Area Activities and Events

Spend time birding, biking, or boating through this unique Wisconsin environment!

Activities

Wild Goose State Bike Trail
Info: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/topic/parks/wildgoose

Rock River Trails (Biking and Boating)
Info: https://rockrivertrail.com/

Gold Star Memorial Trail (Biking & Hiking)
Info: https://goldstarmemorialtrailwi.org/ or https://www.facebook.com/GoldStarMemorialTrailWI/

Horicon Marsh Education Center
Info: https://horiconmarsh.org/

Horicon Marsh
Info: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/topic/Lands/WildlifeAreas/horicon

National Water Trails
Info: https://www.nps.gov/subjects/nationaltrailssystem/national-water-trails-system.htm

Horicon Marsh Boat Tours
Info: https://horiconmarsh.com/

Horicon Ledge Park (Great Hiking)
Info: https://www.co.dodge.wi.gov/departments/departments-e-m/land-resources-and-parks/parks-and-trails

Nitschke Mounds (Hiking/Archaeological Site)
Info: https://www.co.dodge.wi.gov/departments/departments-e-m/land-resources-and-parks/parks-and-trails

Weekly Events

Concerts in the Park & Farmer’s Market
When: Wednesday’s 6-8pm, starting in June
Where: Kiwanis Park, Horicon
Info: https://www.horiconphoenix.com/

Madison Farmer’s Market
When: Saturday’s 7am-1pm, starting in May
Where: Capitol Square, Madison
Info: https://dcfm.org/markets/saturday-on-the-square

Annual Events

May

Nancy’s Notions Sewing Event
Where: Beaver Dam
Info: http://www.nancysnotions.com/category/more/sewing+weekend.do?nType=2

Horicon Marsh Bird Festival
Where: Horicon Marsh
Info: https://horiconmarshbirdclub.com/bird-festival/

Living History Days
Where: Horicon Historical Society, Horicon
Info: https://www.facebook.com/horiconwihistoricalsociety

Memorial Day Observances
Info: Check local Chamber of Commerce Events

June

Jersey Street Music Festival
Where: Discher Park, Horicon
Info: https://www.horiconphoenix.com/

Summerfest
Where: Milwaukee
Info: https://www.summerfest.com/

July

July 4th Parades/Fireworks
Where: Mayville, Watertown, Columbus
Info: Check local Chamber of Commerce Events

Art on the Square
Where: Madison
Info: https://www.mmoca.org/event/art-fair-on-the-square/

EAA AirVenture
Where: Oshkosh
Info: https://www.eaa.org/eaa

August

Dodge County Fair
Where: Beaver Dam
Info: https://dodgecountyfairgrounds.com/dodge-county-fair/

September

Autumn Art on the Marsh
Where: Discher Park, Horicon
Info: https://www.horiconchamber.com/

October

Horicon Marsh Archaeological Festival
Where: Horicon Marsh Educational Center, Horicon
Info: https://horiconmarsh.org/events/

Horicon Haunted History Tour
Where: Satterlee House, Horicon
Info: https://horiconmarsh.org/events/

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