Many events happening this weekend in central Wisconsin

This weekend in central Wisconsin
This weekend in central Wisconsin(WSAW)
Published: Jun. 9, 2022 at 11:00 AM CDT
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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, you won’t have to look far. Numerous events will be held this weekend.


The Langlade County Fairgrounds will host the Amsoil MWEDT National Series. Pro dirt-track riders from all across the country will come to battle it out at the iconic Langlade County Speedway June 10-12. Grandstand seating will also be available for spectators for only $10 with 6 & under free. The fairgrounds are located 1633 Neva Road in Antigo.

Antigo Trout Unlimited is hosting a Kid’s Fishing Day at City Park East located at 200 Aurora Street. Families can learn more about fishing and healthy water resources. The event is Saturday, June 11 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


The Spring Classic Musky Tournament is June 11-12 on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes. It’s the 42nd annual event. Click here for more information.


The Kronenwetter Farmers will begin on Sunday, June 12. The market will be open every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. until Oct. 23 at Sunset Park.  The park is located at 2390 Terrebonne Drive in Kronenwetter. The market has also been approved for the WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program. This program provides a one-time food benefit per growing season to WIC participants.  Each eligible participant receives checks that are redeemable at local farmers’ markets.


The Hub City Concert series features The Belle Weather on Friday, June 10 at 7 p.m. at Wenzel Family Plaza. Click here for more information.


The Wisconsin Pro River Rodeo is June 10 to June 12 at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, located at 2001 E. 2nd Street in Merrill. Cowboys and Cowgirls from around the country compete to showcase their talents. There will also be food, live music, vendor and shopping for all ages. Click here for full event details.

The 13th Annual Antique Tractor Pull will be held Saturday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event is free to the public. The event is located at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds at 2001 E. 2nd Street.


The 24th Annual Rhinelander Car Show is Saturday, June 11th from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The event is located on Baird Avenue behind the Oneida County Courthouse.


Point Pride will be held Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11. The event’s mission is to celebrate the diverse array of lives that exist in Stevens Point. Many events are planned during the event. Click here to view a full schedule.


The Kwahamot ski club will host shows every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, weather permitting. Kwahamot Bay is right off the North 4th Street bridge. Watch from our terrace or bleachers with concessions and restrooms, or watch from across the River at Veterans Memorial Park. Established in 1960, the Kwahamot Water Ski Club has over 40 members and performs over 45 shows per year! Shows are 7:30-9 p.m.


The Man of Honor Society will hold their 18th annual fundraiser starting this June 10-12. This event supports veterans, active-duty military, and their families. The event is outdoors behind the Wausau Eagle’s Club, 1703 S. Third Ave, in Wausau. The event features music, raffles, food and drinks, an Honor Ride, Veteran’s Ceremony and fireworks show are planned for Saturday. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own folding chairs for additional seating outside of tents. Click here for more information.


The 5K9 Walk/Run will be held Saturday, June 11 from 9-11 a.m. The event benefits the South Wood County Humane Society. Enjoy time with Family/Friends/Pets and the scenery along the 4.1 mile trail around Lake Wazeecha. Raffles and Merchandise are available for purchase. The event is held at the South Wood County Park Red Sands Beach Pavilion located 6411 South Park Rd. in Wisconsin Rapids. Click here for more information.

Bluegrass at the Lake is June 10 from 2-11:30 p.m. Bluegrass at the Lake Music Festival features Bluegrass Bands from Wisconsin and Minnesota. The event is a fundraiser for SWCHS and the Wisconsin Rapids Lions Club. Carry-in are not allowed. Food, Beverages, Raffles and Merchandise are available for purchase. It’s located at South Wood County Park, Enclosed Shelter at Red Sand Beach located at 6411 South Park Road. Click here for more information.

Looking ahead? Visit our Community Calendar to view upcoming events.

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