Events & Schedule

69th Annual Musky Festival, 2018 Schedule of Events
All events, performers & schedule subject to change.

Thursday, June 21

  • 10am – 5pm
    SIDEWALK SALES @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 3pm -10pm
    Carnival Open
  • 5pm – 9pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Day, New Location– Fuller Building Lot-   all ages $20 each

 

Friday, June 22

  • 10am – 6pm
    Arts & Crafts Show, Food, Refreshments & Live Entertainment
  • 10am – 5pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 10:45 Seven Winds Casino Main Stage -Native American Dancers
  • Noon-1:00
    Musky Queen Crowning Ceremony- Seven Winds Casino Main Stage
  • 10am – 6pm
    Face Painting – by Seven Winds Casino Main Stage
  • 10am – 6pm
    Speed Ball Throw
  • 10am – Midnight
    Lions Beer/Brat Tents Open
  • 10am – 6pm
    Hayward Lions Fishing & Photo Contest Booth Opens
  • 12pm – 10pm
    Carnival Open @ Fuller Building Lot
  • 12pm – 4pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Day $20 each
  • 11:30am-1:30pm –
  • 1PM Watermelon eating contest-Sponsored by Marketplace
  • 2pm – 6pm
    Live Music – Goon Squad Entertainment
  • 7:30 pm  Hayward Hawks vs  River Falls Fighting Fish – Larry Somerville Field
  • 8pm – Midnight-Ali and the Scoundrels                                                                                                       

Saturday, June 23

  • 6:30am – 11am
    Sawyer County Dairy Breakfast @ Sawyer County Fairgrounds
  • Noon-4pm

         Musky Fest Car Show- Visitor Center Parking Lot

  • 9am – 6pm
    Arts & Crafts, Food, Refreshments & Live Entertainment
  • 9am – 6pm Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 9am – 6pm
    Face Painting by Main Stage
  • 9am – 6pm
    Speed Ball Throw
  • 10am – Midnight
    Lions  Beer / Brat Tents Open
  • 10:30am- Stand up- Sit Down- A Game for all ages- Presented by McDonald’s
     @ The Seven Winds Casino Main Stage
  • 10:00am – 11:30am
    Rod Lundberg Games – presented by Northwest Connection Family Resource Center and People’s Bank Midwest
    at People’s Bank Green Lot
  • 12 Noon
    Dairy Queen Eating Contest
  • 12noon – Midnight
    Carnival open @ Fuller Building Lot
  • 12noon – 4pm
    “Learn to Fish” @ Shue’s Pond with DNR (no license required)
  • 12pm – 4:00pm 
    Carnival Wrist Band Day, all ages $20 each
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  • 3pm -6 pm
    Live Music – Main Stage -Larry’s Drifter’s- Presented by: Patriot Thrift Store
  • 2pm
    Hula Hoop Contest –  Seven Winds Casino Main Stage
  • 6pm
    Lions Fishing Contest Winner Annoucements and $100,000 Family Fishing Spectacular Winner (if applicable) -Seven Winds Casino Main Stage
  • 7:30 pm Hayward Hawks vs Minong Ravens – Larry Somerville Field
  • 7:30pm
    Beach Party gates open
  • 8pm – Midnight- Pirates, Guitars and Beachfront Bars- with special guest Mn Jack Sparrow   

Sunday, June 24

  • 8:30am
    Musky Fest 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run- Presented by the Hayward Area Memorial Hospital and Water’s Edge/ Hidden Bay Graphics
  • 10am – 12pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 10am – 4pm
    Lions  Beer / 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 Opens @ Fuller Lot
  • 1:00pm
    69th Annual Musky Festival Grand Parade
    Presented by: Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce and Hayward Community Credit Union
    Parade Route: Main Street to Second Street to Dakota Ave
    2018 Parade Grand Marshall is Mark Simono!!!!

2018 Presenting Sponsors include:

 

 

2018 Musky Festival Platinum Sponsors include: