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Event:
Subfest
Start:
July 7, 2017
End:
July 9, 2017
Category:
Updated:
May 17, 2015
Venue:
Wisconsin Maritime Museum
Phone:
920-684-0218
Address:
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75 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc, WI, 54220, United States
Subfest 2017 in Manitowoc

Subfest Cobia

The 3rd annual Subfest takes place in Manitowoc July 7-9, 2017! There’s plenty to do and see at this lakefront festival, centered on the Wisconsin Maritime Museum. Features events include submarine tours, a water ski show, exhibits, lighted boat parade, classic World War II submarine movies, music, sidewalk sales, fireworks, plenty of food, and more.

Subfest fireworksThere’s also a special Fish Boil Friday night, get your tickets here!

Subfest Address:

Wisconsin Maritime Museum
75 Maritime Drive
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(920) 684-0218
Website

Subfest parade

A Schedule of Events is below!




 

2017 Subfest Schedule of Events:

Friday
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Museum open and self guided sub tours with submarine veterans
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales
4:00 pm – 8:00 Fish Boil
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Allen & Ron on the Main Stage
6:00 pm – 10:00 Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns

Special Tours

Skyline Princess River Cruises: 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 8:00pm
Maritime History Bus Tours: 2:00pm & 5:00pm
Downtown History Walking Tours – all day, pick up a booklet at the Maritime Museum, Info tent, or select downtown businesses
Capitol Civic Centre – Behind the Scenes Tours, on the hour between 11:00am – 6:00pm

Saturday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales
9:00 am – 7:00 pm – Museum open and self guided sub tours with submarine veterans
10:00 am – 6:00 pm Submarine models and Boat Pond
10:00 am – 6:00 pm Kids activity area open (South Lot)
10:00 am – 10:00 pm Product Vendors (South Lot)
10:30 am – 12:30 pm Kayak Paddle
9:30 pm Lighted Boat Parade
10:00 pm Fireworks
Skyline Princess River Tours (listed below)
Maritime History Bus Tours (listed below)
Main Stage Entertainment

11:00 am – Noon Women of the War Costume Contest
Noon – 12:30 pm Public Sub Eating Contest
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Celebrity Sub Eating Contest
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Charlie Bucket Band
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Sonic Circus

Educational Program in the Museum

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm WW II on the Homefront
4:00 pm Sam Mihara: A First Person Account

Special Tours

Skyline Princess River Cruises: 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm, 9:00pm Fireworks Cruise
Maritime History Bus Tours: 10:00am, 1:00pm, & 3:00pm
Downtown History Walking Tours – all day, pick up a booklet at the Maritime Museum, Info tent, or select downtown businesses
Capitol Civic Centre – Behind the Scenes Tours, on the hour between 11:00am – 6:00pm

Sunday
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Museum open and self-guided sub tours with submarine veterans (Sub tours begin at 11:00 am)
10:00 am Tolling of the Boats Ceremony on deck of Cobia
10:00 am – 6:00 Product & Food Vendors
11:00 – 4:00 Kids activities
11:30 – 1:00 Radio Rosies on the Main Stage
Noon – 4:00 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales (select locations)
1:00 pm – 2:30 Waterski Show on the Manitowoc River
Specials Tours
Skyline Princess River Cruises: 11:00am, 3:00pm, 5:00pm
Maritime History Bus Tours: 11:00am
Downtown History Walking Tours – all day, pick up a booklet at the Maritime Museum, Info tent, or select downtown businesses
Capitol Civic Centre – Behind the Scenes Tours at Noon, 1:00pm, & 2:00pm