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: 5/25/17 – 5/28/17
At the Ridges Sanctuary. Your opportunity to learn more about wildflowers, geology, birds and insects through field trips and hands-on programs. Our field trip leaders will guide you through some of the most pristine and unique natural areas in the county, some of which are not typically open to the public. Conservation organizations in Door County will share ways in which they are working to preserve our rich natural heritage for the future. And, along the way, you’ll have an opportunity to share your love of the natural world with other conservation-minded participants from all over the Midwest. Online registration will be available in April. You can register online, or download a brochure and register by mail. $25-$90, cost varies based on type and length of field trip. Call The Ridges at 920-839-2802 for information on how to register. Pre-registration required.
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: Memorial Day Weekend - 5/27/17 - 5/28/17
At Lakeside Park in Jacksonport on Hwy 57, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Maifest includes a juried art fair; midway activities for children; concession stands selling funnel cakes, kolaches, brats and hot dogs; live music; and a car show. The Maifest parade is at 10:30 AM Saturday, a 10K run and 2-mile fun run at Lakeside Park on Sunday at 9 AM; the 4-H Horse and Pony Drill Team and Frontier Farmers horse pull at the ball field beginning at 1 PM Sunday. For information call 920-823-8136 or http://www.jacksonport.org/maifest/
Date of Event: 5/28/17
At Jacksonport Park – 9:00 AM sharp, rain or shine. The course travels through scenic, wooded Cave Point Drive to the waters of Clark Lake and finishes back at the park. Refreshments will be available after the runs. Info:
Dates of Event: 5/27/17 - 5/28/17
At Sunset Park, 10 AM – 5 PM Saturday and 10 AM – 4 PM on Sunday. Over 100 exhibitors will display their fantastic original works of art in a wide variety of media including sculpture, painting, jewelry, ceramics, fiber and photography; and all artwork is for sale. Fine artists present their creations in an open-air market atmosphere. Juried multi-media art show, entertainment, children’s activities, food and beverages. For more information, call (800) 301-6695 or (920) 743-6246 or www.sturgeonbay.net
Dates of Event: 5/28/17 – 11/5/17 (Sundays only)
10:00 AM pickup at Door County Trolley Station-8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor, then embark on 3.5 hour trolley tour which includes brunch and beverages stops at the following places: Coyote Roadhouse, Log Den Restaurant and Alpine Resort. Tour includes chaffuered Trolley Transportation, 3 Bloody Mary's or Mimosa's (may substitute for beer or non alcoholic beverges) and Sunday Brunch is included in tour price. Info http://www.doorcountytrolley.com/bloody-mary-brunch-tour/.
Dates of Event: May 27-28 & June 10 - October 14, Tuesdays-Sundays
Tour Alexander Noble House new exhibit “A Glimpse of the Past”, with an added feature,” Victorian Christmas in the Parlor.” Enjoy a tour of a Greek Revival Farmhouse built in 1875 and experience a portrayal of domestic life in Fish Creek at the turn of the century. Group Tours Welcome
Museum hours 10-3:00 Tuesdays-Sundays. 4167 Main Street
920-868-2091, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.facebook.com/GibraltarHistoricalAssociation
Dates of Event: 5/18 – 6/4 2017
At the Third Avenue Playhouse, 239 N. Third Ave. VELVET GENTLEMAN is a colorful journey into the mind and music of the witty and eccentric composer Erik Satie whose music ranges from comically bizarre to hauntingly beautiful. Created and performed by TAP’s co-artistic director James Valcq, this multimedia theatre piece featuring Satie’s music, words, and drawings will transport audiences to fin de siécle Paris. 7:30 PM – Thurs, Fri, Sat. 2:00 PM - Sunday. $27/general admission. $7/ child. $10/student. Call 920-743-1760
Dates of Event: 5/27/17 – 5/28/17
At the Gibralter Grill, featuring Cookie – Timeless Music, 7:30 PM.
Billed as "The Best Patio Bar and Outdoor Music Venue in Door County!" featuring diverse entertainment for your enjoyment – from the Birch Creek Ambassadors Jazz Ensemble to blues and oldies. There is no charge for the entertainment. Read our review here and check out their 2017 lineup at http://www.gibraltargrill.com/entertainment .Call 920-868-4745