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The Langlade County Fair opens on Wednesday, but first there's a big weekend of events to enjoy.

Music in the Park will include a “Dilly Concert' on Monday, with free Dilly Bars at intermission courtesy of Antigo Dairy Queen. And Northwoods Inn in Pickerel will feature a tribute to Tom Petty Saturday night.

There's much more on the docket as well.

Watch Monday's Antigo Daily Journal for a complete special section devoted to the fair, with a schedule and a look at the wide array of entertainment, including a return to harness racing, and more.

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

STRAWBERRIES

The strawberry season is underway at Merry's Berries and the picking is fine.

The patch is selling pick-your-own berries for $1.75 per pound. It is open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, supplies permitting. Peas are also ready.

Merry's Berries is located northwest of Antigo off County Highway H. Call 715 627-4630 for daily picking conditions.

On the topic of strawberries, the Dixie Lunch is serving Georgian Ourada's award-winning masterpiece Strawberry Soda Cracker Pie, while it lasts. When the strawberry season is over, so is the Soda Cracker Pie. Get yours in ‘The Garden of Eatin' at 716 Fifth Avenue.

MUSIC IN THE PARK

Langlade County's summer Music in the Park series, which has grown from an occasional night of entertainment to a full-fledgedand very fullschedule, is now underway and it will be a very busy week.

Music returns to the City Park bandstand on Monday with Lyles Band & More, with the show sponsored by Dairy Queen. Pies and custard will be served by the Langlade County Humane Society. As a special treat, Dairy Queen will be serving free Dilly Bars during a 7 p.m. intermission in honor of its 45th anniversary in Antigo.

On Thursday the City Park bandstand will be quiet, due to all the musical entertainment at the Langlade County Fair.

All concerts start at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated. Food is served at 5:30 p.m.

In case of rain, Antigo concerts are moved to the Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park and White Lake's are relocated to the Lake Pavilion. Elcho's venue allows concerts rain-or-shine.

MORE MUSIC

Northwoods Inn at Pickerel will feature Petty Kings, a tribute to Tom Petty, on Saturday, with opening act Jason McNabb. Gates open at 4 p.m. with music at 4:30 p.m. There will also be a fireworks show and food available until 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for teens and adults and $5 for those ages 12 and under. Bring lawn chairs.

Debi's Northern Firelite in Pickerel will hold a 50s and 60s sock hop on Saturday. Deejay Gary Muench will be spinning the discs starting at 8 p.m.

HISTORY, THE ARTS

Antigo Visual Arts is celebrating “Summer in the Northwoods,” with an exhibit now on display in the AVA art gallery in the Langlade County Historical Society Museum. The show is available for viewing during regular museum hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. It will hang until AVA's fall show opens Sept. 14.

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is open Tuesday 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 Society is in the midst of a major fundraising campaign to install an elevator and make other necessary and aesthetic improvements. Stop by the museum to pick up a brochure.

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 Old Corner School at Neva Corners has a treasure trove of civic lessons, history, community lore and early life in Langlade County. It is open from noon to 4 p.m. on holiday weekends. It is also available by appointment. Call Peg Aulik at 715 623-4212.

SPORTS

The Antigo Polar Bears continue the 2019 BABA schedule, Games continue on most Sundays through Aug. 4. The next match-up is Sunday at Hatley.

Planning is underway for summer football. A mandatory parent/guardian and athlete fall sports meeting will be held on July 31 starting with online registration at 4:30 p.m. First day of practice is Aug. 6.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are The Lion King, rated PG, and Spiderman: Far From Home, rated PG-13.

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

REUNIONS

The Antigo High School class of 1984 will hold its reunion on Saturday at Melody Mill Bar in Aniwa. Registration is at 4 p.m. with the buffet meal at 5:30 p.m.

SALES

North Central Sales Auctions LLC will hold an online auction at the Block, corner of Highways 45 and 52, Aniwa, from July 23 to 29 at 7 p.m. Preview will be July 23 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Assets at auction include a Yamaha moped, canoe, kayaks, camping items, seasonal gear, furniture, antiques, fine and costume jewelry and much more.

Bevy is hosting the Linda's Estate Sale today from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located at 719 Fifth Ave., the sale includes thousands of items, new and vintage.

HIDDEN ROCKS

C.A.R.E. TimeBank is again hiding painted, numbered rocks around town, they can be redeemed for cash and prizes from participating businesses.

Volunteers are hiding eight to 10 of the painted and numbered rocks each week through August. Anyone finding a painted numbered rock with TimeBank or TB on it can redeem it with Randy at Antigo Resale Frontier Shop at 815 Fifth Ave. The shop is open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon. There will be some $20 rocks, $10 rocks and $5 rocks, in addition to gift certificates, meals, cones and pizzas.

PICNIC

St. Boniface is hosting its annual picnic at the Aniwa Village Grounds Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Mass will be held on the Grounds at 10 a.m. The event will include music by K.T. Country, a live auction at 1 p.m., an antique tractor and engine show, as well as silent auction, baskets, games, and raffles.

German dumplings will be served, by the dozen or hot with your sandwich.

NEW SPOT

The new spot in Antigo is Skeezo's Knotty Spot, located at 827 Fifth Avenue, next to the Palace Theater. With a new look, new management, and new opportunities, this is Antigo's new place to see and be seen. They offer food and drink specials, along with happy hour Monday through Friday, 4 to 6 p.m.

The Knotty Spot also offers free coffee and cookies every weekday at 8 a.m. for customers 50 and over. Come on down for some great conversation and reminiscing.
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Antigo Area Weekend Activities
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The Langlade County Fair opens on Wednesday, but first there's a big weekend of events to enjoy.

