The Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce has opened nominations for the 2020 Shanty Days Honoree. The Shanty Days Honoree committee is looking for someone who exemplifies:

  • Significant contributions made to Algoma’s development
  • Examples of a strong sense of community pride
  • Volunteerism
  • Business development efforts
  • Formal and informal leadership in the community

An online nomination form can be found at the Algoma Chamber website The deadline for submissions is May 1.

The 34th annual Shanty Days Celebration is scheduled for Aug. 14-16. This “Celebration of the Lake” features one of Wisconsin’s largest parades, a car cruise and show, 150+ arts & crafts and street fair vendors, 5k walk/run, children’s activities, a fishing contest, and food and live music all weekend long.

The theme for the 2020 Shanty Days is “Roaring Good Times!”