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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 northerndestinations@gmail.com

May 29
American Legion Post 66 Memorial Service & Picnic - Silver Cliff
Memorial Service at 10 AM - Picnic follows at 11 AM - Food and Drink will be available on the grounds

May 29
17th 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 game. Food, pies and refreshments available: More Info

July 9
Athelstane Fireman's Parade & Picnic
Parade Line up at 10:30 am at C & A - Picnic to follow at Fireman's Park

Last Year's Events


June 6
Twin Bridge Rescue 3rd Annual Bug Splatter Ride

100 mile motorcycle ride - registration at Lakeside Bar & Grill starting at 10am. Ride leaves at noon. More Info.

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 13
1st Annual Pig Roast at Parkway Inn & Resort, starts at 1:00 PM

June 13
Red Arrow Trail Ride & Pig Roast at the Old Town Hall in Townsend. Fundraiser for trail maintenance. Visit website for full details.

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!

June 28
2015 Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm.
Location: Mark & Connie Anderson Dairy Farm in the town of Porterfield, north of County Hwy G on Anderson Rd, 3 miles west of Hwy 180. 7:30am to noon, rain or shine

July 4
Wausaukee Independence Day Celebration & Firecracker 5K Run/Walk

5K run at 8am, Parade at 1pm, more details at Wausaukee.com

July 4
Crivitz Independence Day Celebration.

Flag Raising at City Hall at 10:45am followed by Parade at 11am.
Flea Market downtown. At the Park starting at noon there will be food & refreshments, kids activities, DJ at noon, Polka Band at 3pm, and the Brass Differential Band at 6:15pm. Fireworks at 9:30pm from Spur St.

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

July 17 - 19
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.

July 18
30th Annual Hog Wrestling Competition
Caldron Falls Bar- Food & Refreshments - Live Music

July 25
Bear Point Float Trip and Picnic
Bear Point Yacht Club- Hwy 180 - Wausaukee - Float Trip starts at 11:00 AM

July 25
Ride For Rescue sponsored by the Crivitz Rescue Squad

100 mile motorcycle ride starting at Riverside Tavern. Registration begins at 10:30 with the ride leaving at 11:30 sharp. Raffles, food, and music. Proceeds benefiting the Crivitz Rescue Squad. Visit Website for Details.

July 25 - 11am - 7pm
5th Annual Wienerfest North at the Lakewood Park & Pavilion
Food & beverages, entertainment, meat raffle from noon to 4pm
All profits to benefit the Wabeno American Legion Post 44 and our troops & veterans
visit website for details

August 1
Bear Point Float Trip and Picnic
Bear Point Yacht Club- Hwy 180 - Wausaukee - Float Trip starts at 11:00 AM

August 1
8th Annual Rustic Fest - Rustic Inn, Silver Cliff
Featuring Music Jar - 7 to 11 pm - bring a lawn chair

August 1, 11am - 5pm
Red Arrow ATV Club Fundraiser at the TNT Russted Nail, Hwy 32 & Maiden Lake Rd. All monies raised will go to help us buy a new ATV Trail drag. Visit Website for details

Aug. 1, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
37th Annual Lakes Country Arts & Crafts Show
At the Lakewood Town Hall and Activity Center, Free admission and free parking. No pets allowed.
Sponsored by the McCaslin Lions. Food and refreshments on the grounds. - See more at: Visit Website for details

August 8
38th 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. 8
Amberg Community Assoc. annual Duck Run at Mosquito Park
Starts at 11am, public is invited. Paddle wheel, raffles, food and refreshments. Ducks for sale at Mathis Hardware, Driftwood Sport & Fuel, Amberg Pub.

Aug. 15
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. 20-23
Oconto County Fair - Zippel Park, Gillett
Demoliton derbies, horse, truck and tractor pulls, animal judging, exhibits, bands, family entertainment and carnival

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. 27 - 30
Marinette County Fair - County Fair Grounds, Wausaukee
Demoliton derbies, horse, truck and tractor pulls, animal judging, exhibits, bands, family entertainment and carnival

Sept. 5
Crooked Lake Fire Department Annual Breakfast.

Sept. 5
Riverview FD & Auxiliary Annual Corn Roast & Picnic
Food & Refreshments, Children's Games, Raffles, Live Music
Town of Riverview Fire House-Hwy 32 -Starts at 9am. Everyone Welcome.

Sept. 5
9th Annual Red Arrow Corn Roast and ATV/UTV Parade
at Barb’s Valley Inn. Parade starts at 10AM with the Corn Roast following at 11AM till 7PM.
Meat Raffles, Food, Free Corn, DJ, Music.

Sept. 5
Amberg Annual Fireman's Picnic & Parade
Parade at 11am to Firemen's Park, Food & Refreshments, Live Music, Raffles, Horseshoes

Sept. 6
39th 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.

Sept. 6
Lakewood Firefighter's 30th Annual Picnic
at Lakewood Memorial Park, noon - 8pm, Food & Refreshments, live music.

Sept. 12
The Annual Country Fling from noon until ? - Parkway Inn
Live Country Music, Food and Fun for the whole family

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

September 19
OctoberFest in Crivitz
11am - 11pm at Crivitz Community Veteran's Park, 510 Louisa St..
Proceeds to benefit the Crivitz Fire Dept. - Click here for details

September 26
Annual Silver Cliff Chili & Soup Fest from 11am - 4pm
Silver Cliff Memorial Park - Sponsored by the Silver Cliff and Athelstane Legion Post 66 Auxiliary

Sept. 26
Crivitz Fall HarvestFest at Crivitz High School - 400 South Ave.
8:30am to 2pm - Crafts/Bake Sale/Food & Refreshments
Admission - bring a non-perishable food item to donate to local food pantry

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.

