WWW theweekextra
 

.

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

A summer full of fun: Walworth County summer events

May 23-26-22nd Annual ChocolateFest, Burlington, with live music, carnival rides, crafts, food.

May 24-Pancake Breakfast from 6 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Town of Delavan Rescue Squad main fire station.

Terry Mayer/The Week
Venetian Festival will be Aug. 13-17 at Flat Iron Park in Lake Geneva.
May 24-26-Armed Forces Weekend, East Troy Electric Railroad, East Troy
--- Annual Corn and Brat Roast from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. on the square, East Troy

May 24-25-Annual Community-wide Rummage Sale throughout East Troy, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

May 26-Memorial Day Parade in Whitewater
---Shrine Circus at 4:30 and 7 p.m. on the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn.

May 30-June 1-Aurora Health Care Championship, Geneva National Golf Club, Lake Geneva

June 1-Free Fishing Seminar for Children, Community Park, Delavan
---Model A Day in Sharon with more than 300 model A's displayed, entertainment, skits, Charleston dancers, Laurel and Hardy movies, pig roast

June 2-Jazz in the Park, Delavan

June 5-East Troy Community Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. on the Square, East Troy. Free and open to the public.

June 7-10th Annual Harley Fest, Elkhorn, with live music, vendors, food and drinks.
---Master Gardeners Plant Swap, 8 a.m.-noon at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn.
---Free Fishing Seminar for Children, 9-11 a.m. at Community Park, Highway 50, Delavan.
---Police Safety and Family Fun Day, Elkhorn, beginning at 9:30 a.m.
---Delavan Lake Triathon and Adventure Race Series at Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan.

June 12-Renaissance Brass concert, 7:30 p.m. on the square, East Troy.

June 13-15-Citywide Garage Sale, Elkhorn

June 14-Father's Day Dinner Train at the East Troy Electric Railroad, 2002 Church St., East Troy.
---Music in the Park with Diane Lewis and Laura Bursh in Reid Park, Fontana, at 6 p.m.

Terry Mayer/The Week
The 10th Annual Harley Fest will be on June 7 in Elkhorn.
June 14-15-Rail Fan Weekend at the East Troy Electric Railroad, 2002 Church St., East Troy.

June 14-15-Eighth Annual Paint-In, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown Lake Geneva

June 18-Walworth County Fair Pork Chop Dinner, 4-7 p.m. at the Walworth County Fairgrounds Activity Center, Elkhorn. Advance tickets are $9 for adults and $7 for children.

June 19-East Troy Community Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. on the square, East Troy. Free and open to the public.

June 20-Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn.

June 21-Jack Johnson Concert at Alpine Valley Music Theater, W2501 County D, East Troy.
---Walworth County Farm Bureau Dairy Breakfast, 6:30-10:30 a.m. at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn
---Walworth County Barnyard Adventure Craft Show, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

June 21-22-World Paintball Tournament at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

June 21-22-Honor the Firekeepers Native American Pow-Wow, Dunn Field, Lake Geneva

June 22-Broad Street Brat Fest, St. Patrick Parish, Elkhorn
---Early Harness Races, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn. Free and open to the public.

June 24-28-"Duck Hunter Shoots Angel," Hicklin Studio Theatre, Greenhill Center of the Arts, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater

June 26-The Amigos Latin Pop Band at 7:30 p.m. on the square, East Troy.

June 27-Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn.

June 28-Delavan Lake fireworks, Community Park, Delavan. The day's events will also include a waterski show, live music, with food and beverages for sale.
---Music by the Lake with Maureen McGovern and the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay.
---The Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy's "Out and About Wright" Program, 4-6 p.m. at the Fred B. Jones residence, Penwern, Delavan.

June 29-Antique Flea Market, beginning at 7 a.m. at Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

June 30-LEO Lifelong Empowerment Open, Geneva National Golf Club, Lake Geneva

July 3-East Troy Community Band's Patriotic Concert, 7:30 p.m. on the square, East Troy. Free and open to the public.
---Concert at the Lakefront with Stockwood, 7 p.m. at Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

July 3-6-Fourth of July Celebration, throughout Whitewater, with carnival, live music, games, food

July 4-"Let Freedom Ring" Fourth of July Parade, fireworks and activities, Delavan
---Fontana's fireworks at dusk
---Fourth of July fireworks, Grand Geneva Resort and Spa, Lake Geneva
---Independence Day Celebration, Delavan
---Fourth of July Celebration, Sharon, with live music, parade, food
---Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn.

July 5-Music in the Park with Sam Baker at 6 p.m. at Reid Park, Fontana.

July 6-"The Cars Time Forgot" Car Show, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. downtown Delavan
---Independence Day parade in East Troy

July 8-12-"Stuck World Premiere!," Hicklin Studio Theatre, Greenhill Center of the Arts, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, 262-472-1566

July 10-84th Division Army Reserve Band free concert on the square, East Troy.
---Concert at the Lakefront with Charlie B and Friends, 7 p.m. at Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva

July 11-Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn

July 12-Jammin' in the Gardens Bluegrass Music Festival, Community Park, Delavan
---Music by the Lake with the Kingston Trio and the Brothers Four at 7:30 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay.

July 17-East Troy Community Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. on the Square, East Troy. Free and open to the public.
---Concert at the Lakefront with the Lake Geneva Community Orchestra, 7 p.m. at Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.
---16th Annual Stinebrink's Pick 'n' Save Golf for Kids benefit for Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Evergreen Golf Club, Elkhorn.

July 18-Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn.

July 19-Live a Green Life Day at Fields Neighborhood, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the corner of South and West streets, East Troy.
---Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band at Alpine Valley Music Theater, W2501 County D, East Troy.

