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Wisconsin, Racine, Event Date: March 9 to 12, 2017

28th Annual Tribute To 1920's Jazz Immortal Bix Beiderbecke, Racine, Wisconsin

The Tribute to Bix Fest, a tribute to 1920's jazz immortal Bix Beiderbecke, will be held March 9 to 12, 2017, at the Racine WI Architect/Delta Hotel (formerly Racine-Marriott). Racine, Wisconsin (Hwy 20, 7111 Washington Ave).   Featured bands: Tuba Skinny from New Orleans with Erika Lewis, Germany's Honky Tonk jazz band with Claus Moeller and Roland Pilz, Ralph Norton's Varsity Ramblers with Andy Schumm.   Other features: 10 hour Bus Tour To Hell, Bix birthday party across street at Pudgy's ...

 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: September 16 to 18, 2016

6th Annual Artist Ride Photoshoot September 16-18, 2016 at Old Falls Village, Menomonee Falls, WI

Located in SE Wisconsin, this is only one of three Artist Rides in the United States, and is open to artists of all types of mediums. This unique event offers a chance to produce vintage scenes not easily available to artists/photographers, meet other artists, and work with seasoned models. Artists then use the photographs as a resource and reference to create their art: fine art prints, paintings, drawings ...

 

Wisconsin, Plymouth, Event Date: August 12, 2016

11 Live Jazz and Blues Bands Present Jazz and Blues Crawl for the Arts

The Plymouth Arts Center’s 13th Annual Cheese Capital Jazz & Blues Crawl for the Arts will be presented, Friday, August 12, 2016, 4pm to 12:30am. This live music extravaganza features 11 bands at the PAC in the courtyard and great room at the Plymouth Arts Center, 520 East Mill Street, Plymouth, WI and at six downtown venues. The signature, original, painting/collage, “Louie Armstrong, 1932” created and donated by Dan Gardiner of Madison ...

 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: Sunday August 28th 2016

Art Guild of Menomonee Falls Presents the 10th Annual Art in the Park

Join the Art Guild of Menomonee Falls in Village Park for the 10th Annual Art in the Park, where you can view local artists in action on Sunday, August 28th, 10am - 4pm. A juried Fine Art tent show that promotes artists to not only display and sell their art, but to engage with visitors. See the tools, watch techniques discuss artistic options and learn how different mediums evolve. Roving musician, food, and a silent auction to support youth scholarships round ...

 

Wisconsin, River Falls, Event Date: July 7 - 10, 2016

42nd Annual River Falls Days Celebrates Adventures on the Kinni, July 7 - 10, River Falls, WI

The community of River Falls, WI is set to celebrate the 42nd River Falls Days Festival July 7 to 10 at 232 W. Maple St., River Falls, WI 54022. This annual event kicks off with the region’s largest parade Friday evening as the community celebrates this year’s theme—Adventures on the Kinni.   Highlights of this year’s festival include a 10K/2 Mile/Kid’s Fun Run, a carnival, medallion hunt, petting zoo, talent show and other kid-friendly activities all weekend. There will be an Arts, Crafts, & Antiques marketplace, truck and tractor ...

 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: July 16 to 17, 2016

17th Annual Menomonee Falls Civil War Encampment, Menomonee Falls, WI, July 16 to 17

The 17th Annual Menomonee Falls Civil War Encampment will take place Saturday and Sunday, July 16th and 17th, located at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com), SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q, Menomonee Falls, WI. The Ice Cream Social has joined the Civil War Encampment again this year.   Enjoy one free ice cream on Saturday July 16th from 10am-5pm and Sunday July 17th from 10am-4pm. Ice Cream is donated by ...

 

 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: August 23, 2015

9th Annual Arts Event Hosted by Art Guild of Menomonee Falls, WI, August 23

The Art Guild of Menomonee Falls presents their Ninth Annual Art In The Park event. Held at scenic Mill Pond Park off Main Street in Historic Downtown Menomonee Falls, WI on Sunday, August 23, from 10am until 4pm rain or shine. Admission is free. Art In The Park is a juried annual showcase of area artists, children's activities and a silent auction with proceeds that provide scholarships for area high school art students ...

