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Finally Fridays: Amanda Grace Live

Blooming Grounds Coffee House Fri, Oct 3, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Saint Mary’s University Family Weekend

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Fri, Oct 3, 2014 - Sun, Oct 5, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Steinbeck Festival

Winona State University

Winona State University will kick off the Steinbeck Festival, in honor of the 75th anniversary of John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath. The Steinbeck Festival will include film screenings, lectures and concerts that focus on the historical, cultural and environmental legacy of Steinbeck’s 1939 novel.

Fri, Oct 3, 2014 - Fri, Oct 10, 2014 Learn more Go to map
Farmers Market

Winona Farmers’ Market

Winona Farmers' Market Sat, Oct 4, 2014 Learn more Go to map
From Clay to Bronze

From Clay to Bronze Demo

National Eagle Center

Educator and sculptor Dan Massopust takes you from start to finish in creating life-like wildlife art. Friday and Saturday at 10:30am & 2:30pm 

Sat, Oct 4, 2014 - Sun, Oct 5, 2014 Learn more Go to map

The Minnesota Renewable Energy Tour

This tour is sponsored by the non-profit Minnesota Renewable Energy Society (MRES) is free, open to the public, and self-guided.  5 sites in Winona are participating.

Sat, Oct 4, 2014 Learn more
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Apple Day

Polish Cultural Institute and Museum Sun, Oct 5, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Fall Photo Safari and Digital Camera Tutorial

Briggs Farm

Commercial photographer Jim Bambenek will lead a Fall Photo Safari.  Naturalist Julie McCormick will also be on hand to help budding nature photographers identify cool plants, birds, and animals that are out and about in the bluffs this time of year.

Sun, Oct 5, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Music on the Patio with Time Fast

Elmaro Vineyard Sun, Oct 5, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Page Series: Theatreworks USA: Curious George

A lot of monkeying around in this delightful new musical, the inquisitive, lovable little monkey Curious George, star of books, movies and the award-winning PBS television show.

Tue, Oct 7, 2014 Learn more
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Poet Laureate Series: Freya Manfred

The Book Shelf

The Laureate Reading Series will feature poet and memoirist Freya Manfred.

Tue, Oct 7, 2014 Learn more Go to map

‘The Bootleg Blues’

Historic Masonic Theatre

A production of the Theatre du Mississippi. Friday and Saturday’s  performance is at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s performance is at 2:00 p.m.

Fri, Oct 10, 2014 - Sun, Oct 12, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Voices from the Past Cemetery Walk

Woodlawn Cemetery Sat, Oct 11, 2014 - Sun, Oct 12, 2014 Learn more Go to map

“Your Home: Re-Styled,Re-Purposed, ReVived”

National Guard Armory Sat, Oct 11, 2014 Learn more Go to map
Farmers Market

Winona Farmers’ Market

Winona Farmers' Market Sat, Oct 11, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Live at the Levee

Levee Park

This is a whole day of music, food and entertainment on the Mississippi River and it’s free!

Sat, Oct 11, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Meet a Peregrine falcon

National Eagle Center

Learn about the world’s fastest animal and their remarkable recovery in this meet and greet with Jackie Fallon of the Midwest Peregrine Society.  Friday and Saturday, 10am-3pm 

Sat, Oct 11, 2014 - Sun, Oct 12, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Music on the Patio with Don D. Harvey

Elmaro Vineyard Sat, Oct 11, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Tea and Tour

Kinstone

Guided tours of the spectacular Kinstone campus with its megalithic stone circle, classic 7-circuit labyrinth, thatched cordwood chapel, straw-clay cabin, and  its many permaculture projects in process. Tea (beverage and dessert) will be served immediately after the tour.

Sun, Oct 12, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Fall Harvest Festival

Briggs Farm

The festival will include pumpkin carving, hay rides, live music, kids’ lawn games, apple cider pressing, wood-fired pizza, and several naturalist programs.

Sun, Oct 12, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Big Muddy River Rendezvous

Tue, Oct 14, 2014 - Sun, Oct 19, 2014 Learn more
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Downtown Art Project

This event takes place the 2nd Tuesday of each month at various locations in downtown Winona.

Tue, Oct 14, 2014 Learn more

“Assassins”

Winona State University Arts, Theatre and Dance

A musical revue by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman that brings together a fraternity of presidential assassins and would-be assassins in American history.

Wed, Oct 15, 2014 - Sat, Oct 18, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Petting Zoo

National Eagle Center

Meet a variety of miniature and small breed farm animals! Animals may include miniature ponies, miniature donkeys, sheep, goats, miniature pot-belly pigs, alpacas, bunnies, ducks, and chickens. Friday and Saturday, 10am-4pm

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 - Sat, Oct 18, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Minnesota Owls Program

National Eagle Center

Meet a live eastern screech owl and learn about Minnesota’s nocturnal birds of prey with a Quarry Hill naturalist.

