MINNESOTA’S ART REGIONS

Quick Links to City and County Studies:

St. PaulChisago CountyCook CountyDuluthFergus FallsGrand Rapids, Maple Grove and NW Suburbs, Mille Lacs CountyNorthfieldPine CityRed WingSt. CloudSt. Louis ParkVirginiaWhite Bear Center for the ArtsWinona, Minneapolis

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Click the following links to look at the economic impact of the arts and culture in each of these eleven regions.


NORTHWEST REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, Roseau
Key Cities: Crookston, East Grand Forks, Thief River Falls, Roseau, Hallock, Ada


REGION 2 ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Beltrami, Hubbard, Clearwater, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen
Key Cities: Bemidji, Baudette, Park Rapids, Mahnomen, Bagley


ARROWHEAD REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, St. Louis
Key Cities: Duluth, Grand Marais, Ely, International Falls, Virginia, Hibbing, Grand Rapids, Cloquet, Moose Lake

City/County Studies Released in Region 3: Cook County, Duluth, Grand Rapids & Virginia


LAKE REGION ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, Wilkin
Key Cities: Detriot Lakes, Morris, Alexandria, Fergus Falls, Moorhead

City Study Released in Region 4: Fergus Falls


FIVE WINGS ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena
Key Cities: Brainerd, Little Falls, Wadena, Long Prairie, Walker


SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Big Stone, Chippewa, Cottonwood, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, McLeod, Meeker, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville, Rock, Swift, Yellow Medicine
Key Cities: Willmar, Worthington, Marshall, Ortonville, Hutchinson, Litchfield, Windom


EAST CENTRAL REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Pine
Key Cities: Cambridge, Princeton, Onamia, Mora, Pine City, Sandstone, North Branch, Taylors Falls

City/County Studies Released in Region 7E: Pine CityChisago & Mille Lacs Counties


CENTRAL MINNESOTA ARTS BOARD

Counties: Benton, Sherburne, Stearns, Wright
Key Cities: St. Cloud, Foley, Elk River, Buffalo, Sauk Centre, Monticello

City Study Released in Region 7W: St. Cloud


PRAIRIE LAKES REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Blue Earth, Brown, Faribault, LeSueur, Martin, Nicollet, Sibley, Waseca, Watonwan
Key Cities: Mankato, New Ulm, North Mankato, St. Peter, Waseca, Fairmont


SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Rice, Steele, Wabasha, Winona
Key Cities: Rochester, Austin, Owatonna, Albert Lea, Winona, Red Wing, Northfield, Faribault, Lanesboro

City Studies Released in Region 10: Northfield, Red Wing, Winona


METROPOLITAN REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

Counties: Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, Washington
Key Cities: Minneapolis, St. Paul, Anoka, Bloomington, Chaska, Lakeville, Stillwater

Studies Released in Region 11: St. Louis Park, St. Paul, Maple Grove & NW Suburbs, White Bear Center for the Arts, Minneapolis