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Crooked Willow

Trempealeau Hotel 150 Main Street, Trempealeau

Rooted in friendship and family, Crooked Willow plays a mixture of different Americana styles. Elisi Smith croons lead vocals, plays kazoo, and picks the banjo, Lehi Gertz shines on fiddle, Tim Foss picks a variety of instruments, Tim Waller plays rhythm guitar and sings, Erik Hanson plucks the upright bass, and they are often accompanied […]

Songwriter Sunday feat. Stacy Hanson & Eim Eddy

Trempealeau Hotel 150 Main Street, Trempealeau

Singer-songwriter Stacy Hanson has been writing and performing his songs of hope around the Midwest for the better part of the last two decades. Drawing from a wide variety of influences, he has developed a blend of Folk Americana music with rock n' roll undertones all his own. His rich baritone voice resonates with conviction […]

Island City Jazz Jam

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Island City Jazz Jam is an Open Mic session … for jazz! Whether you play an instrument or sing, the Jazz Jam is a chance for everyone to sit in with a professional rhythm section. All are welcome and encouraged to perform some of their favorite jazz standards. No cover charge • Family-friendly • Everyone […]

Mike Munson

Ed's (no Name) Bar 252 E. 3rd St, Winona

Mikkel Beckmen will join Mike Munson on stage to celebrate the re-release of their 2014 album "Live at Ed's."

Open Jam – The Organic Music Cooperative

Trempealeau Hotel 150 Main Street, Trempealeau

Whatever your instrument - even the kazoo - you'll feel welcome at the Organic Music Cooperative's Open Jam. Good times and good tacos are pretty much guaranteed. And if you don't play the kazoo, don't sweat it - you're still welcome.

Milana

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Local musician thirteen-year-old Milana Shira has been playing music since she was nine finding inspiration from the likes of John Denver and Brandi Carlile. Her love of music inspires her folk/country/pop eclectic style that puts a smile on her audience's faces. When she’s not jamming on her guitar, you’ll find this outdoor lover on the […]

Nerd Nite Winona #23 – Womxn’s History Month Edition

Ed's (no Name) Bar 252 E. 3rd St, Winona

In conjunction with the Womxn's Art Show, we will be bringing you a very special Nerd Nite in recognition of Womxn's History Month! The Womxn's Art Show will run March 4 - 30th at Eds (no name) Bar. On March 25th, there will be a reception with snacks and performances at 6:30 pm followed by […]

Bluff Country Co-op: Grow Local Hearbs

Bluff Country Co-op 121 W. 2nd St, Winona

Join Tony DiMaggio, the person behind Soothing Blossom Tea, and learn how herbs are grown at Sacred Blossom Farms and how you can do it at home. The class will include information on his favorite herbs to grow in this region, how to start plants and beat weeds, and tips for growing more medically potent […]

Right Side Up

Trempealeau Hotel 150 Main Street, Trempealeau

Terry and Ward of Right Side Up are a couple of military veterans who love making music and a passion for harmony. Weaving acoustic rock, folk, bluegrass and country, flavored with a little gospel, they mix old and new to produce an absolutely contemporary feel-good time.

Stacy Hughes

Blooming Grounds Coffee 50 E 3rd St, Winona

Stacy is one of our own from right here in Winona and has sung and played guitar throughout the area for the past 30+ years; she has performed as a vocalist with several choirs at St. Olaf College, as part of an Acoustic duo on a riverboat on the Mississippi river for 20 summers, at […]

Patti Darbo

Blooming Grounds Coffee 50 E 3rd St, Winona

Patti is a local High School teacher who moonlights as a Singer and Songwriter. She has a powerful voice with a great stage presence. Come check her out!

