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Events This Month   

  October
   
  • 2 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 4 - Saturday
 

Ferndale Market's Fall Open House

 

Celebrate the autumn harvest at the annual open house at Ferndale Market. Complimentary

turkey hotdogs; live music by Tim Kriese; meet local food producers and enjoy samples; local

apples, cider and autumn produce available for purchase.

 

Ferndale Market

31659 Willow Trail ~ Cannon Falls

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Enjoy Free Live music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Relativity from 1 - 4 p.m. 

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

   
 
  • 4 - 5 - Saturday and Sunday
 

Sogn Valley Craft Fair

 

Celebrating 42 years of fine crafts...pottery, jewelry, paintings, photography, woodcrafts,

baskets, metalwork, textiles, weaving...plus live music, organic produce, apples, honey and

more! 25+artists

~local foods~Markarios Farm & Pottery is located 5. 5 miles SW of Cannon Falls on Co Rd 24. For more information and a preview of the artists visit the website at:  www.sognvalleyartfair.com

 

Markarios Farm & Pottery

35200 County 24 Blvd~ Cannon Falls

10 a.m. - 5 p.m

   
 
  • 5 - Sunday
 

Bomber Blast 5K Walk/Run

 

This annual event is sponsored by the junior class at Cannon Falls High School with all

proceeds going to the class. 

 

Fees and Registration - $25 for Adults ($30 Race day registration)

                                   $15 for children 12 and under

Registration deadline is September 26.  Register online at

Register onlline at www.cannonfallsschools.com

Contact class advisors for more information - Alison Godfrey godfrey.alison@cf.k12.mn.us

                                                              or Robin Nelson nelson.robin@cf.k12.mn.us

 

Cannon Falls High School

820 East Minnesota St. ~ Cannon Falls

1 p.m. - Registration    2 p.m. - Start Time

Enjoy Free Live music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Robert Meany from 1 - 4 p.m. 

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

   
 
  • 7 - Tuesday
 

Free Community Education Series Presented by Diamond Rehab and

Living

 

Part one of a two part series on "Dementia in the Elderly...What Their Behavior Tells Us"

with keynote speaker:  Shelly Wagner, RN-BC, Senior Program Director at the GRACE unit in

Regina Hospital. Presentation will include:  defining dementia, and types of dementia; an

explanation of why all behavior has meaning; discussion of approaches, challenging

behaviors and possible causes, plus how to implement behavior management strategies. Part

two of the series will be presented on November 6th.

 

To register for this free seminar please contact Christa Sack by Friday, October 3rd at

csack@diamondhem.com  /507-263-6710

 

Diamond Rehab and Living of the Cannon Valley

300 North Dow St. ~ Cannon Falls

2:30 p.m.  - Registration    3 - 4 p.m.. - Series

   
  • 9 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 11 - Saturday
 

Meet the Candidates Walkabout Hosted by the League of Women Voters

 

All candidates ~ Local ~ State ~ Judicial ~ Legislative ~ Congressional ~ on the ballots in

Northwestern Goodhue and Southeaster Dakota counties have been invited to participate.

 

Cannon Falls Public Library

306 West Mill Street. ~  Historic Downtown Cannon Falls

10 a.m. - 12 Noon

Enjoy Oktoberfest and Free Live music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy Oktoberfest from noon until 5 and sample Apple and Honey Wine.  Free live music

 featuring Bill Koncar from 1 - 4 p.m. 

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Oktoberfest:  12 Noon - 5 p.m.  Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

   
 
  • 12 - Sunday
Enjoy Oktoberfest and Free Live music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy Oktoberfest from noon until 5 and sample Apple and Honey Wine.  free live music

featuring Bill Koncar  from 1 - 4 p.m. 

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Oktoberfest:  12 Noon - 5 p.m.  Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

   
  • 16 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 17 - Friday
 

10th Annual Community Health Fair Sponsored by Shepherd's Center 

of the Cannon Valley

 

Free to All!  Event includes:

  • Over 25 exhibitors

  • Enjoy Free refreshments, courtesy of Twin Rivers Senior Campus and their chef

  • Free blood pressure checks, home care assessments, balance tests, hearing tests

  • Flu Shots*-Mayo Clinic Health System-Cannon Falls will offer flu shots at the Health Fair.

