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Looking for a fun and tasty summer? In the Stevens Point Area dig into the local food scene and summertime events with John Mecure and the Travel Wisconsin show on WTMJ Radio. Learn more about visiting the state’s oldest farmers market to going behind the scenes with local makers, plus fun festivals, to make it a summer to remember! 

Jump into these fun summer spots to find the perfect place to beat the heat.

1. Sunset Lake Park

On a hot summer day, Sunset Lake Park is the perfect spot for swimming in Portage County.

Looking for a fun family-friendly festival, complete with great food, free live music, and capped off with fireworks? If so, this is one event you do not want to miss. The annual Riverfront Rendezvous is held at Pfiffner Pioneer Park and will be taking place from July 4-July 6, 2019. 

Here are the top six things you need to know before heading out to enjoy the summertime fun!

Ice cream, cheese curds, and dairy breakfasts- oh, my! Visit the Stevens Point Area during June Dairy Month for all things dairy. Before you come, read this guide to have the most #undeniablydairy-licious trip possible.

Looking for an adventure? Check out Paddlequest, a paddling-based adventure with games and scavenger hunts that provide new challenges around every corner. Geared to all skill levels and ages, the event offers two days of fun in August, where canoeing meets Comic-Con (with a side of conservation). Some call it pirate LARPing while others call it an eco-adventure. This event is in its 19th year, and it's even been featured in Rolling Stone magazine! Here's everything you need to know to play like a pro. 

Calling all burger lovers! We've searched high and low throughout the Stevens Point Area for where to find the best burgers in eight different categories, from best selection to most unique. Check out our list, then head out to satisfy your burger cravings. 

Looking for a great place for a creative cocktail? Here are three to try when you visit Great Northern Distilling, the Stevens Point Area's first and only distillery. Head in for a tour and tasting, then take a seat at the mixology bar and enjoy a tasty cocktail and see what their true "grain to glass" process is about. 

Looking for some inspiration on two wheels? Join John Pawlak, owner of Point Area Bicycle Service (P.A.B.S.) as he discusses some of his favorite trails, advice for beginners, and refreshment spots. Read ahead and blend in #LikeALocal! 

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