Be a part of our community.  Be a part of our festivals!

We are a 501-c3 organization dedicated to creating and hosting family-friendly, inclusive festivals and special events that showcase our community and give back to other area nonprofits.



We’re looking for self-motivated, high-energy individuals that have strong communication and organization skills to join our team.  Experience with social media is a plus.  We are looking to fill a ‘Support Specialist’ role by May 1, 2023.

To read the job description – click here


Submit your resume and cover letter or inquiries to Pete Wilke – information listed below


Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are also available for businesses, organizations, and individuals.  For more information on our sponsorship opportunities, click here.

And for other questions/concerns, please contact:
Peter Wilke – Executive Director


Donate below to help us continue our mission!

Mission Statement

To direct, promote, and support festivals and special events that showcase the Fond du Lac area community and provide financial assistance to charitable organizations in the area.

Fond du Lac Festivals, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to our vision of Creating Community through Events showcasing Fond du Lac and enhancing the quality of life for our residents while providing assistance to local charitable organizations.


Our events are offered either free of charge or for a minimal fee. This would not be possible without the generous support of our many sponsors.


Click here for a one-time donation


Events like Walleye Weekend and Sturgeon Spectacular are made possible by sponsors and donors like you.  For sponsorship opportunities and more information, click here


Tax Exempt Status

As a 501(c)(3), Fond du Lac Festivals has tax exempt status. Donations made to Fond du Lac Festivals are tax -deductible to the extent allowed by the law.

Donor Privacy Policy

The policy of Fond du Lac Festivals is to respect the privacy of our donors. We NEVER sell or trade information about its contributors to any other organization or person. Your gift information is known only to you and our personnel, to the extent necessary to process your gift and send related correspondence.