Calendar » AUGUST 2019

  • Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center  Lots to do and see at the Center. Walking trail, exhibits and scenic tower. Visit their website for a complete schedule of events and activities for the whole family.
  • Vaughn Public Library – It’s not just books anymore. Check out their website for a complete schedule of events and happenings for the entire family.
  • Big Top Chautauqua Find out what’s happening at Big Top this month!
  • Saturdays, mid-May – August Stock Car Races at ABC Raceway, 2187 Butterworth Rd. For more information, call 715-682-4990, or visit www.abcraceway.com.
  • Saturdays through mid-October, Ashland Area Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, located in the Pearson Plaza, just off West Main Street 8am-1pm. For more information, call 715-682-2500, or visit www.ashlandareafarmersmarket.com.
  • Sundays-September, Summer Sunday Serenades at Rookery Pub Fine Dining, from 2pm-5pm, 20100 Cty. Hwy. M, Cable. For more information, call 715-794-2062, or visit www.rookerypub.com.
  • Lost Creek Adventures, 22475 Hwy. 13, Cornucopia. Stand Up Paddleboard Clinics and Shipwreck/snorkeling tours continue! For more information, call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • TBD- “Timeless Lake Superior” Quilt Exhibit at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, 29270 Co Hwy G. Showing until October 15, 2018. For more information, call 715-685-9983.
  • Sunday Fat Bike Adventure Safari Rides at 1pm. NCCA sponsored weekly rides. Meeting locations will be announced via Facebook and email. Possible locations include: North Coast Coffee or Coco Cafe in Washburn or Big Water Coffee or The Fat Radish in Bayfield, etc. Bikes with 3.5″ tires or wider are highly recommended. No registration. Everyone welcome. Riders are asked to submit their email or contact information to John Murphy at murph007swat@gmail.com or call 715-209-8169 to receive weekly updates.
  • Casual Group Ride on Monday nights at 6pm. Meet at Bay City Cycles, 412 W Main St. Bike needed, or rentals are available at Bay City Cycles (please arrive early to do so). Helmets required. Sponsored by Bay City Cycles and North Coast Cycling Association. For more information, call 715-682-2091 or visit www.baycitycycles.com.
  • Prenatal Classes with Jen Torborg of Orthepedic & Spine Therapy every first Tuesday of every month! February- December 2019. From 4:30-5:15pm. Learn about breathing, pelvic floor exercises, common vs. normal, exercise, sleep, posture,self care, prep for birth, and recovery. Sign up by calling 715-685-9656 or emailing jtorborg@ostpt.com.
  • Postpartum Classes with Jen Torborg of Orthepedic & Spine Therapy every second Tuesday of every month! January-December 2019. From 4:30-5:15pm. Learn about breathing, pelvic floor exercises, return to exercise & sex, scar tissue, diastasis recti, posture, leakage, and prolapse. Sign up by calling 715-685-9656 or emailing jtorborg@ostpt.com.
  • BINGO every Tuesday night, 7pm at Our Lady of the Lake Church, 106 n 2nd Ave East. Bingo is played in the basement and is open to the public. Excluding Holidays or during the Holy Week. For more information, call 715-682-7620.
  • Bayfield Rec Center Free Senior Friday, free use of our fitness machines, swim laps, or just use the sauna and hot tub, Aqua Fit class at 9am, and a Silver Sneakers fitness class (using chairs) at 11am! No need to schedule, walk ins are welcome! Please call 715-779-5408 with any questions you might have.
  • Guided Mural Trolley Tours! Fridays & Saturdays at 10am & 1:30pm and Mondays at 1:30pm from June 22-September 8. Sponsored by Ashland Chamber of Commerce and BART. For more information, call 715-682-2500.
  • TBD- Second Street Bistro, 201 Main Street East, offering free live music from 5-9pm, every Friday and Saturday, with no cover charge. For more information, call 715-682-2320.
  • Bretting Community Center Indoor Playground. Monday and Thursday: 10am-1pm. Wednesday and Friday: 3:30-6:30pm. Saturday: 9am-12pm. Bretting Community Center Daily fee: $1 per child/day. BCC yearly family membership also available for $60. For more information, call 715-682-7059.
  • 08/01/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Steve Earle and the Dukes,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/01-03/2019
    60th Annual Lumberjack World Championships in Hayward, WI! International competition! Sawing, Chopping, Logrolling, Speed Climbing, Boom Running, and Axe Throwing.  Festival Grounds! Beer Garden! Food! Demonstrations! 3 days of fun! For a full schedule and ticket information visit www.lumberjackworldchampionships.com.
