Forest Fest is a fun, FREE family event that celebrates all the forest has to offer!
Forest Fest also features logging equipment demonstrations, a lumberjack breakfast, arts and craft vendors, exhibits, horse-drawn wagon rides, children’s activities, live trout pond, birds of prey, chainsaw carving, papermaking, logging history, great food and more!
Interested in being a sponsor, vendor or exhibitor?
We’re always looking for sponsors to help cover costs of this event, and industry professionals that are interested in donating their time, talent and/or equipment to demonstrate their products and practices in any aspect of how the forest is used to make everyday products. Sponsorship levels are available to meet any budget.
Artisans and crafters are also invited to showcase their wares. Booths are 12x12 and include a table and 2 chairs for $25. Governmental agencies and non-profit organizations are welcome at no cost.
Attendees learn about the heritage and legacy of Wisconsin’s timber industry, and modern day techniques and equipment through demonstrations, exhibits and hands-on activities. Programs that focus on sustainable management of our natural resources include wood harvesting, wood products, wilderness, wildlife, water quality and recreation.