*Note:  The flu shot is covered by most health insurance companies. If you do not have health

insurance the cost will be $25.

 

Cannon Falls High School Commons Area

820 Minnesota Street. ~  Cannon Falls

8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

   
 
  • 18 - Saturday
Enjoy 10th Anniversary Party and Free Live music at Cannon River Winery
 

Celebrate our 10th Anniversary from noon until 8 p.m.with 2 complimentary wine samples,

appetizers, prize giveaways and more.  Free live music featuring Ashes For April  from 1 - 4pm. 

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

10th Anniversary Party12 Noon - 8 p.m.  Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

 

"Ricky Nelson Remembered" ~ Fund Raising Concert for the

Shepherd's Center

 

The Shepherd's Center of the Cannon Valley presents "Ricky Nelson Remembered", starring

 his twin sons, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson. The show features Nelson's hit songs like...

"Hello Mary Lou", "Poor Little Fool", "Travelin' Man", "I'm Walkin'", "I Gotta Feeling",

"Teenage Idol", "Garden Party", and many more. "Ricky Nelson Remembered" showcases

Nelson's life with never-before-seen interviews from artists he influenced.

 

Tickets are available online at:

www.shepherdscenter.eventbrite.com or locally at Scofield Drug and the Shepberd's Center

office. All proceeds benefit the Shepherd's Center of the Cannon Valley.

 

Cannon Falls High School Auditorium

820 Minnesota Street~Cannon Falls

Doors Open at 6 p.m./ Conter begins at 7 p.m.

   
 
  • 23 - Thursday
 

Ladies Night Out at Interstate Building Supply!

 

You are invited to an evening filled with fun, food, presentations and prizes! Local artist Tim

Trost will be on hand to autograph his work plus Ferndale Market will present their seasonal

cheeses. You will have the opportunity to speak with local reps about cabinets, flooring,

window coverings, countertops and other design tips for your next project.

 

There will be prize drawings for gift cards, gift baskets, wine tasting packages at the

Cannon River Winery, givewaways from the Susan G. Komen Foundation in honor of

October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a grand prize of a Kitchen Aid Mixer!

 

Other presentations schedule for the evening include:

     Peggy Lorentz-Spring Garden Wellness Center Living Well

     What In Yarnation:  Seasonal Crafts

     Midwest CBK & Jenny Lion:  Decorating for the Holidays

     Jill Serres:  Appetizers for the Holiday Season

 

Interstate Building Supply

830 4th Street South ~ Cannon Falls

5 - 8 p.m.

 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
  • 30 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 31 - Friday
 

Children's Trick or Treat Trot

 

Children 12 and under are invited to Trick or Treat at local stores from 4 - 5 p.m.

Children MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Cannon Falls Police Department will be on hand to monitor and  assist at intersections.

 

Historic Downtown ~ Cannon Falls

4 - 5 p.m.

 

Trunk or Treat Sponsored by Riverwood Church

 

Immediately following the Children's Trick or Treat Trot downtown, bring the kids over to

Riverwood Community Church parking lot where you will find decorated car trunks filled with

sweet treasures distributed by friendly, costumed adults. 

 

Riverwood Church ~ 5343 Hwy 19 Boulvard (just west of downtown Cannon Falls)

5 - 6 p.m.

   
   
  LOOKING AHEAD
   
   
  November
   
   
 
  • 1 - Saturday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Relativity from 1 - 4 p.m.and 6th Street Trio from 5 - 8 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m. and 5 - 8 p.m.

 

   
 
  • 2  Sunday
 

Feast ~ Regional Food Festival ~Includes Local Businesses

 

Farmers and food makers from around the region will showcase their products at 100 exhibit

booths. Chefs will demonstrate holiday cooking, plus foodmakers and educators will present an

array of interesting workshops. The festival will include a children's activity area, live music and

a local beer and wine tasting event. Note:  Wine & beer tasting has an additional cost.

 

Local Cannon Falls Businesses scheduled to be a part of this Food Festival are:

Cannon River Winery, Ferndale Market, Raw Bistro Pet Fare & Thousand Hills Cattle Co.