Music in the Park will include a “Dilly Concert' on Monday, with free Dilly Bars at intermission courtesy of Antigo Dairy Queen. And Northwoods Inn in Pickerel will feature a tribute to Tom Petty Saturday night.

There's much more on the docket as well.

Watch Monday's Antigo Daily Journal for a complete special section devoted to the fair, with a schedule and a look at the wide array of entertainment, including a return to harness racing, and more.

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

STRAWBERRIES

The strawberry season is underway at Merry's Berries and the picking is fine.

The patch is selling pick-your-own berries for $1.75 per pound. It is open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, supplies permitting. Peas are also ready.

Merry's Berries is located northwest of Antigo off County Highway H. Call 715 627-4630 for daily picking conditions.

On the topic of strawberries, the Dixie Lunch is serving Georgian Ourada's award-winning masterpiece Strawberry Soda Cracker Pie, while it lasts. When the strawberry season is over, so is the Soda Cracker Pie. Get yours in ‘The Garden of Eatin' at 716 Fifth Avenue.

MUSIC IN THE PARK

Langlade County's summer Music in the Park series, which has grown from an occasional night of entertainment to a full-fledgedand very fullschedule, is now underway and it will be a very busy week.

Music returns to the City Park bandstand on Monday with Lyles Band & More, with the show sponsored by Dairy Queen. Pies and custard will be served by the Langlade County Humane Society. As a special treat, Dairy Queen will be serving free Dilly Bars during a 7 p.m. intermission in honor of its 45th anniversary in Antigo.

On Thursday the City Park bandstand will be quiet, due to all the musical entertainment at the Langlade County Fair.

All concerts start at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated. Food is served at 5:30 p.m.

In case of rain, Antigo concerts are moved to the Heinzen Pavilion at Peaceful Valley Park and White Lake's are relocated to the Lake Pavilion. Elcho's venue allows concerts rain-or-shine.

MORE MUSIC

Northwoods Inn at Pickerel will feature Petty Kings, a tribute to Tom Petty, on Saturday, with opening act Jason McNabb. Gates open at 4 p.m. with music at 4:30 p.m. There will also be a fireworks show and food available until 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for teens and adults and $5 for those ages 12 and under. Bring lawn chairs.

Debi's Northern Firelite in Pickerel will hold a 50s and 60s sock hop on Saturday. Deejay Gary Muench will be spinning the discs starting at 8 p.m.

HISTORY, THE ARTS

Antigo Visual Arts is celebrating “Summer in the Northwoods,” with an exhibit now on display in the AVA art gallery in the Langlade County Historical Society Museum. The show is available for viewing during regular museum hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. It will hang until AVA's fall show opens Sept. 14.

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is open Tuesday 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 Society is in the midst of a major fundraising campaign to install an elevator and make other necessary and aesthetic improvements. Stop by the museum to pick up a brochure.

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 Old Corner School at Neva Corners has a treasure trove of civic lessons, history, community lore and early life in Langlade County. It is open from noon to 4 p.m. on holiday weekends. It is also available by appointment. Call Peg Aulik at 715 623-4212.

SPORTS

The Antigo Polar Bears continue the 2019 BABA schedule, Games continue on most Sundays through Aug. 4. The next match-up is Sunday at Hatley.

Planning is underway for summer football. A mandatory parent/guardian and athlete fall sports meeting will be held on July 31 starting with online registration at 4:30 p.m. First day of practice is Aug. 6.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are The Lion King, rated PG, and Spiderman: Far From Home, rated PG-13.

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

REUNIONS

The Antigo High School class of 1984 will hold its reunion on Saturday at Melody Mill Bar in Aniwa. Registration is at 4 p.m. with the buffet meal at 5:30 p.m.

SALES

North Central Sales Auctions LLC will hold an online auction at the Block, corner of Highways 45 and 52, Aniwa, from July 23 to 29 at 7 p.m. Preview will be July 23 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Assets at auction include a Yamaha moped, canoe, kayaks, camping items, seasonal gear, furniture, antiques, fine and costume jewelry and much more.

Bevy is hosting the Linda's Estate Sale today from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located at 719 Fifth Ave., the sale includes thousands of items, new and vintage.

HIDDEN ROCKS

C.A.R.E. TimeBank is again hiding painted, numbered rocks around town, they can be redeemed for cash and prizes from participating businesses.

Volunteers are hiding eight to 10 of the painted and numbered rocks each week through August. Anyone finding a painted numbered rock with TimeBank or TB on it can redeem it with Randy at Antigo Resale Frontier Shop at 815 Fifth Ave. The shop is open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon. There will be some $20 rocks, $10 rocks and $5 rocks, in addition to gift certificates, meals, cones and pizzas.

PICNIC

St. Boniface is hosting its annual picnic at the Aniwa Village Grounds Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Mass will be held on the Grounds at 10 a.m. The event will include music by K.T. Country, a live auction at 1 p.m., an antique tractor and engine show, as well as silent auction, baskets, games, and raffles.

German dumplings will be served, by the dozen or hot with your sandwich.

NEW SPOT

The new spot in Antigo is Skeezo's Knotty Spot, located at 827 Fifth Avenue, next to the Palace Theater. With a new look, new management, and new opportunities, this is Antigo's new place to see and be seen. They offer food and drink specials, along with happy hour Monday through Friday, 4 to 6 p.m.

The Knotty Spot also offers free coffee and cookies every weekday at 8 a.m. for customers 50 and over. Come on down for some great conversation and reminiscing.
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