The Picks: La Crosse Chamber Chorale Performance, Pump House Artist Reception & More Event Picks!

March 3-9, 2023

New local picks every Thursday evening to get your weekend started! Check back each week to see La Crosse Local’s picks and to make sure not to miss out on events throughout the year.

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Friday 3/3

UWL Theatre Department Presents The Secret in the Wings – Be sure to catch a performance of Mary Zimmerman’s The Secret in the Wings presented by the UWL Theatre Department. Filled with dark mystery, fairy tales, and Zimmerman’s signature wit and humor, audiences are sure to be captivated by the story and the acting. There will be shows on March 2-4, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. and March 5, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. Purchase your tickets now.
Pump House Regional Arts Center Artist Reception – Join the Pump House Regional Arts Center in celebrating their newest gallery exhibitions with their open house artist reception from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday evening. Enjoy complimentary wine and snacks, meet the artists and see their work including David Williams in The Street Less Traveled, James Byrne in Unforeseen Anomalies, and Daniel Scraith in Blooms of the Pandemic.

Photo by Take3

Saturday 3/4

Take 3 at the Cappella Performing Arts Center – TAKE3 is a nationally recognized act that captivates audiences around the country with their performances of top pop hits, Americana, and classical favorites. You can see the genre-defying trio perform live at the Cappella Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 4th with songs from Bach and Beethoven to Bieber and The Beach Boys. Buy your tickets now, and use promo code MUSIC for $5 off the ticket price!
Floral Realm Release Party at The Warehouse – Stop into the Warehouse on Saturday at 6:00 pm to see Grimrose, Neck Wrung, AOL, Stripes and more local bands live. Enjoy live entertainment and new songs from Grimrose at the Floral Realm release party.

Sunday 3/5

There will be Rest Presented by La Crosse Chamber Chorale – Come and see the La Crosse Chamber Chorale’s spring production, There will be Rest on March 4th and March 5th at the Saint Rose Convent. The chamber chorale will be singing some lesser known music, including works by Lithuanian composer Vytautas Miškinis and English composer Robert Pearsall, as well as more familiar classics such as the iconic “Miserere” by Gregorio Allegri.

Alpine Inn Bar Olympics – Head to the Alpine Inn on Sunday afternoon for their first winter bar Olympic Games. Entry per each team of four is $20 and includes entrance to the games and 2 pitchers or buckets. The winning team receives a quarter barrel party and second place wins a $50 alpine gift certificate.

Coming Up (3/10 – 3/16)

Kit Mayer & The Pack with Alex Toast at the Pump House – Purchase your tickets for a concert on Saturday, March 11, 2023 by Kit Mayer and The Pack with an opening performance by Alex Toast. The performance starts at 7:30 pm and the doors open at 7:00 pm at the Pump House Regional Arts Center. Tickets are $30 for the general public, $25 for members and $15 for students and military.

On the Road (3/3 – 3/9)

Gregg “Cheech” Hall at Saxon Hall – Make the short road trip to Saxon Hall in Brownsville, Minnesota to see Gregg “Cheech” Hall live! The show starts at 7:00 pm and goes until 10:00 pm on Saturday night. You can also enjoy great food and drinks along with the entertainment.
Andy Hughes Music Live at Let’s Shine Coffee – Road trip to Hillsboro this Saturday for coffee and live music. Come see Andy Hughes at Let’s Shine Coffee presented by Broken Wrist Records from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Sip on some coffee, maybe grab some breakfast food, and enjoy a live performance from a local favorite.

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