The Winona Municipal Band in Winona, Minnesota celebrated its centennial year in 2015! It is the oldest continually performing city band west of the Mississippi River. Visit the Centennial section of this website to learn more about the celebration.

The City of Winona will celebrate the centennial of our Historic Winona Lake Park Bandshell in 2024.

Join us for a full season of concerts in 2024: June 12th through August 14th, Wednesdays from 8:00 - 9:00pm at Winona's historic bandshell in Lake Park.

Program for July 17, 2024

Star Spangled Bannerarr. Bowles
Americans WeHenry Fillmore
AriosoBach arr. Hill
Fantasy on American Sailing SongsClare Grundman
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingShore arr. Ford
Instant ConcertHarold Walters
Jungle MagicHarold Walters
Easter Monday on the White House LawnSousa edt. Rogers
Selections from South PacificRodgers and Hammerstein arr. Leidzen
America the BeautifulWard arr. Dragon

Photo by Mary Farrell, 2024. Please stay tuned to Facebook and the City of Winona website for more updates:

News & Events

WCHS 2024 Calendar Honors Winona Bandshell Centennial

December 28, 2023

Pick up your free Winona County Historical Society 2024 Calendar at the Winona History Center or from other businesses around Winona. The calendar features images and information about the bandshell and history of bands in Winona County.

Program for August 16, 2023 – Final Concert!

August 13, 2023

The 2023 Season runs from June 14th through August 16th, Wednesdays from 8:00 – 9:00pm at Winona’s historic bandshell in Lake Park. If the weather is questionable, call 507-457-8220 to find out if the performance has been canceled.

August 9, 2023 Concert Cancelled

August 9, 2023

Due to inclement weather, the August 9th concert has been cancelled.