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Presque Isle Days Festival


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Celebrate the Northwoods’ lumberjack heritage at this fun annual event in the heart of Presque Isle.

axe stuck in log in front of pile of logs
Credit: Alexei Scutari

The Presque Isle Days Festival, held every June at the Community Center ballfields, is a community event that features lumberjack shows and competitions, live music, old-fashioned kids’ games, eating contests and more.

The lumberjack show includes:

  • Speed carving
  • Obstacle pole racing
  • Axe throwing
  • Log rolling
  • Amateur team competitions

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