SPECIAL EVENTS & FESTIVALS
May 5, 2017
Art Exhibition Opening Reception
The Paramount Center for the Arts and Centracare Health proudly present Painter, Sculptor and Actress, Jane Seymour at an opening reception for her exhibition featured during the month of May. Ms. Seymour will be available to greet guests from 1 pm until 3 pm. on Friday, May 5, 2017, at the Paramount Theatre. All of her work displayed at the ...More
Presented by Stearns County District Court
April 28, 2017
On Friday, April 28, the Stearns County Courthouse in St. Cloud will open its doors to the public as part of a Law Day “Open Courthouse” event. The event is being held ...More
April 30, 2017
The many gifts offered by Central Minnesota's diverse community create a beautiful mosaic that is celebrated in this uplifting concert of popular music about hope, unity and love. ...More
May 2, 2017
The St. Cloud Friends of Mia are excited to host Gabriel Ritter, Curator and Head of Contemporary Art, on Tuesday May 2, 2017 in the GDCC President’s Dining Room at the ...More
May 6, 2017
Our Spring Gala is a showcase of all the performing arts classes that are offered through the Wirth Center. The two-hour concert is a bonanza of all disciplines of music and dance, ...More
May 9, 2017
Come celebrate YOUR heritage and that of your neighbor!
FREE Open House event featuring:
May 17, 2017
We are happy to welcome back all your favorite aspects of the show! Collective Unconscious will continue to serve as the house band under the direction of Muggsy Lauer, with new ...More
Presented by Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota
May 17, 2017
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota’s Youth Arts Initiative presents We Are One, a collaboration of visual art, digital arts, dance and fashion design to promote ...More
| Darrell Hagan: What The Silence Says To Me|
Darrell Hagan is an award winning artist and curator whose work explores a variety of interesting themes. He has worked in the Minneapolis Arts District for the last 20 years and continues to be a vital member of the community. His work examines the idea of environmental change and its affect on the many different animals and people that belong there. His work shows a respect for the surrealist masters that have come before and pays homage to artists of the twenty-first...
|Cream City Tattoo||04/04/17-|
Meets every Thursday from 6-9pm, September 22 through December 22 and is a great way to experiment with a variety of mediums. We have mentors in our ceramics, hand-building, painting & drawing, woodturning, and fused & stained glass studios to offer hints and tips on your area of interest. All materials are included in ceramics (clay, glazes & firing), painting & drawing (paints, brushes, paper, pencils). Fused Glass artists are asked to pay $1.00 per pendant they make to...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||09/22/16-|
|2017 Rural Arts and Culture Summit|
The 2017 Rural Arts and Culture Summit will take place Tuesday, June 6, through Thursday, June 8, at the University of Minnesota, Morris. Organized by Springboard for the Arts and the Center for Small Towns, the Summit gathers rural artists, arts organizations and community leaders to highlight arts-based strategies to rural community and economic development.
The featured plenary session on Wednesday, June 7th, will bring together four cultural leaders who will discuss a variety of...
|Central Minnesota Arts Board||06/06/17-|
Avon's family friendly festival inclues live music, food & beer gardens, craft sale, games, kids activities & parade, 5K, bike ride and fireworks!
Beginning at 5 p.m. Friday Food & Beer gardens Walter's Wheelhouse band 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Beginning at 9 a.m. Sat. June 17 kids' activities, 5K, bike ride, food & beer gardens, craft sale, games, kiddie parade at 6:30, parade at 7p.m. and fireworks at dusk. Stone Road band 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
|Avon Spunktacular Days Committee||06/16/17-|
|Lemonade Concert and Art Fair|
The Lemonade Art Fair features over 200 vendors in a range of categories including, Sculpture, Jewelry, Ceramics/Glass, Apparel, Fiber, Digital Art, Functional Art, Metalwork, Handmade Artisan Food, and more!
