Roaring 20’s – A Musical Medley

It took a year, but it feels like we can finally celebrate the return of the Roaring 20’s! After a 17 month hiatus, the Mabel is ready to welcome you back to performances in the theater, and jiminy cricket do we have a hotsy-totsy showstopper for you! Join us as some of the bee’s knees […]

Pizza Night at the Barn

The Barn at Copper Creek and Fire Truck Pizza are excited to team up for Pizza Night at the Barn! Come check out the beautifully restored barn and enjoy a taste of local history with woodfire pizza baked in the back of Menomonie Fire Department’s retired engine number 7. Sit at one of our barnwood […]

Ladies Night Out – Downtown Menomonie

Celebrate spring with a fun evening out with your friends! Visit downtown Menomonie on Thursday, July 22nd for the popular event: Ladies Night Out. The theme is “Paint the Town,” as muralists will be downtown painting multiple signs. Whether you are interested in boutiques, locally made artisan items, antiques, an independent book seller, games, visiting […]

Old Fashioned Fourth

Join us Saturday, July 3 (yes, the third) for an “Old Fashioned Fourth” — a celebration commemorating the 245th observance of the United States’ Independence Day. The Rassbach Museum will be open to the public for free (donations gladly accepted) from 11 am to 5 p.m. Then beat the heat with a free indoor screening […]

Tour our Museum at Downsville Community Museum

We are open to the public each Saturday from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm until September 4, 2021. Or by appointment. Be sure to check out our new exhibits, Milk bottle display, Camera display, and a replica of a logging town (work in progress) in our new shed. https://www.facebook.com/events/318776516424847 Downsville Community Museum    

Charcuterie 101 at Zymurgy Brewing!

Join us to create your own fancy meat and cheese board! Local cheese and meat selections as well as all the accompaniments and garnishes needed to make a beautiful charcuterie platter Tons of tips and tricks to make a balanced charcuterie spread History of local cheesemakers A slate or wooden cheese board for each participant […]

Christmas Caroling Saturday

The Menomonie Singers will be on the front steps of the Mabel Tainter on Saturday, December 12th from 1-2 pm highlighting some of your favorite holiday carols. Come out and join us for a celebration of the holiday – see you then!   https://www.facebook.com/TheMabelTainter/ http://www.mabeltainter.org/ https://www.themenomoniesingers.org/

Happy Days and Hard Times: Christmas

Dunn County Historical Society Executive Director Melissa Kneeland will present about holiday celebrations of the 1920s and 30s here in the United States. Topics will range from traditions that began in that era, to the effects that the Great Depression and Prohibition had on the holiday season. Click on the link at 1:55 p.m. — […]

Edible History – Victorian Holidays

The Dunn County Historical Society and the Menomonie Market Food Co-op present this make-along zoom class on holiday decorations from the Victorian Era all made with food. You’ll make three classic decorations and hear the history of how and why they became popular. You’ll make three classic decorations and hear the history of how and […]

Rodney Crowell at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

With more than 40 years of American roots music under his belt, Texas native RODNEY CROWELL is a two-time Grammy Award winner with five Number One hits of his own and a legacy of songwriting excellence which has made him an icon among giants. With strong roots in country music, Crowell has written chart-topping hits […]