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January 8, 2019
Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival gets approval for bigger site
Ellsworth's Cheese Curd Festival has a new, larger site in hopes to better tackle demand after last year's festival drew an unexpectedly large...
January 8, 2019 - 5:37am
June 21, 2018
Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival gets cheesier
The 17th annual Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival will take place in the village's East End Park Friday, June 22 and Saturday, June 23. According...
June 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
June 13, 2018
Cheese Curd Festival volunteers support local nonprofits
Cheese Curd Festival organizers are putting a call out to area residents to support their favorite local non-profit organizations by volunteering...
June 13, 2018 - 3:59pm
January 4, 2018
Grant helps market foodie event in Ellsworth
As plans for the 2018 Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival are already underway, the promotion of the event will once again have funding from the Joint...
January 4, 2018 - 11:00am
August 16, 2017
Triple the attendance leads to Cheese Curd Festival success
Bustling traffic, car-lined streets, buses transporting riders from east to west. Ellsworth residents had to do a double-take the last weekend...
August 16, 2017 - 10:00am
June 22, 2017
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
It starts with milk. Not just any milk. The best milk. For years, Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery has been making some of the best cheese curds...
June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
ELLSWORTH -- If you’ve ever attended the Minnesota State Fair, then chances are you’ve visited The Original Deep Fried Cheese Curds booth....
June 22, 2017 - 2:48pm
June 12, 2017
Cheese Curd Festival pays tribute to beloved delicacy
You know them for their squeak when eaten fresh, and the delicious smell of them frying at the state and county fairs. Ellsworth, the Cheese...
June 12, 2017 - 11:00am
May 2, 2017
VIDEO: Cheese Curd Fest gets boost from large grant
The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes visitors to enjoy a true Wisconsin classic at the 16th annual Cheese Curd Festival with help...
May 2, 2017 - 6:31am
June 28, 2016
Cheese Curd course challenges runners
ELLSWORTH -- He has won the Cheese Curd 10K three years in a row now, admitting it’s the hardest 10K course he has run.Tim Westmark of Minneapolis...
June 28, 2016 - 1:41pm
June 26, 2016
VIDEO: Cheese Curd Festival 2016
ELLSWORTH -- It was a hot and muggy 15th annual Cheese Curd Festival, but the event drew large crowds in Ellsworth's East End Park June 24-25....
June 26, 2016 - 11:51am
June 21, 2016
Unveiling of revamped Cheese Curd Fest set for June 24-25
ELLSWORTH -- Hand-dipped, deep-fried cheese curds lightly battered in a Sturdiwheat/Maiden Rock Cider mix, rolled in cinnamon and sugar, served...
June 21, 2016 - 8:16am
June 15, 2016
'Ocean sprays' lead mother-daughter duo to find medallion
ELLSWORTH -- After more than five years of taking part in the annual Cheese Curd Medallion Hunt, they finally found it. The mother-daughter duo...
June 15, 2016 - 4:48pm
March 9, 2016
Cheese Curd Festival revamp in the works
ELLSWORTH VILLAGE BOARD -- This year’s Cheese Curd Festival is getting a bit of a makeover. Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce executive director...
March 9, 2016 - 1:38pm
September 3, 2015
If it’s an unusual fest, Ellsworth’s got it!
Fourteen years after the former local Sno Fest, Dairy Day and Fourth of July festivities were combined into one big cheesy event, the Ellsworth...
September 3, 2015 - 10:30am