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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.