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

God Jul – A Swedish Christmas – December 1, 2018

A celebration filled with tradition!
Visit with our very own Jultomte & Mini Tomte!
Photo Ops, Gifts & Holiday Treats!
ONE of THREE weekends filled with Festivities and Extraordinary Shopping in Stockholm!

Keep your eyes peeled for the “Jultomte,” a gnome-like creature who generally makes an appearance around Christmastime, riding a horse-drawn wagon through the village. (Weather permitting) Santa Lucia and our mini-Tomte will be in the village for photo opportunities and visiting.

Gifts, hot drinks and holiday food throughout the day!

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.

Flyway Film Festival Oct 19-21st

The Eleventh Annual Flyway Film Festival will take place October 19-21, 2018 in Pepin, Stockholm, and Alma, Wisconsin. Flyway Film Festival’s mission is to bring the best in independent film to the Lake Pepin area of Wisconsin and Minnesota for the purposes of cultural enrichment, community-building, arts education, and to inspire the next generation of filmmakers. The festival venues are on the shores of Lake Pepin, a part of the Mississippi that widens to a 40-square-mile “lake” sixty miles downstream from the Twin Cities. The area is known for its scenic river bluffs as well as for its vibrant arts scene, gourmet dining, and sailing.

Full festival passes for unlimited screenings and parties are available now through October 1st for $120. Six-ticket “binge passes” are $65. Tickets for individual films ($12, or $8 with a student discount) will be available on October 3rd, as well as tickets for the opening night party.

For film schedules and tickets, visit: https://www.flywayfilmfestival.org/

Fresh Art Fall Tour Oct 5-7th

Join us for the 20th annual Fresh Art Fall Tour with 17 studios and galleries throughout the picturesque Pepin and Pierce counties. As you travel the winding roads, a backdrop of autumn hues lights up the hillsides and bluffs, creating a work of art all their own.

The tour is self-guided and runs from 10am-5pm each day. Keep an eye open for the Fresh Art logo signs along the way. See you on the tour!

For more information, visit www.freshart.org/

Dog Days of Stockholm

You whole family, including those with fur, is welcome September 22, 2018, 10am-4pm in Stockholm Village Park!
Dog Days of Stockholm is about community affecting positive change – for both humans and animals. People who meet shelter and rescue dogs in a relaxed and joyful atmosphere are more inclined to adopt, and that’s the goal of Dog Days: to help place adoptable dogs into good and loving homes.
Note: Dogs must be leashed and under owner control at all times. Attendees who plan to bring their canine companions must sign a Waver of Liability and Release, found at http://dogdaysofstockholm.org/

100 Mile Garage Sale

Lake Pepin historic river towns and two states clean out their attics, garages and basements to create the most spectacular garage sale around! Bargain hunters can start anywhere along the river road – Minnesota or Wisconsin – rain or shine. Mississippi Valley Partners sponsors the 100-mile Garage Sale that spans all towns along Lake Pepin. Find participating sales from Hastings, MN south on Hwy. 61 to Winona, MN, across the river to Fountain City, WI and North on Hwy 35 to Prescott, WI you’ll find deals, steals and fun. The 100 mile garage sale runs May 3 through May 6, 2018

More information and site registration available at www.100milegaragesale.org