City of Red Wing

Ikata Student Exchange Visit - August 2012

Tuesday, July 24 2012 12:00 AM

The Sister Cities Commission and Friends of Sister Cities will be hosting the 2012 Ikata Student Exchange Delegation from August 3-12. Students and chaperones will be staying with host families and engaging in activities to learn more about Red Wing and our local region. Events include the following: 

  • Student participation in the River City Days Parade
  • Tree planting ceremony and dinner of welcome at the Colvill Park Courtyard
  • Visits to the Science Museum of Minnesota and Hobgoblin Music
  • Farewell dinner at the Featherstone Farm

Special thanks to our host families and our partners in Ikata, Japan for making this special visit possible. If you have questions on the Ikata Student Exchange Delegation visit please contact Ryan West at (651) 388-6028 or email at