• The Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce


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  • Hodag Heritage Festival 2023

    Saturday May 20th, 2023 events ALL DAY at Pioneer Park
    Weeklong Activities May 15th-20th, 2023 

    It's time for the area's favorite new event: The 3rd Annual Hodag Heritage Festival! Saturday May 20th enjoy a pancake breakfast, live music, hodag vendors, cryptid guest speakers, hodag lore speakers, a hodag calling contest, a historical bus tour, kids activities and more! There are also activities throughout the week from Monday, May 15th through Saturday May 20th. The week will feature art contests, scavenger hunts, hodag decorations and swag of all kinds, hodag heritage videos, and promoted citywide hodag retail items/foods/beverages. 

    For more information please contact assistant@rhinelanderchamber.com or call 715-365-7464.

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  • Food Trucks, Hodag Vendors & Exhibitors

    On Saturday May 20th come out to Pioneer Park and see some of the most unique vendors and exhibitors...all focused on the hodag! Buy some hodag merch, see some hodag crafts, see hodag history past and present! Check out some amazing food vendors as well and don't forget the beer tent! Vendors will be setup from 9am until 6pm, beer & food vendors until 7pm or later.

    Want to join in on the fun? Fill out the exhibitor application below! Everyone would love to see what you have to share! Set up is from 7 to 9am Saturday, May 20th 2023.

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  • Upcoming Events

  • Event Partners

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    2022 Media Sponsors


    2022 Day Sponsors


    2022 Event Sponsors


    Bowen's Bus Service

    Boys and Girls Club

    Happy the Hodag

    Oneida County Fair

    A-1 Septic

    Tom's Drawing Board

    Diel Insurance Group

    Child's Frame Co.