June 18, 2012 – Fort Atkinson Community Band Concert

Fort Atkinson Community Band Concert & Ice cream Social.

Ice cream social begins at 6:30 pm, band concert at 7:30 pm. Seating is provided or bring your own lawn chair.

Fort Atkinson – Barrie Park – Fort Atkinson, WI (920) 563-8224 http://www.FortAtkinsonCommunityBand.org


June 19 – 20, 2012 – Soul’d Out Quartet in Christian Concert

Based in Georgetown, Ohio, Soul’d Out Ministries began as a trio and reformed as a quartet in 2004. They tour full time performing in churches, theaters, festivals, Dollywood, Silver Dollar City and on the main stage at the National Quartet Convention. This group is young, exciting and energetic. Their performances includes hymns to progressive gospel with a good balance of entertainment and ministry that appeals to all ages.

Appearing with Soul’d Out Quartet will be well-known Christian Comedian Aaron Wilburn. Also an award-winning songwriter and a member of the Alabama Music Hall of Fame, his travels with the Gaither Homecoming Tour have made him one of the most beloved humorists in both the Christian and secular entertainment world. Tuesday and Wednesday matinee arrival 10:30am, Tuesday evening arrival 5:00pm.

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


June 19, 2012 – Fort Atkinson Cruise Nights – Year 9

Music, food, great old cars and more! 5:30 to 8:30pm.

Fort Atkinson – Jones Park, Janesville Ave.
(Business Hwy 26 South) (920) 563-7501


June 20, 2012 – Lake Mills City Band Concert

Enjoy local musical talent in Commons Park at 7pm. The City Band concerts follows the weekly Farmers’ Market – come down for the afternoon and stay for the evening!

Lake Mills (920) 648-3585


June 21, 2012 – Whitewater Concert In The Park – The Dang-Its

The Whitewater Parks and Recreation Department would like toThe Dang Its welcome “The Dang-Its” to Cravath Lakefront Park on Thursday, June 21st at 7pm. There’s country, and then there’s country. For The Dang-Its, country music means those roots and branches of a vital American genre that rarely make an appearance in the mainstream of popular culture. Honky Tonk, Western Swing, Americana, Folk, Bluegrass, Alt-Country, Singer-Songwriter, Cajun, Country Blues.

Since 1998 The Dang-Its have incorporated these diverse influences, developing their own sound and style through hundreds of performances and two critically acclaimed recordings. This show is suitable for all ages and free of charge.

Whitewater – Cravath Lakefront Park 341 S Fremont Street

(262) 473-0121 – http://www.whitewater-wi.gov


June 21, 2012 – Third Thursday: a poetry event

Third Thursday is a monthly poetry reading. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by an open mic poetry reading. All poets and poetry lovers are encouraged to attend. Those reading for the open mic do not need to read their own work. The event begins at 6 pm in the FCCU Community Room.

The featured poet for June is Fabu.

Fort Atkinson – Dwight Foster Public Library
209 Merchants Avenue (920) 563-7790


June 21 – 24, 2012 – Town & Country Days

Downtown Commons Park, amusements, entertainment, live music, daily Legion Hamburger Stand “Sliders” and Legion Ladies Auxiliary Pie Stand EVERY DAY! Parade on June 23, starts 10:30am, the Parade line up is on Main Street by the Lake Mills High School and proceeds down Main Street to Prospect Street, where it disbands.

Lake Mills – (920) 648-3585 http://www.lakemills.org


June 22 – 23, 2012 – Watertown Street Dance

Looking for live music, food, drinks and an all around good time? Plan to head to downtown Watertown for the 2012 Street Dance! More exciting details will be published as the date approaches.

Watertown – N. 1st Street Parking Lot (920) 261-6320


June 22 – 24, 2012 – Summer Solstice with Greek Games Weekend

We celebrate the summer solstice with Greek games, toga dance, discus, chariot races and much more. You can enjoy all our many activities and become an Olympian in our annual Family Greek games. Whatever activities you choose, we guarantee a good time. Add even more family fun and extend your stay throughout the week as we have daily activities leading into the holiday weekend.

Fort Atkinson – Jellystone Park (920) 568-4100


June 23, 2012 – Garden Walk

9am to 3pm. Tour local gardens. Tickets can be purchased at Powers Memorial Library – Rain date is June 24.

Palmyra – Palmyra Area (262) 495-8316


June 23, 2012 – Rotary Fun Family Float

Put your canoe, kayak or other floatable conveyance in the Rock River at Highway B, Johnson Creek and end in beautiful Rotary Park in Jefferson to enjoy food, beverages, music and fun. Prizes awarded. Preregistration required.

Jefferson – Rotary Park (920) 674-9000

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.