On October 8 each year, the Peshtigo
Historical Society marks the anniversary of
the fire with a special candlelight service. The public is
welcome to attend. Click here for a link to the Peshtigo
Times article about the 2001 event, including a story of
how the tabernacle from Father Pernin's church was found and
returned to Peshtigo.
Here is a guide to local
sites and events for visitors to "the city reborn from the ashes of America's
most disastrous forest fire."
How to get there: