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Get the FULL Country Music Festival Experience at Winstock 2020!

SPONSORED POST - There are still camping sites available, so gather your group of country music fans and buy your camping pass and tickets today! When you camp with friends it’s more affordable for all of you and you really will get the full experience of coming to Winstock!




Besides only being 40 miles west of the Twin Cities . . .



The early-bird deadline is March 15, 2020. Buy your tickets now to get the best price! Also, don’t forget to include camping so you and your friends get to have the full Winstock experience!
CLICK HERE to buy your tickets now!


Luke Combs
Darius Rucker

Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy
Brett Eldredge
Runaway June
Chris Janson
Phil Vassar
Lainey Wilson
And more!

Please visit the FAQ page on our website for answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the festival. If you don’t find your answers there, please email or call 320.485.4287.

More Information

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French toast, waffle breakfast Sunday, Jan. 26

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, MN – St. Mary of Czestochowa, 1867 95th St. SE, will host a French toast and waffle breakfast from 9 a.m.-noon Sunday, Jan. 26. A free-will offering will benefit the Delano and Watertown food shelves. Sponsored by the Men’s Club and Delano Knights of Columbus.

Waffle breakfast Sunday, Jan. 26

DELANO, MN – St. Maximilian Kolbe School will hot a “build-a-waffle” breakfast and open house from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, in the St. Peter Church cafeteria, 204 River St. S., Delano. All proceeds benefit the school.

St. Maximilian Kolbe School open house Thursday, Jan. 23

DELANO, MN – St. Maximilian Kolbe School, 235 S. Second St., Delano, will host an open house from 6-7:30 Thursday, Jan. 23. Tour classrooms, meet teachers, talk with current parents, get registration information, and more.

One-act play Thursday, Jan. 23

DELANO, MN – Delano High School students will present a performance of a one-act play titled “I Will Go . . . I Will Go . . . “ at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, in the Performing Arts Center.

WHPS View Santa Saturday, Dec. 7

MAPLE PLAIN AND INDEPENDENCE, MN – West Hennepin Public Safety reserve officers will host the 39th annual View Santa event Saturday, Dec. 7. It will take place from 3:45-4:15 p.m. at the Independence City Hall parking lot, 1920 Co. Rd. 90, and from about 4:45-5:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park in Maple Plain. Patrons will have the opportunity to meet and have pictures taken with Santa. Officers will be collecting food and cash donations for area food shelves. See the article in the Nov. 29 edition of the Delano Herald Journal for more information.