Monthly Archives: July 2014

AIM Fishing Tournament Activites and Events – July 24-26

Don’t forget about the AIM Walleye Tournament that is in Oconto this weekend!  The boats launch at 7 a.m. each day after a morning ceremony.  Weigh-in is at 5:00 p.m. each day and tomorrow there will be a boat parade at 4:30 down Chicago and Main Streets, ending at the Breakwater.  After Friday’s weigh-in there will be a youth fishing clinic.  Saturday will be the final weigh-in to award the winners.  Come on out and enjoy this great event!

Oconto Sailfest!

There is still time to sign up for this fun event!!!
The City of Oconto is pleased to announce that on July 29, 30 and 31, Oconto youth and adults will have the chance to experience fast-track sailing instruction at no cost to the participant!  New sailors will be at the helm of their own boat in a very short time and gaining experiences as they sail from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. each day at the Oconto Harbor.
International Youth Sailing of Oshkos…h will bring their broad-scale, fast-start community sailing program to Oconto with the goal of getting everyone who’s ever wanted to experience sailing the chance to do so.  They will have various fleets for youth and adult sail boats in the water from sailors ages 7 years old to adult.  All boats, safety gear, supervision and instruction will be provided free of charge!
Free t-shirts will be provided to early registrants and early registration is preferred.  To register, call (920)834-7717 or email mayor@cityofoconto.com.
Come out and join the fun!

FREE Family Event – Sunday, July 13, 2014

Coming up this Sunday, July 13 is the World Walleye Association Walleye tournament at Breakwater Park.  The boats will take off at 7:00 a.m. with the National Anthem being presented at 6:45.  Beginning at 2:00 p.m. there will be FREE activities for kids and families including a balloon toss, “tattoo” artist, 3 legged race and balloon creations.  Weigh-in begins at 3:10 p.m.  Come out and enjoy this great family event!!!

Oconto Sailing School!!!

The City of Oconto is pleased to announce that on July 29, 30 and 31, Oconto youth and adults will have the chance to experience fast-track sailing instruction at no cost to the participant!  New sailors will be at the helm of their own boat in a very short time and gaining experiences as they sail from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. each day at the Oconto Harbor.

International Youth Sailing of Oshkosh will bring their broad-scale, fast-start community sailing program to Oconto with the goal of getting everyone who’s ever wanted to experience sailing the chance to do so.  They will have various fleets for youth and adult sail boats in the water from sailors ages 7 years old to adult.  All boats, safety gear, supervision and instruction will be provided free of charge!

Free t-shirts will be provided to early registrants and early registration is preferred.  To register, call (920)834-7717 or email mayor@cityofoconto.com.

Come out and join the fun!