EVENTS AT THE WISCONSIN MARITIME
WOMT 1240 AM HAS PARTNERED WITH THE WISCONSIN MARITIME MUSEUM TO KEEP YOU INFORMED OF EVENTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY HAPPENING AT THE MUSEUM!
Visit www.wisconsinmaritime.org for updates and to register for the Stand Up Paddle Board and Kayak Race. Times are tentative and subject to change.
Rigged-for-Red Submarine Tours
Enjoy exploring the sub at your own pace! Sub Vets will be onboard to answer questions and share stories.
Vintage Radio Display (Sponsored by Shoreline Credit Union)
Early wireless. From ship-to-shore to home entertainment. 1890-1929. Vintage radios will be on display in the Museum for SubFest weekend ONLY!
Discounted Museum Admission
Museum admission on Friday and Saturday will be $10 for adults and $5 for children (4-12) and sub vets. Children 3 and under are always free. On Sunday, we will be celebrating the Museum’s 50th Anniversary with 50 cent admission!
Food Trucks and Beverage Tent will be open Friday evening and all day Saturday.
9 am – 6 pm Museum open and self-guided sub tours with submarine veterans
10 am – 6 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales, Library Used Book Sale
5 pm – 9 pm Beverage Tent
5 pm – 9 pm Select food vendors available
6 pm – 8 pm Jamus Unplugged on the Main Stage
6 pm – 9 pm Sub Vet Reception
8 am – 9 am Sub Salutations Yoga on the Roof Deck
8 am – 4 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales & Famer’s Market (until 1:00), Library Used Book Sale
9 am – 7 pm Museum open and self guided sub tours with submarine veterans
10 am – 6 pm Kids activity area open
10 am – 6 pm Submarine models and Boat Pond
10 am – 6 pm Segway Tours
10 am – 6 pm Kid’s Activity Area with crafts and activities, Face Painting
10 am – 10 pm Food Vendors & Beverage Tent
11 am – 4 pm Museum Rummage Sale
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm FBI & The Untouchable Horns (Main Stage)
4:15 pm – 6:15 pm Spicy Tie Band (Main Stage)
7 pm – 11 pm Rising Phoenix
7 pm – 11 pm Sub Pub open to public
Approx. 9:15 pm Lighted Boat Parade
Approx. 9:30 pm Fireworks Show
Tolling-the-Boats Ceremony 10:00 am (USS Cobia deck)
Join us for a memorial service to honor the submarines and their crew that did not make it home. Hosted by the Wisconsin Base of Submarine Veterans.
All Day$0.50 Museum Admission
9 am – 6 pm Museum open and self-guided sub tours with submarine veterans (Sub tours begin at 11:00 am)
10 am Tolling of the Boats Ceremony on deck of Cobia
11 am Educational Programs: These programs are included with your admission.
11:00 am 41 for Freedom: The history of the fleet ballistic missile submarine, presented by submarine veteran John Lindstedt.
1:00 pm Battle of the Atlantic: The discovery of the wrecks of U-576 and Bluefields, a vessel that was built in Manitowoc in 1917. This program will be presented by Joe Hoyt from the NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.
3:30 pm Movie: Lost and Found: The Search for USS Lagarto. We'll be showing the Emmy-Award winning documentary about Wisconsin's lost boat, USS Lagarto. Introduction and Q&A with Submarine Curator, Karen Duvalle.
11 am – 2 pm Antonio & Sabra at Sub Pub
11 am – 3 pm Sub Pub Open – Food available by Wrap It Up
12 pm – 4 pm Krazy Daze Sidewalk Sales (select locations)
1 pm Educational Program: “Battle of the Atlantic”
3 pm Lost and Found: The Search for USS Lagarto Documentary
Friday 6:00 – 8:00: Jamus Unplugged
Jason has been playing guitar for over 30 years, and has a list of over 400 songs to choose from, a list is set on the table and people pick what they want to hear.
Saturday 1:30 – 3:30: FBI & The Untouchable Horns
FBI and The Untouchable Horns are an exceptional nine piece band from the Fox Valley. Featuring a four member horn section, two vocalists and an outstanding rhythm section, the band plays a cross section of material which spans from Earth Wind and Fire, Chicago, Doobie Brothers, Stevie Wonder and Journey, to Huey Lewis, Maroon 5 and Bruno Mars. When you put all of these pieces together you get an unbelievable sound that very few bands can create! Come see and experience what so many have labeled as the Fox Valley's "Favorite Horn Band!"
Saturday 4:15 – 6:15: Spicy Tie Band
The Spicy Tie Band has as much fun performing for you as you have singing along to your favorite songs. Winners of a WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) award, this rock ‘n’ roll party band draws you in with multiple lead vocals and a variety of instrumentation, including harmonica, saxophone, and trumpet. Not to mention a concert-style sound and light show. Their music covers popular hits spanning decades. Hearing them is like tuning in to the perfect radio station in your car, cranking it up and singing along. So, go ahead, add a little extra flavor to your fun.
Saturday 7:00 – 11:00pm: SubFest 2019 Headliner Band: Rising Phoenix
RISING PHOENIX is a High Energy Rock Band from Central Wisconsin that plays Popular 70's and 80's Rock Songs; boasting some of The Very Best Seasoned Veteran Musicians from the state of Wisconsin. Their Music is a combination of Danceable Hits, and Popular Metal and Progressive Rock. But playing the songs is only the audible part of their Shows. The visual part of their Show, is a combination of their High Energy Performance onstage, along with the lighting and visual effects they use to make their Shows a Professional experience for all in attendance. They have been Featured at "Rock USA" in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in 2015, and in 2016, The "Northwoods Rock Rally" in Glen Flora, Wisconsin in 2016, and The "Tomahawk Fall Ride" in 2016, 2017 and 2018! In both 2017 and 2018, Rising Phoenix performed in front of Record Crowds at The "Tomahawk Fall Ride", with Over 40,000 in attendance both years! They've performed at The Leach Amphitheater in Oshkosh, WI a number of times, and at numerous Rock Concerts and High Profile Events. On the website, “Found In Wisconsin” (foundinwi.com), Rising Phoenix was voted “BEST COVER BAND IN WISCONSIN - 2017”. The group was also nominated for a People’s Choice WAMI (Wisconsin Area Music Industry) award in both 2016 and 2017 for “Best Cover Band in the Southwest Region”. And Drummer Jerry Kruschke was nominated for a “Best Drummer” WAMI award in 2017.
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm: Antonio & Sabra at Sub Pub
Native to Green Bay, WI. Antonio & Sabra are two young musicians that formed a dynamic multi-genre performing duo. They will be performing on at Sub Pub on SubFest Sunday. Museum admission is required, but it will only be 50 cents for the day!!