On Friday, August 24, 6pm- 9am Saturday, Aug. 25. MCA will hold it’s 2nd Annual Student Lock-in. All MCA students from the past year from all divisions (music, theatre, dance & visual arts) are invited to attend and bring 1 guest that has not been an MCA student in the last year, if they wish! Participants will enjoy an escape room, a dance party, movies, games, crafts and more.

This eventing of fun and community building is for students aged 10-18 years and students. The fee is only $15 per (the price is the same for MCA students and their guests, reduced fees available for students of parents/guardian who volunteer during a portion of the event). As indicated on the registration form there are 4 options for pick-up times including, 10:30pm, 12:30am, 7:30am, and 9:00am. 


New this year 7-9 year old students are invited to participate in an abbreviated portion of the Lock-in from 6pm-9pm on Friday, August 24th. The cost for this abbreviated time period will be $10 per participant. 
Each student should be registered through the online registration/ permission form below and the registration fee shall be paid by check (made out to “MCA”) or cash at MCA’s front office prior to the event. MCA’s address is: 1164 W. Howard St., Winona, MN 55987. All of the funds raised from this event will go towards the MCA scholarship and MCA on the Go Outreach efforts that help make the arts accessible.


Dinner, snacks, beverages and breakfast will be provided for all participants. MCA and the Friends of MCA are thankful for the following local businesses that are making this event possible include through food and supply donations: