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DAYTRIPPER fall &winter journeys 2021-2022

Southwest Wisconsin - Northwest Illinois - Northeast Iowa


• Site of Marian Apparitions for 34 years • A quiet, peaceful place of prayer and meditation • 14 beautiful grottos in park setting • A large HOUSE of PRAYER

(under construction)

GROUNDS ARE OPEN 24/7 The Information Center is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. and Wednesday and Friday 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Saturday from 10:00 A.M to 5:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

ANNIVERSARY OF THE ORIGINAL 1950 APPARITIONS May 28, 29, 30; June 4, 16; August 15; October 7 Procession - 12:00 noon; Prayer Vigil - 1:00 p.m. April 7 and November 12 Prayer Vigil - 8:00 p.m.

Queen of the Holy Rosary Mediatrix of Peace Shrine. W5703 Shrine Road, Necedah, WI 54646 1/2 mile

east of Hwy. 80 on Hwy. 21 For information (608) 565-2617 Website: www.queenoftheholyrosaryshrine.org shrineinfo@queenoftheholyrosaryshrine.com

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Wisconsin

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Cover photo credits: - Snowmobile Radar Run in Platteville, WI. Photo by Lisa Banfield. - Norwegian Heritage Center in Stoughton, WI. Photo from www.livsreise.org. - Cuba City Christmas parade. Photo by Tiffany Gardner. - An evening farm in Grant County near Montfort, WI. Photo by James L. Schneider. - Kayaking trip down the Grant River, near Beetown, WI. Photo by Tiffany Gardner. - Wyalusing State Park, Wyalusing, WI. Photo by R. Paske. - Fishing in the Mississippi River near Potosi, WI. Photo by Tiffany Gardner. - A motorcycle ride in Crawford County near Boscobel, WI. Photo by Tim Jacobson/Boscobel Chamber. - Cross Country Skiing in Platteville, WI. Photo by Jessica Brogley. Photo below: Effigy Mounds Boardwalk, Harpers Ferry, IA.

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Bloomington............................18 Boscobel..............................8, 18 Dodgeville....................11, 15, 18 Fennimore..............................18, Hazel Green...............................5 Highland....................................4 Hillsboro..................................11 Kieler.................................10, 18 Lake Geneva............................15 Mineral Point.....................11, 14 Montfort............................14, 18 Muscoda..............................6, 18 Necedah....................................2 Platteville ....6, 10, 17, 18, 19, 24 Richland Center...........11, 15, 18 Shullsburg.............14, 16, 17, 18 Stoughton..............................7, 9

Iowa Dubuque............................. 21 Calendar of Events...4-21 Chamber Listing...22 & 23 Farmers’ Markets........ 20 Map..........................12 & 13

- Event information is subject to change. Please confirm dates and details before arriving. -

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SEPTEMBER 24 & 25 VIOLA HORSE & COLT SHOW – Viola WI - The Annual Horse and Colt Show is fun for the whole family, featuring a midway carnival and arts/crafts both days. Saturday events include a horse show at 10 a.m., parade at 1 p.m., tractor & truck pull plus live entertainment Saturday evening. SEPTEMBER 25 & 26 HARVEST FESTIVAL - Live music, bring your own lawn chairs, food available and wine tasting. Spurgeon Winery, 16008 Pine Tree Rd., Highland, WI. SEPTEMBER 26 FFA PANCAKE BREAKFAST - 7 a.m.Noon at the Memorial Building, 860 Lincoln Ave., Fennimore, WI. Fee. Visit fennimore.com for more information. SEPTEMBER 26 Annual FFA Alumni FARM TOY SHOW & SALE - 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the

Memorial Building, 860 Lincoln Ave., Fennimore, WI. Visit fennimore.com for more information. SEPTEMBER 26 PEDAL TRACTOR PULL AND BRAT STAND - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the Doll & Toy Museum grounds, 1135 6th St., Fennimore, WI. Visit fennimore.com for more information.

