Chetek Wisconsin Vacastion Guide

Chetek Area 2011
 Summer Events
June   July    August


February 26, 2011


May 7 Through Oct. 1, 2011

25th ANNUAL FISH-O-RAMA with hundreds of tagged pan fish worth from $25 to $100 each.  Dozens of tagged pan fish worth $500 each. 
At the end of last year's Fish-O-Rama, 43 of the 421 tagged fish had been caught for a total payout of $4,000.

June 11 - August 28 2011

CHETEK HYDROFLITES WATER SKI SHOW every Thursday and Sunday at 6:30 p.m. at their show site adjacent to the airport boat landing on Lakeview Drive.

May27-May 30

CAMERAMA DAYS will be held for three straight days. Street dances with live music, softball tournament, parades, kids carnival, horseshoe tournament, water fights, car show, & horse pull.

June 3 - 12

RICE LAKE AQUAFEST The City of Rice Lake celebrates the return of summer and our good fortune in living here in this beautiful area. The annual Aquafest features several days of national bands, food, fun, softball tournaments, golf tournament, a parade, kiddie parade, kids games, and a carnival.

June 4

Chetek - City Wide Garage Sales


JULY 1 - thru July 4
3 6TH    A N N U A L


Friday, July 1

Chetek Hydroflites Water Ski show (6:30 pre-show: 7 p.m. themed show)

Gary Haugen Softball Tournament

Saturday, July 2

Gary Haugen Softball Tournament

Fishy Four-mile Run/walk Race (8a.m., kids' race, 8:15 a.m. traditional race; for additional information, go to

Quilt show

Vintage Voyagers' Blast From The Past Car Show (from 9 to 3 p.m.)

Wisconsin Indian Head Country's Art & Craft Fair (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Chetek Hydroflites Water Ski Show (5 p.m.  pre-show; 6 p.m.  themed show)

Sawdust pile money hunt (7:30 p.m.)

Street Dance -- Live music by Catch-penny from 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 3

Slow-Pitch Softball Tournament Begins at 8 a.m.

Independence Day  breakfast at Masonic Lodge (7-11 a.m.) 

Quilt Show

Horseshoe-pitching Contest

Wisconsin Indian Head Country's Art & Craft Fair (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Wisconsin Horse Pullers Association Sponsored Horse Pull (12 noon)

Monday, July 4

Parade (12 noon)

Beach Party with live music (2-6 p.m.) and $500 Liberty Fest button drawing (5p.m.)

Chetek Hydroflites Water Ski Show (5 p.m. Pre-show; 6 p.m. Themed Show)

Fireworks shot over Chetek Lake at dusk.

July 9

      13th ANNUAL BREW-RIB FEST at Phillips Park (adjacent to the city beach)

July 9-10

        HERITAGE DAYS at the Pioneer Village Museum in Cameron from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

July 14 -18

        BARRON COUNTY FAIR at the Fairgrounds in Rice Lake.

August 5 - 6

Crazy Days - area businesses selling merchandise on the side walk.

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Fly-in at Chetek, Wisconsin Southworth Municipal airport (Y23) will have a BBQ fly-in. Starting at 10:30 A.M. there will be Warbird displays, antique and unique airplanes, antique & collector car displays and raffles for airplane rides. All proceeds will be given to local charities.  For more info contact Chuck Harrison 715-456-8415  or Tim Knutson 715-237-2477

September 10

Chetek Harvest Fest featuring  a chili and pie contest, art and craft sale, and an antique car and motorcycle show.

City wide Garage Sales




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