Festival roundup 8/18/16

posted Aug. 18, 2016 12:00 a.m. | updated Aug. 18, 2016 9:30 a.m. (CDT)
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  • Pepper fest

The following festivals and community events are scheduled in west-central Wisconsin this weekend. To submit information for the list, email julian.emerson@ecpc.com.

Thursday through Sunday —

Whitehall: Beef and Dairy Days; gift and craft sale 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Running of the Beef 5K run and 3K run/​walk 8:45 a.m. Saturday, grand parade 1 p.m. Sunday. Whitehallwichamber.com.

Friday through Saturday —

Neillsville: Motorcycle Ride to Remember, The Highground; opening ceremony 5:30 p.m. Friday, breakfast 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, registration for guided rides 10 a.m. Saturday, guided rides 11 a.m. Saturday. Thehighground.org, 715-743-4224.

Friday through Sunday —

Mondovi: Buffalo River Valley Bluegrass Gospel Festival; Seeger boys 9 p.m. Friday, River City Ramblers 1 p.m. Saturday, King’s Countrymen 11:05 a.m. Sunday. Schultzfam92.wix.com/​festival.

Friday through Sunday —

Pepper Festival; North Hudson: fest.org.kids fishing contest 5 p.m. to dusk Friday, all day Saturday and dawn to noon Sunday, championship hot pepper eating contest 5:30 p.m. Saturday, royalty coronation 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pepper

Friday through Sunday —

Boyceville: Cucumber Fest; pirate show 7:30 p.m. Friday, pickle eating contest 2 p.m. Saturday, grand parade 1 p.m. Sunday. Boycevillewi.com/​Events.htm, 715-643-2739.