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Wheekend! July 24-26, 2015

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It’s Nordic Fest in Decorah! But, of course, life outside the crater does go on…here’s a fun list of what’s happening in Decorah AND around the Driftless. Have a happy #wheekend, friends!

It rainy here in Decorah this Friday, so here are some dry-ish Nordic Fest ideas for you!
• Visit Vesterheim Museum (trunk shows, demonstrations, and more!)
• Check out the Arts and Crafts Center in the Decorah Middle School (405 Winnebago, 9 am – 4 pm)
• Pop in and out of Decorah businesses for fun shopping!
• Buy your Nordic Fest program and button at the Chamber/CVB for a chance to win $500!
• Visit the artists and friends at the ArtHaus Art Fair!
• Ride the Decorah Trolley (12pm-5pm). See drop off/pick up points in the Nordic Fest program.
• Catch an Oneota Film Festival screening at the Bethania Church near Vesterheim
• Indoor live music! Sister at Carrie Lee School Auditorum (3 pm)
• Visit the Porter House Museum
• Tour the Locust School (1-4 pm)

Now, on to the #wheekend! July 24-26, 2015:

Friday, July 24:
Friday Night Live Farmers Market, Driftless Area Wetlands Centre, Marquette, IA, 4-7 pm

Fatbook Funk Band, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8:45 pm

On Canopy 5 at Nordic Fest: Miles Adams Band (5 pm) & the Cory Farley Band (8 pm)

People Brothers Band, The Haymarket, Decorah, 10 pm

Saturday, July 25:
Enjoy Nordic Fest! No Winneshiek Farmers Market this morning!

Dino Day, Driftless Area Wetlands Centre, Marquette, 9am-5pm

Absolute Hoot, Courtyard and Cellar, Decorah, 8 pm

WORLD’S LARGEST SCHOTTISCHE! Register! Official count is at 8:50 pm; Foot Notes start at 7:30 pm.

Four Legg Fish & Moon Chicken, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8:45 pm

Finding Nemo, Movies on the Plaza, Rochester, 9 pm

The Heavy Set / General B & the Wiz, Eds (no name) Bar, Winona, 9 pm

Pistol Whippin Party Penguins, The Haymarket, Decorah, 10 pm

Nordic Fest Fireworks! Decorah, 10 pm

On Canopy 5 at Nordic Fest: Gaelstorm (5 pm) & AudioDrive (8 pm)

Sunday, July 26:
FWD Movement Sunday Ride! All riders from beginner to experienced are invited to check out Decorah mountain bike trails. 5 pm. Registration online!

All (or most of the) wheekend:
ArtHaus Summer Art Fair, Fri/Sat

Sister, Carrie Lee School Auditorium, Decorah, Fri/Sat, 3 pm

Only a couple more weeks left to check out Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona!

Have we mentioned it’s NORDIC FEST? Check out our (totally subjective) itinerary ideas here, & the Official Nordic Fest Program here.

Enjoy!
XO,
Inspire(d)

Wheekend! June 25-28, 2015

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How is it already the end of June?!? The fun keeps rolling for #wheekends in the Driftless. June 25-28, 2015 is set with live music, fun kids activities, farmers markets, awesome theater and more. Get out and enjoy, friends!

Thursday, June 25:
Tall Tale Heroes, Decorah Public Library, 9-12-year-olds, 1:30 pm

Green Drinks, Java John’s, Decorah, 5:15 pm

Lawn Chair Night – Lutheran Summer Music, Winneshiek County Courthouse, Decorah, 7 pm

Organizational Meeting for Decorah Fast Fiber, Good Shepherd Church, Decorah, 7 pm

Friday, June 26:
IPTV’s Dan Wardell, Decorah Public Library, Decorah, 10 and 11 am

Friday Night Live Farmers Market, Driftless Area Wetlands Centre, Marquette, IA, 4-7 pm

On Bike and In Concert: Paul Doffing, ArtHaus Courtyard, Decorah, 7 pm

Great River Shakespeare Festival’s Much Ado About Nothing Opening Party featuring The Old Fashioneds, Winona, 7:30 pm

Ali and the Scoundrels and Dang Ol’ Tri’ole, Ed’s (no name) Bar, Winona, 9 pm, FREE

The Last Revel, The Haymarket, Decorah, 10 pm

Saturday, June 27:
Winneshiek Farmers Market, Decorah, 8-11am

Kitchen Science Lab for Kids, Oneota Co-op Kitchen Classroom, Decorah, 3-5 pm

Ian Hilmer’s Drivestation, Ed’s (no name) Bar, Winona, 9 pm

Sunday, June 28:
FWD Movement Sunday Ride! Ride with rad women – all riders from beginner to experienced are invited to check out Decorah mountain bike trails. 5 pm. Registration online!

All Wheekend:
New Minowa Players present Les Miserables, Decorah High School auditorium

Laura Days! Burr Oak, Iowa

Great River Shakespeare Festival’s WOW Weekend (Will’s Opening Weekend)

Enjoy!
XO,
Inspire(d)

Wheekend! June 5-7, 2015

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Days of summer don’t have to be lazy! Check out all the great stuff on the #wheekend list for June 5-7, 2015. Free fishing! Farmers markets! Live music! Workshops! Art! Have fun, friends!

Friday, June 5:
Friday Night Live Farmers Market, Driftless Area Wetlands Centre, Marquette, IA, 4-7 pm

First Fridays Wine Tasting, Oneota Co-op Kitchen Classroom, Decorah, 5-7 pm

“River Sojourn” artist reception for Sara Lubinski, The Pump House, La Crosse, 5-7 pm

Barth, Johnson, Vocal Point & Them Coulee Boys, Historic Trempealeau Hotel & Restaurant, 6 pm

Bread and Butter String Band, ArtHaus Studio Courtyard, Decorah, 7-10pm 

Saturday, June 6:
Winneshiek Farmers Market, Decorah, 8-11am

Rhubarb Festival! Lanesboro, Minnesota, 9am-4 pm

Driftless Discovery Trail Run, Van Pennan Park, Decorah, 9 am (register here).

Leaf Casting Workshop (June 6 & 11), Lake Meyer, 9 am (registration required – call 563-534-7145 to see if there’s still space!)

Soil Health Workshop & Farm Tour, Seed Savers Exchange, Decorah, 12 pm

Miles Adams Band, Dolce Vita Nights, McCaffrey’s, Decorah, 7 pm

Lindsay Lee and Lee Zieke Artist Reception, Java John’s, Decorah, 7 pm

Namoli Brennet CD Release Concert, rural Decorah, 7:30 pm (RSVP appreciated)

Elvis Rock ‘n’ Remember, Elkader Opera House, 7:30 pm

Rachel Hanson & Dames, Historic Trempealeau Hotel & Restaurant, 8 pm 

Sunday, June 7:
Women on the Water! Hutchinson Family Farm Campground, 1:30 pm

FWD Movement Sunday Ride! Ride with rad women – all riders from beginner to experienced are invited to check out Decorah mountain bike trails. 5 pm. Registration online!

All Wheekend:
Free Fishing Weekend in Iowa! Follow all fishing regulations.

Enjoy!
XO,
Inspire(d)