|Florence Market Days
May 17, 2016 - Sep. 27, 2016 (8:00 am - 4:00 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 Tuesday starting May 17th there will be a Market Day from 8am-4pm (weather permitting) in the park in front of the Florence Community Center through fall.
|2nd Annual Keyes Peak "Off the Chains" Disc Golf Doubles Tournament
Oct. 8, 2016 (9:30 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Keyes Peak Ski Hill, 4960 Hwy 101, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Adam Sanford, 906-221-0995
Admission Fee: $50/team
$50 per team, bring your own partner. 3 rounds of 12 holes each. Cash prizes. Registration 9:30-10:45 with an 11am tee off. Free camping at groupsite booked at Keyes Peak Campground. Stick around for Grilling out after the tournament. Hosted by Menominee Range Gliders disc golf club.
|7th Annual Harvest Festival & Technical Academy Open House
Oct. 8, 2016 (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Location: NWTC Woodland Kitchen & Business Incubator
Behind Aurora Town Hall, 2030 Calvary Dr., Aurora, WI, 54151
Contact Name: Sally or Susan, 715-251-3790
Admission Fee: free
Click here for vendor application form
NWTC is hosting their 7th Annual Fall Harvest Festival and Techncal Academy Open House on Saturday, October 8th from 10am until 2pm. Come enjoy food from local growers and producers, shop for gifts from local artisans and crafters, explore the kids activity area and see the latest technology in the mobile modular trailer. Free totes to attendees while supplies last. Vendors pay $25 for a space to sell to over 600 attendees. This event takes place rain or shine in the gymnasium and other space within the NWTC Woodland Kitchen & Business Incubator.
|Down Syndrome Awareness 5K Run/Walk
Oct. 9, 2016 (10:00 am)
Location: Florence high school football field concession area, Bill Anderson Dr, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Bryan Bomberg, 920-850-2381
Admission Fee: $20 or $50 famil
Click here for details and entry form
Help us create awareness for Down Syndrome in a healthy way! Join us for a competitive 5K run and a non-competitieve 5K walk. The event starts and fininshes at the Florence High School football field concession area with awards ceremony to follow. Packets will be available Sunday, October 9th starting at 10am until the race starts at 11am. Pre-registrants receive a t-shirt. Contact Bryan if you'd like to volunteer to help with the event.
|KAMO Youth Pheasant Hunt
Oct. 15, 2016 (8:30 am - 1:00 pm)
Location: Shady Game Farm, 6865 Harding Road, Florence, WI, 54121
Contact Name: Dwaine Drewa, 715-528-5266
Admission Fee: free
On Saturday, October 15th, boys/girls ages 12-16 will hunt pheasant with the help of an adult mentor from 9am until noon at the Shady Game Farm on 6865 Harding Road (2nd Crossing) west of Florence. Free lunch will follow from noon until 1pm. Registration starts at 8:30 am. Limited to 25 children. Call Dwaine Drewa to pregister and save your spot (715)528-5266. This is a free event sponsored by the Northwoods Chapter of KAMO (Kids and Mentors Outdoors). All equipment will be provided including shotgun shells.
|Hunters All You Can Eat Chicken and Spaghetti Dinner
Nov. 17, 2016 - Nov. 19, 2016 (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.
|Long Lake Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary Pasty & Bake Sale
Nov. 18, 2016 (9:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Location: Long Lake Fire Hall, Long Lake, WI, 54542
Contact Phone Number: 715-674-2255
The Long Lake Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary is selling Pasties and Baked goods from 9am until 2pm at the Long Lake FIre Hall as a fundraiser for their support to the Volunteer Firemen.
|Christmas in Florence
Dec. 3, 2016 (11:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Location: Town of Florence Community Center
and Rescue Hall, 749 Central Avenue, Florence, Wisconsin, 54121
Contact Name: Chris Knepper, 715-528-5477
Admission Fee: FREE
Florence, WI --- Christmas is coming; sooner than you think! It never fails, the holiday season sneaks up faster and faster each year. Before you know it, Christmas will be here, along with the last minute shopping. Why not avoid the crowds and a long drive and shop right here in Florence. On Saturday, December 3rd from 11 am until 4 pm the Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Christmas Shopping Bazaar at the Florence Community Center in conjunction with the Annual Christmas in Florence event. The Bazaar features over 40 vendors including a variety of unique hand-made arts and crafts created by local artists. You can also have a cookie or grab a bowl of homemade Chili. Your children will love making hands-on craft projects with our FHS TORPEDOS students, play in the snow pile made by the Keyes Peak Ski Hill committee, sit on Santa's lap or hear a story from Mrs. Claus. The free horse drawn wagon rides are also very popular. This event is free and includes a chance to win many door prizes.