2021 EVENTS Harvest Festival - September 25 & 26

Live Music, Food Trucks, Wine by the Glass, Free Parking

**Halloween Party - October 30 & 31

Pairing with Halloween candy and Spooky Recipe Sampling

Christmas Open House - November 20 & 21

Wine Sale, Special Sampling & Holiday Gift Ideas

**Requires reservations for the event.

For details 608-929-7692

16008 Pine Tree Rd. | Highland, WI | 608-929-7692 www.SpurgeonVineyards.com Open Daily 10-5 Except Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day 4 🚘 Fall/Winter Daytripper 2021/2022

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Spurgeon Winery

Free Wine Tasting Every Day Twenty Wines Available for Sampling


Broiled Chicken Breast Chicken Cordon Bleu Smothered Chicken Breast Beef Stir Fry (Cajun Available) Orange Roughy (1 or 2 - 9 oz.) Alligator (16 oz.) Broiled Salmon (8 oz.) Shrimp Stir Fry (Cajun Available) (4 Shrimp, 4 oz. Crab & 6 oz. Scallops)

DAILY SPECIALS

Sunday: Chicken & Ribs Tuesday: All You Can Eat Shrimp Wednesday: Rib Eye (24 oz. or 16 oz.) Thursday: 1/4 or 1/2 Broasted Chicken Friday: All You Can Eat Pike Saturday: New York Strip (16 oz.)

Homemade salads, soups & desserts

Entrees

T-Bone (16 oz.) New York Strip (16 oz.) Rib Eye Steak (24 oz. or 16 oz.) Regular Beef Tenderloin (12 oz.) Baby Beef Tenderloin (8 oz.) Sirloin Steak (20 oz.) Sirloin Sizzler (6 oz.) Chopped Sirloin (10 oz.) Beef Liver (with onions or bacon) Grilled Ham Steak (w/pineapple) (12 oz.) Prime Rib (16 oz.) Prime Rib (24 oz.) Blackened Cajun Prime Rib (16 oz.) Blackened Cajun Prime Rib (24 oz.) (Prime Rib Available Fri. & Sat. Only) 1/4 Broasted Chicken (All white $1 extra) 1/2 Broasted Chicken (All white $1.50 extra) Smoked Pork Chops Pork Chops (2-8 oz.) Pork Chop (1-8 oz.) Pork Filet Mignon, Bacon Wrapped (9 oz.) Barbecued Smoked Pork Ribs Chicken Fettuccine Fettuccine Alfredo Seafood Fettuccine Shrimp Fettuccine

Pork Platter (Chop, Barbecued Ribs & Smoked Pork Chop) Broasted 1/4 Chicken & Chop Broasted 1/4 Chicken & Barbecued Ribs Broasted 1/4 Chicken & Pike Broasted 1/4 Chicken & Shrimp (5 pc.) Baby Beef Tenderloin & Crab (Each 8 oz.) Baby Beef Tenderloin & Broasted Chicken Baby Beef Tenderloin & Shrimp (5 pc.) Baby Beef Tenderloin & Lobster (6 oz. Tail) Prime Rib & Shrimp (5 pc.) (Fri. & Sat. only) Ribs & Shrimp

Seafood

Seafood Dinner (Lobster, Shrimp, Scallops, Pike & Stuffed Shrimp) African Lobster Shrimp (10 pc.) Alaskan King Crab (16 oz.) Scallops Shrimp & Scallops Catfish Cod (Broiled or Fried) Broiled Lemon Pepper Cod Shrimp Scampi (4 oz. each, Lobster, Scallops, Shrimp & Crab) Stuffed Shrimp with Crab Meat Frog Legs Pike Breaded Lobster & King Crab (8 oz. each) Catfish Fillet (Broiled or Fried)

Appetizers

Alligator Sauteed, Deep Fried or Blackened Homemade Wisconsin Cheese Curds Hot Wings (10 pc.) Onion Rings Shrimp Cocktail (8 pc.) Mini Tacos Mac & Cheese Balls Reuben Bites Tavern Mix Brew House

(608) 748-4687 1152 N. Badger Rd., Hazel Green, WI 3 Miles North of Iowa/Wisconsin Bridge off Hwys 61 & 151 on Badger Road www.countryheightssupperclubandmotel.com Hours: Tues-Thurs 4:30-8:00; Fri & Sat 4:30-9:00; Sun 4:30-8:00

