What’s more American than good food, great entertainment, activities for people of all ages, and the best fireworks display in the area? It’s time to Celebrate Onalaska! Join the fun June 23-24 in Onalaska’s Van Riper Park and Onalaska Omni Center. There are no admission fees or buttons required.
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Friday Fish Fry – If you’ve never attended the Friday Fish Fry you don’t know what your missing? We’ll give you a hint. It’s the best batter fried fish you’ll find in town! It’s cooked on location so it’s served up hot. The fish fry is hosted by Blue Moon in Onalaska.
Family Fun Night – Our Family Fun Zone is so popular we’ve decided to expand it to two days! The Family Fun Night as packed full of free activities. Join us along the west side of the Onalaska Omni Center along the softball fields for all the fun!
The Magic of Isaiah – Isaiah has performed over a thousand magic shows for a variety of age groups over the years. His magic is about the experience and making it a memorable one. So bring the kids and kids bring mom, dad, and even grandma and grandpa. You will not be disappointed.
Dart Tournament – The dart tournament will take place inside the Omni Center. Schedule: Sign up begins at 6:00 p.m. with play beginning at 7:00 p.m. This is a luck of the draw dart tournament.
Steve Meade Hypnotist – Comedy Hypnotist Steve Meade is one of the top nationally recognized and rated comedy hypnotists in the USA. For over 18 years comedy hypnotist Steve Meade has been amazing audiences – young and old – with his show entitled – “The Virtual Reality Tour”.
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Studebaker 7 – Studebaker 7 was originally formed in 1973 for a 50’s style fraternity party, the band went onto perform for 14 years thereafter. The highlight for Studebaker 7 was performing for three consecutive years at Milwaukee Summerfest. Studebaker 7 recorded two records in the 1970’s with “One Fine Day” reaching Number 2 on the Midwest Top 40 Pop chart.
Craft Fair – Shop till you drop at the craft fair hosted by the Onalaska Omni Center. The craft fair will take place on the Celebrate Onalaska Grounds in Van Riper Park along Riders Club Road.
Pat McCurdy – Pat McCurdy is a cabaret singer/songwriter from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He regularly tours the upper midwestern part of the United States with regular stops in Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago, Green Bay, and Minneapolis. His shows usually consist of just him and his guitar and include improvised interaction with the audience.
Vic Ferrari’s Symphony On The Rocks – “Symphony on the Rocks” is VIC FERRARI and 26 of the best classical and pop musicians from the Midwest.The huge symphony sound is backed by outstanding audio and video production that will leave the Symphony on the Rocks playing in your mind for weeks after the show.
Festival Foods Fireworks – At 9:45 p.m. we’ll take a break from the live music and the Festival Foods Fireworks will steal the sky! Festival Foods have been a long time sponsor and host to the Salute to the 4th of July fireworks over Onalaska. We thank them for their continued sponsorship as we celebrate our nation’s independence.