Events & Sponsorships

Dairy Strong 2020

The Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MACCI) is pleased to announce that Dairyfest’s “Dairy Strong” will be celebrated July 12 – 18, 2020. “Dairy Strong” kicks off with a week-long event celebrating our area’s strength in the dairy industry. 

With public safety at the forefront, this community tradition will take on a new look for 2020. All activities were planned with adherence to public health guidelines and participants safety in mind. This included working with the Wood County Health Department to help implement safety measures.

Brochures are available at the Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry listing activities for everyone to safely enjoy.

Dairy Strong T-shirts are now on sale. Cost is $10, per shirt and available in adult sizes (S, M, L, XL, XXL, & XXXL). Click here to order.

If you have any questions please contact MACCI at 715-384-3454.

Event Details:

nday, July 12: Dairy Strong Breakfast, from 8 am – 12 pm at Marshfield Eagles Club (1101 S. Oak Ave., Marshfield)
Takeout options are available along with socially distanced indoor seating. 
Menu: Pancakes with maple syrup, scrambled eggs, scrambled eggs with ham & cheese, sausage links, applesauce, fresh cheese curds, assorted muffins and ice cream. Coffee, milk and juice will also be available. Cost to attend is $7.00, kids 4 & under are free. A commemorative coffee cup will be given to paying adult ticket holders.

From Monday, July 13 through Friday, July 17:
Special events and recognition of our area’s dairy strengths will be highlighted on MACCI’s Facebook page and website.

Friday, July 17: Food Truck Friday.
Food trucks will be located throughout the community during the day and early evening. The following are confirmed vendors and their locations:

Festival Foods: Razor J Concessions
Dickman’s Auto: Munch A Bunch
Pick ‘N Save: Barnyard Burgers
Hillers True Value: Horse’n Around

Visit MACCI’s Facebook event page for more information including menus and takeout information.

Saturday, July 18: Reverse Parade, Entertainment, Disc Golf, Drive-in Movie, & Food Trucks 
Activities will include a REVERSE parade, from 10 am – Noon. Individuals and families can drive, bike, or walk to participating businesses, view their displays, pickup goodies, and learn about the businesses and organizations in Marshfield. Participants are asked to stay in their vehicles, and bikers and walkers are asked to maintain social distance. A listing of participating organizations will be included in your parade bag.

Parade bags will be distributed at the Central WI State Fairgrounds north parking lot beginning at 9:45 am. Return to the Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds by 1 pm with your parade game card to be eligible for prize drawings at 3 pm.

Saturday afternoon will feature family entertainment starting at 1 pm through 3 pm. At dusk on Saturday evening, MACCI’s family-friendly Drive-in Movie Night will be presented by Prevail Bank. Movie treat bags are sponsored by Aster Assisted Living. The featured movie is Frozen II.

Food Trucks will be vending at the Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds starting at 10 am and throughout the day.

13th Annual Dairyfest Fling Disc Golf Tournament at Braem Park and North Wood County Park disc golf courses. Register at Wausau Area Disc Golf Enthusiasts event page. Download form and mail along with fee to: Jacob Ford, 7121 County Rd A., Arpin WI 54410.

MACCI Staff promoting celebrating Dairy Strong. Pictured L-R: (In front) Karen Olson, Karen Isaacson, and Jessica Roehl; (in back) Debbie Bauer and Scott Larson.