Sept. 27
8th Annual Toys For Joy Ride

Oct. 4
Twin Bridge Rescue Squad & Stephenson Fire Aux.
Vendor Craft Show from 11am to

Oct. 3
Annual Wausaukee Fall Fest
from 9 am - 3 pm - Downtown Wausaukee
Crafters & Vendors, Bake Sale, Farmers Market , Food & Refreshments, Live Music - Beer Garden, Kids games
Visit website for further details and contact informtion. 6pm. Food & refreshments for sale. 

October 10
6th Annual CL/Mountain Lions Club Oktoberfest Celebration
from 11am to 7pm, Crooked Lake Community Center
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 17
Silver Cliff Fire, Rescue Open House
10am to 1pm with door prizes, demonstrations, free blood pressuer checks, and an extrication demonstration at noon. Food & beverages available.

October 17
Annual Fall Booyah Fundraiser at the Old Town Hall Sports Bar/Restaurant
10AM Club meeting followed by 11AM-2PM trail ride and 2PM-6PM Booyah Party with Meat Raffles, DJ Music and fun for all. The public is welcome to attend any or all of the day’s activities.

Nov. 20
Hunter’s Bake Sale at Jungle Jim's Pub and Grub starting at 10AM
sponsored by Silvercliff Fire and Rescue Aux.
Offering a variety of baked goods, canned goods and booyah.

Nov. 21
14th Annual Athelstane Fire Dept. Aux. Craft Fair & Bake Sale
8:30 am to 2:30 pm at Cornerstone Assembly of God Church, Corner of C & A - Athelstane
Food & Beverages - Door Prizes & Raffles

Nov. 28
Near North Trail Riders First Annual Cash Raffle - proceeds go to the Groomer Fund
Firelane Bar & Grill, Athelstane, drawing at 3 pm.

Dec. 5
N.E.W. Low Buck Vintage Riders 12th Annual Vintage/Antique Sled Show & Swap Meet
Gateway Bar & Grill, Crivitz from 8am to 5pm - For further informantion, visit website

January 9, 2016
Kelly Lake Sportsmen's Club Fishing Derby
Food, refreshments, raffles with cash prizes and many other prizes - Visit Website for Details.

January 16
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 16 & 17
3rd annual DNR Free Ice Fishing Weekend

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

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

January 30, 2016
Paul Bunyan Riders Snowmobile Club Snow Fun Day
Trail fundraiser at Waubee Lake Lodge starting at 1pm. Big ticket drawing at 8pm. visit website for further details.

January 30
Ice Skating Party & Christmas Tree Burn beginning at 6:00pm @ Crivitz Fire Station

January 30
2nd 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.

February 6
Annual Ice Bowling Tournament at Parkway Inn

February 6-7
41st Annual Red Arrow Fish A Ree
at the Townsend Town Hall. DJ Music, Food, Liquid refreshments, meat raffles. Located right on the Nicolet Trail in Townsend.

February 12-14
Central WI Hunting Expo - A Family Hunting & Outdoor Expo
Patriot Center in Wausau, WI - visit website for details

February 13
Ice Golf at
Fisher's Camp Resort on Caldron Falls Flowage at Boat Landing #10. Registration starts 11:00AM, Tee off at noon. 4 people per team, $20 per team, 100% payout. 715-757-2207 or 715-927-0805 for more information.

February 13
High Falls Fish-O-Rama, Snowmobile Radar Run & Winter Fest
Food, beverages, raffles in heated tent, 800' track. Trophies in all classes. Sponsored by the Twin Bridge Water Ski Team. 12 miles NW of Crivitz, Boat Landing 3 Road. For more information call 715-757-3511.

Feb. 19-21
Central WI Sports Show - A Family Fishing, Boating & Outdoor Expo
Patriot Center in Wausau, WI - visit website for details

Feb. 20
4th Annual Human Ice Bowling and Bed Races at Thornton’s Resort
Starts at 11am - 100% payout for both events. Sign up early, cabins available for rent on the snowmobile trail. D.J. and meat/booze raffles benefiting local charities all day long. Call 715 7573311 or visit our website for further details.

Feb. 20
Candlelight Ski & Hike in Governor Thompson State Park
6:00-9:00 pm - 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.

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!

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.

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

February 27
Antique Snowmobile Ride and Poker Run
For more information, contact Thunder Lake Lodge

February 27
6th Annual Turkey Bowling at the Riverview Town Hall, Noon.

February 27
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

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

March 11 & 12
Parkway Area Mini Golf Tournament - Click here for details.

March 11-13
Central WI RV & Camping Show
A Family RV, Camper & Camping Expo athe the Patriot Center in Wausau, WI

March 14, 2016 - ATV Trails Close
The entire Marinette County ATV Trail system will be closed to all vehicles effective Monday, March 14 and remain closed until further notice. The closure is required to protect the soft trail bed from erosion damage caused by ATVs and other vehicles during spring breakup. ATV trails will reopen when conditions warrant. Check back for updates.

March 17
St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Jungle Jim's in Silver Cliff, featuring our famous Corned Beef and Cabbage.

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 19th
CL/Mountain Lions Spaghetti Dinner
at the Crooked Lake Community Center 4pm-7pm.

March 25
Kum-along Snow Riders Annual Fish Fry and Raffle at Equity Park, Hwy 64 at 5:00 PM

April 2
Town of Stephenson Fire Dept. Fundraiser
at The Woods on Koettke Rd and Newton Lake rd from 5pm to Midnight.
Chicken Dinner with all the fixin's followed by live music, raffles and prizes throughout the night.

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

May 7
Opening Day of Fishing Season.

May 7
13th Annual Spring CraftFest
8am - 2pm at the Crivitz High School-Admission is 1 can of food or a donation to the Crivitz Food Pantry. Check Website for details.