Dates of Events: 9/1/18 – 10/18/18
Sept 1 Liam Teague
Sept 8 Bernstein at 100
Sept 15 Lawrence University Jazz Faculty Quartet
Oct 13 The Best of Billie Holliday
Birch Creek is a nationally renowned summer music school by day and a celebrated concert venue at night. Top national and international artists are featured in more than 30 indoor evening concerts on Birch Creek’s rural campus. Music ranging from symphony to Big Band to percussion and steel band during selected evenings on the Birch Creek campus. Only 3 miles east of Egg Harbor on County E. Call 920-868-3763 for specific details. Website: www.birchcreek.org
Dates of Event: 10/20/18 – 10/21/18 Throughout Ellison Bay, 10 AM – 5 PM. Explore one-of-a-kind art galleries, shops, and nature trails. Enjoy refreshments and demonstrations while browsing this unique event. Maps are available at all member galleries. Visit https://www.facebook.com/EllisonBayArts or call 920-854-4839 for more information.
Date of Event: 12/1/18
At Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay, 10 AM-1 PM. Santa loves tugboats! Enjoy this unique opportunity to share your Christmas wishes when Santa makes his annual visit to the historic Tug John Purves. Come early to see him arrive at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay on a Coast Guard boat. Kids can board the tug John Purves to sit on Santa’s lap and whisper their gift wishes in his ear. Due to the size of the tug, just two adults can accompany each child. Call for more information: 920-743-5958 or http://www.dcmm.org/event/santa-tugboat-john-purves-2/
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: May 26, 27 (Memorial Day Weekend)
June 4 – October 27 (Nightly)
October 31 (Halloween)
Step aboard the “Trolley of the Doomed” as we share tales of ghostly sunken ships, haunted lighthouses and mysterious happenings on the darker side of this spirited peninsula. Join our scary, fun, and informative filled tour that is truly one of a kind. Pick up Location: Door County Trolley Station– 8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor. Cost: Adults-$29.95; children 5-16 yrs- $21.95,plus tax – 2 ¼ hour tour. Visit http://www.doorcountytrolley.com/wine-spirits-tour/ for info and to book your tour.
Dates of Event: Sundays, June 3 – November 4
A Sunday morning eye opener! Indulge in a Wisconsin tradition – Bloody Mary’s and Sunday Brunch… Trolley guests will enjoy three unique stops for those popular Sunday morning cocktails, Bloody Mary’s & Mimosa’s.This tour also includes a traditional Sunday Brunch at the rustic “Log Den Restaurant.” Bring your spouse, your family or gather a group together and see why this maybe the best ending to your week. Pick up Location and Time: Door County Trolley Station at 10 AM – 8030 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor. Cost $58.95 adults, $53.95 children 5-16 yrs. old plus tax. Visit https://doorcountytrolley.com/bloody-mary-brunch-tour/ for info and to book your tour.
Dates of Event: 6/12/18 – 7/1/18 Now and Then
7/4/18 – 7/22/18 Miss Holmes
7/25/18 – 8/12/18 The Drowsy Chaperone
8/15/18 – 9/2/18 Living on Love
9/5/18 – 10/14/18 Salvage
Its 82nd Anniversary, America’s oldest professional resident summer theater opens its 2018 season on June 12th performing Tuesdays through Sundays. The Peninsula Players Theater 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 2018 season lineup, performance times and ticketing.
Dates of Event: March – May: Saturdays
June 2 – Oct 31: 7 days a week
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. Pick up and Drop off locations at select Egg Harbor Resorts or Inn’s at 9:20am (available for an additional cost – see website for locations) Cost $65.95 plus tax – 5 hour tour. Visit https://doorcountytrolley.com/premier-wine-tour/ for info and to book your tour.
Dates of Event: Sundays, Year Round
At Sturgeon Bay Jaycee Hall, 340 Jaycee Ct. 6:00 PM- Group dance lesson. $10. 7:00 PM- Open dancing to Salsa, Cha-cha, Bachata & Merengue 'til close. Free. Drink specials. NO partner required. Great for beginners. Call 920-743-4224 or visit http://doorcountydanceclasses.com