Wine and Wander – a Stockholm Women’s Event – November 3, 2018

Take a moment to slow down and recharge in the charming village of Stockholm this November. Treat yourself, connect with friends, shop locally handcrafted art and meet the artists.
Progressive wine tastings throughout the village with complimentary pairings at each stop!
Stockholm Pie & General Store, Abode Gallery, Humble Moon Folkstead, The Purple Turtle Artisan Colelctive, Sandy’s Clothing and Art, Hugga Bugga, The Palate.

Sailing on Lake Pepin

A summer vacation to Pepin County would not be complete without adventuring out onto Lake Pepin.  Catch a sunny afternoon breeze or glide through the quiet elegance of a Lake Pepin evening.
Visit WIMNSail on Facebook for more information or call 612-850-3069 to book an excursion!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blues on the Chippewa – August 3-5, 2018

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 3rd-5th, 2018.
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!

2018 Lineup on Bauer Built Main Stage

Friday, August 3rd:
5:00pm – Left Wing Bourbon
7:00pm – Kris Lager Band
8:30pm – Ghost Town Blues Band

Saturday, August 4th:
12:00pm – Avey/Grouws Band
2:00pm – Ryan McGrath Band
3:45pm -Deitra Farr
6:00pm – Katy G & the Girls
8:15pm – Hamilton Loomis

Sunday, August 5th:
11:00am – Whyte-Orfield Band
1:15pm – Javier Matos & the Innocent Sons
3:30pm – Annie Mack Band
5:45pm David Bromberg Quintet

2018 Lineup on Durand Builders Stage

Saturday, August 4th:
1:30/3:00pm – Bridgite Rios Purdy w/ PNP Band
5:15/7:30pm – Dee Miller Band

Sunday, August 5th:
12:30/1:15pm – Gopher Tones
2:45/5:00pm – South Farwell

(all above show times and acts subject to change)

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

2018 Pepin County Town and Country Dairy Breakfast

Support local agriculture at the Four C Dairy LLC Saturday, June 23 from 7-11am.

Join the community for a pancake breakfast on the farm complete with maple syrup, butter, milk, cheese curds and pudding. Breakfast is free will donation. Ice cream cones and deep fried cheese curds will also be available.

There’s lots of fun for everyone! Activities and entertainment include farm tours, milk drinking and ice cream eating contests, face painting, caricatures, and the Moo Mania ventriloquist and comedy show. There will be plenty of door prizes to win and antique tractors and cars on display.

Special thanks to local farmers and businesses for supporting this event.

Four C Dairy LLC
W4034 State Hwy 85
Durand, WI  54736

Information: 715-597-3173

40th Annual Arkansaw Creek Park Days

The Arkansaw Fur Fish & Game Club is hosting the 40th annual Arkansaw Creek Park Days Friday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16 at the Arkansaw Village Park.
Friday night fireworks and live music by Contingency.
Saturday will include a parade and other fun events and wrap up with a charcoal chicken dinner and live music by Lassos & Lace.
Admission is free!

Stockholm Art Fair Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 10 am – 5 pm

For 45 years now artists have been filling the lovely Stockholm Village Park overlooking Lake Pepin on the third Saturday each July. On Saturday, July 21 this year the charming little village of Stockholm will once again host one of the best art fairs around —over 100 artists with exceptional art including paintings, jewelry, clay, glass, sculpture, fiber, wood, leather, photography and more. Food vendors entice you with many locally made and unusual offerings such as wood fired pizza, portabella mushroom sandwiches, locally roasted coffee and a variety of food choices! Talented regional musicians perform onstage throughout the day, and there are activities for children as well. Please join us for a Wisconsin “Happening” a fun day in a small town on the Mississippi!

Find more information at: https://www.stockholmartfair.org/ 

Great River Road Wine Trail

Visit 11 Great Wineries along the Great River Road as part of the June Bloom Wine & Food Event June 2 & 3, 2018 from 10am to 5pm.

The Great River Road Wine Trail is a collection of 11 wineries all located near the Upper Mississippi River in the states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa. The Great River Road is a pair of designated scenic highways located along both sides of the river. Plan to spend an afternoon, a weekend, or why not an entire week visiting the many villages, towns, and small cities located along the Great River. Take your time, enjoy the scenery, and try the over 100 wines made by our 11 wineries. Please drink responsibly. Always have a designated driver.

More information at: https://www.greatriverroadwinetrail.org/

Spring Fresh Art Tour

JOIN US ON THE SPRING FRESH ART TOUR!

June 1-2-3 from 10am to 5pm

Come explore the Great River and the Chippewa River Valley’s woodlands, wildflowers, fields and farmlands which have nourished our souls for generations.  The artists who live and work in the area’s villages and backroads open their doors to share their inspirations, offer their works, and enchant you with some of the best views that spring has to offer on this relaxing self-guided tour of Western Wisconsin.  Enjoy the journey! 

The tour is self-guided. Watch for the FRESH ART logo signs or check this map before leaving https://arcg.is/0n5uT5.

More information at https://www.freshart.org/