StCroixSplash Events Calendar


Starry, Starry Nights: Reproductions and Interpretations

11-30-2018

Presented by Stillwater Art Guild Gallery at Stillwater Art Guild Gallery, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 19 @ 11:00 am Tue, Nov 20 @ 11:00 am Wed, Nov 21 @ 11:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 22 @ 11:00 am Fri, Nov 23 @ 11:00 am Sat, Nov 24 @ 11:00 am Sun, Nov 25 @ 11:00 am Mon, Nov 26 @ 11:00 am Tue, Nov 27 @ 11:00 am Wed, Nov 28 @ 11:00 am Thu, Nov 29 @ 11:00 am Fri, Nov 30 @ 11:00 am - less dates and times

Over 30 accomplished local artists have each selected their favorite public domain masterpieces, and will translate them into original works of art either as exact copies or interpretations, including but not limited to works by Picasso, Van...

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Over 30 accomplished local artists have each selected their favorite public domain masterpieces, and will translate them into original works of art either as exact copies or interpretations, including but not limited to works by Picasso, Van Gogh, Dali, Turner, Modigliani, Degas, Matisse, Miro and others - to be announced.

Please visit our website for participating artists names and further information.

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Baby Storytime

12-04-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 10:15 am Tue, Nov 27 @ 10:15 am Tue, Dec 04 @ 10:15 am

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays for Baby Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For children birth to 24 months & caregivers. Siblings welcome.

Program is free...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays for Baby Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For children birth to 24 months & caregivers. Siblings welcome.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

 

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Iron Chef Dinner

11-20-2018

Presented by at Pearl & the Thief, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm

Chefs Justin Sutherland, Brandon Randolph and Donald Gonzalez will be recreating their winning Iron Chef menu for you to enjoy!

Come delight in their take on Battle: Lamb in our intimate upstairs lounge. Watch the episode while they narrate...

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Chefs Justin Sutherland, Brandon Randolph and Donald Gonzalez will be recreating their winning Iron Chef menu for you to enjoy!

Come delight in their take on Battle: Lamb in our intimate upstairs lounge. Watch the episode while they narrate their experience, describe the dishes, and answer your questions about being on this amazing show.

Tickets are extremely limited! $100 per person gets you a seat for this 5 course tasting menu. Beverage pairings will be extra.

 

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Social Dancing at The Zephyr Theatre

12-18-2018

Presented by The Zephyr Theatre at Stillwater Zephyr Theatre, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Dec 04 @ 7:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Tue, Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Beginners and accomplished dancers are welcome to Social Dancing Night at the Zephyr Theatre every Tuesday evening.

Learn dance steps at 6 p.m. and start dancing at 7 p.m.!

First and third Tuesdays are for swing dancing. Second Tuesdays are for...

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Beginners and accomplished dancers are welcome to Social Dancing Night at the Zephyr Theatre every Tuesday evening.

Learn dance steps at 6 p.m. and start dancing at 7 p.m.!

First and third Tuesdays are for swing dancing. Second Tuesdays are for ballroom dancing. Fourth Tuesdays are for folk dancing, including contra and square dancing - no partner required.

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Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!

12-26-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 05 @ 3:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 12 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 19 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 26 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each week. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child will be set up in the storytime room with materials available.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Film nights at The Zephyr Theatre

11-28-2018

Presented by The Zephyr Theatre at Stillwater Zephyr Theatre, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm

Film nights start with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by a short film at 7 p.m., and the feature film at 7:30 p.m.
A Q & A discussion wraps up the evening.

October films:
"The Shining" 1980 horror flick starring Jack Nicholson screens Oct....

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Film nights start with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by a short film at 7 p.m., and the feature film at 7:30 p.m.
A Q & A discussion wraps up the evening.

October films:
"The Shining" 1980 horror flick starring Jack Nicholson screens Oct. 10.
"Shadow of the Vampire" 2000 film starring John Malkovich screens Oct. 24.
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show” 1975 cult classic screens Oct. 31 for Halloween.

November films:
“The Conversation” 1974 thriller starring Gene Hackman screens Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m.
“The Things You Think I'm Thinking” short screens Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.
This is an award-winning short film by Jesse LaVercombe from Minneapolis, now based in Toronto.
LaVercombe will be present for the screening and the following Q & A.

“The Godfather” screens Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. (no short film screening on this date).

