Calendar » SEPTEMBER 2020

  • Mid-June thru mid-October: Ashland Area Farmer’s Market, Saturdays,  8am-12pm, on Chapple Ave, in front of Black Cat and Ashland Baking Company, with modified rules and regulations in place to keep us all safe and healthy.  Check them out on Facebook or visit
  • Ashland High School Sports Schedule 
  • Northland College Sports Schedule
  • Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center – Lots to do and see at the Center. Walking trail, exhibits and scenic observation tower. Visit their website for a complete schedule of events and activities for the whole family.
  • Vaughn Public Library – It’s not just about books anymore. Go to their website for a complete schedule of events and happenings for the entire family.
  • TBD- Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze at Northern Bounty Farm – Opens Sept. 28th – October 27! Open Fridays 3-6pm and Saturdays 10-6pm. Take a hay ride out to our u-pick patch or shop our pre-picked carving pumpkins, pie pumpkins, gourds and more! Hay pyramid, corn bin play area, petting farm, games, and photo ops! There’s fun for all ages! Ages 2 and under are free. 3-6 are $5 and 7+ are $7 – that price includes all activities, maze, and a pumpkin of your choice! We accept cash, card or WIC! Porta-potties and picnic area available. We are a small family farm and would love the support of our wonderful community! 38239 Bass Lake Rd, Highbridge. For more information, call 715-681-0022.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Washburn Cultural Center 715-373-5591.  Now open by appointment only, Wednesday through Saturday, between the hours of 1 – 5pm.  Visitors wishing to see the recent works of WCC Permanent Collection of Art, shop in our newly remodeled store, or tour the Washburn Historical Museum should call 715-373-5591 or e-mail us at to make an appointment.  Masks are required.  Here is a link to our web page with a virtual tour of the new art exhibit.
  • 09/01-09/07/2020
    EXTENDED! Due to popular demand, the Washburn Cultural Center’s current exhibition of paintings, pastels, ceramics, and collage, LORBER, LORBER & COTHERMAN, will remain open to the public through Labor Day (Monday, September 7). The galleries, our antiques shop, and Vinyl Vault can be viewed by appointment only, and masks are required of all visitors. Appointment slots are now available seven days a week between 1–5 PM. Contact us at (715) 373-5591 or to view these local artists’ surprising and excitingly varied works and to browse our shops. If possible, please provide at least 12 hours for us to respond to your request for an appointment date/time.
  • 09/04-05/2020
    Butternut 9th Annual Gun Show at the Butternut Community Park. Friday 4-8pm and Saturday 8am-3pm.  For more information, call 715-769-3620.
  • 09/04-07/2020
    Cancelled – 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.
  • 09/05-06/2020
    Labor Day Golf Classic, Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd. Contact the Chequamegon Bay Golf Club 715-682-8004.
  • 09/06/2020
    13th Annual Emergency Pig Out Fundraiser for the Iron River Fire and Ambulance, hosted by White Winter Winery, Iron River, 68323 Lea St.  11am–4pm.  Live Music by Truegrass Trio from Noon to 4pm.  Pig Roast BBQ with coleslaw, beans, and roll. $15/plate or 4/$50.  Pre-order is strongly encouraged to ensure your plate. Pre-Order at  Limited seating available so bring your own chairs or tailgate in the parking lot.
  • 09/06/2020
    Cable Rod and Gun Club, Annual Pig Roast.  The Cable Rod and Gun Club is holding its annual Pig Roast 11 am – 5 pm. Come try your luck at the 75 bird shoot, wobble trap, standard trap, skeet, sporting clays, .22 shoot, “mad minute” and Annie Oakley. We have a $100 cash raffle, table raffles, “mystery gun” raffle, great food & fun for the entire family. A food bracelet is only $10 for all you can eat pork, corn on the cob, potato salad plus desserts. A variety of beverages are available for purchase. Visit calendar for more detail.
  • 09/08-19/2020
    Cancelled – Bayfield/Apostle Islands Annual Apostle Islands Lighthouse Celebration. For more information, call 715-779-5619 or visit
  • 09/10-10/22/2020
    Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging.  First ever FREE virtual Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes on Thursdays September 9- October 10, 1;30-3pm.  Register at Faith in Action 715-682-4414 ext 0
  • 09/12/2020
    Cancelled – Ashland Mural Fest & Classic Car Show, downtown Ashland, 9am-3pm. Mural trolley tours, Car Show, Craft & Food Vendors and Music. For more information, call 715-682-2500.  Mural Fest Craft Vendors  Mural Fest Car Show
  • 09/12/2020
    Cancelled – Cornucopia Annual Art Crawl will be held in Cornucopia from 10am-4pm. Event features fine arts, crafts. For more information, email or visit
  • 09/12/2020
    The Safari Big Cup, Chequamegon Bay Golf Club, 3000 Golf Course Rd. Starting at 10am. For more information, call 715-682-8004.
  • 09/12/2020
    Cancelled – Please join us for our Annual Books n Brunch sponsored by PEO Chapter EL at the Presbyterian Congregational Church, 214 Vaughn Ave in Ashland, from 10am-12noon. Nicole Dreiske, author of “The Upside of Digital Devices” will present and lead a discussion to follow. Proceeds from this event go to provide educational opportunities for women in need through grants, scholarships, and loans. Cost is $20 and includes author presentation, delicious brunch, beverages, Love Basket drawing, raffles, local artist items and book sale. For more information call Jody Forsythe at 715-292-9237 or email at
  • 09/18-19/2020
    Cancelled – Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival, 13460 Spruce St., Cable. 715-798-3594. For more information, visit
  • 09/19/2020
    Cancelled – Butternut Oktoberfest at the American Legion Hall, at 4pm. For more information, call 715-769-3113.
  • 09/19-20/2020
    Cancelled – Northern Aged Iron Tractor & Threshing Show, 38565 State Hwy 13., Highbridge. Festivities begin at 8am each day. Display of Tractors, Implements, Hit-and-Miss Motors, Vintage Cars, Trucks and Snowmobiles. Raffles for Cockshutt 20 Tractor will be raffled off in 2021.  1 ticket- $5 or 5 for $20. For more information on admission or a detailed list of events, call 715-274-7807 or 715-682-5744, or visit
  • 09/26/2020
    Cancelled – Copper Peak presents the Red Bull 400. For the second time since 1994, Copper Peak, the iconic ski flying hill at N13870 Copper Peak Rd., Ironwood, Mi, will host an international competition at 8am. The worlds steepest 400-meter race. For more information go to or call 906-932-3500.
  • 09/26/2020
    Cancelled – Art in the Park at Copper Falls State Park, Mellen. Free admission. 10am-3pm. Free admission. Come for all the fun! No pets at the fall fest event venue. For more information, call 715-274-5123.
  • 09/26/2020
    National Public Lands Day, free waiver day for National Parks. For more information, call 715-362-1351.
  • Cancelled – Northland College Annual Fall Festival, 1411 Ellis Ave. For a more detailed list of the weekend’s activities, call 715-682-1699, 715-682-1811, email, or visit
  • 09/26-27/2020Celebrate the apple season with HAUSER’S Superior View Farm this Fall! Open every day from 10am-5pm. Join us for the following:
    • APFELHAUS CIDERY! Taste our very own farm-produced hard cider–from blossom to bottle!
    • Pick-your-own apples or grab a bag of hand-picked varieties
    • Kristi’s famous BBQ Pork sandwiches, brats, hot dogs, caramel apples, coffee, cider, soda
    • Hauser’s Fresh-pressed Apple Cider – by the glass or the jug
    • Our famous warm apple pie sundaes with ice cream, whipped cream, and cinnamon sauce. YUM!
    • Caramel apples – sliced with toppings or on a stick
    • Homemade apple butter and jam– just like Grandma used to make
    • Apple Bus Photo Stand
    • Scenic Lake Superior View
    • Pony rides for the kids
    • Hayrides through the Orchards (YeeHaw!)
    • Plus, of course, your favorite varieties of apples and gifts in our 1928 Sears Roebuck barn store!

     HAUSER’S cares about your safety and follows local, county, State, and CDC guidelines for sanitation and safety. COVID 19 prevention plan on file with Bayfield County.  HAUSER’S Superior View Farm – five generations – since 1908!  86565 County Highway J, Bayfield, WI 54814 – 715-779-5404

2019 Events

  • 09/03/2019
    Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School- First Day of School
  • 09/04/2019
    Northland College- classes begin.
  • 09/04/2019
    Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2019 at the Enrichment Center. Registration at 8am and walk at 9am. Funds raised stay local to provide care, support, advocacy, and research for a cure to ultimately end Alzheimer’s Disease. 715-352-4091.
  • 09/07/2019
    5K Police “Chase” at the Neighborly Bar. 5K race with Chase and Officer Ovaska at 10am, registration at 9am. Food, raffles prizes and music! A full day of events with drawings to be held at 6pm. For more information, call 715-682-7171 ext. 1014 or text
  • Voices for Recovery- Picnic Celebration at Prentice Park, Ashland, from 2-6pm. Hear inspirational speakers, enjoy great food, music and activities for everyone. Everyone is welcome! For more information, call 715-685-5403.
  • 09/21-22/2019
    A-Mazing Corn Maze, Bring family and friends! Water Races, Corn Pit, Food, Corn Launcher, Bouncy House, Hay Pyramid, Games, pumpkin patch, and more! White River AG, Mason, WI. General Admission: 3 & Under- Free. Kids 4-10 years- $6. 11& up- $10. For more information, call 715-765-4591.
  • 09/28-29/2019
    A-Mazing Corn Maze, Bring family and friends! Water Races, Corn Pit, Food, Corn Launcher, Bouncy House, Hay Pyramid, Games, pumpkin patch, and more! White River AG, Mason, WI. General Admission: 3 & Under- Free. Kids 4-10 years- $6. 11& up- $10. For more information, call 715-765-4591.
  • 09/28-29/2019
    Come to Hausers!! 86565 County Hwy J, Bayfield. Celebrate the apple season with HAUSER’S Superior View Farm this Fall! Open every day from 10-5, BUT on Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29, join us for the following special activities! Hayrides through the Orchards (YeeHaw!), Pick-your-own apples or grab a bag of hand-picked varieties, Caramel apples on a stick (Yum!), Fresh-pressed apple cider, APFELHAUS CIDERY – Taste our very own farm-produced hard cider—from blossom to bottle, Apple butter and jam samples – just like Grandma used to make, Picnic on the farm, Hiking trail through woods & around the farm, Apple Bus Photo Stand, Scenic Lake Superior view from the top of our 1928 Sears Roebuck barn, Grandpa’s collections & farm relics – 2nd floor of the barn, Produce – freshly harvested from our gardens. For more information, call 715-779-5404.