Feb. 17, 2018 Fire & Ice Festival, Sturgeon Bay
The 20th annual Fire & Ice Festival begins at 9am with a citywide ice and snow carving competition featuring novice, intermediate, advanced, and professional artists. Pick up event maps with ice block locations at local businesses in Sturgeon Bay, or stop by the Visitor Center (36 S. Third Ave), and cast a vote for your favorite ice carving by filling out the People’s Choice Award ballot included with each map.
Enjoy finding the ice carvers and discovering Sturgeon Bay’s shops and restaurants as you go – download the Door County Chefs Mobile Dining App – FREE for iPhone and Android – and find what you’re hungry for with GPS directions and click-to-call phone numbers! The Fire & Ice Live Auction has one MOBILE in 2018 so anyone can bid from anywhere… Both LIVE and SILENT auction items can be viewed by clicking HERE and then clicking on the “Browse Items” tab. Please be advised that ABSENTEE bids will only be taken by calling the SBVC at (920) 743-6246. Bids will be accepted until 12 p.m., Friday, February 16.
Feb. 16 & 17, 2018 Short Film Fest, Sister Bay
Don’t miss the 9th annual Door County Short Film Fest at the Sister Bay Village Hall! Enjoy the Opening Night Cocktail Party at 6pm on Friday and watch film premieres of two Door County Video Shorts and one Door County Feature Film! The showings continue from 2-8pm on Saturday with short films from around the world and brief intermissions, short presentations, and Q&As with the filmmakers. Films are as short as 2 minutes and as long as 20 minutes and are all produced by amateur and professional movie-makers. Get your Two-Day All-Access Pass with Free Popcorn included for just $5.
Looking for dining, festivals, live music, theatre and more on the Peninsula? Visit our Door County Events Calendar and don’tt forget to follow DC Lodging on Facebook to hear about lodging specials, available rooms, and last minute cancellations!
Last Minute Lodging in Door County: Feb. 14th & Feb. 16-18, 2018
JR Vacation Rentals offers a variety of homes, cottages, cabins, and condos from Sturgeon Bay to Ellison Bay in Door County, Wisconsin. Select properties are available for this weekend with a 2 night minimum stay, please call for more information. JR’s waterfront, beachfront, and wooded lot properties offer access to the natural beauty of the peninsula. All properties have furnished kitchens for cooking, and some have fireplaces or firepits, perfect for family time! Sheets, bath towels, and kitchen towels are not included with rentals, so bring your own or inquire about renting them from JR Vacation Rentals (see lease for pricing). Some properties are open year-round, and some are pet-friendly with approval. Check in and check out occur at the J R Vacation Rentals Office located at 53 W. Spruce St., Sturgeon Bay, WI. Visit JR online for more information and to search for the perfect vacation rental for your stay! http://www.jrvacationrentals.com (888) 481-1935
Westwood Shores Waterfront Resort in Sturgeon Bay is located on scenic Bay Shore Drive just 3 miles from shops, restaurants, scenic parks and a variety of attractions. Westwood Shores has rooms available for you Valentine’s Day or Weekend getaway, offering one and two bedroom suites featuring whirlpools, fireplaces and kitchens and a breathtaking view of the bay from every suite. In addition to gift certificates, Westwood Shores offers great lodging packages, and ask about reservation Add-Ons including Flowers & Chocolate, a Relaxing Basket, Winery Tours, Spa Gift Certificates, and more! On-site amenities include indoor/outdoor heated swimming pools, whirlpool, sauna, fitness center. Free paddle boats and row boats. Free property wide WiFi too! LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information and reservations! http://www.westwoodshores.net/ (920) 746-4057 or (800) 440-4057
