Community Events

TBD – Townwide Garage Sale

4th of July Fireworks Display and Open Pit Barbeque Dinner – July 8, 2017

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 22, 23 and 24, 2017

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.

Visit scarecrowfest.org for more information and entry forms.