Here are some activities happening in the area race weekend.
Loose Caboose Kids Race, at 5:30pm in the Central Railyard Park, behind the Bretting Community Center, around the ballfields for kids ages 2 – 12 yrs. Participants will receive a t-shirt and finisher memorabilia. Pre-race registration starting at 5pm. 715-682-7059.
24th Annual Memorial Medical Center WhistleStop Festival. Concessions and live music 9am-7pm in the heated tent in the Bay Area Civic Center parking lot. For more information, call 715-682-2500, or visit www.whistlestopmarathon.com.
Fall Festival hosted by the Evergrow Learning Center. Open to the community. 11am-3pm, 417 9th Ave West, Ashland. $10 family entry. Prizes, games, animals, vendors, raffle baskets and more! www.evergrowlearningcenter.com
Big or Small, Let’s Save them All Event – Fundraiser for Breast Cancer at the Gathering Barn, 50467 State Hwy 13, 2pm to ?? co-sponsored by Cup It, Ironwood. For more information call 715-292-0845 or 906-364-7170.
Harbor View Event Center Presents Jeremy McColm at 8pm. A storyteller epitomizing “been there and done that,”McComb has explored nearly every facet of the entertainment industry, all on his own terms. From radio to tour managing, releasing five albums, growing an international fan base, hitting the Billboard chart sand writing songs for projects selling over 6 Million copies…including a Grammy-nominated soundtrack (Blue Collar Comedy Tour–One for the Road). General Admission $20. Tickets are available at the Harbor View Bar or online Washburninn.com
White River Ag Products Corn Maze/Kid Fun 12noon-5ish. 58330 Nelson Rd, Mason. 715-765-4591.
Madeline Island Fall Festival, La Pointe. Among the many family friendly events that take place during Fall Fest are pumpkin decorating, bird house kits, pumpkin pie eating contest, vendors, face painting, clowns, bicycle powered cider press, and much more. 9am-4pm Many island businesses will have specials. For more information, call 715-747-2801, visit www.madelineisland.com.
The Knights of Columbus will host an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast at OLL Social Hall, 201 Lakeshore Drive E., Ashland, on Sunday, October 16, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Cost: $7 for adults; $4 for children ages 5-11; free for children under age 5. 715-682-9621.
Other Events in the Ashland Area throughout the Year