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  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 8:00AM - 6:00PM CDT Packers Pro Shop Tent Sale

    The sale is taking place earlier than in previous years, due to the construction at Lambeau Field and the work that the Pro Shop team must complete in preparation for the new store, which will open this summer. Visitors to Lambeau Field should enter the Atrium through the Oneida Nation Gate. Parking is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate, which can be accessed off Oneida Street and Lombardi Avenue.

    The sale will feature the traditional mix of Pro Shop items greatly reduced in price and other special purchases.

    The team’s football operations staff also has provided Packers team apparel no longer in use, including a large assortment of t-shirts, shorts, jackets, jerseys and pants. Some items are practice-worn gear not normally available in the Pro Shop.

    The tent sale began in 1994 in the parking lot outside the former Pro Shop on the north end of Lambeau Field and grew into a popular event. Now in its 11th year in the Atrium, the tent sale also was held in the west side stadium concourse in previous years.

     
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 7:00PM CDT Eddie Lacy appearance 22nd Annual Doug Jirschele Memorial Sports Award Banquet
  • Sat., Jun. 07, 2014 8:30AM - 3:30PM CDT JPP Kids Clinic

    The 17th annual Junior Power Pack Kids Clinic is set for Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Don Hutson Center with sessions ranging from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic gives members ages 5-14 years old the opportunity to practice football skills and drills with other Packers backers and a few up-and-coming Packers players.  Parents/Guardians are welcome to come and watch their child/ren participate in the clinic. 

    Members may choose one of three sessions to attend:

    • Session 1 – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
    • Session 2 – 11 to 12:30 p.m.
    • Session 3 – 2 to 3:30 p.m.


    The event will be held inside the Don Hutson Center, the Packers indoor practice facility. Parking for the event is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate.  

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic is a member’s only event and will have a registration fee of $5.

    Deadline to register:

    • New Members – May 11, 2014
    • Current Members – May 18, 2014


    To sign up to become a member of the Junior Power Pack and receive an invitation to the clinic fans can go to www.packers.com/jpp.

     
  • Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 2:30PM CDT Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer

    The eleventh annual Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer motorcycle ride will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The ride will start at Vandervest Harley-Davidson (1966 Velp Avenue, Green Bay) and will make a fun-filled stop at the Seymour Fireman's Picnic, held at the Outagamie County Fairgrounds in Seymour.

    Ride Day Schedule

    • 9-10:30 am: Registration at Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Geen Bay
    • 11 am: Depart Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Green Bay
    • 12 pm: Arrive in Seymour. Enjoy food, beverages, entertainment and a short program.
    • 2:30 pm: Party kicks off at the new South Endzone Festival Foods MVP Deck at Lambeau Field! Guests can access the space by way of the Shopko Gate. See the field and enjoy the atmosphere from this beautiful indoor/outdoor space newly opened and accessed by very few. The party will include silent and live auction, food, beverages, music and merchandise available for purchase.


    More information: http://cruiseforcancer.org/

     

Wisconsin Favorites: Camping, cabin or resort?

Posted by Mike Spofford on January 7, 2014 – 10:00 am

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QUESTION:

Camping, cabin or resort? Where do you go for each in Wisconsin?


PLAYER ANSWERS:

Tim Masthay:  I definitely prefer a cabin. I’ve stayed at a nice one up in the Minocqua area.

Ryan Pickett:  I prefer to go camping … you know like in a tent; but my wife prefers a resort so that’s what we usually do.

Bryan Bulaga:  I like the American Club down in Kohler. I always stay there when I’m in the area playing golf.

Josh Sitton: I like going to a cabin up north. I like the peace and quiet.

John Kuhn:  I definitely prefer the resort option. I love hitting the Dells, especially the Wilderness Lodge. They have a nice waterpark.

B.J. Raji:  I like going to the Wisconsin Dells area. There’s always so much going on there during the summer months.


Here is more on lodging in Wisconsin, provided by Travel Wisconsin:

Whether you’re in a tent, cabin or resort, any night spent in Wisconsin is a great night. If you prefer tent, choose from remote, middle-of-nature-sites or action-packed campgrounds with games, a pool, sports equipment, and more. Plus, did you know you can camp all year?

Most Wisconsin state parks keep a portion of their sites open for winter campers – some even have electrical hookups – and you can snowshoe into a wilderness area in the Nicolet and Chequamegon National Forests up in the Northwoods.

Not much for tents, but still like the outdoors? A calm night in a cabin in the Northwoods offers the fresh scent of pine, peace and tranquility. For the resort-type, spend the night at the American Club in Kohler or the Grand Geneva Spa & Resort, where you can enjoy amenities like massages and five-course meals. If you’re staying in Wisconsin, you will be nothing short of impressed.

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12 Responses to “Wisconsin Favorites: Camping, cabin or resort?”

  1. By Dweezel on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    I prefer a cabin – chosen at random, when the owners aren’t there.

  2. By Jon on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    A cabin… anywhere up nort

  3. By TokyoSandBlaster on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    Face it Packer fans. Your team is on the decline. The window has shut for the dynasty that never was. Your team was almost blacked out because no one wanted to go watch them lose again in the playoffs. The problem is this team is led by an arrogant coach and an arrogant QB. They think they can just walk in and win because they are fudePackers. Sorry Packers, NFL doesnt work that way. Have fun with a future of mediocraty!!!! BLOW PACK BLOW!!!!

  4. By IHATETHEPACK!!! on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    Packers are done! They are tasteless and hapless just as their fans are.

  5. By Paul Wendt on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    Man, the haters on the site are incredible, ha ha. I’m a fan and I follow the site and I saw this an hour or two after it was posted. I don’t know how the non-fans have enough time/energy to devote to hating the team.

    Oh well, whatever floats your boat. As for me, I look forward to next year’s Packers :)

  6. By filthymcnasty on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    We hate your team because they and their fans are so full of themselves it’s funny. Face it, your team is on the decline. 2010 was pure luck! A-ROG is about done. He cant stay healthy, your defense sucks, and Lacy is average at best. Packers go 8-8 in 2014. Bet on it!!!

  7. By filthymcnasty on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    I recant my earlier, troglodyte statement. Packer fans are, in a word, winsome. The Packers are a team on the rise; 2010 was the start of a habit, not an outlier; Rodgers is bar-none, the best QB in the world; your injury-maligned defense is chock full of promising young players for next year; Lacy, a virtual shoo-in for rookie of the year, was rated one of the top-5 running backs in the league by PFF. The Packers will go 11-5 in 2014. Bet on it!! Again, I apologize for being an uniformed, trolling clown.

  8. By Green Tide on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    I thought the blog was about camping, cabin or resort? If I am in WI give me a cabin with an excellent heater or air conditioner. Too old to be roughing it in a tent.

  9. By Mike from Chicago on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    Sounds like a munch of moronic infiltrators on our site. I guess some people think they can make themselves feel better by trying to tear others down. Psyc 101! Or, as Forest Gump would say, “stupid is as stupid does”! Some idiots just never get it, there is no way for us to actually know they are idiots until they open their mouths!

    Thanks for the great season Packers! Next year we stay healthy and improve our chances.

  10. By Erin on Jan 7, 2014 | Reply

    Peaceful,quiet and private that is why we like a cabin in the hurley area.OTTERDAWAY is our favorite place

  11. By Gopackgo91 on Jan 8, 2014 | Reply

    Sounds like a lot of angry Bears fans or Vikings fans, to bad but anyways Ill take the cottage in Hazelhurst over anything!!

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