Northwest Wisconsin Events

Upcoming events:

  • 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

  • Wed
    23
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    27
    Aug
    2017

    Price County Fair

    Phillips

    An old-fashioned county fair! NEW at the fair this year - Monster Truck Shows Sat. 5:30pm & Sun. 12:30PM; every day general admission - $5; carnival rides - additional $10 each day for all-day rides; general admission fee includes parking and a wide variety of activities including daily live family entertainment, 4-H shows, horse shows, antique displays and demonstrations, animal barns, market animal sale, mock school days in the old log cabin school, Human Foosball Tournament, Farm Olympics, exhibits, vendors, concessions & much more! Wednesday is set up & entry day, exhibit judging for youth entries, and Cans for a Cause construction begins - no carnival rides or entertainment, free gate admission.

  • Wed
    23
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    27
    Aug
    2017

    Price County Fair

    Phillips

    An old-fashioned county fair! NEW at the fair this year - Monster Truck Shows Sat. 5:30pm & Sun. 12:30PM; every day general admission - $5; carnival rides - additional $10 each day for all-day rides; general admission fee includes parking and a wide variety of activities including daily live family entertainment, 4-H shows, horse shows, antique displays and demonstrations, animal barns, market animal sale, mock school days in the old log cabin school, Human Foosball Tournament, Farm Olympics, exhibits, vendors, concessions & much more! Wednesday is set up & entry day, exhibit judging for youth entries, and Cans for a Cause construction begins - no carnival rides or entertainment, free gate admission.

  • Sat
    26
    Aug
    2017
    Sun
    27
    Aug
    2017

    All Star Monster Truck Show

    Phillips
    Some of the biggest All Star Monster Trucks from across the nation will converge on Phillips, WI to battle in a jaw-dropping Best Trick Competition, wide open racing, and a no rules/no holds barred Freestyle Throw Down. The lineup includes the first monster truck to ever successfully complete a backflip in front of a live audience - GHOST RYDER, owner Larry Quick, known for driving his wild 1968 Ford Fastback Mustang to the limits. Shannon Quick will be in the hot pink Dodge monster truck GIRL POWER. See the world’s only glow-in-the-dark monster truck - Jeff Gottwald’s ILLUMINATOR. Along with the All Star Monster Trucks will be a jaw-dropping stunt performance by Wisconsin’s own Demolition Devil Scott Turkiewicz! The Demolition Devil will perform the BODY BURN, where he will be engulfed in 700 degrees of flames as he walks around the arena floor. Tickets are $15 in advance - before June 1, 2017. Ear protection suggested for small children; available at the show for fan convenience.
  • Fri
    01
    Sep
    2017
    Sun
    03
    Sep
    2017

    Town & Country Days

    Shell Lake

    Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Shell Lake with street dances, food booths, sports contests, tract pull, kiddie and grand parades, flea market, sailing regatta, games contests, arts & crafts, and fly-in breakfast. For more information call 715-468-7289.

  • Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017

    39th Annual Cranberry Festival

    9 a.m.-5 p.m.Stone Lake

    The first Saturday of October every year brings thousands of people to the noramlly quiet town ofo Stone Lake, WI. This is when the Annual Stone Lake Cranberry Fesival is held in celebration of the cranberry harvest. Everywhere you turn, there will be delectable branberry treats to tempt your taste buds! Events include: cranberry marsh tours, parade, crate derby, arts & crafts fair and much more! For more information you can visit the Stone Lake Crnaberry Festival Website

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017

    Jack O Lantern Festival

    Spooner

    Located in dowtown Spooner, the annual Jack O' Lantern Festival brings families out to celebrate the fall season. Have you ever seen a pumpkin rooling and careening down Siegner Hill? If not, be sure to check out the pumpkin roll; it's a blast for the kiddos! In addition to the pumpkin roll, you'll want to plan on spending some time in the inflatable play park where for $5, the kids can play and jump to their heart's content. Other fun activities for the whole family include kids' games, pumpkin painting, giant pumpkin weigh-in contest, live music, 5K Zombie Run and much more! For more information call 715-635-2168.

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017

    5k Zombie Run

    Spooner

    Join us for a cryptic, fall evening 5K Zombie Run that will take runners through the haunted woods of Spooner! But beware of what's around the next bend...you may have to run for your life!! All racers will be required to sign and turn in a waiver before participating. 5K Zombie Run participants are encouraged (but not required) to dress up in their scariest zombie attire. While registration is on an individual basis, ravers are encouraged to run with friends (you may need a hand to hold!). Water stations will be located at the approzimated half-way point and at the finish line. The course will be clearly marked. The course terrain will contain paved trail and road/sidewalk. CASH prizes awareded for 1st place finishers (men's and women's divisions) Prizes also awarded for 2nd & 3rd in both divisions and Best Zombie Costume. Rain or Shine. For more information contact the Spooner Area Chamber of Commerce at 715-635-2168 or visit the Spooner Area Chamber of Commerce Website

  • Thu
    23
    Nov
    2017

    Thanksgiving Buffet Train

    12:00 pmWisconsin Great Northern Railroad Train Depot, Trego

    Experience a delicious buffet meal while enjoying the scenery along the beautiful Namekagon River through Wisconsin’s Northwoods. Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving feast of turkey, mashed potatoes & gravy, stuffing, corn O'Brien, cranberry sauce, dinner roll, pumpkin pie, and choice of beverage. For more information call: 715-635-3200 or visit the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad Website

  • Sat
    25
    Nov
    2017
    Sun
    17
    Dec
    2017

    Santa's Pizza Party Train Ride

    11 a.am & 2 p.m.Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad Train Depot, Spooner

    A family favorite, Santa's Pizza Party Train Ride, celebrates the upcoming season aboard a historic train along the scenic Namekagon River. The train ride incluces pizza, a holiday cookie, hot chocolate and a speicial gift for each child. Train departs the Trego at 11am and 2pm every Saturday and Sunday November 25th-December 17th. For more reservations call 715-635-3200 or go online to the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad Website