WINONA IN THE NEWS


This Week in Winona: Dec. 12-17

Download the printable PDF document here and check out our online calendar. Interested in getting this piece emailed to you at the start of every week? Email info@visitwinona.com and let us know. Highlights: December 12-17 Tuesday, December 12 10:30 am – 12:00 pm           Toddler Tuesday                                                                  

Second Saturdays: “The Gift of Giving”

The Winona Visitor Center is delighted to welcome Winona Volunteer Services to its Huff Street location during WVS’ annual “10 Days of Giving” campaign to celebrate “The Gift of Giving” with visitors and residents on Saturday, Dec. 9 from Noon

Blue Heron Consort’s sounds of the season

The “Blue Heron Consort” will present its holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 17 at 3 p.m. The ensemble’s annual Christmas program is a Winona holiday tradition, recognized for providing Sacred Medieval and Renaissance music for the Christmas season. The vocal ensemble

Celebrate the holidays with music at Saint Mary’s

Saint Mary’s Chamber Ensembles present a winter concert Sunday, Dec. 3 at 3 p.m. in the Figliulo Recital Hall. Saint Mary’s Jazz Ensembles celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s take on the holidays in their concert entitled “Swinging With Ella,” Friday, Dec. 8

Trester Trolley Christmas Lights Tour adds Wednesday tour

This year’s annual Trester Trolley Christmas Lights Tours is adding a Wednesday tour to its regular Saturday and Sunday tours. Wednesday tours go through Dec. 20 and Saturday and Sunday tours go through Dec. 17. Tour times are 6:30 p.m.

Battle of the Brushes

Please join the Minnesota Marine Art Museum and Island City Brewing Company for Battle of the Brushes, a fast-paced, live painting showdown on Friday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m., at the brewery, 65 East Front Street. Artists will compete in

Create a piece of holidays’ past

Get crafty with the Winona County Historical Society during their free holiday workshop creating German Christmas Star Ornaments with Polly Renk. This festive activity will be Saturday, Dec. 9 at 1 p.m. at the History Center. Space is limited so

6th Annual Christmas Radio Show

Theatre du Mississippi is excited to present its 6th annual Christmas Radio Show, written and directed by Paul Sannerud. Set in 1968, the Christmas Radio Show will feature holiday music and singing, news and radio ads from that era, local

Holiday Train stops in Winona

The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train is back for its 19th year in an effort to raise money, food and awareness for local food banks and food shelves. On Friday, Dec. 8, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will arrive at

Tourism Matters: December edition

The December edition of Tourism Matters, the official newsletter of Visit Winona, is now available. It is published in the Winona Post on the first Sunday of the month. Please click on the link to view the newsletter. Tourism Matters