For more information about the film society visit facebook.com/StCroixFilmSociety.

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Bingo at Lift Bridge Brewery

12-26-2018

Presented by Lift Bridge Brewing Co at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 05 @ 6:30 pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm - less dates and times

Bingo every Wednesday starting November 14th!
Packet sales begin at 6:30. Bingo kicks off at 7:00 PM!
Packets will be sold for $8, each packet will have 3 cards for each of the 7 games. Jackpots each week!

Bingo every Wednesday starting November 14th!
Packet sales begin at 6:30. Bingo kicks off at 7:00 PM!
Packets will be sold for $8, each packet will have 3 cards for each of the 7 games. Jackpots each week!

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Sleepyhead Downtown Doorbusters (Black Friday/Plaid Friday)

11-23-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 9:00 am

The civilized & sane way to kick-off your Holiday Shopping! No 6am wake up calls for us!

Stores in the Historic Downtown Shopping District open early at 9am with holiday shopping specials, deals and refreshments. Unique holiday shopping &...

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The civilized & sane way to kick-off your Holiday Shopping! No 6am wake up calls for us!

Stores in the Historic Downtown Shopping District open early at 9am with holiday shopping specials, deals and refreshments. Unique holiday shopping & distinctive dining - you just won't find in a mall.

Be on the lookout for Strolling Santa between Noon-4 pm and listen to the Costumed Victorian Carolers Strolling Main Street from 6-9pm. Part of the month-long event of holiday traditions downtown Stillwater as part of the Hometown for the Holidays event from November to New Year's Eve.

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Hometown for the Holidays

12-31-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm + 15 more dates and times

Fri, Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 01 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 02 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 07 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 09 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Experience the holidays like you remember. Historic Main Street Stillwater is alive with Christmas decorations, lights, and traditional events and celebrations from November to New Year's Eve. Get in the old-fashioned holiday spirit! Downtown...

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Experience the holidays like you remember. Historic Main Street Stillwater is alive with Christmas decorations, lights, and traditional events and celebrations from November to New Year's Eve. Get in the old-fashioned holiday spirit! Downtown Stillwater's independently owned unique boutiques and restaurants welcome you. Shop small and local throughout the season to support local businesses and Minnesota-made gifts. Find joy in shopping and dining during the holiday season with many free family friendly events in November and December: 

Stay in Stillwater for New Year's Eve dining, live music, and unique lodging.

Click on each event to find details on location, dates, times, etc. Check out our events calendar for more holiday themed events! DiscoverStillwater.com/events

 

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Strolling Santa

12-22-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm + 5 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 02 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 09 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

See if you can spot Santa while shopping and dining in historic downtown Stillwater. Santa will be strolling Main Street at part of the month-long traditional celebration called Hometown for the Holidays!

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See if you can spot Santa while shopping and dining in historic downtown Stillwater. Santa will be strolling Main Street at part of the month-long traditional celebration called Hometown for the Holidays!

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The Stillwater Nutcracker- 28th Annual

11-25-2018

Presented by St. Croix Ballet at Stillwater High School, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm

The Stillwater Nutcracker is a family-friendly version, choreographed to the music of Tchaikovsky, and follows the traditional storyline of the young girl named Clara and her Christmas dream. Our version includes a live narration and the...

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The Stillwater Nutcracker is a family-friendly version, choreographed to the music of Tchaikovsky, and follows the traditional storyline of the young girl named Clara and her Christmas dream. Our version includes a live narration and the exuberant dancing of children from the age of five through professional level dancers who grace the show with beauty and spirit. Performed by the dancers of Stillwater’s own, St. Croix Ballet.

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Taylors Falls Lighting Festival

11-25-2018

Presented by Taylors Falls Lighting Festival at Taylors Falls Memorial Community Center, Taylors Falls
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 3:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am Sun, Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm

Visit Taylors Falls and celebrate the holidays with a weekend of festivities!

The official opening is on Friday, with hikes, arts & crafts, special 3rd grader’s exhibit, Mrs. Claus at the historic library, tractor rides, children's activities...

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Visit Taylors Falls and celebrate the holidays with a weekend of festivities!

The official opening is on Friday, with hikes, arts & crafts, special 3rd grader’s exhibit, Mrs. Claus at the historic library, tractor rides, children's activities and the grand lighting of Main Street at 6 PM. There will also be a parade, including a wannigan float with Santa! The Royal Lady of the Village is announced at the parade. Stores and restaurants are open, holiday booya served, and Santa will be there to greet kids!

