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Imagine canoeing down a lazy river on a warm summer day. Then imagine coming to your room complete with private bath and two-person whirlpool tub. Finally, if staying Sunday through Thursday enjoy your room starting at $105 per night including a full home cooked breakfast. That sounds like a pretty nice day. Call 866-388-8145 for details.
This Saturday, June 27th. and starting at 5pm, the annual Rolling River Music Festival will be held outdoors at Red Wing’s Central Park. The headliners for this year’s event is Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes. The Cost is FREE!
Red Wing is the gateway to one of the most beautiful drives is this region. The Great River Road winds along the Mississippi River and through its bluffs. The views are fabulous. Small towns you will pass through include Maiden Rock, Stockholm, Pepin, and Nelson on the Wisconsin side and coming back to Red Wing on the Minnesota side is Wabasha, Reads Landing, and Lake City. Bakeries, artist’s shops, wineries, great restaurants, the National Eagle Center will make this a very memorable day.
With the advent of Spring and Summer, take a trip to Red Wing and experience the Cannon Valley Bike Trail. The trail connects Red Wing to Cannon Falls. It is 19 miles, completely paved, and relatively flat. You will bike through forest, pastures, and along the Cannon River.
One of the great adventures in this area is to drive the Great River Road. Red Wing serves as the starting point. You cross the river into Wisconsin and then follow the Mississippi River to Nelson Wisconsin. Along the way you will see breath taking scenery, pass through numerous quaint villages, enjoy great food, taste wine, and see bald eagles. You cross the river back to Wabasha and can stop to visit the National Eagle Center. It’s a great road trip easily completed in a day.
Stay Friday and Saturday nights, starting at $350, and enjoy an elegant room with private bath, two-person whirlpool, and electric fireplace, a full breakfast both mornings, wine and appetizers both evenings, dinner Friday night at Marie’s Underground, and dinner Saturday night at the Bayside Tap and Steakhouse. Must stay by 3/31/2015.