Calendar » JUNE 2019

  •  Mid-June through mid-October: Ashland Area Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, located in the Pearson Plaza, just off West Main Street 8am-1pm. Farmers Market Website.
  • 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. Go to their website for a complete schedule of events and happenings for the entire family.
  • Adventure Vacations
  • Big Top Chautauqua Find out what’s happening at Big Top this month!
  • Lost Creek Adventures.22475 Hwy. 13, Cornucopia. Overnight Kayak Camping Trips continue and Stand Up Paddleboard Clinics and YOGA begins. For more information, call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • Rookery Pub Live Music.  Live music every Sunday evening on the patio (weather permitting, indoors if need be), 20100 Co. Hwy. M, from 1:30pm-5pm, beginning June 15th and continuing through September. Check out their website for a full listing of weekly musicians and to view the menu beforehand. For more information, call 715-794-2062.
  • Chequamegon Archery Club, Outdoor 3-D League Starts, shooting on Sunday and Monday starting June 3. For more information contact Jim Habas at 715-682-2090.
  • Saturdays, mid-May through August: Stock Car Races at ABC Raceway, 2187 Butterworth Rd.  For more information, call 715-682-4237, or visit http://www.abcraceway.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.
  • Women into Networking. Lunch and learn every second Friday of every month. Guest speakers, networking, and prizes. At the Chequamegon Food Co-op from 12-1pm. Cost is $10 and includes lunch (Cash or check payable to the Food Co-op). Limited space available. Must RSVP with name and phone number by calling/texting 906-364-9100 or through Facebook.
  • Bad River Lodge and Casino presents, “Sunny Money Drawings” every Firday in June from 8-11pm. Win a total of $11,600! For more information call 715-682-7121.
  • 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.
  • Sips and Chips Saturdays at the White Winter Winery  every Saturday from June 2- September 1. Located at Lea St & Hwy 2 in Iron River.  Hours are 10am-5pm. Begin your weekend with a specialty Mead Cocktail and basket of chips! And you never know who might stop by to play some tunes. Cost for 2 cocktails and basket of chips and salsa is $10. For more information call 715-372-5656 or visit www.whitewinter.com.
  • 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.
  • June Dairy Month presented by, “Benoit Cheese Haus”. Make your burger a cheese burger for free! Free cheese in the month of June at the participating restaurants : Avalon, Ino Bar & Grill, White River Saloon, and Four Corners. For more information, call 715-746-2561.
  • June at Washburn Cultural Center, 1 East Bayfield St, Washburn, showcasing “Inspired By Nature – Art Through the Eyes of Master Gardeners”. Hours are Tuesday– Sunday 10am-4pm.  715-373-5591.
  • 06/01/2019
    Kids Fishing Day at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center.  Fishing for fun and lunch! For more information call 715-685-9983.
  • 06/01-02/2019
    Open House & free admission to Copper Falls and Big Bay State Parks. For more information call 800-284-9484.
  • 06/01-02/2018
    Wisconsin Free Fun Weekend – FREE Fishing, FREE ATV/UTV riding on public trails, FREE DNR trails, and FREE entry to state parks and forests. Enjoy the free ride! For more information call 608-266-2272, 608-267-0798, or 608-267-7517.
  • 06/01-02/2019
    Wilderness First Aid Course at Lost Creek Adventures. Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is a sixteen hour course designed as an introduction to wilderness medicine. The two day course focuses on assessing and responding to injury and illness in situations where support from EMS or a hospital is delayed. For more information call 715-953-2223.
  • 06/02/2019
    Ashland High School Graduation in the AHS Gymnasium, 1900 Beaser Ave., at 2pm. For more information, call 715-682-7089.
  • 06/03/2019
    CPR for Healthcare Providers Course at Lost Creek Adventures from 9am-1pm. This course includes one and two person CPR, Child, Infant, & AED.  A must-have for anyone working in a leadership role with various aged students. Certification lasts 2 years. For more information call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • 06/04-07/2019
    ACA Level 3 Coastal Kayak Trip Leader Training Course at Lost Creek Adventures. For more information call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • 06/05-07/2019
    ACA Level 3 Coastal Kayak Trip Leader Assessment at Lost Creek Adventures. For more information call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • 06/13/2019
    Chequamegon Chef’s Exhibition on Madeline Island. Enjoy some of the area’s best restaurants, chefs, and their culinary creations from 6-8pm in the big tent. Tickets for the Chequamegon Chef’s Exhibition can be purchased in advance or at the tent, you can purchase them by calling the Madeline Island Chamber Office 715-747-2801 or vacation@madelineisland.com. $35 includes passenger round-trip ferry ticket valid evening of June 14, 2018. Service fees may apply on credit card orders. Advance tickets are also available at the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, Bayfield Chamber of Commerce, and La Pointe Madeline Island Ferry Office.
