Northwest Wisconsin Events

Upcoming events:

  • Sat
    27
    May
    2017

    Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Day & Boat Show

    10 a.m.-4 p.m.Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum, Spooner

    Join us at the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum is for its annual summer season opening event. Enjoy live music in the beer garden while sampling the food and beverages available. There is a canoe and wooden boat show in front of the museum, museum tours and open house in the museum exhibit hall, and ongoing activities and demostrations in the canoe workshop.

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017

    Lawn Mower Races

    Fifield

    Hot laps are at noon; races begin at 1 p.m.; six classes – IMOW, AP, SP, STOCK, BP, and FX; trophies for top five places; 1/6-mile oval track; grandstand seating; concessions will be available. Proceeds go to the Fifield Volunteer Fire Department. Affiliated with the American Racing Mower Association (ARMA) and the Badger State Mower Racing Association (BSMRA). 715-762-4739

  • Thu
    01
    Jun
    2017

    Truck Pull & Independence Day Celebration

    Kennan

    Parade starts at 10:15 a.m. and ends at Memorial Park; horseshoe tournament after the parade; craft sale begins at 11 a.m.; softball tournament-11am; 4-wheel truck pull-1pm (registration begins at 11am); bingo, concessions, kids games and crowning of the queen. Sponsored by the Kennan Volunteer Fire Department.

  • Sat
    03
    Jun
    2017

    17th Annual Putt Run Motorcycle Ride Fundraiser

    Phillips
    Help raise money for a local non-profit organization with this fun group ride through the scenic Northwoods RAIN or SHINE. Participate in a poker run, 50/50 raffle, and ticket drawings at each stop for various prizes. The final stop includes drawings for other registration prizes as well as great music. All makes of motorcycles and types of vehicles are welcome - car, truck, or whatever you like. All adults are welcome. Come join the ride, make new friends and enjoy the beautiful Northwood’s route. Find the Putt Run on Facebook and Share the information when it gets closer to the event date.
  • Sat
    10
    Jun
    2017

    Tri-County Dairy Breakfast

    6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.Washburn County Fairgrounds, Spooner

    Bring your apetite and your love of Wisconsin's dairy products to the annual Tri County Dairy Breakfast held at the Washburn County Fairgrounds in Spooner. Enjoy a delicious breakfast of pancakes, local maple syrup & honey butter, sausage, Wisconsin cheese, mild and of course, ice cream! In addition, enjoy great activities includeing face painting, petting zoo, FFA alumni silent auction, door prizes, horse & wagon rides, music and the famous cow. For more information call 715-822-8804.

  • Sat
    10
    Jun
    2017

    Annual Iron River Veterans Memorial Park Bike Ride – 8 Mile and 48 Mile Ride

    8am-3pmIron River, WI

    • Annual Iron River Veterans Memorial Park Bike Ride – 8 Mile and 48 Mile Ride
      Starts and finishes at the Iron River Community Center, 8275 E. Mill Street, Iron River, Wisconsin
      Water and snack stops en route. T-shirt and course map will be available the day of the ride. food and beverages will be available at the Community Center at the completion of the ride. Entry Fee: $25 On Or Before May 19, $30 After May 19. Registrations must be received by May 19th to receive a shirt on ride day.Payment must be made by check.

      Checks Payable To: Veterans Memorial Park Association

      Mail To: Ray Kangas, 71590 Hoover Line Road, Iron River, WI 54847

      Questions Call: Ray Kangas 715-372-4654   Email: raykaa@cheqnet.net

  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017

    Fifield Fire Fabulous Flambeau Float

    Fifield
    Join the Fifield Volunteer Firefighters on this float down the South Fork of the Flambeau River. Proceeds to go towards the purchase of a new fire truck. There will be prizes, food and more! The details of the event are still being determined. Mark your calendars and check the Facebook page for event updates.
  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017

    Railroad Heritage Festival

    9 a.m.-4 p.m.Railroad Memories Museum, Spooner

    Come celebrate the history of the railroad in Spooner at the annual Railroad Heritage Festival. Museum tours from 10-5. Model train show at Spooner Elementary School from 9-4 and a Super Brat Feed in Centennial Park. For more information call: 715-635-3325 or 715-635-6324

  • Sun
    18
    Jun
    2017

    Father's Day Lunch Train

    12:00 pmWisconsin Great Northern Railroad Train Depot, Spooner

    Treat dad to a very special lunch this Father's Day onboard the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad. See a locomotive up close and relax onboard a 1950's era train. Along the way you will delight in a scrumptious meal and see typical sights of the Northwoods. Full service bar is available on this 2 hour excursion. Visit the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad Website or call 715-635-3200

  • Thu
    22
    Jun
    2017
    Sun
    25
    Jun
    2017

    Hayward Musky Festival

    10:00 amHayward

    IMG_2167Hayward's largest community festival celebrating Wisconsin's Northwoods and our great fishing tradition. Musky Festival takes place the weekend following Father's Day weekend each year in downtown Hayward, Wisconsin.

    The weekend includes the crowning of the Musky Festival Queen, sidewalk sales, large handmade art & craft show, live music, children's games, mouth-watering food booths, 5K/ Run/Walk and 10K Run as well as a Minnow Run for those 12 and younger, catch & release fishing contest, fishing photo contest, a carnival and large street dances featuring Midwest known music groups on Friday and Saturday nights. The whole weekend concludes with the Grand Parade on Sunday down Main Street.

    Click here for more information.

