Catfish Days is back for 2021! It will be held July 9-11. See the details!

49th annual

Catfish days

July 9, 10, and 11

Trempealeau, WI

49th annual

Catfish days

July 9, 10, and 11

Trempealeau, WI

We’ve made some changes and are back for 2021!

The best weekend of the summer starts in

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New Events

Catfish Days Medallion Hunt

Organized by Jessica Schoonover and the Trempealeau Library, the Catfish Days Medallion Hunt will run from July 4 to July 8. More details to come.

Other Events

Registration information will be posted as it becomes available.

Bike Tour

5K & 10K Race

Saturday Car Show

Golf Tournament

Schedule of Events

5:00pm – Food & Beverage Tents Open

6:00pm – Fishing Tournament Meeting at the Fire Dept

6:30pm – Catfish Days Queen and Variety Show @ Trempealeau Hotel Lawn or Duck Pond Park

  • Awards: Citizen of the Year, Lion of the Year, Young Adult Award, 2021 Parade Marshall, Medallion Hunt Winner


8:00pm – Dweebs at the Live Music Beverage Tent

6:00am – Start of Fishing Tournament

7:00am – 5K & 10K Road Race Registration at Base of Main Street / 8am Start

7:30am – Catfish Days Bike Tour Registration at Main & 2nd St / 8:30am Start

8:00 to 11:00am – Breakfast VFW Hall (?)

8:00am – Yoga at Lawn of the Methodist Church

8:30 to 10:30am – Car Show Registration at Central Park / 10:30am Show Begins

9:00am – Flea Market — Arts & Crafts at Central Park | Information & Registration

9:00 to 10:00am – Catfish Days Golf Tournament @ Trempealeau Mountain Golf Course / 10am Shotgun Start

9 to 10:30am – Kids Fishing Tournament at Duck Pond

10am to 2pm – Lock & Dam Tours *Pending*

10:45am – Kiddie Parade Registration at Elementary School

11:00am – Kiddie Parade at Elementary School to Methodist Church Lawn

11:30 – Kids’ Tent at Methodist Church Lawn

12:00pm Noon – Corn Hole Tourney Registration / 1:00pm Tourney Begins 

1:00pm – Pete Ecker Stone Skipping Contest at Duck Pond (all ages)

2:00 to 2:30pm – Fishing Tournament Weigh In at Boat Landing

2:00 to 5:00pm – Catfish Craft Beer & Wine Festival at Duck Pond Park | Purchase Tickets

3:00pm – Egg Toss

7:00pm – Bingo at VFW *Pending


5:00 to 8:00pm – White Sidewalls at Live Music Beverage Tent

8:00 to 12:45am – Southern Justis (First hour), Corey Wise & Nashville Band at Live Music Beverage Tent

7:30 to 11am – Pancake Breakfast and Bake Sale at St. Bartholomew’s Hall

9:00am – Outdoor Church on Lawn of the Methodist Church – bring a chair

2:00pm – Grand Parade

Friday Night
Saturday Afternoon
Saturday Evening
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Entertainment Lineup

Friday 6:30:  Variety Show

Friday 8:45-12:45 am: The Dweebs

Saturday 4-8pm: TBA 

Saturday 8:45-12:45 am: TBA 

Sunday 6-10 pm: Corey Weisenberger & his Nasvhille Band

Event Posters & Registration

Coming soon: a complete list of entry forms available to download!

Lions' Email:

Overall Chairman: George Bartels 608-534-5096

Car Show: Lynn Berg 608-386-2140

Parade: Kurt Wood 608-534-6822 or 799-6721

Golf Scramble: Jerry "Long Drive" Joanis 608-797-5383

Flea Market/Arts and Crafts: Doug Fleming 608-534-6707

Kiddie Parade: Chris Sepich 608-534-6095

Run/Walk: Glenn Brommerich 608-534-6729, or Don Foley 608-783-6846

Variety Show: Missy Ganz 608-780-3020

Kids Fishing Contest: Terry Hammond 608-582-2931

Adult Fishing Tournament: Glenn Brommerich 608-534-6729 or

Bicycle Ride: Brad Stanislowski 608-863-5482 or dbikebean@gmailcom