Meetings

Our meetings are monthly, held an evening in the first week of the month. To attend or to find out more, please send an email to the contact address at the right.

Contact Info

Our email address is: info@
watertownmnfac.org, or
send an email.

Related Links

Links to related Arts Organizations and Venues:

Arts Consortium of Carver County
Watertown-Mayer Performing Arts Center
River City Theatre Company

City of Watertown
Watertown Chamber of Commerce
Watertown Area Historical Society

Recent Events

Lake Wobegon Brass Band

Featuring a 30-member British-style brass band comprised of educators and professional musicians, playing favorites using standard brass band instrumentation. Presented at the Watertown-Mayer Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 3, 2018.

Crow River Radio Hour

Back by popular demand. This “celebration of small towns” is a fictional radio play which includes Americana musical numbers performed by local musicians, humorous commercials for local businesses, and fictional small town news. Performed on Saturday, January 20, 2018.

Alive & Kickin

Featuring spirited, charismatic seniors spreading their musical message to multi-generatioinal audiences in contemporary genres of music ranging from rock & roll to pop, gospel and Motown. Presented at Trinity Lutheran Church on December 3, 2017.

Piano Extravaganza

Featuring local youth and adult talent on the piano, including a surprise mystery guest. Presented at Peace Lutheran Church on Sunday, Sept. 24.

Women of Song

Women of Song—a community choir of 40 women from the Twin Cities—presented a Spring Concert entitled “Earth Songs” at Trinity Lutheran Church, Watertown, on Sunday, April 23. The choirs sang an eclectic program of sacred and secular choral music celebrating the Earth and nature.

McInnis’ Kitchen and Watertown Choirs

In a collaborative partnership with Watertown-Mayer schools, a joint concert was performed on February 27, 2017 at the Watertown-Mayer Performing Arts Center. McInnis' Kitchen has become synonymous with the energy and spirited fun founded on the traditional music of Newfoundland, Ireland, Scotland, and the Canadian Maritimes.

The Kingery Family

The Kingery Family performed in Watertown, singing their lineup of gospel bluegrass music, often incorporating fiddle, patriotic, Americana and a capella. All proceeds went to support Freedom Farm Therapeutic Riding Center. Performed on August 23, 2016.

Crow River Radio Hour

This “celebration of small towns” is a fictional radio play which includes Americana musical numbers performed by local musicians, humorous commercials for local businesses, and fictional small town news. Performed on Saturday, January 9, 2016.

Land O Lake Boys Choir

This 32 voice all-boys Concert Choir tours each June throughout the United States and around the world. They also perform throughout the year in Minnesota and neighboring states. Concert was on Saturday, November 21, 2015.

Paint & Pub

Two sessions were held in August and November 2015 by artist Emily Victory, who guided participants (no experience was necessary) step-by-step in creating their own masterpieces. The sessions were held at Geneo's pizza where wine and food was available while particants painted. Sponsored by WAFAC.

The Church Basement Ladies—The Last Potluck Supper

The Church Basement Ladies in the final installment of the series! It’s 1979 and the day of the church's Centennial Celebration.  The church ladies reminisced about their lives through a series of fun-filled flashbacks and musical numbers as they sang and danced their way through the ages! On Monday, May 11, 2015.

The Watertown Area Fine Arts Council

2018 Schedule

Saturday, May 19DaVinci's Wing Rock 'n Roll. Celebrate the Life & Art of Patrick McDonald at the ribbon cutting ceremony for his outdoor public sculpture entitled “DaVinci's Wing”, located just southwest of the Watertown Post Office. The ceremony begins at 6:45 pm and will be followed with music and food in the Watertown City Hall Parking Lot. Music by Slip Twister, featuring Paul Diethelm of Watertown, playing from 7:00-10:00 pm. Also available: Beer Tent (sponsored by Watertown Lions) and Burgers & Brats (sponsored by Marketplace Foods). Admission: $10 donation at the gate (benefits Watertown Area Fine Arts Council). See the PDF flier here.

PAC Calendar of Events

The Watertown-Mayer Performing Arts Center Calendar, listing plays, concerts, and musicals, is available at the PAC Events Information page. For tickets, call 952.955.0617. The Performing Arts Center is located at 1001 Highway 25 NW, in Watertown, MN.

Slide Gallery of Activities

A few of the Artists, Exhibits, and Musicians participating in the Arts in the Park event on September 7, 2013, followed by photos from the Nachito Herrera and Friends concert on October 26, 2013.