Posts Tagged: fun stuff to do in the driftless region

April 2019 Calendar!

April 2019! We’re really getting into the spring of things around here! How about you? Let’s get out and have some fun! There’s lots of it to be had – start your planning with this handy-dandy April 2019 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

LOOKING FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EVENTS ON THE CALENDARS?
Check out these great April 2019 activities! In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

6. April 11: The Queen of Bluegrass Rhonda Vincent plays Potter Auditorium, Chatfield Center for the Arts. $29-39 in advance, $+5 at the door. Concert at 7:30pm. www.chatfieldarts.org

7. April 12: Volunteer Fair. Hotel Winneshiek ballroom, Decorah. 2 to 6 p.m. Learn about volunteer opportunities. No obligation. Volunteering enhances quality of life! rsvp@decorah.lib.ia.us or 563-277-5181

8. April 27: Decorah Time Trials Mtn. Bike Race! Since 1990! Long / Short / Kids Courses on technical single track. Entry $30.00 day of – proceeds to park projects. Info: Richard (Deke) Gosen (319) 382-0421 / rgosen@gmail .com or www.decorahmtb.com

9. April 27: Ocean Odyssey: Rays! At the Decorah Public Library (Presented by the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium) – April 27, 2019 at 11 am & 1 pm. A family program, with touch tank, about the unique adaptations of rays and the role they play in the environment. Pre-registration is required at www.decorah.lib.ia.us

 

February 2019 Calendar!

February 2019! We love the month of love! There’s lots of fun to be had – start your planning with this handy-dandy February 2019 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Get out there and rock the rest of this winter! XO, Inspire(d)

LOOKING FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EVENTS ON THE CALENDARS?
Check out these great February 2019 activities! In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

12. February 6-10: The Frozen River Film Festival engages, educates, and activates our community to become involved in the world through the art of documentary filmmaking. www.frff.org

13. February 9: The Magic of Isaiah “Rocket Into Reading!” – Decorah Public Library: 11:00 am – a family show with lots of audience participation, clean family comedy, magic, and illusions www.decorah.lib.ia.us

14. February 9: Pushing Chain returns to Chatfield’s Chosen Bean stage. Folky-tonk roots music up-close and personal. Limited seating, $20 advance or at the door. 7:30pm performance. www.chatfieldarts.org

15. February 9: Ride your snowmobile to Driftrunner’s Warming Bin near Granger, IA for Charlie’s Chili Feed. Soup available to warm you up. Facebook “Driftrunners Snowmobile Club” for details.

16. February 14: Trempealeau Hotel is back! Serving Thursday through Sunday, music most Thursdays and Saturdays.  Make a reservation for you and your special someone! Sustainable, regional & international menu, including vegetarian delights.  608-534-6898 www.trempealeauhotel.com

COMING UP:

17. March 7-9: 10th OFF-X! 10 Years of the Oneota Film Festival, hosted by Luther College. Become a member today and www.oneotafilmfestival.org

January 2019 Calendar!

January 2019! Happy New Year! Let’s start this year off right! Get planning with this handy-dandy January 2019 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Here’s to a great year! XO, Inspire(d)

LOOKING FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EVENTS ON THE CALENDARS?
Check out these great January 2019 activities! In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

6. January 1: Trempealeau Hotel Organic Music Cooperative Open Jam 2pm – late, join artists young and old, experienced and just getting it together. Bring an instrument and hang out before the January break! Trempealeauhotel.com

7. January 12: Chosen Bean Concerts welcome Dennis Warner to Chatfield. Live acoustic music up-close and personal. Limited seating, $20 advance or at the door. 7:30pm performance. www.chatfieldarts.org

8. January 17: New Minowa Players presents A Year With Frog and Toad, a delightful family-friendly musical. January 17-20 and 25-26. More details at newminowaplayers.org.

9. January 24-27: 48th Annual Driftrunner’s Snowfest! Cresco, IA Fairgrounds. Trail Rides, Raffle, Lonesome Road Band Saturday Night. Facebook “Driftrunners Snowmobile Club” for details.

10. January 26: Rick Brammer’s Absolute Science – Decorah Public Library: 11:00 am- a fun and educational program that encourages children of all ages to be engaged in the world of science www.decorah.lib.ia.us

11. January 27: Winneshiek Wedding Market 12 pm-4 pm Hotel Winneshiek and Opera House Free Admission, Sample and experience the area’s best wedding products. Details at www.hotelwinn.com