Here are the Oconto County Events for the month of August 2013. Among my favorites; and some of the favorites of my guests are the Annual Lakes Country Arts and Craft Show in Lakewood; and I have folks that come from near and far for the Testicle Festival in Breed. Have fun in August in Oconto County.

August 3rd Presbyterian Church BBQ in LAKEWOOD

Lunch starts at 11:00 am and goes till 2:00 pm.  Contact Shirley Robe 715-276-7455


August 3rd Annual Lakes Country Arts & Crafts Show in LAKEWOOD

263 booths occupied by 175 crafters offering original work.  This event is free with parking.  Arts and Crafts Show is located at Lakewood Town Hall & Activity Center.  No pets allowed at event.  Sponsored by McCaslin Lions 715-276-3956


August 9th Gillett Sportsman’s Club Annual Corn Roast in GILLETT

4pm-till 12:00pm

Zippel Park (145 N. McKenzie Street) Gillett, WI 54124

Contact # 920-855-6363

Band: Class Act (7pm-midnight)


Raffle tickets available at the gate $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00 **need not to be present to win** (raffle tickets not valid for corn tent)

1st: Weatherby Upland 20 ga shotgun or cash value

2nd: Rossi45/410 combo pistol or cash value

3rd: Octagon Wood Stained Picnic Table & Umbrella

4th: Gillett Shopping Spree ($100 to any local business)

5th: $75.00 Gillett Shopping Certificate

6th: $50.00 cash

7th-10th: $25.00 cash

Drawing at 9:00 pm at the beer stand


August 17th Testicle Festival in BREED

Free sweet corn and testicles for more information phone number 920-842-2334 contact Mitch


August 17th Open Bass Fishing Tournament in TOWNSEND

Located at the Townsend Flowage at Markuby’s boat landing.  Contact Terri at 715-276-1514


August 17th 4H Youth Horse Show in GILLETT

Located at Zippel Park (County Fair Grounds) at 8:30 am.  Contact Paula at 920-834-6845


August 18th St. Mary’s Church Annual Picnic in LAKEWOOD

Polka Mass is at 10:00 am and silent auction.  Contact St. Mary’s Church 715-276-7364