Date and time
09-Jun-2017  3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

10-Jun-2017  10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

11-Jun-2017  11:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Come to Walleye Weekend and play the traditional game of BINGO! Enjoy this exciting game that tests your competitive patience as you wait for that one last number to be called! All participants have the chance to win an assortment of great prizes. Don’t miss your chance to win.  Proceeds benefit the Fond du Lac Humane Society

Bud Light Crankin’ Stein Holding Contest – New!

Date and time
01-Jun-2017 5:00 – 6:30 PM at Fat Joe’s
18-May-2017 7:00 – 8:30 PM at Frenchie’s
25-May-2017 7:00 – 8:30 PM at The Press Box


Bud Light is giving you the opportunity to win BIG with our new “Crankin Stein Holding Contest”.


Put your strength to the test when you stop out at some of the great locations in Fond du Lac and compete to win a years worth of Bud Light!


Each contestant will be given TWO Beer Steins full of beer and then hold them out like good old Frankenstein. Who ever holds their steins the longest at each location will win a Bud Light roller cooler, a Bud Light T-shirt and qualify for the grand prize. Qualifiers will go head to head Saturday, June 10 at 5:45 pm. on the 95.1/96.1 The Rock’s Stage Point at Walleye Weekend! The winner wins A YEAR’S WORTH OF BUD LIGHT! Click here for contest rules.


•May 11th: Schmitty’s (5pm -6:30pm)
•May 18th: Frenchies (7-8:30pm)
•May 25th: The Press Box (7-8:30pm)
•June 1 : Fat Joe’s (5pm – 6:30pm)



Date and time
09-Jun-2017 3:00 – 10:00 p.m.
10-Jun-2017 12:00 – 10:00 p.m.
11-Jun-2017 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

New to Walleye Weekend is a small midway located at Frazier Point. Large rides will include: tilt, scrambler, round-up, and rocko plane. The small rides will include: F80’s, car ride, berry go round, crickets, play port, apples or dragons. In addition there will be games and a Taco food truck. To get your wristbands in advance, click here, and buy however many you want!


Ticket prices:

1 – $1.25; 30 – $30


Wristbands – $25; Wristband in Advance – $20. The wristbands include all rides.


Friday: wristband all day (open to close)


Saturday: regular tickets


Sunday: regular tickets

Custom Logo Walleye Wear Apparel


Date and time
09-Jun-2017 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM
10-Jun-2017 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
11-Jun-2017 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Walleye Weekend Merchandise is available at this unique and always popular merchandise tent offering all the official wearables of the event. T-Shirts, sweatshirts, caps, and accessories will be offered while supplies last, so please don’t hesitate. Stop out and see WHAT’S NEW and WHAT’S HOT! Take a little piece of Walleye Weekend 2017 home with you.

Echoes of Camp Randall Marching Band

Date and time
11-Jun-2017 12:00 pm

Who doesn’t love the Echoes of Camp Randall (aka University of Wisconsin) marching band? You will want to arrive early to get a good spot when the band marches in on North Main Street and heads east along Promen Drive. After the UW parade they will entertain you with a 5th quarter performance. On Wisconsin! Band sponsored by Michels Corporation. In memory of Lori Garbisch, Fond du Lac Festivals board member.

Helicopter Rides

Date and time
09-Jun-2017 5:00 PM – dusk
10-Jun-2017 8:00 AM – dusk
11-Jun-2017 12:00 – 4:00 PM

You have seen Walleye Weekend from the ground, and now you can see it from the air! Experience an exciting helicopter tour with Fly High Wisconsin. All flights are conducted within a 25 mile radius of Lakeside Park. Fee: $40 is payable at point of departure. Cash and credit cards are accepted. The launch pad is located to the South of Familyland and along the West side of Main Street.

Holiday Automotive Boss of the Moss

Date and time
09-Jun-2017 4:00 – 8:00 PM
10-Jun-2017 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
11-Jun-2017 1 PM Championship Finals

Who is Holiday Automotive’s Boss of the Moss? Challenge yourself to each of the six portable putting greens – each one progressively more difficult. Competition age brackets: ages 0 -15 children; and ages 16+ adults. Fee: $5 children and teens. $10 Adults.


Prizes include: children trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Adults $1,000, $500 and $250 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places respectively. Bring your putter or borrow one. Walleye Weekend provides balls.


This event benefits the ARC, providing vital services to our community members with intellectual/development disabilities.


Click here for the tournament rules.


Click here for amatuer rules/application/release.

Meet the Door County Sled Dogs

Date and time
10-Jun-2017 12:00 pm – in Main St near Familyland

The Door County Sled Dogs are a recreational sled dog team (all rescues) consisting of seven purebred Siberian Huskies, five Alaskan Huskies, one very special collie/husky mix and two human mushers: Rick Desotelle and Bonnie Ulrich. Assisting with their mission are a team of over 40 volunteers from all across the state, along with their 44 rescues, mostly Huskies, who also volunteer!The dogs are a “recreational mid-distance” team that participates in races, fun runs, leisurely trail rides, and many special community events. They adore children and people in general.

Sunday Ecumenical Service

Date and time
11-Jun-2017 9:00 a.m.

Essential Rock Church, in conjunction with several other Protestant churches, announces an ecumenical outdoor Christian worship service at Walleye Weekend on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. on the Spectrum 97.7 Music Stage East. Bring friends, family, co-workers and your lawn chairs or blanket and enjoy a biblical message, faithful prayer, and wonderful worship. This 1-hour service can be followed by a whole day of event activities.

Several local pastors will preside over the service and share God’s word. Holy Communion will be served and all are welcome to prepare their hearts and partake with their church/pastor of choice.