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arts and entertainment Red Wing, 55066

Red Wing Minnesota 2760 North Service Drive / P.O. Box 15 55066

Spotlight: While winter markets may be new to some, they have been gaining in popularity and are springing up all over the country. They offer the shopper a source for locally made items that complement the farm produce.

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The Winter Red Wing Farmers Market opens at 9 a.m. Saturday Nov. 10 at Sargents Nursery.

The typical summer vegetables have now given way to squashes and root vegetables. One can also find a variety of vendors offering such items as frozen meats, sausage, pickles, jams, honey, breads, cakes, cookies, nut butters, handmade greeting cards and handcrafted soaps or lotions. New this year will be Hmong hand- and needlecrafts.

The Red Wing Area Farmers Market supports the health and well-being of the community by providing fresh, nutritious, sustainably grown foods and hand-made crafts.

Music will be provided by Sue West, a folk musician from this area, she received the Music CD of the Year award in 2009 from the Rural Roots Music Commission. She will be playing mellow traditional folk in a variety of styles from 10 a.m. to noon. Check out her web site at www.cdbaby.com/suewest4.

At a glance...

What: Winter Red Wing Farmers Market

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday Nov. 10

Where: Sargents Nursery, 3352 N. Service Drive

Today

Photo Chat

Red Wing Photography members meet for general conversation. There is never an agenda. It's a great time to ask camera and gear questions and also get your photography, printing and editing questions answered. Also find out about the different classes the club has to offer.

When: 7-9 p.m.

Where: Upstairs meeting room of Caribou Coffee

Cost: Free

More info: www.rwphotoclub.org

Thursday Nov. 8

Scarecrows

The annual craft sale at the Curt and Marlene Morrow residence offers handcrafted items and a scarecrow contest with free admittance.

When: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Where: 45986 Highway 56, Kenyon

Cost: Free

More info: 507-789-6223

Burnside concert

Third-grade students present their concert "Oh, Say Can You See?" featuring patriotic music.

When: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Burnside Elementary School, Red Wing

Cost: Free

Friday Nov. 9

Scarecrows

Visit the Curt and Marlene Morrow residence.

Details: See Thursday Nov. 8

Lake City school play

Lake City students perform "Cinderella."

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Lincoln High School Auditorium, 300 S. Garden St., Lake City

Cost: $5 adults, $4 students on sale at Fiesta Foods, Marien's Deli, Snyder Drug and the high school; all in Lake City

Jimmy's Pub

The Too Guys perform in Jimmy's Pub.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Fifth floor of St. James Hotel

Cost: Free

Treasure Island

Tripwire entertains at Treasure Island Resort & Casino.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: Parlay Lounge

Cost: Free

More info: 877-849-1640 or www.ticasino.com

Saturday Nov. 10

Red Wing Area Farmers Market

The grand opening of the Winter Red Wing Farmers Market will be held. Music will be provided by folk musician Sue West from 10 a.m. to noon.

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Details: See Spotlight

Free Art Day

ArtReach presents "Tree-rific Art." Adults and children can work together to create a beautiful and simple tree painting, focusing on positive and negative space. Children will learn a new way to "draw" while they paint.

When: 9-11 a.m.

Where: 112 Bush St., Red Wing

Cost: Free

More info: www.artreachredwing.org

Scarecrows

Curt and Marlene Morrow continue their scarecrow contest.

Details: See Thursday Nov. 8

Red Wing Arts Association

RWAA presents an Arts and Craft Show featuring local art.

When: Noon-5 p.m.

Where: Depot Gallery, 418 Levee St.

More info: 651-388-7569 or www.redwingartsassociation.org

Cannon River Winery

Live entertainment during the afternoon includes from 1 to 4 p.m. singer Andrew Walesch and 5 to 8 p.m. Michael Loonan.

When: 1-8 p.m.

Where: 421 Mill St., Cannon Falls

Cost: Free

More info: 507-263-7400 or www.cannonriverwinery.com

Lake City school play

Lake City students perform "Cinderella."

