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It's the first weekend of October and autumn is in the air.

So is the aroma of German food and beer, with the 12th annual Oktoberfest taking place Saturday at the Langlade County Fairgrounds.

There's more as well, including a magic show, benefit, and “Owl-Ween” tours at the raptor education center.

Here's a look at events, taken from the Antigo Daily Journal advertising columns.

OKTOBERFEST

The Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce will host its 12th annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, 4 to 9 p.m., in the multi-purpose building at the fairgrounds.

Enjoy Oktoberfest beer tasting in the Biergarten featuring over 40 specialty brews along with a souvenir mug, German food, and a photo booth.

Dark Horse will play from 5 to 9 p.m.

There's no admission charge and plenty of parking available.

There will be live radio coverage of Oktoberfest on WACD-FM Country 106 and WATK Classic Hits 98.7 and AM 900.

MAGIC SHOW

Rural Fire Control Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual magic show on Saturday.

Rondini will take the stage at the St. John Parish Center at 7 p.m.

Admission is $3 at the door for adults and $2 for children. Free children's tickets are available at some area businesses.

BENEFIT

A benefit for Mark Jagla, who is awaiting a stem cell transplant to fight his multiple sclerosis, will be held on Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m., at the Wolf River Town Hall, Highway 55, Langlade.

There will be live music, food, drinks, prizes, raffles and a silent auction.

OWL-WEEN

Raptor Education Group Inc. plans a variety of events coming up in the next several weeks offering an opportunity to see the education birds and support the project.

Owl-Ween Tours, featuring REGI's owls and scavengers, will be held on Oct. 4, 9, 18, and 23, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for teens and adults and $5 for children 12 and under.

Online registration required at raptoreducationgroup.org/tour-schedule/.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are “Venom,” rated PG-13 and “Smallfoot,” rated PG.

For showtimes, go to www.antigotheatre.com, Facebook Palace Theater or check the movie line at 715 627-0222.

SPORTS

Register for fall swimming lessons at the Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center.

Lessons will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings starting Oct. 15. Register by Oct. 10 by stopping at the aquatic center. For more information, call the center at 715 627-0497.

SALES

Antigo Farmers Market, billed as “the next best thing to owning a hobby farm,” is at Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park for the final market of the season on Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon.

Grandview Orchard, located on Highway F east of Antigo, is now open. It offers pick-your-own apples on weekends, cider, homemade apple pies and caramel apples, mums, and locally-produced products. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides this Saturday and again on Oct. 20. Fall hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

North Central Sales Auction LLC is holding a state of Wisconsin-ordered public auction of the tax delinquent assets of Affordable Auto Care of Wausau. Bidding is online only at northcentralsales.com. It continues through, Friday, Oct. 12.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

AVAIL Inc., the local advocacy agency for victims of domestic and sexual abuse, will note Domestic Violence Awareness Month with a series of events.

On Saturday, AVAIL staff will have a booth at the final farm market of the season at the Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park.

Mayor Bill Brandt will be on hand at the shelter for a proclamation signing on Monday.

Tuesday will include an information table at Lakeside Market from 2 to 5 p.m. That evening there will be a special presentation by Kathy Orlet, who will share her story of domestic abuse, at 6 p.m. at the Antigo Public Library.

“Wear Purple Day” is Thursday, Oct. 18.

Throughout the month there will be baskets of promotional items at local hair salons and a display on domestic violence at the Antigo Public Library.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum will switch to its winter hours beginning Oct. 1. They are Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The complex includes the Carnegie library building, Deleglise Cabin and 440 locomotive and caboose. It is located at 404 Superior St.

The White Lake Area Historical Society operates the Depot Museum and Historical Center in White Lake. Hours are Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The fall Northwoods Art Tour takes place today through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, at locations across the northwoods. For more information, call 715 385-3334 or visit northwoodsarttour.com.

The town of Vilas will hold its Fall Cleanup Day on Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon at the town hall. It is designed for household items, old clothing and metal items. There is a fee for tires and appliances containing Freon.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Deerbrook will hold a fish fry today, 3:30 to 7 p.m. Enjoy haddock, potato salad, baby reds , cole slaw, dessert and beverage. There are also crafts, a bazaar and bake sale.

The Wisconsin Shorthorn Association will host a Pasture Walk and Youth Beef Fitting Clinic on Sunday at Hoffman Farm, N3605 County Rd. S. It will include youth clinics at 9 a.m., lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and a discussion led by the staff of Birnamwood Veterinary Clinic on genetic defects and general health issues at 1 p.m. From 1 to 3 p.m. Peggy Winter, NRCS-USDA district conservationist, will lead a pasture walk and discuss managed grazing.
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Antigo Area Weekend Activities
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It's the first weekend of October and autumn is in the air.

