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GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor 2:00 pm
GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor @ PAC - Main Stage
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm
GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor @ PAC - Main Stage | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Sir John Falstaff returns to the GRSF stage in Shakespeare’s hilarious story of cuckoldry and bungled seduction. See what happens when Falstaff tries to woo not one, but two of Windsor’s merriest wives.
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: Harmonious Wail 6:00 pm
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: Harmonious Wail @ Winona State University
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: Harmonious Wail @ Winona State University  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Smoldering vocals laced among the jazzy mandolin and guitar; an infectious blend of continental jazz, swing, gypsy music and melodic vocals …how DOES one describe the sound of Harmonious Wail? The Wail has caught numerous[...]
GRSF: Hamlet 7:30 pm
GRSF: Hamlet @ PAC - Main Stage
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm
GRSF: Hamlet @ PAC - Main Stage | Winona | Minnesota | United States
On the way to writing a classic revenge thriller laced with political intrigue, William Shakespeare drafted one of the greatest plays ever written. Thanks to Hamlet’s razor sharp wit, the play is not only unexpectedly[...]
Movies on the Plaza 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza
Aug 1 @ 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to[...]
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Live @ the Levee 12:00 pm
Live @ the Levee @ Levee Park
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 2 @ 11:00 pm
Live @ the Levee @ Levee Park  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
We’re celebrating the closure of the Great River Shakespeare Festival. A whole day of music, great food, vendors, entertainment and family friendly activities, and best of all it’s FREE. (In case of rain, we have a[...]
GRSF: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead (Closing) 2:00 pm
GRSF: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead (Closing) @ PAC - Main Stage
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm
GRSF: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead (Closing)  @ PAC - Main Stage | Winona | Minnesota | United States
As he did in Shakespeare in Love, Tom Stoppard uses dazzling language in a Shakespeare inspired story that asks, “what if?” What if we are minor characters in our own story? What if we are[...]
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: The Bus Boys, Those Darn Accordions 6:00 pm
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: The Bus Boys, Those Darn Accordions @ Winona State University
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm
GRSF: Free Concert on the Green: The Bus Boys, Those Darn Accordions @ Winona State University  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
San Francisco’s accordion-fueled rock ‘n’ roll band pumps out polkas, rock classics and catchy originals chronicling life in the weird lane. With a sense of humor that just won’t quit, the one-of-a-kind band blazes through[...]
GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor (Closing) 7:30 pm
GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor (Closing) @ PAC - Main Stage
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm
GRSF: The Merry Wives of Windsor (Closing)  @ PAC - Main Stage | Winona | Minnesota | United States
The Merry Wives of Windsor is a bawdy, hysterical take on fidelity, centering around one of the great comic characters of all time, Sir John Falstaff, mentor and friend to the young Prince Hal of Henry[...]
Complicit 10:00 pm
Complicit @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 2 @ 10:00 pm
Complicit @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Complicit is an exploration of modern techno and an experiment in musical partnership for collaborators Tanya and Travis Norman.  
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Wild Edibles Walk 1:00 pm
Wild Edibles Walk @ Briggs Farm
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Guests will learn how to find, identify, and harvest a variety of wild edible plants, safely and ethically, during an easy walk through the many habitats of the farm. Derek Barkheim of Seekers Wild will be[...]
GRSF: Hamlet (Closing) 2:00 pm
GRSF: Hamlet (Closing) @ PAC - Main Stage
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm
GRSF: Hamlet (Closing)  @ PAC - Main Stage | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Hamlet is arguably the greatest play ever written. Unexpected funny, Hamlet grapples with the core questions of our lives while remaining sharp, witty, direct and relevant to a modern audience. Hamlet asks what it is[...]
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Poet Laureate Series: James Armstrong 7:00 pm
Poet Laureate Series: James Armstrong @ The Book Shelf
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm
Poet Laureate Series: James Armstrong @ The Book Shelf  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Winonan Jim Armstrong will be the featured writer for the First Tuesday Laureate’s Writers Series held at the Book Shelf. In October of 2007, he was appointed the first Poet Laureate of the City of Winona.[...]
Winona Municipal Band Concert 8:00 pm
Winona Municipal Band Concert @ Lake Park Bandshell
Aug 5 @ 8:00 pm
A summer time staple in Winona. A great place to connect with neighbors and friends while listening to great music. The Winona Municipal Band preforms every Wednesday through mid-August. If you can’t make it down or[...]
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Fishing for Eagles 12:00 pm
Fishing for Eagles @ National Eagle Center
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fishing for Eagles  @ National Eagle Center | Wabasha | Minnesota | United States
This summer at the National Eagle Center, kids fish for free when they fish for eagles! We’ve got the fishing poles, lifejackets, bait and a dock out front. Sign out the equipment and take your[...]
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Thursdays on First & 3rd 11:00 am
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza
Aug 7 @ 11:00 am – Aug 7 @ 8:30 pm
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Sit back and relax with[...]
Fishing for Eagles 12:00 pm
Fishing for Eagles @ National Eagle Center
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fishing for Eagles  @ National Eagle Center | Wabasha | Minnesota | United States
This summer at the National Eagle Center, kids fish for free when they fish for eagles! We’ve got the fishing poles, lifejackets, bait and a dock out front. Sign out the equipment and take your[...]
