MINOCQUA INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE
Cross country cruisers 2nd annual open house was held on saturday, February 18, 2017.
The weather really wasn’t cooperating but we had an excellent turn out for the Open House, Radar Runs, and Bikini Race. Just wait next year will be even better.
Thanks to ILLINOIS VALLEY SPORTS CLUB for hosting the Radar Runs and helping with the 1st Bikini Race.
Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce ❄️❄️❄️❄️ Heart ❤️ II☃️☃️☃️
Stingrays Bar & Grill ❄️❄️❄️❄️ Pruess’s Pub ☃️☃️☃️☃️ Slo’s Pub
The Cross Country Cruisers Snowmobile Club would like to thank the following individuals and companies who helped make our “Open House” a success:
Chairpersons: Steve Wolfe, Sue Suchy & Jon Cooksey.
Sub Chairpersons: Kitchen – Sandy Mickle and Bob Rentmeester;
Beverages – Bill Lemke;
Bucket Raffles – Cyndi Olsen;
Raffles – Deb Wolfe;
Clothing Sales – Lori Wick & Gina Welch;
Ticket Sales – Lois Assmann and Jan Schenning;
Radar Run – Illinois Valley Sportsman’s Club;
Bikini Run – Sue Slominski;
Groomer Rides – Jeff Easterday;
Shuttle Rides – Northland Docks;
Lake Preparation – Fred Suchy;
Poster Distribution – David Assmann;
Bonfire – Don Schneider;
Cook – Chris Welch.
AND ALL the Volunteer workers who stepped up and gave of their time to insure that this major Cruisers event was a great success.
Major Sponsors: Slo’s Pub; Heart II Bar & Grill; Preuss’s Pub; Stingray’s Bar & Grill; Deans Distributing and The Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce.
Fast Times Sponsors: Wolfe Lawn Care; Curt Brostrom Insurance; Custom Caretaking & Landscaping, LLC; BSI Associates and Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty.
Raffle Prizes: All the area businesses and individuals who graciously donated all the gifts and Certificates.
Displays: Antique Snowmobiles – Jeff Schwaller; Ken Mueller. Also the Racing sled & Trailer – Matt Ritchie Racing.
Food and Beverage: TJ’S Butcher Block; Trig’s Foods; Kwik Trip; Dean’s Distributing and Pine Arbor Resort.
Property use: Mr. Joe Switerski
Advertising Sponsor: Lakeland Times
A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL THE MEMBERS OF THE SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES, FRIENDS AND MEMBERS OF THE CROSS COUNTRY CRUISERS FOR ATTENDING OUR “OPEN HOUSE” EVENT. THE NET PROCEEDS OF THIS EVENT WILL BE ADDED TO OUR GROOMER SAVINGS FOR FUTURE PURCHASE OF GROOMING EQUIPMENT. THESE PROCEEDS WILL HELP US CONTINUE TO PROVIDE THE BEST SNOWMOBILE TRAILS for OUR MEMBERS AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITY BUSINESSES.