Famous Dave’s Fishing with Kids – EVERY TUESDAY

Famous Dave’s of Hayward hosts Professional Fishing Guide, Mike Best, as he demonstrates how to bait the hook, cast and reel, as well as answer any fishing questions.

  • Tuesdays at 11AM-12Noon
  • June 17th – August 26th, 2014
  • All equipment is supplied
  • Famous Dave’s will provide snacks for the kids following the event
  • Famous Dave’s Fishing with Kids lasts approximately 1 hour
  • REGISTER for the event by calling the resort office 715-462-4006

Famous Dave’s Annual 4th of July Fireworks

Every year we celebrate the 4th of July with a spectacular fireworks show over beautiful Round Lake.  Be sure to arrive early at Famous Dave’s to grab a bite to eat and an ice cold beverage before you settle in your favorite spot out on our patio or lawn to enjoy the show because we pack big crowd!

FIREWORKS SHOW: July 3rd, 2014 at dusk

American Birkebeiner

The Birkie is a year-round lifestyle choice for thousands of outdoor fitness enthusiasts of all levels. From its signature ski race–the legendary American Birkebeiner–The Birkie has grown into an exciting array of fitness and recreational opportunities. The 50-kilometer Birkie Trail attracts skiers, runners, bikers, trekkers, and hikers, from casual day-trippers to elite superstars. Hosted by major-event specialists Hayward and Cable, Wisconsin, the Birkie is now an outdoor sports mecca, a series of great races, a fitness destination, and a lifestyle.
Ski . Run . Live!


Come see Famous Dave’s beloved mascot Wilbur water ski on Round Lake in front of the restaurant.  Enjoy the show & meet Wilbur at the dock! Wilbur Wednesday’s Water-Skiing begins at 12 noon!


Lumberjack World Championships

The Lumberjack World Championships® in Hayward, Wisconsin showcases over 21 unique competitions and world records in events ranging from men’s and women’s logrolling, to chopping and the exciting pole climb. Over 100 plus competitors vie for more than $50,000 in prize money, making this one of the largest purses for lumberjack competition in the world.

Fat Tire Festival 

To enthusiastic off-road bicyclists from across the country, the annual trek to the Chequamegon (She-wa-me-gon) Fat Tire Festival presented by Trek means fat tire racing and fat tire fun. Each year in mid-September, thousands of fat tired fliers descend on the towns of Cable and Hayward in northwestern Wisconsin to take on the off road bicycle tests of endurance and agility offered throughout the weekend.

For a complete calendar of Hayward area events, please visit the Hayward Chamber of Commerce or Hayward Lakes Visitors and Convention Bureau.