The party continues through the weekend with puppet shows, family bingo, dance performances and an ecumenical Choral Vesper Service. Please visit lightingfestival.com for a full list of programs!

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Costumed Victorian Carolers Strolling Main Street

12-22-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 07 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Feel the festive nature of shopping in downtown historic Stillwater by listening to the holiday melodies of the strolling costumed Victorian carolers on Main Street on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons as part of Hometown for the Holidays....

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Feel the festive nature of shopping in downtown historic Stillwater by listening to the holiday melodies of the strolling costumed Victorian carolers on Main Street on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons as part of Hometown for the Holidays. For a complete list of boutiques and restaurants downtown, visit DiscoverStillwater.com.

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Live Music at the Tilted Tiki

12-22-2018

Presented by The Tilted Tiki at The Tilted Tiki, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm + 7 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 01 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 07 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Come by the Tilted Tiki for live music every Friday and Saturday night from 7-10pm. Check our Facebook page or website for updates on performers.

Aloha!

Come by the Tilted Tiki for live music every Friday and Saturday night from 7-10pm. Check our Facebook page or website for updates on performers.

Aloha!

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Sister Act

11-25-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm

In this joyful musical comedy, a disco diva hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own in a sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship.

In this joyful musical comedy, a disco diva hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own in a sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship.

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Pour Painting Art Class

12-08-2018

Presented by Sharon Weiser, Art Instructor at Sharon Weiser Art Studio/Gallery, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 01 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 08 @ 10:00 am

This process is more fun than you can imagine! So easy, relaxing and creative. Pick your colors, mix in cups, pour onto the canvas and watch the magic happen.  Two 8x10 paintings will be poured. Bring an apron or old shirt--it's a messy...

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This process is more fun than you can imagine! So easy, relaxing and creative. Pick your colors, mix in cups, pour onto the canvas and watch the magic happen.  Two 8x10 paintings will be poured. Bring an apron or old shirt--it's a messy experience. All materials are provided.

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Small Walt and Mo the Tow - Elizabeth Verdick

11-24-2018

Presented by Valley Bookseller at Valley Bookseller, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am

Walt the snowplow learns that, while his work is very important, there are some things he cannot do without the help of his new tow truck friend, Mo.

Local author Elizabeth Verdick will be joining us on Indies First/Small Business Saturday with...

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Walt the snowplow learns that, while his work is very important, there are some things he cannot do without the help of his new tow truck friend, Mo.

Local author Elizabeth Verdick will be joining us on Indies First/Small Business Saturday with her new picture book, Small Walt and Mo the Tow. Get your signed copies for the holidays!

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Shop Small Saturday

11-24-2018

Presented by Discover Stillwater at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am

Downtown Stillwater Minnesota is home to 100+ independently owned shops on a historic main street. Find fashion & gift boutiques, art galleries, culinary shops, restaurants, salons, and vintage/antique dealers all within walking distance in this...

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Downtown Stillwater Minnesota is home to 100+ independently owned shops on a historic main street. Find fashion & gift boutiques, art galleries, culinary shops, restaurants, salons, and vintage/antique dealers all within walking distance in this beautiful rivertown just outside the Twin Cities, Minnesota. Conquer your holiday shopping list in a traditional festive environment while supporting local business. Stillwater is a top midwest getaway destination, so consider gift certificates for lodging, dining, spas, or attractions as well!

We welcome you with a day of nostalgia and joyful Christmas shopping as well as free activities - Victorian Horse-Drawn Wagonette Rides 1-4, Strolling Santa noon-4 and Costumed Victorian Carolers strolling Main Street 1-4. Oh what a charming scene - we can't wait for you to visit! Part of a month-long traditional Christmas events in historic downtown Stillwater - Hometown for the Holidays.

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Victorian Horse-Drawn Wagonette Rides

12-31-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater - Pedestrian Plaza, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm + 1 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm - less dates and times

Come to the Pedestrian Plaza in Historic Downtown Stillwater for FREE horse-drawn Victorian Wagonette rides! Experience the joy of the season with a family ride along the St. Croix River in the crisp air. Wagonette rides are just one of the...

