883.
  • December 19th ~ Annual 3-Course Holiday Wine Dinner + Hors d'oeuvres paired with 4 wines - with Chef Ryan and owner Dave Jarvis at Afton House Inn. Call 651.436.8883 for reservations.
  • January 16, 2015 ~ January Italian Wine Dinner - with Chef Ryan and owner Dave Jarvis. Call 651.436.8883 for reservations.
  • 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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