Rice Lake is a hub for great outdoor adventure. On the water, boat, fish, and paddle dozens of area lakes. On land, the 104-mile Wild Rivers State Trail and the 74-mile Tuscobia State Trail offer incredible ATVing and snowmobiling. Hikers and mountain bikers will love exploring the scenic Blue Hills Trail System. Birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts will want to visit the Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary. The Rice Lake area also offers seven excellent golf courses. A re-creation of what life in this beautiful region was like during the logging era is displayed at the Pioneer Village Museum, just south of Rice Lake. The Red Barn Theatre and the Northern Star Theatre offer delightful community theater performances.
Barron County Fair
July 19 - July 23
4-H projects and judging, grandstand shows, tractor and truck pulls, harness racing, draft horse show, midway rides, demolition derby, concessions.
Kids from Wisconsin in Rice Lake
The Kids From Wisconsin revue is produced in collaboration with some of this country's best writers, arrangers, and choreographers. Costumes are designed and...
Hungry Hollow Gas & Steam Engine Show
June 30 - July 01
The Hungry Hollow Steam and Gas Engine Club holds it's annual show the last full weekend in June. We are now located on our own show grounds between Barron...
Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse - Rice Lake
Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse is a quick-serve neighborhood BBQ joint! You are able to walk-in, have your pit-smoked meats cut fresh to order and then build it...
Famous for pie. Scandinavian and American food.