2015 City of Waupun Halloween Trick or Treat - Saturday, October 31, 2015 from 4:30p-6:30p.
You are invited to join us for a networking event on Monday,September 21st. This will be your chance to talk to other area business people and learn more about our host - .Thrivent Financial. The event will be held from 5:30-7pm. Their office is located at 9 Fond du Lac Street in Waupun.
Feel free to spend the whole time with us or just stop in for a short visit if that is all your schedule allows. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 920-324-3491 to let me know you will attend. This will help us plan for food and drinks. This event is free to all Chamber Members and $7 per person for non members. Be sure to bring business cards to register for door prizes.
If you are interested in sponsoring/hosting future events, please let me know.
Welcome to Waupun...
Waupun is home to one of the largest collections of outdoor sculptures in the United States, including the world renown, "End of the Trail", by James Earle Fraser. The city's wonderful collection was donated by Clarence Shaler, a business man and lover of the arts. Visitors will definitely see why Waupun is known as "The City of Sculpture".In addition to our beautiful sculptures, Waupun has a natural beauty as well. Designated as the "Wild Goose Center of Wisconsin", Waupun is two miles west of the Horicon Marsh. "At over 32,000 acres in size, Horicon Marsh is the largest freshwater cattail marsh in the United States. The marsh provides habitat for endangered species and is a critical rest stop for thousands of migrating ducks and Canada geese. It is recognized as a Wetland of International Importance, as both Globally and State Important Bird Areas and is also a unit of the Ice Age Scientific Reserve". View the links section of this website to locate additional information and tourism destinations related to the Horicon Marsh.
Don't forget to mark your calendars for Celebrate Waupun, the Waupun Truck n Show and Volksfest. The Truck n Show is one of the nation's largest truck shows and includes a magnificent display of lights during the Friday night, Lights of the Night convoy.
Volksfest takes place in September and is the place to be if you enjoy polka, good food, beer and fun people. With free admission and non-stop music, Volksfest is the place to be.
Photo courtesy of the Horicon Marsh International Education Center.
Location, location, location! Not only does the city have wonderful natural resources but it also has a well linked transportation network which includes several major highways, rail access and airports less than 20 minutes away. Waupun is within one hour of major metropolitan areas including; Madison, Milwaukee & the Fox Cities. Our location makes Waupun the perfect place to work, live or visit. Visit the City of Waupun website for more tourism information.
Come on Home, Come to Waupun
Thank you to the Waupun Historical Society, Gary Scheer, & Kevin Jansma for the use of their photos.
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