  • 06/15/2019
    Apostle Islands Inline Marathon & ALMT Half-Marathon and Mad Skate, Madeline Island. For more information, call 715-682-2500, 800-284-9484, or click here to visit the website.
  • 06/16/2019
    Glidden Father’s Day Annual Auction & Picnic, Historic Marion Park, West Grant Street, Glidden, 8am-4pm. For more information, call 715-264-5444.
  • 06/18-20/2019
    ACA Level 1 & 2 Coastal Kayak Instructor Certification at Lost Creek Adventures. For more information call 715-953-2223 or visit www.lostcreekadventures.org.
  • 06/20/2019
    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.
  • 06/22/2019
    Superior Vistas Bike Tour, Thompson’s West End Park, 300 W. 8th Ave., Washburn. This is a ride, not a race, geared toward both families and individual cyclists. Novice and experienced bicyclists will ride a scenic mix of paved roads past farmland, forest, lakes, gently rolling hills, vistas and views of Lake Superior. The ride will be fully supported with food and beverage stops en route and at the finish with support vehicles. Fun, friends and food is our motto! For a registration form, visit www.superiorvistas.org. Call the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce at 715-682-2500 for more information.
  • 06/29/2019
    2nd Annual Strength in Chequamegon Bay 5K at Krehr Park, 200 Prentice Ave N in Ashland, from 9am-11am. Join our 1st annual Strength in Chequamegon Bay 5K event. This is open to walkers/runners/joggers. Let’s support and show the “Strength” that our community has by registering for this event and getting friends/family involved as well. For more information contact Nichol Cabe at 715-292-4887.  http://strength.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1176823
  • 06/29/2019
    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.
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    Bay Days Karaoke Contest. Qualifying round at Carignan’s (Bowling Alley) in Iron River.  Registration and warm-ups at 6pm. Contest from 7-11pm. 1st place $30, 2nd place $20, and 3rd place $15 certificate from Carignan’s (Bowling Alley) in Iron River. Top 3 qualifiers from each contest will be in the Bay Days Karaoke Finals, July 21 at Bayview Park, with prizes totaling over $2,000. Grand Finale Prizes at Bay Days will be 1st place $1,000, 2nd place $700, 3rd place $300 and 4th place of $100.  Good Luck Singers! Even if you don’t sing, come on down! The audience gets to be part of the show by judging for their favorite singer! Other qualifying rounds will be at Rigoni’s, in Ironwood on June 23. Brought to you by the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, JD Bass Entertainment, and Heartland Communications. For more information visit www.ashlandbaydays.com.
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    The Chequamegon Area Mountain Bike Association presents, “Women’s Weekend”. A  gathering of women from around the region to learn how to be better mountain bikers while enjoying each other’s company on and off the trails. in Seeley, Wisconsin. Please email camba@cheqnet.net. For more information go to www.cambatrails.org or call 715-798-3599.
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    The 16th Annual Bayfield in Bloom. Admire over 50,000 blooming daffodils, a vibrant mosaic of roadside lupine & rolling orchards of apple blossoms bursting into rosy color during our month-long celebration of spring. Call the Bayfield Chamber and Visitor Bureau with questions, 715-779-3335 or visit www.bayfield.org for a complete schedule of events.
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    Annual Garden & Lawn Sale at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 311 W 13th St, from 8am-12pm. 715-682-4510.
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    The North Country Tail Heritage Chapter is Celebrating National Trails day with a Casey Sag to Upson Lake Vista hike, 9am-12noon, on the North Country Trail on Casey Sag Rd just off of Hwy 77 near Upson. Hike will be 3 miles. Overlook of Penokees and Upson Lake. This will be a two way hike NO shuttle. All is welcome!  If you have any questions please contact Laura Bethany at 906-285-7517.
