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​Stevens Point Summer Events

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June 2018

Walk Wisconsin
A non-competitive walk marathon on the Green Circle Trail.
Presented by: Green Circle Trail

Dates: June 2, 2018

Location: Pfiffner Pioneer Park

Address: 1100 Crosby Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: Event start times vary

Price: Early bird registration fee $25 through May 1, 2018, $35 after Kids Walk one Child $5, two or more per family $10


Walk for Wags
Dogs and their owners are invited to participate in walk for wags.
Presented by: Humane Society of Portage County (fundraiser)

Dates: June 3, 2018

Location: Pfiffner Pioneer Park

Address: 1100 Crosby Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Price: $40 early registration until May 26. $50 per walker after May 26.



Wisconsin Korean War Veterans Memorial Ceremony and Program
Food and refreshments will be available for purchase at the Worzella Pines Park shelter, ajacent to the Memorial after the program. When attending the Memorial ceremony and program it is suggested that you bring lawn chairs, bottled water, light rain jackets, and or/rain or sun hats in the event of inclement weather.

Dates: June 3, 2018

Location: Korean War Memorial of Wisconsin

Address: Worzella Park, Plover, WI

Time: 11 a.m. 

Price: Free



Stevens Point City Band Concerts

Dates: June 6, 2018 - August 1, 2018

Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Location: Pfiffner Pioneer Park

Address: 1100 Crosby Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: 7 p.m.

Price: FREE


Stevens Point Sculpture Park Summer Celebration
The community is invited to the Summer Celebration of the Stevens Point Sculpture Park. New sculptures will debut in the 20-acre park at 900 North Second Street in Stevens Point.

Dates: June 9, 2018

Location: Stevens Point Sculpture Park (North Second Street on the Green Circle next to Zenoff Park)

Address: 900 N Second Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

Price: Free



MREA Energy Fair
The Energy Fair brings over 13,000 attendees together to learn about clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action towards a more sustainable future. Enjoy over 200 workshops, over 200 exhibitors, live music, inspiring keynotes, camping, family fun, great food and more. Organized by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, The Energy Fair is the longest-running event of its kind in the nation.

Dates: June 15, 2018 - June 17, 2018

Location: MREA - Renew the Earth Institute

Address: 7558 Deer Road, Custer, WI 54423

Time: Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. - 11 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.   

Price: See website for ticket information


Portage County June Dairy Breakfast
Pancakes, butter, pure maple syrup, scrambled eggs with cheese, sausage, fresh cheese curds, cranberry juice and milk. Free strawberry sundaes! Hay rides, small animals, kid's games, face painting, name the calf contest, barrel wagon rides, Little Farmer dress up, coloring contest and much more!  

Dates: June 16, 2018

Location: Ostrowski Brothers Farm

Address: 8931 County SS, Amherst Jct., WI 54407

Time: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Price: Adults $6, Children 6-10, $2, 5 and under free



Riverfront Rendezvous
Stevens Point's annual Fourth of July festival along the Wisconsin River.

Dates: June 29, 2018 - July 1, 2018

Recurring daily

Location: Pfiffner Pioneer Park

Address: 1100 Crosby Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: Friday, 5-10 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, Noon-10 p.m.  

Price: Free admission and entertainment


Stevens Point Running of the Flag
The 4th annual 5K walk/run event held at Pfiffner Pioneer Park will raise money to be donated to the Portage County Veterans Relief Fund.

Dates: July 4, 2018

Location: Pfiffner Pioneer Park

Address: 2024 Whiting Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Phone: 715-498-8780

Time: 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Price: Registration fee: $25 on or before June 20 and $35 after June 20


July 2018

Iola Old Car Show
It is more than cars, last year also included concerts in the evening.

Dates: July 12, 2017 - July 14, 2018

Recurring daily

Location: Iola Old Car Show

Address: Po Box 1, Iola, WI 54945

Time: 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.  

Price: $10 a day or $18 3-day pass


Portage County Master Gardners Garden Parade
Tour local gardens chosen for their exceptional creativity and beauty.

Dates: July 13, 2018 - July 14, 2018

Recurring daily

Location: Private Garden Displays

Address: Multi-sites in Stevens Point/Plover, WI

Time: Friday from 2-7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.   

Price: $10 in advance and tickets at local garden centers $12/day of parade


2018 Point Duathlon
The Stevens Point Area YMCA will host the 2018 Point Duathlon presented by Cellcom to benefit the YMCA's chronic disease programing.
Hosted by: Cellcom

Dates: July 14, 2018

Location: UW-Stevens Point Allen Center

Address: 400 Illinois Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Price: $35


Portage County Fair of Amherst

Dates: July 19, 2018 - July 22, 2018

Recurring daily

Location: Amherst Fairgrounds

Address: 4504 Fairgrounds Rd, Amherst, WI 54406

Time: All Day

Price: $4 day pass



Celebrate Plover
A festival in Plover at Lake Pacawa, complete with fireworks set to music.

Dates: July 28, 2018

Location: Lake Pacawa Park

Address: 1831 Maple Drive, Plover, WI 54467

Time: 9 a.m. to midnight

Price: No admission fee



August 2018

Portage County Fair - Rosholt 
The fair is held Friday through Monday over Labor Day weekend. Carnival rides, food, music, games animal exhibits and more!

Dates: August 31, 2018, September 3, 2018

Location: Rosholt Fair Grounds 

Address: 186 Forest Street, Rosholt, WI 54473

Time: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Price: Friday-Sunday $5, Monday $8 and weekend pass $12


Summertime Highlights of Stevens Point

Stevens Point Farmers Market
Location: Mathias Mitchell Public Square, Main Street, Downtown Stevens Point

Dedicated in 1853, the farmers' market has been held May through Oct. for more than 150 years. Market hours are Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to around 2:30 p.m. Closed Sunday.

Stevens Point Sculpture Park
Location: 900 N Second Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481

The Stevens Point Sculpture Park features artwork from local, regional, and national artists on 20 acres. Leisurely stroll past towering pines, along a stream and through wetlands to discover the unique connection between nature and art. The park hosts seasonal events and education programs throughout the year. Open sunrise to sunset.

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