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Wausau & Central Wisconsin is your ADVENTURE CENTRAL!

Centrally located near the junction of Hwy 51/39 and Hwy 29, Wausau/Central Wisconsin is easy to find and hard to leave. Surrounded by woods, lakes, and hills, the Wausau area offers the combination of big city amenities with the look and feel of the great North-woods and small town hospitality. Four seasons of outdoor recreation, a thriving arts community, entertaining festivals and events, active nightlife scene, and diverse shopping and dining are just some of the many things to discover in the Wausau area.

Previously named Best Place to Experience the Outdoors by Wisconsin Trails magazine, Wausau/Central Wisconsin offers scenic escapes for the adventurer and competitor in all of us. Come and enjoy the Midwest’s favorite ski vacation destination, Granite Peak Ski Area, discover the scenic beauty of popular spots such as Rib Mountain State Park and Dells of the Eau Claire, or traverse the hundreds of trails and county recreational areas. With options for everyone like snowmobiling, snowboarding, hiking, camping, fishing, kayaking, golfing, and more, Wausau/Central Wisconsin offers the outdoor resources you need.

Ages birth-18 pos. discover the alphabet. Registration required.
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Antique farm equipment show with working demo's, HUGE flea market, equipment displays, food drink, live entertainment
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Over 100 games or bring your own to share! Popcorn is provided. Free.
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Celebrate with music, dance and food of Ireland wth fireworks, morning bike ride and Rugby Match. Entertainment provided by Rince na Chroi School of
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For ages 8-16 and adult learn about the outdoors with activities including shooting, archery, fishing, hunting, trapping, edible plants and more! Free. Registration by
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Part of the Badger State Games
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The Wausau Marathon is an annual event offering runners the option of running a full or half marathon and marathon relay. The course
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All ski shows are FREE to attend and donations are appreciated! You can expect to hear talented announcing, toe tapping music, and skiers of
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Dogs have a pool party once the swim season is over. No dogs under 10 pounds allowed, must have proof of vaccinations. One dog
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$115 for the half day or $200 for the full day. Half day either 9 am-noon or 12:30-3:30 pm. Full day is 9 am-
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Sweet craft!
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Come say hello and check out our new location! Guests will be able to come explore our new offices and meet our staff. Enjoy
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Family Story Time - TUESDAYS - 10:00 am / 30 minutes of stories, songs for all ages accompanied by a guardian. Play & Learn Story
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Ages 3-5 adventure with nature using alphabet as a guide with crafts, activity, and snacks. $4, or $2 for members, accompanying adults free.
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Family Story Time - WEDNESDAYS -10:15 am / 30 minutes of stories, songs for all ages accompanied by a guardian. Play & Learn Story Time
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• Play & Learn Story Time - WEDNESDAYS - 10:00 am / 60 - 90 minutes of story, song, activities for all ages, with Family
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Enjoy racing at State Park Speedway
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Family Story Time - THURSDAYS 10:30 am / 30 minutes of stories, songs for all ages accompanied by a guardian.
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Monday - Friday June 17 through August 30 (NO CAMP JULY 1-5). Center for the Visual Arts/Wausau. Kids do individual & collaborative ar projects
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• Play & Learn Story Time - FRIDAYS - 10:00 am / 60 - 90 minutes of story, song, activities for all ages, with Family
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Join us in the town hall for wine tasting and appetizer sampling. Enjoy a ride to the vineyard and visit with wine makers. Travel
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3.6 mi. north of Fleet Farm on Hwy. K to Hillcrest Dr. West on Hillcrest 1/2 mi. Watch for signs!
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Willow Springs Garden is located 3.6 mi. north of Fleet Farm on Hwy. K to Hillcrest Dr. West on Hillcrest 1/2 mi. Watch for
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With 4 big buildings, over 250 exhibitor spaces, and 32,000 attendees, ART WORLD is the largest arts, crafts, and gift event in Central Wisconsin.
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The Center for the Visual Arts, is a Gallery, Gift Shop and School of Art non-profit working to engage people in the visual arts
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Something is eating our exhibits! Strange things have been happening at the Colossal Fossils Downtown Museum as of late. Mysterious attacks, lurking shadows, and
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This indoor fine arts and crafts show features the work of 120 juried artists, free children's art and craft area and food stands.
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This annual event features 120+ fine artists, juried in 11 media, making for a variety of work for patrons to purchase. Food stands,
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Come and play, learn, and explore as a family in the gardens with a new topic each month including gardening, wildlife, bugs, birds, native
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Ages 3-5 adventure with nature using alphabet, with crafts, activities, and snacks. Runs second and fourth Tuesdays. $4, or $2 members, accompanying adults free.
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Just a quick drive from all corners of Wisconsin, the greater Wausau area is centrally located and loaded with activities for everyone. The combination of big-city amenities, small-town hospitality, and the feel of the Northwoods makes Wausau/Central Wisconsin a great place to take a weekend trip or extended stay. Come and discover our four seasons of outdoor recreation, a thriving arts community, entertaining festivals and events, diverse shopping and dining, and so much more.
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