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    Porcupine Lake/Porcupine Wilderness Area Hike from 9am-noon on National Trails Day! Meet the hike leader, Tom Matthiae, at the Porcupine Lake Parking Area on Porcupine Lake Road (FR 213) about 1.2 miles east of South Lake Owen Drive and hike into the wilderness. During this slow and meandering hike, participants will look and listen for the many forest songbirds birds that frequent the area. Total hike time will be 2-3 hours. For more information contact Kevin Schram, President, at 715-765-4789 or email che@northcountrytrail.org.
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    Northern Native Plant Sale, at the Bayfield Pavilion, 2 E. Front St, Bayfield,  from 9am-1pm. There will be several northwoods nurseries present selling native grasses, wildflowers, and small shrubs. In addition, Sarah Boles from Northern Native Plantscapes will be on hand so you can “ask the expert” any questions you might have about native plants or landscaping. The event is sponsored by the Bayfield Regional Conservancy (BRC). For more information, please call 715-779-5263.
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    Annual Outdoor Extravaganza at Les Voigt State Fish Hatchery, 83875 Wisconsin St., Bayfield, from 10am-2pm. For all novice fishers, not just kids! Free admission, food, drinks, gift bags, prizes, family fun events, and guided tours! For more information, call 715-779-4021.
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    Chequamegon Archery Club Open house at 3501 McDonald Rd., Ashland, from 10am-3pm. For more information contact Jim Habas at 715-682-2090.
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    Bayfield Garden Tour from 10am-3pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with the plants at some of Bayfield’s finest gardens. Maps will be available at the Bayfield Chamber and Visitor Bureau, 42 S. Broad St. Free and open to the public. Call 715-779-3335 with questions.
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    Customer Appreciation Dairy Day at Benoit Cheese from 11am-1pm. “Make Benoit Grate Again.” Live radio remote with 99.7 The Storm. Come down to Benoit Cheese for food, fun games, in-store specials, and lots of prizes! Located between Ashland and Iron River, two miles on County Hwy F, downtown Benoit. 23920 County Hwy F.  For more information, call 715-746-2561 or visit www.benoitcheese.com.
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    ABC Raceway Races: Kids Meet the Drivers Night/Little Caesars Pizza. Raceway located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Regular season races on Saturday night. Hot Laps- 6:15pm. Racing- 7:00pm. Grandstand opens at 5pm. For more information, go to www.abcraceway.com.
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    Freehands Farm presents “Live Music: Blong Trio” from 7-10pm. Located at 60445 Summit Rd., Ashland. For more information call 715-563-0323 or check out their Facebook page.
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     Visitor Appreciation Days at Madeline Island Museum:  Explore Madeline Island’s storied past at the Madeline Island Museum for half-priced admission. (Kids 17 & under FREE!). Experience more than 300 years of Island history, from Ojibwe lifeways to the fur trade, from missionaries to loggers, from boat building to fishing, and more! Wigwam workdays activities for kids are also available! Located ½ block from the ferry landing in downtown La Pointe, the museum is open 10am to 4pm. Owned and operated by the Wisconsin Historical Society.
    The Madeline Island Ferry Line will provide complimentary return passenger fare with admission to the Madeline Island Museum (ticket must be picked up at the Madeline Island Museum). Ticket is valid on June 2 or 3 only for return to Bayfield. Vehicles and bicycles must pay regular ferry fare. FREE Shuttle to Big Bay Town Park Experience what visitors have called “the best beach in northern Wisconsin” at Big Bay Town Park! Picnic area with covered pavilion, fishing and canoe rentals. Bridge spans beautiful lagoon.  Leave your car on the mainland.  FREE shuttle service to Big Bay Town Park offered between 10:30am and 5pm on Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3. Pick up location at Madeline Island Museum. Last shuttle will leave the Town Park at 5pm. Open House at Big Bay State Park Explore Madeline Island’s natural beauty while enjoying outdoor fun at Big Bay State Park with FREE vehicle admission. Located 6 ½ miles from downtown La Pointe, Big Bay State Park offers seven miles of hiking, boardwalk and natural trails, beach access, picnic areas and camping.   715-747-2415 or  888-475-3386. www.madelineisland.com.
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    Join Jill Doerfler, Ph.D Department Head of American Indian Studies at the Sigurd Olson Environment Institute at 7pm. Come for a discussion of Anishinaabe identity, including the use of blood quantum as a form of erasure of Anishinaabe identity, and connections to the forced assimilation of the boarding school era. This event is a complement to the Northland College Native American Museum’s recent boarding school exhibit.
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    Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. Officers from the departments ride their bicycles from Ashland to Park Falls. They will arrive around 9:45am and will depart at 10am from the Bay Area Civic Center parking lot. Come cheer them on! Email novaska@coawi.org or bhall@coawi.org or call 715-682-7062
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    WITC Ashland 19th Annual Golf Fore Scholarships Tournament, at the Chequamegon Bay Golf Course, 3000 Golf Course Rd., at 11am. Teams compete for prizes in three divisions, plus other chances to win. Registration includes 18 holes of golf, greens fees, golf cart, lunch, door prizes and dinner. For more information or to register, call 715-682-4591 ext. 3113, or email robyn.lulich@witc.edu.
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    Northland College Summer Programs for Adults presents “Geology Of Michigan’s Pictured Rocks.” For more information, visit https://www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/adult-programs/.
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    2018 Sport Show at Legendary Waters Resort & Casino. Open to the public. Thursday: 12am-5pm, Friday: 9am-5pm, Saturday: 9am-5pm, and Sunday 10am-3pm. Red Cliff is located 3 miles north of Bayfield on Hwy 13. For more information call 715-779-3700.
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    Blood Drive at Ashland High School 9:30am-3:30pm.  To schedule your appointment call 715-682-7089 ext 1007 or go online to www.mbc.org/searchdrives. The sponsor code is 4189.
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    Women Into Networking at the Chequamegon Food Co-op Community Room, 700 W Main St, from noon-1pm. Learn from local women—Grow with new idea and inspire others.  June speaker Jenny Mahan/Health & Wellness Coach. Cost is $10 and includes lunch. Limited space available. Must RSVP with name and phone number by calling/texting 906-364-9100 or through Facebook.
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    Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center presents, “Invasive Species I.D.”, 29270 Co Hwy G., Ashland, from 1-4pm. There will be speakers from 1-2pm in the theater talking about Wild Parsnip. For more information visit www.nglvc.org or call 715-685-9983.
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    Bay Area Rural Transit naming and dedication of the transit building as the Thomas L. Waby Transit Center at 2pm, 2216 6t St E. refreshments and snacks will be provided immediately after the building dedication service.
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    Legendary Waters Resort and Casino presents, “Come Together; A Heart-Felt Tribute to the Songs of Lennon & McCartney.” at 3pm & 8pm. Live! 37600 Onigamiing Dr in Red Cliff. For more information visit www.facebook.com/beatlescometogether.
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    Freehands Farm presents “Live Music: Steve Matiero” from 6-9pm. Located at 60445 Summit Rd., Ashland. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit https://www.facebook.com/FreeHandsFarm/.
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    Annual Spider Lake Run, starts and finishes at the Community Center in Iron River off U.S. Hwy. 2, begins at 8am. Choices of 10K, 5K, & 2-mile walk/run. For more information or to pre-register, call 715-372-8558, or visit www.visitironriver.com.
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    Annual Paws & Claws Golf Tournament, Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd. Starting at 10am. Cost: $65. All proceeds to benefit the Chequamegon Humane Association. For more information, call 715-292-1579 or 715-682-8004.
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    Art Class with Betty Sitbon at the Freehands Farm, 60445 Summit Rd W, from 1-3pm. Paints, pots, and plants. Cost: $30. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit their Facebook page.
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    Legendary Waters Resort and Casino presents, “Come Together; A Heart-Felt Tribute to the Songs of Lennon & McCartney.” at 3pm. Live! 37600 Onigamiing Dr in Red Cliff. For more information visit www.facebook.com/beatlescometogether.
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    ABC Raceway Races: Kwik Trip 30 Advantage RV Mod Series- presented by Auto Value. Raceway is located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Grandstands open at 5pm, hot laps are at 6:15, and racing begins at 7pm.  For more information, visit www.abcraceway.com, or call 715-682-4237.