  • 08/01-04/2019
    67th Flambeau Rama at the Festival Grounds located at 310 5th St N in Park Falls. Four days of live music! Expanded food court, Gun Show/ Sports Show, pooch pageant, silent auction, rod casting contest, chalk drawing contest, cardboard boat regatta, family fun day games, arts and crafts fair, 5K road run, kids races, car show, flea market, parade and more! For more information visit www.parkfalls.com or call 715-762-2703.
  • 08/02/2019
    Cornucopia Summer Concert Series presents live music by, “Azure” from 6-9pm. Outside the Cornucopia Sweet Shop. Bring Grandma and the kids and enjoy a summer evening on the grass listening to sweet tunes by local artists. Picnics are welcome! Free family fun! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/02/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Chris Kroexe and Joyann Parker,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/02-03/2019
    Ashland Downtown Days – Sidewalk Sales, Craft & Food Vendors – Downtown Summer Celebration.  For craft vendor information click here.
  • 08/02-03/2019
    Chequamegon Theatre Association presents “Tom Sawyer” performances, 210 5th Ave E, Ashland. Evening shows at 7:30pm. Sunday Matinees at 2pm. Tickets are available at Moore’s On Main.  For more information, call 715-682-5554 or visit www.ctatheatre.org.
  • 08/03/2019
    73rd Annual Edward “Bud” Williams Kids’ Fishing Party – sponsored by the North Wisconsin Rod & Gun Club, Ashland. Starts at 8am. Held at Kreher Park. Registration the day of the party starting at 8am. Bring your own poles. Free food, refreshments and prizes! For more information, call 715-209-2560.
  • 08/03/2019
    Birkie Lumberjack 5k run/walk at 8am. Start & Finish at Lumberjack Bowl on the shores of Lake Hayward. T-shirts, costumes contest, prizes and more! Plus 1 free ticket to the Thursday Lumberjack World Championships (07/19/2018). Register now! For more information call 715-634-5025 or visit www.birkie.com.
  • 08/03/2019
    40th Annual Grand View Firehouse 50 Road Race, sponsored by the Grand View Fire Department at 10am. The Firehouse 50 race is on blacktop roads winding through the pristine Chequamegon National Forest around Lake Namakagon and Lake Owen. It passes through the townships of Grand View, Namakagon, Cable and Drummond. For more information or to register, call 715-763-3333 or visit www.firehouse50.org.
  • 08/03/2019
    Pointe to La Pointe Open Water Swim to Madeline Island. Swimming to Madeline Island has been a storied feat around the Bayfield area for decades. The Pointe to La Pointe has grown into a thriving race that sells out annually at 500 swimmers. For more information or to register, call 715-779-5408 or visit www.recreationandfitnessresources.org/point-to-la-pointe.html.
  • 08/03/2019
    ABC Raceway Races: Mid- Mod Madness- presented by Safari Bar & Lake Shore Cafe. Raceway located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Regular season races on Saturday night. Hot laps- 6:15pm. Racing- 7pm. Grandstand opens at 5pm.  For more information, go to www.abcraceway.com
  • 08/04/2019
    North Coast Cycling Association’s Madeline Island Free Family/Group Bike Ride at 10:30am at the LaPointe ferry dock. For more information, call 715-373-2114 or visit www.northcoastcycling.com.
  • 08/04/2019
    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “Eggplant Heroes,” eclectic originals, folk & mountain gospel, from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
  • 08/06/2019
    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents Hot Pink Hangover (Alternative Pop Rock), Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, Bayfield, WI 54814, at 7pm, weather permitting. If it rains, it will relocate to the Madeline Island Ferry Terminal on Washington Avenue, Bayfield. These concerts are free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blankets. For more information, call 715-779-3335, or visit www.bayfield.org.
  • 08/07/2019
    Northland College Summer Programs presents, “Forest Lodge Tour” from 9-11am. For more information visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
  • 08/08/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Gaelic Storm,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/08-11/2019
    Bayfield County Fair, North Main St., Iron River. Live music, face painting, hypnosis show, petting zoo, kid’s tractor pull, bull riding, and so much more! For more information, registration, or fees, call 715-373-6125 ext. 7, or visit  www.bayfieldcounty.org.
  • 08/09/2019
    Northland College Summer Programs presents, “Northern Wisconsin Forest Ecology” from 1-2pm. For more information visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
  • 08/09/2019
    Cornucopia Summer Concert Series presents live music by, “Whitecaps” from 6-9pm. Outside the Cornucopia Sweet Shop. Bring Grandma and the kids and enjoy a summer evening on the grass listening to sweet tunes by local artists. Picnics are welcome! Free family fun! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/09-11/2019
    The public is invited to take the Studio Art Tour through Drummond, Cable, Hayward, Springbrook, and Stone Lake during the upcoming CHARAC (Cable Hayward Area Arts Council) Art Crawl. This event will take place Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10, 10 am-5 pm and Sunday, August 11, 11 am- 3pm. For more information please visit www.cablehaywardarts.org or phone 715-934-2780 or 715-798-3363.
  • 08/10/2019
    Annual Cornucopia Day, on the waterfront from 8am-4pm. Huge flea market, fantastic food, raffle prizes, paint balloon extreme, live music in town, parade at 1pm, 5k fun run, sandcastle building, dunk tank, and more! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/10/2019
    Butternut Pig & Corn Roast. For more information, call 715-769-3680 or visit www.butternutwi.com.
  • 08/10/2019
    Legendary Waters Resort and Casino presents, “Legendary Cribbage Tournament”. Registration starts at 3pm. Play begins at 5pm. For more information, call 800-226-8478 or visit www.legendarywaters.com.
  • 08/10/2019
    Boogie in the Barn, CAMBA (Cable Area Mountain Bike Association) Gala fundraising event, from 5-10pm at the Sylvandale Barn, at the residence of Matt and Kim Dale on Round Lake School Road near Hayward. For more information, visit https://www.cambatrails.org/events/boogie-in-the-barn-gala/.
  • 08/10/2019
    ABC Raceway Races: Six- Cylinder “Summer Sizzler” with NVSR vintage racers- presented by Ashland/Bayfield Sportmen’s Club. Raceway located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Regular season races on Saturday night. Hot Laps-6:15pm. Racing-7pm. Grandstand opens at 5pm.  For more information, go to www.abcraceway.com.
  • 08/11/2019
    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “Skipping Stones,” classic rock/blues/country/contemporary, from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
  • 08/11/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/13/2019
    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents Molly Otis, Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, Bayfield, WI 54814, at 7pm, weather permitting. If it rains, it will relocate to the Madeline Island Ferry Terminal on Washington Avenue, Bayfield. These concerts are free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blankets. For more information, call 715-779-3335, or visit www.bayfield.org.
  • 08/14/2019
    Northland College Summer Programs presents, “Forest Lodge Tour” from 9-11am. For more information visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
  • 08/14/2019
    Women into Networking. Lunch and learn every second Wednesday of every month. These meetings have been changed to the upstairs of the Sandbar Restaurant from 5-6:30pm. This will be a after business hours networking event with appetizers. No guest speakers anymore. Must RSVP with name and phone number by calling/texting 906-364-9100 or through Facebook.
  • 08/15/2019
    3rd Thursday! You know, Thirsty Thursday, Thankful Thursday, Throwback Thursday, and now 3rd THURSDAY!!!!!! Downtown Retail Business will be open until 8pm on the 3rd THURSDAY of every month, with specials. Bargains! Fun!! An evening of shopping! For more information call 715-682-2500 or visit www.visitashland.com.
  • 08/15/2019
    Ashland Chamber Field Day, Golf Tournament. Field Day Registration Form.  For more information or to register, call the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce at 715-682-2500.
  • 08/15/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Shanties & Shipwrecks,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/15-18/2019
    Ashland County Fair, County Fairgrounds, Marengo. Midway rides, races, horse show, truck pull, music, and much more. For more information, call 715-682-3742 or visit www.ashlandcofair.org.
  • 08/16/2019
    Northland College Summer Programs presents, “Wolf Ecology & Conservation Certification Course” from 4-2pm. For more information visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
  • 08/16/2019
    Cornucopia Summer Concert Series presents live music by, “Hoff Stevens” from 6-9pm. Outside the Cornucopia Sweet Shop. Bring Grandma and the kids and enjoy a summer evening on the grass listening to sweet tunes by local artists. Picnics are welcome! Free family fun! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/16-18/2019
    Butternut Community Fair, and cancer awareness event at the Butternut Park, Hwy 13. Crafts, garden entries, baskets, meals, prizes, games, food and fun for the whole family! For more information, email pckahl4pegi@yahoo.com or call 715-769-3550.  www.butternutwi.com.
  • 08/17/2019
    Glidden’s Annual Brat Feed at “The Junction” in Clam Lake. For more information visit www.gliddenwi.org.
