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Events from May 06, 2017

  • Dates of Event: Daily, May - October Take an "Old Time" Trolley ride and see breathtaking vistas from Door County 's scenic bluffs overlooking the islands. As we traverse the land, we'll share the legend and lore unique to each area. Don't forget to bring your camera! Learn from the locals the best places to wine, dine, and relax. 3-4 tours daily. Pick up at Door County Trolley Station– 8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor. Advance Purchase Recommended, Tours Often Sell Out! Visit http://www.doorcountytrolley.com/scenic-tour/
  • Dates of Event: Daily, May through October Cruise launches from the dock adjacent to the Door County Maritime Museum, 120N.Madison Ave. Each narrated tour lasts 1½ hours and cruises either through the Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal or to Sherwood Point Lighthouse (weather permitting). Snacks and refreshments, including full bar, are available on board for sale during the cruise. Daily cruises during July-August peak season. During off-peak season, May/June and September/October, it is advised to confirm departure schedule. Info 920-495-6454 or http://www.ridethefireboat.com/
  • Dates of Event: Saturdays, 4/1/17 - 5/31/17 Trolley guests will partake in Private wine tastings at two Award Winning Door County Wineries. Followed by a cozy carriage ride in the quaint village of Fish Creek. Trolley navigates guest to the hidden peninsula blossoms, carpeted forest wildflowers and majestic scenic overlooks that this rejuvenated season brings. Top it off with a fabulous lunch at the English Inn. Limited seating. Pick up Location and Time: Door County Trolley Station at 10:00 AM – 8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor.Cost $64 – 5 hour tour. Visit http://www.doorcountytrolley.com/spring-blossom-tour/ for info and to book your tour.
  • Date of event: 5/6/17 In Peninsula State Park, race starts at 10AM on a paved surface within the Peninsula State Park. All finishers receive a t-shirt, finisher’s medal as well as food and drink at the finish line. Awards will be presented to the top male and female runners, top male and female master runners and top three finisher in each age group. New this year, we are offering the Door County Half Marathon Team Competition for the very first time, with prizes for the top team. Visit http://www.doorcountyhalfmarathon.com/ (click on Runner Info tab) to view the course map, register online or to download an entry form. Registration beginning Oct. 1, 2016 – limited to 1800 participants.
  • Dates of Event: Saturdays, May 6, 13, 20, 27 & Daily, June 3 – October 21 Experience the VIP Tour of the area known as the “Boutique Winery’s” of the Midwest Wine Region. Meet one on one with the vintners of these private winery’s that make treasured labeled, high quality wines. Each of the 4 Door County Award Winning Winery’s visited, will have “cellar door” tasting emphasizing red wines, white wines, ports (dessert) wines and fruit wines. Top it all off with a chef prepared fabulous lunch at the prestigious “Galileo’s Restaurant” at Liberty Square. Wineries visited: Harbor Ridge Winery, Orchard Country Winery, Simon Creek Winery, & Door Peninsula Winery. Pick up Location and Time: Door County Trolley Station at 10:00 AM – 8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor. Cost $65.95 plus tax – 5 hour tour. Visit http://www.doorcountytrolley.com/wine-spirits-tour/ for info and to book your tour.
  • Date of event: 5/6/17 In Peninsula State Park, race begins at 10:30 AM, after the half-marathon start. Participants will follow the out and back course along the water on Shore Rd. going past Eagle Bluff Lighthouse and Welcker’s Point, finishing at the same finish line as the half marathon. Walkers are welcome to participate in the 5K. All finishers will receive a t-shirt and food and drink at the finish line. Awards for the top 3 male and female finishers, and door prizes will be given out. Visit http://www.doorcountyhalfmarathon.com/ (click on Runner Info tab)to view the course map, register online or to download an entry form. Registration beginning Oct. 1, 2016 – limited to 550 participants.
  • Date of event: Year round - 1st Saturday of each month Starboard Brewing Company, 151 N 3rd Ave. Musicians from Door County Folk Alliance get together informally and play a variety of Celtic music. You are welcome to bring your instrument, sit in the circle and play music or just pull up a chair and listen. Irish dancers also welcome. Info at 920-818-1062
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