Saturday, March 28 @ 7pm
Laatikko: Violinist Sara Pajunen
explores Minnesota’s Finnish history
with captivating story and song

A classically trained violinist and composer, Sara Pajunen knits the landscapes of musical and narrative verse into a captivating multimedia program.

Entitled, “Laatikko” (Finnish for “Box”) the project is built upon Pajunen’s discovery of the deeply personal letters and photographs of Minnesota’s early Finnish immigrants. By merging her ancestral study with a profound musical agility, Pajunen has crafted an unparalleled performance that honors the major hardships and small victories of our individual and collective selves.

HandsExhibitPrior to the show, from 4:30–6:30pm, Abode Gallery (located just below WideSpot) has a Special Exhibit Wine & Cheese Opening for Hands,” — extraordinary photographic work by Petronella Ytsma.


Following Laatikko, WideSpot invites the audience to stay for a discussion with the artist, complemented by a FREE dessert and coffee bar.  More…

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Season 5 Event Calendar

LAATIKKO with Sara Pajunen:
Saturday, March 28 at 7pm


Brokedown Dollys:
Saturday, April 11 at 7pm

WORD: with Yata and Chris Valillo:
Saturday, April 25 at 7pm


Patchouli: A May Day Celebration & Concert:
Saturday, May 2 at 7pm

Café Accordion:
Saturday, May 9 at 7pm

Lake Pepin Idol Talent Show:
Saturday, May 30 at 7pm


Goin’ Coastal Radio Variety Show
Season Finale:
Sunday, June 7 at 7pm

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Welcome to WideSpot

WideSpotBldg_144x144WideSpot celebrates it’s FIFTH SEASON with more great music, its own live (and popular!) audience variety show, and community theater productions and events! Located in a historic opera hall in the Village of Stockholm, the intimate space brings audience and the arts together in exciting ways. Check out the event calendar above to see what the remaining Season Five holds, and be part of the excitement!