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Wheekend! March 5-8, 2015


Lots of fun stuff happening in the Driftless this #wheekend! And you better get used to it – March looks like it’s gonna be a busy one, and it might even get warmish! Woot! Make sure you note all the great events THIS weekend, March 5-8, 2015, at Luther College – Oneota Film Festival, Ethnic Arts Festival, Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela, Body of Water performance, and more! Have fun, friends!

Thursday, March 5:
June Melby book reading and signing, Decorah Public Library, 7 pm

Center Stage Series: Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela, Luther College, 7:30 pm

Adam Palm, Trempealeau Hotel, 7 pm

Freekbase, the Root Note, La Crosse, 10 pm

Friday, March 6:
The Fab Four, The Englert, Iowa City, 8 pm

Shen Teh CD Release w/ Dolly Rocker, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Saturday, March 7:
Ethnic Arts Festival, Luther College, Decorah

Creative Communities Art Event, Kickapoo Valley Reserve, La Farge, WI, 10am-4pm

Pugsley World Championship V, Decorah (Awards @ Courtyard & Cellar)

El Caminos, Xi Omicron fundraiser, Nob Hill, Decorah, 8 pm

Circle of Heat, The Haymarket, Decorah, 10 pm

Mike Munson, Trempealeau Hotel, 8 pm

Apollo Cobra, Ed’s (No Name) Bar, Winona, 9:30 pm

Watching for Foxes w/ Cardinal Harbor, the Root Note, La Crosse, 9 pm

Sunday, March 8:
ArtHaus Second Sunday Family Workshop, Decorah, 1pm

Daylight Savings Begins! Set your clocks forward one hour at 2 am (or whenever you wake up)!

All Wheekend!
Oneota Film Festival – March 6-8, Luther College, Decorah

Body of Water, Luther College Dance and Theatre – check here for performance times!


Wheekend! February 12-15, 2015


Whew, talk about a #wheekend! No matter your relationship status, there’s plenty of lovely fun to be had out and about in the Driftless Region. Lectures, fondue, birding, live music, pancake breakfasts and more! Have fun, friends!

Thursday, February 12:
Porter House Lecture Series: Emily England and John Werner, “Preserving Porter’s Pictures”, Porter House, 401 W. Broadway, Decorah, 7:30pm

Palestine: First Hand – George Lowe & Martha Monson Lowe present about their recent 90-day sojourn in Palestine. NE Iowa Peace & Justice Center.  119 Winnebago St. Decorah, 7pm

Cellar Quiz Bowl! Decorah, 7:30 pm

Oneota Co-op Cheese Fondue Party – Class with Beth Rotto, Decorah, 5-6:30pm

Friday, February 13:
The Great Backyard Bird Count at Lake Meyer! Upper Iowa Audubon counts at 2pm
Contact: Rachel Sandhorst, sandra01 [at]

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum Spaghetti Supper, raffle, and Pie Auction! North Winn School, rural Decorah, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Date Night at ArtHaus – Materials and snacks provided. Ages 18+ welcome. 7-9pm, Register online.
Other upcoming date nights scheduled for March 13, April 24, and May 15

Lanesboro / Frozen River Film Festival present “Adrenaline Set” at the St. Mane Theatre in Lanesboro. 7:30pm

“A Taste of Love” Valentine’s Gathering at New Minowa Players,Social gathering of theatrical friends with desserts at 8pm and entertainment at 8:30pm. Decorah, 906 Mill St. FREE!

Pigtown Fling String Band, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Saturday, February 14:
Lake Meyer Ice Fishing Derby RESCHEDULED for February 22. 12:30-4:30pm

Mud Club Night at The Clay Studio – Cocoa Cups! 2 Hour project based event for 5-12 year olds. 6-8pm. Register in advance.

Unison Duo (Du Huang & Xiao Hu) present a recital in the Jenson-Noble Recital Hall, Luther, 7:30pm. Free.

Julie Merrick & Friends with Tony Arata and Pat Alger. Elks Lodge, Decorah, 7pm.

The 4 on the Floor Valentine’s Day at Ed’s! Ed’s No Name Bar, Winona

Charlie Parr xoxoxox, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Sunday, February 15:
Boy Scout Troop 66 Annual Pancake Breakfast, St. Ben’s Church Hall, Decorah 8am-1pm

Decorah Walk of Solidarity – meets at Congregational UCC 209 W. Broadway 8:30am, gathers participants at various congregations on way to Luther College Campus.

Luther College Gospel Sunday Worship Service,  CFL, Decorah, 10am

Burr Oak Lutheran Annual Luther League Ham & Turkey Dinner, 11:30am – 1pm

Decorah IOOF Odd Fellows #58 Ham & Meatball Dinner, 326 Wahsington St., 10:30am-12:30pm

“Music in the Shape of a Pear”, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 701 Iowa St. Decorah, 4pm, Free

The Useful Jenkins, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm


Wheekend! December 12-14, 2014


Less than two weeks to Christmas! How’d that happen?!? Get out and enjoy stores’ extended hours of shopping, then schedule in a little live music and other fun too!

Friday, December 12:
Ultra Mega Mega (Art Show) at Luther College: There is no Magic

The Jim Miller and Dave Christopherson Duo, Hotel Winn Lobby, 6-9 pm, free!

Joe and Vicki Price, Safe House Saloon, Lansing

Little Big Town, Mayo Civic Center Auditorium, Rochester, MN, 7:30 pm

Mavis Staples & Blind Boys of Alabama, Gallagher Bluedorn, Cedar Falls

Saturday, December 13:
Cookie Walk and Holiday Fun! Bluff Country Artist Gallery, Spring Grove, MN, 9 am

Humane Society of Northeast Iowa Open House, Decorah, 11 am – 2 pm

Mike Munson & The Old Fashioneds, Trempealeau Hotel

Joe and Vicki Price, Ed’s No Name Bar, Winona

Dead Horses CD Release with Soul Low, The Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Pieta Brown & The Pines, The Englert, Iowa City, 8 pm

Sunday, December 14:
Children’s Museum of La Crosse $1 Off Sundays!

All Wheekend:
Holiday Lights Drive Through Light Show! Decorah Campground, 5:30-9 pm

Have fun!