About the Attractions
The following activities are free with the purchase of a wristband. This means it is free to access these areas. Some activities will have longer wait times than others. If you are unable to experience everything due to crowd size or logistics, we would look forward to seeing you next year.
The Jefferson Rotatory Bandshell Stage will feature 13 hours of entertainment. Time Crash and Lauren Fairweather are two of the confirmed performers. Check back for a entertainment schedule!
Lauren Fairweather will be one of the performers on the Bandshell. Lauren writes and sings her own songs.
Whether you gather your eye patch & parrot or want to get your Capt. Mack Bird on, these performers are sure to delight kids of all ages. “What is a pirate’s favorite note to sing? A “High Sea” Arggggh!” Featuring Bounding Main.
Bardmageddon has collected music from all over Western Europe, and they’re bringing their favorites right to you! Using violin, guitar, bodhrán, and vocals to create their music, these musicians will enchant and inspire you with their bardic performance.
Time Crash is equal parts hard-rocking space band and sci-fi dance explosion. Inspired by the stories and characters of Doctor Who, Time Crash has released an EP, Little Amelia, and their first full-length album, Regeneration, with more to come!
Watch Qudditch teams from across the United States and Canada compete in the Quidditch Tournament.
Following the opening ceremony at 5:00 pm, the Lighted Parade kicks off the festival Friday evening at 7:00 pm.
Augmented Reality (AR) Experiences
Back to the Jurassic
Be delighted by a life sized T-Rex, the giant diplodocus, a pack of raptors, and other 3D animated dinosaurs. INDE, one of the world’s top augmented reality companies, presents “Back to the Jurassic.”
Air, Land, and Sea
Enjoy watching animals from Africa to the Arctic as they interact with their environment. The “Air, Land, and Sea” AR experience was created by INDE in collaboration with the National Geographic Society.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Exhibit
Check out the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Van built by Jay Ohrberg.
Ghostbuster Ecto-1 Exhibit
Check out the Ecto-1 car from the 1980s movie Ghostbusters.
1966 Batmobile Exhibit
Check out the Batmobile that was built by George Barris and visit the Bat Cave located behind the Bandshell.
Landspeeder X-34 Exhibit
Check out the X-34 Landspeeder that was driven by Luke Skywalker and was built by John Stears.
Things To Do
Visit your favorite characters from a Galaxy Far Far Away! Stop by the Wisconsin Garrison of the 501st Legion table on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. And May the Force Be With You!
This year’s Corn Maze is dedicated to the mystery and magic of all fandoms. Come and enjoy this interactive 1.8 mile course. Have fun!
Whether you are into Palm Reading or Tarot Cards, visit with one of the many gifted guests. Each experience is included with your wristband for a limited period of time. The actual time limit will be posted at each station.
Kidz Activity Center
The Teenage Mutant Turtle Vehicle will be located there along with Steve and other TMNT artists for you to meet. Whether you desire to create your own potion, crayola color your favorite picture, have a temporary tattoo applied, enjoy the art work of some of the local children or even decorate your own dragon egg, this is the place to be.
A true fan who assembled a display from a galaxy far far away will be available to answer all of your questions. His display will be available for all to see. No fee is necessary to view this impressive collection.
Witness artwork coming to life right before your very eyes. Always a treat. Come and see!
Potter Lego Display
Enjoy the Harry Potter Lego Collection of Eric and Emily. They have been avid collectors of the “no longer available” Harry Potter Lego Collection. A feast for the eyes.
A wide variety of talented fans, performing among the crowds in various fandom costumes
Guests, Attractions, and Special Events Subject to Change
Guests, attractions, and special events are subject to change or cancellation at any time without notice. No refund will be owed if any guest, attraction, special event or any other scheduled performance, person or group is changed or canceled and the event still occurs.