Category: Elmwood

UFO Researcher in Hudson, WI

He has a Bachelors and Masters in Psychology, but for more than two decades, he has been travelling the globe in search of unique and bizarre stories and history. How did he get started down this path? Right here in Wisconsin with local Wisconsin UFO stories.

When You See Those Flying Saucers

the Buchanan Brothers captured the mood of the nation with their prescient song, “When You See Those Flying Saucers.” Don’t let the folksy-melody and music fool you. The song has a serious message about the meaning of the UFO phenomenon.

Massive Saucer over Elmwood, WI (1963)

A dramatic UFO sighting over Elmwood, WI from 1963.

Another UFO DAY: Warren, MN

Mayor Mara Hanel of Warren, MN has proclaimed August 27 to be “UFO Day.” The northwest Minnesota town of Warren joins Elmwood, WI and Bellville, WI in hosting small-town UFO Day celebrations. Like the celebrations in Elmwood and Bellville, the new event in Warren…

The Other UFO Days-Belleville, WI

Did you know that Elmwood, WI is not the only small town in Wisconsin to have had a high-profile UFO incident with a police officer that inspired an annual UFO Days festival?

Valley of the UFOS (Ridgeland, WI)

A 2004 article from Fate Magazine identifies a pattern of sightings Belleville-Ridgeland–Elmwood.

UFOs Back in the News

It’s happening! UFOs are back in the news and UFO Days are here again, both in Elmwood, Wisconsin and in the broader national dialogue. Are you keeping up with the story? If you’re like most people who attend Elmwood’s UFO Days, you’re curious about…

Dan Rather on UFO Days

Ever wondered why Elmwood is the UFO Capital of the World, here’s a quick history lesson. Take a trip back in time to check out CBS News April 8, 1988: Dan Rather’s feature on UFO Days and Elmwood’s proposed UFO landing site.

2019 UFO Days Buttons On Sale

The 2019 UFO Days button design is a classic: “Hear no UFOs; see no UFOs, speak no UFOs.” So say the spacemen. You can purchase these buttons at local Elmwood businesses, but don’t wait until supplies run out. Proceeds go toward the event. 

Bill Johnson answers question, ‘Why UFO Days’

  By Kaye Bird, Contributor, Gateway NewsSaturday, July 25, 2015 12:01 AM Bill Johnson, retired professor at UW/Stout will be presenting a talk entitled, “Why UFO Days” on Saturday and Sunday this upcoming weekend. Don’t miss it! Photo by Kaye Bird MENOMONIE, WI –…