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Come to the Pedestrian Plaza in Historic Downtown Stillwater for FREE horse-drawn Victorian Wagonette rides! Experience the joy of the season with a family ride along the St. Croix River in the crisp air. Wagonette rides are just one of the many holiday traditions downtown Stillwater as part of the month-long Hometown for the Holidays events. The locally-owned unique shops on Main Street welcome you!

 

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BierCycle Caroling Tours

12-29-2018

Presented by Biercycle Adventures LLC at Downtown Stillwater - Pedestrian Plaza, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 01 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 1:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 29 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Don't miss out on this festive experience!

Tours are held every Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year's at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00, and typically last a half hour.  Feel free to bring snacks, hot chocolate, wine, and beer. No hard...

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Don't miss out on this festive experience!

Tours are held every Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year's at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00, and typically last a half hour.  Feel free to bring snacks, hot chocolate, wine, and beer. No hard liquor, including Bailey's and Rumchata.

Tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance. The BierCycle has 10 pedaling seats and a bench seat on the back for 3 people. Caroling tours are weather permitting; 100% refund for cancelled caroling tours due to weather.

Find the BierCycle on Water Street near the new pedestrian walkway. The bike will be decorated for the holiday season!  For reservations, call us at (651) 300-2202 or complete the reservation request form.

If you don't see your preferred date, give us a call to schedule a private reservation.

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Arch Allies at JX Event Venue

11-24-2018

Presented by One23 Events at JX Event Venue, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm

If you are a fan of Journey, Bon Jovi, Boston, REO Speedwagon, and Styx, you're going to love this full-blown show! Come enjoy non-stop music, video light show and confetti for a real raging party!

Arch Allies is a timeless tribute band...

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If you are a fan of Journey, Bon Jovi, Boston, REO Speedwagon, and Styx, you're going to love this full-blown show! Come enjoy non-stop music, video light show and confetti for a real raging party!

Arch Allies is a timeless tribute band centered around making classic rock sing alongs with dynamic vocals, huge guitars, dashing keyboards and powerful drums. This tribute band is making waves as The National Touring Tribute Show in North America.

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Starry, Starry Nights: Reproductions and Interpretations

11-30-2018

Presented by Stillwater Art Guild Gallery at Stillwater Art Guild Gallery, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 19 @ 11:00 am Tue, Nov 20 @ 11:00 am Wed, Nov 21 @ 11:00 am + 9 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 22 @ 11:00 am Fri, Nov 23 @ 11:00 am Sat, Nov 24 @ 11:00 am Sun, Nov 25 @ 11:00 am Mon, Nov 26 @ 11:00 am Tue, Nov 27 @ 11:00 am Wed, Nov 28 @ 11:00 am Thu, Nov 29 @ 11:00 am Fri, Nov 30 @ 11:00 am - less dates and times

Over 30 accomplished local artists have each selected their favorite public domain masterpieces, and will translate them into original works of art either as exact copies or interpretations, including but not limited to works by Picasso, Van...

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Over 30 accomplished local artists have each selected their favorite public domain masterpieces, and will translate them into original works of art either as exact copies or interpretations, including but not limited to works by Picasso, Van Gogh, Dali, Turner, Modigliani, Degas, Matisse, Miro and others - to be announced.

Please visit our website for participating artists names and further information.

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Baby Storytime

12-04-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 10:15 am Tue, Nov 27 @ 10:15 am Tue, Dec 04 @ 10:15 am

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays for Baby Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For children birth to 24 months & caregivers. Siblings welcome.

Program is free...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays for Baby Storytime. Stories, songs, fingerplays and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills. For children birth to 24 months & caregivers. Siblings welcome.

Program is free and no registration is necessary.

 

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Iron Chef Dinner

11-20-2018

Presented by at Pearl & the Thief, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm

Chefs Justin Sutherland, Brandon Randolph and Donald Gonzalez will be recreating their winning Iron Chef menu for you to enjoy!

Come delight in their take on Battle: Lamb in our intimate upstairs lounge. Watch the episode while they narrate...

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Chefs Justin Sutherland, Brandon Randolph and Donald Gonzalez will be recreating their winning Iron Chef menu for you to enjoy!

Come delight in their take on Battle: Lamb in our intimate upstairs lounge. Watch the episode while they narrate their experience, describe the dishes, and answer your questions about being on this amazing show.

Tickets are extremely limited! $100 per person gets you a seat for this 5 course tasting menu. Beverage pairings will be extra.

