Ice Castles In Lake Geneva

The Ice Castles will be in Lake Geneva this Holiday Season! Are you looking for something fun to do when your family is in town? Visiting the Ice Castles is the perfect activity for all ages! The Ice Castles are made up of ice-carved tunnels, fountains, slides, frozen thrones, and giant ice-formations that will be illuminated by colorful lights while music plays in the background. You do not want to miss out on this incredible experience!

 

Where? 812 Wrigley Dr. Lake Geneva, WI 53147-2039

When? December 26th – January 8th (weather permitting)
For more information or to get tickets, click here!

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This Holiday Season, Give The Gift of Women’s Weekend

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a friend or family member? This year, give the gift of Women’s Weekend! It is a wonderful chance for women to enjoy a weekend away with friends. There is a kick off party, great shopping deals, and fun events to attend all weekend! This years theme is “Dancing the Decades Away” and the women will be partying like it’s 1999. Don’t miss out on the perfect present, sign up today!

When: April 26th – 28th

Where: Lake Geneva, WI

Price: $60 (Use the code EARLYBIRD to get $10 OFF!)

What is included:

  • A Gift Bag
  • Savings Passport for Women’s Weekend Shopping, Dining and Pampering
  • Appetizers, drinks and live entertainment at the Kick Off Party
  • Scavenger Hunt throughout Lake Geneva
  • Discounted workshops throughout the weekend

Follow this link to sign up today!

Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is already over and we are well into the holiday season! Kick off December with these exciting events to boost your holiday cheer!

Lake Geneva Festival of Lights

This Saturday Lake Geneva is lighting the Lake Geneva Christmas Tree! Hot Cocoa and Cookies will be served, but don’t forget to save a cookie because Santa is might just stop by!

Where? Flat Iron Park Lake Geneva, WI

When? Friday, November 30th from 5pm-6pm

For more information click here!

Cookie Walk 2018

First Congregational Lake Geneva can do the baking for you this holiday season! They will have a large selection of homemade cookies to choose from and half of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity!

Where? First Congregational Lake Geneva: 715 Wisconsin St. Lake Geneva, Wisconsin 53147

When? Saturday, December 1st from 9am-1pm (or until they run out of cookies!)

For more information click here!

Holiday Ornament Workshop

The Lake Geneva Public Library is hosting a Holiday Ornament Workshop for kids! There will be pre-cut festive shapes for the kids to color with glitter glue, markers, and stickers!

Where? Lake Geneva Public Library

When? Saturday, December 1st from 10am-12pm

Who? Children ages 3 to 11

For more information click here!

Lake Geneva Electric Christmas Parade

This year the annual parade is Whoville themed and the Princesses are visiting Whoville! Join them on Saturday to see which Princesses decided to visit!

Where? Downtown Lake Geneva

When? 5pm-6:30pm

For more information click here!

Get in the holiday spirit this December by starting it with these great holiday events!

Widow’s Weekend

Hunting season starts this week and that means this weekend is widows weekend. While all the husbands are away hunting women often stay home. However, that doesn’t mean the women can’t have some fun of their own!

This weekend is the perfect opportunity for a girls’ weekend! Gather up a few of your closest friends and plan a weekend just for you! Here are some great girls’ weekend activities you can do!

Girls’ Weekend Ideas

  • Spa day
  • Getting your nails done
  • Check what is happening in town
    • Performances
    • Seasonal Events
    • Farmers Markets or Craft Fairs
    • Group activities (ex. clue rooms, wood sign workshops)
  • Wine night
  • Game night
  • Movie night
  • See below for Lake Geneva specific events!

Men aren’t the only ones that get to have fun this weekend. While they are away take the opportunity to treat yourself and your friends!

Here are some fun events happening in Lake Geneva that you can do for your girls’ weekend!

 

Deer Widow’s Wreath Workshop

Where? Tommis Garden Blooms

When? Friday, November 16th, from 6pm-7:30pm

To sign up now or for more information click here!

 

Riedel Glass Wine Tasting

Where? Lake Geneva Canopy Tours

When? Saturday, November 17th, from 4:30pm-5:30pm

To sign up now or for more information click here!

 

Board Painting Party

Where? The Ridge Hotel

When? Sunday, November 18th, from 9:30am-11:30am

To sign up now or for more information click here!

