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May 15 - May 17 Manitowoc - Midwestern Model Ships & Boats Contest and Display.
Modelers from throughout the US will fill the museum's Riverview Room with exquisite models of great ships. 9 am-5 pm Wisconsin Maritime Museum, Maritime Dr.. For more information call (920) 684-0218.
Jun 13 Manitowoc - 25th Annual Manitowoc Garden Fair. Gardener's paradise! Featuring annuals, perennials, herbs, garden art, fine crafts, antiques, statuary, furniture and food. Rain or shine, free, 10 am-3:30 pm. Washington Park, Washington Street. For more information call (920) 682-2050.
Jun 24 Manitowoc - Cool City Classic Car Cruise . Check out all the classic and antique cars during this annual parade. Last years lasted about an hour and there were over 400 cars participating. Free, lign up at 4 pm, cruise starts at 6 pm. Entertainment, food and refreshments at the end of the cruise. 6 pm-9 pm UW-Manitowoc to Downtown Two Rivers. For more information call (920) 794-1482.
Sep 12 Manitowoc - Sputnikfest. This quirky festival commemorates the piece of space debris from Russian Sputnik IV that landed here in Manitowoc on Sept 6, 1962. Festivities include family activities, costume contest, Miss Space Debris Pageant, food, juried art fair, entertainment and lot more spacey fun! Free Rahr-West Art Museum, 8th Street. For more information call (920) 686-3090 .
Sep 12 - Sep 13 Manitowoc - Rural Life Days: Tractor Show and Thresheree. Presented in partnership with the Mid-Lakes Rustic Iron Club, discover what life was like during our communities early years with live field demos, steam engines, farm tractors, and various activities in 25 historic buildings. Fee charged, 9 am-4 pm Pinecrest Historical Village, Hwy. JJ. For more information call (920) 684-4445.