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    Offshore Safety At Sea (June 9th) & International Offshore Safety At Sea With Hands-On Training.( June 9th & 10th). US Sailing-sanctioned seminar designed and conducted by boaters who are experts in their fields. Provides both Novice and Experienced Mariners with the Information and Skills required to boat the Apostle Islands and Offshore, Handle Heavy Weather, Conduct Rescue Procedures, and much more. Open to all Cruising and Racing Skippers, Crews and their Families, Recreational Boaters, and Commercial Mariners. Meets WYC-AIS Racing Requirements. This event will benefit North Coast Community Sailing. For more information go to www.safetyatseabayfield.com
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    Bayfield Historic Blessing of the Fleet in the City Harbor at 1pm.  The event is free and open to all who use the Lake. Recreational boaters of all types are encouraged to participate. Pick up a Boater Registration form at the Bayfield Chamber and Visitor Bureau at 42 S. Broad St. or download one at bayfield.org/pdf/blessing-application.pdf. Call 715-779-3335 with questions.
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    Upper 13 Baseball Game: Merchants vs. Glidden at Pufall Field at Hodgkins Park. 1:30pm. Questions, call 715-682-6428.
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    The Cornucopia Community Library and Art Gallery presents the series Meet Our Local Authors featuring Ellen Akins at 2pm at the Bell Town Hall in Cornucopia. For more information, call 715-742-3336 or email karencorny@gmail.com.
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    Northland College Summer Programs for High School presents “Sail to the Apostle Islands.” For more information, visit www.northland.edu/academics/community-learning/high-school/.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Summer Open House” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St., from 4-7pm. Fee applied. www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Lifeguard Training Class at the Bayfield Rec Center with Brittany Schmitt from 8am-3pm. Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Please call 715-779-5408 to reserve your spot, or visit www.recreationandfitnessresources.org/rec-center-classes-programs.html.
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    Culver’s Restaurant will be having a Faith In Action night from 4-8pm. A percentage of the proceeds that evening will support Faith In Action. For more information, call 715-682-4414, ext. 3.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Wellness Wednesday” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St. For more information visit www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Bringing VA Benefits Home. An opportunity to talk with a VA representative about VA disability claim process and any other VA-related questions. From 9am-4pm at the Red Cliff Community Health Center 36745 Aiken Rd, Bayfield.  715-779-3700.
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    Glidden Lions Club Rummage Sale, Historic Marion Park on West Grant Street, Glidden.
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    Eat, Skate, Stay, & Play at Madeline Island! Celebrate the arrival of Summer on Madeline Island at our “Eat, Skate, Stay and Play” event June 14th through June 17th. This 4 day island event starts with the 28th annual Chequamegon Chef Exhibition. Our island Chef Exhibition features approximately 25 invited chefs from around the region, demonstrating their craft in three categories: appetizers, entree’s, and desserts. This is followed by the 9th annual Apostle Islands Inline Skate Marathon that draws top level skaters from all over the country. For more information call 888-475-3386 or visit www.madelineisland.com.
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    Copper Falls State Park’s Brat Feed and Bake Sale at the Mellen Cenex from 10am-3pm. For more information call 715-274-5123.
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    2018 Community Health & Wellness Fair at the Bayfield County Annex Building, 117 E 6th St in Washburn, from 2-5:30pm. Community vendors, health screenings, nutritional education, active stretching with physical therapy, gardening tips, resources & information for healthy aging, and more!  Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office Kids Bike Rodeo from 2-5pm. Superior Wellness 5k Walk/Run is at 5:30pm. Registration from 4-5pm. $5 registration fee. For more information call 715-373-6109 ext. 278.
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    Big Top Chautauqua and Mt. Ashwabay’s Chamber of Commerce Mixer Night at the base of Mt. Ashwabay. Chamber Mixer in the White VIP Tent at 6pm, and New First Night featuring The Blue Canvas Orchestra & The New Standards at 7:30pm. Chamber Members call to reserve your complimentary tickets 715-373-5552.
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    Madeline Island Chamber Music presents “The Prairie Winds” in Concert from 8-10pm at The Clubhouse on Madeline Island. For more information visit www.micm.org or call 715-747-2561.
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    Chequamegon Theatre Association presents “The Savannah Sipping Society” performance, 210 5th Ave E, Ashland. Tickets available at Moore’s Army Navy. For more information, call 715-682-5554 or visit www.ctatheatre.org.
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    Yoga at Copper Falls State Park from 9-10am at Loon Lake Beach. No charge for the class. Park Admission sticker required. No mat? No problem. Bring a towel. To register visit http://doodle.com/Qoll/zd2huxhkrS9gpied or just show up.