Lake Geneva’s Holiday Open House

This Saturday and Sunday Lake Geneva is hosting the Holiday Open House! Stores from downtown Lake Geneva will be hosting promotions and in-store events to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season.

Where? Downtown Lake Geneva

When? November 10th and 11th from 10:30am-5pm

For more information click here!

As a part of the event there will also be a Holiday Window Display Competition on Saturday, November 10th from 9am to 5pm. This year’s theme is a Whoville Christmas, Growing the Heart of our Communities. The community members will have a chance to vote on which display they like the best to decide the winner!

For more information click here!

Additional events in Lake Geneva this weekend:

Lake Geneva Country Meats Holiday Wine Tasting

This event allows participants to taste over 45 wines from all over the world. The wines will be available for a significant discount the night of the event!

Where? Lake Geneva Country Meats

When? Saturday, November 10th, from 5:30pm-7:30pm

Price? $40 that includes a goody bag, quality wine glass to take home, and a $10 donation to the Walworth County Food Pantry

For more information or to sign up now click here!

Christmas Holiday Market

Boutiques and local artisans will be having pop-up shops with lovely handmade items that will make the perfect Christmas gifts! Stop by to find a unique, one of a kind gift for someone special!

Where? The Cove of Lake Geneva

When? Saturday, November 10th, from 10am-5pm

For more information click here!

Magical Musings of Lake Geneva

This Saturday, Lake Geneva is having a witching and wizarding event you won’t want to miss! Magical Musings of Lake Geneva is an event for people of all ages who enjoy all things magical. Have you ever wanted to play Quiddich, find out which house your would be sorted into, or visit platform 9 ¾? Now is your chance! Magical Musings brings the worlds of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts together for a magical experience like no other!

Magical Musings has something for everyone!

  • Quiddich Lessons
  • House Sorting
  • Fortune Telling
  • Face Painting
  • Potions Classroom
  • And so much more!

Info:

When: Saturday, November 3rd

Where: Downtown Lake Geneva

Time: 10am – 5pm

For more information on The Magical Musings of Lake Geneva click here!

Local Craft Market

The Bottle Shop is a great supporter of local artists! The works of these artists are displayed on the walls of The Bottle Shop and are for sale. This Sunday, The Bottle Shop is hosting a local craft market. Crafters from the Lake Geneva area will be there showcasing their one of a kind products and crafts to the public.

The Details

  • Sunday, September 16th from 10 am to 2 pm
  • Hosted by The Bottle Shop (617 W Main St.)
  • Free and open to the public!

Stop by, support your local crafters, and enjoy a mimosa or bloody mary while you shop!

Click here for more information!

Lake Geneva Jaycees Annual Venetian Festival

The Venetian Festival is back for the 56th year in a row!

It will go from August 15th – 19th and has lots of fun activities to participate in!

Carnival (15th-19th)

  • Flat Iron Park and Seminary Park in Lake Geneva
  • $20 per wristband
  • Rides for all ages
  • Delicious food
  • And much more!

Arts & Crafts Fair (18th&19th)

  • FREE ADMISION
  • Library Park in Lake Geneva
  • Over 100 exhibitors to see

Don’t miss out on all the fun! Gather your family and friends to spend a great day in downtown Lake Geneva!

For more information click here!

 

 

Lake Geneva Farmer’s Market

One of the best parts of summer is going to your local farmers market! You can make a morning out of it by going with friends or family and it’s a nice way to connect with your local community! There are always so many delicious and useful products to buy!

  • Fresh locally grown produce
  • Breads and other fresh baked goods
  • Homemade soaps
  • Jewelry
  • And so much more!

The Lake Geneva Farmer’s Market is held on Thursdays from 8am-1pm at Horticultural Hall.

For more info click here!

Looking for a fun, free way to spend your Thursdays? Look no further! Lake Geneva’s Concerts in the Park are the perfect event for you!

  • 2 hours of music ranging from bluegrass, to alternative rock, to jazz
  • A beautiful lakeside view
  • Street food & beverages
  • An evening of fun spent with friends and family

Where? Flat Iron Park

When? Every Thursday from 6pm-8pm through August 23rd

For more information or to view the line-up click here.