August 6-9, 2015 – Watertown Riverfest

Features several national acts and a host of to quality regional entertainment.  A Taste of Watertown, Carnival, Craft Fair, Classic Car Show, Fireworks and much more.  Location is at Riverside Park in Watertown, WI.

Check our website for a full list of events for each day of Riverfest.

Watertown – Watertown Tourism Council, Labaree St.

Riverfest 2015


August 7-8, 2015 – Cambridge Friends of the Library Used Book Sale

Great bargains on a large selection of used books at the Amundson Center. This event takes place annually on the first weekend in August.

Friday 9am-5pm; Saturday 9am-3pm

Cambridge – Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce, 200 Spring Street



August 7-8, 2015 – Cambridge Maxwell Street Days & Community Wide Garage Sale

Maxwell Street DaysGet the best deals of the year in Cambridge at the sidewalk sales overflowing with goodies at Maxwell Street Days on Friday and Saturday.  Find a treasure at the Community Wide Garage Sale and get a favorite book at the Friends of the Library Book Sale.

10am – 5pm

Cambridge – Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Cambridge



August 8, 2015 – The Great 08 Fun Run & Fest

The Great 08Welcome to a quirky and laugh-inducing day in beautiful downtown Cambridge! Enjoy live music and The Great .08K Fun Run/Walk/Crawl (262 feet) in downtown Veteran’s Park. Exceed .08K and your picture will be posted on the Wall of Shame!

Best Costume will be the King or Queen of the Great 08!

There’s lots more information at the Great08 website.

Beer & Wine Garden, food,  great live music, family games and more!  Food provided by the Cambridge Area Lions Club (so you know, it’s great!)

Cambridge – Downtown Veteran’s Park, 100 W. Main St.

Great 08


August 11, 2015 – Keystone Kruise Night

Check out some hot cars at Kruise Nights in Cambridge.  See old cars in mint condition or new cars with all the bells and whistles.  Car enthusiasts gather at Kruise Night on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from May through September.

Sponsored by The Keystone Grill.

5:30pm to 8:00pm

Cambridge – Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce, 206 W. Main Street


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.