Waupun Festivals

CWC Blood Drive
November 24 - Monday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lego at your Library
November 25 - Tuesday
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Thanksgiving Library Fun for Children with Special Needs
November 25 - Tuesday
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Thanksgiving Dinner
November 27 - Thursday
12:00 PM
Open Skating
November 30 - Sunday
04:30 PM - 06:45 PM
Avenue of Angels
December 2 - Tuesday
Christmas Parade
December 2 - Tuesday
06:30 PM

 

Avenue of Angels

December 2-7 2014

Santa will hand out treat bags on Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday provided by Front Edge, Waupun American Legion Ladies Auxiliary & Culver’s.  Free photos with Santa by Walgreen's. Enjoy cookies donated by Waupun Education Association, American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Waupun FFA &  Waupun Lions. Cider  compliments  of Tony’s Pizza & Pete’s Auto Repair & Sales. Hot chocolate compliments of Piggly Wiggly . Sound System compliments of Vanderkin Plumbing. Popcorn compliments of End of the Trail.  Elevator Access to the Auditorium at the Forest Street entrance.

For more information, check out the Avenue of Angels page

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Mark your calendars for our Annual Meeting on Wednesday, January 21 at Rock River Country Club   


Welcome to Waupun...

Waupun is home to one of the largest collections of outdoor sculptures in the United States, including the world renown, "End of the Trail", by James Earle Fraser. The city's wonderful collection was donated by Clarence Shaler, a business man and lover of the arts. Visitors will definitely see why Waupun is known as "The City of Sculpture".In addition to our beautiful sculptures, Waupun has a natural beauty as well. Designated as the "Wild Goose Center of Wisconsin", Waupun is two miles west  of the Horicon Marsh. "At over 32,000 acres in size, Horicon Marsh is the largest freshwater cattail marsh in the United States. The marsh provides habitat for endangered species and is a critical rest stop for thousands of migrating ducks and Canada geese. It is recognized as a Wetland of International Importance, as both Globally and State Important Bird Areas and is also a unit of the Ice Age Scientific Reserve". View the links section of this website to locate additional information and tourism destinations related to the Horicon Marsh.

If you are in need of a place to stay while you are in Waupun, we have AmericInn & Suites  and Boarders Inn & Suites and a wonderful campground located in the Fond du Lac County - Waupun Park.

Don't forget to mark your calendars for Celebrate Waupun, the Waupun Truck n Show and Volksfest. The Truck n Show is one of the nation's largest truck shows and includes a magnificent display of lights during the Friday night, Lights of the Night convoy.

Volksfest takes place in September and is the place to be if you enjoy polka, good food, beer and fun people. With free admission and non-stop music, Volksfest is the place to be.

 

Photo courtesy of the Horicon Marsh International Education Center.

Location, location, location! Not only does the city have wonderful natural resources but it also has a well linked transportation network which includes several major highways, rail access and airports less than 20 minutes away. Waupun is within one hour of major metropolitan areas including; Madison, Milwaukee & the Fox Cities. Our location makes Waupun the perfect place to work, live or visit.  Visit the City of Waupun website for more tourism information.

 

Come on Home, Come to Waupun

Thank you to the Waupun Historical Society, Gary Scheer, & Kevin Jansma for the use of their photos.


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