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WISCONSIN
ANNUAL CELEBRATIONS OF HISTORIC EVENTS
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interested in American history to have a  free, easy to use,
"One-Stop" itinerary planning list.

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JANUARY

BAYFIELD COUNTY

Wisconsin Dells
Flake Out Festival
Ice carving competition.
Enjoy horse drawn sleigh rides,  family entertainment
and oh there is so much to see and do.

1 (800) 223-3557



FEBRUARY

VILAS COUNTY

Eagle River
Klondike Days
Featuring turn of the century activates such as:
lumberjack camps,
horse log pulling,
living history.

1 (800) 359-6315
      (715) 477- 2819  
www.klondikedays.org


MARCH

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

Milwaukee
Spring Flower Show
(414) 649-9830

 

WAUPACA COUNTY

New London
St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Irish Festival
Parade, food, entertainment in a big round-top.

(902) 982-5822


APRIL

DANE COUNTY

Madison
Midwest Horse Fair
Rodeo, blacksmith championship, stage coach rides,
 and Texas trick riders.
So much fun.

(902) 623-5454


MAY

CHEPPEWA COUNTY

Chippewa Falls
The Past Passed Here.
Festival features fur trader and logging era encampments,
 tepees, a saloon and games
.
(715) 723-0331


JUNE

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

Milwaukee
Summerfest
World’s largest music festival
on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan.

www.summerfest.com


JULY
SAWYER COUNTY

Hayward
Lumberjack World Championship
A unique festival that highlights speed sawing,
speed climbing,
log rolling and more. 
Even saw carving demonstrations.
Spectators get to participate as well.
 Try your hand at being a lumberjack.
www.lumberjackworldchampionship.com


AUGUST

MADISON COUNTY

Madison
Drum Corps International World Championships
Incredible  - the world’s best drum and bugle corps competition.
Since 1972

(800 ) 495 – 7469


MILWAUKEE COUNTY

Milwaukee
Irish Fest
Enjoy the largest Irish music gathering in the world.
You will love it!
From a freckles contest for children to rockers, fiddlers and tenors.
 On the shore of Lake Michigan.

www.irishfest.com

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

West Allis
Wisconsin State Fair
Wisconsin’s largest and oldest event
.
1 (800) 884 – FAIR


SEPTEMBER

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

Milwaukee
Indian Summer Festival and Pow-Wow
Combination of traditional tribal singing and dancing in tribal costumes.
Includes storytelling and a pageant.

(414) 774-7119


OCTOBER

LACROSSE COUNTY

LaCrosse
Oktoberfest
Annual German traditional celebration along the Mississippi River.
Since 1974

(608) 784 – FEST

LACROSSE COUNTY

LaCrosse
Autumn Harvest Fest
Enjoy scarecrow stuffing & fudge eating contests.
Pumpkin decorating contest , clowns and lots of entertainment.

1 (800) 223 – 3557



NOVEMBER

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

Milwaukee
Holiday Folk Fair
Our nation’s largest and oldest ethnic festival featuring:
 dancing, costumes, foods, music and crafts.
Since 1957

(414) 225 – 6225



DECEMBER

WALWORTH COUNTY

Lake Geneva
Annual Great Electric Children’s Christmas Parade.
A delightful parade to start the Christmas season.
Since 1975

(262) 248 - 4416


WALWORTH COUNTY

Lake Geneva
Christmas in the Country
Spectacular light show with 500,000 lights.
 Makes for a dazzling magical fairyland.

1 (800) 558 – 3417


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