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Lincoln High School Auditorium, 300 S. Garden St., Lake City

Cost: $5 adults, $4 students on sale at Fiesta Foods, Marien's Deli, Snyder Drug and the high school; all in Lake City

Barn dancing

The Barn Cats will play for the barn dance. No experience is necessary for a good time. An expert caller is on hand to teach steps to new and more seasoned dancers. All ages are welcome, singles and couples. The first half of the evening features family dances suitable for children, with more advanced dances in the second half. The barn dance series is volunteer-operated and jointly sponsored by River Falls Community Arts Base and River Falls Parks and Recreation.

When: 7-10 p.m.

Where: Gym of River Falls Academy, West Maple Street

Cost: $5 adults, $2.50 for ages 12 and under

Sheldon Theatre

Enjoy Louise Roche's play "Big Pants and Botox." The comedic performance is a blend of powerful writing and acting as it leads the audience onto the emotional roller coaster that is Barbara's 50th birthday celebration.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: 443 W. Third St.

Cost: $27.50 adults, $17.50 students

More info: 651-388-8700 or 800-899-5759, or www.sheldontheatre.org.

Widespot PAC

Authors Mary Logue and Pete Hautman will read from their latest books and do in-depth interviews of each other about the writing life. They will also be signing books from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Abode Gallery in Stockholm.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Widespot Performing Arts and Community Center, second story of N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $10, $5 for ages 12 and under

More info: 715-307-8941 or www.widespotperformingarts.org

Zumbrota State Theatre

The Trembling Wilburys will play. This is a tribute group to the Traveling Wilburys, a collaboration of stars George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne, with drummer Jim Keltner

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: 88 E. Fourth St., Zumbrota

Cost: $22 in advance, $25 at the door

More info: 507-732-7616 or www.crossingsatcarnegie.com

Treasure Island

Country singer Dierks Bentley will perform at Treasure Island. When: 8 p.m.

Where: Event Center

Cost: $49, $59

More info: 877-849-1640 or www.ticasino.com

Oak Center

Chuck Suchy will play live.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Oak Center General Store, Highway 63, rural Lake City

Cost: $5-$15 based on ability to pay

More info: 507-753-2080 or www.oakcentergeneralstore.com

Treasure Island

Tripwire entertains at Treasure Island Resort & Casino.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: Parlay Lounge

Cost: Free

More info: 877-849-1640 or www.ticasino.com

Sunday Nov. 11

Church event

Pastor Rod Anderson will portray Swedish immigrant and pioneer preacher Eric Norelius. Norelius immigrated to southeastern Minn. in the nineteenth century and founded several Swedish Lutheran churches in Red Wing and Cannon Falls. He also founded Gustavus Adolphus Collge and Vasa Children's Home.

Anderson is a graduate of Cannon Falls High School and is a retired pastor, having spent 34 years at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Eden Prairie, Minn.

When: 10:30 a.m.

Where: Cross of Christ Church, Welch

Scarecrows

The Curt and Marlene Morrow residence offers a scarecrow contest with free admittance.

Details: Thursday Nov. 8

Cannon River Winery

Singer Andrew Walesch will perform live.

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: 421 Mill St., Cannon Falls

Cost: Free

More info: 507-263-7400 or www.cannonriverwinery.com

Lake City school play

Lake City students perform "Cinderella."

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Lincoln High School Auditorium

Cost: $5 adults, $4 students on sale at Fiesta Foods, Marien's Deli, Snyder Drug and the high school; all in Lake City

Fall music concert

The St. Croix Valley Music Teacher Association presents a fall concert at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell building Cost: Free

More info: 715-425-3183

Oak Center

Andra Suchy performs.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Oak Center General Store, Highway 63, rural Lake City

Cost: $5-$15 based on ability to pay

More info: 507-753-2080 or www.oakcentergeneralstore.com

Monday Nov. 13

UW-River Falls

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Brass Ensemble and Trombone Choir will play.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell building

Cost: Free

More info: 715-425-3183

Wednesday Nov. 15

UW-River Falls

The Music Student Convocation will be held at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell building Cost: Free

More info: 715-425-3183

Photo Chat

Red Wing Photography members meet for general conversation. There is never an agenda. It's a great time to ask camera and gear questions and also get your photography, printing, and editing questions answered. Also find out about the different classes the club has to offer.

