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The first-ever Northwoods Rendezvous & Wild Rice Festival, a celebration of Native American heritage, comes to Mole Lake this weekend.

The event, which will mix the traditional trapper rendezvous with a celebration of the harvest, highlights what promises to be a pleasant fall weekend across the region.

A look ahead, featuring Antigo Daily Journal advertisers, follows:

NORTHWOODS

RENDEZVOUS

The Northwoods Rendezvous and Wild Rice Festival continues through Sunday at Mole Lake.

Today is reserved for local schools, so stop by over the weekend and enjoy crafts and food along with vendors.

The focus will be on the 1790 to 1850 time period. There will be demonstrations and re-enactments pertaining to trapping and trading of pelts, food and tools between the Ojibwe tribes and European settlers, including the Sokoagon tradition of harvesting rice in Mole Lake.

There will be contests for flint and steel fire-starting, black powder shooting, primitive archery, hawk and knife throwing and wood fire cooking along with traditional Native American games for children and adults.

Admission is free. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m
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The Lakes & Leaves bike ride, AVA art show opening, and Fest-fall in Lakewood will fill what is shaping up to be a very pleasant autumn weekend in the northwoods.

After a rather gloomy week, the weather is expected to be sunny and comfortable for much of the weekend and into next week, making it a great time to get out and enjoy the season.

A look at events, featuring Antigo Daily Journal advertisers, follows:

NORTHWOODS

RENDEZVOUS

Make plans now for the Northwoods Rendezvous and Wild Rice Festival Sept. 20 through 22 at Mole Lake.

Friday is reserved for local schools, so stop by next weekend and enjoy crafts and food along with vendors.

The focus will be on the 1790 to 1850 time period. There will be demonstrations and re-enactments pertaining to trapping and trading of pelts, food and tools between the Ojibwe tribes and European settlers, including the Sokoagon tradition of harvesting rice in Mole Lake.

There will be contests for flint and steel fire-starting, black powder shooting, primitive archery, hawk and knife throwing and wood fire cooking along with traditional Native American games for children and adults.<
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Antigo will bid farewell to summer, and usher in the glorious fall season over the long holiday weekend.

But before those back-to-school bells ring on Tuesday, there will be corn roasts and picnics, music and even the Bass Lake “Fall Mash,” a great mash-up on potatoes, golf and more.

A look at events, featuring Antigo Daily Journal advertisers, follows:

LABOR DAY PICNIC

Rolling Stone Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District will hold its 36th annual Labor Day Picnic Sunday, noon to 9 p.m., at the Rolling Stone Building, corner of East Shore Road and Pickerel Lake Road, Pearson.

There will be great food, friends and fun throughout the day along with plenty of raffles and prizes.

The picnic will also include live music by Lovin' Country from 3 to 8 p.m.

HARVEST MASH

Bass Lake Golf Course will host its 2019 Harvest Mash Sunday at the course and the 19th Hole.

Dinner will be served from 5 to 8:30 p.m. with an optional mashed potato bar featuring all the fixings, including beef tips, chorizo, bacon, cheese, sautéed mushrooms, green onions, sour cream and more.

There will be live music from 6 to 1
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The final week of the summer music in the park, with the opening of the fall school term only a whisper away, singles that summer is fleeing.

But there's still plenty to doand autumn is a very pleasant time in the northwoods as wellso get out and enjoy the activities the area has to offer.

A look at events, featuring Antigo Daily Journal advertisers, follows:

MUSIC IN THE PARK

Langlade County's summer Music in the Park series is in the home stretch, with concerts concluding this week at the City Park bandstand.

On Monday, Bear Creek band will perform, sponsored by the Amron division of AMTEC. Pizza, Pies and custard will be served by Antigo Community Band.

The summer series wraps up on Thursday with Ramblin' Fever, sponsored by Fuller Sales & Service. Brat or burger plates, pies and custard will be served by Crime Stoppers of Langlade County and CoVantage Crime Stoppers Resource Center Team.

Concerts start at 6 p.m. Food is served at 5:30 p.m.

In case of rain, Antigo concerts are moved to the Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park.

The series will return in June, 2020.

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It's a weekend filled with an unusual array of events.

A benefit art auction, car show, Petals for Paws fund-raiser and much more crowd the busy docket for the third weekend of August.

A look at events, featuring Antigo Daily Journal advertisers, follows:

MUSIC IN THE PARK

Langlade County's summer Music in the Park series is in the home stretch, with concerts concluding at the end of the month. There's shows in Antigo, Elcho and White Lake next week.

On Monday, Slidin' on Ice will perform at the City Park bandstand in a show sponsored by Dede Cromer, Hot ham and cheese, pies and custard will be served by Tree Toppers 4-H Club.

On Wednesday music returns to the Elcho Community Pavilion with Bobby Vintage. The Elcho United Church of Christ Men's Club will serve food.

White Lake will also host Music at the Depot on Wednesday with Lovin' Country, sponsored by the White Lake Historical Society. Girl Scouts will serve pizza, pies and custard.

On Thursday, Max Koepke will perform at the City Park bandstand in a show sponsored by music donors. L.A. Arts plans pies and custard.

Concerts start at
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