Dairy Breakfasts

Several communities will host a dairy breakfast this weekend in celebration of June Dairy Month. Sauk and Lafayette Counties will both hold a dairy breakfast on Saturday (June 10) and Richland and Grant Counties will serve breakfast on Sunday, June 11th.

The 28th Sauk County Dairy Breakfast will be held at the Elsing Family Farm in Sauk City from 7:00 to 11:00. The menu will include pancakes, scrambled eggs with ham, cheese, applesauce, frozen custard, milk, juice, and coffee. Entertainment will be provided by the Hard Tellin' Band and Cripple Creek Cloggers. There will also be educational and historical displays on the grounds as well as a petting zoo. Door prize drawings will be held every 30 minutes. The Elsing Farm is located at E10481 Highway 60 in Sauk City. There will be plenty of parking at the farm and bus shuttles will also run from McFarlanes' and Unity Health Insurance parking lots on Sycamore Street in Sauk City beginning at 7:30.

The Lafayette dairy breakfast will be hosted by the Dennis and Mary Shippy Family on Saturday, June 10th in Gratiot. Those attending will enjoy scrambled eggs with ham and cheese, sausage links, donuts, cheese, pudding, milk, juice, coffee, cake and strawberry ice cream sundaes. Activities will include: music by the Fever River String Band; a Children's Corner; face painting and balloons; a pedal tractor pull; a petting zoo; and door prizes. Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children under 10, preschoolers eat free. The Roper Shippy Farm is located at 12348 White School Road in Gratiot.

The Richland County Dairy Breakfast will be held Sunday (June 11) from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Durst-Larse Farms. The menu will feature: pancakes, sausage, yogurts, a variety of cheeses, applesauce, milk and ice cream. Durst-Larse Farm is located at 17827 County Highway A in Richland Center. Those attending are urged to park at Richland Center High School and take the free shuttle bus to the farm. Cost for the breakfast is $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under.

Also on Sunday, June 11th it's the Grant County Dairy Breakfast at Todd and Julie Fischer's Family Farm from 7:00 AM to Noon. The farm is located at 10690 Maine Road in Bagley.