Dare I say that there will be hot, steaming, piles of fun in the area this weekend? Well, not really hot and steaming.. But anyway, the annual Wisconsin State Cow Chip Throw & Festival runs tomorrow & Saturday (Aug, 29 & 30, 2014) in Sauk Prairie. About 40,000 people attend the event each year which offers free live music stages, lots of food, a craft fair, a 5 & 10k run and of course… lots of people tossing cow dung. The record, according to wiscowchip.com, is 248 feet. For details, location and directions head over to the Cow Chip Festival Website Here.
Meanwhile in Baraboo you can take in the annual Baraboo River Rendezvous put on my the Spirit Lake Mountain Men. The event runs Friday Aug, 29th through Sunday Aug, 31st from 9am to 5pm each day. Step back in time to see historic reenactments of Camps, traders, & events. Enjoy food & fun activities as well throughout the weekend. For more info click here.
At Devil’s Lake State Park this weekend it’s your last chance to take part in a few sponsored summer activities until next year including the last Bat Watch Friday evening just as the sun sets, the last kayak tour on Saturday night (Sat AM was canceled), and the last Music In The Park on Sunday. For details head over to our events calendar right here.
For more Devil’s Lake area events this weekend check out the Baraboo Chamber of Commerce Website right here.
Well, enjoy summer’s last hurrah! Driver carefully and be safe on the trails! (I won’t tell you that the weather forecast is calling for rain….)