Whooping Crane Festival


photo courtesy of Doug Pellerin

The Green Lake Country Visitors Bureau is proud to support the Princeton Whooping Crane Festival. This amazing event takes place over a 3 day period, visiting various locations in the Green Lake County area (WI). Join us as we celebrate the return of an endangered species, and learn all about Whooping Cranes thanks to the hard work of the dedicated team of Operation Migration. 

The Whooping crane festival takes place the second weekend in September. Each year their is a FREE Saturday festival that starts out with a scrumptious breakfast and offers fun and entertainment for the whole family!  Special speakers, craft/art fair, kids area, food and much more!

We have a fabulous speakers lined up this year so check it out and make plans to attend one or all of the sessions throughout the day.

Arrive early and take part in the pancake breakfast put on by the Princeton School students. The hotcakes start flipping on the griddle at 8am!

Stay for lunch and enjoy many local food offerings. Place bids on the many silent auction items lining the school hallways! (Winning bids will be announced at 2:30pm)

The Vendors Marketplace will open at 8am and we currently have twenty vendors and artisans lined-up. If you’re a vendor and would like to reserve a booth, please email: chamber@princetonwi.com

This is a great opportunity to start your holiday shopping or to find some really neat bird related items! As you can see Saturday’s Festival has something for everyone!