Events & Sponsorships

Dairyfest

DAIRYFEST EVENT NEWS UPDATE:  April 21, 2020

Given the extension of the “Safer at Home” Order until May 26, the Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MACCI) will be RESCHEDULING Dairyfest from the original dates of May 29-30-31. MACCI has identified new date options and is working on finalizing events details that will comply with social gathering rules, before officially announcing the new date. Please continue to monitor MACCI communications for the announcement of the new date.

We look forward to honoring our Dairy industry with our Marshfield area neighbors. Please plan to join us as we celebrate “Dairy Strong”.

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Dairyfest is an annual community festival honoring the agricultural industry.  This event is typically held on the first weekend after Memorial Day; however, for with the Safer at Home executive order in place, we are rescheduling activities.  Below is a tentative list of activities that are may happen at this year’s event.  Our theme for 2020 is #DairyStrong.

Event Details:

Once finalized, our Dairyfest Event Brochure will include all of the activities that taking place during the event weekend.

Friday Events:

5:30 am – 9:30 am:  Dairyfest Mayor’s Breakfast located at Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, Expo Building
(Tickets: $7 per person, ages 6 & Under are free)
5:00 pm – 8:30 pm:  Picnic in the Park at Columbia Park
6:30 pm – 10:30 pm:  USA Sanctioned Men’s & Coed Softball Tournaments at Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds – TENTATIVE
At Dusk:  Movie in the Park at Columbia Park

Saturday Events:

7:00 am: 29th Annual YMCA Cheese Chase starting at Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds – CANCELLED
8:00 am – 4:00 pm:  Marshfield Lion’s Club Kids Fishing Contest at Wildwood Park Upper Pond – TENTATIVE
9:00 am – 10:00 pm:  USA Sanctioned Men’s & Coed Softball Tournaments at Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds – TENTATIVE
10:00 am – 3:00 pm:  North Wood County Historical Society 41st Annual Pie & Ice Cream Social at Upham Mansion – TENTATIVE
11:00 am:  Dairyfest Parade, downtown Marshfield (Dairyfest Parade Application will be available, if activity is possible) – TENTATIVE
12:00 pm – 6 pm:  Central City Fun Day at Wenzel Family Plaza, downtown Marshfield
1:00 pm – Midnight:  Outdoor Dairyfest Beer Garden at Nutz Deep II – TENTATIVE
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm:  Music in the Plaza at Wenzel Family Plaza – TENTATIVE

Sunday Events:

8:00 am:  13th Annual Dairyfest Fling Disc Golf Tournament at Braem Park and North Wood County Park disc golf courses – TENTATIVE
9:00 am – 4:00 pm:  USA Sanctioned Men’s & Coed Softball Tournaments at Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds – TENTATIVE