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Green County Cheese Days

Sep 19, 0014 Throughout the day

Sep 20, 0014 Throughout the day

Sep 21, 0014 Throughout the day

A celebration of cheesemaking, dairy farming, and the Swiss traditions of Green County. September 19 - 21, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the festival, which has taken place in downtown Monroe since 1914. Cheese Tent, Family Farm Adventure Tent, Cow Milking Contest, Old Time Copper Kettle Cheesemaking Demonstration, Arts & Crafts, Children's Parade, vendors, three entertainment stages (yodeling, alphorns, accordions, rock'n'roll, blues), dairy farm and barn quilt tours, brewery and distillery tours, food booths (deep fried cheese curds, gourmet grilled cheese, cream puffs, brats, cheesecake on a stick and much more) and Wisconsin's only parade led by a herd of Brown Swiss cows.

Green County Cheese Days, 1016 - 16th Ave., Monroe, WI 53566. 608.325.7771

Summer Fest Oregon

Jun 26, 0014 Times vary

Jun 27, 0014 Times vary

Jun 28, 0014 Times vary

Jun 29, 0014 Times vary

Kiser Park 245 Brook St Oregon WI
Music, Beer, Carnival, Softball, vendors all weekend,Thursday - Fireworks - Saturday 5k/10k run, craft fair, farmers market, tug o war - Sunday -parade & car show or
608-835-3697 or

Marquette Waterfront Festival

Jun 7, 0014 Saturday, June 7 -- Noon - 9pm; Sunday, June 8-- 11:30-- 9pm

Jun 8, 0014 Saturday, June 7 -- Noon - 9pm; Sunday, June 8-- 11:30-- 9pm

Yahara Place Park-- 1800 Yahara PL --Madison, WI
Two family-friendly days of music, food and drink. Fun run on Saturday; Canoe parade and race on Sunday.

Bob Queen-- 608-241-7143

Fête de Famille - Family Festival

Aug 9, 0014 1pm to 7pm

Mandt Community Center - Stoughton, WI
This family festival is to support the continual operations of the Stoughton Area Youth Center

Greg Hoyte -
Derek Westby - - event organizer

Praise in the Prairie

Jun 14, 2014 11am-9pm

Angell Park, Sun Prairie
Praise in the Prairie is an all-day Christian Music Festival with activities for all ages. This festival is to raise awareness about homelessness in Sun Prairie and all proceeds will benefit Shelter from the Storm Ministries in their mission to create a multi-family shelter in Sun Prairie as well as unite the community. Free Admission

Cynthia Whiteaker, 608-320-3601,

Annual Fall Heritage Festival

Oct 4, 0014 Saturday, October 4, 9am-4pm, Sunday, October 5, 10am-3pm

Oct 5, 0014 Saturday, October 4, 9am-4pm, Sunday, October 5, 10am-3pm

Downtown Main Street, Mount Horeb
The first full weekend in October. Dozens of crafters line “The Trollway”, Mount Horeb’s historic Main Street, lined with life-sized mythical creatures. Experience our Norwegian heritage with farmer’s market, buggy rides, quilt show, heritage demonstrations, live music, food, antique tractor show, mini pedal tractor pull, and the Sons of Norway Host Frokost–an authentic Norwegian Autumnal breakfast. Fair and festivities run from 9 to 4 on Saturday, and 10 to 3 on Sunday. Don’t miss this fabulous fall event for the whole family.

Melissa Theisen