Northwest Wisconsin Events

Upcoming events:

  • Sat
    25
    Feb
    2017

    American Birkebeiner

    9:00 amCable to Hayward

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    The greatest show on snow.  Over 13,000 skiers compete in various races during this three day celebration.

    www.birkie.com or call 715-634-5025

  • Sat
    18
    Mar
    2017

    26th Annual St. Urho / St. Patrick's Day Celebration

    Brantwood
    This Finnish-American holiday is based on the legend of St. Urho casting the frogs and grasshoppers out of Finland. The celebration will include a soup buffet, homemade Finnish bread, mint ice cream and warm chocolate chip cookies will be served from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Homemade Finnish bread and Pulla (a cardamom braid bread) will also be available for purchase. Following the meal there will be a presentation. Sponsored by the Knox Creek Heritage Center - find them on Facebook. 715-564-2525
  • Sat
    25
    Mar
    2017
    Sun
    26
    Mar
    2017

    Sport, Home & Craft Show

    Phillips

    Admission is free, so come and see the exhibits of vendors and crafters, plus informative seminars, good food, drawings & giveaways. Booths include outdoor power equipment & rentals, trucks & automobiles, ATVs & UTVs, sporting goods (fishing, hunting, athletics), homes & home improvements (flooring, furniture, appliances), TVs and programming, plus 30 crafters & much more. The Show is a partnership with Scott Hahn of SH Marketing and the Phillips Area Chamber of Commerce. 715-339-4100

  • Sat
    01
    Apr
    2017

    Wild Game Feed

    Phillips

    Sample a variety of wild game dishes served buffet style at this fund-raising event, plus try to guess the mystery entrée; raffles, final drawing at 7 p.m. All of the wild game is donated, and proceeds benefit a local non-profit organization. 715-339-3151

  • Sat
    20
    May
    2017

    Heritage Days--Get Hooked on History

    Phillips

    A look into the past in Price County and all that makes us who we are. Enjoy interactive history stations for the kids, tools and skills used by early European settlements in the area, an authentic Fur Trade Era re-enactor’s camp, Ojibwe arts, history, traditions and culture, ethnic food booths by area churches, traditional music, singers, a blacksmith shop, and heritage food production. Celebrate our northern Wisconsin heritage! A great event for the whole family. Admission is $5.00 per vehicle. 715-339-7282.

  • 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
    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.

  • 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

  • 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.