Selected Community Events
Town of Grant Sesquicentennial Celebration
Aug 8, 2014 - Aug 10, 2014 Friday 3pm - 11pm, Saturday 8am - 10pm, Sunday 10am - 6pm
Southwest Portage County - Kellner area - many events at 9011 Co Rd WW, Wisc. Rapids and 4231 80th St South, Wisc Rapids
The town of Grant Sesquicentennial Celebration is full of fun for everyone!
Friday is a Celebration of Education with a meal and social for former students of the area’s one room school houses at 3 pm at St. John Lutheran Church in Kellner. Later that evening everyone is invited to attend a dance at the Wild Horse Saloon.
Saturday is a CELEBRATE LIFE AND WORK! Historical items will be displayed inside the town hall (9011 Highway WW) and the adjacent field from 9 am-3 pm. A craft sale and flea market will also be held from 9 am-3 pm in the field across the road from the town hall. You will find many things to do in the downtown Kellner area. A farmer’s market will take place from 8:00 am-noon. Activities for the kids will take place throughout the day and on Sunday. Bingo will take place on Saturday from 1-6 pm and a Baggo tournament from 1-5:30 pm. LIVE music starts at 1 pm on Saturday and continues throughout the evening. More music takes place on Sunday with a live band downtown and a “Singsiration” at the Kellner Moravian Church at 1:30 pm. A CELEBRATION OF FOOD AND FUN takes place on both Saturday and Sunday. Food is available downtown Kellner. A bake sale will take place at St. John Lutheran Church on Saturday from 8-10 am. A Bake-Off Contest will take place at the Kellner Moravian Church with judging at 2:15 pm. The fun will include a PARADE through downtown Kellner on Sunday starting at noon. For details see http://townofgrantportageco.com/
Dorothy Raasch, 715-423-6589, firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug 15, 2014 All Weekend, Parade Sunday at 1pm
Parade on Sunday August 17, starting at 1:00pm
Vicki Halopka, 715-607-0716
Aug 1, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014 Friday 7pm - 11pm, Saturday Begins at 1pm
Bowler Pond/Park Bowler, WI
Friday, August 1st
Singing with the Brownies Karaoke: 7-11PM
Saturday, August 2nd
Parade - 1PM
Kid's Games following the Parade
Gene Lettau & the 2nd Edition Band: 2-6PM
Bike Raffle @ 4PM (Kid's 12 & Under)
Cow/Horse Drop Bingo @ 4PM
Star Fire Family Show: 8-12
Huge Fireworks Display @ Dusk by Fireworks Country
Kerry Breitrick (715)793-4713
Aug 30, 2014 All Day
Downtown Rhinelander, Wisconsin
The festival is a spud-filled day of activities such as a parade, a French Fry Frenzy, the YMCA Couch Potato Race, Little Lit’l Miss and Lit’l Mr. Tator Tot Potato Sack Outfit Contest, a potato salad cook-off and so much more. There is a historic and education component, food vendors and live music throughout the afternoon into the evening providing entertainment for all ages.
Downtown Rhinelander, Inc.