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!

Spring Fresh Art Tour – June 7-9, 2019

The Fresh Art Spring Tour is a free self-guided journey to the finest studios and galleries in the Lake Pepin and Chippewa River Valleys. Enjoy the season’s roadside wild flowers and breathtaking views as you travel the famous Great River Road and the backroads of western Wisconsin. Relax and take the slow route – discover pottery, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, photography and paintings. For artist information and printable map, go to freshart.org

Arkansaw Creek Park Days – June 14-15, 2019

Volleyball? Arkansaw Idol? Duck Races? Sounds like a good time that can only be found in Arkansaw, WI.
Friday night: co-ed volleyball tournament and live music
Saturday: volleyball tournament resumes, kids’ homemade boat races, face painting and caricatures, parade, Arkansaw Idol, the duck race, live music.

God Jul – Fire of Stockholm – December 15, 2018

Celebrate the Winter Solstice and see the village lit in wonder! Fire dancers, luminaries, ice candles, torches and bon fires!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
4:30 Luminary Lighting throughout the village
5:00 Fire Tower Lighting at Sandy’s Clothing and Art
5:15 Processional and Carolers starts at Sandy’s Clothing and Art
5:30 Fire Dancers at Humble Moon Folkstead
7:00 WideSpot presents “Going Coastal! 6.2” at WideSpot Performing Arts