There are plenty of reasons to visit the area and stay in a Inn in Ashland, WI. Ashland is full of events and festivals that make the trip worth your while. From July 19 to 21, Ashland offers the Bad Days Festival, which is a festival of family fun with activities for all ages. Read on to learn more about the Bad Days Festival and why Ashland is the place to be this July!
What to expect at the Bad Days Festival
Ashland’s Bad Days Festival is one of the Northland’s most popular summer events, and a great way to spend a hot summer weekend in July. Bad Days offers great, old-fashioned family fun for all ages. There is a baby crawl, toddler run, big wheel and tons of free activities for kids. Plus, there will be food, arts and crafts, a strongman competition, live music, entertainment, a pie-eating contest, a dog jumping contest and more. Over the weekend, guests will get to enjoy lots of delicious food and entertainment during this peak weekend in July. It’s a great time for everyone to get out of the house and celebrate the summer.
For music and entertainment, you can attend the Battle of the Bands on Friday night. On Saturday night, Ashland features the Bad Days Karaoke Finals. Then on Sunday, you can watch Ashland’s Got Talent! The hours of the festival are Friday from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There’s a 5K and 10K fun run, Little Minnow Kids’ Triathlon, jumping contests and tons of free activities and fun for all ages. The festival takes place on the beautiful Chequamegon Bay on Lake Superior, which is an idyllic location for family fun. Admission is completely free, and many of the activities are free as well!
Where to stay in Ashland
When staying in rural Ashland, there’s no better way to experience local life than by checking in to a Inn in Ashland, WI. Second Wind Country Inn will allow you to enjoy the rustic elegance, comfort and serenity of a 40-acre hobby farm, which is only minutes from the South Shore of Lake Superior and the fun events of the Bad Days Festival. You can easily find tranquility and relaxation at Second Wind Country Inn and the fun and excitement for the family that the Bad Days Festival offers, all in the same weekend.
At Second Wind Country Inn, our six unique suites give you a choice in atmosphere and décor, while the sprawling property offers a bountiful feast for the senses. Not only are our rooms fully furnished and cleaned, but we offer amenities like free Wi-Fi, a fully stocked library, board games and more. You can relax on the front porch swings or go for a walk around the 40 acres of property and enjoy the crisp country air. We also offer a spacious deck, swing set and campfire. Book your stay today to make sure you get a room the weekend of the Bad Days Festival!