2017 Schedule of Events









  Friday, July 14, 2017
10am & 1:30pm Ashland Mural Trolley Tours-Pick up at the Bay Area Civic Center.
3:30 - 10:00 pm Bay Days Fun Run 1-mile/5K/10K registration & packet pick-up - Chamber Tent
3:00 - 8:00 pm Craft Vendors - Bayview Park
3:00 - 10:00 pm Food Vendors - Bayview Park
4:00 - 8:00 pm National Guard Climbing Wall
4:00 - 8:00 pm Dunk Tank fundraiser/Ashland K-9 dog unit
4:30 - 6:30 pm Acoustic Relapse
5:00 - 8:00 pm Inflatables and Old Fashioned Games sponsored by Thrivent Financial 
5:30 - 7:00 pm Amateur Dock Dog Jumping Contest - Practice & Registration
7:00 - 10:00 pm Heartland Communications Bay Area Battle of the Bands
 10:00 pm Festival Closes
  Saturday, July 15, 2017
7:00 - 7:30 am Bay Days 1-mile/5K/10K Fun Run packet pick-up at the Chamber Tent
8:00 am Bay Days 1-mile/5K /10K Fun Run  begins at Bayview Park
8 am - 8 pm Registration and Packet pick-up for the Chequamegon Bay Duathlon and the Kids' Little Minnow Triathlon
8 am - 9:30 am Registration for MUD Rutters Off Road Bike Race at WITC parking lot.
9 am - 8 pm Arts & Crafts, Retail Vendors - Bayview Park
9 am - 10 pm Food Booths - Bayview Park
9:30am - 12:pm TBD
10 am Ashland Mural Trolley Tours-Pick up at the Bay Area Civic Center.
10 am MUD Rutters Off Road Bike Race begins at the WITC parking Lot.
10 am- 4 pm Face Painting with Markie Anderson
Dunk Tank  fundraiser/Ashland K-9 dog unit
Sea Hamster - Water Fun
National Guard Climbing Wall
starting at 10:30 am Baby Crawl, Toddler Run (2-4)
11 am - 12 pm Strongest Bam-Bam on the Bay Registration
11:30 am Pie-Eating Contest - Toddlers (3-6) Youth (7-12) & Adult (13 & older) Pre-registration required
12:00 pm Strongest Bam Bam on the Bay for 4 & 5 yr olds-pre-registration required at 11am.
12:00 - 5:00 pm Sportsmen for God - Kids Day - Recreation for kids of all ages
1:00 - 1:30 pm Amateur Dock Dog Jumping Contest Registration
1:00 - 5:00 pm "Strongest Man on the Bay" Contest For information call 715-492-9585
1:30 pm Ashland Mural Trolley Tours-Pick up at the Bay Area Civic Center.
2:00 pm Amateur Dock Dog Jumping Contest
3:30 - 7:00 pm Inflatables - sponsored by Northwoods Community Credit Union
6:00 - 9:00 pm Bay Days Karaoke Finals
9:00 - 9:30 pm Bay Days Karaoke Encore Winners of the Contest Sing a few more songs.
9:40pm Movie on the Dock, Bayview Park—JAWS
11:00 pm Festival Closes
  Sunday, July 16, 2017
7:00 - 8:00 am Chequamegon Bay Duathlon packet pick-up - no race day registration.
8:30 am Chequamegon Bay Sprint Triathlon start
10 am - 3:30 pm Arts & Crafts, Retail Vendors and Food Booths - Bayview Park
10 am - 3 pm
10 am - 3:30 pm Face Painting with Markie Anderson
11 am - 12noon Little Minnow Triathlon packet pick-up - No race-day registration
11:30am-12:30pm Northland Lumberjack Choir
11:30 am Big Wheel Races
12 - 3:30pm Ashland Fire Department w/ 2 trucks on display
12:00pm TBD
12:30 pm Little Minnow Triathlon - ages 5-13
1:00 - 2:00 pm Chequamegon Bay Concert Band - Director, Christine Hulmer Ashlands Got Talent
1:00 - 2:30 pm Building of the Cardboard Boat for races
2:00 - 3:30 pm Ashland's Got Talent
2:30 pm Cardboard Boat Races
3:30 pm Our Lady of the Lake Raffle Drawing
All times and performances subject to change
Stop at the Informational Tent on the Festival Grounds for More Information