A look at what’s going on this weekend in and around Winona:

Third annual Free Music Winona

Broken World Records on East Third Street is hosting its third year of Free Music Winona, Minnesota, a chance to see several local and regional artists without needing a ticket, wristband or cover charge.

The event, which started Thursday night, will take place 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday and 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday, all at Broken World Records. Groups including Unity the Band, Left Lane Cruiser, the Heaping Spoonfuls and Deathless Dogs will play.

In addition to donation boxes in several locations, FMWM will donate 5% of sales to a local charity that will be decided by a poll on the event’s Facebook page.

Since the shows are free, event organizers ask that event-goers buy a drink (non-alcoholic drinks will be available) to show support.

Easter egg hunt at Elmaro Vineyard

If you’re up for venturing to the Wisconsin side of the river to hunt for some Easter eggs this weekend, you’re in luck.

Elmaro Vineyard in Trempealeau will host its annual Easter egg hunt Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

The various egg hunts will be appropriate for all ages, including babies. All children will receive prizes, and cookies and hot cocoa will be available for purchase.

Musician and local favorite Hans Mayer will perform popular children’s music immediately after the event at 10:30 a.m.

Other events

Brewery tour, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Island City Brewing

Deviant Dance Party & Hangout, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday at Island City Brewing

DJ Ramble, 9 p.m. Friday at Ed’s No Name Bar

Free taproom yoga, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Island City Brewing

Kids’ cooking class, 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Bluff Country Co-op

Drum circle, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Winona Arts Center

Live music


Jack Norton, 4 to 7 p.m. at Elmaro Vineyard in Trempealeau, Wis.

Wilki, 6 to 8 p.m. at Acoustic Cafe

Under Paris Skies, 6 to 9 p.m. at Signatures Restaurant

Ben Chitek, 7 p.m. at the Trempealeau Hotel

Magpie Revival, 7 to 9 p.m. at Blooming Grounds Coffee House

Your Mom, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Tavern 129


Hans Mayer, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Elmaro Vineyard

Jamin Barth, 2 to 5 p.m. at Elmaro Vineyard

Gin Mill Hollow, 7 to 10 p.m. at Island City Brewing

Hiroya Tsukamoto, 7 p.m. at the Big River Theatre in Alma, Wis.

The Ex-Bombers, 8 p.m. at the Trempealeau Hotel

Joel Ward, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Hei & Low Tap

J. Plaza, Pelly, Bando Bunch and more, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Ed’s No Name Bar


Acoustic Jam, 4 to 6:30 p.m. at Acoustic Cafe

Island City Jazz Jam, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Island City Brewing

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