Major Events

Believe it or not, Oshkosh, WI is the home of incredible events attracting visitors from the entire nation, as well as many tourists from around the world. Among these events are EAA Air Venture, the greatest event in the world of aviation; Country USA, the prominent Country Music Festival featuring some of the best country music artists;  and Lifest, known as one of the largest Christian music festivals in the nation.

Click the links below for more information on those exciting events, and on how to plan your visit in Oshkosh.

EAA Air Venture

Where:

EAA Aviation Center
3000 Poberezny Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902

The EAA grounds where the Air Venture takes place annually is located 7 miles south of Hickory Oaks Campground. According to Google Maps it is a 17 min drive, a 2 hours walk and a 37 mins bicycle ride. See the map below for more info, and don’t hesitate to click the link View Larger Map to explore on the Google Map page.

When:

EAA Air Venture 2016 will take place between July 25-31. Mark your calendar, and book your reservation at Hickory Oaks Campground!

What:

Click the link to the official website is a great source of information if you are considering attending the event.

Media:

Below are a few videos that will give you an idea of the kind of experience you can have if you attend the Air Venture.




Country USA Music Festival

Where:

The Country USA grounds are located 8.9 miles south of Hickory Oaks. According to Google Maps it is a 19 min drive, a 2 hours 40 mins walk and a 47 mins bicycle ride. See the map below for more info, and don’t hesitate to click the link View Larger Map to explore on the Google Map page.

When:

The 2016 country music festival is June 14-18.

What:

Country USA is considered as the premier country music and camping festival in the nation. Every year thousands of visitors gather to attend this unique had fun event.
Check out the official website and find more information.

Media:

Below are a few mouth-watering video of what you can expect to experience at Country USA music festival.



Rock USA Music Festival

Where:

4 days of Rock USA at the Ford Festival Park
2535 West Ripple Ave
Oshkosh WI 54904

What:

See Rock USA website for more info.


Lifest Christian Music Festival

Where:

Lifest is held at Sunnyview Expo Center
500 E County Road Y
Oshkosh, WI 54901

The Sunnyview Expo Center where Lifest is held is located 2 miles from Hickory Oaks Campground. According to Google Maps it is a only a 5 min drive, a 40 minute walk and a 12 min bicycle ride. See the map below for more info, and don’t hesitate to click the link View Larger Map to explore on the Google Map page.

When:

Lifest 2016 will take place July 7-10. Don’t miss it!

What:

Click the link to the official website, and have access to a great source of information Lifest music festival. The highlight of you summer may be just a few clicks away.

Media:

A few videos on the past Lifest events. This sure looks like a good time!