Selected Community Events
Fresh Art Fall Tour
Oct 5, 2012 10 am to 5 pm
Oct 6, 2012 10 am to 5 pm
Oct 7, 2012 10 am to 5 pm
Pepin & Stockholm, WI
Fresh Art Fall Tour - a thing of beauty
The vibrant arts scene in Wisconsin’s Pepin and southern Pierce County, welcomes visitors for the annual Fresh Art Fall Tour, Friday through Sunday, October 5-6-7, 10am to 5pm.
The self-guided tour includes 17 sites, many along Highway 35, also known as the Great River Road - this year voted as the most beautiful drive in the US (by Huffington Post). These sites are located in Maiden Rock, Stockholm and Pepin. Working
inland from Lake Pepin along picutresque roads, like "Elk Creek" and "Beaver Slide", to more sites in Plum City and Durand.
Artists open their homes, studios and galleries to display and sell their works, with hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
Part of the tour’s appeal is the area’s scenery, with the Mississippi and Chippewa rivers and Lake Pepin. Check pepinwisconsin.com for tourism information. There also are unique cafes and restaurants to try and many inns in the area
for an overnight stay.
For details on the Fresh Art Tour, including dining and lodging options and a map of participating sites, check freshart.org.