  • 08/17/2019
    Big Bay State Park’s Annual Sandcastle Day, on Madeline Island. Registration is at 9am. Judging will be at noon. Prizes awarded. For more information, call 715-747-6425.
  • 08/17/2019
    ABC Raceway Races: Summer Blast- Northern WI Fence & Outlaw Wraps & Apparel. Raceway located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Regular season races on Saturday night. Hot Laps- 6:15pm. Racing- 7pm. Grandstand opens at 5pm.  For more information, go to www.abcraceway.com.
  • 08/17/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/17-18/2019
    Anishinaabe Culture Days at the Madeline Island Museum. With Ojibwe artists, musicians, and living history reenactors, this event will feature Ojibwe music, art, demonstrations, and exhibits. For more information call 715-747-2415 or email madelineisland@wisconsinhistory.org.
  • 08/18/2019
    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “TBA,” from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
  • 08/20/2019
    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents David Blong, Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, Bayfield, WI 54814, at 7pm, weather permitting. If it rains, it will relocate to the Madeline Island Ferry Terminal on Washington Avenue, Bayfield. These concerts are free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blankets. For more information, call 715-779-3335, or visit www.bayfield.org.
  • 08/21/2019
    55+ Health Expo, at the Bay Area Civic Center, 320 W. 4th Ave., from 9am-2pm. For more information, call 715-685-5181.
  • 08/22/2019
    The Annual Ashland County Cleansweep- Household Hazardous Waste Collection. From 3-7pm at WITC-Ashland Campus (south parking lot). The Extension Ashland County Community Development Educator, Lissa Radke, will be partnering with Northerst Regional Planning Commission to put on this event. For more information, call 715-682-7017.
  • 08/23/2019
    Cornucopia Summer Concert Series presents live music by, “Liz Woodworth Trio” from 6-9pm. Outside the Cornucopia Sweet Shop. Bring Grandma and the kids and enjoy a summer evening on the grass listening to sweet tunes by local artists. Picnics are welcome! Free family fun! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/23-24/2019
    Gun and Knife Show at the Bay Area Civic Center, 320 4th Ave. W. August 23 from 3-8pm and August 24 from 9am-4pm. Guns on display and for sale. For more information, call Ray at 715-292-8415.
  • 08/24/2019
    Music in the Park at Copper Falls State Park in Mellen. For more information, call 715-274-5123.
  • 08/24/2019
    Take a Hike sponsored by the National Country Trail Association. Time and location is TBA. For more information contact Kevin Schram, President, at 715-765-4789 or email che@northcountrytrail.org.
  • 08/24/2019
    Legendary Waters Resort and Casino presents, “Legendary Cribbage Tournament”. Registration starts at 3pm. Play begins at 5pm. For more information, call 800-226-8478 or visit www.legendarywaters.com.
  • 08/24/2019
    ABC Raceway Races: Championship Night- presented by Mountain Dew & WIMI-FM. Raceway located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Regular season races on Saturday night. Hot Laps- 6:15pm. Racing- 7pm. Grandstand opens at 5pm. For more information, go to www.abcraceway.com.
  • 08/25/2019
    Lost Creek Adventures, 22475 Hwy. 13, Cornucopia, presents ACA Level 3Kayak Instructor Update & Rolling Endorsement CourseFor more information, call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • 08/25/2019
    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “TBA,” from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
  • 08/27/2019
    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents Foreign Object, Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, Bayfield, WI 54814, at 7pm, weather permitting. If it rains, it will relocate to the Madeline Island Ferry Terminal on Washington Avenue, Bayfield. These concerts are free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blankets. For more information, call 715-779-3335, or visit www.bayfield.org.
  • 08/27-09/14/2019
    Bayfield/Apostle Islands Annual Apostle Islands Lighthouse Celebration. For more information, call 715-779-5619 or visit www.lighthousecelebration.com.
  • 08/28/2019
    Northland College Summer Programs presents, “Forest Lodge Tour” from 9-11am. For more information visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
  • 08/28/2019
    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents, “Dinner Community Meals”. Share a meal with friends, family and neighbors… at the Co-op! On the last Wednesday of every month from 5-7pm. You can enjoy a made-from-scratch meal from our Deli for only $5!! Dinner will include an entree with possibly a side dish (depending on the main dish). Add your own drink and dessert and dig in! For more information, call 715-682-8251 or visit www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
  • 08/29/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Brandi Carlile,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/30/2019
    Glidden’s Brat Feed at the Fire and Rescue Hall, Downtown Glidden. For more information visit www.gliddenwi.org.
