BW 5.jpeg

Bluegill Festival 2022

Bluegill Festival is back for 2022! Grab your family and friends and head on over to Birchwood for the best block party in Northwestern Wisconsin!

Come out and enjoy, music, crafts, food, parade, and celebrating our amazing community! Scroll below for a list of events going on all weekend and a daily weekend schedule!

bwlions.jpeg
bw-bg.png

Bluegill Festival Medallion Hunt

July 13th - Until Found

The Medallion Hunt begins July 13th,
and continues until it is found.

The finder of the medallion is awarded $75 to those wearing a 2022 Bluegill Button, and $25 if not wearing it. (Best to get a button!) Clues will be posted daily at Gary’s Grocery.

If you find the medallion, congrats, and bring the medallion into Gary’s Grocery, fill out a finders card and leave it at Gary’s Grocery. 

Baseball Bats

 MEN’S SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT 

July 15th-17th

Schedule: ​

  • Friday, 4pm - dark
     

  • Saturday, 7am - dark
     

  • Sunday, 8am with afternoon championship 

Bluegill 2022 Buttons & Pins

On Sale at Dairy State Bank!

Get your collectors buttons and pins!

Buttons are for sale at Dairy State Bank for $5 each. Queen candidates will also sell buttons. Purchase as many as you'd like for a chance to win 1 of 3 cash prizes. Drawing will be held immediately after Sunday's parade. Need not be present to win. 

217540198_1672508952942839_2675009793842674469_n_edited_edited.jpg

Craft Market

Saturday, July 16th  |  10am-3pm

Get Crafty!

Browse from a series of vendors and artisans selling a variety of goods!

Craft Show will be held at Paul's Pizza Den in the front patio area. Follow signs for parking. 

Interested in being a vendor? Click Here

parade.png

Sunday, July 17th

Grab a spot along Main St. for Birchwood's very own Bluegill Parade. 

The parade starts at 1pm along Main St. 

Interested in being in the parade? Click Here

Schedule of Events

 

Friday, July 15th

4:30pm

Music by TBD

4:30pm

Lion's Beer Garden Open, 21+, ID's checked and required

5:00pm

Lions food opens with the annual fish fry (sold per plate). Regular menu available after fish fry.

7:00pm

Mouse Game

8:30pm

Bluegill Queen candidates & Little Miss Birchwood introduction & coronation of Queen and her Court

9:00pm - 1:00am

Music by County Line

Saturday, July 16th

7am - Noon

Pancake breakfast at American Legion Post 379. Hosted by the Color Guard

8:00am - 11:00am

Bake Sale at Village Hall

8:15am

Kids Fun Run 1/5 Mile (Starting Place TBD)

9:00am - 2:00pm

Book Sale at the Senior Center

10:00am

Lion's Beer Garden Open, 21+, ID's checked and required

10:00am - 3pm

Craft Market at Paul's Pizza Den Parking Lot

10:00am

Beanbag registration on Main St.

11:00am

Beanbag Tournament

11:00am

Lions Food Tent Opens

11:00am

Pie & Ice Cream Social at Village Hall

11:00am - 4:00pm

Historical Morey House & Log Museum open -- Donations appreciated

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Princess Camp (near Lions Food Tent)

1:00pm - 3:00pm

KID-FEST behind Dairy State Bank

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Princess Camp - Near Lions Food Tent

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Music by The Smokin Lions

4:30pm - 8:30pm

Music by the Ember

6:00pm

Outdoor Mass at St. John’s Catholic (Main St., Birchwood)

7:00pm

Mouse Game

9:00pm - 1:00am

Music by Divided Highway

Schedule subject to change

Sunday, July 17th

10:00am

Lion's Beer Garden Open, 21+, ID's checked and required

10:30am

Registration Doubles Horseshoe Tourney (behind Log Museum)

11:00am

Doubles Horseshoe Tourney (bring a partner)

11:00am

Historical Morey House & Log Museum open -- Donations appreciated

11:00am

St. John's Indoor Mass

11:00am

Doubles Horseshoe Tournament - Bring a partner

11:00am - 2:00pm

Lions Food Tent Opens

1:00pm

Grand Parade on Main St.

8:30am & 10:00am

Outdoor & Indoor services at Trinity Lutheran, Birchwood

After the Parade

Tour the Birchwood Fire Department -- Open House with Raffle Drawing

After the parade

Bluegill Pin Cash Raffle Drawing
bluegill.jpeg

#bluegillfest

Tag us in your photos by using #bluegillfest

We'll showcase them on our page!