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CALENDAR OF EVENTS August 31 - September 3 Suring

Suring Labor Day Celebration A variety of familyfriendly activities and entertainment, buy-sell-swap, music, food stand, demo derby, truck and tractor pulls, bingo, meat wheel, chili cook-off, 5K/10K, museum tours and more throughout the Village and Veteran’s Memorial Park. Watch Facebook and signs for more information. Events subject to change.

Fall 2018 Kelly Lake

Taste of Oconto County 26th Annual tasting event starting at 1:00pm-4:00pm at Romy’s Holiday Inn in Kelly Lake. Purchase your ticket at the door and receive a complimentary wine glass! Once inside, try samples from area businesses and restaurants. Bucket raffles, 50/50 raffles, paddle wheel and silent auctions will be held throughout the day. Contact Debbie at 920-848-6368 or email Photo Credit: TJ Padjen

family fun! Held at the Lena Fire Department, 200 S. Second Street, from 11AM-2PM.


August 7 Oconto

National Night Out in Oconto Located at Oconto City Hall, 1220 Main Street from 5:00pm-8:00pm. Tours of the Fire Department, test out the Park & Rec and Street Department equipment, face painting, water fights with fire hoses, food, vendors and more!

August 11 - 19 Gillett

Oconto County Youth Fair Held at Zippel Park in Gillett. August 11 features the horse show, August 12th caged birds & small pets, cats and dogs, August 16th is opening ceremony, August 17th truck pulls, August 18th goat, rabbit, swine, sheep & beef judging, dairy, poultry judging, draft horse pulls and tractor pulls, August 19th sale of champions. For more information please visit or find us on Facebook!

August 11 Mountain

Everbreeze Resort Corn Roast Join us for the day of fun on Chute Pond. Corn, drink specials and the Driftwood Band from 2:00pm-6:00pm. For more information call 715-276-7585.

August 18 Mountain

Hidden Bear Trail ATV Club Fundraiser Held at Animal’s Bear Trail Inn from noon to 6:00 pm. Animal’s Bear Trail Inn is located at the corner of Hwy 64 & Hwy T in Mountain WI (Township of Doty). The event will include over 100 - $1.00 meat raffles with 3 prizes for each raffle. There will also be a Gun Raffle, 50-50 raffles and other raffles throughout the day. The HBT ATV Club will also be serving great food cooked by our own chef’s Dave & Con-Bon. There will also be refreshments served outside throughout the event. At 6:00 pm we will be drawing the winner of our cash raffle. These cash raffle tickets can be purchased prior to the event at Animal’s Bear Trail Inn, Halfway Bar in Mountain, The School House Bar & Grill in Mountain and at Anderson’s Supper Club in Lakewood or by contacting Jim Wisneski, Secretary HBT ATV club at 920-562-7872 or via email at Last year’s


grand prize for the cash raffle was $4000.00 with a total payout of $12,250.00. There is a limited amount of tickets, tickets go on sale in the beginning of April. The fundraiser is open to the public. If you would like to join the HBT ATV Club please visit our website at

August 18 Lakewood

Anderson’s Annual Corn Roast Rain or Shine starting at 12:00pm! Food, music, raffles and free sweet corn! Held at Anderson’s Supper Club in Lakewood.

August 19 Lakewood

St. Mary’s of the Lake 22nd Annual Parish Picnic Start your day with our outdoor polka mass at 10:00am in the grounds behind the church then follow the Marosek Brothers band over to the Lakewood Pavilion for a day of fun! Raffles, games, brats, burgers, nachos, cotton candy, ice cream cones and our famous booyah and Fr. Philip’s Famous Egg Rolls. Dance to the music, enjoy a bite to eat and enjoy this great day of family fun. Starting at 11:00am-4:00pm at the Lakewood Pavilion.

August 24 Oconto Falls

Summer Sunset Concert Series – Music by the River by Johnny Wad Band dba: Bazooka Joe Pull up your lawn chair and relax by the river as you enjoy your top tunes performed live by these area bands. Music will continue until the sun sets over the Oconto River. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase on the grounds. No carry-ins. Located at the East Side Beach from 6:00pm-9:00pm in Oconto Falls. For more information go to www.

August 25 Townsend

5th Annual Pork’n Beans Invitational Mini Golf Outing Registration starting at 11:00am at the Sleepy Hollow Mini Golf Course in Townsend, shot gun start at noon. Raffles and refreshments. 2 per teams, $25 per team. Pre-register by calling 715-2766195. Dinner, more raffles and fun after golf at My Bar/Birch Hills Resort in Townsend. In memory of Terry Rank.

September 1 Suring

Conquer Suring Hill 5K/10K Sponsored by Business Association of Suring Area. Visit suringrun. com for details.

September 1 Townsend

Annual Red Arrow Snowmobile Club Corn Roast Annual corn roast at the Old Town Hall Bar and Restaurant in Townsend. Free sweet corn, meat raffle, food, beverages, big ticket raffle drawings and music. For more information visit www.redarrowtownsend. com.

September 1 Riverview

Riverview Fire Department Corn Roast Free corn all day! Fun for the kids and adults with food, bucket drops, spin the wheel and music! Located at the Fire Department, 15408 WI-32, Mountain. Contact the Fire Department at 715-276-9069.

September 2 Lakewood

Lakewood Firefighter’s 33rd Annual Picnic Music, food, raffles and free sweet corn! Starting at noon till 8:00pm at the Lakewood Pavilion. For more information call Randy at 715-276-7222.

September 8 Lena

Lena Lions Dairy Fest Event includes parade at 10:30am, Lena Stempede (5K Walk/Run), live music, tractor pulls, truck pulls, food and refreshments! For more information please contact Russ Glime at 920370-8052.

September 8 Townsend

Sunset Bar & Grill Corn Roast Join us for a great family fun day of food, great sweet corn and music! Proceeds will go to the Reservoir Pond Association. Held at the Sunset Bar & Grill in Townsend. For more information call Tom at 715-276-7007.

September 13 - 16, 20 - 23 Abrams

Abrams Spotlight Productions presents “Cabaret” Abrams Spotlight Productions via After Dark Productions presents, “Cabaret” which explores the exciting and often tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. Cliff, a young American writer newly arrived in Berlin, is immediately taken by English singer Sally Bowles. Shows will be performed at the Byng Community Theater, 5852 Maple St., Abrams.

2018 Oconto County Discovery Guide  
2018 Oconto County Discovery Guide