Upcoming Events

Next WACC Meeting: May 19, at 3pm,
Sawyer County Gazette Office


January 16: Dantzman Memorial Ride at the Wannigan, Winter Huskies Snowmobile Club
January 19: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of Friends  4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
January 31: All Women Ice Fishing Fundraiser on Moore’s Bay/Chippewa Flowage. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For info contact Deer Run Resort: 715-462-3276


February 6: Draper Cabin Fever Reliever at Draper Town Hall, Draper Community Club 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
February 6: Flambeau State Forest Candlelight Ski
at the Flambeau Hills Trailhead off Hwy W  6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
February 13: Vintage Snowmobile Ride at Winter Huskies Snowmobile Groomer Shed 10 a.m.
February 16: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of Friends   4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
February 20: Annual Fish Fest at Fishtrap Lake, Winter Huskies Snowmobile Club  Fishing: 7 a.m. Raffles: Noon
February 27: The 18th Annual Flambeau Forest Inn Fish Fest on Connors Lake (715) 332-5405  7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.


March 5: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Ice Fishing Contest at MK’s Rustic Inn on Lake Winter
March 15: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of Friends
March 19: Winter Area Lions Club Annual Spaghetti Feed at The Wannigan ~ 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
March 26: Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Winter School, sponsored by the PTO & the Sawyer County Gazette  10 a.m.


April 19: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, sponsored by Harvest of Friends
April 16: Winter Garden Club Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show at The Wannigan.
April 28, 29 & 30: Winter Greenhouse Bareroot Sale – Season Opener
25% Off All Bareroot Nursery Stock Door Prizes & Refreshments 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 7 days a week
April 30: Winter Archery Club Spring Banquet, at the Wannigan  Doors open at 5 p.m.


May 7: Annual Winter Volunteer Fire Department Smelt Fry at the Winter Fire Department Hall.
May 7 & 8: Winter Greenhouse Mother’s Day Sale 8:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. Both Days
Special Sales for Mom… 10% off Hanging Baskets & 20% off Mother’s Day Planters and Blooming Roses
May 12-15: 32nd Annual Treeland Challenge Walleye and Bass Catch & Release Tournament on the Chippewa Flowage, For tournament rules and registration information contact Treeland Resort: 715-462-3874 • http://www.treelandresorts.com
May 14: Winter Greenhouse Customer Appreciation Day Special Sales Free Lunch, Music, Door Prizes & Refreshments
May 14: Winter Archery Club Kids’ Day: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Archery Club on Lagoon Rd.
May 28, 29, & 30: Winter Greenhouse Memorial Day Weekend Sale 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. FREE Pollinator Plant with each Purchase (FreeBEE)
May 28:  Annual Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Faire Main Street, Winter and the Annual Winter Area Lions Car Show at Winter School parking lot. 2016 Spring Fling Vendor Registration Form


June 3-5: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Armed Forces FishFest check-in at Doc Smith Park
June 4: Annual Northern Tournament, 4 Wheelin’ Warriors ATV Club at the Fishtrap Cove Resort, Winter. 8 a.m.
June 5: Old Man Bob Car Show at The Wannigan, Winter. (715) 266-5141.
June 11 & 12: 33rd Annual Last Frontier Musky Tournament
June 11 & 12: Winter Greenhouse Miniature Garden Party 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Both Days
“Tiny Treasures” Fairy Garden Workshop, 11 a.m. both days ($10 plus materials) Please register in advance) Refreshments, Special Sales
June 18: Winter Lakes Alliance Kids Fishing Tournament, Flats area on Railroad Street/Lake Winter Road  10 a.m. – Noon
June 18 & 19: Winter Greenhouse Father’s Day Weekend, FREE Tree Sapling for the first 25 purchases each day, FREE seminar at 11 a.m. both days “Small Fruits, Big Benefits.”
June 22: Winter Greenhouse Girl’s Night Out, Refreshments  Activities to be announced  RSVP 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
June 26: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Senior Day Pontoon Ride and Chicken Dinner Feed at Fishtrap Cove.


July 4:  July Jubilee Event: Main Street Parade, Food, Fun, Fireworks & Games at Doc Smith Park sponsored by the Winter Area Chamber of Commerce.
SSCSC Chicken Dinner & Cash Raffle at Doc Smith Park and Annual Barbeque Rib Dinner at the Tuscobia ATV Clubhouse next to Doc Smith Park.

July 30 & 31: Winter Greenhouse Summer Color 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Both Days
Guided Garden Tours • FREE Pollinator plant with every purchase • FREE Seminar at 1 p.m. both days “Attracting Pollinators to your Garden.”


August 13: Ojibwa Annual Canoe Race starting at The Wannigan & the Annual Winter Area Community Rummage Rama
August 19, 20 & 21: Radisson Annual Harvest Fest in Radisson
August 21: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Senior Day at MK’s Rustic Inn (715) 266-2171.


September 2, 3 & 4: Exeland Trout Festival
September 3: ATV Pull and Swap Meet, Tuscobia ATV Club at Doc Smith Park
Sept 3 & 4: Winter Greenhouse Autumn Splendor 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Both Days
Mums, Special Fall Sales, Refreshments • FREE Seminar “Fall Color and Winter Interest” 1 pm both days
September 4: Draper American Legion Annual Turkey Shoot at Legion Hall in Draper.
September 17: Winter Area Lions Club Septemberfest Beer and Wine Tasting Event at The Wannigan, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

September 19:

The Winter Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors extends an invitation to all members, guests and prospective members to attend the Winter Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Dinner & Meeting


6:00 p.m. – Social Hour  /  7:00 p.m. – Dinner & Meeting


October 6-8: 1st Annual Treeland Premier Musky Fly Fishing Championship on the Chippewa Flowage, For tournament rules and registration information contact Treeland Resort: 715-462-3874 • http://www.treelandresorts.com
October 15:Winter Greenhouse Closes for the Season.
October 31: Annual Halloween Costume Parties at: Flambeau Forest Inn, Johansens, Patti’s on 70, Bottoms Up, Bucktail Lodge.


November 26: Hunter Dinner Flambeau Forest Inn. (715) 332-5405
November 26: Homespun Holidays Arts & Crafts Show at Winter School & the Annual Cookie Walk at the First Presbyterian Church in Winter.

Homespun Registration form 2016


Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!