Vinyl Nights Weekly on Thursday’s

Aug 16th wine special: Any two bottles of wine for 2.00 off
Aug 9th wine special: Bottle of Apple Cranberry 10.00
Aug 2nd wine special: Two for one wine glass
July26th wine special: Bottle of Port 15.00

Come share stories though the decades of music, bring your favorite record or listen to ours and relax in our beautiful gallery setting.

There will be weekly wine specials…

Wine Coolers – July 4th, 2018

Stop in during the Nitty Gritty Antique show to cool off with a wine cooler. Enjoy the art gallery, pick up a bottle of wine or enjoy a refreshing wine cooler in our beautiful gallery.

Vinyl Nights and Wine specials weekly on Thursday

July 26th wine special: Bottle of Port 15.00
July 19th wine special: Bottle of Apple Cranberry 10.00
July 12th wine special: Bring a record for listening/sharing and receive 2.00 off bottles of wine
July 5th wine special: Wine Coolers 4.00 (made with Cedar Ridge Wine)
June 28th wine special: 2.00 off any bottle of wine
June 21st wine special: Bottle of Cedar Ridges ‘Demi Sec’, 10.00 and 2 for 1 wine glasses
June 14th wine special: Bottle of Cedar Ridges ‘Lovines Red’, 10.00

Spring Collection

Honored to be selected recently by the judges choice in the DKW Gallery exhibit as first place! (Artwork by Denise Murphy)

Spring 2 Alcohol Inks Painting

Smithsonian’s “Hometown Teams”

Smithsonian’s “Hometown Teams” – stop in to Mount Vernon Creates to view photography by Robert Murphy. This work represents top athletes in the field of Ironman events.

This serires will be displayed throughout April in honor of the Smithosnian exhibit in Mount Vernon, IA.

Sneak Peak of this outstanding series…

Photography by Robert Murphy

Mount Vernon High School Senior ART Exhibition

Mount Vernon Creates and the Mount Vernon Area Arts Council are proud to co-sponsor and display work by the seniors from Mount Vernon High School 2018. The exhibition will remain up through April.

Please join us from 5 – 7 pm for an opening reception featuring the artists on April 5th 2018.

Refreshments to be served.

This show was coordinated by our J-Term student intern, Barbara Lynch.

Mississippi String Band CD Release Party March 31, 2018

Come to our Gallery Concert, Full Moon cd release party. Saturday March 31st 7-10. Wine, treats, suggested donation $15 at the door. New cd “Two Bucks in the Tank” and new MSB T-shirts available, discounted for the party.

Cedar Ridge wines for sale at the gallery by the bottle or glass.

Mississippi String Band

Lilywren – Celtic Music, Dec 16th, 3:30 – 6:00 pm

‘Lilywren’ will be playing at Mount Vernon Creates. Members: Karen Pierce on hammer dulcimer, Bill Hart on bodran and fiddle, Arianne Waseen on fiddle, Abram Doval on fiddle, banjo, Irish flute and pennywhistle and Patty Ankrum on guitar and bodran. Session tunes from the Celtic nations

Cedar Ridge Wines available for Purchase.

Free Music event.


Mount Vernon Creates
Art Gallery, Wine Shop and Events
121 1st St NW Mount Vernon IA 52314