Event Schedule

The Schedule of Events for the 72nd Annual Musky Festival
Presented by Adventure RV and Powersports of Hayward

All events, entertainment, sponsors & schedule subject to change without notice.

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Thursday, June 23

Friday, June 24

  • Sunrise – Sunset
    Canoe/Kayak/SUP Race and Paddle Party on Lake Hayward (ends 6/26) – Presented by Hayward Water Sports | Hayward Outfitters
  • 9am – 5pm
    Sidewalk Sales @ Downtown Hayward & Area Retail Stores
  • 9am – 5pm
    Handmade Art & Craft Show, Food, Refreshments & Live Entertainment
  • 9am – 5pm
    Hayward Area High School Bass Team Casting Game & Fundraiser on Third Street
  • 9am – 5pm
    3D Chalk Art on Second Street presented by Deerfoot Lodge & Resort
  • 10:45am
    Woodland Dance Troupe Native American Dancers on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward
  • 10am – 5pm
    Caricatures by Rachel near the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward
  • 10am – 5pm
    Speed Ball Throw on Third Street by the Knights of Columbus
  • 10am – 5pm
    Fishing Has No Boundaries Fishing Booth Open for Registrations
  • 10am – 10pm
    Hayward Lions Club and Hayward Rotary Club’s Beer and Brat Tents Open
  • 11am – 10pm
    Carnival Open at the Fuller Building Lot Courtesy of St. Joe’s Catholic Church
  • 12pm – 4pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Hours, all ages $20 each
  • 12pm – 4pm
    Learn to Fish Event at Shue’s Pond – Courtesy of the Wisconsin DNR
  • Noon
    Mini & Junior Musky Queen Presentation Presented by the Hayward Dairy Queen on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward
  • 12:30pm
    Watermelon Eating Contest presented by Marketplace Foods
  • 1pm – 4pm
    Live Music by Oddly Specific on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward – Sponsored by Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College
  • 6pm – 10pm
    Carnival Wrist Band Hours, all ages $20 each
  • 7:30pm
    Hayward Hawks vs. Blooming Valley Devils – Larry Somerville Field
  • 6:00pm
    Musky Queen Crowning Ceremony Presented by the Hayward Dairy Queen on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward
  • 7pm – 10pm
    FREE Live Music by Molly and the Danger Band on the Sevenwinds Casino Main Stage in Downtown Hayward – Sponsored by Johnson Financial Group

Saturday, June 25

Sunday, June 26