Winona Dixieland Jazz

       Dixieland and Banjo events 2017


Saturday, September 7, 12:00-2:00, Gate City

Jazz Band at Farm Fest, in the tent.       

  $8.00 to get in


Midwest Banjofest in Lacrosse

September 15-17

Organized by Paul Erickson,

Hall of Fame Banjo Player from Lacrosse


Sunday, September 24, 6-8pm

Gate City Dixieland Jazz Band

playing your Dixieland favorites.

No cover charge, but will

pass the hat at intermission time


Sunday, October 29, 6-8pm

Last time for 2017.  Next planned

Sunday night Dixieland will be

February with a Mardi Gras

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 2017 Winona Mardi Gras

February 26, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Jefferson Pub & Grill

Main Dining Room

58 Center Street

Winona, MN


12:30  The Southside Aces are a great band from Minneapolis.  This is the first time at our festival.  Imagine yourself in a New Orleans Dance Hall.


2:45  The Gate City Jazz Band is a popular eight piece band from Winona playing your Dixieland favorites.  They also play at the Jefferson Pub & Grill 6:00 - 8:00pm on the last Sunday of the month (February - October.)


5:00  Les Fields and the Notables are top musicians from all over.  They know all the tunes, don't even use music.  Their first time together was at the 2016 Festival.  They are back by popular demand for 2017.  They are very good!


For information, email:

or call: (507)822-9411


        Remember the live Dixieland performance with the Gate City Dixieland Band, 6-8 pm in the main dining room of the Jefferson Pub & Grill on the last Sunday of every month through October .  The best Dixieland  music in South Eastern Minnesota!  For directions, click on MAPS at the top of web site.

Click on MAPS at top for directions to locations

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION will show Musician information  



Heartfelt thanks to the Underwriters,

Sponsors, and donors who funded

the festival so it is free to the public!


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