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Things to Do in Rochester, MN

Enjoy the vibrancy, beauty, and charm of Rochester, MN when you visit our picturesque parks, renowned historical sites, and dynamic galleries and theaters or attend one of our events. Then, stop in for a bite to eat in a friendly atmosphere at one of our many celebrated hot spots for dining and nightlife. Plan your "play" time in Rochester, MN today!

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Twigs Tavern & Grille

401 6th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Award winning restaurant and bar offering a large array of unique entrees in the small plates tradition and known for its Hot Rock Grilling. ... more

Schmidt Park

6300 24th Avenue NW Rochester, MN 55901

No supervision or warming facilities available. ... more

Sekapp Orchard

3415 Collegeview Road E Rochester, MN 55904  | website

A family friendly farm and orchard with more than 170 acres of over 100 varieties of fruits and vegetables, the orchard is Rochester’s ... more

SEMVA // Southeastern Minnesota Visual Artists Gallery

320 S Broadway Rochester, MN 55904  | website

An artist cooperative representing over 70 local artists. The artwork for sale at the gallery includes paintings, photography, pottery, ... more

Shar's Country Palace & Bar

3925 Marion Road SE Rochester, MN 55904  | website

Rustic atmosphere with happy hour and daily drink specials. Serving homemade pizza and a variety of appetizers. Featuring live music, ... more

Silver Lake Boat and Bike Rentals

800 W Silver Lake Drive NE Rochester, MN 55906  | website

Renting bikes, kayaks, paddleboats, and canoes. Paddle around Silver Lake, canoe or kayak down the Zumbro River, or bike through the city ... more

Silver Lake Park

700 W Silver Lake Drive NE Rochester, MN 55906  | website

Enjoy biking, rollerblading, jogging, observing the Giant Canada geese, and strolling around Silver Lake. Paddleboat, canoe, tandem bikes, ... more

Silver Lake Pool

898 7th Street NE Rochester, MN 55906  | website

Outdoor pool located within Silver Lake Park. Life guard on duty daily and bath house available. Open seasonally, admission fee. ... more

Skyline Raceway

2250 40th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Family fun featuring activities for all ages. Raceway offers go-karts, panning for gemstones, fossils, or arrowheads, and mini-golf course. ... more

Slatterly Park

10th Street SE Rochester, MN 55904  | website

A 9-hole fairly flat course, with dual tees, many mature trees, and no underbrush. Course is bounded by heavy woods, parking lot, and a ... more

Soldiers Field Golf Course

224 Soldiers Field Drive SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

The city's oldest course, just blocks away from downtown. The 18-hole course features tree lined fairways, well bunkered greens, and ... more

Soldiers Field Pool

244 Soldiers Field SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Outdoor pool featuring 112-foot water slide. The impressive water slide joins the drop slide and the zero depth pool. Open seasonally, ... more

Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial

300 7th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Created to honor American veterans, the memorial features the Wall of Remembrance - a granite, circular wall honoring over 3,000 service men ... more

Soldiers Memorial Field Park

244 Soldiers Field Drive SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

6 outdoor lighted tennis courts, softball diamond, nearby Roy Sutherland Park play area, football field, and running track. ... more

Somerby Golf Club

975 Somerby Parkway NE Byron, MN 55920  | website

A private club featuring an 18-hole championship course with a lush landscape of rolling hills, thick stands of trees, meandering creeks, ... more

Southeastern Minnesota Suzuki Association

1811 Walden Lane SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Teachers, parents, and students devoted to music instruction using the Suzuki method for cello, flute, harp, piano, violin, and viola. ... more

Southeastern Minnesota Youth Orchestra

1001 14th Street NW Rochester, MN 55901  | website

Consisting of 3 instrumental ensembles of youth from around southeastern Minnesota, elementary through high school, presenting a full ... more

Spam Museum

101 3rd Avenue NE Austin, MN 55912  | website

Visit the 14,000 square foot, admission-free museum that tells the history of the Hormel company and the origin of Spam. The museum features ... more

Spectrum Pilot Services

7300 Brataas Drive SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Offering sightseeing tours featuring sunset flights, city tours, rural flights to the Root River, Mississippi River or Minneapolis. Longer ... more

