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Friday Apr 29, 2016

Bingo // Elks Lodge

April 29, 2016
  • Address: 1652 Highway 52 N, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Venue: Elks Lodge

Rochester Elks Lodge #1091 is host to bingo sessions each Tuesday, Thursday and Friday evenings beginning at 6:30p. Sunday matinee sessions begin at 1:00p. Proceeds benefit local charities. We feature progressive games and electronic bingo. Players must be at least 18 years old. 

Complimentary Chair Massages

April 29, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Address: 4481 (Hwy 14) N Frontage Road, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Venue: Post Town Winery

Complimentary chair massages every Friday afternoon at Post Town Winery. We cater to our customers. Enjoy a 5 minute chair massage simply for stopping in. Why not double the relaxation. Kick back and enjoy a flight of our wines and let your cares melt away.

Escape Challenge

April 29, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Address: 20 6th Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Venue: Escape Challenge

Locked in a room. 60 minutes on the clock. Can you complete the mission and escape the room before time expires? Choose your mission. Mission one is Norwegian Job. You are a group of thieves trying to get back your cash, diamonds and gold that are locked in a room. Can you find your loot and escape before time expires? Mission two is a rescue mission. Part of your team has been captured. You need to sneak into a cartel safe house, free the prisoners, and then find a way to escape. All... Visit Website

Live @ Kathy's Pub

April 29, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday
  • Address: 307 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55904

Kathy's Pub presents the very best in Live Music Entertainment every Friday and Saturday night. Please visit for more information. All shows are free and start around 10pm. No Cover 21+

Mississippi River // National Eagle Center

April 29, 2016
  • Location: Pick up directly at your hotel or any location in Rochester

Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty and unique culture of the Upper Mississippi River Valley, rated among the top scenic drives in America. Journey through picturesque "Bluff Country" on your way to the mighty river to visit wildlife refuges, apple orchards, a magical toy shop, National Eagle Center, a marina along Lake Pepin and scenic overlooks that provide spectacular views of the valley, steep bluffs and miles of sky-blue water. Reserve online at or by ... Visit Website

Teen Night // Bounce World

April 29, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Location: Bounce World/Jolly Jumpz
  • Address: 4430 19th Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Venue: Bounce World

Fun for your tween and their friends includes: Slice of pizza and pop, velcro wall, air tattoos, dance club, mechanical bull rides, gyro ball, pump up the volume karaoke, and games & prizes!

14th Annual Arbor Day Celebration

April 29, 2016
  • Location: Silver Lake Park
  • Address: 840 7th St. NE, Rochester, MN 55906
  • Venue: Silver Lake Park

Rochester Public Utilities, with partners Maier Tree & Lawn and Rochester Park & Recreation, will hold their 14th Annual Arbor Day Celebration on Friday, April 29th. Come join in the celebration at Three Links-Silver Lake Park, located at 840 7th St NE in Rochester, with live music by Paul Mayasich and his band, Real American Made Music, free trees, and free lunch! Smokey Bear, clowns, balloonists, magician, bean bag toss, scavenger hunt, information on tree planting, and many more famil... Visit Website


April 29, 2016
  • Location: Christ United Methodist Church
  • Address: 400 5th Ave. SW, Rochester, MN 55902

RAACHE Arioso and Cantabile auditioned choirs present their final concert of the 2015-2016 year. Come and enjoy listening to a variety of music!

International Organist Loreto Aramendi in Concert

April 29, 2016
  • Location: St. John the Evangelist Church
  • Address: 11 4th Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902

International organist, Lorento Aramendi, will play a concert at St. John the Evangelist on Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:30 pm. Aramendi is Professor at the Francisco Escudero Conservatoire and Senior Organist of the Cavaillé-Coll organ at the Basilique of Santa María del Coro, San Sebastián, Spain. Her recital will include works by Louis Vierne, Franz Liszt, J.S. Bach, Camille Saint-Saëns, Gabriel Fauré and Charles Tournemire.

Lyra Baroque Orchestra: Hamburg, Magdeburg, and Brandenburg VI

April 29, 2016
  • Location: Zumbro Lutheran Church
  • Address: 624 3rd Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902

Bach’s Brandenburg concertos, now some of his most celebrated works, sat unplayed in the Brandenburg archives until their rediscovery almost 100 years after Bach’s death. With a nod to Bach’s daring instrumental combinations, Jaap ter Linden—guest on viola da gamba—has concocted a program that is all about the bass instruments. Featuring music for viola, viola da gamba, cello, and base de violon, as well as Brandenburg VI, it’s a lower string extravaganza!

Mindfulness: An Invitation to the Journey

April 29, 2016

This retreat provides the opportunity to know what it is to live in the fullness of life. Explore how to live wholeheartedly, despite what is happening in your life. Choose mindfulness as a lifestyle. Learn tools of watchful living, giving attention to the present without judging and enjoy the powerful results that can occur. It can enhance your everyday life. Each day starts early, around 5:30am and concludes after the evening’s dinner. There will be six periods of 30-minute meditations, ...

Songs by The Wrecking Crew // Tribute with Fabulous Armadillos

April 29, 2016
  • Location: State Theatre
  • Address: 96 E 4th St, Zumbrota, MN 55992

In their latest show, the talent-packed Fabulous Armadillos pay tribute to some of the biggest musicians never known. “The Wrecking Crew” celebrates a group of musicians who performed for studio recordings of some of the biggest names in ’60s and ’70s music. The Wrecking Crew was a nickname coined by famous drummer, Hal Blaine, for a select group of musicians who played anonymously on hundreds of huge hits by artists including the Beach Boys, Paul Revere and the Raiders,... Visit Website

The D'Sievers Quartet

April 29, 2016

John The D'Sievers Jazz Quartet for some live music with your dinner. John Sievers (bone), STeve Sawyer (Bass), Kurt Savela (drums), Bryan Wattier (keys).

Wine & Roses

April 29, 2016

ROCHESTER, Mn –Welcome Spring with a romantic evening of wine, roses and a chance to support new beginnings for people with disabilities at the 13th Annual Wine & Roses event. This elegant evening at Somerby Golf Club will feature a four course dinner with paired wines and stories from PossAbilities participants. Also, there will be many opportunities to donate including live and silent auctions, Wall of Wines, and a diamond gift tree. The Wine & Roses live auction features a thre... Visit Website

4th Annual Tap House Beer Street Social

April 29, 2016
  • Location: The Tap House
  • Address: 10 3rd Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: The Tap House

Join us on Friday, April 29th from 5-10:30pm on Historic 3rd Street! Food from Triple-T BBQ, and music from Hair of the Dog and Incognito. Enjoy many different craft beers, great food and fantastic music!! Admission is free!! ROCK THE BLOCK!!!


April 29, 2016 - April 30, 2016

An epic tale of love, loyalty and betrayal chronicling the love triangle between Aida, a Nubian princess stolen from her home country, Amneris, an Egyptian princess and Radames, the soldier they both love.  A triumphant love story that transcends warring nations and brings a country together. Winner of 4 Tony Awards. 

Mitch Burrow (Headliner) & Dougie Almeida (Feature)

April 29, 2016 - April 30, 2016
  • Location: Goonie's Comedy Club
  • Address: 7 Second St. SW, Rochester, MN 55902

Mitch is a Marine Corps Veteran that served in Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003. He then started a career in manufacturing before realizing that it sucked. Now, Mitch has found his true calling in acting silly on a stage in front of strangers on a nightly basis. Mitch has appeared on 6 episodes of the Fox Show Laughs where he was listed as "The Next Big Thing" on his first appearance. He has been heard on the Bob and Tom show which is syndicated to over 100 cities as well as overseas on... Visit Website

Rochester International Association - 40th Annual World Festival

April 29, 2016 - April 30, 2016
  • Location: Mayo High School - Gymnasium, Cafeteria & surrounding areas
  • Address: 1420 11th Ave SE, Rochester, MN 55904

Ethnic food from many countries Activities and crafts for children of all ages. Entertainment with emphasis on audience participation. Cultural displays from many countries. Displays by organizations showing their multicultural/international activities and involvements. International Marketplace with ethnic souvenirs for purchase.

Healthy Mind & Body Week

April 29, 2016 - May 01, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Minnesota Children's Museum Rochester
  • Address: 1643 N Broadway, Rochester, MN 55906

Work your body AND mind this week at the Museum with a sing along at 11am on Wednesday, a story time on Friday at 11am, and kid’s yoga from 4 – 5pm on Saturday! Join us out at the YMCA Healthy Y Day on Saturday to engage in some healthy activities.

15th Annual Poet-Artist Collaboration

April 29, 2016 - May 04, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

Crossings’ 15th Annual Poet-Artist Collaboration exhibit is on display April 4-May 4, celebrating a pairing of two art forms that allows poetry to inspire visual art of all kinds. Fifty-one poets and visual artists took part in this years’ exhibit. The Collaboration can be seen free of charge during regular business hours. A reception and poetry reading takes place Sat., April 16, at 6:30 p.m. both at the gallery and next door at the State Theatre. Poems cover a breadth of styles, fr... Visit Website

Amanda Curreri: The Calmest of Us Would be Lunatics

April 29, 2016 - May 08, 2016
  • Location: Rochester Art Center
  • Address: 40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Venue: Rochester Art Center

For her first solo museum exhibition, The Calmest of Us Would Be Lunatics emphasizes the active role of the archive, the power of the past to inform the future, and presents a call to action through engagement. Curreri will present new and recent works including paintings, sculpture, prints, video, and performance. Drawing from historical references and materials as well as contemporary content, Curreri’s practice investigates, re-contextualizes, and reflects aspects of cultural productio... Visit Website

Project Feminist Space

April 29, 2016 - May 08, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Rochester Art Center
  • Address: 40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Venue: Rochester Art Center

PROJECT Feminist Space is conceived as a project space, which is a site that serves as a laboratory for experiments and ideas, opens up the possibility of introducing new work and interpretations, provides room for process-led artwork that evokes, and includes interactive elements that facilitate social engagement. The informal, studio-like presentation is an intentional curatorial gesture-with nails in artwork, washi tape delineating space, and a salon-style arrangement of artworks on the walls... Visit Website

Historic Mayowood Mansion Tour

April 29, 2016 - October 27, 2016
  • Location: Mayowood Mansion
  • Address: 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Mayowood Mansion

We are pleased to once again offer tours of this beautiful piece of Olmsted County history. The Mayowood Mansion tour allows you to experience this historic home of three generations of the Mayo Family. Purchase tickets at the entrance 20 minutes before your tour time. Each tour lasts about 1 hour. There are no tours given on Mondays and Tuesdays, and the mansion is closed on all major holidays. Please visit the website for tour times! Visit Website

Rochester Food Tours

April 29, 2016 - October 29, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday

Come enjoy the delicious food and sites of downtown Rochester. Our leisurely three hour walking food and cultural tour will feature five tastings, while exploring what makes Rochester Minnesota one of Money Magazines "Best Places to Live." Please check out our website for more details:

Going Up Live

April 29, 2016 - April 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Address: 318 1st Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Potbelly Sandwich Shop

Join us for live acoustic music and your favorite toasted sandwich.

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