Ace Carlson

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Ace Carlson is a heavy-hitting blues and rock artist from Nashville Tennessee. She’s played all over the world from the seediest of dive bars to Carnegie Hall. Her power trio format serves up a night you’re guaranteed to remember. Her influences come from her extensive travels and shes studied and played with Grammy award winners […]

Digisaurus

Trempealeau Hotel 150 Main Street, Trempealeau

Digisaurus is a high energy act complete with synthesizers, guitar, flashing lights, and smoke. Dig out your 90’s clothes for a flashback. Free Jell-O shots at 9 for anyone wearing 80’s or 90’s clothes. Digisaurus is an electronic pop/rock project from artist and producer, James Allison. Originally from London, England, Allison opened up a recording […]

Jim Reineke

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Join us for a night of great music! Jim has been playing music for years and has graced Blooming Grounds either in solo projects or with different group acts. If you’re looking for a way to spice up your Wednesday night, come on down and enjoy the sound!

Milana

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Local musician thirteen-year-old Milana Shira has been playing music since she was 9 finding inspiration from the likes of John Denver and Brandi Carlile. Her love of music inspires her folk/country/ pop eclectic style that puts a smile on her audience's faces. When not jamming on her guitar, you’ll find this outdoor lover on the […]

Brent Beamer

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Brent Beamer’s work has often centered around depression, disillusion, and broken relationships through the grunge rock & roll guise of distorted guitars, off the cuff lyrics, and instinctual singing. Brent’s work relies on a sense of realism that borders on a pessimistic world view combined with self-reliance on hope. Honesty has always played a key […]

Winona Metalfest II

Ed's (no Name) Bar 252 E. 3rd St, Winona

Featuring: Descent of Man; Micawber; Maul & Agony Reigns.

Island City Jazz Jam

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Island City Jazz Jam is an Open Mic session … for jazz! Whether you play an instrument or sing, the Jazz Jam is a chance for everyone to sit in with a professional rhythm section. All are welcome and encouraged to perform some of their favorite jazz standards. No cover charge • Family-friendly • Everyone […]

Andrew Huber

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Celtic folk-rock troubadour Andrew D. Huber is a songsmith and performer hailing from the Great Lakes area of the Midwest. His latest album “Mockingbird Gallows” is a true career benchmark and has received critical praise on both sides of the Atlantic.

Scott Stilwell

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Scott’s songs are rooted in stories – fiction, non-fiction, and rare autobiographical glimpses into the writer himself. From tales of addiction and recovery to a story about a death row inmate writing to his favorite folk artist, Scott creates memorable experiences within each and every song. Born and raised in Iowa, and having spent some […]

Ted’s May Residency

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Come see a month of Ted Sundays at Island City Brewing Co! Driven to write the perfect song, Minneapolis-born singer/songwriter Ted Hajnasiewicz performs with a magnetizing honesty and reflective tone that speaks to the very essence of the human spirit.

Stacy Hughes

Blooming Grounds Coffee 50 E 3rd St, Winona

Stacy is one of our own from right here in Winona and has sung and played guitar throughout the area for the past 30+ years; she has performed as a vocalist with several choirs at St. Olaf College, as part of an Acoustic duo on a riverboat on the Mississippi river for 20 summers, at […]

Ted’s May Residency

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Come see a month of Ted Sundays at Island City Brewing Co! Driven to write the perfect song, Minneapolis-born singer/songwriter Ted Hajnasiewicz performs with a magnetizing honesty and reflective tone that speaks to the very essence of the human spirit.

Patti Darbo

Blooming Grounds Coffee 50 E 3rd St, Winona

Patti is a local High School teacher who moonlights as a Singer and Songwriter. She has a powerful voice with a great stage presence. Come check her out!

Frogleg

Ed's (no Name) Bar 252 E. 3rd St, Winona

Frogleg is an island breeze, a highway cruise with the windows down, a mountainside ramble, a New Orleans night out. Their music is steeped in sounds and lyricism of improvisational rock and roll, reggae, soul, Caribbean jazz, bluegrass, Americana, and folk, among others. Chalked full of impressive songwriting ability and instrumental virtuosity, this 6-piece ensemble […]

Island City Jazz Jam

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Island City Jazz Jam is an Open Mic session … for jazz! Whether you play an instrument or sing, the Jazz Jam is a chance for everyone to sit in with a professional rhythm section. All are welcome and encouraged to perform some of their favorite jazz standards. No cover charge • Family-friendly • Everyone […]

Jim Reineke

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Join us for a night of great music! Jim has been playing music for years and has graced Blooming Grounds either in solo projects or with different group acts. If you’re looking for a way to spice up your Wednesday night, come on down and enjoy the sound!

