Free Fishing Weekend events provide great opportunities for people of all ages to give fishing a try. Fish anywhere in Wisconsin without a license or trout stamp on Free Fishing Weekend.
Carthage hosts Family Fun Nights for the community on most Friday evenings during the school year. Families can enjoy fun and educational activities in Hedberg Library, browse the collection in the Center for Children’s Literature, use the library computers, or swim and play basketball in the N. E. Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Memorabilia display from all branches of service covering WWII, Korea, Viet Nam and most recent conflicts.
5 – 9 p.m.
Every First Friday of the month, enjoy Family Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for parents and kids painting on this night. Feel free to bring snacks or beverages. Reservations required.
Plunging will begin at noon.
The Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) Polar Plunge® winter fundraiser is a unique opportunity for brave souls to be “Freezin’ for a Reason”! To support Special Olympics athletes, Plungers leap into icy bodies of water across the state.
Enjoy the 5th annual Jelly Belly carnival! Celebrate summer with carnival rides, midway games and more at Jelly Belly Visitor Center. Enjoy free tours and samples inside the Visitor Center.
1 - 4 p.m.
Come delight in a Victorian Christmas of Olde by touring the former home of Senator Charles Durkee decorated in the 1860’s style for the holiday season by dedicated and talented volunteers.
4 - 8 p.m.
All ghouls and goblins 12 and under are invited to trick-or-treat at participating stores, while supplies last. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Ages 8 and older, enjoy a 400-meter swim, 4-mile spin bike ride and 2.3-mile outdoor run (weather permitting).
Join us for our spring 5K race along the shores of Lake Andrea. Registration cost includes a goodie bag along with an event t-shirt and post-race refreshments. Registration is open to men, women and children of all ages.