The Cal Fremling has several upcoming events that are available to the WSU and Winona communities. Register in advance to reserve your space. Payment is due upon boarding.

Family Weekend 2017

The WSU Cal Fremling is offering $6 boat tours of the Mississippi during Family Weekend 2017.

If you have a Winona State University email, buy tickets through the "Winona State University Community." If you do not have a WSU email, buy tickets through "General Public."


Sept. 16 11am-12pm
Sept. 16 12:30-1:30pm
Sept. 16 2-3pm
Sept. 16 3:30-4:30pm
Sept. 16 5-6pm


Sept. 17 11am-12pm
Sept. 17 12:30-1:30pm

Partner Events

History on the River

Winona State University will once again partner with the Winona County Historical Society for the History on the River series. The 90-minute tours cover a variety of educational and entertaining programs. These educational cruises take place on Thursday evenings throughout the summer.

$22 members, $27 non-members; pick three for $60 (members)/$75 (non-members).

June 15
Steamboating History of the Upper Mississippi with Robert Taunt - 7pm
June 22
Fiddlin' History on the River with Betsy Niel - 7pm
July 13
John Latsch: The Man and His River with Mary Farrell - 7pm
July 20
GRSF: A look into Shipwrecked! and the Iliad with GRSF company members - 7pm
Aug. 3
Winona's Lumber Industry with Mr. W. H. Laird (Ray Felton) - 7pm
Aug. 10
A Look at the Levee: Past, Present, and Future with Keith Nelson - 7pm
Aug. 17
Jazz on the River with Les Fields and the Turkey River All-Stars - 7pm
Aug. 24
Winona Port Operations with President of CD Corp. Dan Nisbit - 6:30pm
Sept. 7
Mississippi Gold Star Paddle with Jim Crigler - 6pm
Sept. 14
Mississippi River Archeology with Andy Bloedorn - 6pm
Sept. 21
The Will of Dilg and the Will of Latsch with Mike Kennedy - 5:30pm

For more information or to order tickets, visit the History on the River Cruises website or call 507.454.2723.