Presque Isle Days

Presque Isle, WI  |  June 23rd & 24th, 2018

Request your Passport to Presque Isle! Passports contain information on Presque Isle Days and also features a page for youth 14 & under to fill with stamps. Earn stamps by completing activities at participating restaurants over the weekend. Completed passports can be dropped off at Sunday's Presque Isle Days Festival entrance by 12pm for a chance to win a prize giveaway, drawn at 3:30pm following the locals' Lumberjack Competition.

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Saturday, June 23rd EVERYTHING OUTDOORS!

5K/10K and Kids Logger Run

We welcome runners, walkers, strollers, and leashed dogs.  Our 2018 route starts on our historic rearing/logging ponds, and heads through pine, hardwood, and river-lined backroads — roads are paved or hard crushed gravel. A FREE Kids Logger Run follows for youth 12 & under. All youth runners receive a prize and we have Presque Isle Days T-shirts for 5K/10K participants that register by June 8. This event is a fun run or walk ~ untimed this year.

5K/10K and Kids Run Schedule:

  • 8am. Same Day Registration Begins
  • 8:30am. Pre-Registered Participant Check-In
  • 9am. 10K and 5K Walkers | 9:25am 5K-ers
  • 10am. Kids Fun Run
  • 10am-2pm. Post-Run Snacks and Activities (see below)

Silent Sports Demo Day

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This year's Run/Walk is followed by a Silent Sports Demo Day, ongoing until 2pm and including:

  • 9am. 5K/10K Fun Run
  • 10am. Kids Logger Run
  • 10am-2pm. Arts and Craft Make & Take
  • 10:30am-2pm. Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) and Kayak Demos
  • 11am, 12pm and 1pm. Nature Walks by The Discovery Center
  • 10:30am, 12pm, and 1:30pm. Pontoon Cruises, sponsored Sunrise Resort
  • 1pm. 10-mile Guided Bike Ride on Presque Isle's backroads, paved trail with The Wilderness Pedalers
  • 9am-3pm. Annual Book Sale at the P.I. Community Library
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Sunday, June 24th presque isle days festival

lumberjack Shows & Competition

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Captivating audiences for 25+ years, Timberworks Lumberjack Shows pit man against the impossible, competing in a sport derived out of a nation's heritage. Crowd participation is encouraged!

FREE LUMBERJACK SHOW
at 12:30pm

  • Speed Carving and Obstacle Pole Racing
  • Axe Throwing and Log Rolling and More!
  • Comedy and Cultural History to boot!
  • Amateur Team Locals Competition at 2:30pm.

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GATES OPEN 10am. Activities all day until 4pm. We have 20 specialty vendors featuring regional art and handmade items, as well as area nonprofit groups providing activities and services throughout the day, including:

  • All Day: Vendor Village, Bunyan's Brewshack, Food & Beer Tent, More!
  • All Day: Shantytown Kids Station
  • All Day: Lumberjack Photo Booth
  • All Day: Perennial Plant Sale
  • 10am. Frog & Turtle Races (byo critters)  - join us at Sensenbrenner Park on Main Street by 9:45am
  • 10am-1pm. Horse and Buggy Rides up the hill, to festival gates located near the Community Center and Park
  • 10am-1pm. Annual Book Sale $1/Bags
  • 10:30am, 11:30am, and 1:30pm: Shantyboy Cemetery Tours
  • 101m-4pm. Live Radio with WMQA Country
  • 12:30pm. Lumberjack Show
  • 2:30pm. Locals Lumber "Jack and Jill" Competition
  • 3pm. 1/2-Price at the Food & Beer Tent
  • 3:30pm. Raffle + Passport to Presque Isle Giveaway Drawing
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We are excited to launch a number of Presque Isle Days branded items this year. Check back soon for details!

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