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2018 Winter Area Calendar of Events

January 6: One Day Ice Fishing Tournament (Bass & Northern) Sponsored by Pat’s Landing
January 16: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of Friends  4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

February 3: Flambeau State Forest Candlelight Ski at the Flambeau Hills Trailhead off Hwy W  6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
February 3 & 4: Freeze Your Buns Off Crappie Ice Fishing Tournament • Deerfoot Lodge & Resort  715-462-3328
February 10: Beissel’s Big Boyz Toyz Vintage Snowmobile Ride at Winter Huskies Snowmobile Groomer Shed 10 a.m.
February 20: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of  Friends   4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
February 24: Winter Huskies Snowmobile Club Fishery and Radar Runs,  MK’s Rustic Inn: Fishing Contest at 7 a.m.  Radar Runs at 11 a.m.

March 3: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Ice Fishing Contest at MK’s Rustic Inn on Lake Winter
March 9-11: WI Women Fish Crappie Weekend at Deerfoot Lodge  715-462-3328 •
March 10: Patti’s on 70 Wild Game Feed 2p.m. to 7 p.m.
March 20: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, Harvest of Friends
March 24: Draper Cabin Fever Reliever – Draper Town Hall
March 24: Winter Area Lions Club Annual Spaghetti Feed at Winter Fire Hall ~ 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m
March 31: Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Winter School, sponsored by the Winter Warrior PTO & The Sawyer County Gazette  10 a.m.

April 16: FREE Community Dinner at Winter Fire Hall, sponsored by Harvest of Friends
April 21: Winter Garden Club Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show at The Wannigan.
April 26, 27 & 28: Winter Greenhouse Bareroot Sale – Season Opener
25% off all bareroot stock – Refreshments served • Now open:  8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. • 7 days a week.

May 4 & 5: St. Peter’s Church Spring Rummage Sale • Winter
May 5: Annual Winter Volunteer Fire Department Smelt Fry at the Winter Fire Department Hall.
May 5: Draper Community Club Derby Day
May 11-13: 34th 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 •

May 12 & 13: Winter Greenhouse Mother’s Day Sale 8:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m both days. Special sales for Mom.
May 19: Winter Greenhouse Customer Appreciation Sale -8:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. Special Sales & Hor Dourves

May 19: 4-Wheelin’ Warriors Spring Ride • Rum Shack- time to be announced later
May 26, 27, & 28: Winter Greenhouse Memorial Day Weekend Sale 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. NOW is the time to plant your flower beds and veggie garden! Great selection of edibles. Bring your family along.
May 26: Winter Public Library Annual Book Sale

May 26:  Annual Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Faire Main Street, Winter and the Annual Winter Area Lions Car Show at Winter School parking lot.  2018 Spring Fling Vendor Registration Form

June 1: Winter Public Library Annual Comprehensive Summer Reading Program Begins- Toddlers-12th Grade
June 1-3: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Armed Forces FishFest check-in at Doc Smith Park
June 2: Annual Northern Tournament, 4 Wheelin’ Warriors ATV Club at the Fishtrap Cove Resort, Winter. 8 a.m.
June 8-10: 35th Annual Last Frontier Musky Tournament
June 9 & 10: Winter Greenhouse Miniature Garden Party   8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Fairy garden workshop   • Cost is $10 plus materials • 11am both days. Refreshments and special sales. Please RSVP on the Winter Greenhouse website in advance for workshops.
June 9: Tuscobia Trails ATV Club Spring Ride
June 16: Winter Lakes Alliance Kids Fishing Tournament, Flats area on Railroad Street/Lake Winter Road  10 a.m. – Noon
June 20: Winter Greenhouse Girl’s Night Out, Refreshments  – Activities to be announced  – RSVP
June 24: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Senior Day Pontoon Ride and Chicken Dinner Feed at
Fishtrap Cove • 715-266-5953  Noon

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.   
2017 July Jubilee Vendor Registration Form             2017 July Jubilee Parade Registration Form
July 28: Annual Minnow Races – The Rum Shack

August 11: Ojibwa Annual Canoe Race starting at The Wannigan
August 11: Annual Winter Area Rummage Rama:  Community Wide Garage Sale Event Sponsored
by the Sawyer County Gazette

August 17, 18 & 19: Radisson Annual Harvest Fest in Radisson
August 26: Southern Sawyer County Sports Club Senior Day Pontoon Ride & Chicken Dinner at MK’s Rustic Inn
(715) 266-2171. Noon
August 30, September 1 & 2: Exeland Trout Festival

September 1: Tuscobia Trails ATV Club Labor Day Event at TT Clubhouse
September 2: 4-Wheelin’ Warriors ATV Club Let’s Ride Event – Loretta Steakhouse 715-266-2211
Sept 2 & 3: Winter Greenhouse Fall Flavours •  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Enjoy a healthy and delicious green lunch from 12 – 1 pm – $5 per person. Share your harvest bounty. ‘Salsa Sampler’ contest. Learn to make craft beer. Mums, special fall sales, refreshments all weekend
September 2: Draper American Legion Annual Turkey Shoot at Legion Hall in Draper.
September 6-8: Lake Chippewa Flowage Musky Hunt
September 14-16: Last Frontier Fall Musky Tournament- Bucktail Lodge
September 15: Winter Area Lions Club Septemberfest Beer and Wine Tasting Event at Patti’s on 70, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
September 29: 4-Wheelin’ Warriors ATV Club Fall Ride – The Rum Shack
September 27-29: 3rd Annual Treeland Premier Fly Fishing Championships • 715-462-3874

October 6: Tuscobia Trails ATV Club Fall Ride
October 12 & 13: St Peter’s Church Fall Rummage Sale • Winter
October 15: Winter Greenhouse Closes for the Season.

November 24: Homespun Holidays Arts & Crafts Show at Winter School & the Annual Cookie Walk at the First Presbyterian Church in Winter.   Homespun Registration form 2018

December 20: Winter Public Library Patron Appreciation Day