Berry Fest 2018

Our Berry Fest is a summer tradition begun in 1950. Today it’s an important part of Platteville’s Hometown Festival Week.

You’ll find loads of free fun, great food, healthy activities, awesome music… and … a surprisingly competitive and uproariously entertaining foot race of local mascots!

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  • NEW! Book Walk Tour by our Nightingale’s Nursing Team
  • Spinning great summer tunes is Classic Reunion Music Services
  • Antique fire truck rides
  • NEW! Dual inflatable slide
  • Kids’ dash and speeding tickets by the Platteville Police
  • Swing away at the Batting Cages thanks to the City of Platteville Rec Dept.
  • Fighting Saints hockey slap shot game (meet Bernie, too!)
  • Face painting by Rotary Club of Platteville
  • Bean bag throwing
  • Dunk tank
  • Tour an ambulance and meet Southwest Health EMS
  • See fire trucks up close
  • Spray a real fire hose with the Platteville Fire Dept.
  • Pedal the bike obstacle course by Momentum Bikes
  • NEW! Put your face in a berry hole!
  • NEW! Mental Health Moment
  • Spin the wheel, take the quize and win prizes
  • Play the bean bag toss
  • Plus, our Passport to Fun is back again this year, giving every child who participates gets a chance to win a FREE bike, courtesy of Momentum Bikes!

Plus delicious family-priced food. Food tickets available onsite. Serving food until 7:30 pm.

All biodegradable and recyclable containers and silverware. We’re shooting for ZERO waste again in 2018!

Summers are made for hanging with your BFFs. RSVP here!