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Salad Bar

Combination Dinners

WISCONSIN

Special Entrees

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OCTOBER HOLLOW-EEN - Cave of the Mounds. Don’t be afraid of the dark! Find more details at:www.caveofthemounds. com/events OCTOBER 1 & 2 CITY WIDE GARAGE SALES - Richland Center. OCTOBER 1-3 ATHS Southern Wisconsin TRUCK & TRACTOR SHOW - Friday, Noon-5:00 p.m.. Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Richland County Fairgrounds, 23630 Cty. Hwy. AA, Richland Center, WI. OCTOBER 1-3 CENTER COLOR FEST - Entertainment for the entire family. Richland Center, WI. OCTOBER 2 DAY ON THE FARM - 10 a.m.-1 p.m., UW-P Pioneer Farm, Platteville, WI.

OCTOBER 2 HARVEST FESTIVAL PARADE, 11:30 a.m. in Lancaster, WI. OCTOBER 2 CHEESEFEST - All day, downtown Shullsburg, WI with longstanding events and many activities, 608.482.1859.

MEISTER CHEESE CO.

1160 INDUSTRIAL DR., MUSCODA, WI (608) 739-3134 www.meistercheese.com

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• Free Coffee, Candy and Cookies Available in the Lobby 24 Hours a Day • Deluxe Continental Breakfast • DIRECTV • High-Speed, Wireless Internet Access • Handicap-Accessible Rooms • Indoor Pool and Whirlpool • Off-Street Outdoor Parking

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630 S. Water Street, Platteville, WI (608) 348-7373 or 1-800-596-2375

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GIFT BOXES, SPECIALTY FLAVORS, LOCAL FAVORITES AND MORE!

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WISCONSIN

Norwegian Heritage Center

““Where immigrant stories come alive”

• livsreise.org • 608.873.7567 • Free Admission • • Tues-Sat 9:30-4:30 • 277 W. Main St. Stoughton •

See upcoming events on our website and Facebook page

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• Interactive storybooks • Electronic culture stations • Build-your-journey map wall • Vintage photos • Genealogy lab • Hundreds of artifacts • Auditorium with a large selection of on-demand films

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1518 Elm Street | Boscobel, WI (608) 391-3120 Vacation Homes & Cabins Boscobel, WI

Driftless Lodge

Trout Streams • Canoeing • Family Reunions Bikers Welcome • Open Year Round • Unique Decor Wisconsin River • Hunting • Direct Access ATV/UTV Trails

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OCTOBER 21 UW-P HOMECOMING BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m., Platteville, WI. OCTOBER 22-31 HALLOWEEN GARDEN - Katie’s Garden with Halloween displays from October 22-31, Platteville, WI. OCTOBER 23 UW-P HOMECOMING PARADE 10 a.m., Platteville, WI.

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OCTOBER 2 & 3 Oakwood Fruit Farm CUSTOMER APPRECIATION at 31128 Apple Ridge Rd., Richland Center, WI. OCTOBER 6 LADIES NIGHT OUT. Sponsored by the Shopping News. Located at the BARn, 10935 Mound View Rd., Platteville, WI. OCTOBER 8-10 DRIFTLESS RENDEZVOUS Kronshage Park, Boscobel, WI. OCTOBER 9 Masonic Lodge Annual FISH FRY 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge in Potosi, WI. OCTOBER 17 Port of Potosi BREWERIANA & FLEA MARKET – Noon in the Potosi Brewery Parking Lot. OCTOBER 18-23 UW-P HOMECOMING WEEK Platteville, WI.

