Women’s Weekend Out 2024

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Women’s Weekend Out 2024

April 5 @ 8:00 am - April 7 @ 5:00 pm


The 22nd annual Women’s Weekend Out in Decorah, Iowa.


Women’s Weekend Out is a 3-day shopping, dining, and entertainment extravaganza. Visit your favorite shops and find new ones. With more than 12 walkable blocks, Decorah is sure to keep you and your girlfriends busy. Full list of participating shops is below.

Swag Bag Tickets on sale now! (SCROLL TO BOTTOM OF PAGE) Every participating business contributes to the Swag bags – so they have great items from our local shops, promotions, and special deals. Contents in the bags vary. Pick-up is Friday, April 5th and Saturday morning April 6th. Purchase yours at the link below.

Special Events Include:

—————FRIDAY, APRIL 5TH ——————

2-6 PM | Baubles by Bird | J. Tupy’s on Water Street.
Stylish handmade jewelry for all ages made by McGregor artisan Bird Skemp.

4-7 PM | Bubbles, Baubles, and Bling Champagne Party | Agora Arts.
A chance to purchase a mystery bag ($20) or a Mega Mystery ($40) during this sparkling happy hour event.

430 – 530 PM | Friday “The Happiest Hour” w/ Driftless Yoga Center & Impact Coffee.
Kick off the WWO weekend at Driftless Yoga Center. Tickets are $25 available HERE for the one-hour Yoga + MOCKtail mini event. The hour is a breath-centered, spring-focused yoga practice, followed by a hydrating MOCKtail crafted by Impact Coffee’s Mixologist Brittany Grendler.

6-715 PM | Sound Healing | Let Go Studio.
RSVP Required. Cost $35. Space is limited.

5 – 7 PM | Live Music & Craft Cocktails | Rendered Unique.
Live music in the shop from 5-7pm with Bree Sauer and Katie Steege and Craft cocktails available from Traveling Tapster.

7 PM | Bingo | Impact Coffee.
Free to attend and participate. 7PM Start (but arrive early to secure a table.) Prizes for winners. Specialty Spring Drinks available for purchase.

7 PM | Gallery Opening Event | ArtHaus.
Featuring emerging artists and tasting by PIVO Brewery.

7 – 9 PM | Line Dancing | Convergence CiderWorks.
Instruction from 7-8 PM and then dancing until 9 PM. Free to attend.

8 PM | Live Music | Pulpit Rock Brewing.
Free to attend. Musicians JJ Messerole and Ryne Doughty.

830 PM | Comedy Show | T-Bock’s.
Tickets are $20 ahead of time and $22 at the door. Buy Tickets HERE on Eventbrite. General Admission seating is first come first served. Doors open at 7:30pm, so come early to get your preferred seat and/or save a table for your group. Showtime begins at 8:30pm. Located in T-Bock’s Upstairs with a full bar that includes beer, wine, and cocktails. There is no food available Upstairs, so feel free to join us on the main floor of the Restaurant for dinner before the show. Comedians Derek Zoo and Mark Poolos.

—————-SATURDAY, APRIL 6TH —————————–


830 AM | Style Show Brunch | Hotel Winneshiek.
Eight business join together to put on this popular Style Show in the Steyer Opera House at Hotel Winneshiek. Tickets are $20 and must be purchased in advance from one of the Style Show businesses (J. Tupy’s on Water Street, Double Windsor Men’s Clothing Co., Driftless Yoga Center, Modish, Rendered Unique, Revelation, Sparrow’s, Driftless Botanicals). The ticket includes catered brunch by River Road Bakery (Menu: Quiche Lorraine, Salad & Fruit, Assorted Pastries & Breads, Coffee. For extra charge attendees can purchase bloody marys and mimosas). Style Show Sponsors include Assured Partners Brian, Peggy, Nikki, Decorah Bank & Trust, Edward Jones Nathan Paulsen, Hacker, Nelson & Co. P.C., Inspire(d) Media, Northwestern Mutual, Viking State Bank & Trust.

