June 19, 2015 – 3rd Annual First Wing Community Barn Dance

Friday night, June 19, join us from 1pm to 10pm for our 3rd annual First Wing Community Barn Dance at the Deerfield Rod & Gun Club.

Live music, calling by the Rattletrap String Band – Madison’s favorite dance band for over 25 years! All dances taught, all ages welcome. Complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be served.

$5 individual, $20 family of 5 or more.

Deerfield -Rod & Gun Club – 4372 Rod & Gun Club Road (just north of Deerfield, off Hwy BB)


June 20, 2015 – Fort Atkinson Half Marathon & 5k

Join Fort Atkinson in the Half Marathon & 5k, as the trail wides through the heart of Fort Atkinson, and showcases its historical features.  Run down the peaceful Glacial Bike Trail and through the main streets.

This race is one of a kind, including a relay race and kids 1.1 mile race.  Zip past the many cheering community members, and then race through the finish line, where you’ll find music, food, drinks, and fun.  Then stick around Jones Park, where you’ll find baseball, carnival rides, and more.

7am – 11am

Fort Atkinson – Jones Park, 615 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI



(920) 563-3210


June 21, 2015 – Watertown Outdoor Arts Festival – Riverside Park

Admission is free.  Enjoy live music, food, free art activities for children, and a spectacular array of art.  This is a juried fine art show where only quality original artwork or prints of originals may be displayed.

Watertown – Watertown Tourism Council, Labaree St.

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.