Friday, July 22nd
Saturday, July 23rd
8:30-11:00 a.m. Mineral Point Farmers Market at Water Tower Park.
12:00-4:00 p.m. 1st Annual Mineral Point Car Show at Soldiers Memorial Park. There will be many different antique, vintage, and interesting vehicles of all makes, models, and years to see. There will also be concessions and a beer tent available. Vehicle Registration begins at 8 a.m. Show Hours: Noon – 4 pm.
7:00 p.m. Magic Lantern Show. 114 Shake Rag Street- Pendarvis Historic Site. Relive the tales and exploits of famous Wisconsin Dells photographer H.H. Bennett through a period magic lantern show. Just $5 for adults and $2.50 for children.
Ongoing Activities Throughout this Weekend and Beyond
Tour the 1868 Gundry House at Orchard Lawn, Friday through Sunday 1-5 pm.
Tour the Mineral Point Railroad Museum in Wisconsin’s oldest surviving railroad depot. Thursday-Saturday 10-4, Sunday noon-4.
Tour Pendarvis – one of only a dozen designated Wisconsin Historical Sites in the State
Daily 10-5 pm.
Take a class at Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts. If classes are already full, tour the grounds and see what’s happening there.
Enjoy your visit to Mineral Point!
One of “Wisconsin’s most charming small towns to visit” – Orbitz
One of “nine historic villages in Wisconsin that will transport you into a different time” – Only in Your State
One of the “10 most underrated towns in Wisconsin” – Wausau Daily Herald
One of the “ten most beautiful towns in Wisconsin” – The Culture Trip
“Where art and history are really the point“ – The Chicago Tribune
One of “America’s coolest small towns“ Budget Travel
One of the “10 most British towns in America“ – the BBC
One of “5 Midwestern small towns to visit now“ Fodor’s
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– Contributed by Josh Berg and Makenzie Wells