Calendar of Events

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Car Park Concerts 5:00 pm
Car Park Concerts @ Snowflake Building, behind LOL Town Hall
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Different bands each night.
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Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Guided Nature Hike @ Discovery Center
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds around pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up into a tree fort! Explore local plant…
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Live Music – Spotlight Band 5:00 pm
Live Music – Spotlight Band @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy live music prior to the fireworks at dusk over the Rearing Pond at Pipke Park.
July 4th Celebration 9:30 pm
July 4th Celebration @ Pipke Park
Jul 4 @ 9:30 pm
July 4th Celebration @ Pipke Park
Live music by the Spotlight Polka Band at the American Legion Town-sponsored fireworks at dusk. Fireworks are let off over the water – watch from your chair or park along the water’s edge. Music hosted…
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American Legion “BINGO” 6:00 pm
American Legion “BINGO” @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm
American Legion "BINGO" @ American Legion Post 480
It’s Back! BINGO will once again be hosted by American Legion Post 480 every Sunday evening at 6pm throughout the summer. First event is Sunday, May 24th. Fun for the entire family! Our capacity for…
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Dillinger Pontoon Tour & Lunch
Dillinger Pontoon Tour & Lunch @ Little Bohemia
Jul 8 all-day
What were John Dillinger and his gang really like and what is the “behind the scenes” story of their weekend in Manitowish Waters? Enjoy the rich histories of Manitowish Waters as we travel by pontoon…
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Yoga By the Lake 8:00 am
Yoga By the Lake @ Sunrise Resort
Jul 9 @ 8:00 am
Moderate flow yoga class hosted outdoors at Sunrise Resort and overlooking Presque Isle Lake. BYO mats, limited supply available for loan.
Allequash Lake SNA Canoe Trip 1:00 pm
Allequash Lake SNA Canoe Trip @ Discovery Center
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Discovvery Center Naturalists on beautiful Allequash Lake for a canoe paddle trip. We will look for wild rice, waterfowl, songbirds, wildlife, and discuss the ways the lake changes throughout the season. This program is…
Car Park Concerts 5:00 pm
Car Park Concerts @ Snowflake Building, behind LOL Town Hall
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Different bands each night.
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Exploring Rest Lake’s Amazing History by Pontoon Boat
Exploring Rest Lake’s Amazing History by Pontoon Boat @ Rest Lake Park
Jul 10 all-day
Join Manitowish Waters Historical Sovciety (MWHS) members Kay Krans and Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Rest Lake, which will depart from Rest Lake Park. Discover the Native American cultural networks, logging camps,…
Wonders of Wildlife: The Incredible World of the River Otter – Online
Wonders of Wildlife: The Incredible World of the River Otter – Online @ Discovery Center
Jul 10 all-day
Due to health and safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, this program will be offered online instead of in-person. We may not always see them, but we know they are out there! Join Naturalist Licia as we…
Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Guided Nature Hike @ Discovery Center
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds around pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up into a tree fort! Explore local plant…
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Dillinger Pontoon Tour & Lunch
Dillinger Pontoon Tour & Lunch @ Little Bohemia
Jul 11 all-day
What were John Dillinger and his gang really like and what is the “behind the scenes” story of their weekend in Manitowish Waters? Enjoy the rich histories of Manitowish Waters as we travel by pontoon…
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American Legion “BINGO” 6:00 pm
American Legion “BINGO” @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm
American Legion "BINGO" @ American Legion Post 480
It’s Back! BINGO will once again be hosted by American Legion Post 480 every Sunday evening at 6pm throughout the summer. First event is Sunday, May 24th. Fun for the entire family! Our capacity for…
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Discover Historic Traditions and Mysteries of Island and Spider Lakes by Water
Discover Historic Traditions and Mysteries of Island and Spider Lakes by Water @ Blue Bayou
Jul 16 all-day
Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) members Kay Krans and Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Spider and Island Lakes, which will depart from the Blue Bayou. Discover the Native American cultural networks,…
Yoga By the Lake 8:00 am
Yoga By the Lake @ Sunrise Resort
Jul 16 @ 8:00 am
Moderate flow yoga class hosted outdoors at Sunrise Resort and overlooking Presque Isle Lake. BYO mats, limited supply available for loan.
Car Park Concerts 5:00 pm
Car Park Concerts @ Snowflake Building, behind LOL Town Hall
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Different bands each night.