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 Learn more Go to map
Nature Adventures

Nature Adventures, LIVE!

National Eagle Center

Meet live reptiles in fun-filled programs with Nature Adventures hosts Todd and Terri. Friday at 2pm and Saturday at 12pm & 2pm

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 - Sat, Oct 18, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Main Street Progressive Dinner

A three course dinner located at three downtown venues including a special sneak peek at the Fastenal Museum.

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 Learn more

Live Music: Apollo Cobra

Ed's No-Name Bar Fri, Oct 17, 2014 Learn more Go to map
Farmers Market

Winona Farmers’ Market

Winona Farmers' Market Sat, Oct 18, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Live Music: Manfort

Ed's No-Name Bar Sat, Oct 18, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Hawk Watch

Briggs Farm

Naturalist Julie McCormick will lead a hawk and raptor watch. The watch will take place on the farmhouse patio, where pizza will be served. Julie will also talk about other area birds and fall migration.

Sun, Oct 19, 2014 Learn more Go to map

An Apple Affair

Enjoy a catered meal, homemade apple desserts, and silent auction at the Winona Friendship Center.

Wed, Oct 22, 2014 Learn more
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Page Series: The Creole Choir of Cuba

Performance Center at Saint Mary's University

This vibrant 10-piece group — five men and five women who dance when they sing — are a cornucopia of remarkable voices.

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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A Page in History: Creole Choir

Winona County History Center

The Creole Choir will perform a few songs and will then take questions from the audience on the music, history, art and culture of Cuba and Haiti. Free and open to the public.

Thu, Oct 23, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Winona State University Homecoming

Winona State University Fri, Oct 24, 2014 - Sun, Oct 26, 2014 Learn more Go to map
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Ansel Adams: A Son’s Perspective

Winona State University

Dr. Michael Adams will detail Ansel’s life as a child, his love of piano, his climb to Half Dome in Yosemite and the story behind the famous image, Moonrise, Hernandez. Winona

Fri, Oct 24, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Finally Fridays: Live Music with Amanda Grace

Blooming Grounds Coffee House Fri, Oct 24, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Finally Fridays with Amanda Grace

Blooming Grounds Coffee House Fri, Oct 24, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Winona Film Society: “For a Woman”

Winona Arts Center

After her mother’s death, Anne goes searching for a mysterious uncle that everyone seems intent on forgetting. What she discovers intertwines her destiny with her father’s path. In French, with English subtitles

Fri, Oct 24, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Warrior Waddle

Lake Park Sat, Oct 25, 2014 Learn more Go to map
Farmers Market

Winona Farmers’ Market

Winona Farmers' Market Sat, Oct 25, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Trick or Treat Tour

Winona National Bank

Enjoy Halloween and do trick-or-treating in costume. Volunteers, who will be dressed up at themed stations, will staff the event. When children arrive, they will receive a map to guide them through the Maze of Halloween Hallways. Along the way, they can pick-up treats and treasures. There will be a Halloween-themed “photo opp” station where adults can use their own cameras to take photos of their children. The event is free and open to the public!

Sat, Oct 25, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Live Dixieland Jazz: Gate City Jazz Band

Jefferson Pub & Grill Sun, Oct 26, 2014 Learn more Go to map

Halloween Garb Afternoon

Castlerock Museum

This is a make your own medieval costumes workshop.

Sun, Oct 26, 2014 Learn more Go to map

“Farming the Ridge: Yesterday and Today”

Winona County History Center

This performance is based on interviews conducted by poet Ken McCullough with farmers and their families who live and work on the Garvin Heights Ridge. Free and open to the public.

Tue, Oct 28, 2014 Learn more Go to map

River History Tour Featuring Winona Bridge Project

Terry Ward, Project Manager for the Winona Bridge construction project will be a guest presenter. The tour will begin at 4:30 pm from the Levee Park Pier and will return to the dock at 6:00 pm. You can purchase tickets from the Winona County Historical Society by calling 507-454-2723.

Wed, Oct 29, 2014 Learn more

Author Visit: Nick Nichols

Winona Public Library

Nichols, originally from Winona, will talk about zombies, zombie apocalypses, and, of course, his book Rednecks of the Dead.

Thu, Oct 30, 2014 Learn more Go to map

New Play MonDay

Historic Masonic Theatre Mon, Jan 26, 2015 Learn more Go to map

‘A Standing Ground’

Historic Masonic Theatre

Production of Theatre du Mississippi and Winona State University Sustainability Committee.

Sat, Jan 31, 2015 Learn more Go to map

New Play MonDay

Historic Masonic Theatre Mon, Mar 30, 2015 Learn more Go to map

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