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Red cedar River Rendezvous

Our Rendezvous is growing every year! Would you like to join us? We're looking for primitive activities and traders of all types. 

Encouraged Activities: 

  • Knife and Hawk Demos

  • Black Powder Shoots

  • Atl Atl

  • Primitive Bow Shooting

  • Story Telling

  • Flint Knapping

  • Beading and Leather Work

  • Dutch Oven Cooking

Demonstrators camp for free!

Trader Information


Fees: $35 for 3 Days or $15 per Blanket

Traders must have primitive-style canvas tents. Goods must be related to the 1800s time period. 

  • Dealers or possessors of furs, claws, feathers, etc.: It is your responsibility to confirm compliance with the laws of WI by contacting the WI DNR at 888-936-7463

  • Business license and collection of sales tax is the traders' responsibility.

Camping Information

  • Firewood, water, and Porta Potties provided

  • Please do not bring firewood per WI DNR 10 mile rule

  • Ice available for purchase

  • No pets allowed

  • All clothing, lodging, and accoutrements shall be of the period of 1640 - 1840 in North America

  • Primitive sites only

Visitor Information

The Rendezvous is open to the public from 1 PM - 5 PM, Friday, July 26th, and 10 AM - 5 PM, Saturday, July 27th and 10 AM - 3 PM, Sunday, July 28th. 

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts wearing their uniform can visit for FREE on Friday!

School Groups are Welcome



Tammy Schutz


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