CranberryFest http://wxpr.org en Cranberryfest Mostly Undaunted By Rain http://wxpr.org/post/cranberryfest-mostly-undaunted-rain <p>The weather didn&#39;t cooperate as desired, but an organizer for Cranberryfest in Eagle River said the event went well.&nbsp;</p><p>The event is held the first weekend in October at the Vilas County Fairgrounds. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5">The Chamber of Commerce&#39;s Kim Emerson talked to </span>WXPR&#39;s<span style="line-height: 1.5"> Ken </span>Krall<span style="line-height: 1.5"> about the two-day event.</span></p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 17:14:17 +0000 Ken Krall 9024 at http://wxpr.org Cranberryfest Mostly Undaunted By Rain Gearing up for Cranberry Onslaught http://wxpr.org/post/gearing-cranberry-onslaught <p>In spite of a rainy forecast, Eagle River is bracing for some 40,000 visitors to Cranberry Fest.&nbsp;</p><p>Organizer Kim Emerson is busy setting up for the weekend festival.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;Some of the preparations we&rsquo;re working on is getting all the big tents set up, we&rsquo;ve got to get all the crafter booths set up so all the vendors know where their spot is, get the fresh cranberries and craisins set up.&rdquo;</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 21:40:33 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8890 at http://wxpr.org Gearing up for Cranberry Onslaught Volunteers Needed For CranberryFest http://wxpr.org/post/volunteers-needed-cranberryfest <p>Volunteers are the lifeblood of many Northwoods events and Eagle River's main fall event needs some people to step forward.</p><p>The 34th Annual CranberryFest is set for the weekend of October 5 and 6 at the Vilas County Fairgrounds in Eagle River.</p><p>Chamber of Commerce Events Coordinator Kim Emerson says preparations are moving forward, but they need a few more hands...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 14:48:10 +0000 Ken Krall 8276 at http://wxpr.org Volunteers Needed For CranberryFest