THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
BREAKFAST TIMEDawn and Mark Carviou were hosts for the 2013 Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm on Sunday, June 30. A record crowd of over 4800 people attended the annual event. Pictured top right: Dawn and Mark Carviou standing, welcome the Eric Bulin family of Marinette to the VIP table for breakfast. Bottom photo: Chris Smoothie VanDeWalle hands out fresh strawberry smoothies as people wait in line for breakfast. More breakfast photos can be found on Page 8 in section B.
Largest Crowd Ever At Carvious Marinette Co. Breakfast On Farm
The annual Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm was held Sunday, June 30 from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Mark and Dawn Carviou Farm, at W3201 Hwy. G, Porterfield. The breakfast attracted 4800 guests, the largest crowd ever.
Served were 228 gallons of ice cream, 490 gallons milk, 183 boxes of pancake mix, 1400 pounds of eggs, 950 pounds of sausage, 33 gallons of maple syrup, 100 pounds of ham, 750 pounds of cheese, and 300 pounds of cheese curds.
The day included a petting zoo and baby animal area, kiddie tractor pull, face painting, pony rides, bouncy area for kids, kids games, self-touring of the farmstead, dozens of displays and exhibits, and a live band. One of the attractions was a calf born the morning of the breakfast.
Some of the comments of breakfast goers were, very well done, excellent, and cant wait until next year.
The 2014 Breakfast on the Farm is tentatively set for June 29.