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VISIT STOUGHTON

YOUR STORY STARTS HERE

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DOWNTOWN BOUTIQUE SHOPPING

toughton’s story starts with Norwegian heritage, but has grown to include so much more. Explore boutique shopping, locally owned restaurants, the Norwegian Heritage Center, and the Stoughton Opera House. DRIVING DISTANCE IN MILES Madison

STOUGHTON OPERA HOUSE

Milwaukee

81

Dubuque

99

Chicago

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19

132

Green Bay

149

Wausau

155

Eau Claire

190

St. Paul

272

Minneapolis

281

Des Moines

301

LIVSREISE NORWEGIAN HERITAGE CENTER

VISITSTOUGHTON.COM

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Indianapolis 317

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OCTOBER 23 UW-P HOMECOMING M LIGHTING 9 p.m., Platteville, WI. OCTOBER 23 WITCHES, WARLOCKS AND WINE WEEKEND - Join local businesses in Darlington, WI for a spooky good time from 2-5 p.m.. OCTOBER 24 FALL FESTIVAL - Noon at Sts. Andrew-Thomas School, 100 Hwy. 35 & 61, Potosi, WI. Dinner, games, snack bar and auction. Call 608-763-2120 for more information. OCTOBER 30 DESTINATION STOUGHTON is another fun weekend of events. It happens the last weekend of October, and includes a rosemaling show and sale and the Norwegian Dancers performance.

OCTOBER 30 COMMUNITY BAND PERFORMANCE, Potosi, WI, 2-4 p.m. OCTOBER 30 & 31 HALLOWEEN PARTY - Pairing Halloween candy with wine and more! Reservation required! $15 per person. Spurgeon Winery, 16008 Pine Tree Rd., Highland, WI.

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• Complimentary Hot Breakfast • Within walking distance to restaurants, bars & shopping • Easy access to ATV/UTV Trails • Underground Parking for your vehicle, motorcycle or even ATV/UTV!

55 S. Elm Street, Platteville, WI

608.342.2238

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MIDWEST MOTORSPORTS INC

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JOIN OUR WINNING TEAM

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WISCONSIN

Hometown Hotel Hospitality

“The Place for Family Fun!”

The retail sales area, located in the heart of the orchard, is the center of activity during harvest time.

Open through Thanksgiving

Over 20 varieties of apples Concord grapes ready early September Fresh homemade caramel apples Homemade Apple Cider Take and bake pies Apple cider donuts made daily Local grass fed beef All fruits carefully harvested by hand Pure Golden Honey Gift boxes available We ship UPS

Come Check us Out! 608-585-2701

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31128 Apple Ridge Rd., Richland Center, WI Open 9am to 5pm Seven Days A Week!

