Leaf it to Rusk Downtown Events


Scarecrows on Parade! (Hwy 8 – top of the bridge)

Stroll along the sidewalk to view the marvelous scarecrows created by area businesses and organizations before the scarecrows leave for whatever comes next in a scarecrows short life.  Vote for your top 3 scarecrows!

Sept. 23-25: 9-5PM Homemade Ice Cream & Kids Mug Decorating – Fine Arts Center & Gallery – 105 Miner Ave. W. Downtown Ladysmith

Sat. Sept. 24: 9am to 12pm J&B’s Candy Shop Grand Opening. 213 Lake Ave. W.

Sat. Sept. 24: 10am to 2pm Classic Car Show Miner Ave in Ladysmith. Trophies & Dash Plaques – Sponsored by Ladysmith Lions

Sat. Sept. 24: 10am to 4pm Antique Tractor Show Miner Ave in Ladysmith.

Sat. Sept. 24: 10am to 4pm As American as Apple Pie – Apple Themed Games, Apple Treats & Silent Auction (Sponsored by Rusk Dems) 117 Miner Ave. W.

Sat. Sept. 24: 10am to 4pm Dunk Tank, Cake Walk, Games, Coffee & Donuts (Sponsored by Rusk County Republican Party)Intersection of Miner Ave. & E. 2nd St.

Sat. Sept. 24: 10am to 2pm Free Kids Airbrush Tattoos by ML Faces – Miner Plaza

Sat. Sept. 24: 11am Free Family Movie – TBA – Miner Theatre in downtown Ladysmith – Sponsored by Ladysmith Federal Savings & Loan.

Sat. Sept. 24: Starting at 11am – 211 Club Oktoberfest Cookout & Beer Garden. Brat, Hot Dog & Rose’s Famous Pulled Pork Cookout with Beer Garden in front of 211 Club on Miner Ave.

Sat. Sept. 24: 5th Quarter Beer Garden on Miner Ave. Enjoy your favorite beverage while taking in the Music on Miner.

Sat. Sept. 24: 11am-2pm Fresh Steamed Sweet Corn – Centennial Square – Miner Ave. – Downtown Ladysmith.

Sat. Sept. 24: 12PM-10PM Music on Miner – Live Music on Miner Avenue (Intersection of Miner & W. 2nd St.) from 12pm-10pm.

12-1PM – Sage Leary

1-2PM – Mario Brothers

3-6PM – Mojo Blues Band

7-10PM – Anxiety

Sat. Sept. 24: 1pm Ladysmith Jaycees Cornhole “Bean Bag” Tournament – Miner Avenue near the 211 Club in downtown Ladysmith – 2 Person Teams, Double Elimination, $20 per team – 50% payout to 1st Place, Proceeds to Jaycee Scholarship Fund – 12PM Registration.

*Ladysmith Main Street will be having a Downtown Scavenger Hunt on Sat. Sheets will be available for pick-up at the Rusk County Visitor Center & Ladysmith Main Street Office and must be turned in by Mon. Oct. 3 at the Rusk County Visitor Center. A prize will be given from a drawing of the correct entries.


For a full county-wide event schedule, visit:  http://leafittoruskcounty.com/