Here are this weekend’s events with links:
Friday, June 19th
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Create your own mosaic art during Mosaic Madness at Shake Rag Alley.
8:30 pm – 11:00 pm Live music by Dave Hopper and John Duggleby at the Gray Dog Deli
Saturday, June 20th
8:30 am – 11:00 am Mineral Point Farmers Market under the Water Tower
9:00 am – 4:30 pm Mosaic Madness continues at Shake Rag Alley
7:00 p.m. Movie Revenge of the Mekons at the Mineral Point Opera House. This film tells the story of the band “The Mekons.” The band will also perform live afterwards.
Sunday, June 21st
9:00 am – 4:30 pm Final Day of Mosaic Madness at Shake Rag Alley. Note: If you are not participating in Mosaic Madness you can still go down to Shake Rag to see what the students are creating.
Ongoing Activities Throughout this Weekend and Beyond
Tour the 1868 Gundry House at Orchard Lawn, Friday through Sunday 1-5 pm
Tour the Mineral Point Railroad Museum in Wisconsin’s oldest surviving railroad depot. Thursday-Saturday 10-4, Sunday noon-4
Tour Pendarvis – one of only a dozen designated Wisconsin Historical Sites in the State
Daily 10-5 pm
Take a class at Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts. If classes are already full, tour the grounds and see what’s happening there.
Enjoy your visit to Mineral Point!
“one of the ten most beautiful towns in Wisconsin” – The Culture Trip
“where art and history really are the point“ – The Chicago Tribune
“one of America’s coolest small towns“ – Budget Travel
“charming” . . . “pathologically friendly“ – The New York Times
“one of the 10 most British towns in America – the BBC
“one of 5 Midwestern small towns to visit now“ – Fodor’s
Click here to explore the unique and historic lodging options for Mineral Point visitors.
– Contributed by Richie Haase, and Josh Berg