August 06 – 07, 2012 – Best Dam Bike Tour
MS 150 Mile, Multi-Day Road Tour, 150 Miles of Open Road Ahead. You’ve always been up for a challenge and meeting this one can make a world of difference. Two days, 150 miles that will challenge you and reward you like no other cycling event.
Whitewater (800) 242-3358  
August 08, 2012 – Lake Mills City Band Concert
Enjoy local musical talent in Commons Park at 7pm.
Lake Mills (920) 648-3585 –   
August 09 – 12, 2012 – Watertown Riverfest
Riverfest will feature several national acts and a host of top quality regional music. A Taste of Watertown, Carnival, Craft Fair, Classic Car Show and much more. For complete details please visit the Riverfest website.
Watertown – Riverside Park (920) 261-6320   
August 10 – 12, 2012 – Rec Rangers Go Bananas Weekend
You never know what our Rec Rangers have in store for this weekend but we can guarantee it will be messy, wet, crazy and fun. Join us as we celebrate National Smores Day with many of their themed activities. Don’t forget to bring extra clothes and a squirt gun as these may be needed for the extra wet fun you will have this weekend.

Fort Atkinson – Jellystone Park (920) 568-4100   
August 10, 2012 – Cambridge Concert in Veterans Park
Music by “A Little Bit of Heaven”: polka, waltzes, old favorites, country. From 6:30-8:30. This is perfect for listening, picnicking, dancing and just enjoying summer. Families are invited.

Cambridge – downtown Veterans Park (608) 423-2107
August 10 – 18, 2012 – “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” a musical
This popular musical comedy is about six quirky adolescents competing in a middle-school spelling bee, run by three equally-quirky grown-ups. Audience participation adds to the fun. Enjoy wine, cheese, crackers and chocolates while learning how to spell:) Shows start at 7:30 each night – 10, 11, 16, 17 & 18 of August.
Lake Mills – Lewis Station Winery (920) 648-5481     
Putnam County 
August 12, 2012 – Motocross
Motocross race at Aztalan Race Track.  

Aztalan Racing – 414-265-1582 –  
August 12, 2012 – Waterloo Fit City Triathlon
Welcome to the Waterloo Fit City Triathlon, organized and sponsored by Watfitcity
the Waterloo Swim Club. Waterloo is a small, rural community located in south central Wisconsin, about 30 minutes northeast of Madison.
The Waterloo Fit City Triathlon is a sprint distance triathlon for kids and adults alike. Adult race consists of a 500 yd. swim, 14.3 mile bike and 3.1 mile run. All Ages Welcome!
Participants can look forward to a great race course, goodie bags, t-shirts, food/drink, door prizes, chip timing, music, and more!
Waterloo Fit City Triathlon
Sunday, August 12, 2012 @ 8:00am local time
Waterloo High School
865 North Monroe Street
Waterloo, Wisconsin 53594
$20 Kids
$45 Adults
$50 Kid Relay
$75 Adult Relay
Early Bird: 6pm to 7:30pm, Aug. 11th
Race Day: 6am to 9am, Aug. 12th
Waterloo High School Pool Entrance
On-line registration at
Registration forms may also be picked up and dropped off at the Karl Junginger Memorial Library, Waterloo, Wisconsin. Please drop off forms NO LATER than Saturday, August 11th by 3pm.

Registration Closing Date (ONLINE):
Thursday, August 9, 2011 @ 11:59pm
Race day and late registration subject to $10.00 late fee for individual and relays. Avoid Late Fees, Register BY August 9th!!
Race day registration subject to space availability!!
Email inquiries to
Waterloo – Waterloo High School 865 North Monroe 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.