Save the dates for these Northwoods events

Save the dates for these Northwoods events

Northwoods vacationers, mark your calendars and make plans for things to do when in Vilas County Wisconsin.  The Forest Lake Country Store located just outside of Land O Lakes Wisconsin has announced a few exciting events coming up which will be fun to be part of during your holiday up north.

Here are a few events at the Forest Lake Country Store you do not want to miss:

July 23 at 6:00 PM Bret and Frisk in the Country Store Amphitheater
This is one of the few chance you have to here Bret and Frisk alone!  They will play from 6 PM until about 7:30.  Price is $6 per person.  We are not taking reservations for the event; seating is available for the first to arrive.  Meals are available off the menu.  Come early to get a great seat and to eat before the kitchen get’s backed up with orders.

July 28th 3 – 5 PM Ice Cream Social and Sprecher Bomber tasting
This is immediately after the Art Impressions in downtown Land O’ Lakes.  Stop and wet your whistle with Sprecher.
We have teamed up with Sprecher Brewing, Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream and Dick Hughes to have a unique event.  Sprecher Brewing will be showcasing their new bomber bottles; IPA 2, Commando, and Abbey Triple.  We will also be building floats out of Sprecher root beer, Orange Dream and Ravin’ Red and Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream.  This no charge event is a fund raiser for the Relay for Life on behalf of Eunice Hughes.  Free will donations will be accepted for the Relay for Life!

August 11th Ride with Leinie
Our second annual event with Wilderness Lakes Trails (WLT).  Dick and Jean Leinenkugel will lead a ceremonial ride on the new section of bicycle trail, return to the store and we will have an all Leinenkugel beer tasting and brat fry.  Tickets are $25 and include the ride, brat fry and one chance for the canoe.  Last year over 150 people enjoyed the afternoon of great beer, brats and camaraderie with other avid bikers.  Check out the WLT web site for more information.

August 11th, 4 PM  Sarah Lauer in the Amphitheater after the Ride with Leinie
Sarah Lauer is a Marquette University student from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She also splits her time in the north woods with her family in Land O’Lakes on Black Oak Lake. Sarah has been playing the guitar and singing since 6th grade and starting performing shows after high school. Playing “coffee-house” type music, she covers artists such as Shawn Colvin, Sheryl Crow, Van Morrison, Bob Dylan and more. Guitar is her instrument of choice but just recently started playing banjo and the harmonica. Come listen as she plays...

Sarah is playing for tips, and Marquette is not a cheap date.  Bring your appetite and grab a chair.  And bring a few bucks to put into her guitar case!  She is a classy artist anxious to be heard in the north woods.  This is a great opportunity to have a meal and unwind after the Ride with Leinie.

Hope to see you at some of our events.  Thanks for including the Forest Lake Country Store in your entertainment plans!

Kris and Mark Gostisha
Forest Lake Country Store
Great food and a whole lot more,,,

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