Events For 05/06/2017

7-11am Saturday
May. 6

Chaseburg Sole Burner Kickoff Pancake Breakfast

The American Cancer Society will be hosting a Sole Burner of Chaseburg Kickoff Pancake Breakfast and bake sale! Join us for breakfast, enjoy the home made pastries, and stay for the Village wide rummage sales that day. There will also be a brat sale from 11 AM to 3 PM.

Chaseburg Village Hall
Chaseburg

9am-3pm Saturday
May. 6

Transformative Writing Retreat

Both seasoned and new writers are invited to this daylong retreat for inner exploration in a beautiful natural area on St. Joseph’s Ridge. We will offer a balanced mix of soul-searching tools for your transformation tool box: writing reflection, nature journaling, meditation, silent time in nature, hiking and exploring sacred spaces.

Franciscan Spirituality Center
La Crosse

9am-2pm Saturday
May. 6

La Crosse Beer & Brewery Collectibles Show

Buy, sell, or trade your beer collectibles at this one-day show. Over 75 tables will be filled with beer collectibles and advertising of all kinds. Items from many different breweries include: signs, lights, cans, bottles, labels, tokens, tap handles, trays, calendars, glasses, openers, and more! Bring your old brewery items to sell or get a FREE APPRAISAL by knowledgeable collectors.

Omni Center
Onalaska

9am-12:30pm Saturday
May. 6

Chick to Chopping Block 1

The basics of raising chicks will be the focus in this part 1 of a 2-part class. In this class, learn how to choose your chicks from brooder options, and breed selections. Chick feeding and housing will also be covered. Date: 5/6/2017 Registration Deadline: 5/1/2017

Driftless Folk School
Viroqua

9am-4:30pm Saturday
May. 6

Raising Organic Sheep on Pasture

This full-day class will guide participants through every step of sheep rearing; from grazing strategies, to breed selection, to lambing, and parasite prevention. Whether a hobby farmer, a homesteader, a commercial farmer, or an aspiring livestock (wo)man, this course will give you the confidence plan a flock of your own.

Driftless Folk School
Viroqua

9am-4:30pm Saturday
May. 6

Spring Wild Edibles

Come along for a day of learning, tasting and experiencing wild edibles of Spring in the Kickapoo Valley Reserve. We will use methods to identify plants accurately by their family, characteristics, and the rich habitats where they are common as a safe starting point in wild food gathering.

Kickapoo Valley Reserve
La Farge

noon-5pm Saturday
May. 6

Kin-Day Spring Open House: Family Permaculture Day & Labyrinth Celebration

It’s Kin-Day again! We are so happy to invite you all back to Kinstone for our Annual Spring Open House event – it’s time to get out on the land and see Spring in all her glory! Join us as we celebrate World Labyrinth Day and International Permaculture Day. This event will be held rain or shine. Come dressed for the weather and wear sturdy walking shoes. Activities are planned for the whole family

Kinstone
Fountain City

noon-5pm Saturday
May. 6

Winona Artisan Market

The Winona Artisan Market offers a venue for local makers and artists to sell their quality handcrafted wares to the greater community. A wide variety of goods will be available for purchase from artisans within a 150 mile radius. Some items include: pottery, metalwork, woodwork, jewelry, crochet accessories, natural body care, glasswork, home decor, and much more.

Island City Brewing Company
Winona

2-8pm Saturday
May. 6

Win, Place, or Show? Derby Party at the Charmant Hotel

All the glamour and excitement of the Kentucky Derby is here at The Charmant Hotel on May 6! Starting at 2 p.m., we'll be serving Woodford Reserve Mint Juleps all day long. Watch the race with us on rooftop or in lobby lounge and even have your chance to pick a winner with an exciting raffle! Come in your derby best; there will be prizes for Best Derby Hat and Best Dressed contests.

The Charmant Hotel
La Crosse

7-10pm Saturday
May. 6

DP presents-a Tribute to the Beatles

DP presents- A tribute to the Beatles We are really excited about this one!! This will be One not to miss!!! Laun Braithwaite-Vocals, Guitar Gregg "Cheech" Hall- Vocals and Guitar Nick Lanzel-Bass, Vocals Ryan Torgerson-Drums, Vocals Lisa Freedlund-Keyboards, Vocals Tickets are $20.00 Tickets available at Dear Ear Records, Instrument Repair of La Crosse, PSB, and Tree Hugger's Coop

Court Above Main Street
La Crosse

8:30-11:30pm Saturday
May. 6

Great River Folk Fest Pre-Show featuring Pigtown Fling

As they (may or may not) say: the early bird catches the Folk Fest. You can catch one of the areas favorite bluegrass, folk and shanty bands, PTF here at The Hotel just a few months before and a few miles upriver from the location of this years Great River Folk Fest at Riverside Park, August 25 – 27. Check PTF as they strum, pick, fiddle and hum their way through classics and originals alike.

Trempealeau Hotel
Trempealeau