Upcoming Community Events
Congratulations to Jolene O. – WINNER of the Amazon Fire HD8 Tablet!
Thank you for stopping to register at our booth at Lunch by the River!
Wednesday, August 1 at 4:30 PM – 8 PM
Downtown Wisconsin Rapids (1st Avenue S/Johnson Street)
The Community Picnic celebrates our community and the value of every person here. This event is offered at no charge with local food, beverages and family fun, thanks to many partners and donors. To give, go to https://incouragecf.org/give/give-now/.
Bring your lawn chairs or picnic blankets. See you there!
Every Thursday from 10-2 and Saturday 8-12, Outside the VA Clinic – 555 West Grand Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids
Visit the Wisconsin Rapids Downtown Farmers Market for fresh and local fruits and vegetables, honey, flowers, canned items, baked goods and more! You will also find resident favorite, egg roll vendors!
Wood County WIC will feature kids activities every Thursday and every Saturday there will be family friendly activities or entertainment!
LUNCH BY THE RIVER
Veterans Memorial Park Every Thursday through August from 10:30-1:00 (Weather permitting)
Peach Street Farmers Market!
Tuesday’s from 9am-1pm
The Peach Street Farmers Market originated in 2015. Their mission is to increase access to fresh and affordable foods to residents of the food desert, and they aim to support the economic vitality of our local farmers. Peach St Farmers Market Website
Community Movie Night: The Sandlot
Friday, August 3, 2018
7:30 pm to 09:30 pm
Witter Field at 521 Lincoln Street – Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics FREE Community Movie Night at Witter Field.
Port Edwards Fun Fest
Friday, August 10th and Saturday, August 11th
Alexander Park Shelter House – 210 2nd Street, Port Edwards
Friday, August 10th – Car Cruise, Pie and Ice Cream Social, Live Music and Entertainment, Kids Fun Run 5k/10k
Saturday, August 11th – Car Cruise-In, Craft Show and Business Vendors, Scavenger Hunt, Free Kids Games, Food
Betty Boop Festival
Rendezvous in the Park “Dinner by the River
Jeremiah’s Crossing Annual Family Fun Fest
Saturday, August 18, 2018
9:00 am to 03:00 pm – Dexter Park at 8220 Wisconsin 54, Pittsville
Jeremiah’s Crossing hosts their Annual Family Fun Fest which includes a classic & custom car show, vendors, crafters, food, a General Store, Cream Puffs, & live music. Raffles, a silent auction & kids activities are all available for family fun. http://Jeremiahcrossing.org
Jeremiah’s Crossing Student Ride-A-Thon
Sunday, August 19, 2018
1:00 pm to 05:00 pm – Jeremiah’s Crossing Therapeutic Riding Center at 2440 County Hwy X, Babcock , WI
Everyone is invited to attend Jeremiah’s Crossing Student Ride-a-Thon & Parade of Horses. Food, fun for the kids, raffles & the Great BBQ Cook-Off (public entries welcome).
29th Annual Lake Arrowhead Craft Show
Saturday, September 1, 2018