Red Barn Campground

Red Barn Campground
W6820 Cty Hwy B
Shell Lake WI 54871

Call to make a reservation today!
(715) 468-2575

Local Events Shell Lake

Join the Fun!
Our region is rich with small communities with big events!

  • Shell Lake Arts Center
  • Two blocks to beautiful Shell Lake for swimming, fishing, and boating
  • Three fine golf courses
  • Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary
  • Heart of the North Rodeo
  • Museum of Woodcarving
  • County Fairs
  • Dairy Breakfast
  • WI State Fish Hatchery
  • Railroad Dinner Train and Museum
  • Namekagon River
  • Antiquing, other museums
  • Delicious Friday night fish fries
  • Community Festivals
  • The Potters Shed
  • Clover Meadow Winery
  • Farmers Market
  • Also see Washburn County Tourism/Events

Annual Events

Bluegill Festival
Activities at this family event include a medallion hunt, softball tournament, children's games, street dances, parade and more. For more information on this great event, log onto

Jack Pine Savage Days
This summer weekend is filled with fun for everyone. Events include live music Friday and Saturday nights, carnival, arts & crafts fair, sidewalk sales, 5k Savage Dash Mud Run, sport tournaments, car show, outdoor show, pancake breakfast and much more! For more information log on or call 715-635-2168.

Shell Lake Lakefront Pavilion Series
Throughout the summer on Monday nights, the Arts Center faculty performs at the Pavilion on the Shell Lake Beach. These concerts are enhanced by sitting in the open air and hearing the sounds of the lake along with the sounds of the musicians. For more information, log on

Minong Summer Days
Join the locals for this great event including: sporting tournaments, pancake breakfast, live music and street dance, fish fry, parade, pig roast and many more great events. Log onto for more information.

Heart of the North Spooner Rodeo
Since 1954, Spooner Rodeo has guaranteed -- and delivered -- the biggest thrills, spills and outright excitement that professional rodeo can offer. Every year at Spooner, top-ranked competitors pit their skills against the clock and Barnes Company's biggest, roughest and wiliest stock in pro rodeo's most exciting events: bareback and saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, barrel racing, bull riding and team roping. Spooner Rodeo is world-class competition that you have got to see.

Tickets should be purchased in advance by calling (800) 367-3306 or by stopping by the Washburn County Information Center at 122 North River St. in Spooner, just north of the stoplights at the junction of Hwys 63 & 70. For more information about the Heart of the North Spooner Rodeo, please visit their website at

Stone Lake Cranberry Festival 
The first Saturday of October every year brings thousands of people to the normally quiet town of Stone Lake, WI. This is when the Annual Stone lake Cranberry Festival is held in celebration of the cranberry harvest. Events include: cranberry marsh tours, parade, crate derby, arts & crafts fair and much more! For more information, log onto

Shell Lake Town & Country Days
This beautiful, lake front community gathers together to celebrate Labor Day weekend with incredible events including: Sailboat Regattas, tractor pull, live music and street dance, arts & crafts fair, sport tournaments and many other fun-filled, family events. Log on more information.

Washburn County Fair
This four day event is full of great entertainment, carnival rides, tractor pull, food vendors, pancake breakfast, and many other activities for the whole family. For more information on the County Fair, log onto