July 19-20-S.M.I.L.E.S. Open Benefit Horse Show, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

July 20-Federation Garden Walk throughout Whitewater
---Music by the Lake with the Prometheus Trio at 4 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay.

July 22-27-"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," Hicklin Studio Theatre, Greenhill Center of the Arts, UW-Whitewater, Whitewater

July 24-Swing Nouveau Big Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. on the square, East Troy.
---Concert at the Lakefront with Leslie Byers and the Jazz Cats, 7 p.m. at Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

July 25-Holton-Elkhorn Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the historic bandshell in Sunset Park, Elkhorn.

July 25-Gordon Setter Dog Show in the park at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

July 25-26-Relay for Life at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn.

July 26-Early Harness Racing at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

July 25-26-Arts and Crafts Show, Walworth-Lakeland Elks Lodge, Delavan,

July 26-Big Foot Lions Club Lobster Boil and Steak Fry, Reid Park, Fontana
---Geneva Lakes Amazing Race beginning at 7 a.m. at Inspiration Ministries, Williams Bay.
---Music by the Lake with Die Fledermaus at 7:30 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay

July 26-27-Art by the Bay at Edgewater Park, Williams Bay

July 27-Maxwell Street Days, downtown Whitewater
---Music by the Lake with Die Fledermaus at 4 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay

July 28-29-All-Breed Dog Shows from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn.

July 31-Concerts at the Lakefront with the Lake Geneva Middle School Orchestra at 1 p.m. and the Banjo Barons Ragtime Band at 7 p.m. in Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

Aug. 1-2-First Congregational UCC Church Yard and Bake Sale, 76 S. Wisconsin St., Elkhorn, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Aug. 1-3-Festival of Summer, Elkhorn, with food, entertainment, crafters and vendors.

Aug. 2-Fit for Life Run/Walk, Elkhorn,
---Festival of Summer Bike Ride, sponsored by the White River Cycle Club, Elkhorn
---Maxwell Street Days, Elkhorn
---Genoa City Days, Genoa City
---Walworth Fontana Rotary Club Corn and Brat Fest, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Heyer Park, Walworth
---Town of Delavan Fire Department Dance and Pig Roast, Community Park, Highway 50, Delavan

Aug. 2-3-Best Dam Bike Tour, Whitewater
---Madison Classic Car Show at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn, for swap meet, cars for sale and car show.

Aug. 3-Music by the Lake with Chicago Brass Quintet at 4 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University, Williams Bay

Aug. 5-6-Gordy's Annual Wakeboard Tournament, Gordy's Lakefront Marine, Fontana

Aug. 7-"Act 6" Bike Ride, Whitewater
---Concerts at the Lakefront with Wendy Yanke and Al Feeney, 7 p.m., Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

Aug. 8-9-Maxwell Street Days, throughout Delavan
---52nd Annual Lake Geneva Antique Show beginning at 10 a.m. each day at Horticultural Hall, 330 Broad St., Lake Geneva

Aug. 9-Music in the Park with the Great Lakes Navy Band, 6 p.m., Reid Park, Fontana.
---St. Benedict Parish Summer Bazaar, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the parish, 137 Dewey Avenue, Fontana.
---Music by the Lake with Gordon Goodwin and the Big Phat Band with Patti Austin, 7:30 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University

Aug. 9-10-28th Annual Art in the Park, Library Park, Main Street, Lake Geneva
---Dave Matthews Band at Alpine Valley Music Theater, W2501 County D, East Troy.
---Williams Bay Lions Club Corn and Brat Roast. Fireworks at dusk on Sunday.

Aug. 10-Knights of Columbus' Corn and Brat Day, Echo Park, Burlington,
---Antique Flea Market, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Highway 11, Elkhorn
---Anniversary Homecoming Celebration, Bethel United Methodist Church, Elkhorn

Aug. 11-15-Pre-Fair Judging, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

Aug. 13-17-Venetian Festival, Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva, with live music, carnival, craft fair, water ski show, local cuisine and a lighted boat parade.

Aug. 16-Projekt Revolution Concert at Alpine Valley Music Theater, W2501 County D, East Troy
---Music by the Lake with Kenny Loggins, 7:30 p.m. at George Williams College of Aurora University

Aug. 16-17-Do-Si-Do Family Square Dancing Hoedown, Elegant Farmer, Mukwonago
--- Rodeo at 7 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

Aug. 21-Concerts at the Lakefront with KG and The Ranger, 7 p.m., Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

Aug. 22-24-Maxwell Street Days, downtown Lake Geneva
---19th Annual Book and Bake Sale, Geneva Lake Museum, Lake Geneva

Aug. 23-Craft Show at Community Park, Highway 50, Delavan

Aug. 27-Sept. 1-159th Annual Walworth County Fair, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

Aug. 28-Concerts at the Park with Groundspeed Bluegrass Band, 7 p.m. at Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.

Aug. 29-S.M.I.L.E.S. Open Benefit Show, Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn

Sept. 4-7-Second Annual Lake Geneva Wine Festival, throughout Lake Geneva and Williams Bay

Sept. 5-7-Darien CornFest, Darien West Park, Darien, with live music, tournament, carnival rides, games and contests.

Sept. 7-Sounds of September Concert, Cravath Lakefront, Whitewater

Sept. 13-Duck Race Fundraiser, Delavan

ooo

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

<< Home


Home

|

News Blogs

|

The Guide

|

Entertainment

|

Classifieds

|

Advertise

|

Subscribe

|

Contact

|

Site Map

   
© 2006 The Week Extra. All rights reserved.