Milana

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Local musician thirteen-year-old Milana Shira has been playing music since she was 9 finding inspiration from the likes of John Denver and Brandi Carlile. Her love of music inspires her folk/country/ pop eclectic style that puts a smile on her audience's faces. When not jamming on her guitar, you’ll find this outdoor lover on the […]

Safe and Sound Concert Series: Miss Myra and the Moonshiners

Ms. Myra and the Moonshiners are a 5-piece, female-led Minneapolis band who play New Orleans-style jazz music. Safe & Sound is an outdoor concert series located near Soldiers Grove WI, taking place weekends in July & August.  The concerts are being hosted by The Sapsuckers. Social distancing will be required. A private location will be […]

MWMF Presents: Loud Mouth Brass

Downtown Winona Lafayette St & E 4th St, Winona

The Mid West Music Fest is proud to present, Rochester-based Loud Mouth Brass crafts a tasty musical recipe, a splash of New Orleans, and a pinch of pop music. From the top of its blue sousaphone to the bottom of its thumping bass drum, this band exudes fun. For Band in the Street, they expand […]

Ryan Francis

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Ryan is all about Great Lakes Region Americana/Folk Music. Please adhere to social distancing if you make the choice to attend.

July Artisan Market

Island City Brewing Company 65 E Front St, Winona

Stop on by to check out local artists and their work while drinking some of the best beer in Winona!

Safe and Sound Concert Series: David Huckfelt

David Huckfelt is a folk/Americana singer/songwriter from Minneapolis. Safe & Sound is an outdoor concert series located near Soldiers Grove WI, taking place weekends in July & August.  The Sapsuckers are hosting the concerts. Social distancing will be required. A private location will be revealed to ticketholders. For complete information on tickets and steaming, CLICK […]

H3O Jazz Trio

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

H3O Jazz Trio features a father and his two sons. They began playing together when the younger son, Max, was only 14 years old. Along with older brother Hans on drums and vibes and dad Eric on the piano, the group was asked to play for a private pool party and haven’t stopped since!

Julie B

Acoustic Café 77 Lfayette St, Winona

Julie B works at Leithold Music, helping others fulfill their musical passions. She enjoys singing, playing guitar and percussion for a variety of groups. Her solo guitar and vocal stylings include popular hits from 70’s country/folk to current pop/rock but with her own acoustic spin!

Wilki Music

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Marshall Singer who goes by the stage name "Wilki" which is from his middle name Wilkinson is a singer-songwriter from Winona who has been playing guitar since he was 12 years old. Marshall plays soulful acoustic songs most of which he wrote himself.

Safe and Sound Concert Series: Charlie Parr, Ben Weaver and Liz Draper

Charlie Parr is a Duluth, MN-based country blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Ben Weaver is a Minneapolis singer/songwriter, poet, artist, and activist. Liz Draper is a highly accomplished, well-respected Minneapolis bass player. Safe & Sound is an outdoor concert series located near Soldiers Grove WI, taking place weekends in July & August.  The Sapsuckers are […]

Ted Hajnasiewicz

Blooming Ground Coffee House 50 E. 3rd St, Winona

Driven to write the perfect song, Minneapolis-born singer/songwriter Ted Hajnasiewicz performs with a magnetizing honesty and reflective tone that speaks to the very essence of the human spirit.

Safe and Sound Concert Series: Brett Newski

Brett Newski is a Milwaukee-based acoustic Indie rock performer. Safe & Sound is an outdoor concert series located near Soldiers Grove WI, taking place weekends in July & August.  The Sapsuckers are hosting the concerts. Social distancing will be required. A private location will be revealed to ticketholders. For complete information on tickets and steaming, […]