Downtown Seymour Events

Friday-Saturday, August 12-13, 2016

  • Friday night free admission on Depot Street.
  • Children 12 and under are admitted free on Saturday downtown.
  • Saturday wristbands (cost of admission) are $3 in advance and $5 at the gate.
  • Wristbands are available from Seymour merchants.
  • 50/50 raffle all day Saturday! Must be 18 years or older.
  • Look for Winning Tickets served with one of our burgers! on Friday and Saturday!. Each ticket is worth a $50 Festival Foods Gift Card or similar.
  • No pets allowed on the grounds!
  • No carry ins. Proceeds from food and drink go to scholarships and community projects.
  • Click on an image link at the bottom of the page for a map or more information.


FRIDAY, AUGUST 12, 2016 - Depot Street - FREE ADMISSION!

7:00 - 11:00 PM
Live Band: Star Fire Family!

SERVING: Burgers, Beer, Soda, Water, Snacks!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2016 - Depot Street & Downtown - Wrist Band Required

8:00 AM
Bun Run at Lake Park. Click the Forms image link below for the Bun Run Entry Form. Click Burger Fest Map image link below for the run route.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Burger Fest Car Show - Located on Depot Street. Sponsored by Neshek's Auto Body of Seymour. Click the Forms image link below to sign up. Registration from 8-10:30 AM. Awards at 2:00pm. Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Places. Dash Plaques to the first 25 entries. Click on Car Show for more information.

10:45 AM
Kids Bun Run - Meet at 10:30 at the trolley car on the corner of South Main Street and Factory Street. Registration is not required for kids run. Kids run is about 2 blocks long.

11:00 AM
World’s Largest Hamburger Parade starts on South Main Street. Click Burger Fest Map image link below for the Parade Route. Click Forms image link below for Parade Registration Form. Parade led by Seymour Lion's Club Annual Motorcycle Charity Ride. Click the Forms image link below for the Charity Ride Registration/Pledge Sheet. Contact Steve Weyers at 920-362-0844 for more information.

FOOD SERVED: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Burgers, French Fries, Hot Dogs, Cheese Curds, Soda and Water!

BAR OPEN: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
SERVING: Beer, Soda, Water, Snacks!

Register for Burger Eating Contest and Giant Ketchup Slide.

Registration for competitions is at noon, space is limited

12:00 - 4:30 PM
Kids' games. (Enter on the grounds)
Fun Pros Bouncy House for teens to youngster

12:00 - 2:00 PM 
Face Painting in the kids area tent.

12:30 PM
Kids Big Wheel Race - Register on the grounds beforehand.

2:00 PM
Burger Eating Contest.
Enter on the grounds. Look for bleachers and flat top trailer. 

NOTE: Registration for competitions is at noon, space is limited

3:00 PM
Serving the "GIANT HAMBURGER" (190 lb).

4:30 PM
Giant Ketchup Slide.

NOTE: Registration for competitions is at noon, space is limite

All Times Are Approximate!


12:00 - 1:00 PM - High School Bands from Seymour, Pulaski & Freedom

  • 12:00 - 12:30 PM Pulaski High School Marching Band (Seymour Veterans Memorial & Park)
  • 12:30 - 1:00 PM Seymour High School Band (Center Stage by Gazebo)
  • 1:00 - 1:25 PM Freedom High School Band (Center Stage by Gazebo)

1:30 PM - "Echoes of Camp Randall band" formerly known as the UW Marching Band  Sponsored by the Kuehne Family
2:00 - 7:00 PM - No Schtick Live in the Gazebo
7:00 - 11:00 PM -  One Hot Mess! Live under the tent

All Times Are Approximate!

Click on image links below for more information!