The Tap House

10 3rd Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Craft beer destination featuring 50 beers on tap. Serving burgers, sandwiches, wraps, appetizers, and more. Also offering a rooftop seating ... more

Taylor-Gebler Gallery

3006 Allegro Park SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Features the works of Meghan and Douglas Taylor-Gebler. Gallery houses original costume sketches from the Ice Capades, bronze sculptures, ... more

Theater Du Jour

103 7th Street NE Rochester, MN 55906

A troupe of 6 core members that produces scripted plays and bring a fresh take on sketch comedy. ... more

Thirsty Belgian

2650 S Broadway Rochester, MN 55904  | website

Freshly prepared items with an emphasis on snacks. All of selections are chosen to pair with ever changing selection of tap and bottled ... more

Treasure Island Resort & Casino

5734 Sturgeon Lake Road Welch, MN 55089  | website

Located right on the Mississippi River, casino resort boasts fine and casual dining options, a full-service salon and spa, a family-friendly ... more

Treasure Island's Spirit of the Water

5734 Sturgeon Lake Road Welch, MN 55089  | website

Guests can enjoy a unique experience cruising the beautiful Mississippi River. The 100 passenger cruise liner will take guests on a relaxing ... more


300 11th Avenue NW Rochester, MN 55901  | website

A series of interactive real life challenges where the participants are locked in a themed room and must find clues and solve the mysteries ... more

VFW // Veterans of Foreign Wars

16 6th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902

Offering daily specials, charitable gambling and weekend entertainment. ... more

Viking Park

2500 2nd Avenue NW Rochester, MN 55901  | website

Hockey rink. No warming house, has lights. ... more

Wehrenberg Galaxy 14 Cine & IMAX

4340 Maine Avenue SE Rochester, MN 55904  | website

Family-owned-and-operated theatre. Mega Screen and the Ronnies Drive-In. Dining area has actual 1950’s vintage cars build around tables. ... more

Whistle Binkies Olde World Pub

3120 Wellner Drive NE Rochester, MN 55906  | website

Pub offers beer, wine and mixed drinks, a large menu of appetizers, entrees, soups, salads, specialty sandwiches, wraps, desserts and more. ... more

Whistle Binkies on the Lake

247 Wood Lake Drive SE Rochester, MN 55904  | website

Pub offers beer, wine and mixed drinks, a large menu of appetizers, entrees, soups, salads, specialty sandwiches, wraps, desserts and more. ... more

Whitewater State Park

19041 Highway 74 Altura, MN 55910  | website

Boasting picturesque limestone bluffs and deep ravines, the 2,700 acre park is an angler's paradise with brown, brook, and rainbow trout ... more

Whitewater Wines

10832 Fischer Hill Drive Plainview, MN 55964  | website

Located in the bluff country of Southeastern Minnesota in the uplands of the Whitewater river valley, and on 30 acres of prairie, hardwoods, ... more

Wild Bill's Sports Saloon

300 Highway 52 N Rochester, MN 55901  | website

Wall to wall HD TV’S, Buzztime NTN Trivia, 22 wing sauces & rubs, fresh burgers, hand breaded chicken tenders, slow roasted BBQ ribs, and ... more

Wildwood Sports Bar & Grill

1517 16th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Sports bar featuring fresh ingredients turned into homemade soups and salad dressings, burgers and sandwiches. Live entertainment and ... more

Willow Creek Golf Course

1700 48th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

A challenging 18-hole tree-lined course with a flat, open front nine and tighter back nine. Also featuring a 9-hole executive course. Full ... more

Wine & Canvas

Rochester Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Offering painting instruction classes with cocktails, where guests can create their own masterpiece with ease, and local artists will ... more

Withers Sport Complex

2021 Mayowood Road SW Rochester, MN 55902  | website

Hockey rink. Warming house, lights. ... more

Words Players Theatre

920 2nd Street NE Rochester, MN 55906  | website

Students direct, create sets and costumes, and promote productions. The theatre has put on a multitude of plays, including originals, ... more

Younge Park

2571 Fox Valley Drive SW Rochester, MN 55902

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