Three things to do in Central Wisconsin This Weekend: July 9,10,11

jocelyn & chris perform
Photo courtesy of Jocelyn & Chris

MARSHFIELD, WI (OnFocus) – Summer is in full swing and there’s plenty to do in Marshfield and the surrounding areas. Check out our list of things to do this weekend and stick around for the bonus event at the end!

  1. MARSHFIELD PARISH PULL – Friday, July 9 – This longstanding beacon of fun will hit the Central Wisconsin State Fairgrounds in Marshfield after a year off last year. The pulling will begin at 7 p.m. while the gates will officially open at 5 p.m. for spectators. To learn more about this community event check out our event preview.
  2. CLARK COUNTY BLOOMIN’ GREENHOUSE TOUR – Saturday, July 10 – Well over 100,000 of the most beautiful flowers and plants hand potted, nurtured and carefully combined to create more beauty for your home and business than you could imagine! It is all here in the Garden Center Headquarters – Clark County, WI! Get out and enjoy this colossal, breathtaking annual Bloomin’ Greenhouse Tour beginning mid-April through Fall hosted by Clark County Economic Development Corporation & Tourism Bureau. This exciting self-guided tour directs visitors to Clark County’s many exceptional and gorgeous greenhouses & garden centers. Take an adventure into the countryside’s of our county and safely shop in our newly expanded greenhouses to get your piece of beauty and aroma. There is something for everyone – annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, grasses, trees, shrubs, hostas, daylilies, mums, fairy garden supplies, pumpkins, corn mazes, garden art, and so much more! Spring comes to life in Clark County WI – do not miss it! For a brochure call: 715-255-9100, [email protected] or www.clarkcountywi.org.
  3. TASTE N’ GLOW BALLOON FEST – July 9 – 11 – Come and explore the 80 acre grounds at the Trailmates Grass Drag track. Located just west of Wausau, WI at 140914 Stettin Dr. Marathon City, WI 54448. 30 HOT AIR BALLOONS morning and night, Tethered Balloon Rides, Live Bands, Taste of Marathon County featuring local food with local flare, Car Show, Beer Garden, Massive Kites, Crafts and Flea Market, Log Rolling, Badger Dirt Flingers, Bungee Jumping, Bouncing and a tent full of fun for the kids. A laser show too!
    FREE Admission and Parking!!! We are requesting a food pantry item or a $1 donation at the gates to help local nonprofits.
    Please check out www.tastenglow.com for updated information.

BONUS EVENT – JOCELYN AND CHRIS at FORE ROGER FUNDRAISER – As a finale to the 4th Annual Marshfield Insurance “Fore Roger” fundraiser, blues-rock duo Jocelyn & Chris will perform on July 14, 2021 at Hotel Marshfield beginning at 7:00pm. All are welcome to attend the event, even if they are not attending Fore Roger. Admission will be free, with donations encouraged to support the cause. More information can be found here.

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