Minnesota is a state full of fun, food, and friends! No matter where you are, you undoubtedly deserve a fabulous vacation soon and Red Wing, MN, is the place for you this summer. From magnificent bluffs, celebrated landmarks, and an abundance of outdoor activities, Red Wing is one of the most charming places to visit along the Mississippi River. There is truly so much to do and see that one day is not enough time to explore our town fully. Go ahead and plan your overnight stay at the historic St. James Hotel, a true luxury vacation experience. Our famed hotel is the place to stay in Red Wing, especially when you come to celebrate River City Days this August. Come celebrate and enjoy all the amazing things that make Red Wing, MN, such a marvelous place to stay!
River City Days 2021
We are very excited that River City Days in Red Wing, MN, will be returning after last year’s cancellation. River City Days is the town’s premier summer festival, filled with free entertainment, tasty food, and fun for the whole family! Prepare for a multi-day celebration between August 6-8. River City Days will continue, rain or shine. Festival organizers have noted that the festival roster will be everchanging as we all navigate this “new normal.” Here is what we know will be taking place for certain:
- August 6 (8-11 pm): performance by The Fabulous Armadillos.
- August 7 (Start times vary): 2021 River City Ramble Kids Race, 5K, and 2 Mile Walk
In addition to musical performances and a fun 5K race, you will be able to comfortably mingle with friendly folks and enjoy food from lots of local eateries. In years past, Red Wing’s River City Days has featured a large classic car show and talent contests. No matter your interests, there’ll undoubtedly be something at River City Days that captures your attention. We recommend you follow the River City Days official Facebook page for updates. Save the date for all the great festivities!
Photo from Red Wing Chamber of Commerce
Stay Within Walking Distance of River City Days
With over 60 unique rooms, the St. James Hotel is conveniently within walking distance from Red Wing’s River City Days. After a day exploring the festival grounds, you can come back and relax in luxury and bliss. Our historic luxury hotel offers guests a wonderful mix of classic service with a touch of modern amenities! Locally and family-owned since 1875, we welcome you to stay with us this summer and enjoy our town’s fantastic summer festival!