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Wonders of Wildlife: A Day in the Life of a Wild Turkey – Online
Wonders of Wildlife: A Day in the Life of a Wild Turkey – Online @ Discovery Center
Jul 17 all-day
Due to health and safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, this program will be offered online instead of in-person. Join Discovery Center volunteer and avid outdoorsman Darrell Toliver as he shares his vast knowledge on the wild…
Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Guided Nature Hike @ Discovery Center
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds around pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up into a tree fort! Explore local plant…
Bike Manitowish with a Naturalist 1:00 pm
Bike Manitowish with a Naturalist @ Discovery Center
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your bike and join a Discovery Center Naturalist for a bike ride on the Manitowish Waters Bike Trail. We will ride past wetlands, lakes, and meander through mixed forests, and we’ll discuss what we…
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Turtle Flambeau Flowage Historic & Naturalist Pontoon Tour 10:00 am
Turtle Flambeau Flowage Historic & Naturalist Pontoon Tour @ Springstead Landing
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join NLDC director John Heusinkveld and Manitowish Waters Historical Society member Jim Bokern on a five-hour pontoon tour of the Turtle Flambeau Flowage. This trip will depart from Springstead Landing and explore the histories, rich…
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American Legion “BINGO” 6:00 pm
American Legion “BINGO” @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm
American Legion "BINGO" @ American Legion Post 480
It’s Back! BINGO will once again be hosted by American Legion Post 480 every Sunday evening at 6pm throughout the summer. First event is Sunday, May 24th. Fun for the entire family! Our capacity for…
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Yoga By the Lake 9:00 am
Yoga By the Lake @ Sunrise Resort
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am
Moderate flow yoga class hosted outdoors at Sunrise Resort and overlooking Presque Isle Lake. BYO mats, limited supply available for loan.
Camp Lake State Natural Area Paddle 10:00 am
Camp Lake State Natural Area Paddle @ Discovery Center
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join Naturalist and Author John Bates as we explore Camp Lake and Pines State Natural Area, which features an undisturbed, wild, 37 acre lake set within a lovely pine forest. The extremely clear water of…
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Beavers, Eagles & Wild Rice Oh My! A paddle on Wild Rice Lake 9:00 am
Beavers, Eagles & Wild Rice Oh My! A paddle on Wild Rice Lake @ Discovery Center
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join the Discovery Center’s Water Program Staff for a beautiful canoe trip on Wild Rice Lake where we will observe and learn more about the lake’s inhabitants. The trip will be a relaxing paddle for…
Car Park Concerts 5:00 pm
Car Park Concerts @ Snowflake Building, behind LOL Town Hall
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Different bands each night.
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Discover Historic Traditions and Mysteries of Alder and Wild Rice Lakes by Water
Discover Historic Traditions and Mysteries of Alder and Wild Rice Lakes by Water @ Alder & Wild Rice Lakes
Jul 24 all-day
Join Manitowish Waters Historical Society (MWHS) members Kay Krans and Jim Bokern on a two-hour pontoon tour of Alder and Wild Rice Lakes. This trip will depart from Alder Lake and explore the rich histories…
Wonders of Wildlife: Snowy Owls – Online
Wonders of Wildlife: Snowy Owls – Online @ Discovery Center
Jul 24 all-day
Due to health and safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, this program will be offered online instead of in-person. Snowy owls are captivating birds that are occasional visitors to the Northwoods. Join Naturalist Annie for a fun…
Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Guided Nature Hike @ Discovery Center
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds around pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up into a tree fort! Explore local plant…
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American Legion “BINGO” 6:00 pm
American Legion “BINGO” @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm
American Legion "BINGO" @ American Legion Post 480
It’s Back! BINGO will once again be hosted by American Legion Post 480 every Sunday evening at 6pm throughout the summer. First event is Sunday, May 24th. Fun for the entire family! Our capacity for…
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Yoga By the Lake 9:00 am
Yoga By the Lake @ Sunrise Resort
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am
Moderate flow yoga class hosted outdoors at Sunrise Resort and overlooking Presque Isle Lake. BYO mats, limited supply available for loan.
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Car Park Concerts 5:00 pm
Car Park Concerts @ Snowflake Building, behind LOL Town Hall
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Different bands each night.
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Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Guided Nature Hike @ Discovery Center
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds around pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up into a tree fort! Explore local plant…
“FEARLESS-The Life and Times of a true Northwoods Trapper” 5:00 pm
“FEARLESS-The Life and Times of a true Northwoods Trapper” @ American Legion Post 480
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm
“FEARLESS-THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A TRUE NORTHWOODS TRAPPER” book release party on Friday, July 31 at 5 pm at the American Legion Post 480. Bill Rutherford will be hosting a book release party for…