Community Events

Easter Egg Hunt – March 31, 2018

This year’s Easter Egg Hunt will take place at Lions’ Park at 1 pm sharp.

Townwide Garage Sale – June 9, 2018

Every year the 2nd weekend in June, Wanatah will host a Townwide Garage Sale. Check back frequently for details.

4th of July Fireworks Display and Open Pit Barbeque Dinner – July 7, 2018

A joint project between the Chamber of Commerce and the Koselke-Mayfield post of the American Legion in Wanatah, this event features a variety of activities the whole family can enjoy. It starts in the afternoon with the Hawg Creek Duck race and an Open Pit BBQ Dinner. Following the fireworks display at dusk, there is a dance in the Legion hall for those over 21. Held the first Saturday after the 4th of July.

Scarecrow Festival – September 21, 22 and 23, 2018

This fun-filled family event continues to grow and attract new visitors and vendors. It runs from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon on the last weekend of September and features arts and crafts, rides for children, a pork chop dinner, fish fry and pancake breakfast, a parade, scarecrow sculpting, fun runs for children and adults, queen and cutest baby contests, music and variety acts, a car show, community merchant drawings and more.

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