2015

Calendar of Events

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These are just some of the events taking place in our area in the near future.
If you have an event to add to this list, please contact me at info@silvercliff.com

May 19
Crivitz Rescue Squad is hosting two FREE TRAINING Sessions for CPR Training on Tuesday, May 19 from 2 to 6 PM. No pre-registration required. Call 715-854-7666 for details.

May 24
16th Annual McCaslin Lioness Faire from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Lakewood Town Hall and Pavilion
Kick off the summer with this family fun day featuring a silent auction, crafters, book sale, spin the wheel and children's games, including a bouncer. Food, pies and refreshments available.

June 6-7
Free Fishing Weekend

Free weekend for recreational activities in the State of Wisconsin. People can fish, hike or bike state trails for free, ride public ATV trails for free, and, new this year, enjoy free admission to state parks and forests on both days as well.

June 14
2015 Oconto County Breakfast on the Farm.
Location: Golden Corners Dairy, 8551 Holtz Road, Oconto Falls, WI
Activities include Farm Tours, Educational Tent, Ice cream making, petting zoo, badger bouncers, live band, peddle tractor pull and much more! - Visit website for further details

Date: July 17, 2015 - July 19, 2015
Lakewood Mardi Gras Festival at the Lakewood Memorial Park & Pavilion, North Road, Lakewood, WI, 54138
Carnival, live music, refreshments, games, softball tournament. Parade at Noon on Sunday. Lakewood Memorial Park & Pavilion. - Visit website for details

Sept. 12
Annual Lena Dairy Fest sponsored by the Lena Lions Club
St. Anne Parish Grounds - Lena, WI - 5K Run/Walk at 8:00am, Parade at 10:30am, Food & Beverages, Farm Tractor Pull, Live Music


Last Year's Events

May 25
American Legion Post 66 Memorial Service & Picnic
Memorial Service at 10 AM - Picnic follows at 11 AM - Food and Drink will be available on the grounds

May 25
Crooked Lake Fire Department Auction at the Sportsman’s Club, 11am inspection, auction at noon.

June 7
Twin Bridge Rescue 3rd Annual Bug Splatter Ride

100 mile motorcycle ride - registration at Lakeside Bar & Grill starting at 10am. Ride leaves at noon. for additonal info, Barb t 715-927-1641.

June 29
Menominee River Century Bicycle Ride
Ride Starts at Marinette High School - www.mrcride.com

June 29
Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm
7:30 am - 12:00 noon at the Keith & Nancy Hartwig Farm, N3077 Hartwig Rd. Peshtigo

July 4
American Legion Parade at 11:00 AM - Crivitz
Events to follow at the Crivitz Community Veterans Park - Fireworks at dusk PM - Visit website for details

July 4
Townsend Fireworks Extravaganza - Townsend Ballpark
Townsend will have many fun activities to be a part of again this year. The Townsend Festival Association will host crafters at the Townsend Town Hall starting at 9am to 4pm. The Townsend Firefighters will sponsor a Dance at the Townsend Fire Station (starting at 10:30am) with LIVE music (at 11am). There will also be raffles, food, & beverages served. The Townsend Festival Association 4th of July Parade starts at noon. Lots of fun and games for the kids at the ball field and great food and drinks at the ball park concession stand (which opens) at 5pm. Come and enjoy!

July 5
Annual Freedom Celebration in Wausaukee
Parade at 1:00pm, live music,food & refreshments, fireworks
American Legion Sponsored Craft Fair, Music, Food, Drink, Darryls Fish Pond

July 5
Crooked Lake Boat Parade - 9 p.m. - Meet in Bass Lake

July 5
Twin Bridge Ski Team Show & Fireworks - Stephenson Town Park on High Falls Flowage

July 5
Crivitz Ski Cats Show & Fireworks -Lake Noquebay

July 5
Crooked Lake Sportsman’s Annual Picnic
, 11am - 7pm
Food & Refreshments, Music, games, spin wheel

July 5
Mountain Fireworks Celebration- at the Bill Lazansky Communty Center, 13412 Why 32/64, Mountain
Hosted by Mountain Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary and Dusty Trails ATV Club
There is a meat wheel, craft show, and bounce house for the kids. Horseshoes 10:00 AM - Pool Tournament 10:30 AM
DJ by Digital DJ Noon - Water Fights 1 PM - South Branch Band 7:30 PM - Fireworks Dusk

July 11-13
Lakewood Mardi Gras Festival at the Lakewood Town Hall and Pavilion
Ride armbands on the grounds will be $20. Armbands will be valid for designated 4-hour time segments. For your dancing and listening entertainment, Ten Cases Later will play Friday from 7:00 pm-11pm., Jess Hav'nphun will perform on Saturday from 7pm-11pm. Sunday afternoon will feature DJ Greg Tallier from 1pm to 5pm. The northwoods largest parade will kick off at Noon on Sunday followed by the championship round of the weekends softball tournament.

July 12
Athelstane Fireman's Parade & Picnic
Parade Line up at 10:30 am at C & A - Picnic to follow at Fireman's Park

July 19
29th Annual Hog Wrestling Competition
Caldron Falls Bar- Food & Refreshments - Live Music

July 24
Guitarist Tom St. John will be playing at Fishers Camp, 6-8pm.

July 26
Bear Point Sno-Cruisers Float Trip and Picnic
Bear Point Yacht Club- Hwy 180 - Wausaukee - Float Trip starts at 11:00 AM

July 26
5th Annual Ride for Rescue
Fundraiser for the Crivitz Rescue Squad
Click here for details & registration form

July 26, 2014 - 12:00 pm
4th Annual Wienerfest North - visit website for details

July 27
Wausaukee Evergreen Park - Concerts in the Park Series presents: Fossil (Tom St. John & Dan Vancleve) will be featured at 2:00 PM in the American Legion Pavilion.

Aug. 2
Bear Point Float Trip
Bear Point Yacht Club- Hwy 180 - Wausaukee - Float Trip starts at 11:00 AM

August 2
8th Annual Rustic Fest - Rustic Inn, Silver Cliff
Featuring Music Jar - 7 to 11 pm - bring a lawn chair

Aug. 2, 2014 - 9:00 am
36th Annual Lakes Country Arts & Crafts Show - Lakewood Town Hall and Activity Center
Sponsored by McCaslin Lions.  Free admission and free parking. No pets allowed.

August 9
37th Annual Silver Cliff Fire & Rescue Aux. Picnic - Silver Cliff Memorial Picnic Grounds
Parade at 10 AM - Picnic from 11 am - 6 pm  - Food & Drink, Games & Raffles, Fun for the whole family

Aug. 9
Amberg Community Assoc. annual Duck Run at Mosquito Park
Starts at 11am

August 9
Annual VFD Picnic & Open House - Middle Inlet Fire Station - Hwy 141
11am to 6pm - Childrens games, music, firemans waterball contest, raffles, paddle wheel, food & refreshments

Aug. 16
The Hidden Bear Trail ATV Club fundraiser
Animal's Bear Trail Inn, Mountain - noon to 6pm
Raffles, food & beverages - All proceeds from this event will go toward maintaining current ATV trails/routes and creating new ATV trails/routes in the townships of Doty, Riverview and Lakewood in Oconto County

Aug. 14 - 17
Oconto County Fair - Zippel Park, Gillett
Demoliton derbies, horse, truck and tractor pulls, animal judging, exhibits, bands, family entertainment and carnival

Aug. 21 - 24
Marinette County Fair - County Fair Grounds, Wausaukee
Demoliton derbies, horse, truck and tractor pulls, animal judging, exhibits, bands, family entertainment and carnival

August 30
Crooked Lake Fire Department Annual Breakfast.

August 30
Riverview FD & Auxiliary Annual Corn Roast
Food & Refreshments, Free Corn, Live Music from 5-9pm, Raffles, Children's Games
Town of Riverview Fire House-Hwy 32 - Everyone Welcome.

August 30
Red Arrow 8th Annual Corn Roast and ATV Parade - Valley Inn, Townsend
ATV Parade at 10:30 am from Townsend Shell to Valley Inn - Meat Raffles, Food & Refreshments
Hosted by the Red Arrow Snowmobile & ATV Club - Proceeds go to trail maintenance

August 30
Amberg 34th Annual Fireman's Picnic & Parade
Parade at 11am to Firemen's Park, Water Fights, Demonstrations, Children's Games
Food & Refreshments, Live Music, Raffles, Horseshoes

Aug. 31, 2014
Lakewood Firefighter's 29th Annual Picnic

Sept. 1
37th Annual Auction Fundraiser - Northwoods Bar - Athelstane - Benson Lake Rd & Northway Dr.
Parade lineup at 10:00 a.m. at Fire Station #2 on Benson Lake Road, parade begins at 10:30 a.m.- Auction to follow - Food, games, music
Proceeds from the Auction go to the Athelstane Fire Department and the Silver Cliff Rescue Squad.

September 6
The Annual Country Fling from noon until ? - Parkway Inn
Live Country Music, Food and Fun for the whole family

September 20
OctoberFest in Crivitz at Crivitz Community Veteran's Park, 510 Louisa St.
12noon - 12am Proceeds to benefit the Crivitz Fire Dept. - Click here for details

Sept. 20
Fire "Quacker" 500 at Everbreeze Resort, Mountain
Come watch the rubber ducks race on Chute Pond and hvave some fun with raffles, food, live music and refreshments.

