About Barron County
There’s something for everyone in Barron County! Thriving small towns and cities, beautiful countryside along with lakes and streams offer a great place to live and visit. Welcoming to Barron County, we hope you enjoy your visit and possibly decide to make this your home .
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.
Registration is Open
2017 Business Awards Banquet
Thursday October 5th
5:30 PM - Meet and Greet
6:00 PM - Dinner followed by speakers and awards
Das Lach Haus Banquet Center
Cumberland, WI 54829
Brittany K. Nielsen, M.S.Ed.
UW-Barron County Campus Administrator
Pairing UW System Academic Programs with Wisconsin Workforce Needs
Executive Director, Momentum West
Inspire Connections Initiative - Career Cruising
- Exceptional Program Partner - Workforce Resource Inc.
- Outstanding Growth - Saputo Cheese
- Commitment to Community - Mosaic Telecom
- Entrepreneur of the Year - Medical Staffing Solutions Inc.
- Community Champion – Foster Friess
For more information, call Dave Armstrong at 715-637-6871
Yearly Henry Repeating Arms raffle in conjunction with the Rice Lake Chamber of Commerce
Many door prizes from area businesses:
Louie's Finer Meats - Gift Basket
Cheese Brothers/Barron County Cheese - Gift Basket
Mosaic Telecom - Gift Basket
Cheeseheads from American Excelsior
Special Guest Tables for:
Education Table - Work coordinators from all Barron County High Schols
Law Enforcement Table
- Rice Lake
- Turtle Lake
*Visit the St Croix Casino Website Click here
335 East Monroe Ave, Rm 2311
Barron County Government Center
Barron, WI 548122
Toll Free: 1-800-529-4148