 

Admission:  $5/Adults; $2/Children

Beer and Wine Tasting additional:  $25

 

Mayo Civic Center

30 Civic Center Drive SE~Rochester, MN
http://www.local-feast.org/

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Lindsay Pedalty from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

"Off the Map" ~ Educational, Art Sale & Fundraising Event

 

A fundraiser for the Childrend's Culture Connections ~ an organization that transforms the

world's most disenfranchised youth into powerful teachers by bringing their remarkable stories

 into classrooms worldwide. "Off the Map"illiminates the voices of this young 'teachers' ~

thought provoking art projects, select pieces of their individual works including watercolor,

fabric art, photography and writing. 100 % of the proceeds will to go fund CCC programing.

Event is free and open to the public.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West MIll Street ~ Historic Downtown Cannon Falls
1:30 - 5 p.m.

   
  • 6 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 7 - Friday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Dave Hudson from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

   
 
  • 8 - Saturday
Holiday Food & Wine ~ Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Wine samples paried with harvest foods. Catered by Rudy's Red Eye Grill from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Enjoy free live music featuring Joel Kachel from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Holiday Food & Wine Event:  11 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

   
 
  • 9 - Sunday
Holiday Food & Wine ~ Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Wine samples paried with harvest foods from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Enjoy free live music featuring Jagged Ease from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Holiday Food & Wine Event:  11 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

   
  • 13 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 14 - Friday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Ashes for April from 5 - 8 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  5 - 8 p.m.

   
 
  • 15 - Saturday
 

Cannon Falls Rotary Gala

 

Fund raiser for the Cannon Falls Rotary Club Foundation. Dinner~Dancing~Live music by

Ashes for April~Silent and Live Auction. Black tie optional.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

   
 
  • 16 - Sunday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Robert Meany  from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

   
  • 20 - Thursday
 

"Auctiontainment" at New Day Auctions Every Thursday!

 

Be a participant or just watch attendees as they are victorious in their bidding battles for the

treasure of the week! Hundreds of different antiques, collectibles, historical pieces and rarities

to view each week. Enjoy dinner or treats at the concession stand and have fun watching the

"auctiontainment"!

 

Free to attend, free coffee, ample parking, indoor climate controlled and fully accessible.

Supervised children are welcome. View starts at noon.

 

A New Day Auctions

1494 4th Street South (between Super America and Countryside Antiques)~Cannon Falls

507-263-7373

6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

   
 
  • 22 - Saturday
Nouveau Release Party ~ Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Complimentary samples of 2014 Nouveau from Noon - 5 p.m. also "Cheese & Chocolate"

event:  artrisan cheese and chocolate with Award Winning Wine samples.

Enjoy free live music featuring Relativity  from 1 - 4 p.m. and treVeld from 5 - 8 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Nouveau Release Party/Cheese & Chocolate:Noon - 5 p.m.

Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m. and 5 - 8 p.m.

   
 
  • 23 - Sunday
Nouveau Release Party ~ Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Complimentary samples of 2014 Nouveau from Noon - 5 p.m. also "Cheese & Chocolate"

event:  artrisan cheese and chocolate with Award Winning Wine samples.

Enjoy free live music featuring Lindsay Pedalty from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Nouveau Release Party/Cheese & Chocolate:Noon - 5 p.m.

Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

   
 
  • 26 - Wednesday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Timothy Howe from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Free Live Music:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

   
 
  • 29 - Saturday
Deck the Falls ~ Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Andy Tackett from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

 Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

 

Deck the Falls

 

This holiday celebration will warm your heart and help you kick off the holiday season plus

support local businesses by taking  part in "Small Business Saturday".  Events include store

open houses, Deck the Falls parade, holiday music, bake sales...all culminating with the

ceremonial lighting of the community Christmas tree. Be sure to check back for a complete

schedule of events and activities.

 

Deck the Falls Parade is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m.

   
 
  • 30 - Sunday
Enjoy Free Live Music at Cannon River Winery
 

Enjoy free live music featuring Lingua Luna  from 1 - 4 p.m.

 

Cannon River Winery

421 West Mill Street ~ Historic downtown Cannon Falls

Free Live Music:  1 - 4 p.m.

   
   

For more information on any of these events, please contact the Chamber at: 507-263-2289, or email us at: tourism@cannonfalls.org


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