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Coon Valley

14 Stoddard

Westby

Chaseburg

35 Genoa

Hill

82

Viroqua

80

La Farge

Yuba Viola

82

Readstown

De Soto

Soldiers Grove 14

Ferryville

61

Gays Mills

Mount Sterling

Richlan

Boaz

Bell Center Waterville

Lynxville

27

35

60

Steuben

Eastman

133 Blue River

Muscoda

Avoc

Boscobel

Marquette

Prairie Du Chien

60 Wauzeka Woodman

Mount Hope

McGregor

18

52

Bagley

Fennimore

Montfort

Patch Grove

133

Bloomington

Livingston

81

Cassville

133

PLAN A COURSE for your Daytrip

Potosi

Dubuque

80 Platteville

M

Belmon

Tennyson

151 Dickeyville

Dyersville

Rewey

Lancaster

81 Beetown

Co

18 Stitzer

Glen Haven

Guttenberg

Highland

61

133

Cuba City Kieler Benton Louisburg Sinsinawa

1

Hazel Gre

East Dubuque

20

Galena

Eliz


Union Center

58

Wonewoc

Hillsboro

33

Wisconsin Dells

23 Lake Delton

La Valle

Ironton Cazenovia

16

Portage

Reedsburg Rock Springs

Lime Ridge

58

Endeavor

13

Baraboo

Loganville

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33

51

90

Merrimac

Arlingto

14

Sauk City

Mazomanie Black Earth

Arena

14

Cobb

Cross Plains

78

Blue Mounds Dodgeville Ridgeway

De

12

60

Spring Green

Lone Rock 23

60

Prairie Du Sac

Plain

Barneveld

191

39

Mount Horeb

McFarland

18

Stoughton

Oregon

Hollandale

Belleville New Glarus

Blanchardville

151

Verona

92

78

39

Mineral Point

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Madison

18 Linden

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Poynette

23

hland Center

Avoca 133

22

Brookly

92

Monticello

mont Argyle

Darlington

81

81

Shullsburg

11

11

Gratiot

Scales Mound Elizabeth

Albany

59

Monroe

Brodhe

Browntown South Wayne

New Diggings

Green

69

Apple River

78

Nora

Winslow

Orangeville

26

Du Rock City 75


NOVEMBER 20 & 21 CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE - Super sale on select wines, free wine tasting and free product tasting. Spurgeon Winery, 16008 Pine Tree Rd., Highland, WI. NOVEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 31 ROTARY LIGHTS IN THE PARK - Enjoy Christmas magic at Krouskop Park in Richland Center, WI. Walking Tours from 6-7 p.m. and Driving Tours from 7-9 p.m. Admission is FREE. A donation of a food item for the Richland County Food Pantry is appreciated as well as cash for the Food Pantry and upgrades for the Park. NOVEMBER 26-JANUARY 1 HOLIDAY LIGHT DISPLAY Katie’s Garden, Platteville, WI. NOVEMBER 27 SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY - Support all area local businesses and join us for a day of fun and excitement.

NOVEMBER 27 CHRISTMAS IN CASSVILLE - Wine, Santa night -time parade and Fireworks, Cassville, WI. NOVEMBER 27 BIT OF YESTERYEAR CHRISTMAS - All day, downtown Shullsburg, WI. Oldtime celebration including a tour of homes and an evening parade, 608.482.1859. HOTEL ROOMS AVAILABLE

• Locally sourced & hand pattied beef • Fun variety of brews on tap • Voted best pizza in Iowa county

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Celebrate the Changing of the Seasons See Our Fall & Holiday Gifts & Home Décor 116 West Court Street Richland Center, WI 53581

608-383-1124 608-604-4804

WISCONSIN

A Seasonal Touch

Land Pride

SIMPSON’S TRACTOR INC Pine River Leasing New & Used Equipment Sales, Service & Rental

1710 US Hwy 14E Richland Center WI 53581 (608) 647-6343 Fax (608) 647-3813 www.simpsonsfordtractor.com

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Your favorite local bakery since 1928!

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Spring Green, WI 53588 608.588.9317 Lake Geneva, WI 53147 262.812.4076

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NOVEMBER 27 45th Annual CHRISTMAS CREATIONS CRAFT SHOW - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Memorial Building, 860 Lincoln Ave., Fennimore, Visit fennimore.com for more information. NOVEMBER 20 CRAFT FAIR - Platteville High School. DECEMBER 1-31 RIVERSIDE REFLECTIONS - Pecatonica River Trails Park in Darlington, WI with lighted campsites. Call 608.776.3067. DECEMBER 2-5 VICTORIAN HOLIDAY WEEKEND The Victorian Holiday weekend in Stoughton is a flavorful weekend filled with thousands of Christmas lights, holiday treats, and all around holiday cheer. Thousands of lights are set to holiday music every holiday season at Stoughton Rotary Park

and families can enjoy kid friendly holiday activities all weekend long. DECEMBER 3 HOLIDAY ON MAIN STREET Blanchardville, WI. DECEMBER 3 HOMETOWN FRIDAY NIGHTS Downtown Platteville, WI from 4-8 p.m.

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■ Fresh cheese curds weekly ■ Made to order cheese trays ■ Gift boxes designed for any budget

Original recipes from Fourth Generation Master Cheesemaker Chris Roelli

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Including Dunbarton Blue, Red Rock, Little Mountain, Gravity Hill, Roelli Haus Select and Lowlander Goudse Kaas


The Finest, Award-Winning Wisconsin Cheese

wFresh Cheese Currds wCustom Cheese Trrays & Gift Boxes for All Occasions wShullsburg Meats,, Summer Sausage & Beef Sticks wLocal Wines, Speciality Beers & Liquors wUnique Gift Store and Speciality Items

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Come watch cheese being made via our viewing windows!

