The 70th Annual Musky Festival presented by Adventure RV and Powersports of Hayward Schedule of Events 

All events, performers & schedule subject to change.

Thursday, June 20

  • 10am – 5pm
    SIDEWALK SALES @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 12:30pm -10pm
    Stipe Carnival Open at the Fuller Building Lot
  • 5pm – 9pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Day $20 each (all ages)

Friday, June 21

  • 9am – 5pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 10am – 6pm
    Handmade Art & Craft Show, Food, Refreshments & Live Entertainment
  • Noon
    Mini Musky Queen Presentation on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage
  • 10am – 6pm
    Caricature Artist near the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage
  • 10am – 6pm
    Speed Ball Throw on Third Street by the Knights of Columbus
  • 10am – 10pm
    Hayward Lions Club Beer and Brat Tents Open
  • 10am – 6pm
    Hayward Lions Club Fishing & Photo Contest Booth Opens
  • 12pm – 10pm
    Stipe Carnival Open at the Fuller Building Lot
  • 12pm – 4pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Day $20 each
  • 1pm
    Watermelon Eating Contest presented by Marketplace Foods
  • 2pm – 5pm
    Live Entertainment
  • 7:30pm Hayward Hawks vs. Osseo Merchants at the Larry Somerville Field
  • 7pm Musky Festival Queen Crowing during live music intermission
  • 6pm – 10pm- FREE Live Music by Larry’s Drifters                                                                                                      

Saturday, June 22

  • 6:30am – 11am
    Sawyer County Dairy Breakfast @ Sawyer County Fairgrounds
  • 9am – 6pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 9am – 6pm
    Handmade Art & Craft Show, Food, Refreshments & Live Entertainment
  • Noon-4pm
    Musky Fest 3rd Annual Car Show
  • 9am – 6pm
    Caricature Artist by the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage
  • 9am – 6pm
    Speed Ball Throw on Third Street by the Knights of Columbus
  • 10am – Midnight
    Hayward Lions Club  Beer and Brat Tents Open
  • 10:00am – 11:30am
    Rod Lundberg Games – presented by Northwest Connection Family Resource Center and Peoples Bank Midwest at Peoples Bank Green Lot
  • 12 Noon
    Dairy Queen Dilly Bar Eating Contest
  • 12noon – Midnight
    Carnival Open at the Fuller Building Lot
  • 12pm – 4pm 
    Carnival Wrist Band Day, all ages $20 each
  • 12pm – 4pm
    “Learn to Fish” @ Shue’s Pond with DNR (no license required)
  • 3pm -6 pm- Live Music by Sean and Ian Okamoto
  • 2pm
    Hula Hoop Contest
  • 6pm
    Lions Fishing Contest Winner Announcement
  • 7:30pm Hayward Hawks vs Haugen Knights – Larry Somerville Field
  • 9pm – Midnight- FREE Live Music by Steve Beguhn, former American Idol Contestant 

Sunday, June 23

  • 8:30am
    Musky Fest 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run- Presented by the Hayward Area Memorial Hospital and Water’s Edge/Hidden Bay Graphics
  • 9am – 12pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 10am – 4pm
    Hayward Lions Club Beer and Brat Tents Open
  • 10am – 4pm
    Food Concessions on Main Street Open
  • 10:30am
    Cal Johnson Casting Contest sponsored by Indian Trail Resort – Main Street
  • Noon – 5pm
    Carnival Open at the Fuller Building Lot
  • 1:00pm
    70th Annual Musky Festival Grand Parade
    Presented by: Hayward Community Credit Union
    Parade Route: Main Street to Second Street to Dakota Ave
    Register a float or nominate the 2019 Parade Grand Marshal at www.muskyfest.com/grand-parade