Event Calendar

Events in the next 3 days

  1. EAA AirVenture

    Oshkosh, WI Jul 24 - Jul 30

    This huge Experimental Aircraft Association festival includes air shows, fireworks, big-name concerts, children's activities, workshops, exhibits and rides in historic aircraft.

    Reserve lodgings early; it fills rooms within a 60-mile radius.

  2. Waterama

    Glenwood, MN Jul 25 - Jul 30

    This festival on the shores of Lake Minnewaska is famous for its lighted pontoon parade, followed by fireworks. On Sunday, there's a parade on land, followed by a water-ski show.

  3. Grant Park Music Festival

    Chicago, IL Jul 25 - Jul 29

    Professional musicians, many of them world-famous, offer free classical concerts in Millennium Park's beautiful Pritzker Pavilion.

  4. Nordic Fest

    Decorah, IA Jul 27 - Jul 29

    It's the 51st year of this friendly, authentic, very fun and very large festival of Scandinavian culture. The parade, one of the region's best, is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

  5. Sweet Corn Days

    Elkader, IA Jul 27 - Jul 29

    In addition to free sweet corn, there will be Friday fireworks, a doughnut-hole eating contest, a kiddie tractor pull, carnival rides and a parade Saturday.

  6. Burning Cow Music Festival

    Sturgeon Bay, WI Jul 27 - Jul 29

    This third annual fest features emerging and established rock, bluegrass and alt country bands. There's on-site camping.