Events

Feb
8
Sat
Fun Run & 5K
presented by Agnesian HealthCare @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come and join us for a scenic run throughout Lakeside Park.  The courses will wind through Lakeside Park and tour Oven Island & Softball Island.  Late registration (after January 17th) will not include a Sturgeon Spectacular long-sleeve T-shirt.  Agnesian HealthCare is a member of SSM Health.

Registration will be available online after December 1st.  5K & Fun Run registration is $20 and will include a commemorative Sturgeon Fun Run long-sleeved T-shirt.  Special thanks to the Fond du Lac Running Club for their involvement.

On-site check-in:  9 AM
1/2-Mile Fun Run for all ages:  10 AM
5K:  10:30 AM
Dog Jog immediately following start of 5K*

*No need to register your four-legged friend.  Feel free to bring them along!

 

 

 

 

Lakeside Park Winter Fun Zone @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Bring the whole family out to Lakeside Park to participate in our Winter Fun Zone.  Activities/attractions include the biggest snowman in Fond du Lac, Photo Ops,  Build the Best Snowman Competition, A snowball target range, and many more winter activities for the kids.

Come meet the sled dogs of the Siberian Outpost sled dogs and sign up for a free dog sled ride through Lakeside Park.  The kids will love it!

Sled Dog Meet and Greet and rides:  2 – 4pm

 

 

 

Spearing and Beering
presented by Lakefront Brewery & Lee Beverage @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come to see the Sturgeon Show-off Station, Photo Ops, Bean Bag Tournament and a Lakefront Brewery Party on the edge of the Lake. Bring your friends and play a game of Broom Ball on Lake Winnebago or throw a couple frames of Ice Bowling. Concessions will be offered by Downtown Deli, Market & Cafe. Lakefront Brewery, the official beer sponsors of Sturgeon Spectacular will be doing a Special Tapping of a Lakefront Exclusive starting at noon – while supplies last! Spear the Beer Commemorative Mugs will also be available – while supplies last.
All sturgeon brought to Show-off Station will be entered into a $250 drawing, as long as it meets the legal limit. The largest sturgeon brought to Lakeside Park will win the 2020 Biggest Sturgeon Award and a $100 cash prize.

NOTE:  This is not an official weigh-in station.  You must register your sturgeon first to qualify.
96-1 The Rock will be doing a Live Remote from 11am – 2pm.
Cornhole Tournament starts at 10 am (Onsite registration by January 27th required)
Exclusive Lakefront Tapping – 12 PM
Biggest Sturgeon Award and $250 Drawing at 6:00 pm.
All sturgeon entries must be in by 6:00 pm.  

 

Sturgeon Show Off Station
presented by ModTruss @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come check out the Sturgeon Show-off Station and Spearing & Beering Event on the edge of the Lake.  Concessions will be offered by Downtown Deli, Market & Cafe.  Lakefront Brewery, the official beer sponsor of Sturgeon Spectacular will be doing a Special Tapping at noon – while supplies last!  Spear the Beer Commemorative Mugs will also be available – while supplies last.  Also check out the action from the Winter Cornhole Tournament running from 10am – 6pm as well.

All sturgeon brought to Show-off Station will be entered into a $250 drawing, as long as it meets the legal limit.  The largest sturgeon brought to Lakeside Park will win the 2020 Biggest Sturgeon Award and a $100 cash prize.

NOTE:  This is not an official weigh-in station.  You must register your sturgeon first to qualify.
96-1 The Rock will be doing a Live Remote from 10am – 2pm.
Cornhole Tournament starts at 10apm (Online registration only prior to January 27th)
Biggest Sturgeon Award and $250 Drawing at 6:00 pm.  All sturgeon entries must be in by 6:00 pm to qualify.  

 

Winter Cornhole Tournament
presented by Lakefront Brewery & Lee Beverage @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Along with other adult-themed activities, we will be hosting a Bags Tournament at Lakeside Park Pavilion.  Teams of 2 must register at Hometown Tickets prior to January 27th or as space allows.  First 16 teams will be accepted, so don’t delay!  Concessions will be offered by Downtown Deli, Market & Cafe.

Lakefront Brewery, the official beer sponsors of Sturgeon Spectacular will be doing a Special Tapping starting at noon – while supplies last!  Get here early to reserve your spot in line, because this beer goes fast!  Spear the Beer Commemorative Mugs will also be available – while supplies last.

Registration information will be available December 13th, so check back then.

Cornhole Tournament: 10 am – 6 pm (No onsite registration will be allowed) ($40 entry fee per team)

1st Place receives $300 + Lakefront Brewery Swag
2nd Place receives $100 + Lakefront Brewery Swag
3rd Place receives Lakefront Swag

Sturgeon Spectacular Bonfire @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

See the glow for miles around from this huge bonfire at the Lakeside Park @ Pavilion Point.  Grab a beverage and share your best fish tale, if you have one!

Parking along Promen Drive and on Oven Island
Ceremonial Bonfire Effigy to be lit at 6:00 PM

Boogie & The Yo-Yo’z at Lakeside Park
presented by Sunny 97.7 @ Lakeside Park Pavilion
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Come and celebrate a successful first day of sturgeon spearing with all your friends and family.  Boogie & The Yo-Yo’z will be rocking our huge heated tent and event space. Beer and hard seltzers will be available until the party’s over.  Concessions & ATMs will also be available from Downtown Deli, Market & Cafe inside the big heated tent.  Lakefront Brewery will also be offering beer specials.

DJ will get the party started at 10:00am w/ an opening act to follow
Tent open to 21 years of age and older, only.  Don’t forget your ID!
Wristbands are required for the purchase of alcohol and are $2 at the door.
Parking available in Oven Island lot.