Easter Sunday

We are only one month away from Women’s Weekend Lake Geneva so be sure to check us out and sign up!

Hoppy almost Easter! What are your holiday traditions? I personally go out to brunch with my family and here are some great options in the local area for you and your loved ones to go to Easter Sunday!

Easter Brunch at Lake Lawn to celebrate!

  • Served Easter Sunday beginning at 9:30 am, with last seating at 3:00 pm
  • Prices vary by age:
    • Adults $44.95
    • Children ages 4 -12 $16.95
    • Children 3 Years & Under Dine Free
  • There will be an Easter Egg Hunt in the inner courtyard for resort and Easter brunch guests at 9:00am!
  • Reservation required. Please call the Frontier Restaurant 262-725-9155.

Easter Brunch at 240° West at the Abbey Resort

  • Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Enjoy a bountiful buffet of all your brunch favorites as well as special holiday additions.
  • Complimentary Mimosas!
  • Prices vary by age:
    • $42.00 Adults
    • $16.00 Children 4-12 (under 4 free)
  • Reservations Required: 800-709-1323

Easter Dinner at the Hunt Club Steakhouse

  • Time: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • $50 per person three-course holiday menu along with a limited version of their new seasonal menu.
  • Check out the menu here
  • Reservations Required: Call 262.245.7200 or visit Open Table.

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Harbor Shores

Harbor Shores is a great lodging option that is within walking distance from Riviera Ballroom and Lake Geneva Cruise Line. There are many amenities and dining choices which make this an excellent place for your next stay in Lake Geneva.

    • Amenities Include:
      • Outdoor pool
      • Indoor pool
      • Sauna
      • Free WiFi
      • Common Area
    • Business Amenities Include:
      • Computer station
      • Dry cleaning/laundry services
      • 24-hour front desk
      • Conference center
      • Meeting rooms
    • 108 air-conditioned rooms come with:
      • Refrigerators
      • Microwaves.
      • Pillowtop bed.
      • Flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment,
      • Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

If you’re hungry grab something to eat at the hotel’s restaurant, which features a bar. Or take full advantage of room service.

For more information here is Harbor Shores site.

 

Photo Credit: Harbor Shores

Starting to Heat Up!

Wisconsin is finally warming up! Here are some fun outdoor activities to partake in the local area:

There will also be a March Madness Party with game time specials March 22nd through March 31st 

  • Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Location: Pier 290

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cafe Calamari

Cafe Calamari is a fine Italian restaurant with an impressive menu that also has daily Chef specials. Featured on the menu is their premium hand selected top quality steaks in either New York Strip or Filet.

Cafe Calamari has a lounge with its own menu. It is served every evening exclusively at the Cafe Calamari bar only.

The Craft Cocktail list is full of a wide variety of the best seasonal cocktails. Here is the complete list.

Come check out Cafe Calamari the next time you visit Downtown Lake Geneva. They are located at 10 E Geneva St. Williams Bay, WI.
For more information check out Cafe Calamari’s Site.

Photo Credit: Cafe Calamari

St. Patrick’s Day Events

Happy almost St Patrick’s day! How do you celebrate? Here are some events that will be hosted to Celebrate this holiday this weekend in the Lake Geneva area!

  • St. Paddy’s Weekend Shenanigans
    • Time: Friday – Sunday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
    • Location: Crafted Americana at The Ridge Hotel
    • Check them out for some traditional specials!
    • Lunch offerings:
      • Irish poundies
      • Guinness fish and chips
      • Reuben sandwiches
    • Dinner plates:
      • Traditional corned beef and cabbage
      • Shepherd’s pie
      • Bangers & mash
  • St Patrick’s Day Weekend
    • Time: Friday – Sunday from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
    • Location: Lake Lawn Resort
    • Celebrate this holiday at these various locations over the entire weekend:
      • Frontier Restaurant
      • Fireside Lounge
      • Lookout Bar & Eatery
      • The Isle of Capri Cafe
    • Each place comes with various offers that you can find here.
  • Irish Whiskey Dinner
    • Time: Saturday from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
    • Location: Frontier Restaurant at Lake Lawn Resort
    • Reservations are required and limited, must be 21 years or older.
    • With a carefully crafted menu that pairs the perfect whiskey with your dinner.
    • For more information check it out here.
  • St. Patrick’s Day at Popeye’s
    • Time: Saturday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
    • Location: Popeye’s Lake Geneva
    • They will be serving GREEN BEER!

 

Mill Creek Hotel

The Mill Creek Hotel is a great lodging option located in downtown Lake Geneva. It is the perfect place for people, couples, and business people that need a Lake Geneva getaway. With a fantastic location everything is within walking distance. This peaceful haven has 33 private condos with great views.

They offer a variety of getaway packages including:

  • Romance Package
  • Wine & Dine Night Out
  • Golf Stay & Play Package
  • Adventure Day

Their facilities and amenities include:

  • Private Condos
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Deck

Also, the Mill Creek Hotel has earned a Certificate of Excellence from tripadvisor. Check out their site here for more information!

 

Photo Credit: Mill Creek

National Women’s History Month

Happy National Women’s History month! Women should be celebrated all year long but this is our month ladies! Take time to share your appreciation for the most important women in your life. Plan a girl’s day brunch or spa day.

On Thursday, March 8th go out for Girls Night at Pier 290!

  • Time: 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • All rail drinks, beer and wines by the glass are 50% off
  • All dinner entrees 50% off’

If you are interested in learning more about some amazing women who have made great accomplishments throughout history, this is a great site to check out, click here!

 

3 Easy Slow-Cooker Meals

Trying to get meals prepared during the week can be hard but here are 3 easy slow cookers to try soon! Also, there is a bonus dessert option 

  1. Slow Cooker Baked Ziti
    • A great casserole dish made with ziti macaroni and tomato & basil sauce. You can make it your own by including meat, peppers, onions, and more.
    • Full recipe here
  2. Crock Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken and Veggies
    • A hearty meal that is also good for you. It is a way to spice up the normal chicken dish with lemon and garlic.
    • Full recipe here
  3. BBQ Pork Sliders
    • Put the delectable pulled pork on some rolls and pair it with coleslaw. This is an excellent dish for parties as well.
    • Full recipe here

Bonus!

  1. Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread
    •  A fun way to create a delicious dessert in your crock pot instead of the oven! Check it out here!

 

5 Things to do with your Family this weekend!

Happy Valentine’s Day! After all the excitement of this holiday here are some fun activities to do with your family:

  1. Make pizza from scratch and watch a movie
    • Here is a great recipe for homemade pizza
  2. Look through old family albums together
    • Feeling nostalgic? Look through some old photos and relive those great moments
  3. Volunteer locally
    • It is always the right time to give back
    • Here are some great opportunities in the area
  4. Play a board game or charades
    • Have a family game night and bring out the inner competitiveness in everyone!
    • This site has a great list of words for making cards for charades
  5. Build a blanket fort
    • With the chill of winter cozy up in a blanket fort with some hot chocolate
    • Grab all the blankets you can and start constructing!