Hard as it may be to believe, the end of 2018 is just around the corner. All that really means is that it is time to start gearing up for fun 2019 events like the Battle on Bago ice fishing tournament, Valentine’s Day, and the EAA Fly-In!
It’s easy to spend so much time getting ready for the holidays only to find yourself feeling deflated once they’ve passed. If you’re looking to avoid a case of the post-holiday blues, we have just the remedy. Come out to Oshkosh!
There’s always something fun to do and see in Oshkosh. No matter what big event or holiday has just passed, you can bet another is just over the horizon. That’s certainly true of the New Year. Right off the bat, we have a variety of popular events to choose from.
2019 EAA Fly-In
Saturday, February 9, 2019 – 10am to 1:30pm
Pioneer Airport – 3000, Poberezny Rd, Oshkosh, WI 54902
The EAA Fly-In is a fascinating day of skiplanes landing, taxiing, and taking off. Come meet the pilots, see the planes close-up, and enjoy complimentary servings of chili and cake.
The annual EAA Fly-In regularly sees 25-plus skiplanes, along with crowds topping 1,500 or more people. Most of the skiplanes arrive mid-morning and stay until mid-afternoon, weather permitting. The Fly-In is free and open to the public. Be sure to check out the nearby EAA AirVenture Museum numerous exhibits and more than 200 historic airplanes, as well.
2019 Battle On Bago Winter Edition
Friday and Saturday, February 22 & 23, 2019
Battle on Bago is the Midwest’s largest ice fishing tournament, offering over $275,000 in prizes – and everyone goes home a winner. Even non-fisherfolk enjoy all the fun of Battle on Bago’s food, drinks, live music, and awesome raffle prizes.
Plus, it’s all for a good cause. Since 2007, Battle on Bago has generated net proceeds of nearly $1.22M! Funds from the annual event go towards area youth and Wisconsin conservation efforts.
Valentine’s Day Lodging Specials
Brayton Bed and Breakfast offers a variety of romantic Oshkosh lodging packages designed to help spice up your Valentine’s Day getaway – or for any occasion!
Our Basically Bubbles Package offers a scaled-down, two-night stay with a basket full of bath amenities for a purely romantic evening in. Our Brayton Spa Package includes two 60 minute massages and a gift certificate to a local restaurant. Dinner and a Show gets you a night out on the town, with tickets to Oshkosh’s legendary Grand Opera House!
Whatever it is that brings you to Oshkosh, we hope you’ll consider lodging at Brayton Bed and Breakfast. Our Oshkosh B&B is conveniently located in the heart of town, just a block from the historic downtown and a short walk to restaurants and area events. Book your stay at Brayton Bed and Breakfast today!