September 27
Annual Silver Cliff Chili & Soup Fest from 11am - 4pm
Silver Cliff Memorial Park - Sponsored by the Silver Cliff and Athelstane Legion Post 66 Auxiliary

Sep 27, 2014
Crivitz Fall HarvestFest at Crivitz High School - 400 South Ave.
8:30am to 2pm - Crafts/Bake Sale/Food & Refreshments/Outdoor Fall Decorations/Rummage Sale
Admission - bring a can good to donate to local food pantry

Sept. 27
8th Annual Toys For Joy Ride

Oct. 4
Annual Wausaukee Fall Fest - Downtown Wausaukee from 9 am - 3 pm
Crafters & Vendors, Bake Sale, Farmers Market , Food & Refreshments, Live Music - Beer Garden, Kids games

Oct. 4
Twin Bridge Rescue Squad & Stephenson Fire Aux.
Vendor Craft Show from 11am to 6pm. Food & refreshments for sale. 

October 11
5th Annual CL/Mountain Lions Club Oktoberfest Celebration
Crooked Lake Community Center from 11am to 7pm
Beer Garden, Meat Raffle, Arts & Crafts, Minnow Races, Free Pumpkin Decorating for children. Meal of roasted pig with stuffing, German potato salad, red potatoes, sauerkraut and applesauce and full dessert bar Served from 4 - 7.

October 11
Red Arrow 2nd Annual Fall Family Fun Day & Booyah Party
at the Old Town Hall, Townsend. Club immediately following the regular club meeting at 11am.
ATV/UTV trail ride leaves at noon. DJ at 2pm with meat raffles, door prizes, kids bunce house, horseshoes, volleyball, food and refreshments.

Nov. 21
Hunter’s Bake Sale at Jungle Jim's Pub and Grub starting at 10AM
sponsored by Silvercliff Fire and Rescue Aux.
Items to be sold are bread, cookies, pies, bakery items and jars of booyah.

Nov. 22
14th Annual Athelstane Fire Dept. Aux. Craft Fair & Bake Sale
9:30 am to 2:30 pm at Cornerstone Assembly of God Church, Corner of C & A - Athelstane
Food & Beverages - Door Prizes & Raffles

Nov. 27, Thursday
5th Annual Turkey Trot in Wausaukee. Donated can goods go to the local food pantry. Sponsored by the Wausaukee Recreation Association. Registration starts at 7:30, 2 mile Run/Walk at 8:30 AM. Participants start at the American Legion Pavilion at the Evergreen Campground.

Nov. 30
Near North Trail Riders annual groomer raffle
Nothwoods Bar, Athelstane, drawing at 3 pm.

Dec. 6
N.E.W. Low Buck Vintage Riders 11th Annual Vintage/Antique Sled Show & Swap Meet
Gateway Bar & Grill, Crivitz
Registration for the show starts 8:00 am, Judging starts at 11:00 am, Awards ceremony at 2:30 pm
Trophy classes from 1960s to 1985 in restored and original. Free admission for spectators/Free space for swap/sell vendors.
For further info, call Jeff at 715-927-5160 or visit website

December 6
Riverview Christmas Tree Wonderland with Santa. 4pm at Riverview Fire Department.

January 10
Kelly Lake Sportsmen's Club Fishing Derby
Food, refreshments, raffles with cash prizes and many other prizes - Visit Website for Details

 

January 17
High Falls Flowage Snowmobile Radar Runs
12 miles northwest of Crivitz on Boat Landing #3 Road
715-757-3511

Jan. 17
Annual White Potato Lake Fishing Derby
8am - 3pm - Food and refreshments, raffles and prizes for largest fish.
sponsored by the White Potato Lake Sportsmen's Club.

January 17
Annual Ice Skating Party and Christmas Tree Burning
6:00pm – 9:00pm. at the Crivitz Fire Station. Sponsored by the Crivitz Rescue Squad & the Crivitz Fire Dept.
Hot chocolate and other goodies will be provided along with a toasty bonfire expertly tended to by the Fire Department personnel.

January 17 & 18
3rd annual DNR Free Ice Fishing Weekend
Visit website for details

Jan. 24
16th Annual Caldron Lake Radar Runs/Fishoree from 9am to 4pm
Boat Landing #9/ Parkway Road on Caldron Lake, Crivitz area, sponsored by Thornton's Resort.
Runs open to Snowmobiles and ATV’s, 900’ Track, $100 cash for top speed. 100% payout for Fishoree.
Raffles, Food and Beverages in heated tent on the ice. For more information call 715 757-3311

Jan. 24
Paul Bunyan Riders Snow Fun Day
Waubee Lake Lodge Resort, On County F, 5 mi. east of Lakewood

January 31
1st Annual Winterfest sponsored by the Wausaukee Recreation Association
On McCall Lake from 7:30am - 4:30pm.
Food & Drink, fishing, ice skating rink, family fun. Proceeds go to improvements at the Steve Stumbrid Memorial Ball Field. The public is welcome.

