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Dousman Derby Days

Jul 28, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

Free

This year marks the 68th annual Dousman Derby Days in Dousman, Wisconsin. It is a great community event that has benefitted many service organizations in and around Dousman over the past 67 years. The Dousman Community Club plans to continue that partnership and funnel our proceeds back into our community. It takes many volunteers and tens of thousands of dollars to put on such an event. It also takes great partnerships, with local organizations, to make this event a success and see it grow. We hope that you can join us in making this year’s Dousman Derby Days a success!

Ya’ll have been asking (for years) and we finally have T-SHIRTS! We also have magnets for sale. Both are available at the Registration table at the Wisconsin State Frog Jump next Saturday and Sunday. We will be selling t-shirts for $15 and have both youth and adult sizes. The magnets are $2 and make great stocking stuffers!

SEE THEM HERE

Wisconsin State Frog Jump is having a coloring contest! Pick up your coloring sheet at Bullfrog Station & Carwash, Chamberlains by Juls Dousman or Ixonia Bank on Main Street in Dousman. All entries need to be turned into the Registration Table during DOUSMAN DERBY DAYS!

2023 Dousman Derby Days details:

NEW IN 2023: THURSDAY!

The fun weekend will include:

Parade | Music | Carnival Rides | Soft Ball Tournament

And of course……… the Famous Wisconsin State Frog Jump!

Young and old try coaxing their frog into jumping the longest distance. An event for all ages.
Saturday and Sunday
Last Call 15 minutes after Registration closes
Entry fee is $1.00 per frog.
An additional $1.00 fee per rental frog.
Each contestant is allowed to enter 2 frogs each day of the contest.

Thursday

  • Open 5pm-10pm Beer Garden and Food Truck Night
  • Live Music by The Acoustix
  • Carnival by Sheridan Amusements
Friday
  • Open 5pm-12am
  • 6PM: Food & Beer Tent Open
  • 6-10PM: Sheridan Amusements Carnival & Games
  • 6-7: Kids Bubbles and Craft
  • 6:45-7:30PM: Kids Magician
  • 7:30-9PM: Kids Glow Party
  • 7:30-11:30PM: Live Music by Rebel Grace
Saturday
  • Open 12pm-12am
  • Noon: Food & Beer Tent Open
  • Noon-10PM: Sheridan Amusements Carnival & Games
  • 12-2PM: Kids Bubbles, Craft, Balloon Twister & Tattoos
  • TBA: Corn Hole Tournament
  • by the Dousman/Ottawa Lions Club
  • 12:30-3:30PM: Registration for Wisconsin State Frog Jump (Jumping starts at 1PM)
  • 2-5PM: Live Music by J&R Acoustic 80’s POP
  • 2-4PM: Kids Paw Patrol Characters
  • 3-7PM: Big Timber Axe Throwing
  • 6-8PM: Kids Glow Party
  • 8:00-11:30PM: Live Music by The Toys
Sunday
  • 11AM: GIGANTIC PARADE on Main St and Ottawa Ave (Rain or Shine)
  • Immediately After Parade:
    Yankee Dutchmen Marching Band and Echoes of Camp Randall
  • Noon-5PM: Sheridan Amusements Carnival & Games
  • Noon – Gone Derby Days Parade Chicken BBQ
  • 12:30-3:30PM: Registration for Wisconsin State Frog Jump (Jumping starts at 1PM)
  • 1-3PM: Kids Frozen Characters
  • 1:30-5PM: Live Music by The Dan Liepen Band
  • 1:30-2:30PM: German Shepard Club Presentation
  • 3-5: Kids Bubbles and Craft

Full Schedule can be found here as it is updated often. 

 

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Details

Date:
Jul 28, 2023
Time:
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://lakecountryfamilyfun.com/event/dousman-derby-days/2023-07-28/

Venue

Cory Park
160 S. Main Street
Dousman, 53118
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