 

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Social Dancing at The Zephyr Theatre

12-18-2018

Presented by The Zephyr Theatre at Stillwater Zephyr Theatre, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Dec 04 @ 7:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Tue, Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Beginners and accomplished dancers are welcome to Social Dancing Night at the Zephyr Theatre every Tuesday evening.

Learn dance steps at 6 p.m. and start dancing at 7 p.m.!

First and third Tuesdays are for swing dancing. Second Tuesdays are for...

[more+]

Beginners and accomplished dancers are welcome to Social Dancing Night at the Zephyr Theatre every Tuesday evening.

Learn dance steps at 6 p.m. and start dancing at 7 p.m.!

First and third Tuesdays are for swing dancing. Second Tuesdays are for ballroom dancing. Fourth Tuesdays are for folk dancing, including contra and square dancing - no partner required.

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Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!

12-26-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 05 @ 3:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 12 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 19 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 26 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each week. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child will be set up in the storytime room with materials available.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Film nights at The Zephyr Theatre

11-28-2018

Presented by The Zephyr Theatre at Stillwater Zephyr Theatre, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm

Film nights start with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by a short film at 7 p.m., and the feature film at 7:30 p.m.
A Q & A discussion wraps up the evening.

October films:
"The Shining" 1980 horror flick starring Jack Nicholson screens Oct....

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Film nights start with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by a short film at 7 p.m., and the feature film at 7:30 p.m.
A Q & A discussion wraps up the evening.

October films:
"The Shining" 1980 horror flick starring Jack Nicholson screens Oct. 10.
"Shadow of the Vampire" 2000 film starring John Malkovich screens Oct. 24.
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show” 1975 cult classic screens Oct. 31 for Halloween.

November films:
“The Conversation” 1974 thriller starring Gene Hackman screens Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m.
“The Things You Think I'm Thinking” short screens Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.
This is an award-winning short film by Jesse LaVercombe from Minneapolis, now based in Toronto.
LaVercombe will be present for the screening and the following Q & A.

“The Godfather” screens Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. (no short film screening on this date).

For more information about the film society visit facebook.com/StCroixFilmSociety.

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Bingo at Lift Bridge Brewery

12-26-2018

Presented by Lift Bridge Brewing Co at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 05 @ 6:30 pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm - less dates and times

Bingo every Wednesday starting November 14th!
Packet sales begin at 6:30. Bingo kicks off at 7:00 PM!
Packets will be sold for $8, each packet will have 3 cards for each of the 7 games. Jackpots each week!

Bingo every Wednesday starting November 14th!
Packet sales begin at 6:30. Bingo kicks off at 7:00 PM!
Packets will be sold for $8, each packet will have 3 cards for each of the 7 games. Jackpots each week!

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Sleepyhead Downtown Doorbusters (Black Friday/Plaid Friday)

11-23-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 9:00 am

The civilized & sane way to kick-off your Holiday Shopping! No 6am wake up calls for us!

Stores in the Historic Downtown Shopping District open early at 9am with holiday shopping specials, deals and refreshments. Unique holiday shopping &...

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The civilized & sane way to kick-off your Holiday Shopping! No 6am wake up calls for us!

Stores in the Historic Downtown Shopping District open early at 9am with holiday shopping specials, deals and refreshments. Unique holiday shopping & distinctive dining - you just won't find in a mall.

Be on the lookout for Strolling Santa between Noon-4 pm and listen to the Costumed Victorian Carolers Strolling Main Street from 6-9pm. Part of the month-long event of holiday traditions downtown Stillwater as part of the Hometown for the Holidays event from November to New Year's Eve.

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Hometown for the Holidays

12-31-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm + 15 more dates and times

Fri, Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 01 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 02 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 07 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 09 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Dec 28 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 29 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Experience the holidays like you remember. Historic Main Street Stillwater is alive with Christmas decorations, lights, and traditional events and celebrations from November to New Year's Eve. Get in the old-fashioned holiday spirit! Downtown...

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Experience the holidays like you remember. Historic Main Street Stillwater is alive with Christmas decorations, lights, and traditional events and celebrations from November to New Year's Eve. Get in the old-fashioned holiday spirit! Downtown Stillwater's independently owned unique boutiques and restaurants welcome you. Shop small and local throughout the season to support local businesses and Minnesota-made gifts. Find joy in shopping and dining during the holiday season with many free family friendly events in November and December: 

Stay in Stillwater for New Year's Eve dining, live music, and unique lodging.