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Dave Arcari Scotland and Mike Munson 9:00 pm
Dave Arcari Scotland and Mike Munson @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 8 @ 9:00 pm
Dave Arcari Scotland and Mike Munson @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
SLIDE guitarist & songwriter Dave Arcari’s alt.blues sounds owe as much to trash country, punk and rockabilly as they do pre-war Delta blues and have been showcased via eight internationally-acclaimed solo CD releases.
Movies on the Plaza 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza
Aug 8 @ 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to[...]
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Minnesota Marine Art Museum: Print Fair 10:00 am
Minnesota Marine Art Museum: Print Fair @ Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Minnesota Marine Art Museum: Print Fair  @ Minnesota Marine Art Museum  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Join the MMAM as they welcome regional artists into the MMAM to exhibit museum quality fine art prints for purchase. This opportunity will allow you to browse artworks, and discover new artists.
Taste of Winona 5:00 pm
Taste of Winona @ Winona County History Center
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 9 @ 9:00 pm
Taste of Winona @ Winona County History Center | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Celebrate local chefs, wines and artists while raising money for youth mentoring in the community. There will be more than 100 live and silent auction items ranging from vacations to handcrafted jewelry, plus food and[...]
Porcupine, The Ultrasounds, Pill Hill 9:00 pm
Porcupine, The Ultrasounds, Pill Hill @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 9 @ 9:00 pm
Porcupine, The Ultrasounds, Pill Hill @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
An amazing musical triple header @ Ed’s !! 
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Downtown Art Project 5:00 pm
Downtown Art Project @ Some Sum Studio
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm
Downtown Art Project @ Some Sum Studio | Winona | Minnesota | United States
The second Tuesday of the month from 5:00-7:00 PM, Some Sum Studio joins forces with Smith Studio and Gallery, Burke Furniture, and other venues on Third Street in down town Winona to bring art to[...]
Mississippi Sippin’ 5:00 pm
Mississippi Sippin’
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm
Mississippi Sippin'
It’s Sippin’ season! Casual drinks and food on the MMAM’s riverwalk! 
Winona Municipal Band Concert 8:00 pm
Winona Municipal Band Concert @ Lake Park Bandshell
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm
A summer time staple in Winona. A great place to connect with neighbors and friends while listening to great music. The Winona Municipal Band preforms every Wednesday through mid-August. If you can’t make it down or[...]
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Thursdays on First & 3rd 11:00 am
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – Aug 14 @ 8:30 pm
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Sit back and relax with[...]
Molly Maher and Her Disbelievers, Erik Koskinen, Jaybone Bell 8:00 pm
Molly Maher and Her Disbelievers, Erik Koskinen, Jaybone Bell @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 14 @ 8:00 pm
 
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Goodview Days
Goodview Days
Aug 15 – Aug 18 all-day
Goodview Days Oh Boy!!
Ragnar Relay
Ragnar Relay @ Levee Park
Aug 15 – Aug 17 all-day
Ragnar Relay @ Levee Park  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
Ragnar Relay Great River is the overnight running relay event of the summer. Your team will start on the bank of the Mississippi River in Winona, conquer the course under the stars and along rolling[...]
Movies on the Plaza 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza
Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to[...]
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Section 8 7:00 pm
Section 8 @ The Pickle Factory
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm
Section 8  @ The Pickle Factory | Pepin | Wisconsin | United States
Winona’s own, Section 8 is one of the area’s premier horn bands.  Come out for a fun night of dancing to great tunes from the 70s and 80s by bands such as Steely Dan, Van[...]
WSU Jazz Band 8:00 pm
WSU Jazz Band @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
WSU Jazz Band @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
The Winona State University Jazz band makes their monthly appearance at Ed’s! 
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Thursdays on First & 3rd 11:00 am
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am – Aug 21 @ 8:30 pm
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Sit back and relax with[...]
The Old Fashioneds 8:00 pm
The Old Fashioneds @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm
The Old Fashioneds @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
They have played at places like the 9:30 club in D.C., The Fire and other local venues in Philadelphia, as well as a regular gig at Ed’s!
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Movies on the Plaza 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza
Aug 22 @ 9:00 pm
Movies on the Plaza @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to[...]
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People Brothers Band 9:00 pm
People Brothers Band @ Ed's (no Name) Bar
Aug 23 @ 9:00 pm
People Brothers Band @ Ed's (no Name) Bar  | Winona | Minnesota | United States
The People Brothers Band have solidified over the past five years into an eight-piece Rhythm & Soul powerhouse. Their eclectic blend of original grooves, conscious lyrics, soulful vocals, and high energy rhythms, holds the crowd[...]
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Mississippi Sippin’ 5:00 pm
Mississippi Sippin’
Aug 26 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm
Mississippi Sippin'
It’s Sippin’ season! Casual drinks and food on the MMAM’s riverwalk! 
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Thursdays on First & 3rd 11:00 am
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – Aug 28 @ 8:30 pm
Thursdays on First & 3rd @ Peace Plaza | Rochester | Minnesota | United States
Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Sit back and relax with[...]
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