WHAT: The 5th Annual Wabeno Art & Music Fest (WAM Fest) is set for Saturday, August 3rd featuring live music, fine art sales, “plein air” competition, “arty” activities for kids, a dozen folk art demonstrations, unique and traditional-festival food, drink, art and 50-50 raffles and more. The event runs from Noon to 10 p.m. in historic downtown Wabeno, Highway 32 in Forest County, Wisconsin.
Local historical folk music and folk art will continue its second year as a new component of the festival. Folk Art Information Sheet & Application Form.
WHEN: Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 — Noon – 10:00PM
WHERE: Wabeno, Wisconsin. Music performances will be held at the Wabeno Band Shell. From noon to 5pm, the Folk and Traditional artists and folk art vendors will be set up across the street from the band shell on the first block of Oconto Drive, which will be closed to traffic. Folk and traditional art workshops, puppet show, and finger weaver/storyteller will be in a business also across the street from the band shell. On the green in front of the Logging Museum there will be a food & drink concession. Several locations along North Branch Street (Hwy 32) will be open, including restaurants, bars and shops along the street.