There’s something for everyone in Barron County! Thriving small towns and cities, beautiful countryside featuring rolling hills, along with lakes and streams offer plenty of outdoor recreation or a pleasant Sunday driving tour.
Golf, fishing, canoeing, camping, skiing, and over 300 miles of snowmobiling and ATV trails offer endless opportunities to enjoy Wisconsin’s best! The gorgeous Red Cedar River is well-known for its small mouth bass fishing and amazing fall colors. There are many points of interest and activities year-round, both indoor and outdoor. For indoor fun, there are bowling lanes, roller skating rinks, traditional live theatre, movie theaters, and great shopping. Watch for specialty locally grown foods like bison, cheese and produce, even tour a brewery!
Add to this a vibrant and growing business community with strong agriculture, manufacturing, construction, service and healthcare sectors. Entrepreneurs are welcome and will love our innovative atmosphere.
We hope you’ll enjoy your visit with us in Barron County. You’ll love the wonderful mix of beauty, recreation, arts, and business environment that that keep visitors coming back to our area again and again.
WITC Conference Center
Rice Lake, WI
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Barron County Workforce Skills Conference.
The Barron County Workforce Skills Committee has completed the skills survey report from a survey to all employers in Barron County. The findings will be presented to business, K-12, higher education, workforce groups, Chambers and other local economic development groups, state agencies, elected officials and other interested parties. Discussions will begin between all groups attending on how to address deficiencies identified and create best practices.
Full conference agenda to follow.
February EventsAround the County
Visit the City of Barron Website. Click here
Visit the Chetek Chamber of Commerce Website. Click here
Visit the Cumberland Chamber of Commerce Website . Click here
- Rice Lake
Click here for all Rice Lake Chamber Events!
- Turtle Lake
Barron County Economic Development Corporation
330 East LaSalle Avenue
Government Center, Room 2311
P.O. Box 71
Barron, WI 54812
Toll Free: 1-800-529-4148