Abby Festival-2018

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Event Descriptions:

Abby Festival 2018 Coloring Contest
Pick up your entry starting on Monday, May 14, 2018 and return it by Noon on Saturday, June 2, 2018.  All Participants will receive a prize.
Sponsored by Nicolet National Bank – Colby

Abby Fall Festival Queen Contest
This year we are having our 4th Annual Queen & Princess Contests. Starting on Monday, April 2nd, 2018  our Queen & Princess Contestants will be out selling our 2018 Abby Festival Raffle Tickets. The Contestant who sells the most tickets will be crowned our fourth “Abby Festival Queen”!
The queen will be crowned on Friday, June 2, 2018 at 7:00 pm downtown Abbotsford on the band stage. Get your tickets to help support your favorite contestant! Come down and cheer them on!

Abby Festival Raffle Tickets
Tickets will be sold for: $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00.
Our Queen and Princess Contestants will be selling tickets to earn their crowns at local area businesses.
1st: $500;    2nd: $300;     3rd: $150;      4th: $100;
5th: $75;      6th: $50;          7th: $25
Raffle tickets will also be available at the following businesses: Novedades La Chiquita; Abarrotes La China; La Tropicana; La Veracruzana Super Market, Nicolet Bank in Colby, LaBotana – The Snack Bar and AbbyColby Crossings Chamber Office.

Live Music – Downtown on First Street
Friday Night – Project 3:13 Rock, LLC – 7:30 pm thru 12:00 Midnight.
Night Screamer Band – is their opening act.
Project 3:13 Rock, LLC band is Richrath – Playing the hits of RIO Speedwagon and Richrath – some of their songs are: Ridin’ The Storm Out, Take It On The Run and Only the Strong Survive.
Saturday Night – Los Reales – 7:00 pm to Midnight.
Sunday Noon: DJ Sonido Disco Movil Paisanito – 12:00 Noon to 5:00 pm.

Slow Pitch Softball Tournament – Abby High School Softball Field
Saturday – June 2, 2018 & (possible) Sunday – June 3, 2018 
9:00 am       Tournament begins
Cost:         $125.00 per team (mixed couples)
Call – Paula Ruesch – 715-302-1177  or email: to register.
Mail checks to:: Paula Ruesch, 5198 Pickard Avenue, Abbotsford, WI 54405
Food and beer stands will be open during this tournament.
Starting at 10:00 am

Family Soccer – Abbotsford High School Soccer Field
Saturday – June 2 – Registration: 8:00 am     Starting Time: 8:30 am
Cost –         $10.00 per person; Youth and Adult Teams 
                        No Refunds  (for any reason)
There are three age divisions:
1 ) Young Children – 6-9
2) Older Children – 10-13
3) Adults – 14 years and older
Youth: Metals for all 1st and 2nd place team members
Adults: Trophies – 1st & 2nd Place
To register please contact Franky Hidalge- 715-255-2674 or Misael Bautista – 715-255-2570 or email:

4th Annual 5 on 5 Basketball – Red Arrow Park
(by Boy Scout cabin) on corner of Butternut and 5th Avenue.
Entry Fee: $10.00 per person – 5-6 person teams (1 member must be referee in at least one of the other games)  No Refunds  (for any reason)
All Captains will meet at 8:30 am  at basketball court;
All games will start at 9:00 am.
Trophies & Medals for 1st and 2nd place.
Registration or questions call or text: German Miranda at 715-574-4074 or Oscar Miranda at 715-255-2467

Craft & Flea Market Sale – South First Street in Abbotsford
Saturday – June 2- 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Craft & Flea Market Vendors still needed – Call Trisha – 715-316-2452
Craft & Flea Market Vendors will set-up: Outside on South First Street.
Set-up time is from Saturday: 8:00 – 11:30 am.  No early take-downs.
All vendors must be set-up by 12:00 pm on Saturday.

Lama Trot Race – 5K / 10K Run & 5K Walk
Saturday – June 2 – 8:00 am – Registration
AbbyColby Chamber Office – 100 W. Spruce Street, Abbotsford, WI
5K Walk      $15 (with T-Shirt)  or  $ 5 (without T-Shirt)
5K Run        $20 (with T-Shirt)  or  $10 (without T-Shirt)
10K Run      $25 (with T-Shirt)  or  $15 (without T-Shirt)
T-Shirts       $10 – Extra T-Shirts are available the day of the race
To register for the race contact the Paula Ruesch at (715) 302-1177
or go online at

Parade starts at 1:30 pm, Sunday, June 3rd.  If you wish to register an entry for the Abby Fall Festival parade contact either Paula at 715-302-1177 or Ana Garcia at 715-223-9513 (she will take calls in Spanish) with any questions or to sign up. Please submit a small paragraph about your float to be announced during the parade.  Line up starts at 12:30 pm and parade will start at 1:30 pm, so make sure you are in line.  Line up starts on Second Avenue West of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church.  There will be trophies for First, Second and Third place entries!

Flokloric Dances – Mexican Dancers – 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The dances will be held in the area in front of the band stand area

Spectrum Entertainment – Advance Wristband Card sales $16.00
Advanced Wristband Sales start on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 9:00 am
End on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Designated wristband Times:
Friday        6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday   Noon – 4:00 pm and
                   6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday      Noon – 4:00 pm
Advance Wristband Cards – $16.00 each / $25 each during carnival
  (Good on all Rides – one card per designated time)

Advance MEGA  Wristband Sales $40. ($50 during carnival)
Each Mega Wristband is Good for All Rides All 3 Days, No Time Limit!
Must be purchased online at
before 11 pm on Thursday, May 31, 2018.

Advance Wristband Cards are available at: Nicolet national Bank – Colby; AbbyBank; Forward Financial Bank; Taylor Credit Union; La Tropicana; Novedades La Chiquita; Abarrotes La China, La Veracruzana, La Botana, Kramer’s County Market, Abbotsford City Hall and AbbyColby Crossings Chamber Office.