So is the aroma of German food and beer, with the 12th annual Oktoberfest taking place Saturday at the Langlade County Fairgrounds.

There's more as well, including a magic show, benefit, and “Owl-Ween” tours at the raptor education center.

Here's a look at events, taken from the Antigo Daily Journal advertising columns.

OKTOBERFEST

The Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce will host its 12th annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, 4 to 9 p.m., in the multi-purpose building at the fairgrounds.

Enjoy Oktoberfest beer tasting in the Biergarten featuring over 40 specialty brews along with a souvenir mug, German food, and a photo booth.

Dark Horse will play from 5 to 9 p.m.

There's no admission charge and plenty of parking available.

There will be live radio coverage of Oktoberfest on WACD-FM Country 106 and WATK Classic Hits 98.7 and AM 900.

MAGIC SHOW

Rural Fire Control Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual magic show on Saturday.

Rondini will take the stage at the St. John Parish Center at 7 p.m.

Admission is $3 at the door for adults and $2 for children. Free children's tickets are available at some area businesses.

BENEFIT

A benefit for Mark Jagla, who is awaiting a stem cell transplant to fight his multiple sclerosis, will be held on Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m., at the Wolf River Town Hall, Highway 55, Langlade.

There will be live music, food, drinks, prizes, raffles and a silent auction.

OWL-WEEN

Raptor Education Group Inc. plans a variety of events coming up in the next several weeks offering an opportunity to see the education birds and support the project.

Owl-Ween Tours, featuring REGI's owls and scavengers, will be held on Oct. 4, 9, 18, and 23, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for teens and adults and $5 for children 12 and under.

Online registration required at raptoreducationgroup.org/tour-schedule/.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are “Venom,” rated PG-13 and “Smallfoot,” rated PG.

For showtimes, go to www.antigotheatre.com, Facebook Palace Theater or check the movie line at 715 627-0222.

SPORTS

Register for fall swimming lessons at the Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center.

Lessons will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings starting Oct. 15. Register by Oct. 10 by stopping at the aquatic center. For more information, call the center at 715 627-0497.

SALES

Antigo Farmers Market, billed as “the next best thing to owning a hobby farm,” is at Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park for the final market of the season on Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon.

Grandview Orchard, located on Highway F east of Antigo, is now open. It offers pick-your-own apples on weekends, cider, homemade apple pies and caramel apples, mums, and locally-produced products. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides this Saturday and again on Oct. 20. Fall hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

North Central Sales Auction LLC is holding a state of Wisconsin-ordered public auction of the tax delinquent assets of Affordable Auto Care of Wausau. Bidding is online only at northcentralsales.com. It continues through, Friday, Oct. 12.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

AVAIL Inc., the local advocacy agency for victims of domestic and sexual abuse, will note Domestic Violence Awareness Month with a series of events.

On Saturday, AVAIL staff will have a booth at the final farm market of the season at the Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park.

Mayor Bill Brandt will be on hand at the shelter for a proclamation signing on Monday.

Tuesday will include an information table at Lakeside Market from 2 to 5 p.m. That evening there will be a special presentation by Kathy Orlet, who will share her story of domestic abuse, at 6 p.m. at the Antigo Public Library.

“Wear Purple Day” is Thursday, Oct. 18.

Throughout the month there will be baskets of promotional items at local hair salons and a display on domestic violence at the Antigo Public Library.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum will switch to its winter hours beginning Oct. 1. They are Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The complex includes the Carnegie library building, Deleglise Cabin and 440 locomotive and caboose. It is located at 404 Superior St.

The White Lake Area Historical Society operates the Depot Museum and Historical Center in White Lake. Hours are Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The fall Northwoods Art Tour takes place today through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, at locations across the northwoods. For more information, call 715 385-3334 or visit northwoodsarttour.com.

The town of Vilas will hold its Fall Cleanup Day on Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon at the town hall. It is designed for household items, old clothing and metal items. There is a fee for tires and appliances containing Freon.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Deerbrook will hold a fish fry today, 3:30 to 7 p.m. Enjoy haddock, potato salad, baby reds , cole slaw, dessert and beverage. There are also crafts, a bazaar and bake sale.

The Wisconsin Shorthorn Association will host a Pasture Walk and Youth Beef Fitting Clinic on Sunday at Hoffman Farm, N3605 County Rd. S. It will include youth clinics at 9 a.m., lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and a discussion led by the staff of Birnamwood Veterinary Clinic on genetic defects and general health issues at 1 p.m. From 1 to 3 p.m. Peggy Winter, NRCS-USDA district conservationist, will lead a pasture walk and discuss managed grazing.
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