April 15, 2011 – Lions Club Smelt & Fish Fry

All You Can Eat. Adult: $9.50
10 & under: $4.00

Fort Atkinson – Fort Municipal Building / Downtown

April 16 – 17, 2011 – Branson in Cambridge, The Doug Gabriel Show

The famous Doug Gabriel and his talented family will perform 2 shows at Cambridge High School.

Cambridge – Cambridge High School / Jana Evans (608) 423-3241

April 16, 2011 – Murder Mystery Dinner – The Curse of the Hopeless Diamond

The Council for the Performing Arts is hosting a murder mystery dinner fund-raiser. Come join us for an evening of mystery dinnersuspense, fine food and fun! Limited seating, so get your friends together and make your reservations.

Watertown – Elks Lodge (920) 674-2179


April 16, 2011 – Church Basement Ladies Second Helping

THEY’RE BACK! Due to popular demand, the Church Basement Ladies are back with a brand new SecondSecond Helping Helping show at the Young Auditorium. This hilarious musical comedy is a celebration of the church basement kitchens everywhere, and the wonderful, unsung women who work there. The script is dead-on, the music is toe tapping, the humor is delicious and the cast includes some of the funniest people ever assembled on stage.

Whitewater – Young Auditorium (262) 472-2222


April 16 – 24, 2011 – Easter Bunny Bonanza

Busy Barns - Easter EggsHop on down the bunny trail and fill your basket with fun at Busy Barns Adventure Farms First Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter egg-citement includes a hayride to the egg hunt field, baby farm animals, pictures with the Easter Bunny, scavenger hunts, Easter egg plinko, bunny tunnel, egg launcher, rabbit hole slide, storytelling with the Easter Bunny, the hippity-hop farmstead, plus all of the farm play activities. Join us April 16, 17, 22, 23 and Easter Sunday April 24 from 10:00am to 6:00pm for our Bunny Bonanza.

Fort Atkinson – Busy Barns Adventure Farm LLC W7675 US Hwy 12 Fort Atkinson (920) 691-6742


April 16, 2011 – Hearty Farm Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Busy Barns Farm

The Fort Atkinson FFA Alumni presents a hearty farm breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Busy Barns Farm on Saturday, April 16th. The breakfast runs from 8:00am until 11:30am and includes pancakes, sausage, eggs, ham, coffee, milk and juice. All proceeds go toward FFA student scholarships, projects and activities. Please support our local youth interested in agriculture.

Fort Atkinson – Busy Barns Adventure Farm LLC W7675 US Hwy 12 Fort Atkinson (920) 691-6742


April 17, 2011 – American Legion Pancake Breakfast

7am – noon

Palmyra – 115 N. Third St. (262) 495-2632

April 1 – October 31, 2011 – Organized Group Bike Rides

Explore the scenic and less traveled town and country roads. Visit Backyard Bike & Ski Shop’s website for more information.

Whitewater – Kettle Moraine State Forest (262) 495-8600

April 1 – May 1, 2011 – AnnieAnnie

America’s favorite cartoon sweetheart is back in one of the most popular Broadway shows of the century. Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, ANNIE is an inspirational show for all ages! You’ll surely want to adopt Little Orphan Annie for your own after you see this musical comedy smash. Seven shows weekly, see web site for specific times, prices and menus. Group rates and youth packages available.

Fort Atkinson – The Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Avenue (800) 477-9505


Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.