  • 08/30/2019
    Cornucopia Summer Concert Series presents live music by, “Azure” from 6-9pm. Outside the Cornucopia Sweet Shop. Bring Grandma and the kids and enjoy a summer evening on the grass listening to sweet tunes by local artists. Picnics are welcome! Free family fun! For more information, visit www.cornucopiawisconsin.net.
  • 08/30/2019
    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Brandi Carlile,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
  • 08/30-09/02/2018
    Labor Day Fair with ball games, mud bog, arts & crafts, musical theater, carousal rides, and more! Held at the historic Marion Park in Glidden. For more information call 715-264-5444.
  • 08/31/2019
    Bargain Hut Gives Back Sale, 420 Chapple Ave., from 9am-1pm. Items will be for the community to take at no charge. This is open to anyone and everyone within the area. For more information, call 715-682-8522.
  • TBD
    Chequamegon Bay Concert Band is having a concert from 8-9pm at the Bandshell, in Memorial Park. In case of rain, concert will be moved to the Northland College, Alvord Theatre. For more information call 715-682-2500.
  • TBD
    9th Annual Port Wing Plein Air Painting Festival from 3-7pm and Sunday 10am-1pm. Watch artist paint in the open air! 40 artists, entertainment, food, drink, and the great outdoors. For more information visit www.portwingpleinair.com
  • TBD
    Movies in the Park will begin at dusk at Plaza Park with the movie “TBD” at 8:30pm. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and snacks for a relaxing evening in the park. Sponsored by Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 715-682-2500.
  • TBD
    Chequamegon Children’s Theatre presents, “Meredith Willison’s: The Music Man” at the Drummond School Auditorium. Aug 3 and 4 at 7pm. Aug 5 at 2pm. Tickets sold at the door. For more information call 715-798-3248.
  • TBD
    Herbster Community Club “Corn & Brat Fest,” at the Historic Log Gym, 86870 Lenawee Rd, Herbster, from 12-5pm. For more information, visit www.herbstercommunityclub.org.
  • TBD
    Stagecoach Bar & Grill, 1521 6th Street East, Arts & Music Fest will begin outside with chalk art with Markie Anderson at 3pm. With The Lucky Dutch, from Chicago, playing at 5pm and the Whitecaps at 8:30pm. We’ll have smoked turkey legs, kebabs, corn on the cob and various salads available.  For more information call 715-292-6710.
  • TBD
    Chequamegon Bay Golf Club Championship, 3000 Golf Course Rd. For more information call 715-682-8004.
  • TBD
    The Cornucopia Community Library and Art Gallery presents the series Meet Our Local Authors featuring Nancy Takacs and Jan Minich at 2pm at the Bell Town Hall in Cornucopia. For more information, call 715-742-3336 or email karencorny@gmail.com.
  • TBD
    Friends of the Apostle Island National Lakeshore Annual Meeting Island Cruise at Michigan Island Light Station Old & New Lighthouse from 4:45pm to sunset. Cost: $50 includes cruise, food, spirits, and programs. For more information, email friendsofapostleislands@gmail.com.
  • TBD
    The Garland City Consort will be playing at 7pm at the Washburn United Methodist Church, 326 Washington Ave, Washburn. For more information, call 715-331-8111.
  • TBD
    Basic Pistol Course from 8am-4pm at Sports Hollow, 29195 US Hwy 2 W, Ashland. Cost: $75. For more information call 715-682-3838.
  • TBD
    Free Bike Maintenance Class “Fix a Flat” at 9am at Bay City Cycles, 412 W Main St. RSVP by 5pm on Friday as seating may be limited. Sponsored by Bay City Cycles and North Coast Cycling Association. For more information, call 715-682-2091.
  • TBD
    Chequamegon Archery Club Jim Kouba Memorial Metic 900, 3501 McDonald Rd., Ashland, at 10am. Shotgun start. $15 for adults, 18 and under are $5. For more information contact 715-682-2090.
  • TBD
    Copper Peak presents “Experience the Peak” Ashland & Bayfield day from 10am-4:30pm. Half price lift tickets! Adults: $10. Children (5-14): $5. Door prizes and food truck. For more information, visit www.copperpeak.com.
  • TBD
    The Garland City Consort will be playing at 3pm at the Ashland Methodist Church, 601 3rd Ave W, Ashland. For more information, call 715-331-8111.
