Blues on the Chippewa – August 2-4, 2019

Each year, during the first weekend of August, Durand, Wisconsin’s Memorial Park hosts the Annual Blues on the Chippewa. The 2018 event features two stages with performers August 2-4, 2019.
FREE ADMISSION – However, please feel free to contribute a free will donation of cash or non-perishable food will be appreciated for the Pepin County Food Pantry and other local charities!

2019 Lineup on Bauer Built Main Stage

Friday, August 2nd:
5:00pm – Dee Miller Band featuring Craig Clark
6:15pm – The Jimmys
8:30pm – CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion

Saturday, August 3rd:
12:00pm – Black Cay Zydeco
1:45pm – Funk N’ Roll
4:00pm – Gary Cain
6:15pm – LaMont Cranston
8:30pm – Walter Wolfman Washington & The Roadmasters

Sunday, August 4th:
12:00pm – Jontavious Willis
2:15pm – South Farwell
5:15pm – Anthony Gomes

2018 Lineup on Durand Builders Stage

Saturday, August 3rd:
1:00pm – Jambalaya
3:15pm – Catya & Foytick
5:30pm – Kid Stuff Scholarship Recipient
7:45pm – Brian Naughton

Sunday, August 4th:
1:30pm – Ross William Perry
3:45pm – Hooten Hallers

Saturday Night Around Town

Rooster Tail – Brian Naughton Band
Bohdi’s – Stefan Geissinger Band
Cell Block – Harrison Street Band
Corral – Dwight Carrier & Black Cat Zydeco

(all above show times and acts subject to change)

For more important festival info please visit our website: www.bluesonthechippewa.com

Music in the Park – August 28, 2019 6pm-9pm

Enjoy the music of The Whitesidewalls Rock-N-Roll Revue at Durand Memorial Park! If you like rock and roll, doo-wp[ and rockabilly then you owe it to yourself to check out the show, and be sure to bring your best dancing shoes! Visitors are encouraged to bring a blanket or their own chairs. The park has well-maintained restroom facilities.
No dogs allowed in the park per City ordinance.

Fresh Art Fall Tour – Oct 4-6, 2019, 10am-5pm

Join us for the 21st annual FRESH ART TOUR – explore scenic backroads enjoy the area’ glorious autumn views on a self-guided tour of our home studios & galleries.

Throughout the picturesque villages and countryside of Pepin and Pierce counties, the artists who call this area home welcome you. Come hear their stories and take home a bit of their inspiration.

Grab a snack, pick up a brochure & tour map at any one of the 18 sites, and watch for Fresh Art Tour logo signs along the way. We’ll SEE YOU ON THE TOUR!

  • 1 hr. from Rochester, MN

  • 1.5 hr. from the Twin Cities

  • 1 hr. from Eau Claire, WI

Stockholm Art Fair – July 20, 2019

Announcing the 46th Annual Stockholm Art Fair Poster! This year on July 20th, step into Stockholm’s Village Park and fall madly in love with 105 of the regions most talented artists. Let the swooning continue over locally sourced food and drink, four musical acts, open-all-day village galleries and cafes, and the annual commemorative poster designed by Jan Eckhart and illustrated by local plein air painter, Matt Anderson.
Summer’s magic is around the corner…. we’ll see you soon!

23rd Annual Youth Fishing Contest – July 23-26, 2019

Grab your fishing poles and join us for the 23rd Annual Durand Area Youth Fishing Contest. The contest is FREE for kids ages 5 – 18 years old. The contest begins at daybreak on Tuesday, July 23rd and is open through Friday, July 26th at 9:00 PM.
Anglers and their friends/families are invited to celebrate on Saturday with a FREE picnic at the park with the awards presentation to follow.
Registration forms (& official rules) are available at City Hall, Ryan’s Sport Shop and Bodie’s. All participants must register by no later than 6:00 PM on Friday, July 19th.
We hope to see you on the water!