Events Calendar

Are you looking for an event to attend during your northern Wisconsin vacation? Use the narrow your search feature at the right to select a month or range of dates for a list of organized events going on during your stay.

Or feel free to submit your own Florence County public event that might appeal to our visitors and/or our seasonal property owners.

Florence Market Days
May 31, 2017 - Sep. 13, 2017 (8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Location: Florence Town Park in front of Community Center on US 2, 749 Central Avenue, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Russ & Donna Malinowski, 715-528-3073
Admission Fee: free to public

Every Wednesday starting May 31st there will be a Market Day from 8am-3pm (weather permitting) in the park in front of the Florence Community Center on US Hwy 2. Arts & Crafts, farm produce, food and other vendors will be selling their products. Potential new vendors should call Russ or Donna Malinowski at 715-528-3073 to sign-up. The cost for a space is only $5.

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Florence County Historical Society Opens Museum
June 10, 2017 - Sep. 9, 2017 (10:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Contact Name: Debra DeMuri, 715-528-3597
Admission Fee: FREE

On June 10th 2017 the Florence County Historical Society will open the Museum at 201 Florence Avenue for the 10th year.

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Town of Aurora Centenial
June 30, 2017 - July 1, 2017 (2:00 pm)

Location: Bill Counter Field, County N, Aurora, WI, 54151
Contact Name: Lisa Enders, 906-221-1379
Admission Fee: 2-day $20

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LET'S PARTY! Just TWENTY DAYS until the fantastic Town of Aurora CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION! Join us on Friday June 30th and Saturday July 1st for two full days of live music including National Country acts RICOCHET on Friday and KEITH ANDERSON on Saturday, a great food and beverage menu, FIREWORKS, a gigantic parade and much more! Don't miss this amazing weekend of flat out fun as we celebrate ONE HUNDRED YEARS of the good life, in beautiful AURORA WISCONSIN! More details at Town of Aurora Centennial Facebook page

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Long Lake Volunteer Fire Department Parade/Picnic
July 1, 2017 (11:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Location: Long Lake, Wi, Long lake, 54542
Contact Name: Rayne, 906-396-7277
Admission Fee: Free

Parade, games, food, raffles, drinks

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Fireworks over Fisher Lake
July 4, 2017

Location: Fisher Lake, Florence, 54121
Contact Name: Joe Witynski
Admission Fee: Free

Florence Volunteer Fire Department Fireworks over Fisher Lake

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Twilight Movie Night
July 6, 2017 (8:30 pm - 11:30 pm)

Location: In front of Girls Softball Field at County Fairgrounds, 5505 County N, Florence WI, 54121
Admission Fee: Free

Bring your family and friends to a free drive-in movie night. Listen from your car on your FM radio or bring a lawn chair or blanket. A Dog's Purpose will be shown on a large inflatable screen.

Twilight Movie Night
July 6, 2017 (9:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Location: Florence County Fairgrounds between softball field and playground, County N, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Cinde Nichols, 715-548-1263
Admission Fee: FREE

Bring your friends and family on Thursday, July 6th to the Chamber of Commerce's FREE Twilight Movie Night featuring the blockbuster family hit: "It's a Dog's Purpose". This Drive-In movie will be shown on a huge inflatable screen located in front of the Softball field a the Florence County Fairgrounds.

You can sit on the lawn, bring a lawn chair or watch like an old-fashioned Drive-In from your car with the sound coming through your FM radio. Please arrive between 9pm and 9:20 to get parked. The movie will start at dusk. Concensions will be sold on sight to support the Chamber of Commerce activities.

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Kids Hooked on Fishing
July 8, 2017 (8:30 am - 1:00 pm)

Location: Lake Emily Park: From Florence take County Rd. "N" three miles South, than West on County Rd. "D" two miles. (watch for signs)., Florence, 54121
Contact Name: Judy Waite, (715) 528-4441
Admission Fee: This is a free e

This is a KAMO (Kids and Mentors Outdoors) event.

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Badwater Bass Tourney 2017
July 15, 2017 (6:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Location: Vagabond Park, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Lori Moore, 715-528-5377
Admission Fee: $75/boat

Registration Form 2017

This Annual Bass Fishing Tournament at Vagabond Park on Twin Falls Flowage is sure to become a summer favorite. Either a Wisconsin or Michigan fishing licence can be used for this tournament. The tournament registration begins at 5am with a 6am start time. Weigh in is scheduled for 2pm. The cost is $75/boat with a 50 boat maximum so register early. There is a $2400 minimum pot. The place to be on July 15th is the Badwater Bass Tourney....... See you there!

