• The Village of Fremont

  • The Village of Fremont is your first glimpse of beautiful Waupaca County while traveling up the Wolf River. Fremont is a small, charming village of just over 700 residents, thousands flock here every year in May to experience what the locals call “May Madness”. This phenomenon makes Fremont well known as “The White Bass Capital of the World” during the spring spawn it is not uncommon for fishermen to take home over 2000 fish during a single week of fishing. The Village of Fremont was incorporated in March 1882 and became the home of dairy farmers, cheese makers, loggers and clammers, who supplied shells to two button factories in the area.

    The Village boasts many attractions for vacationers. Lodging accommodations that include hotel/motel rooms, housekeeping cottages, resorts and campgrounds. Dining choices include a variety of small inviting diners to taverns serving pizza and burgers. Fremont has several beautiful supper clubs for a romantic evening or family dining. The large majority of Fremont’s dining establishments and taverns offer boat parking on the Wolf River. Browse below to see what our community offers:

    • Dining
    • Recreational Activities
    • Shopping
    • Where To Stay
    • Free Travel Guides

     

  • Village Hall of Fremont

    317 Wolf River Drive
    Fremont, WI 54940
    920-446-2411

    Hours
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday – 9:00 AM – Noon, 12:45 PM – 4:00 PM
    Wednesday – 9:00 AM – Noon, 12:45 PM – 6:00 PM
    Friday – 9:00 AM – Noon

     

    The Neuschafer Community Library

    Located in the Fremont Village Hall
    317 Wolf River Drive
    Fremont, WI 54940
    920-446-2474

    Summer Hours
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

    Winter Hours
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Tuesday – 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Saturday – 9:00 AM – Noon

     

    Fremont Elementary School

    Servers K-5 grades. It is part of the Weyauwega-Fremont School District. The schoolyard has basketball hoops, a baseball diamond, soccer field and assorted playground equipment. The Middle School and High School are located in nearby Weyauwega.

     

    Churches

    The community of Fremont is served by three local churches. Service times are available by calling the churches.

    Hope United Church of Christ – 920-446-2952 – located south of Fremont on County Road H.

    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – 920-446-3251 – located just off Highway 10 on County Road H.

    St. John’s Lutheran Church – 920-446-2401 – located south of Tri County Road on 37th Avenue.

     

    The community of Weyauwega offers St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church 920-867-2179.

    First Presbyterian Church 920-867-2880

     

    Fremont Post Office

    627 Wolf River Drive
    Fremont, WI 54940
    920-446-2401

    Hours
    Lobby: Monday – Friday – 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Window: 8:30 AM – Noon, 1:00 PM – 4:45 PM
    Saturday – 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

    * A drop box is available at the building.

     

    Fremont Police & Fire Departments

    The Fremont Police force is part-time and backed up by the Waupaca County Sheriff’s Department. When on duty, the non-emergency police number is 920-446-2299. The emergency number is 911. During off hours, the non-emergency number is answered by the Waupaca County Sheriff’s Department. The police office is located in the Village Hall.

    The Fremont-Wolf River Fire Department and Emergency Medical Technicians are available by calling 911. The Fire Department force is entirely volunteer and is located on Waupaca Street.