Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region invites community members and food lovers to its annual Taste of Winona event to be held on August 21-22 online and at Winona ORC in Winona. Taste of Winona 2020 is sponsored by Merchants Bank and made possible through partnerships with the La Crosse Community Foundation and Great Rivers United Way.
Ticket holders will receive a picnic basket filled with flavors from Acoustic Café, Bluff Country Co-op, Miya Japanese Bistro, Nate & Ally’s, Signatures Restaurant, Tate’s Cakes, and Toppers Pizza. Beverages provided with the picnic baskets are courtesy of Hy-Vee. Picnic basket pick up will be done in a safe and socially distant manner at Winona ORC on Saturday, August 22, from 5 to 7 p.m. A drive-through pick-up station allows ticket holders to quickly pick up their items and maintain a safe social distance.
Additionally, the online auction for the event will be open to the public beginning on August 21. Auction item wins will be available for pick up during the picnic basket pick-up time. Auction items available include a six-month dining package at Bub’s Brewing Company, golf for four at Trempealeau Mountain Golf Club, Pampered Chef baskets, an autographed Vikings’ football, artwork from local artists, and much more!
You may also bid or donate online before and during the event at https://one.bidpal.net/tow2020/welcome. All proceeds will support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region and its mission to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.
To purchase a ticket for a picnic basket, visit https://one.bidpal.net/tow2020/ticketing or call 608-782-2227 to purchase tickets over the phone. Advance ticket prices are $30 for an individual, $55 for two, and a group of four package for $110.