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Platteville Super 8 Motel

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DECEMBER 3 & 4 WINTER WONDERLAND - Katie’s Garden, Platteville, WI. DECEMBER 3 & 4 CHRISTMAS/ HOLIDAY WEEKEND - Join us for lighted laps, living windows, cocktail walks, Santa at the train depot and more! For more info follow us on Facebook: Darlington Chamber Main Street. DECEMBER 3-6 HOMETOWN HEARTFELT HOLIDAY, Lancaster, WI. DECEMBER 4 SANTA AT THE COURTHOUSE, Lancaster, WI. DECEMBER 4 CHRISTMAS IN BOSCOBEL - Parade at noon. DECEMBER 8 LADIES’ NIGHT OUT - Downtown Shullsburg, WI at 4:30 p.m. with

festive atmosphere, holiday windows, shopping and drink specials, 608.574.9740. DECEMBER 10 HOMETOWN FRIDAY NIGHTS Downtown Platteville, WI from 4-8 p.m. DECEMBER 11 Quota Club FANCY COOKIE & GIFT SALE, 9 a.m.-Noon, Platteville, WI.

Fresh Flowers For All Occasions Steph's Sweet Treats is also home to Sprinkled with Style boutique. 133 N Iowa St, Dodgeville, WI 53533 (608) 574-2769 www.stephsweetreats.com

Specializing In

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www.clarebank.com Bloomington (608) 994-2741

Kieler (608) 568-3106

Muscoda (608) 739-3148

Boscobel (608) 375-4182

Montfort (608) 943-6304

Platteville (608) 348-2727

Fennimore (608) 822-3521

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Julie Huth, Owner

383 W. Third Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 (608) 383-1616 robinsnestgiftsandflowers@gmail.com

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• Black Crow & Swan Creek Candles • Seasonal Decor • Timer Candles • Silk Flowers • Gift Certificates! Robins Nest Country Gifts & Flowers, LLC


WISCONSIN

Auto, Truck, Tractor, Skid Steer, Trailer, 4-Wheeler, Rims

Anything At All, Just Give Us A Call! ACE L P T S E B E TH LEAK! A E K A T O T Tire Sales & Service

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Something for Everyone!

Here’s Where to Buy Local in Our Area: NOW-SEPTEMBER

 Cuba City Farmers Market The market is held the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4 to 7 p.m. Many vendors offering a variety of produce, canned goods, crafts and more! 120 E. Clay St., Cuba City, WI, 608.744.2152 Visit cubacity.org. NOW-OCTOBER

 Argyle Open Market First and third Saturdays from 9 a.m.12:30 p.m. at the old high school lot on the corner of Hwy. 81 and Broad Street.

 Boscobel Farmers Market Provides a wide variety of fresh produce, baked and canned goods, meats, eggs, syrups, honey, plants, flowers and crafts. Live music, hot food and ice cream. 8 a.m.-Noon in the beautiful, historic Depot Park.

 Darlington Farmers Market Saturdays at Festival Grounds, 8 a.m.Noon. Come see many local vendors. For more information, call 608.776.3067. 20 🚘 Fall/Winter Daytripper 2021/2022

 Dodgeville Farmers Market Saturdays, 8 a.m.-Noon, Methodist Church parking lot at 327 N. Iowa Street. Parking off of Union and Chapel streets.

 F ennimore Vendor, Craft Fair and Farmer’s Market Located at 4462 US Hwy. 18, Fennimore, WI. Saturdays from 8 a.m. to Noon with a wide variety of items from locally made furniture to candles and jewelry and much more! Call 608.732.4322.

 Platteville Farmers Market Every Saturday from 8 a.m.-Noon at Platteville City Park, 75 N. Bonson St., Platteville, WI. Visit plattevillefarmersmarketwi.com. NOVEMBER – APRIL

 Platteville Indoor Winter Market First and third Saturday from 8 a.m.-Noon at Rountree Gallery, 120 W. Main St., Platteville, WI. Visit plattevillefarmersmarketwi.com.


IOWA

DECEMBER 15 COMMUNITY BAND PERFORMANCE, Christmas Concert, Potosi, WI, 2-4 p.m. DECEMBER 17 HOMETOWN FRIDAY NIGHTS Downtown Platteville, WI from 4-8 p.m.

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DECEMBER 11 SANTA AT THE COURTHOUSE, Lancaster, WI. DECEMBER 12 Cuba City GLOW PARADE - 6 p.m. Go to Cuba City Chamber facebook page for more information.

