February 22, 2014
Claus Kraetke Memorial Ice Fishing Jamboree
This ice fishing tournament will be headquartered out of Donner’s Bay Resort on the Turtle Flambeau Flowage. Cash prizes will be given for the largest fish caught in several categories. Hot food, warm & cold beverages and tickets for great raffles will be for sale inside the resort's lodge. The 2014 raffle prizes include a Stoeger shotgun, Vexilar fish finder, St. Croix ice fishing gear package, bicycles, booze baskets, hams, guided fishing trip and much more. The resort is located just off of Iron County Hwy FF between Mercer and Butternut at 2974 Hiawatha Road, Butternut, WI 54514.
August 9, 2014
Turtle Flambeau Flowage Association Pig & Corn Roast
The Turtle-Flambeau Flowage Association will hold a Pig & Corn Roast with food service beginning at 4:00 p.m. and going until it is gone, usually by 7:00 p.m. On the menu will be pork, with all the fixings, and sweet corn. Live music, raffles and beer specials. All proceeds will go toward Turtle Flambeau Flowage Association activities. Event location: Gateway Lodge & Resort, 4695 N Popko Circle W, Mercer, WI 54547.
October 17-18, 2014
3rd Annual Mercer Muskie Madness Tournament
Mercer Muskie Madness Tournament, is a two person team Muskie fishing challenge, limit two contestants per boat, entry fee is $150 per boat $75 each person.1st Place $2,400, 2nd place $1,440 and 3rd place $960; prizes based on 60 registered teams. The tournament and meal headquarters is the Gateway Lodge. HeadquarterswTournament So come and have a great time on the beautiful Turtle Flambeau Flowage!!!!
December TBA, 2014 - January TBA, 2015
10th Annual Sno-Goers "Winter Blast Poker Run"
Pick up entry sheets at participating business locations. Locations will be listed closer to event. Prizes are awarded to the top poker hands. Each business stamp will earn you a poker card. Five stops will be mandatory for a full hand. All sheets must be turned in no later than 7:00 p.m. on Winter Blast Saturday at the Groomer Barn. "Poker Run" is in conjunction with the "Winter Blast". All proceeds benefit the Mercer Sno-Goers Snowmobile Club (http://www.mercersnogoers.com/ ).
January 17, 2015
10th Annual Sno-Goers Winter Blast
Downtown Mercer at the Groomer Barn. Watch for signs on the Railroad Grade, also called Corridor 17. Starts 10 a.m. and runs until midnight. Serving food and refreshments throughout the event. Live music in the evening. NO COVER CHARGE! Lots of raffle drawings and prizes. All proceeds benefit the Mercer Sno-Goers Snowmobile Club (http://www.mercersnogoers.com/ ).
January TBA, 2015
Dear Lodge on Trail 12B. Serving from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. All the brats, hamburgers and sides you can eat; $8 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Raffle drawings throughout the event. Eat inside or by the bonfire! All proceeds benefit the Mercer Sno-Goers Snowmobile Club http://www.mercersnogoers.com/ ).
January 31, 2015
9th Annual Justin Donner Memorial Fisheree
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sponsored by the JPD Warrior Project, Inc. This ice fishing tournament will be headquartered out of Donner’s Bay Resort on the Turtle Flambeau Flowage. Cash prizes will be given for the largest fish caught in several categories. You do not need to fish to participate as there will be many raffles & auctions, along with food & beverages in the big heated tents that will be set up on the ice. FIREWORKS over the ice will immediately follow the awards ceremony.
February TBA, 2015
Gateway Lodge & Resort on Trail 10A. Serving from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. All you can eat breakfast buffet including scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, homemade biscuits & gravy, Texas style French toast and hash browns. All this for $8 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.
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