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Stockholm, Wisconsin 2014 Events


JULY 2014


July 13, Sunday, 12-4 PM at Running Dog Ranch--Sheep to Loom-A Journey (Adults)

Learn the holistic process from breeding sheep to weaving wool. Meet three sheep who were specially bred. Learn about breeding, shearing, washing/sorting, carding/combing to spinning and dying yarn. Warp a small loom and begin weaving a project that can be taken home.

For more information and to register, visit

July 19, Saturday 41st Annual Stockholm Art Fair

One of the best art fairs in the Midwest, featuring the juried selection of over 100 artists. Their work embraces painting, photography, sculpture, jewelry, clay, glass, fiber, wood carving, leatherwork and more. A delectable array of locally made foods is on hand, talented regional musicians perform onstage throughout the day, and there are activities for children. 

July 20, Sunday, Calvary Chruch Annual Picnic


July 26, Saturday 11-3 PM— ArtOut Stockholm

Join us for Abode Gallery's ArtOut! Visit with painters, poets, and all types of creative folk as they make art through out the Village of Stockholm! Soak in the creativity and be inspired.

Join in at 3 P.M. to see, hear and experience the art, poetry and music created during the day.



August 2-3, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. At Running Dog Ranch--Watercolor & Ink: Marks and Symbols to Art (Age 14+ and Adults)

A workshop designed for students from beginning to intermediate levels. The workshop will explore watercolor and ink interaction in a variety of techniques and combinations. Students will discover the beauty of transforming the natural world into their marking process with ink and enhancing it with watercolor. The instructor, Douglas Eckheart, was an Art Professor for 40 years at Luther College and owns an Art Gallery in Decorah, IA. For more information visit

August, 8, Friday, Calvary Chruch Old Fashioned Pie & Ice Cream Social, with supper offered


August 16, Saturday — Eventive Stockholm

Select Stockholm merchants have crafted dozens of experiences from which you can choose. Meet locl artists, experts and producers. Learn a new Skill, taste new and exciting things. Create something Beautiful. For complete events details, click here.


August 16, Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Running Dog Ranch--Build and Bake in a Portable Brick Oven Class (Adults)

Join David S. Cargo to build a portable stacked-brick oven to make your own wood fired pizza and breads. Build, bake and sample while having a fun time on the ranch! For more information visit


August 16, Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Running Dog Ranch—Copper Chain Necklace with Removable Pendant (Adults)

Make a copper chain, clasp and one or two interchangeable pendants. All skill levels are welcome to create your own wearable work of art. Make a piece to treasure for the rest of your life. Cindy King has pieces exhibited in local galleries such as Abode and her exhibits are in juried art shows in Western WI. For more information visit


August 22, Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Running Dog Ranch--Hot Process Soap Basics (Adults)

Nancy Brooks will help you discover the hot process of soap making along with the benefits of using herbs and essential oils versus artificial materials. Then you will create your batch of homemade soap and leave with a full batch. You will learn scenting, tinting, molding cut tine and packaging from certified organic ingredients. For more information visit



September 13-14, Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Running Dog Ranch—Sculpting Character Dolls 101 (Age 12 + Adults)

Join us for a fun exploration of sculpting characters in polymer clay! Make an heirloom for future, a tribute to a friend or family member, or just experiment with a completely new face! The Saturday workshop will focus on sculpting a head for a 6-10 in. one-of-a kind doll, with an extension to an optional Sunday class (for those who want to further explore making hands and feet and discussing body construction). Rose Vincent has been sculpting dolls since 2001 and also is a musician. For more information visit


September 20, Saturday — ArtOut Stockholm

Sponsored by Abode Gallery, this event will feature talented artists set up around the village. Visit with them and watch them create with the inspiration of our quaint village as their backdrop!


September 20, Saturday 1-3:30 p.m. at Running Dog Ranch—Beginning Fruit Wine Making and Tasting (Adults)

This fruity class will give a "how to" introduction to making "fruit" wines (sweet and dry) from scratch. Learn how to sweeten, filter, bottle and taste wine made from organic homegrown fruit (such as apples, rhubarb, cherries, raspberries), herbs, combinations of fruit and much more...Corrine Young has been making over 25 different kinds of wine since 2004 and she grows her own organic fruit and herbs. For more information visit


October 3-5, Friday & Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm – Fall Fresh Art Tour

A self-guided studio and gallery tour through the villages and countryside near beautiful Lake Pepin and Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley. Held at the onset of fall color, it includes up to 15 eclectic galleries and artists' studios.


October 10, Friday 10-5 — Saami Jewelry Class at Ingebretsen's

Liz Bucheit, the award-winning jeweler of Crown Trout Jewelry in Lanesboro, Minnesota, will teach a mixed-level class utilizing the natural materials of the Saami people in arctic Scandinavia.  Beginners will explore the traditional jewelry techniques of triple braiding with pewter wire and reindeer hide. More advanced students will create a wide multi-braided bracelet with a variety of braids and coils. Click here for more information and to register.


October 23-26, Thursday through Sunday – Flyway Film Festival

An international festival of new indie films showing at venues in Stockholm and Pepin. Now in its seventh year, it has become one of the most acclaimed film festivals in the country. Its small-town setting allows an unusual degree of interaction between film creators and their audience.

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November 1 & 2, Saturday & Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm – A Women's Weekend

Special programs, artists, and sales in Stockholm's wonderful array of shops.

November 8 & 9, Saturday & Sunday 11 am to 6 pm – Great River Road Wine Trail Holiday Harvest Wine & Food Festival

A breathtaking drive through the picturesque hills of the Driftless Area, with stops at award-winning wineries and cideries along the way. The trail leads through parts of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa, with opportunities to sample holiday foods and wines at each stop.


November 15, Saturday - Eventive Stockholm

You are invited to a day of hands-on creative, engaging and enjoyable experiences in Stockholm, Wisconsin.  Create a day filled with things that interest you. Details coming soon!


December. 6, Saturday 10 am to 6 pm – Stockholm Country Christmas

Horse-drawn wagon rides, Christmas treats, Santa out and about, and a visit from St. Lucia—all in a festively decorated village with an abundance of gift ideas not found anywhere else south of the North Pole.

Dec. 20, Saturday 11 am to 5 pm – Winter Solstice Sale and Celebration