Celebration of The Arts 2019

Every few years the Five Wings Arts Council celebrates the people and artists who make our region such a great place to live and work. Today Five Wings Art Council is excited to announce the recipients of the 2019 Celebration of Excellence in the Arts awards, which can be found in the information below. We also want to invite you to join scores of other arts enthusiasts as we honor their many contributions, recognize the 10th Anniversary of the MN Legacy Amendment, and generally just have a good time with great people at the 2019 Celebration of the Arts!


Wednesday, May 1st at 5:00 P.M.
at Great River Arts
122 1st street s.e.
Little falls, MN 56345



Celebrate the arts making a positive difference in your life and community!
Enjoy delicious food, camaraderie, and entertainment!
Support this year's Arts Award recipients!

The celebration features live music and a "grazing-style" array of delicious appetizers and sweet treats created by Little Falls' premiere restaurant, the A.T. The Black & White. *Cash bar available.

Tickets are $18.00 | Reservations can be made by clicking the link above to purchase tickets or by calling 218-895-5660 or email Vicki atvicki.fwac@arvig.net. Tickets can also be found on the Five Wings Art Council Facebook page. Tickets will also be available at the door.

Celebration of The Arts 2019 Award Recipients

Gilded Feather Master Artist Award:

Delina White | Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, MN Chippewa Tribe, Native Apparel Designer and Beadwork ArtistOutstanding

Community Arts Leaders:

Cass County | Fred Rogers (Walker) and Jennifer & Isaak Anderson (Pine River)
Crow Wing County | Lisa Jordan (Brainerd)
Morrison County | Nancy Ratzlaff (Little Falls) and Kathy Braud (Little Falls)
Todd County | James Ruiz (Long Prairie) and Mary Dye Moen (Staples/Wadena)
Wadena County | Dawn Rossbach (Menahga) Linda Belar (Wadena/Perham)

Outstanding Community Arts Advocate Leader:

Central MN Barn Quilt Ladies | Lisa Kajer & Mary Noska

Outstanding Arts Organization:
St. Francis Music Center in Little Falls

Outstanding Business Support of The Arts:
Lakes Printing

Five Wings Arts Council

Serving Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, and Wadena Counties of Minnesota

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Street Address:
121 4th St. NE
Staples, MN 56479

Use West entrance
located in parking lot behind
1st International Bank & Trust

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 118
Staples, MN 56479