Rochester Thaw Music Festival Venues

Check out this year’s venues. All within walking distance in downtown Rochester, MN.

Chateau Theatre Rochester MN

Historic Chateau Theatre


In 1927, the Chateau Theatre was built to present plays, concerts, operas, movies, and more. Now under the direction of Threshold Arts, the Chateau welcomes the community and its visitors to gather and experience culture, entertainment, and events in the heart of downtown Rochester.

15 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902

Art Heads Emporium - Rochester Thaw Venue

Art Heads Emporium

Art Heads offers a variety of classes, workshops, and camps for all ages. They host private parties and events and offer discounts for large groups! In the Emporium you will find crystals, rocks, local art, jewelry, vintage goodies and more!

317 S Broadway, Rochester, MN

Bleu Duck Kitchen

Bleu Duck Kitchen – Event Room

Bleu Duck Kitchen is a locally owned restaurant in Rochester, MN. They are a full-service restaurant and event space which also holds special cooking classes and holiday meals. Performances will be held in the event room accessible via the back door entrance.

14 Fourth Street SW Rochester, MN

Cafe Steam - The Rochester Thaw

Café Steam – Original Downtown Location

Café Steam is a locally-owned, independent coffee shop located a few minutes’ walk from Mayo Clinic in downtown Rochester, Minnesota. They opened January 13, 2015, with the vision to create a café that catered to the Rochester community and that could host meetings of students, business groups, and friends… They also wanted to have a place for local artists and musicians to showcase their creative talents. This stage will be free and open to the public.

315 South Broadway, Rochester, MN 55904

LC's Venue - Rochester Thaw Festival Venue

LC’s Venue

LC’s Venue was created by two native Rochester experienced business enthusiast families. By joining together, LC’s has created a warm and inviting event venue for the community. From coordinating and planning, to working with you on your event, both Leah and Cassie will provide a seamless execution on your event.

316 Broadway Ave S, Rochester, MN

Treedome, Rochester MN


Rooted in DIY culture, Treedome has been recognized as a music and arts supporter through work with arts organizations, music festivals, musicians, and promotors throughout the region. The shop brings together traditional skate and street culture with the local music scene, and bespoke pieces.

309 Broadway Ave S, Rochester, MN 55904

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$55 Adv / $65 Day of Show

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