What’s New

Check out what’s new and returning to Walleye Weekend in 2023!


Sleep In Heavenly Peace Bed Build

Come help Sleep in Heavenly Peace build 44 beds for the 44th Annual Walleye Weekend! Sleep in Heavenly Peace’s goal is to provide beds for children in the community who may not have one by building them. This year, Sleep In Heavenly Peace invites you and your family to join them in their mission and give the gift of a good night’s sleep to children in your community. Participation includes sanding and assembling headboards with some power tool use required. Safety materials and tools provided.


Friday, June 9th        3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday, June 10th   10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday , June 11th    11:00 am – 4:00 pm


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Echoes of Camp Randal Marching Band

Join Echoes of Camp Randal Marching Band from UW Madison on Mercury Marine Family Day for a 30-minute showcase march through the park leading up to the Closing Ceremony.


Sunday, June 11th

Time: 12:00 pm start time

Location: Promen Drive


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Family Day Bike Ride

Explore Walleye Weekend on Mercury Marine Family Day by bike with a 0.4 mile Little Riders Route or a 2.5 mile Family Route. Rides Start at Denveu Shelter at 9:30 am


Register in advance at Fond du Lac Cyclery, Day of at Walleye Weekend, or online.


For online registration click here


$5 Per Person or $10 Per Family


Proceeds benefit Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund and Boys and United Way of Fond du Lac.


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Matt’s Magic Show and Balloon Artistry

Sponsored by National Exchange Bank & Trust, please welcome Matt’s Magic to Walleye Weekend 2023! During a 25 – 30 minute show, this magician will dazzle you with a free magic show. Be sure to stick around after the show is over to experience an hour of Matt’s Balloon Artistry!


Location: FamilyLand


Saturday, June 10th      10:00 am, 12:30pm, 3:00pm, 5:30pm
Sunday , June 11th         10:00 am, 12:30pm, 3:00pm


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Bubble Mania

Come and Play in Bubble Mania! See who can make the largest bubble with giant bubble sticks, craft your own bubble wand, or create some bubble art!


Location: Imagination Island


Saturday, June 10th: 10:00am – 6:00 pm

Sunday, June 11th: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm


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Sunday Bean Bag Tournament (Family-Friendly)

Be the first to compete in this new 2023 Sunday Bean Bag Tournament. This event is a part of Mercury Marine Family Day and is a family-friendly event open to those 18 and under. Registration is open April 21st.


For more info click here


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Family Day Train Rides

Enjoy Walleye Weekend’s Mercury Marine Family Day on Sunday, June 11th and ride the Lakeside Park Mini Train for free!


Sunday Times: 11 am – 5:30 pm


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Lakeside Park Rides