When: 7-9 p.m.

Where: Upstairs meeting room of Caribou Coffee

Cost: Free

More info: www.rwphotoclub.org

UW-River Falls

The St. Croix Valley Symphony Orchestra presents "Fall Colors" directed by Kristin Tjornehoj. The performance features soprano Karla Hanson.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell building Cost: Free

More info: 715-425-3183

Thursday Nov. 15

Crossings at Carnegie

Crossings begins its annual Holiday Art Fair with open galleries.

When: 5-7:30 p.m.

Where: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota

More info: 507-732-7616 or www.crossingsatcarnegie.com

Friday Nov. 16

Crossings at Carnegie

The Holiday Art Fair continues.

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jimmy's Pub

Chris Herriges performs in Jimmy's Pub.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Fifth floor of St. James Hotel

Cost: Free

Treasure Island

Cherry Gun entertains at Treasure Island Resort & Casino.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: Parlay Lounge

Cost: Free

More info: 877-849-1640 or www.ticasino.com

Saturday Nov. 17

Red Wing Area Farmers Market

The market offers a variety of vendors with squashes, root vegetables, frozen meats, canned and baked goods along with homemade crafts.

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Details: See Spotlight

Crossings at Carnegie

Crossings presents their annual Holiday Art Fair with open galleries and art for sale. There will also be an open reception from 3 to 5 p.m. for the month's exhibit featuring the current works of Layl McDill and Linda Deg Lee.

When: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Where: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota

More info: 507-732-7616 or www.crossingsatcarnegie.com

UW-River Falls

University of Wisconsin-River Falls student Cory Westgard performs his senior recital.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell building, UW-River Falls

Cost: Free

More info: 715-425-3183

Cannon River Winery

Live entertainment during the afternoon includes from 1 to 4 p.m. Don Paulson and 5 to 8 p.m. by Relativity.

When: 1-8 p.m.

Where: 421 Mill St., Cannon Falls

Cost: Free

More info: 507-263-7400 or www.cannonriverwinery.com

Sheldon Theatre

American pop folk singer/songwriter Mason Jennings will play live.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Sheldon Theatre, 443 W. Third St.

Cost: $7.50

More info: 651-388-8700 or 800-899-5759, or www.sheldontheatre.org.

Gelly's Pub

High-energy stringed band the Pistol Whipping Party Penguins play live. Listen to a blend of country, bluegrass and rock-n-roll.

When: 7-11 p.m.

Where: Gelly's Pub & Eatery, Stockholm, Wis.

More info: 715-442-202

Zumbrota State Theatre

Take a trip down classic rock's road with concert and rockumentary "Born on the Bayou: A Tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival."

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: 88 E. Fourth St., Zumbrota

Cost: $22 in advance, $25 at the door

More info: 507-732-7616 or www.crossingsatcarnegie.com

Oak Center

The bluegrass band Tangled Roots plays live.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Oak Center General Store, Highway 63, rural Lake City

Cost: $5-$15 based on ability to pay

More info: 507-753-2080 or www.oakcentergeneralstore.com

Treasure Island

Cherry Gun entertains at Treasure Island Resort & Casino.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: Parlay Lounge

Cost: Free

More info: 877-849-1640 or www.ticasino.com

Sunday Nov. 18

Crossings at Carnegie

Crossings presents their annual Holiday Art Fair with open galleries and art for sale.

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota

More info: 507-732-7616 or www.crossingsatcarnegie.com

Cannon River Winery

Live entertainment from 1 to 4 p.m. by original bluegrass singer/songwriter Don Paulson

When: 1-4 p.m.

Where: 421 Mill St., Cannon Falls

Cost: Free

More info: 507-263-7400 or www.cannonriverwinery.com

Oak Center

Roots, folks and blues singer Chad Elliot plays live.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Oak Center General Store, Highway 63, rural Lake City

Cost: $5-$15 based on ability to pay

More info: 507-753-2080 or www.oakcentergeneralstore.com

Band concert

The Red Wing High School Concert Band performs with "Star of the Band."

When: 3-5 p.m.

Where: Hovda Auditorium, Red Wing High School

-- Compiled by Stacy Bengs, staff writer

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