50th Annual Wausau Fun Day and Possum Festival

Published: June 19th, 2016, 2:04 pm

Wausau Possum King and Queen Dressed in a crazy outfit.

Great Family Fun All Day Long!

The Wausau Possum Festival is held on the first Saturday in August each year. This year marks 50 years that this heritage festival has been celebrating all things possum. There are many great activities, music and food that will be available throughout the day. Festivities kick off early with a pancake breakfast.

2019 Scheduled Line-Up of Activites

Friday, August 2nd, 2019

"Possum King & Queen" Contest

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

*subject to change

6-9AM - Pancake Breakfast

10AM - Possum Parade

12PM - Possum Auction & Political Candidate Speeches

Future Renegades Challenge (junior firefighter obstacle course - three age categories: 5-under, 6-9 & 10-up)*

Arts & Crafts Vendors

Hog Callin', Rooster Crowin' & Cow Lowin' Contests

Crosscut Sawing Contest

Gospel, Bluegrass & Country Music until 5pm

For Event Information

Call The Wausau City Hall

Visit the Offical Posum Day Website