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Events from August 01, 2017

  • Dates of Event: Tues thru Saturday, 5/26/17- 10/7/17 At Corner of the Past & Old Anderson House Museum, Hwy 57 & Country Ln. Fifteen historically restored buildings filled with artifacts, photos, videos, and stories. Family fun crafts, butter making, wood crafts and more. Scavenger hunt for kids with free ice cream reward. Docents are on hand to answer questions and the Discovery Pen audio tours are included with admission. $5/adults. Free/children. Info call 920-854-7680 or visit http://www.sisterbayhistory.org
  • 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/
  • On August 01, 2017
    Dates of Event: June – September, Weekly Tuesday and Wednesday At Blues Point Boat Ramp, 8450 Blues Point Rd. Get a unique perspective on the Cana Island and Birdcage Lighthouses, learn a little about their history, and get amazing views of the ships that sank around them. $45/adults. $29/kids under 13. $105/hour, whole boat. Call 920-559-6106 for more info or http://www.doorcountyadventurerafting.com/
  • 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/
  • On August 01, 2017
    At 3655 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212, USA Categories: Theatre
    Dates of Event: 6/13/17 – 7/2/17 The Actuary 7/5/17 – 7/23/17 Peter and The Star Catcher 7/26/17 – 8/13/17 The Bridges of Madison County 8/16/17 – 9/3/17 Lord Arthur Savile's Crime 9/6/17 – 10/15/17 Almost, Maine Its 81st Anniversary, America’s oldest professional resident summer theatre opens its 2017 season on June 13th performing Tuesdays through Sundays. The Peninsula Players Theatre is nestled in a fragrant cedar forest overlooking the waters of Green Bay, where patrons come before curtain to stroll along the shore, enjoy a relaxing picnic, or refreshments while watching the sunset before the exhilaration of a live theatrical performance. For information call: 920-868-3287 or here for the 2017 season lineup, performance times and ticketing.
  • On August 01, 2017
    At Categories: Music
    Dates of Event: 6/14/17 – 8/26/17 Summer Season -Peninsula State Park 6/14/ – 8/25, Mon-Wed-Fri : Oklahoma In Wisconsin 6/19 – 8/24, Mon-Thurs: Doctor Doctor 6/20 – 8/26, Tues-Sat: Victory Farm 6/15 – 8/24, Thurs (plus Sat 6/17): Lumber Jacks In Love 9/1/17 – 10/21/17 Fall Season -Door Community Auditorium 9/1 – 10/21, Daily except Sunday. Also No Shows on Sept 4, 11, 18 and Oct 17, 18. : Naked Radio Each year devoted patrons enjoy a cozy night of comedy and musical theater under the stars at glorious Peninsula State Park Amphitheater in Fish Creek. Original Musical Comedies to Delight the Whole Family. The 2017 Summer Season runs from June 14 - August 26 at the Amphitheater in Peninsula State Park. The Fall Season runs from Sept 1 to October 21 at the Door Community Auditorium. Tickets: 920-854-6117 or http://northernskytheater.com/ .
  • Dates of Event: Weekly on Tuesday May 17– September 27 At Lakeside Park, 9 AM – 1 PM. Do your shopping locally with a wide variety of local farm products and hand crafts on the lake in Jacksonport. Info call 920-823-2288
  • Dates of Event: Monday thru Friday, June 5 – October 20 Our “Old Time” Trolley will pick you up and navigate you to Door County’s most treasured lighthouses. Experience these majestic landmarks, tucked away in the Peninsula’s hidden bays and coves. Top it off with a fabulous scenic lunch at the waterfront “Top Deck Restaurant” at Gordon Lodge. You’ll see why this is our most popular tour. Trolley guests will tour these lighthouses: Eagle Bluff Lighthouse – Fish Creek, Cana Island Lighthouse – Baileys Harbor (if causeway accessible) OR Canal Station Lighthouse, Range Lights – Baileys Harbor. 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.
  • 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.
  • From August 01, 2017 10:00 until August 01, 2017 15:00
    At 4167 Main St, Fish Creek, WI 54212, USA Categories: 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: noblehousefc@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/GibraltarHistoricalAssociation
  • Dates of Event: June – September, Weekly Tuesday and Wednesday At Blues Point Boat Ramp, 8450 Blues Point Rd. Get a unique perspective on the Cana Island and Birdcage Lighthouses, learn a little about their history, and get amazing views of the ships that sank around them. $45/adults. $29/kids under 13. $105/hour, whole boat. Call 920-559-6106 for more info or http://www.doorcountyadventurerafting.com/
  • Dates of Event: Tuesdays, 6/6/17 - 8/29/17 At the Settlement Shops, 9106 Hwy 42. 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM. Fresh locally grown produce, plants, flowers, homemade breads, delicious jams, salsa and canned goods along with homemade arts & crafts.
  • From August 01, 2017 14:30 until August 01, 2017 16:30
    At 4167 WI-42, Fish Creek, WI 54212, USA Categories: Music
    Dates of Event: Tuesdays, June 6 - August 26 at Noble Square – 4167 Hwy 42., 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Grab a chair or blanket and settle in to enjoy a vast variety of entertainment with relaxing and enjoying the scenery of Fish Creek. Music ranges from blues, classical, jazz and more. Free. Call 920-868-2316 or visit http://www.visitfishcreek.com
  • Dates of Event: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday; 7/1 – 8/19 2017 At the Gardens at Bjorklunden. Mon – Fri 8:00 PM, Sat. at 5:00. Come enjoy an intimate, accessible and thoroughly enjoyable outdoor experience with Shakespeare and other classic plays presented in a beautiful natural setting. Door Shakespeare is proud to announce the 2017 season featuring Wm. Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night and The Heart of Robin Hood. Door Shakespeare brings life to classic tales by creating soulful characters and telling their stories in a way that is inviting, charming and engaging to people of all ages. (920) 839-1500 or www.doorshakespeare.com.
  • From August 01, 2017 18:00 until August 01, 2017 20:00
    At 9986 WI-42, Ephraim, WI 54211 Categories: Music
    Dates of Event: Mondays, 6/19/17 – 8/28/17 At Harborside Park. 6-8 PM. Enjoy a free concert while watching the sunset over Eagle Harbor. Each week new artists are sure to provide you with a unique, engaging experience. Free. Call 920-854-4989 for info.
  • Date of Event: 7/31/17 – 8/11/17 At Trueblood Performing Arts Center, 870 Main Rd. Every year in August, Washington Island welcomes its Music Festival, a series of concerts led by Artistic Director Stephen Colburn, principal oboist of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. World-class musicians donate their talents to the Festival, spending two weeks living and performing on the Island and establishing strong ties to the community. The Festival's events are now the heart of the Island's summer music schedule. Call 920-847-2528 or visit www.washingtonislandmusicfestival.com
  • Dates of Event: 7/26/17 – 8/13/17 Its 81st Anniversary, America’s oldest professional resident summer theatre opens its 2017 season on June 13th performing Tuesdays through Sundays. The Peninsula Players Theatre is nestled in a fragrant cedar forest overlooking the waters of Green Bay, where patrons come before curtain to stroll along the shore, enjoy a relaxing picnic, or refreshments while watching the sunset before the exhilaration of a live theatrical performance. For information call: 920-868-3287 or here for the 2017 season lineup, performance times and ticketing.
  • Dates of Event: Tuesday Year Round At Waterfront Mary’s Bar & Grill at Beach Harbor Resort, 3662 N. Duluth 10:00 P.M. Call 1-800-388-8055
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