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PARKS AND RECREATION
Welcome to the City of Oconto Falls!
Small city living is wonderful! There is a friendly smile to greet you around every corner and neighbors are always willing to lend a helping hand. Whether you are just passing through, stopping in for a visit, or live here, the City of Oconto Falls has everything you need to live, work, and play!
With the Oconto River running through our small city, you can enjoy many recreational activities throughout the year. Summer activities include swimming, boating, skiing, and fishing on the river; biking and hiking along nature trails; golfing at a beautiful 9-hole golf course; softball and many other sports activities. Winter activities include snowmobiling, ice fishing, cross country skiing, and skating.
Many annual events are enjoyed throughout the year. The year starts out with an annual St. Anthony’s Annual Fishing Derby, followed by Memorial Weekend Celebrations to include a carnival and fireworks. Falls Fest is another fun-filled weekend of events to include Library book sale and City-wide rummage sales. During the year there are many annual fund-raising events and activities to attend. There is always something fun to do in our small city.
Oconto Falls has a first-class school system. The High School boasts a work-out facility and an amazing Performing Arts Center. Academics aren’t the only offerings to students. The Oconto Falls School District excels in sports, music, band, and the arts as well. A new athletic field for the School District was completed in 2015. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Learning Center located in Oconto Falls offers additional education to the community.
HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital, previous known as Community Memorial Hospital, has been part of the community since 1921 and is a fully equipped hospital with a 24-hour emergency room, rehabilitation department, outpatient oncology clinic, women’s health services, in house pharmacy open to the general public, and a satellite for various specialty clinics from the surrounding area. Additional health care facilities available in the city include, dental centers, chiropractic services, family medical practices and internal medicine, nursing home care facility, assisted living and memory care facilities. The city features an industrial park for larger industries as well as many smaller business and shops to visit and enjoy.
Oconto Falls Community Library offers a wide variety of education programs along with special events for the whole family. It is centrally located on Main Street and a proud member of the Nicolet Library system offering books, music, movies, and internet access.
Visit the Oconto Falls Chamber of Commerce website to see what is going on in our friendly city! https://ocontofallschamber.com/
“Small city living is wonderful!”