 


Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: July 18 to 19, 2015

Civil War Encampment and Ice Cream Social at Old Falls Village, Menomonee Falls, WI The Ice Cream Social has joined the Civil War Encampment again this year at Old Falls Village, Saturday and Sunday, July 18th and 19th, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q., Menomonee Falls, WI. Join the old-fashioned family fun at Old Falls Village while enjoying an ice cream. One free ice cream to all who come to the Civil War Encampment on Saturday, July 18th from 10-5pm and Sunday, July 19th from 10-4pm. ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Ellison Bay, Event Date: June 27, 2015

Uncork Summer: Door County's Food, Wine & Music Festival, Ellison Bay, WI

Door County North, the business association for far northern Door County, Wisconsin, encompassing Liberty Grove, including the Ellison Bay-Gills Rock region, has announced the return of the Door Peninsula’s county-wide food and wine festival: Uncork Summer. Scheduled for Saturday, June 27 from 10 am to 5 pm, Uncork Summer will again be held the same weekend as the area’s decades-old family-oriented festival, Olde Ellison Bay Days. Uncork Summer will be located outdoors ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Marshfield, Event Date: May 29 to 31, 2015

"Dancing with the Steers" at Dairyfest in Marshfield, WI, May 29 to 30

“Dancing with the Steers” will be presented at the 34th annual Dairyfest in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Dairyfest is a tradition the community looks forward to and being a part of. The festival takes place on May 29-31 at the Central WI State Fair Park, 513 East 17th Street. Dairyfest kicks off Friday, May 29th, with the Mayor’s Breakfast being served to over 2,100 people. The menu consists of a scrambled egg omelet filled with cheese, ham, mushrooms and onions, and is complemented with ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Fond du Lac, Event Date: June 11 to 13, 2015

Wisconsin State Button Society Annual Show and Sale, Fond du Lac, WI

The Wisconsin State Button Show is coming to Fond du Lac, WI from June 11th-13th. Come to see the magnificent miniature works of art called buttons. Whether you are fascinated with their artistic quality, want to examine their material and construction, or seek to delve into their history, there will be buttons for everyone in all price ranges. Button collectors will gather in Fond du Lac Thursday, June 11th (6pm to 9 pm), Friday, June 12th (11am to 5pm) and Saturday, June ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: May 30-31, 2015

Experience History at Old Falls Village Days in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

The Old Falls Village Days this year is at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com) on Saturday and Sunday May 30th and 31st, which is located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q., Menomonee Falls, WI. Join the old-fashioned family fun at Old Falls Village Historical Park while enjoying walking the grounds viewing antique farming equipment and steam engines. The times are Saturday, May 30th from 8-5pm and Sunday, May 31st from 10-4pm. The Flea Market begins ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Hubertus, Event Date: May 30 & 31

Holy Hill Art Farm Presents their Art, Craft & Farm Market Event, May 30-31, Hubertus, Wisconsin

The Holy Hill Art Farm presents their Art, Crafts & Farm Market Show, May 30-31, 9pm-4pm. Enjoy a dazzling display of treasures filling the barns and gardens. The show features a selected blend of fine art, crafts, vintage & antiques.  On display will be paintings, photography, sculptures, pottery, glass, wood, metal, garden items, jewelry and fabric. Spend the day on this 160 year old family farm homestead with rustic scenery and antique structures. While browsing the property ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Madison, Event Date: December 6 & 7, 2014

2014 Holiday Shopping Expo, December 6th to 7th, Madison

The Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center will transform into a winter wonderland with the 2014 Holiday Shopping Expo, offering entertainment, music, Santa Claus, and lots of shopping for the whole family. With a wide range of exhibitors showcasing their business to the public, visitors will find many gifts for those on your holiday gift list. The event dates are ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Sturgeon Bay, Event Date: September 27, 2014

Pumpkinmania! Weigh-Off on September 27th Could Select Wisconsin's Largest Pumpkin

The Lodge at Leathem Smith, the well-known 86-year-old resort in Sturgeon Bay, WI, has announced Pumpkinmania!, a new Door County fall season festival featuring an officially sanctioned pumpkin weigh-off, “pumpkin regatta” on the adjoining Sturgeon Bay harbor, pie baking contest, a wide range of kids’ games, food booths by local restaurants, and live music. The family-friendly Pumpkinmania! event will take place on The Lodge at Leathem Smith’s expansive grounds (1640 Memorial Dr.) on Saturday, September ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Shawano and Menominee Counties, Event Date: October 4 and 5, 2014