|St. Cloud State University-SCSU- Department of Campus Involvement||06/22/17||Saint Cloud|
|Lemon Twist Fine Art and Historic Home Tour|
Please join us for an art crawl through some of these homes featuring a fine art sale by local artists. Stop by the base tent at Barden Park to pick up your tour map and see live art demonstrations. Visitors will be invited to get their maps stamped at all 5 locations to be entered in a drawing. Visual Arts Minnesota will also be printing a set of note cards for sale during the event with an assortment of images by the artists represented. This event will run during the annual Lemonade Art...
|Visual Arts Minnesota||06/22/17||St. Cloud|
|Music In the Gardens: Granite City Brass|
These five dedicated professional musicians have been performing as a quintet for the past 10 years. Every kind of music you can imagine is a part of their repertoire. They have performed in parks, churches, weddings, community events, holiday events and formal concerts with a repertoire that includes jazz, folk, religious, patriotic, opera, classical and American music theatre.
Music In The Gardens showcase high quality local talent. All concerts are held on alternating Sundays at...
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||06/25/17||St. Cloud|
|Sculpture Walk St. Cloud |
Sculpture Walk St. Cloud is a one year outdoor exhibit of 12 temporary and two permanent pieces of large-scale sculpture. Three pieces of art will be located on the east and north shore of Lake George. Nine new works will wind through downtown St. Cloud and two permanent pieces of sculpture, already in downtown will be included in this year’s self-guided sculpture walk.
Sculpture Walk St. Cloud is an initiative of United Arts of Central...
|United Arts of Central Minnesota||07/18/16-|
|Music In the Gardens: Randon Road|
Born out of a need to play music Random Road brings together a collection of artists from around the country all living in the Central Minnesota area. Members include: Nancy Ebel - mandolin, flute, vocals; Susan Schleper - vocals, percussion, harmonica; Carolyn Yaggie-Heinen - vocals, flute, whistles; Cristina Seaborn - violin, vocals; Joe Meyer - upright bass, cello; Rick Walter - banjo, vocals, percussion,; Nancy Drontle - guitar, vocals
Music In The Gardens showcase high quality...
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||07/09/17||St. Cloud|
|Art Fair in the Gardens|
Avg. Event Rating(5.0 Stars):
Each summer, Munsinger and Clemens Gardens hosts an art fair featuring artists from all around the state. Visitors are encouraged to browse and purchase some wonderful pieces of artwork from 45-plus artists. Also enjoy the music provided in different areas among the flowers along with food and beverages.
Tenth Annual Art Fair in the Gardens will be held on Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Musicians performing the day of the event:
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||07/20/17||St. Cloud|
|Music In the Gardens: Concert & Memorial Release of Butterflies|
"Memorial Release of the Butterflies" and Music In the Gardens Concert
2:00 pm: Butterflies will be distributed at the Gazebo in Munsinger Gardens
2:30 pm: Short Program and Release of Butterflies
3:00 pm: Music in the Gardens Concert featuring Dennis Warner
Located near the Gazebo in Munsinger...
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||07/23/17||St. Cloud|
|Music in the Gardens: Monday Night Jazz|
Monday Night Jazz started out as a bunch of guys getting together every week to let loose and play music that they love. They all began playing jazz music at a young age. The group formed in 2004 when they started playing at the former Tavern Bar in downtown St. Cloud. In 2005 when the Tavern closed down they moved to the Pioneer Place. The group is led by Jeff Engholm and Muggsy Lauer.
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||08/06/17||St. Cloud|
|Music In the Gardens: Laura Cavianni Trio |
Laura Caviani has performed and recorded for over 15 years. As a composer, her commissions include numerous works for jazz ensembles and smaller jazz combos as well as orchestral works for both the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra and the Kansas City Symphony Orchestra.
Music In The Gardens showcase high quality local talent. All concerts are held on alternating Sundays at 3:00 p.m. near the Gazebo in Munsinger Gardens on the banks of the Mississippi River. All concerts are free...
|Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society||08/20/17||St. Cloud|