Feb. 1, 2014
57th Mountain Fire Department Fish-O-Rama
On Chute Pond starting at 8:00 am. Fish contest, boat load of prizes, raffles and spin wheel. Drawings start at 10:00 AM Heated building with food & refreshments. FIREWORKS at dusk!

February 7
Ice Bowling at Parway Inn
Twin Bridge Area - Food & Refreshments, Music

February 13-15
Central WI Hunting Expo - A Family Hunting & Outdoor Expo
Patriot Center in Wausau, WI - visit website for details

February 7-8
40th Annual Fish-A-Ree sponsored by the Red Arrow Snowmobile/ATV Club
at the Townsend Town Hall from 11am to 6pm Sat and Noon to 5pm Sunday

Feb. 14
Candlelight Ski & Hike in the Peshtigo River State Forest
Candlelight & Headlamp Ski/Hike from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. in the Peshtigo River State Forest.
Starting from the Spring Rapids trailhead 5 miles west of Crivitz on County W to Kirby Lake Lane - Warming fires & Hot Chocolate available for everyone. Call 715-757-3965 for more information.

Feb. 20-22
Central WI Sports Show - A Family Fishing, Boating & Outdoor Expo
Patriot Center in Wausau, WI - visit website for details

February 21, 2015
Crooked Lake Fish-O-Rama
at Fire House in Crooked Lake

February 21
3rd Annual Human Ice Bowling/Bed Races
Benefit for the Stephenson VFD - starts at 11am - Sponsored by Thornton's Resort.
Starts at 11am. Two person teams for Ice Bowling. Two or four person teams for Bed Races, we provide the beds.
100% payout, we pay out what we take in. D.J. all day long, Raffles, Food and Beverages served – all raffles benefit local charities.
Call 715 757-3311 for more information.

Feb. 21
Candlelight Ski & Hike in Governor Thompson State Park
Ski trails for those with skis, hiking trails for walkers, snowshoers and pets. Warming fires & Hot Chocolate available for everyone. Call 715-757-3979 for more information.

February 28 (rescheduled from Feb. 14)
High Falls Flowage Fish-O-Rama, Winterfest and Snowmobile Radar Runs
Heated tent, food, beverages, raffles & fish contest.
12 miles northwest of Crivitz on Boat Landing #3 Road, Call 715-757-3511 for info.

February 28
1ST ANNUAL RICHARD SCHMIDT VINTAGE SNOWMOBILE RIDE
(formerly the Crooked Lake-Thunder Lake Vintage Fun Run)
The ride has a new name. There are new people in charge of the arrangements. There’s a new ride format. Sounds like fun!
Visit NEW Low Buck Riders Website for Full Details

February 28
Lake Noquebay Fish-O-Rama
Timberline Resort on County Hwy GG east of Crivitz. Hosted by Lake Noquebay Angler's Patnership. 3 prizes in 7 fish categories. Food, beverages, contests, games, raffles under large tent. 715-854-2439

February 28
5th Annual Turkey Bowling at the Riverview Town Hall, Noon.

March 13-15
Central WI RV & Camping Show
A Family RV, Camper & Camping Expo athe the Patriot Center in Wausau, WI

March 14
Glenn’s Birthday Bash at Curve Inn Resort with Hot Shot Band playing at 8:00 pm.

March 17
St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Curve Inn Resort
We will again be serving our famous Corned Beef and Cabbage. Dinner will be served starting at 4:00 pm until gone.

March 21
7th Annual CL/Mountain Lions Spaghetti Dinner
at the Crooked Lake Community Center 4pm-7pm.

March 27 & 28
Parkway Area Mini Golf Tournament - Click here for details.

April 3
Kum-along Snow Riders Annual Fish Fry at Equity Park, Hwy 64 at 5:00 PM

April 4
Ice Breaker at Kosir's Rapid Rafts. Kick off spring with a whitewater rafting trip on the Peshtigo River.

April 11
Town of Stephenson Fire Dept. Fundraiser
Chicken Dinner from 5 to 7 PM at the Woods on Koettke Rd and Newton Lake rd -
Music by the Mullins from 8pm till Midnight - Raffles & prizes throughout the night.

May 1
ATV Trails Open.
Subject to change depending on trail conditions.

May 2
Opening Day of Fishing Season.

May 2
12th Crivitz Spring Craftfest
8am - 2pm at the Crivitz High School-Admission is 1 can of food or a donation to the Crivitz Food Pantry