Family Friendly Events Happening This Weekend

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

Families in northcentral Wisconsin will have a ton of choices for events to take part in the weekend of June 13 to June 15. Below are list of activities list by county.

Adams County

Focus on Photography
Saturday, June 14
9 a.m. To 9:45 a.m.
Discover outdoor photography techniques, share tips and tricks, discover new photography locations on the refuge, and share your favorite photos!
Participants are invited to apply what they've learned outside during the following program.
Bring your camera (film, DSLR, or point and shoot), extra batteries, and a sense of adventure!
Free and open to the public. All skill levels welcome.
Necedah National Wildlife Refuge
N11385 Headquarters Rd

Rome Classic Car, Bike and Snowmobile Show
Saturday, June 14
Registration at 9 a.m.
Trophy Presentation at 3 PM.
Sponsored by the Rome SnoBandits Snowmobile Club
Alpine Village Business Park - Town of Rome
Highway 13 and Alpine Drive

Clark County

Dorchester Days
June 13 to 15
State Championship tractor pull, mini rod pull, truck pull, carnival, softball tournament, horseshoe tournament, chicken dinner and parade on Sunday, street dance, food and refreshments. Call 715-654-5006.

Flag Day Ceremony
Saturday, June 14 at 9:30 a.m.
The Highground Veterans Memorial Park, 4 miles west of Neillsville on US Hwy 10.
Call 715-743-4224 or

Withee Days
June 14-15
Softball Tourney, Queen coronation, music, BBQ Chicken dinner and parade on Sunday.
Call 715-229-2782.

Dairy Breakfast
Sunday, June 15
Mitch & Michelle Malm Farm, W4234 153 Rd., Loyal
Breakfast will be served from 7 am to 12:30 pm, including pancakes, scrambled eggs with ham, sausage, applesauce, cheese curds, ice cream and beverage.

Langlade County
Northwoods Rabbit Show - Open and Youth
Saturday, June 14 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
Langlade County Fairgrounds
The Northwoods Rabbit Club is hosting its first all breed double rabbit show at the Langlade County Fairgrounds. You can show your rabbits two times in one day. Or you can come and visit with rabbit breeders from all over the Midwest.
Phone: 715-623-3110

Lincoln County

Rockin’ Tomahawk 5K Half-Marathon
June 13
Packet Pickup at SARA Park Soccer Field under the tent 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
June 14
Packet Pickup Starting at 7:00 am - 7:45 am at SARA Park soccer field under the tent.
8:00 am- Start Time for Half Marathon
9:00 am- Start Time for 5K
Award Ceremony to Follow Races at 10:30 am
Both races will start out at SARA Park, located on the beautiful Wisconsin River just off of downtown Tomahawk. You will run through historic downtown Tomahawk as well as along the shores of Lake Mohawksin and across the Wisconsin River. Both courses consist of paved roads and wide packed trails, making this race unique and picturesque.
For more information please call the Tomahawk Chamber at 800-569-2160.
Kwahamot Ski Shows - Tomahawk
Every Tuesday and Saturday evenings during the summer.
The shows in early June are at 7:30pm and later on in June at 8:00pm and in July and August at 8:00pm at Kwahamot Bay.
The show is located on the Wisconsin River across the street from The Bridge Motel on North 4th Street.

Marathon County

Badger State Summer Games
June 12 - 15
Seniors: Thursday, June 12
Juniors: Saturday, June 14
Adults: Saturday, June 14 & Sunday, June 15
All events held at Greenwood Hills Country Club, Wausau
Duathlon: Saturday, June 14 at Woodson YMCA - Aspirus Branch in Weston
3 on 3 Basketball: Sunday, June 15 at DC Everest High School

Shrine Circus
June 14-15
Marathon Park Ice Arena in Wausau.
1201 Stewart Avenue, Wausau

Annual Southside Rib Mountain Garage Sales
Friday from 8am to 6pm and Saturday from 8am to 4pm.
Over 75 garages in the sale, with many multi-family sales.
Lunch served at Mountain of the Lord Lutheran Church on corner of Lily and Bittersweet.
Maps and listings at garages.

Summer Kick Off
Friday, June 13
Oak Island 5:00 pm
CoVantage Credit Union presents SUMMER KICK OFF at Oak Island starting at 5:00pm. Lots of activities before the movie.
*Please - No Pets and No Smoking in the crowd*
Chairs and Carry-ins allowed (GREAT food vendors on-site!)
ART PROJECTS with Center for the Visual Arts and Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum of Wausau!
FOOD VENDORS! Godfathers Schofield, Carlie And Company, Curds Of Wisconsin, The American Kettle Corn Company, Rainbow Snow, Rib Mountain Lions Club
OUTDOOR MOVIE! Despicable Me 2 starts at dusk (approximately 9:15pm)

Caribbean Market
Saturday, June 14
The 400 Block
Caribbean food & drink, hair braiding, steel drum performance
Food vendors on-site

Classic Car Show
Sunday, June 15
The 400 Block
50-60 classic cars on display in downtown Wausau
Food vendors on-site

Oneida County
Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn
Saturday, June 14
9:00am – 3:00pm
Oneida County Courthouse

Northwoods Summer Thunder Motorcycle Rally
Torpy Park, Minocqua
Starts at noon Friday, June 13 - Starts at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 14

3rd Annual Wounded Warrior Benefit
Saturday, June 14 2014, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Yacht Club of Minocqua
Albee's Yacht Club, Hwy 51 South, Minocqua
Proceed go to the Wounded Warrior Project and the Woodruff VFW Post 7898.
Trig's World Champion Brats, Baked Beans and Potato Salad.
Belly Flop Contest
Live Music

Portage County
Healthy Family Night (Free)
Thursday, June 12
5 p.m. To 8 p.m.
Central Wisconsin Childrens Museum
1100 Main Street
Stevens Point
Enjoy healthy campfire and grill cooking at 5:30pm. At 6pm Teresa Johnson will be there to help you make your very own recipe book of delicious and healthy food. Sponsored by Ministry Health Care, this program is free (museum admission included) and no pre-registration is required.

Rodgers Cinema Summer Kid Series
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
6/11/2014 to 6/13/2014
10:00 AM
$2 per person
Rodgers Cinema
2725 Church Street

Wood County
Marshfield FFA Alumni June Dairy Breakfast
Sunday, June 15
Daryl & Brenda Sternweis Farm, 10950 Hwy B, Marshfield
Breakfast will be served from 7 am until Noon, including buttermilk, blueberry and potato pancakes with real maple syrup, applesauce, sausage, cheese, ice cream sundaes, orange juice, bottled milk and coffee.
Tickets are $7 for ages 11 and over, and $4 for pre-schoolers to age 10. There will also be a petting zoo, music, door prizes, educational displays and silent auction. All proceeds benefit FFA and FFA Alumni.
Directions: Take Hwy. H west out of Marshfield, turn south on Hwy. B and go about 1 mile to farm.

Vilas County

Eagle River Speedway Weekly Racing
Racing every Friday evening Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Hot laps at 7pm with racing at 7:30pm.
Eagle River Speedway

Headwaters Spring Classic of Champions Musky Tournament - 34th Annual
June 13-15
5pm on Friday night at the Hiawatha Hideaway.
Fishing start 7:00am on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes at the Hiawatha Hideaway.
For more information and registration contact Scott Samuels at 715-547-3340

Laser Tag Zombie Hunt
Friday, June 13
6 - 10 pm.
Eagle Falls Adventure Golf and Lasar Tag.
Proceeds benefit Trees for Tomorrow.
For more information contact 715-477-0808

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