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    Ashland Bike Rodeo at the Bretting Community Center. Bike Auction by Ashland Police Department: 9:30-10am. Bike Obstacle Course, FREE helmet giveaway, group bike ride, prize drawings, and free food: 10-12pm. Bike Safety Classes: 11-12pm. For more information, call 715-682-7059 or visit www.ashlandparks.org.
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    Blessing of the Bikes at The Delta Diner Taste Budz Coffee & Ice Cream, 14385 Cty Hwy H, Delta, 10 am.  All Wheeled biked welcome!  Non-denominational, Complimentary coffee and Purple Door Ice Cream samples.
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    Bayfield Fire Department and EMS Open House from 11am-2pm. The fire hall is located at 813 Washington Ave, in Bayfield. This event is held to thank the public for all their fundraising support during the year. Food, games, prizes for kids, tours, and people will be on hand to answer any public safety or fire prevention questions. For more information, visit their FB page @BayfieldFireDepartment.
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    Art Class with Betty Sitbon at the Freehands Farm, 60445 Summit Rd W, from 1-3pm. Flowers up close- watercolor class. Cost: $30. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit https://www.facebook.com/FreeHandsFarm/.
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    ABC Raceway Races: Race to the Cure Night – Sponsor Northern Clearing Inc. Raceway is located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Free admission with donation of non-perishable food donation anor monetary donation. Meet the drivers night at 6:30, sponsored by Little Ceasars!  Grandstands open at 5pm, no hot laps, and racing begins at 7pm.Different events to benefit Relay for Life.  come and have some FUN! For more information, visit www.abcraceway.com, or call 715-682-4237.
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    Freehands Farm presents “Live Music: Noble Falconer & Friend” from 6-9pm. Located at 60445 Summit Rd., Ashland. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit https://www.facebook.com/FreeHandsFarm/.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Brandi Carlile Opener: The Secret Sisters,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Bad River Lodge and Casino presents, “Garry Wesley- A Tribute to Elvis” featuring Elaine Wesley as Patsy Cline. Doors open at 8pm, music begins at 9pm. Free admission. For more information call 715-682-7121.
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    Madeline Island Museum presents, “Ojibwe Artist Residency with Sandy & Dave Peterson” from 10am-4pm. For more information, email kate.bortell@wisconsinhistory.org.
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    South Shore Lions Father’s Day Weekend Fishing Contest. At the Port Wing Municipal Boat Launch, Port Wing Marina. Two day fishing contest, 2 categories: Trout & Salmon and Other Sport Fish. Entry fee is $30, which  covers Launch, raffle entry and refreshments. Cash raffle is available too. For more information visit www.portwingwi.com/events/ or call 715-774-3944.
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    Bad River Lodge and Casino presents, “Father’s Day Picnic Lunch” from 11am-5pm. Only $10.99. Beverage included. First 100 men will receive a gift and $10 Rewards Play. For more information call 715-682-7121 or visit www.badriver.com.
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    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “T. Bruce Bowers & Ric Gillman,” fiddle and 12 string guitar, from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Superior! Songs and Stories of the Big Lake,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Jackson Browne,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Northland College Basketball Camp Summer 2018. Grade 1-5: $100 from 9am-12pm. Includes camp t-shirt. Grades 6-8: $100 from 1-4pm. Includes camp t-shirt. Take part in this summer’s youth basketball camp hosted by Northland College. Camps are available to boys and girls entering grades 1-8 of all skill levels. Camps include: skill development, instruction by position, individual and team defensive concepts, and full court 5-on-5 competition. Save $20 when you register another child in the same household. Register online at www.northland.edu/basketball-camps.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Meet & Greet Chiropractor Erick Anderson of NorthLakes” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St., from 6-7pm. Fee applied.  For more information visit www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Ashland Science on Tap, hosts Kathleen Quigley PhD, “Using Prescribed Fire to Restore Wisconsin’s Critically Imperiled Pine Barrens”  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.
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    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents Lena Maude (Singer/Song Writer), Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, 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.
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    Babysitters Training from 1-4pm 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.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Essentials of Chiropractic Care” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St., from 5:30-6:30pm. Fee applied. www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Chequamegon Archery Club Basic Youth and Women Archery, 3501 McDonald Rd.,Ashland,  for 4 weeks on Wednesdays, from 6-7pm. $5 per student.  All equipment supplied. For more information contact Jim Habas at 715-682-2090.
