Winter Events In Rochester

How will you be celebrating the new year? There are a ton of fun and exciting events taking place in Rochester for you and your family to take part in. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we enjoy letting our patients know about everything our wonderful community has to offer. Also, don’t for get to schedule an appointment for January to start your new off with a healthier smile!

Community Events

  1. Storytime: ABC & Toy Zone will be hosting a storytime with Peter on Saturday, December 31st at 10:30am. The event takes place the Miracle Mile Shopping Center. For more details, you can call 507-286-8440 or visit
  2. New Year’s Eve at Noon: The Minnesota Children’s Museum of Rochester will be hosting their 4th Annual Noon Year’s Eve party on Saturday, December 31st from 10:30am until 4:30pm. There will be dancing, songs, and a ball drop at noon and 6pm. There will also be an appearance by Clifford the Big Red Dog ™. You should buy tickets as soon as possible as the event frequently sells out.
  3. Christmas Bird Count: ON Sunday, January 1st Whitewater State Park will be hosting a Christmas Bird Count. This is the 21st annual Christmas Bird Count. You can join the fun by signing up via email ([email protected]) or by calling 507-932-3007 (extension 226).
  4. First Day Hike: From 1pm until 2pm on Sunday, January 1st you can take part in Whitewater State Park’s First Day Hike. The event is open to the entire family. In the event of snow, bring your snowshoes or borrow some belonging to the park. For more details, email [email protected] or call 507-932-3007 (extension 226).