Wisconsin's Shawano Area Artists Open their Studios for Miles of Art Tour

The Shawano area is opening its doors and inviting visitors to get a glimpse of local artists at work, as well as colorful murals, barn and community quilts, and fall foliage. The fourth annual Shawano Country Miles of Art (www.smartwisconsin.com) is a fall celebration of the arts and nature throughout Shawano and Menominee Counties (Shawano Country) in northeastern Wisconsin, October 4 and 5, 10 am – 5 pm. The event will include free, self-guided tours of area artists’ studios ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Delafield, Event Date: September 26 & September 27

Mike Chaloupka Memorial Craft Fair Non-Profit Fundraiser, Delafield, WI

The Mike Chaloupka Memorial Craft Fair will be held Friday, September 26th 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, September 27th at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cornerstone Church, N6 W31449 Alberta Drive, Delafield, WI. This non-profit, free craft show will feature handcrafted home and holiday décor, unique gifts, silent auction, bake sale and much more. The silent auction list is available on their website, www.michaelshelpinghands.org. Michael’s Helping Hands Foundation is a charitable, tax-exempt 501c3 organization dedicated to remembering and promoting the spirit and ideas of Michael ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Lake Tomahawk, Event Date: September 20, 2014

Celebrate Fall Harvest Fest in Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin

The Lake Tomahawk Lioness Club hosts its annual Fall Harvest Fest at Snowshoe Park, Lake Tomahawk, WI, on Saturday, September 20th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The Lions Club hold its third car show starting at 8:00 AM. Making its debut is the Northwoods Model Railroad Club with a large exhibit of running trains, marking the town's centennial and it's logging history.   Filled with arts and crafts, cars, a farmers market and fun, this free event has something for everyone in the family. It ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Osceola, Event Date: September 6, 2014

Osceola, WI Celebrates 34th Annual Wheels & Wings, September 6th

Osceola will turn the town and airport over to its giant, end-of-summer-festival, Wheels and Wings, Saturday, September 6th 8am- 4pm. Focusing on core attractions that are wholesome and family friendly, the entertainment includes an aerobatics show and airplane fly-in along with a Classic Car Show featuring some 750 cars and the largest Radar Run in the region. New this year will be a Kid Zone with more hands on family activities. Aviation and car enthusiasts, and their friends and families ...

 


 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: July 19-20

Civil War Encampment and Ice Cream Social at Old Falls Village, Menomonee Falls, WI

The Ice Cream Social is now joining the Civil War Encampment this year at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com), Menomonee Falls, WI, Saturday and Sunday July 19th and 20th, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q. Join the old-fashioned family fun at Old Falls Village while enjoying an ice cream. One free ice cream to all who come to the Civil War Encampment Saturday, July 19th from 10-5pm and Sunday July 20th from 10-4pm. Admission: Adults $5, Children 12 and under $2 and under 5 free ...


 

Wisconsin, Menomonee Falls, Event Date: September 19-21

4th Annual Artist Ride Photo Shoot, September 19-21, 2014, Old Falls Village, Menomonee Falls, WI

Wisconsin’s Living History Artist Ride Photo Shoot will again be located at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com), Menomonee Falls, WI, Friday through Sunday, September 19th to 21st, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Road Q. Located in SE Wisconsin, this is only one of three Artist Rides in the United States, and is open to all artists. This unique event offers a chance to produce scenes not easily available to artists/photographers, meet other artists, and work with seasoned models. Artists then use the photographs as a resource to create their art: prints, paintings ...


 

Wisconsin, Ephraim, Event Date: June 28, 2014

Uncork Summer™ Small Plate Dishes and Beverages Announced: Door County Food & Wine Festival Features Some of Peninsula's Best

Door County North, the business association for northern Door County, Wisconsin, encompassing the Ellison Bay-Gills Rock region, has announced a partial list of the foods and beverages that will be served at the peninsula’s first county-wide food and wine festival, Uncork Summer, scheduled for June 28, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.   Uncork Summer will be located outdoors on the grounds of Wickman House (www.wickmanhouse.com), a highly-regarded restaurant on Mink River Road in Ellison Bay ...