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    Madeline Island Museum presents, “La Vonne Goslin: Potawatomi Trail of Death” from 7-8pm. For more information, email kate.bortell@wisconsinhistory.org.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Best of Big Top Opry,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    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.
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    El Dorado’s 10th Anniversary Party, 2320 Lake Shore Dr West, 5pm-12midnight.  Music: 5-9pm Gypsy Road and 9pm-12midnight a DJ. Outdoor Street Tacos, outside, Hourly drawings and Margarita Specials.
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    Freehands Farm presents “Live Music: Greg Highlands” from 6-9pm. Located at 60445 Summit Rd., Ashland. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit https://www.facebook.com/FreeHandsFarm/ .
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Keb’ Mo’,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Tavern Safe Ride Benefit Scramble at the Chequamegon Bay Golf Course, 3000 Golf Course Rd. For more information call 715-682-8004 or email mlindberg@pga.com.
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    Voices for Recovery Color Run at the Bretting Center, 400 4th Avenue West Ashland, at 9am. For more information, call 715-685-5400 or email jseitz@ashlandmmc.com.
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    ABC Raceway Races: UMSS Sprints-Napa Auto Parts. Raceway is located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Grandstands open at 5pm, hot laps are at 6:15, and racing begins at 7pm. For more information, visit www.abcraceway.com, or call 715-682-4237.
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    Bay Days Karaoke Contest. Qualifying round at Rigoni’s, in Ironwood.  Registration and warm-ups at 6pm. Contest from 7-11pm. 1st place $30, 2nd place $20, and 3rd place $15 certificate from Rigoni’s, in Ironwood. Top 3 qualifiers from each contest will be in the Bay Days Karaoke Finals, July 21 at Bayview Park, with prizes totaling over $2,000. Good Luck Singers! Even if you don’t sing, come on down! The audience gets to be part of the show by judging for their favorite singer! Other qualifying rounds will be at  on June 23. Brought to you by the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, JD Bass Entertainment, and Heartland Communications. For more information visit www.ashlandbaydays.com
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    Madeline Island Museum presents, “An Evening with Mary Dougherty: Life In A Northern Town” from 6-9pm. For more information, email kate.bortell@wisconsinhistory.org.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Warren Nelson,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Mason Days, Saturday and Sunday in the village of Mason. There will be derby races, fireworks, parade, food, and much more. For specific locations on different activities and more information on activities, call 715-765-4554, or 715-765-4760.
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    First Sail Superior! Saturdays from 11am-2pm. $34 for residents, $44 for non- residents/3 hour session. North Coast Members are free! All ages and all abilities are welcome! Take your first sail in this 3-hour introductory course designed for anyone who’s new to the sport of sailing! There’s no better way to get a taste of sailing on Lake Superior. First Sail is a U.S. Sailing Initiative. Registration required. More info available at www.recreationandfitnessresources.org.
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    Concealed Carry Class from 9am-3pm at Sports Hollow, 29195 US Hwy 2, Ashland. Cost is $125. For more information call 715-682-3838.
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    Rookery Pub, 20100 County Highway M, Cable, will be hosting “Sean & Ian Okamoto,” father/son duo on guitar and piano, from 2-5pm. For more information, call 715-794-2062 or visit www.rookerypub.com.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Big Top Does the Beatles,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Northwoods Community Credit Union Member Appreciation Day! Join them for lunch from 11am-2pm. Food, Drawings & Fun Celebrations! For more information, call 715-682-9099.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Memorial Blood Centers Blood Drive” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St., from 2:30-6pm. Fee applied.  www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Northland College Basketball Camp Summer 2018. Grades 9-12: $100 from 1-4pm. Includes camp t-shirt. Take part in this summer’s youth basketball camp hosted by Northland College. Camps are available to boys and girls entering grades 9-12 of all skill levels. Camps include: skill development, instruction by position, individual and team defensive concepts, and full court 5-on-5 competition. Save $20 when you register another child in the same household. Register online at www.northland.edu/basketball-camps.
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    The Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening for Jack’s Burger Barn in their new location at 519 Main Street West, at 8am. For more information, call the Ashland Chamber at 715-682-2500.
