Special Events

New Year's Eve Celebration

Special added extras for Dec. 31 ticket holders

Anyone holding a ticket for a New Year’s Eve show time of Bruce Munro: Winter Light at the Arboretum will be treated to several extras courtesy of the Arboretum!

The celebration takes place from 5-9 p.m. Dec. 31.

  • Family-Friendly Scavenger Hunt: Bring a completed scavenger guide to the Arboretum Cafe and receive a prize
  • Party Hat
  • Free Hot Cocoa
  • Games in the Snyder Building Tea Room
  • Family movie in the Snyder Building Auditorium

In addition, libations, small bites and S’mores will be available for purchase.

Beer & Wine Tastings

A special added extra on Firdays and Saturdays in January

Add to an already fun evening with craft beers and wines from local breweries and wineries. Ticket holders for the following dates will be treated to tastes from 5-8:30 p.m.!

Friday, Jan. 6 – Next Chapter Winery, New Prague MN  www.nextchapterwinery.com

Saturday, Jan. 7 – Sociable Cider Werks, Minneapolis, MN www.sociablecider.com

Friday, Jan. 13 – Waconia Brewery, Waconia, MN www.waconiabrewing.com

Saturday, Jan. 14 – Parley Lake Winery,  Waconia, MN www.parleylakewinery.com

Friday, Jan. 20 – Enki Brewing Company, Victoria, MN www.enkibrewing.com

Saturday, Jan. 21 – Schram Vineyards, Winery & Brewery, Waconia, MN www.schramvineyards.com

Friday, Jan. 27 – Schell’s Brewing Company, New Ulm, MN www.schellsbrewery.com

Saturday, Jan. 28 – Sovereign Estate Winery, Waconia, MN www.sovereignestatewine.com