Monticello, WI Annual Community Celebration

Monticello's Homecoming Celebration offers great family fun! With many activities for young and old alike, dances, Variety Show, along with canoe and triathlon races, mud volleyball, softball tournaments, FREE live music, and plenty of food and drink.


Monticello PTO’s 1st Annual Pony Trot 5K Run/Walk and Little Pony 1K. Come out and support the Monticello PTO for their first ever run/walk fundraiser. This event will replace the annual beginning of the year door-to-door fundraiser.

  • The race takes place on Saturday, July 9th!
  • All races start and end at Monticello Schools.
  • Kids run is at 8:30am and 5K run/walk is at 9:00am.
  • Registration begins at 7:30am on day of race.
  • Register by 6/26 to guarantee a t-shirt.
  • The funds raised from this event go directly back to the students and teachers of Monticello Schools.


  • Homecoming Variety Show (Friday 7pm)
  • Kids Tractor Pedal Pull (ages 3-10) t-shirts & trophies! (Sat 10am)
  • Bean Bag Competition (Sunday 3pm)
  • PLINKO, Face Painting, and games for kids (Saturday 1 - 7pm)

Thursday, July 7 7:00 PM Softball Tournaments Begin
Friday, July 8 5:00 PM Fish Boil - Octagon Shelter - Served by the FFA & FFA Alumni ($10 in advance, $11 at door, $5 kids)
6:00 - 10:00 PM Wristband Night at The Carnival ($15)
7:00 PM Homecoming Variety Show - Barnaby‘s Monticello House
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM Rockabilly Junction - Main Beer Tent (free admittance)
Saturday, July 9 7:30 AM Pony Trot Registration open - Monticello School Playground
8:30 AM 1K Little Pony Run - Monticello Schools
9:00 AM 5K Fun Run/Walk - Monticello School
9:30 AM Monticello Homecoming Ride Registration - Rathskeller
9:30 AM Kids Pedal Tractor Pull Registration - W North Ave by Pool House
10:00 AM Kids Tractor Pull - t-shirts for all, trophies - ages 3-10 yrs
11:00 AM Motorcycle Ride leaves Rathskeller
2:00 PM Brothers - Main Beer Tent (free admittance)
1:00 - 7:00 PM Kids - PLINKO, Face Painting & Games by PTO
1:00 PM Community Water Fights - W North Ave by Pool
1:30 PM Preregistration for Canoe Races & “Triathlon” by the lake
2:00 PM Canoe Races on Lake Montesian
3:00 PM “Triathlon” on Lake Montesian
6:00 - 7:00 PM Zwingli Church - Christopher Pederson "SchuetZenverelns (Shooting Societies) of Green County"
8:30 PM - 12:30 AM Electric Blue - Main Beer Tent (free admittance)
9:45 PM FIREWORKS, Lake Montesian - Rain Delay, Sunday (Co-Sponsored by Monticello Community Club and Greenwoods State Bank)
Sunday, July 10 9:30 AM Church Services at Montesian Gardens, Washington Church
11:00 AM Chicken BBQ - Octagon Shelter ($10 meal, $7 chicken only)
2:00 PM Parade, Parade Marshall Ruth Sybers
3:00 PM Co-ed Bean Bag Competition - Ball Diamond Beer Tent
3:00 - 6:00 PM Precocious - Ball Diamond Beer Tent (free admittance)
After the Parade til 6:00 P.M. Zweifel Brothers - Main Beer Tent (free admittance)
7:00 - 10:30 PM Frenchtown Band - Main Beer Tent (free admittance)
9:00 PM Community Club Raffle Drawing - Main Beer Tent


Carnival (S&J Enterprizes), Softball, Beer Tents, Lion’s Cheese Curds; Lioness’ Homemade Pies

SATURDAY TOURNAMENTS: Mud Volleyball, Grass Volleyball & 3 On 3 Basketball

SUNDAY TOURNAMENTS: Mud Volleyball continues

  • Basketball registration, contact Jacob Marty at 558-5493
  • Mud Volleyball registration, contact Kevin Johnson at 55843189 ($75)
  • Grass Volleyball registration, contact Braden Rindy at 214-4808
  • Kids‘ tractor pull registration is day of and Coed Bean Bag registration is day of

Click here to download schedule


  • No fee for entry into the beer stand for the music
  • No fee for watching all the sports
  • No fee for Variety Show, Parade, Fireworks


Friday night - Fish Boil at Octagon Shelter

Sunday 11:00 - Chicken BBQ at Octagon Shelter

Plus visit the food stands for Lioness' Homemade pies & other goodies

  • Lion's Cheese Curds
  • Scout's Grilled Sandwiches
  • Fresh Lemonade


Volunteer and help make Homecoming awesome!

Ask your Lion, Lioness, FFA, or Community Club member on how you can help.

  • Volunteer to staff the beer stand
  • Help staff the Lioness food tent

Sponsored by Monticello Community Club & Monticello Chamber of Commerce