  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017

    Price County Community Fun Day

    Phillips

    All ages are invited to enjoy the activities at this community fun day which will start off with the 5k Color Run. Other activities include slip 'n slide kickball (slip-n-slides as baselines with kiddie pools as bases), human foosball, 4-wheeler pull in the grandstand area, concessions, vendors and booths with a variety of items, plus many other fun activities for everyone. This event is being sponsored by the Price County Fair Association. Visit the website and Facebook page for updates.
  • Thu
    06
    Jul
    2017
    Sat
    08
    Jul
    2017

    64th Annual Heart of the North Rodeo

    7:30 pmWashburn County Fairgrounds, Spooner

    Since 1954, Spooner Rodeo has guaranteed -- and delivered -- the biggest thrills, spills and outright excitement that professional rodeo can offer. Every year at Spooner, top-ranked competitors pit their skills against the clock and Barnes Company's biggest, roughest and wiliest stock in pro rodeo's most exciting events: bareback and saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, barrel racing, bull riding and team roping. Spooner Rodeo is world-class competition that you have got to see.
    2017 is looking like a great year for the 64th Annual Spooner Rodeo! You'll have a chance to watch John Payne "The One Armed Bandit" perform in addition to the great rodeo action. On Saturday, there will be loads of rodeo entertainment including the Spooner Rodeo Parade, Spooner Stampede 1k and 5k, Block Party with the UW Badger Marching Band, Bucky Badger & Sasquatch.
    You can order tickets by calling 1-800-367-3306 or online at the Spooner Rodeo Website

  • Wed
    12
    Jul
    2017

    Park Falls Flea Market

    Park Falls

    Stop by Triangle Park and check out the wide array of items at this local market, including household goods, antiques, crafts, clothing & accessories, plus home-grown vegetables & fruits when they are in season as well as annual and perennial plants. Held every Wednesday June through August.

  • Thu
    13
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    16
    Jul
    2017

    LCO Honor the Earth PowWow

    LCO tribal grounds

    Family and friends gather together to celebrate  Ojibwe tradition.  Drum roll call at 6 pm Thursday, the Honor the Earth youth royalty will be crowned at 5 pm Saturday, four grand entries of dancers; 7 pm Friday, 1 pm and 7 pm Saturday and 1 pm Sunday.  Many arts, crafts, food booth, frybread and wild rice cooking contests, honoring the veterans, Ojibwe Woman of the Year and much more!  715-634-89349771f77f-4aa1-42c0-9edf-71a63f065a40-indian-summer-festival

  • Fri
    14
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    16
    Jul
    2017

    Birchwood Bluegill Festival

    Birchwood

    Come to Birchwood for a fun day at our festival. Activities include a fishing contest, medallion hunt, softball tournament, children's games, horse pull, food, street dances, and a big parade on Sunday. Call 715-354-4111 or 800-236-2252 for more information.

  • Sat
    15
    Jul
    2017

    8th Annual Antique & Tractor Expo

    Phillips

    For all ages - antique tractors, equipment & other items, demonstrations - wood processor, blacksmith, shingle mill and others; musical entertainment - 11am-3pm both days; the Orange Blossom Special - free rides for kids plus other activities including JDJ Funny Farm Petting Zoo, a bike give-away for ages 5-14, & make jump ropes; guess the mystery item contest; Square Dancing with caller Gary Edinger; raffle and silent auction (includes a major item), Bake Sale sponsored by PCAA Members both days; food & beverages; 50/50 raffle; Crafts & Vendor tables (indoor & outdoor); Tractor Parade near the end of the day; PCAA T-shirts will be available for purchase. Sunday - Antique Car Show 9am-2pm - $5.00 entry fee. Sponsored by the Price County Antique Association – on Facebook. To display items call Jeff at 715-762-2342 or Walter at 715-428-2315; vendors, demonstrators or exhibitors call Beverly at 715-339-3761, Donna at 715-762-3919, or Jeff at 715-762-2342.

  • Thu
    20
    Jul
    2017
    Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017

    Lumberjack World Championships

    Hayward

    Hot Saw!

    Hot Saw!

    The Lumberjack World Championships showcase over 21 events competing for world records in events ranging from men's and women's logrolling, to chopping, to the exciting pole climb. Over 100 plus competitors' vie for more than $50,000 in prize money, making this the largest payback for lumberjack competition in the world.

    Click here to learn more.

  • Thu
    27
    Jul
    2017
    Sun
    30
    Jul
    2017

    Washburn County Fair

    Washburn County Fairgrounds, Spooner

    Come to the Washburn County Fairgrounds in Spooner to experience a real small town county fair! While you are at the fair check out the carnival rides and games, taste some delicious food from the 4-H food stand and other vendors, listen to live music at one of the band performances, cheer on the kids at the Kiddie Tractor Pull and Mutton Busting events, pet the baby animals in the barn, watch the horses speed around the barrels on gymkhana night and much more! For more information, call 715-635-8746 or visit the Washburn County Fair Website

  • Thu
    03
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017

    65th Annual Flambeau Rama

    Park Falls

    65th annual four-day festival with free live music each day, food court, and carnival rides; Saturday activities include an arts & crafts fair, car show, Evergreen 5k Road Run/Walk & kids fun run, and a parade at noon. Contests include a youth rod casting and chalk drawing, plus family fun day games, a softball tournament & much more!
  • Fri
    04
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017

    Jack Pine Savage Days

    Spooner

    Spooner's favorite summer festival, Jack Pine Savage Days brings tons of fun to this small Northwest Wisconsin town. This summer weekend is fill with great events including the Savage Dash 5K Mud run, Kid's Dash, arts & crafts fair, sidewalk sales, book sale, car show, sport tournaments, pancake breakfast and much more. For a full schedule, call 715-635-2168, or visit the Jack Pine Savage Day Website