Ashippun picnic

Ashippun picnic

ASHIPPUN -- Ashippun Firefighter's Picnic is set for Friday through Sunday at Firefighter's Park, W2665 Oak St. The three-day event includes food, entertainment and carnival rides.

The Ashippun History Committee display is open all weekend and will focus on "Ashippun Farming in the Old Days."

On Friday from 6-8 p.m. there will be bingo in the kitchen and a 32-team bean bag challenge with a 7 p.m. start. There is a $20 entry fee. For more information call Rob at 262-719-8850.

Those Guys will provide musical entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight. There is no cover. Food will be served from 5 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

On Saturday, there is a car show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call Mike at 262-443-3926.

Modified garden tractor pulls will start at 1 p.m.

Great Lakes Championship Wrestling featuring Gangrel will start at 6 p.m.

Stetsin & Lace will provide musical entertainment from 8:30 p.m. to midnight. There is no cover.

Food will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

On Sunday, there will be an ecumenical church service at 10 a.m.

There will be championship water barrel fights at noon. Volleyball will also begin at noon. For more information, call Ashley at 608-642-1028.

The raffle ticket drawing is slated for 3 p.m.

"Donations will go to a new monitor defibrillator, which costs in excess of $30,000," said Scott Peirick, Ashippun fire chief. "The new monitor/defibrillator is typically used in the field in the event of someone suffering from a heart attack. It transmits vital EKG information from the scene to the hospital."

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