April Events in Stillwater, Minnesota

Spring weather has finally arrived here in Minnesota and Stillwater has plenty of events to help you get out of the house and enjoy yourself! It is time to start planning your visit to Rivertown Inn. Listed below are just some of the activities available this month here in historic Stillwater, Minnesota:

Remember to visit our Current Events page to see more activities & events happening in Stillwater (updated weekly)!

Tuesday, March 30th – Sunday, April 18th

Living Creatively: Art St. Croix Gallery Show

A gallery show of visual art and sculpture as well as short literary works & poetry. Art St. Croix is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts opportunities for individuals with physical and mental disabilities and mental illness in the greater St. Croix Valley area.

For more information, email Art St. Croix

Thursday, April 8th, 6:30-8:00pm

Container Gardening 101 with Rose Floral

Learn the basics of container gardening.  From plant selection to pruning and fertilizing, we’ll cover everything you’ll need to know to make your pots the envy of your neighbors.  Classes meet Thursdays in April and May, 6:30 – 8 p.m.  Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.  Participants receive 15% off all purchases made the evening of class.
Class size is limited so please call to reserve your place at 651.439.3765 or Visit http://www.rosefloral.com

Friday, April 9th – Sunday, April 11th


Ballet Jubilate presents Coppelia; a romantic comedy about a young couple and the mechanical doll that comes between them. Performances are Friday, April 9 through Sunday, April 11 at the Stillwater Area High School Auditorium.

Tickets may be purchased online for $12 at www.stcroixballet.com

Friday, April 9th – Monday, April 12th

Valley Bookseller’s Customer Appreciation Sale

Visit Valley Booksellers during their customer appreciation sale and receive 10% off all books. Members of their frequent buyer program receive 25% off!

For More Information, Visit www.valleybooksellers.com

Saturday, April 10th – Thursday, April 22nd

Cabin Fever – Stillwater Theater

Protect yourself from future outbreaks of “Cabin  Fever” by laughing with Stillwater playwright Jim Blaha and his comic characters!
1860 – A trapper builds a cabin for his bride-to-be, but both sets of parents have social status issues.
1930 – A mother and her daffy offspring use a cabin for a hideout during the Depression/Prohibition era.
2000 – A hermit wants to be left alone with his imaginary friends but a storm brings unexpected guests.
Dinner available!
For More Information, Visit www.StillwaterTheatre.org
Thursday, April 15th
Saint Croix Vineyards opens for the season April 15th, 2010! Stop out and sample fabulous local wines and pick out your favorites, just in time for the warm weather!
Spring and Summer hours: Thurs-Sun 10am-6pm
Help us celebrate the 18th year of wine tasting at the winery! We offer wine tasting in our rustic tasting room during our regular business hours. A tasting charge of $5 per person, per visit, will be discounted from the cost of the second bottle of Saint Croix vineyards wine purchased per person.

Check out scvwines.com for upcoming events and specials!

Friday, April 16th, 6:30-9:30pm

Rivertown Inn Food & Wine Event: Tapas Evening

We are excited to introduce our new Food & Wine Event feature to Rivertown Inn. Every other month, we will host a themed evening serving up some fantastic food with equally great wines. The events will be casual, social and elegant, creating a great opportunity to view the house and grounds, and an opportunity to meet fellow food and wine enthusiasts. Served buffet-style. $50 per person. Advance reservations required. Event begins at 6:30pm.

Contact Rivertown Inn at (651)430-2955 to make a reservation!

Saturday, April 24th, 9:00-4:00pm

Fresh Fields Bakery and Cafe Grand Re-Opening!

Join Fresh Fields for their grand re-opening! The fun-filled celebration includes: Fresh Field’s cookies and cupcakes, cake decorating demonstration, homemade pizza tasting, arts and crafts for the kids, magic show by Hall of Entertainment, and several prize drawings for Fresh Fields!  Several local businesses will also be there. Receive gardening tips and a floral give-away by Valley Floral, Huntington Learning give-away, Reading and book prizes from Valley Booksellers, Chef’s Gallery prizes and cooking demonstration, and Stillwater Balloons will be giving away 2 hot-air balloon flights!

Visit www.freshfieldsbakery.com or Call (651)351-1113 for More Information!

Sunday, April 25th, 4:00pm

Clairseach (pronounced Klarshuck)

Chautauqua Fine Arts Center, 8000 75th St. N, Mahtomedi
Let the Heyman family transport you to a distant time and place as they share their love of traditional celtic music.  Ann will introduce you to the sounds of the Gaelic harp, Charlie to the cittern, button accordion, concertain and bodhran (Irish drum). Their daughters will delight you with their intricate Irish step dancing.   Adult – $12, Student/Senior (62+) – $9, Student – $6.

For More Information, Visit www.wildwoodartistseries.com or 651 269-9888.

Friday, April 30th – Sunday, May 2nd

Rock the Courthouse – A Festive Celebration of 35 Years of Song

Washington County Historic Courthouse, Stillwater, MN
The Chorale will be joined by some of our favorite guest artists in a concert to delight in and just have fun – folk songs, pop songs, Broadway, art songs and gospel.
Friday, April 30, 2010 at 8 pm
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 4 & 8 pm
Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 3 pm For More Information Please Call 651-430-0124 or Visit www.valleychamberchorale.org


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