Calendar » JULY 2021

 

2021 Events will be posted as soon as we know they are taking place.

  • 07/04/2021   Ashland’s 4th of July Celebration:
    Fireworks – more information to come.
  • 07/10/2021
    Celebration of Life for Ellen Hodgson at the Stagecoach Bar & Grill, 315 Main Street East, 3pm. 2 bands, food, 50/50 raffle to benefit a scholarship for an AHS student entering the medical field
  • 07/10/2021
    ABC Raceway Kids Bike Races presented by Chicago Iron & Supplies: 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.
  • 07/10-11/2021
    The 77th Ashland Shortstop at the Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd, Ashland. For more information, call 715-682-8004.
  • 07/17/2021
    Bay Days on Main Street!  Arts and crafts, food booths, Petting Zoo, pony & camel rides, strongman contest, pie eating contest, fun run and other family fun.  For more information, call 715-682-2500 and visit www.ashlandbaydays.com.
  • 07/17/2021
    Bay Days 1-mike, 5K & 10K Fun Run, Information coming soon. For more information, call 715-682-2500 and visit www.ashlandbaydays.com.
  • 07/17/2021
    ABC Raceway Hall of Fame Night presented by Zars Bar & Banquet Hall: 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.
  • 07/21/2021
    Taylormade Golf Fit Day,  Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd, Ashland. For more information, call 715-682-8004.
  • 07/23-25/2021
    Washburn Community Block Party. This year’s theme is Come live the spirit of Washburn. For more information, call 715-373-5017 or check out their Facebook Page.
  • 07/24/2021
    11th Annual North Coast Car Show, at The Washburn Inn, 130 Harbor View Dr., Washburn. Registration from 9am-12noon. Trophy presentation and door prizes at 3pm. Live music from the “Whitecaps” from 9am-3pm. Chance to win one of three cash prizes. For more information and registration, call, 715-373-2030, or 715-373-5725.
  • 07/24/2021
    ABC Raceway NCI Racing for a Reason with Northern Renegade Sprints: 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.
  • 07/31/2021
    Penokee Mountain Bike Road Race and Tour, hosted by the Mellen Area Chamber of Commerce. Registration: 7:30-9:30am. Race start: 9:30am. Pre-race fee: $30.00 Race day: $35.00. Forty-seven miles of scenic highway traversing rolling hills and flat terrain. Awards given: 1st place overall for men and women; 1st-3rd given for age groups in 5-year increments. Treats for all riders at the end of the race. 715-274-2330. www.mellenwi.com.
  • 07/31/2021
    11th Annual Jack O’Brien Memorial Charity Golf Tournament starting at 11am at the Chequamegon Bay Golf Course, 3000 Golf Course Rd. Proceeds will benefit Faith in Action-Ashland County, BRICK Ministries. All skill levels welcome! After party at the Stagecoach Bar & Grill starting at 6pm. For more information please contact 715-682-8004 or email chequamegonbaygolf@gmail.com
  • 07/31/2021
    ABC Raceway Fast Lane Northern Super Stock Series: 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.
  • 07/31/2021
    MMA Fights at the Bay Area Civic Center, starting at 6pm.  For more information call 715-682-2221.

 

Below are the events from 2020

  • 07/01-13/2020
    Benoit Cheese Haus.  All Military & Seniors Citizens present your card for 15% off your order!  We appreciate you!  715-746-2561.
  • 07/01-31/2020
    Washburn Cultural Center presents art exhibit, “Superior Artists Group”  Royanne Goossen, Wendy Deerly Reese, Dora Kling and Guests. 10am-4pm. 1 East Bayfield St.  715-373-5591.  www.washburnculturalcenter.com.
  • 07/03/2020
    Cancelled – Pedal, Paddle, Plod & Plunge on Madeline Island. Bicycling, kayaking, running, and swimming. For more information call 715-747-2801.
  • 07/04/2020   Ashland’s 4th of July Celebration:
    • Happy Birthday America Motorcycle Flag Run by the American Legion Riders Wisconsin District 11.  They will be meeting at the Neighborly Bar at 10am. Starting ride through Ashland on Main Street going west to Stuntz Ave at 10:30am.  The ride is open to any veterans with motorcycles.  After the ride through Ashland, if you are interested you can continue on to the American Legion Post 487 in Cable where they are having a cookout.
    • Celebrations Incorporated was told the Fly over will take place in the morning but haven’t been informed of a time. Typically, it is between 11am and 12pm -They may be flying over Hwy 2 instead of Main Street this year. Will keep you posted once we hear of a confirmed time and place!!
    • United Presbyterian Congregational Church will be playing This is My Country America and Battle Hymn of the Republic through their Carillon outside the church. People are welcome to listen for the sounds from 12noon – 1pm and receive a free freezy pop for the kids! Drive up in your cars so they can bring them to you. Staying safe, while still having a little bit of fun. Than at 6pm they will play 2 song on the carillon, no freezy pops.
    • Fire run at 9:30pm on Historic Main Street.
    • Fireworks display over Chequamegon Bay at approx. 10pm, from the C. Reiss Coal Dock across from the Plaza Park/Post Office/Ashland City Hall.

    Please social distance along the highway. There is many locations that will give you a great view of the fireworks.
    Cancelled – Parade and Ashland Historical Society Museum Cemetery Walk from 2-4pm at Mt Hope Cemetery. In case of rain-at Our Lady of the Lake Social Hall.

  • 07/04/2020
    Mellen 4th of July Schedule: Baseball game Mellen Rockies vs. Expos at 2pm,  Fireworks display at dusk from water tank hill. No parade or other events this year due to COVID-19.  For more information, call 715-274-2330, or visit www.mellenwi.com.
  • 07/04/2020
    Cancelled – Glidden Independence Day, parade, games, food, fireworks at dusk, historic Marion Park. For more information, call 715-264-5444 or visit www.gliddenwi.org. Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary.
  • 07/04/2020
    Cancelled – Madeline Island 4th of July Schedule of Events: 10:30am: Parade, line-up of participants should begin around 9:45am near the Marina and Yacht Club. – Celebration on the Green takes place after the parade in front of the Museum.
  • 07/04/2020
    Cancelled – A Day on the Green – Traditional Madeline Island 4th of July: Celebrate the 4th of July after the parade on the green at the Madeline Island Museum. Events on the green free and open to the public! Museum open 10am–5pm (museum entry fees apply).  715-747-2415  www.wisconsinhistory.org/calendar/
  • 07/04/2020
    Clam Lake Fireworks starting at dusk at the Clam Lake Community Club. For more information, visit www.clamlakewi.com.
  • 07/05/2020
    Cancelled – 42nd Annual Bay Area Car Club Show, at Bayview Park, from 9am-2pm. Lots of great prizes and giveaways throughout the day! Food and beverages on site. Vendors welcome! The club would prefer that you leave pets at home. For more information, call 715-765-4334, 715-682-5378, or 715-765-4774. Or check out their Facebook page!
  • 07/05/2020
    Cancelled – 75th Annual Fish Fry  At Lost Creek Adventures in Cornucopia. Serving from at 11 am -3 pm.  All you can eat white fish, potato salad veggies and rolls. Adults $ 15 children under 12 $7.00  Contact Pauline Colamatteo pncola@tds.net OR cornieclub@gmail.com or CornieClub@gmail.com
  • 7/06-09/2020
    Ashland Parks & Recs Summer Camps.  Camps will run 9am-3pm Monday – Thursday for children ages 6-11.  Each week will be a different theme.  This weeks theme Adventure Camp at Prentice Park.  Bring sturdy shoes and water bottle.  Outdoors learning camping skills, exploring parks and going on hikes this week.  Fee applies.  To register go to https://ashlandparks.org/CourseActivities.aspx?id=95&cat=24
  • 07/08 – 08/26/2020
    Ashland Parks and Rec’s Rec & Read in the Park.  Every Wednesday 9:30-11am at the Central Railyard Park concession building.  Come play games, have fun and listen to a story.  Open to children of all ages Cost id Free.  Parents must chaperone.  cancelled if bad weather.  For more information call 715-682-7059.
  • 07/10/2020
    Cancelled – Shakespeare in the State Parks at Copper Falls State Park in Mellen.  Romeo and Juliet, presented by Summit Players Theatre.  Workshop at 5:30pm, Show at 7pm. For more information, call 715-274-5123.
  • 07/11/2020
    Cancelled – North Wisconsin Rod & Gun Club Veterans Fishing Outing. For more information, call 262-689-0536.
  • 7/13-16/2020
    Ashland Parks & Recs Summer Camps.  Camps will run 9am-3pm Monday – Thursday for children ages 6-11.  Each week will be a different theme.  This weeks theme Scientist Summer at Prentice Park.  Bring sturdy shoes and water bottle.  If you like explosions, slime and inventing, this camp is just for you!  Fun and wacky science experiments and camp activities.  Fee applies.  To register go to https://ashlandparks.org/CourseActivities.aspx?id=95&cat=24
  • 07/16/2020
    Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Virtual Express Admissions Event.  11am-2pm online.  Register by July 10.  For more information and to register go to witc.edu/wxpress
  • 07/16-19/2020
    Cancelled – Ashland All School Reunion: 2020 will be Ashland’s first All Class Reunion to be held during Bay Days. For more information go to www.ashlandreunion.com or check out their Facebook page.
  • 07/18/2020
    Cancelled – Mud Rutters off Road Mountain Bike Race on the Farm Road Trails in Ashland, WI. 8am-1pm. Held the same weekend as Bay Days Festival. An event for both beginner and advanced riders. For more information on Farm Road Trails, visit  Farm Road Trails on Facebook.  Registration on bikereg.com, links to that on our Facebook and bay City Cycles website. Registration will open probably in May.
  • 07/18/2020
    Postponed until 2021: Ashland All Class Reunion 50/50 Cash Drawing, still happening.  Proceeded go to the 2021 Ashland All School Reunion.   Tickets are $5 or 5 for $20. All proceeds will help cover reunion events.
  • 7/18-19/2020
    Wilderness First Aid, Lost Creek School, Cornucopia.  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. The course covers a wide variety of injuries and illnesses, and provides guidelines on how to identify if a patient can stay in the wilderness or needs to seek additional medical care. Certificate is good for 2 years. Does not include CPR.  This course follows Emergency Care & Safety Institute guidelines. For more information go to www.lostcreekadventures.org/
  • 7/20-23/2020
    Ashland Parks & Recs Summer Camps.  Camps will run 9am-3pm Monday – Thursday for children ages 6-11.  Each week will be a different theme.  This weeks theme Animal Camp at Prentice Park.  Bring sturdy shoes and water bottle.  This week learning about Northwood’s Animals, making animal themed crafts and animal toys to donate to animals in need.  Fee applies.  To register go to https://ashlandparks.org/CourseActivities.aspx?id=95&cat=24
  • 07/24/2020
    Salem Baptist Church presents Spirited Strings at 6:30pm.  a freewill offering will be taken.  Social distancing and face masks encouraged.  400 Salem Drive.
  • 07/24-25/2020
    Cancelled – Washburn Board Across The Bay. For more information, call 715-373-5017
  • 07/24-26/2020
    Cancelled – 61st Annual Pioneer Days at the Butternut Community Park, off of Michigan Street in Butternut. For more information, call 715-769-3113, email butternutwi@centurytel.net or visit www.butternutwi.com/pioneerdays.
  • 7/25/2020
    Butternut Fireworks at dusk at the Butternut Community Park.  For more information, call 715-769-3113.
  • 07/25-26/2020
    Cancelled – Iron River Lions Club Blueberry Festival at Moon Lake Park, County Hwy. H, Iron River. Rides, crafts, food, games, live music, special blueberry treats & more! For more information, call 715-372-8558, or visit www.irlions.com.
  • 07/27/2020
    Chequamegon Food Coop’s Memorial Blood Centers Blood Drive.  9am-4pm.  Schedule your blood donation online at mbc.org or by contacting Lexy at 218-591-3000.
  • 07/30-08/01/2020
    Cancelled – 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.

2019 Events

  • TBA
    Cancelled – 41st Annual Red Cliff Traditional Pow Wow, 36750 St Hwy 13N in Red Cliff. Open to the public. For more information, call 715-779-3700 or http://redcliff-nsn.gov/Tourism/powwow.htm
  • TBA
    Ashland Science on Tap hosts Benjamin Clarke, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences ​University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth
    with “Biology of Black Legged Ticks and Lyme Disease,” at 6:30pm at The Alley, 808 W. Main St. For more information, call 715-682-4200 or visit www.ashlandscience.org.