JANUARY 15 & 16 FREE FISHING WEEKEND in Wisconsin Waters! JANUARY 30 RADAR RUN - The BARn, 6935 Mound View Rd., Platteville. Follow the Platteville Driftbusters Snowmobile Club on Facebook for more information. FEBRUARY 19 SNOWFEST - Riverside Park, Cassville, WI.

Visit

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Service Calls On Grandfather Clocks

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As we embark on a new season, our commitment to strengthening our community and local businesses has never been stronger. Thank you for your continued support of our Tri-State region. If you need more information, contact the local Chamber Of Commerce who are always willing to help... BAGLEY VILLAGE CLERK 608-996-2195 www.grantcounty.org/ci/bagley BELMONT VILLAGE 608-762-5142 belmontwi.com BENTON VILLAGE 608-759-3721 www.bentonwi.us BLOOMINGTON VILLAGE CLERK 608-994-3851 www.grantcounty.org/ci/bloomington BLUE RIVER VILLAGE CLERK 608-537-2758 www.grantcounty.org/ci/blue-river BOSCOBEL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-375-2672 or 1-866-375-2672 www.boscobelwisconsin.com BROOKLYN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-455-1627 www.brooklylnareachamberofcommerce.org 22 🚘 Fall/Winter Daytripper 2021/2022

CASSVILLE TOURISM 608-725-5855 www.cassville.org CUBA CITY CITY HALL 608-744-2152 www.grantcounty.org/ci/cubacity DARLINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-776-3067 www.darlingtonwi.org DICKEYVILLE VILLAGE CLERK 608-568-3333 www.dickeyville.com DODGEVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-935-5993 www.dodgeville.com DUBUQUE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 563-557-9200 www.dubuquechamber.com EVANSVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & TOURISM 608-882-5131 Facebook: evansvillecoc


FENNIMORE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-822-3599 or 1-800-822-1131 www.fennimore.com FITCHBURG CHAMBER VISITOR + BUSINESS BUREAU 608-288-8284 www.fitchburgchamber.com GALENA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 815-777-9050 www.galenachamber.com GREATER RICHLAND CENTER AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-649-3376 www.gorcchamber.com HAZEL GREEN VILLAGE CLERK 608-854-2953 www.villageofhazelgreen.org LANCASTER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-723-2820 www.lancasterwisconsin.com LATINO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF DANE COUNTY 608-712-3522 www.lccwi.org LIVINGSTON VILLAGE CLERK 608-943-6800 www.grantcounty.org/ci/livingston MAIN STREET LANSING 563-538-9229 www.mainstreetlansing.com MCGREGOR-MARQUETTE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 563-873-2186 www.mcgreg-marq.org MINERAL POINT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-987-3201 www.mineralpoint.com MONONA CHAMBER & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 563-539-8340 www.mononachamber.com MONTFORT VILLAGE CLERK 608-943-6917 www.grantcounty.org/ci/montfort

MONROE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-325-7648 www.monroechamber.org MUSCODA VILLAGE CLERK 608-739-3182 www.muscoda.com OREGON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-835-3697 www.oregonwi.com PATCH GROVE VILLAGE CLERK 608-994-2200 www.grantcounty.org/ci/patchgrove PLATTEVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-348-8888 www.platteville.com POSTVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 563-864-7104 POTOSI/TENNYSON CHAMBER 608-763-2300 www.grantcounty.org/ci/potositennyson PRAIRIE DU CHIEN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-326-8555 www.prairieduchien.org SHULLSBURG CITY 608-965-4424 www.experienceshullsburg.com SPRING GREEN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-588-2054 www.springgreen.com STOUGHTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 608-873-7912 www.stoughtonwi.com VERONA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & VISITORS CENTER 608-845-5777 www.veronawi.com or visitveronawi.com WOODMAN VILLAGE CLERK 608-533-3441 www.grantcounty.org/ci/woodman

If you take any photos of the areas represented in this publication, we would love to see them! They may be published in future daytripper publications! Email your photos to lbanfield@wcinet.com with a brief description, location of the photo and name of the photographer. Fall/Winter Daytripper 2021/2022 🚘 23


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