9 AM | Strawberry Fields to Start the Day | Market 52.
FREE delicious donuts & muffins from Gabby Lou’s (Harmony, MN) and “Strawberry Fields” drink from Mill Street Mocha (Decorah, IA). Local author Sue Lienau will also be on-sitefor a special book signing. Author of 2 books about Ruford, an eagle that lives in Decorah.

9 AM – 1 PM |  Craft & Vendor Show | Danan Lansing Building, Winneshiek County Fairgrounds.
Hosted by Shine Bright with Brecka. Sponsored by Serenity Fitness and Kymar Acres. Featuring more than 30 vendors. Decorah Girl Scouts serving lunch. Free-will donation encouraged to benefit the Alzheimer‘s Association.

10 – 1115 AM | Sound Healing | Let Go Studio.
RSVP Required. Cost $35. Space is limited.

10AM – Noon | Spring Launch  | Rendered Unique.
Shop Spring Collection while you enjoy Morning Mimosas, Bloody Marys, and spiked cold brew. Traveling Tapster onsite at Rendered Unique.

10 AM – 3 PM | Pop up Shop with Nomad Camper Boutique | Salu Sauna + Wellness Spa.
A remodeled camper carrying trendy women‘s clothing and accessories.

11 AM – 1 PM | Cotacachi Leather Pop-up Shop | The Landing Market.
Full grain leather purses, clutches, wallets, crossbodies. Products designed in NE Iowa and handmade in Ecuador.

2PM | SOLD OUT | Saturday Cocktail Class at Rendered Unique |
Jayme Tegeler, owner of Traveling Tapster, hosts a Cocktail Class featuring Margaritas, Martinis, and Mojitos!

10 AM – 5 PM | Secrets of the Cellar | Empty Nest Winery.
A showcase of the winery‘s vintage bottles dating back a decade.

6-9 PM | Live Music with Steve Schroeder | Toppling Goliath.
Steve Schroeder will be performing country favorites. Free to attend. Food & Drinks available for purchase.

730 PM | Driftless Jazz Performance | Impact Coffee.
Luther Musicians. Standard Jazz + Pop Covers. Vocalists, brass, and keys. No Cover.

8 PM | Live Music | Pulpit Rock Brewing.
Free to attend. Musician Luke Callen.

——————–SUNDAY, APRIL 7TH —————————–
10AM | Sunday Champagne Tasting Experience at Rubaiyat Restaurant | SOLD OUT
Ticketed Event: 4 pours & a snack plate $35. Space is limited so call 563-382-9463 to reserve your spot.

1 – 5 PM |  Secrets of the Cellar | Empty Nest Winery.
A showcase of the winery‘s vintage bottles dating back a decade. Free.

2-4 PM | Trivia  | Empty Nest Winery.
Free to join. Teams capped at 6 people.


More than 40 Participating Locations for Shopping & Special In-Store Events for the WWO Weekend:

1 Ace Kitchen Place – Saturday has in-store product demos, Kitchen Cash with qualifying purchase
2 Agora Arts – Baubles & Bling Ring Event all weekend, Geometry Event all weekend
3 Alainn Medical Aesthetics and Health – Drawing for AnteAGE VRS system – a $140 value. Obtain a specially marked business card good for one free unit of Botox. At Agora Arts Friday (4-7PM) and Craft & Vendor Show (9AM to 1PM).
4 ArtHaus – ReOpening of the Maker’s Market.  Shopping Saturday from 10AM to 6PM
5 Cardboard Robot –
6 Convergence CiderWorks – Paired Cider & Charcuterie Special all weekend long
7 Decorah Hatchery
8 Double Windsor Mens Clothing Co. – Featured in the Saturday Style Show
9 Dragonfly Books – 20% off literary-themed tote.  Buy two pair of bookish socks, get one free.  Spend $100 and get a free pair of Lilliput earrings (while supplies last.)
10 Dress by Morgan Lynn
11 Driftless Botanicals – Featured in the Saturday Style Show.
12 Driftless Yoga Center – Happiest Hour Event on Friday Night
13 Empty Nest Winery – Closed on Friday, Open Saturday (10-5pm) & Sunday(1-5pm), Featuring “Secrets of the Cellar” with many wines being between 5-10 years old, Trivia on Sunday 2-4pm (free to join, teams of 6)
14 The Getup
15 Hammel Jewelers – Free diamond inspection and cleaning.
16 Heavenly Made Gifts & The Gnome Store – Shop & sip wine samples from Eagles Landing Winery on Saturday from 1-3PM.
17 Impact Coffee – Thursday Trivia. Friday Bingo. Saturday Draftless Jazz.
18 Interior Design by Emily
19 J. Tupy’s on Water Street – Baubles by Bird pop-up in the store (earrings, necklaces, other accessories), Treats & Give-aways in-store.
20 K.L. Design – Special Hours for WWO: Shop & Enjoy Homemade Norwegian Lefse and Refreshments on Friday 4-6pm and Saturday 10AM – 3PM
21 Kozi Pie Shoppe
22 La Rana Bistro – Special Cocktail for the Weekend: Smokey Spring Paloma (mezcal, grapefruit, strawberry, salt rim)
23 Let Go Studio – Two Sound Healing Events (Must RSVP to Let Go Studio) Friday April 6th from 6PM – 715PM, Saturday April 7th 10AM – 11:15AM
24 The Landing Market – Sunny C Vodka Cocktail available at the Buzz all weekend.  (Vodka + Root 43’s pressed juice called ‘Sunny C’).
25 Mabes Pizza
26 Magic Morpho – Open Late on Friday, Artist Popup: Brittnee from B. Noted textiles, Angel Reader Joan Stone is in-store
27 Magpie Coffeehouse & Cafe – Saturday.  avendar Mimosas for $5 from 730-930AM
28 Margaret’s Boutique – 20% off all Spring tops!
29 Market 52 – Open WWO: Friday 10AM – 5PM, Saturday 9AM – 4PM, Sunday 11AM – 4PM (Saturday Morning special author signing, treats)
30 Modish – In-Store Experience Classique Soiree: A Casual Chic Event
31 Oneota Food Co-op
32 Perfect Edge – 20% off all Bozz prints (Prints, Postcards, Stickers, Magnets, Ornaments) on Friday and Saturday while supplies last.
33 Pulpit Rock Brewing – Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights, Special beer “What a Cutie” available – brewed in collaboration with the Women on the Pulpit Rock team
34 Rendered Unique – Friday Traveling Tapster at the shop from 4-8pm and Live Music from 5-7PM / Saturday, Traveling Tapster from 10AM-Noon. / Free Gift w/in-store purchase of $75+.
35 Revelation / Merle Norman Cosmetics / Les Wigs Renee – Kissable Lips Contest! Are your lips the most smooch-worthy? Come in, try on a new lip color, and kiss an entry form to find out! Winner receives $25 Gift Certificate. Serving refreshments with edible kisses! Specials throughout the store. Open late Friday until 8pm. Also featured in the Saturday Style Show!
36 Rod & Rivet
37 Rubaiyat Restaurant – Barrel aged isn’t just for the boys! Try a barrel aged red wine tasting flight.
38 Salú Sauna & Wellness Spa – For every $100 spent in-store, receive a free, 30-minute, sauna experience. Saturday pop-up shop with Nomad Boutique (10AM – 3PM)
39 Seed Savers Exchange / Lillian Goldman Visitor Center
40 Serenity Fitness – Find Serenity Fitness at the Craft & Vendor Show
41 Shear Wonders & Shear Wonders Boutique – Kan Can and Judy Blue capris and shorts are here and JUST IN! A new line of Corkies Sandals.! Friday and Saturday 20% off storewide.
42 Shine Bright with Brecka – Find Shine Bright at the Craft & Vendor Show
43 Silver Birch
44 Sparrow’s – Featured in the Saturday Style Show.
45 StoryPeople – Launch of our one-time-ever Great Sculpture Closeout Sale. Free in-store treasures to share with the big and little sweethearts in your life.
46 TBock’s Sports Bar & Grill – Friday – Comedy Night featuring Derik Zoo and Mark Poolos. $20 ticket available on Eventbrite. $22 at the door. General admission seating. Doors open at 730.
47 Toppling Goliath – Saturday evening Steve Schroeder performing 6-9. Free to attend event.



April 5 @ 8:00 am
April 7 @ 5:00 pm


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