Lake Pepin Area Calendar of Events

Aug
1
Mon
150 Years of Marine Art @ Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Aug 1 – Nov 3 all-day
150 Years of Marine Art @ Minnesota Marine Art Museum | Winona | Minnesota | United States

The Minnesota Marine Art Museum is home to one of the most historically significant and unique collections of marine art in the Midwest. Much of the strength of the Museum’s collections lie in European and American works from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Experience selections of 150 years of artwork inspired by the marine environment, and our human relationship with water. Historic artists featured include Winslow Homer, James E. Buttersworth, Alfred Bricher, Abraham Hulk, Hermanus Koekkoek, John Whorf and paintings by contemporary artists Randolph Parker, Keith Reynolds and others.

Maiden Rock Mural Contest Results @ Public locations throughout the village of Maiden Rock
Aug 1 – Oct 23 all-day
Maiden Rock Mural Contest Results @ Public locations throughout the village of Maiden Rock | Maiden Rock | Wisconsin | United States

Visit Maiden Rock to view the 4 temporary murals installed at public locations throughout the village. Rack cards describing the locations are available at business kiosks.

Sep
9
Fri
5 Seasonal Boutiques @ 5 Seasonal Boutique
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – Oct 16 @ 5:00 pm

5 Seasonal Boutiques are open from September 9th thru October 16 from 9am to 5pm.
Theme Areas: Primitive, seasonal, shabby chic, candles, antiques, jewelry, soaps, lotions, home décor,

Oct
2
Sun
Smaczne Jablka (Tasty Apple Day) @ Polish Museum
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The annual Smaczne Jablka Festival celebrates Winona’s unique Polish heritage. . Featured events are arts and crafts, children’s activities, polish sheep dogs, traditional and contemporary music, Polish food and beer, and homemade apple pie. Minnesota’s Polish culture comes to life in Winona with this special celebration.

Oct
7
Fri
Fresh Art Tour at Cultural Cloth @ Cultural Cloth
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm
Fresh Art Tour at Cultural Cloth @ Cultural Cloth |  |  |

The Fall Fresh Art Tour is a chance to explore galleries, shops and artists studios in western Wisconsin! Cultural Cloth is spotlighting a collection of embroidered women’s boots from Kyrgyzstan. Be sure to download a free map and visit all participating venues!

Oct
8
Sat
Voices from the Past Cemetery Walk @ Woodlawn Cemetery
Oct 8 – Oct 9 all-day

Take a guided walk through the Cemetery to meet people from Winona’s past. The walk takes a look into the lives of working class Winonans, presenting “The Butcher, Baker, and Candy Stick Maker” as the historical theme for this year! Admission is taken at the gate and groups are formed and leave the gate about every 15 minutes for a 2-hour experience in beautiful Woodlawn all decked out in fall color.

Oct
15
Sat
Midwest Peregrine Society Live Bird Exhibit @ National Eagle Center
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – Oct 16 @ 5:00 pm
Midwest Peregrine Society Live Bird Exhibit @ National Eagle Center | Wabasha | Minnesota | United States

Talk with Jackie Fallon of the Midwest Peregrine Society and meet live falcons, kestrels and more!

Oct
21
Fri
David Stokes Live Animal Program @ National Eagle Center
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
David Stokes Live Animal Program @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center
Oct 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

Oct
22
Sat
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

Native American Cultural Program with Larry Yazzie @ National Eagle Center
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm
Native American Cultural Program with Larry Yazzie @ National Eagle Center | Wabasha | Minnesota | United States

Join Two-Time World Champion Fancy Dancer Larry Yazzie, member of The Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa/Meskwaki, for native storytelling and a fancy dancer demonstration. (Rain location site TBD)

David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

Native American Cultural Program with Larry Yazzie @ National Eagle Center
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm
Native American Cultural Program with Larry Yazzie @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join Two-Time World Champion Fancy Dancer Larry Yazzie, member of The Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa/Meskwaki, for native storytelling and a fancy dancer demonstration. (Rain location site TBD)

David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center
Oct 22 @ 3:30 pm
David Stokes Live Animal Show @ National Eagle Center |  |  |

Join naturalist David Stokes as he shares his knowledge of the natural world in a fun an energetic program featuring frogs, snakes, and turtles. Fun for all ages!

Nov
19
Sat
Winona Art Walk and Tour @ Various Artists' venue in downtown Winona
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

16th Annual art event featuring several local artists, studios, shops, and the Minnesota Marine Art Museum.