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Spread Eagle Art Show
July 16, 2017

Location: The Chuckwagon, 760 FDR Lane, Spread Eagle, 54121
Contact Name: Audra, 715-696-6220
Admission Fee: Free

Spread Eagle Art Show at The Chuckwagon in Spread Eagle, Wisconsin

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123rd Annual Upper Peninsula Volunteer Firefighters Tournament
July 28, 2017 - July 30, 2017

Location: Florence Fire Hall and Community Center, 749 Central Avenue, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Joe Witynski

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123rd Annual Upper Peninsula Volunteer Firefighters Tournament
Florence Fire Department Centennial

-Schedule of Events-

(All times are Central Standard Time)

Friday July 28th 2017

9:00a.m. to 3p.m.Registration: Florence Fire Hall and Community Center
10:00a.m.U.P. Fire Chiefs Meeting – Dina Mia
1:00p.m.U.P.V.F.A. Credentials Meeting – Dina Mia
2:00p.m.U.P.V.F.A. Convention Meeting – Dina Mia

-Race Captains Meeting to Follow Convention Meeting-

6:00p.m.Dress Parade Line Up – Alley Between Central & Florence Ave.
7:00p.m.Dress Parade – US Highway 2 Downtown Florence
8:00p.m.Street Dance – Fire Hall (Under Tent), Music by “Next Myle”
9:30p.m.Shirttail Parade Line Up – Alley Between Central & Florence Ave.
10:00p.m.Shirttail Parade – US Highway 2 Downtown Florence

Saturday July 29th 2017

8:00a.m.Association Race Meeting – Florence Fire Hall
8:30a.m.Captain’s Meeting – Florence Fire Hall
9:00a.m.Races – Lake Ave. between Fire & Rescue Halls
8:00p.m.Firefighter’s Ball – Fire Hall (Under Tent), Music by “Boogie and The Yoyoz”
10:00p.m.Raffle & Awards Ceremony – at Firefighter’s Ball (Under Tent)

Sunday July 30th 2017

10:30a.m.Line Up for Commercial Parade - Alley Between Central and Florence Ave.
11:00a.m.Commercial Parade – US Highway 2 Downtown Florence
Closing Ceremonies and Overall Awards. Immediately after all scores have been added up. – Florence Fire Hall

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Aurora Mud Runs
Aug. 6, 2017

Location: George Weber Memorial Park, 54121
Admission Fee: $5.00

Aurora Mud Runs held at George Weber Memorial Park

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Florence County Fair
Aug. 25, 2017 - Aug. 27, 2017

Location: Florence County Fairgrounds

*1/3 mile south of US Hwy 2, 5505 County Hwy N, Florence WI, 54121
Contact Name: Jessica Klumpp, 906-282-9152

The Florence County Fair -- A Fair to Remember!
August 25, 26 and 27th, 2017

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There is a $5.00 admission fee for ages 13 and up. Children 12 and under are free. Admission fee covers the full weekend.

If you have questions, please e-mail .

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Classic Car, Motorcyle & Tractor Show
Aug. 27, 2017 (9:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Location: Florence County Fair Park
1/3 mile South of US 2 in Florence, WI, 5505 County Highway N, Florence, 54121
Contact Name: Jessica Klumpp, 906-282-9152
Admission Fee: $5.00

Classic Car, Motorcyle & Tractor Show
Florence County Fair on August 27th, 2017

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Hunters All You Can Eat Chicken and Spaghetti Dinner
Nov. 16, 2017 (4:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Location: Florence Community Center, Florence, Wisconsin, 54121
Contact Name: Greg Novak, 715-528-4267
Admission Fee: $8.00 Adults

The Hiram D. Fisher Masonic Lodge #222 with be having their Annual Masonic Scholarship Fundraiser.
A Hunter's Dinner. All You Can Eat Chicken and Spaghetti. Please join in for delicious food and at the same time help the Masonic Lodge #222 give the most beneficial gift of scholarships to our young citizens of this area.
Kids 12 and under are only $5

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