COMMUNITY INFO & EVENTS
Rice Lake has many attractions and activities you can attend. They are the host of the Rice Lake Aquafest that takes place in mid-June and offers music in the park every Thursday at 7 pm. Other attractions consist of Skate City, Lake 7 Movie Theatre, Rice Lake Speedway, and area golf courses. For outdoor activities Rice Lake is in the center of many area lakes for fishing and fun, cross country ski trails, and ATV trails. If you looking for a good restaurant check out some of the local favorites including Lehman’s, Drags, Thyme Worn Treasures, Adventures, and Applebee’s.
Cameron is a great family community famous for their school district, offers many parks, campgrounds, resorts, and is assessable to many local lakes. If you get hungry check out the Cameron House, R Bar, or Crossroads Café.
Chetek is known for the Chain of Lakes and offer many resorts and campgrounds! Home of the Hydroflights every Thursday & Sunday through the summer months, Chetek also has Stardust drive in movie theatre, a farmers market on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and many good places to eat including Gilligan’s, Northwood’s Drive-In, Red’s, and Pokegama!
Barron offers attractions outdoor as well as outdoor. In the summer you can visit the Municipal Pool open daily 11:30 to 7 and Rolling Oaks the local golf course. In the winter months or on a rainy day you can try the Barron Area Community Center that offers a gym, workout center, running track, pool sauna, and hot tub or the Ice Arena for ice skating fun along with an indoor archery range. If you are hungry after all of your activities you can visit 2 dining spots Barron is known for, Susie’s Café and Uptown Pizzeria!
If you looking for outdoor activities Birchwood is the place to go! Not only does Birchwood offer camping, golfing, lakes, and rivers for beach fun or other water activities, you are able to access most of the local dining establishments right off of the exquisite ATV/snowmobile trails. Local restaurants include but are not limited to Paul’s Pizza Den, Birchwood Café, Chit Chat Resort, and Shannon’s Trailside.
Spooner, home of the famous Spooner Rodeo that is put on in early July, offers other activities include Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary, Railroad Memories and Wisconsin Heritage Canoe Museums.
Shell Lake offers many recreation activities as they are most famous for their beach and the Lakefront Pavilion. They also have camping, fishing, and atving with great scenic views. You can also visit the Monarch Butterfly Habitat, The Wood Carving Museum, and Theatre in the woods. Don’t forget to check out Track Bar and Family Dining, Becky’s Food and Grill, and Peggy’s Place for great dining!