 

Wisconsin, Oregon, Event Date: June 14th to 15th

Hayloft Gallery Art Fair Presents "ArtS in the BarnS," Oregon, WI, June 14th to 15th

Regional artists will display their work around a restored century old farm at The Wood Cycle, Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15, at 1239 S Fish Hatchery Rd., Oregon, WI (10 minutes south of Madison). The Hayloft Gallery Art Fair will feature handcrafted works of more than 20 artists working in wood, paint, fiber, glass, ceramics, jewelry, and photography. “Our peaceful country atmosphere blends art with nature; an excellent way to view original art here in Wisconsin,” said Paul Morrison, owner of The Wood Cycle and organizer of ArtS in the BarnS. “We provide a  ...


 

Holy Hill Art Farm Presents Their Spring Barn Boutique Art & Craft Show, May 30-31, Hubertus, Wisconsin

Hubertus, Wisconsin (April 23, 2014) - The Holy Hill Art Farm presents their Spring Barn Boutique, May 30-31, 9pm-5pm in Hubertus, Wisconsin. Enjoy a dazzling display of treasures filling the barn and gardens. The show features a selected blend of fine art, crafts, vintage & antiques, all incorporated by their design team to create this unique boutique experience. On display will be paintings, drawings, photography, sculptures, pottery, glass, wood, metal, garden items, jewelry ...

 


 

Dairyfest - A 33-year old Community Tradition in Marshfield, Wisconsin, May 30 & 31

Marshfield, Wisconsin (April 28, 2014) - For the past 33 years, Dairyfest in Marshfield, Wisconsin has become a tradition the community looks forward to being a part of. Presented the weekend after Memorial Day, this year’s festival will take place on May 30 & 31, 513 East 17th Street, Marshfield, WI.   Dairyfest kicks off on Friday, May 30th, with the Mayor’s Breakfast being served to over 2,100 people. The menu consists of a scrambled egg omelet; filled with cheese, ham, mushrooms and onions, and is complimented with squeaky fresh cheese curds, assorted muffins  ...

 


 

Door County's First Major Food & Wine Festival: Uncork Summer, Ellison Bay, WI, June 28

Ellison Bay, Wisconsin (April 29, 2014) - Door County North, the business association for far northern Door County, Wisconsin, encompassing the Ellison Bay-Gills Rock region, has announced the Door Peninsula’s first county-wide food and wine festival. Door County is nationally renowned for its natural beauty, and in recent years has developed a reputation as one of the Upper Midwest’s best dining destinations.   Scheduled for Saturday, June 28, the new festival is called Uncork Summer™ and will be held the same weekend as the area’s decades-old family-oriented  ...

 


 

Osceola Wisconsin Public Library Hosts the 4th annual Ultimate Rhubarb Experience, June 6th to 7th

Osceola, Wisconsin (April 28, 2014) -  Prepare yourself for the Ultimate Rhubarb experience when Osceola Wisconsin Public Library hosts the 4th Annual Rhubarb Days on June 6th-7th, 2014. Promising a bigger, better slice of everything rhubarb. The rockin’ weekend kicks off Friday, June 6th with the Farmers Market featuring locally grown produce, Hiawatha Bank free Pasty feed, and Osceola Public Library hosts the Family Block Party with carnival games and bouncy house at Millpond Park. A Wine Tasting and sale will be held both days at Valley Spirits. The Osceola Braves  ...

 

25th Annual Tribute To 1920's Jazz Immortal Bix Beiderbecke, Racine, Wisconsin

Racine, Wisconsin (January 14, 2014) - The Tribute to Bix Fest, a tribute to 1920's jazz immortal Bix Beiderbecke, will be held March 6-9, 2014, at the Racine Marriott, Racine, Wisconsin (Hwy 20, 7111 Washington Ave).   Featured bands will include Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys from California with New York's Dan Levinson on reeds; Marla Dixon and her (very hot) Shotgun Jazz Band from New Orleans; Josh Duffee's Graystone Monarchs from Davenport with Andy Schumm on cornet. Other events include Nicolle Wood's 1929 Galaxy Girls Chorus Line; twelve hour ...