McFarland Family Festival, McFarland High School



Updated 9/8/16

** 2017 information will be available next summer **

The McFarland Family Festival's goal is to provide top quality entertainment that the entire family can enjoy together in 2016. There is something for everyone to enjoy.


The Big Top Stage
sponsored by:

McFarland State Bank




Almost in Time Dixieland Jazz Band

McFarland's very own! The Almost In Time Dixieland Jazz Band is a small combo that performs early New Orleans-style jazz. We dare you to try and keep your toes from tapping along!

Free show at 6:00pm on the Main Stage

John Duggelby
Multi-faceted author and musician John Duggleby’s interactive rural revue, Boogie in the Barnyard, will give you something to crow about! Dressed in a full chicken costume, John serves up a heaping helping of country pie from “Turkey in the Straw” to “There Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens,” – accompanied by guitar and other instruments.
  • Saturday:  
    Free show at 9:30am on the Main Stage

Bubble Wonders
Bubble Wonders - In a world of ever-decreasing attention spans, Geoff uses the wonders of bubbles, magic and storytelling as ways to capture and redirect the viewer’s attention. His presentation also shows others how to rekindle a sense of wonder in their own lives and demonstrates how persistence and a positive attitude can help make your dreams come true.
  • Saturday:  
    Free show at 10:30am on the Main Stage

Wayne the Wizard

Wayne the Wizard

Wayne the Wizard - Magic & ventriloquist show includes amazing magic and comedy ventriloquism. There will be plenty of fun and audience participation. Wayne the Wizard is a full-time entertainer and performs all over Wisconsin and surrounding states!
  • Saturday: Free show at 11:45am on the Main Stage

Trinity Irish Dancers

Trinity Irish Dancers

Trinity Academy of Irish Dance thrills audiences with their inspiring showmanship, energy and passion for Irish dance.
  • Saturday: 
    Free show at 1:15pm on the Main Stage

McFarland High School Dance Team
McFarland High School Dance Team will bring their spirit to the stage. Come enjoy their energetic dance routines. Go Spartans.
  • Saturday:
    Free show at 2:15pm on the Main Stage

Plugged In and the Scrap Metal Horns
Plugged In and the Scrap Metal Horns Plugged In and the Scrap Metal Horns is a twelve member band that plays everything from 60's R&B and soul, to funk, horn-rock, and contemporary blues.
  • Saturday:  
    Free show at 5:00pm on the Main Stage

Bucky Badger
Bucky Badger Bucky Badger - Go Big Red!  Be ready at 12:30pm when Bucky arrives at the festival grounds.
  • Sunday - 12:30pm in the Big Top Tent


Fox and Branch

Fox and Branch play a timeless, crowd-pleasing mix of old blues, jug band songs, fiddle tunes, New Orleans-flavored numbers and Cajun that make people stop and smile. They play with a straightforward and upbeat style, bringing years of experience, love of the music and a winning way with an audience to every one of their performances.

Trust me on this: Fox and Branch will please the entire family with folksy, rootsy tunes and sing-along activities." -

  • Sunday: 
    Free show at 1:15pm
    on the Main Stage



Blue Line

McFarland Family Festival, Inc.
P.O. Box 110
5915 Milwaukee Street
McFarland, WI 53558
(608) 843-1740

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Page Last Modified 09/19/16