Oshkosh is the host to a wide variety of entertainment and events that draw in thousands of visitors each year. The city continues to grow and prosper as a result of the addition of these attractions, enriching the local community. With the addition of the Milwaukee Bucks D-League and Oshkosh Arena, Oshkosh continues to host the title “Event City.” The downtown area has transformed into a thriving community of local businesses and passionate residents. If you’re looking for a fun way to spend a beautiful day this Summer, check out some of the events.
What sounds better than listening to a nationally-recognized band at one of the Fox Valley’s best music venues? Waterfest has become a staple in the northeastern Wisconsin’s music scene. Set on the shores of the Fox River in downtown Oshkosh, the event brings in up to 7,500 attendees for each concert. Enjoy a cool drink or meal at the Ground Round at River’s Edge, featuring outdoor riverfront seating, before heading to the Leach Amphitheater. For a full list of events, visit: http://www.waterfest.org/index.html.
The Oshkosh Summer-Season Farmers Market has grown into an all day event that attracts thousands of people every weekend. Browse a variety of vendors who offer fresh vegetables, fruits, meats and other prepared food products. Other attractions include live music, children’s activities and outdoor patio seating. If you would like more information related to specific vendors and activities, visit: http://www.osfmi.com/.