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Laura Ingalls Wilder Days Festival

September 9 @ 8:00 am - September 10 @ 5:00 pm

Parade is at 1:30 Sun. Contestants (girls ages 8 through 11) compete for the honor and recognition of being most closely identified with Laura Ingalls Wilder. While not a look-alike contest, girls are required to dress in “prairie girl” attire (of the period 1867-1875) and are asked questions related to Laura’s first two books. They are judged on the basis of the accuracy of their answers, poise under various conditions, and their general appearance. Traditional craft demonstrations, fiddle contest, arts & crafts, craft demonstration by candlelight Sat eve, food & entertainment.


September 9 @ 8:00 am
September 10 @ 5:00 pm


Laura Ingalls Wilder Days Festival
Laura Ingalls Wilder Park
Pepin, WI 54755 United States