Derived from the Ho Chunk word for “running water,” Nekoosa is located near the geographic center of the state along the Wisconsin River. Paper making has long been the dominant industry. Nekoosa is also home to the annual Nekoosa GIANT Pumpkin Fest. In addition to weigh-ins for large fall produce, visitors can enjoy crafts, a flea market, games, a car show, and a farmers market.
2015 Wisconsin State Shoot
July 14 - July 19
This is a registered trap shoot held at the Shooting Complex in the Town of Rome, outside of Nekoosa. We have 30 Trap fields and an Olympic Bunker. We will be...
October 03 - October 04
History fills your senses at the historical re-enactment at Point Basse
See life as it was lived at a French outpost during the fur trade era...artisans...