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 visitalgomawi.com/shanty-days-honorees. 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!”