Click on each event to find details on location, dates, times, etc. Check out our events calendar for more holiday themed events! DiscoverStillwater.com/events

 

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Strolling Santa

12-22-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm + 5 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 02 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 09 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

See if you can spot Santa while shopping and dining in historic downtown Stillwater. Santa will be strolling Main Street at part of the month-long traditional celebration called Hometown for the Holidays!

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See if you can spot Santa while shopping and dining in historic downtown Stillwater. Santa will be strolling Main Street at part of the month-long traditional celebration called Hometown for the Holidays!

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The Stillwater Nutcracker- 28th Annual

11-25-2018

Presented by St. Croix Ballet at Stillwater High School, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm

The Stillwater Nutcracker is a family-friendly version, choreographed to the music of Tchaikovsky, and follows the traditional storyline of the young girl named Clara and her Christmas dream. Our version includes a live narration and the...

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The Stillwater Nutcracker is a family-friendly version, choreographed to the music of Tchaikovsky, and follows the traditional storyline of the young girl named Clara and her Christmas dream. Our version includes a live narration and the exuberant dancing of children from the age of five through professional level dancers who grace the show with beauty and spirit. Performed by the dancers of Stillwater’s own, St. Croix Ballet.

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Taylors Falls Lighting Festival

11-25-2018

Presented by Taylors Falls Lighting Festival at Taylors Falls Memorial Community Center, Taylors Falls
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 3:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am Sun, Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm

Visit Taylors Falls and celebrate the holidays with a weekend of festivities!

The official opening is on Friday, with hikes, arts & crafts, special 3rd grader’s exhibit, Mrs. Claus at the historic library, tractor rides, children's activities...

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Visit Taylors Falls and celebrate the holidays with a weekend of festivities!

The official opening is on Friday, with hikes, arts & crafts, special 3rd grader’s exhibit, Mrs. Claus at the historic library, tractor rides, children's activities and the grand lighting of Main Street at 6 PM. There will also be a parade, including a wannigan float with Santa! The Royal Lady of the Village is announced at the parade. Stores and restaurants are open, holiday booya served, and Santa will be there to greet kids!

The party continues through the weekend with puppet shows, family bingo, dance performances and an ecumenical Choral Vesper Service. Please visit lightingfestival.com for a full list of programs!

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Costumed Victorian Carolers Strolling Main Street

12-22-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Fri, Dec 07 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Feel the festive nature of shopping in downtown historic Stillwater by listening to the holiday melodies of the strolling costumed Victorian carolers on Main Street on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons as part of Hometown for the Holidays....

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Feel the festive nature of shopping in downtown historic Stillwater by listening to the holiday melodies of the strolling costumed Victorian carolers on Main Street on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons as part of Hometown for the Holidays. For a complete list of boutiques and restaurants downtown, visit DiscoverStillwater.com.

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Live Music at the Tilted Tiki

12-22-2018

Presented by The Tilted Tiki at The Tilted Tiki, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm + 7 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 01 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 07 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Come by the Tilted Tiki for live music every Friday and Saturday night from 7-10pm. Check our Facebook page or website for updates on performers.

Aloha!

Come by the Tilted Tiki for live music every Friday and Saturday night from 7-10pm. Check our Facebook page or website for updates on performers.

Aloha!

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Sister Act

11-25-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm Sun, Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm

In this joyful musical comedy, a disco diva hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own in a sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship.

In this joyful musical comedy, a disco diva hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own in a sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship.

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Pour Painting Art Class

12-08-2018

Presented by Sharon Weiser, Art Instructor at Sharon Weiser Art Studio/Gallery, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 01 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 08 @ 10:00 am

This process is more fun than you can imagine! So easy, relaxing and creative. Pick your colors, mix in cups, pour onto the canvas and watch the magic happen.  Two 8x10 paintings will be poured. Bring an apron or old shirt--it's a messy...

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This process is more fun than you can imagine! So easy, relaxing and creative. Pick your colors, mix in cups, pour onto the canvas and watch the magic happen.  Two 8x10 paintings will be poured. Bring an apron or old shirt--it's a messy experience. All materials are provided.

