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Wiener & Kraut Day

Sep 13, 2014 9:00am - 5:00pm

Downtown Waterloo, WI
Wieners and Kraut sold around Waterloo, City Wide Garage Sales, City Band, Wiener Dog Parade, Vendors Downtown Waterloo, Face Painting for Kids, etc. Come join the fun!

Sara Lannoy

St. Joseph's Fall Fest in Fort Atkinson, WI

Sep 7, 2014 8 am to 4 pm

St. Joseph's Catholic Church and School, 1660 Endl Blvd, Fort Atkinson, WI
Come and get it! A full day of family fun! Car, Bike and Truck Show, Bingo, Kids and Adults Games, Delicious Grilled Chicken and Sweet Corn Dinner, Bag Toss Competition, Refreshment Tent and Music Capped off by a Drawing for more than $10,000 in Prizes!

Clair David Urbain, 920-723-3476

Great River Road Festival

Sep 20, 2014 10am - 5pm

Stonefield, 12195 County Hwy VV, Cassville, WI 53806
Stonefield, one of the Great River Road's interpretive center, will celebrate the history of the roadway with a variety of river-related activities on this day.

Allen Schroeder, 608-725-5210,

Southwest Wisconsin Book Festival

Sep 13, 2014

Mineral Point, WI
The 2014 event will feature fourteen engaging workshops that span a range of literary topics held throughout the day in downtown Mineral Point. The day will conclude with New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host, Michael Perry at the Mineral Point Opera House. Pre-registration online is encouraged.

Workshops • Mineral Point Public Library & Mineral Point Opera House • $20 per workshop
Session A: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Session B: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Presenter Book Signing/Lunch Break: 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Session C: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session D: 3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Evening Speaker - Michael Perry • Mineral Point Opera House • $20 for floor seating and $15 for balcony seating
7:00 p.m.

Kristin Mitchell

10th Annual Janesville Fall Festival - Community, Craft and Vendor Event

Nov 8, 0014 9 am - 3 pm

Pontiac Convention Center 2809 N. Pontiac Dr. Janesville, WI 53545
Please join us for a fun filled day of holiday shopping Local business owners come together for a one-stop shop. We will also feature a bake sale by a local Autism Speaks! group and Rockin' Kids Christmas will be there accepting donations to make the holidays a little brighter for Rock County kids.

There will be over 50+ vendors, free admission, door prizes and local entertainment.

For a list of confirmed vendors or to request an application to be a vendor, please contact me at

Stacy Snow

Thirsty Troll Brew Fest

Sep 13, 0014 1-5 PM

Grundahl Park, Mount Horeb, WI
Sample hundreds of beers by 25 different brewers. Food, Jorgen the Troll, live music, and more!

Melissa Theisen
608-437-5914, toll free @ 1-888-765-5929


Sep 28, 0014 9am - 5pm

Westside Park, Cambridge, WI
Barktoberfest is a free and fun canine festival and party for you and your dog(s) held Sunday 9/28 at downtown West Side Park. The festival includes vendors, rescue groups, dog demos, a demonstration of lure coursing, costume and trick contests with great prizes, food and more. Join in for a “Howling” good time with fun for humans and their hounds.

Julie Anderson

Cambridge Fall Fest

Sep 20, 0014 10am - 4pm

Veteran's Park, Cambridge
Fall in downtown Cambridge has unique activities that are fun for the whole family. Enjoy scarecrow building, shopping for antiques and hand-made items, rockin' to live music, riding on tractor hayrides, face painting, petting some farm animals, entering a pie-baking contest and auction and enjoying great food with friends

Cambridge Chamber of Commerce

14th Annual Boxer Bash

Sep 20, 0014 10am - 3pm

Columbus Firemans Park, 1049 Park Ave., Columbus, WI 93925
Green Acres Boxer Rescue of Wisconsin is holding its 14th Annual Boxer Bash. Family and dog friendly, there will be kids games, a lure course, silent auctions, raffles, vendors and much more! has all the information. Click on Boxer Bash, then 2014

Ann Janssen

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

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