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Business and Brews @ Betty Jo's
Apr 17 @ 11:00 pm – Apr 18 @ 1:00 am

Back by popular demand, Pi Sigma Epsilon, a Winona State University sales and marketing organization, is hosting a networking and beer-tasting event. Meet local professionals in the Winona area while sampling some specially selected beers from Betty Jo’s extensive collection. Your ticket awards you access to the networking event, six, three-ounce beer samples and hors d’oeuvres. Join us for an energetic, fun and productive time!

Savannah Smith @ Acoustic Café
Apr 19 @ 1:00 am

A series of YouTube videos, each one more precious than the last, paint Minneapolis Savannah Smith as a ukulele-slinging Jack Johnson disciple. SSmith But the seriousness Smith shows when performing her own songs, like the punchy Ventriloquism, nicely balances her jazz-informed cooing and displays a talent for lyrical density that raises her simple melodies.

Mike Felten @ Acoustic Café
Apr 20 @ 1:00 am

Mike has been playing since the 1960’s. That’s right. A veteran of rock, country, and blues bands. Mike sat in Muddy Waters bedroom, had Buddy Guy show him around the blues clubs where FeltenMighty Joe young among others were hanging out. The 1970’s found Mike playing folk gigs at places like the Fifth Peg and Orphans in Chicago, alongside guys like Steve Goodman and John Prine.

Take Back the Night @ Student Activity Center - Kryzsko Commons
Apr 22 @ 11:00 pm

Winona State University, in partnership with FORGE, the Women’s and Gender Studies student club, and the Women’s Resource Center of Winona, will host Take Back the Night.Flaming_W_Color The event focuses on eliminating sexual violence in all forms. Thousands of colleges, universities, women’s centers and rape crisis centers have sponsored these events all over the country. Winona State University is taking a stand against sexual violence and is speaking out for a violence-free campus and community.

Mid West Music Fest @ Various Venues around Winona
Apr 24 – Apr 27 all-day

Again, KQAL is a proud supporter of the 5th Annual Mid West Music Fest. Make it a weekend of music, take in the wide variety of genre’s and styles.  All happening here in Winona!!

Gericault’s Raft of the Medusa: The Awful Allure of a Disaster at Sea @ Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Apr 24 @ 11:00 pm

A free discussion led by popular lecturer Dr. Robyn Roslak about one of the most famous marine paintings in the world in the collection of the Louvre.

Theatre & Dance: DRC 40th Annual
Apr 25 @ 12:30 am
Spring Dance Concert-40th Anniversary @ Performance Center at Saint Mary's University
Apr 25 @ 2:15 pm – Apr 26 @ 3:15 pm

Several Minnesota Conservatory of the Arts and SMU alumni choreographers, teachers, and dancers have been selected to present a celebration 40 years in the making of quality dance through the Valencia Arts Center. Join us for a memorable evening that will reflect not only the past, but will showcase the future of the dance programs through current students.

MCA’s DRC 40th Anniversary Spring Concert @ Saint Mary's University - Page Theatre
Apr 26 @ 12:30 am

Join us in celebrating 40 years of dance featuring the history of the organization and including restaged works from years past!

WSU Alum Jazz & WSU Big Band @ PAC - Main Stage
Apr 26 @ 12:30 am

Alums from WSU Jazz bands from the past combine with current WSU big band musicians to perform a wide range of jazz charts. The Alum’s open the show followed by the current WSU big band. Hear swing, old standards through high energy progressive jazz.Flaming_W_Color

Winona Earth Day @ Levee Park
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This year the event will be taking a new twist, by offering three routes for guests to connect with community through action! 1689260_449021965226961_906643646_n

2nd Annual KQAL – Zaza’s Wing Eating Contest! @ Zaza's Pub & Pizzeria
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm

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MCA’s DRC 40th Anniversary Spring Concert @ Page Theatre
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm

Join us in celebrating 40 years of dance featuring the history of the organization and including restaged works from years past!

WSHS – Spring Play Performance @ Winona Senior High School
Apr 27 @ 12:00 am
WSU Chiors Concert @ PAC - Main Stage
Apr 27 @ 12:30 am

An evening of choral music.