"Venture Downtown"


Venture Downtown is an official committee of the Turtle Lake Area Chamber of Commerce.

Venture Downtown's Mission:

Our mission envisions community partnerships with local government, donors, business partners, residents, volunteers, and others that share our vision of revitalization in the downtown Turtle Lake district by working together to identify opportunities not limited to:

* Official Wisconsin Connect Community Support & Networking

* Placemaking

* Park improvements

* Building owners access to facade improvement information

* Provide entrepreneurs access to unique resources to aid in small business creation

* Murals & Art

*Updated benches & Community Areas

* Green Spaces

*Fundraising Events

*Fun events for the entire family to enjoy as they VENTURE DOWNTOWN

Venture Downtown logo.png

Venture Downtown Events

Bridal & Special Occasion Expo

 ~ Annual Spring Fundraiser Event

Graduation Party? Anniversary arriving soon? Custom birthday party planning to do? Getting Married? Your daughter need a dress for Prom? You need cupcakes? Time for a get-away vacation to celebrate? Girls day out?

Up to 50 Local Vendors offering services, specials, products, and information to make your special occasion a HUGE SUCCESS!

LOCATION: Turtle Lake School - Commons Area and Elementary (lower) gym

General Admission is $5.00. 

Brides Admitted for $4.00

Swag bags to the first 50 guests. 


Vendor information - contact us at venturedowntown@gmail.com or call 715-541-2384

Summer Solstice ~ Yearly in June ~ 

Fun for the entire family in Downtown Turtle Lake!

*Kid's Games

*Chalk Art Contest with Prizes

*Food Trucks

*Local Food Vendors


**Live MUSIC**

Downtown Turtle Lake
Downtown Turtle Lake

Beautiful Day in downtown Turtle Lake!

Crafts in downtown Turtle Lake
Crafts in downtown Turtle Lake

Crafts on Main Street

Wine and Beer Sampling
Wine and Beer Sampling

Wine and beer sampling at the Turtle Lake Legion

Downtown Turtle Lake
Downtown Turtle Lake

Beautiful Day in downtown Turtle Lake!


Dog Days of Summer, August 

IT'S ALL ABOUT DOGS! NEW EVENT - Fundraiser for Venture Downtown

*Dog Wash

*Dog Parade!

*Doggie Vendors

*Local Food Vendors


**Live MUSIC**

New Business Venture? Check this out:

Currently, an entrepreneurial resource was compiled to streamline your entry into entrepreneurship in the Turtle Lake Community. When you enter business in Turtle Lake, you become part of something meaningful. Your business becomes meshed into the history and fabric of the community and its residents. This document can be found at the Turtle Lake Public  Library.


Turtle Lake is a growing community boasting natural resources and recreation, innovative industry, comprehensive health care services, an exceptional school system, and a collaborative, progressive, business community.

Wondering where to begin? Begin with Research, My Friend!

Whether you’re purchasing an existing business, creating a new product, or starting a new service business, the resources you need are plentiful.


You have a lot of questions - we’ll help you find the answers.

Welcome to Turtle Lake and VENTURE DOWNTOWN!