A fun-filled event intent on bringing friends, family, and community together for the New Year! Proceeds going to Dropping the Carp Fund and City Park and Recreation Youth Enrichment/Hoffman Hall Activities.
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Additional Information: Contact Prairie du Chien Tourist Info 1-800-732-1673 (www.prairieduchien.org)

2013–13th Annual Carp Fest–Droppin’ of the Carp Video

The 13th Annual Droppin’ of the Carp brought out lots of Lucky’s fans despite the frigid cold temperature and the day’s snows.

 

New York drops a  ball and New Orleans drops a baby statue.  Still, a town in Wisconsin drops something much more interesting.  John Mercure finds out from Tom Nelson how the Dropping of the Carp Festival started and what everyone does with the fish when it's all said and done. (620 WTMJ Radio Interview)