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Small Walt and Mo the Tow - Elizabeth Verdick

11-24-2018

Presented by Valley Bookseller at Valley Bookseller, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am

Walt the snowplow learns that, while his work is very important, there are some things he cannot do without the help of his new tow truck friend, Mo.

Local author Elizabeth Verdick will be joining us on Indies First/Small Business Saturday with...

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Walt the snowplow learns that, while his work is very important, there are some things he cannot do without the help of his new tow truck friend, Mo.

Local author Elizabeth Verdick will be joining us on Indies First/Small Business Saturday with her new picture book, Small Walt and Mo the Tow. Get your signed copies for the holidays!

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Shop Small Saturday

11-24-2018

Presented by Discover Stillwater at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 10:00 am

Downtown Stillwater Minnesota is home to 100+ independently owned shops on a historic main street. Find fashion & gift boutiques, art galleries, culinary shops, restaurants, salons, and vintage/antique dealers all within walking distance in this...

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Downtown Stillwater Minnesota is home to 100+ independently owned shops on a historic main street. Find fashion & gift boutiques, art galleries, culinary shops, restaurants, salons, and vintage/antique dealers all within walking distance in this beautiful rivertown just outside the Twin Cities, Minnesota. Conquer your holiday shopping list in a traditional festive environment while supporting local business. Stillwater is a top midwest getaway destination, so consider gift certificates for lodging, dining, spas, or attractions as well!

We welcome you with a day of nostalgia and joyful Christmas shopping as well as free activities - Victorian Horse-Drawn Wagonette Rides 1-4, Strolling Santa noon-4 and Costumed Victorian Carolers strolling Main Street 1-4. Oh what a charming scene - we can't wait for you to visit! Part of a month-long traditional Christmas events in historic downtown Stillwater - Hometown for the Holidays.

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Victorian Horse-Drawn Wagonette Rides

12-31-2018

Presented by Stillwater MainStreet IBA at Downtown Stillwater - Pedestrian Plaza, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm + 1 more dates and times

Sun, Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm - less dates and times

Come to the Pedestrian Plaza in Historic Downtown Stillwater for FREE horse-drawn Victorian Wagonette rides! Experience the joy of the season with a family ride along the St. Croix River in the crisp air. Wagonette rides are just one of the...

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Come to the Pedestrian Plaza in Historic Downtown Stillwater for FREE horse-drawn Victorian Wagonette rides! Experience the joy of the season with a family ride along the St. Croix River in the crisp air. Wagonette rides are just one of the many holiday traditions downtown Stillwater as part of the month-long Hometown for the Holidays events. The locally-owned unique shops on Main Street welcome you!

 

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BierCycle Caroling Tours

12-29-2018

Presented by Biercycle Adventures LLC at Downtown Stillwater - Pedestrian Plaza, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 01 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 08 @ 1:00 pm + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 22 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Dec 29 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Don't miss out on this festive experience!

Tours are held every Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year's at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00, and typically last a half hour.  Feel free to bring snacks, hot chocolate, wine, and beer. No hard...

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Don't miss out on this festive experience!

Tours are held every Saturday between Thanksgiving and New Year's at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00, and typically last a half hour.  Feel free to bring snacks, hot chocolate, wine, and beer. No hard liquor, including Bailey's and Rumchata.

Tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance. The BierCycle has 10 pedaling seats and a bench seat on the back for 3 people. Caroling tours are weather permitting; 100% refund for cancelled caroling tours due to weather.

Find the BierCycle on Water Street near the new pedestrian walkway. The bike will be decorated for the holiday season!  For reservations, call us at (651) 300-2202 or complete the reservation request form.

If you don't see your preferred date, give us a call to schedule a private reservation.

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Arch Allies at JX Event Venue

11-24-2018

Presented by One23 Events at JX Event Venue, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm

If you are a fan of Journey, Bon Jovi, Boston, REO Speedwagon, and Styx, you're going to love this full-blown show! Come enjoy non-stop music, video light show and confetti for a real raging party!

Arch Allies is a timeless tribute band...

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If you are a fan of Journey, Bon Jovi, Boston, REO Speedwagon, and Styx, you're going to love this full-blown show! Come enjoy non-stop music, video light show and confetti for a real raging party!

Arch Allies is a timeless tribute band centered around making classic rock sing alongs with dynamic vocals, huge guitars, dashing keyboards and powerful drums. This tribute band is making waves as The National Touring Tribute Show in North America.

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