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    Ashland WITC Webinar- Half Way Through Our Calendar Year-How Are Our Goals Evolving? from 11:30-12noon. For more information call 800-243-9482. or visit www.witc.edu/webinars.
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    Chequamegon Food Co-op presents “Pesto 2 Ways” at the Co-op, 700 W. Main St., from 5:30-7:30pm. Fee applied. For more information visit www.chequamegonfoodcoop.com.
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    Bayfield Concerts by the Lake presents Liz Woodworth Trio (Bluesy, jazzy, with some fuzzy AM radio), Memorial Park, 15 Front Street, Bayfield, 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.
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    22nd Annual Pie & Ponderings at Big Top Chautauqua from 6-10pm. Featuring Jeremy Solin, Coordinator of ThinkWater, and the Alliance’s own Chrstine Kelly. Concessions and booths open at 6pm, keynote at 7pm followed by homemade pies. Free to everyone! For more information call 715-373-2003.
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    Madeline Island Museum presents, “Mary Burns: The Ancestral Women Exhibit” from 7-8pm. For more information, email kate.bortell@wisconsinhistory.org.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Superior! Songs and Stories of the Big Lake,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    The Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce would like to encourage Chamber Members, Ambassadors, and all Guests to attend the Ribbon Cutting of the “Unveiling of the New Name” for Moore’s Army Navy Store, 505 West Main Street on Friday June 29th at 8am.  For more information call 715-682-2500.
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    ABC Raceway Races: Late Model Challenge Series, LM,Mods, Supers, MWM-Bad River Casino.  Raceway is located at 2187 Butterworth Road. Grandstands open at 5pm, hot laps are at 6:15, and racing begins at 7pm. For more information, visit www.abcraceway.com, or call 715-682-4237.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Buddy Guy,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.
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    Freehands Farm presents “Live Music: Room to Groove” from 8-11pm. Located at 60445 Summit Rd., Ashland. For more information call 715-563-0323 or visit https://www.facebook.com/FreeHandsFarm/.
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    Movies in the Park will begin at dusk at Plaza Park with the movie “Back To The Future.” Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and snacks for a relaxing evening in the park. Sponsored by Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce and Moore’s Army Navy. 715-682-2500.
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    MMA Fights at the Bay Area Civic Center all day!  320 4th Ave W, Ashland. For more information call 715-682-2221.
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    Women on Target Instructional Shooting Clinic from 8am-3pm at Sports Hallow, 29195 US Hwy 2 W, Ashland. Cost is $50. For more information call 715-682-3838.
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    Pedal, Paddle, Plod & Plunge on Madeline Island. Bicycling, kayaking, running, and swimming. For more information call 888-475-3386.
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    Annual Breakfast of Champions & Golf Scramble, Niblick Bar & Grill/ Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd. Schedule: 8am-breakfast, 9:30am-golf. Get your friends together for a team in the golf scramble. Always a fun time had by all! For more information and fees, call 715-682-7837 or 715-682-8004., or email bmiller@ashland.k12.wi.us.
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    5K Wench Run at 9am at White Winter Winery in Iron River. Each runner receives a free glass of White Winter Winery mead after the race and a special prize for the best dressed “wench”!
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    Neighborly Bar Summer Party,  1301 Main Street West,  1-10pm,  Music: Chrome Pony 1-5pm; Gypsy Road 6-10pm.  Food by Ashland Lions Club and lots of  prizes!  Bring a chair!
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    Dairy Day on the Farm at Jon & Tracy Tepoel Dairy Farm, 11652 Tepoel Rd, Maple, from 11am-2pm. Come visit a working dairy, experience a day on the farm, and eat lunch. Fun for the whole family! For more information check out the Chequamegon Dairy Association’s Facebook page.
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    White Winter Winery presents, “Maker’s Fair” from 12-5pm. On the White Winter Lawn located at 68323 Lea St & US Hwy 2 in Iron River. Enjoy local artisans, demonstrations, tastings and live local music. Free admission. Families and Friendly leased pets welcome! Come support your local Agriculture, Dairy, Fiber & Wood Artisans. Local Artisans contact Wendy at 715-209-0052. For participation details email events@whitewinter.com or call 715-372-5656.
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    Big Top Chautauqua presents “Kenny G,” at the tent, 32525 Ski Hill Rd., Bayfield, at 7:30pm. For more information, call 715-373-5552, or visit www.bigtop.org.