  • TBD
    Time Lab Vacation Bible School at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 701 Vaughn Ave, from 5-8pm. At Time Lab Vacation Bible School your children will learn about Jesus their Savior. They will do experiments, have dinner, play games, do crafts and sing songs. Ages 3 and up are welcome. Free. For more information visit www.ashlandtrinitylutheran.org or call 715-495-7338.
  • TBD
    Free Bike Maintenance Class “Drivetrain Maintenance” at 9am at Bay City Cycles, 412 W Main St. RSVP by 5pm on Friday as seating may be limited. Sponsored by Bay City Cycles and North Coast Cycling Association. For more information, call 715-682-2091.
  • TBD
    Ashland County Fair Idol from 1-6pm. Cash prizes and gift bags. Age groups: Youth: 11-18 years old. Adult: 18 and Up. To sign up, contact Denise Rude at 715-682-2774, leave message or sign up the day of by 12noon.
  • TBD
    Chequamegon Archery Club Fall Festival, 3501 McDonald Rd., Ashland. Raffle games from 2-6pm. Drawings start at 6pm. For more information, contact Jim Habas at 715-682-2090.
  • TBD
    Herbster Studio Art Tour from 10am-4pm.  The 2018 Art Tour is a very special chance to see both nationally and regionally acclaimed weaver, painters, woodcarvers, quilters, jewelers, printmakers, ceramic artists, and fiber artists.  Artists will open their galleries and home studios, showcasing a wide diversity of artistic talent. For more information visit http://herbsterstudioarttour.com/
  • TBD
    Ashland Science on Tap hosts Ryan Shadbolt, Ph.D. with “Great Smoky Mountains up in Smoke: Lessons from the Chimney Tops 2 Fire of 2016,” at 6:30pm at the Deep Water Grille-South Shore Brewery, 808 W. Main St. For more information, call 715-682-4200 or visit www.ashlandscience.org.
  • TBD
    Odanah Manomin Celebration & Pow Wow. Manomin or, wild rice, is an integral part of Ojibwe history and the Bad River Tribe celebrates the growth and harvest of this natural staple with traditional dancing, singing, canoe races, marathons, and plenty of food. For more information, call 715-685-4403.
  • TBD
    Free Bike Maintenance Class “Gears and Derailleurs” at 9am at Bay City Cycles, 412 W Main St. RSVP by 5pm on Friday as seating may be limited. Sponsored by Bay City Cycles and North Coast Cycling Association. For more information, call 715-682-2091.
  • TBD
    Wisconsin Bat Festival at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, 29270 County Hwy G in Ashland, from 9am-5pm. Fun for the whole family! Free event! Meet live bats, discover actions that you can take to help bats, explore fun exhibits, fun activities, and more! For more information visit nglvc.org or www.wiatri.net/Inventory/Bats/News/batfest.cfm.
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    The Village of Mason is having a Charity Consignment Auction to benefit Mason Days. Starting at 10am. Located at A&L Storage, 49170 Sanborn Ave in Ashland. The seller keeps 90% of the sale and 10% goes to Mason Days. For more information, contact Dave Larson at 715-413-0068 or Rick Nettleton at 715-209-1654 or Noel Goeltz at 715-278-3745 or Don Dymesich at 715-413-0012.
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    2nd Annual Dirty Dog Dirt Dash 5k Walk/Run. Registration at 10am. Race starts 11am.  Event takes place between the Radio Station and Binsfield Rd, south on Ellis Ave. Lunch and 50/50 raffles. To register email Terri Ovaska at APDK9Chase@outlook.com or call 715-682-7171 ext. 1014.
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    Back to School Giveaway!! At Thrivent Financial, 623 Main St E in Ashland, from 10am-12pm. Rain location: Bretting Center, 400 4th Ave W. Giving away backpacks, school supplies, and gym shoes. First come, first served (while supplies last). Children must be present to receive items. Hosted by Superior Shores Team- Thrivent Financial and the Sole Purpose. For more information, call 715-685-0605.
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    Join us at the Bay City Bohemian Hall Pig Roast with Pitmaster David Pagels! Located at 319 11th Ave E in Ashland. Food, music, games, horses, corn hole, raffle, cash bar and more from 4-9pm. $15 for adults, $7 for kids 12 and under. For more information visit at www.facebook.com/baycitybohemian/.
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    Babysitters Training from 9am-12noon at the Bretting Community Center. Ages 11-15. Cost is $40/res, $45/non-res. Learn the basics of First Aid and Child/Infant CPR. For more information, call 715-682-7059