Glidden Lodge Beach Resort is located on the shores of Lake Michigan north of Sturgeon Bay and south of Jacksonport near Whitefish Dunes State Park where you can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities. A few rooms are still available for Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14th, and for Feb. 16-18 we have 1, 2 and 3 Bedroom Condos available. All of our units have a king bed in the master bedroom, full kitchen, whirlpool in the master bath, gas fireplace in the living room, and private deck overlooking Lake Michigan. We have an indoor pool, whirlpool, and sauna, and are non-smoking and pet free. Two night minimum stay. Enjoy dinner with a view at the adjacent Donny’s Glidden Lodge Restaurant to wrap up your day. LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.gliddenlodge.com/ (920) 746-3900 or (888) 281-1127
The Coachlite Inn & Suites in Sister Bay has rooms and suites available for Valentine’s Day and this weekend! Set in the quiet of the pines, the Coachlite Inn & Suites offers the illusion of seclusion, while still being just one half mile from the heart of Sister Bay. Enjoy complimentary Door County Coffee and Tea in the lobby and the Deluxe Continental Breakfast served daily during the season, soak in the whirlpool, sit by the Koi filled garden pond, use the ring of fire, or cook on the BBQ grill. All rooms come with Flat Panel televisions with extended cable TV, DVD players, Wi-Fi throughout the property, coffeemaker, hair drier, microwave and mini-fridge, as well as access to our outdoor whirlpool/hot tub. LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.coachliteinn.com/ (920) 854-5503
Eagle Harbor Inn is located across from the Bay, on the main street in Ephraim, this intimate and welcoming Bed & Breakfast Inn offers elegant Whirlpool Suites with kitchenettes and B&B rooms, providing a perfect balance of quaint charm with many resort amenities. We have Whirlpool suites and Winter Romance packages available now through February 19, 2018 – book your romantic getaway today! All of the distinctly decorated B&B Rooms feature queen beds (1 w/ a double), all with a private bath, flat screen TV, DVD, cable, Wi-Fi, antique armoires and inviting chairs. The B&B is double occupancy, for 8 years old and up. A beautiful full breakfast is served in the Inn for guests that stay in our B&B rooms. In addition to the B&B, we offer elegant Whirlpool Suites: They are perfect accommodations for couples and families. The suites are located in architecturally distinct houses, each containing several units. Each suite features a 6’ whirlpool in the master bedroom with rheostatic lighting, custom soaps & loofah, two-way fireplace and a cherry wood Eastlake queen bed with down comforter & pillow selection. Also included is a private deck, a fully equipped apartment size kitchen with coffee maker, range, toaster, and microwave. There are also TV/DVD, CD/iPod stereo, living/dining room, hair dryer & iron. Breakfast is not included for guests that stay in the suites but we do offer a lovely homemade Breakfast Basket (continental for two) which will be delivered to your door to start your day. Guests are welcome to enjoy the Commons complete with fitness room, sauna and indoor current pool, and a playground is available for the little ones. LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online. http://www.eagleharborinn.com/ (920) 854-2121 or (800) 324-5427
Birchwood Lodge in Sister Bay is located within walking distance of shops, restaurants, bars, recreation, a grocery store and the beach/marina/waterfront park in Sister Bay!
- Premier Suites are available for Valentine’s Day and this weekend, which are our standard rooms, at the rate of $85 plus tax (weeknight) and $105 plus tax (weekend). Maximum occupancy for this suite is limited to four persons with an extra charge of $10.00 per person, per night for third/fourth person(s) age 13+. Every Premier Suite has one king size bed, a queen size sleeper sofa, full bath, double Jacuzzi whirlpool tub, gas fireplace, kitchenette, small sitting/dining area, TV/DVD, and a private deck/balcony.
- Grand One Bedroom Suites are available at $115 plus taxes (weeknight)and $145 plus tax (weekend). Maximum occupancy for this suite is limited to four persons with an extra charge of $10.00 per person, per night for third/fourth person(s) age 13+. Every Grand One Bedroom Suite has one private bedroom with a king size bed, a queen size sleeper sofa in the sitting area, a full kitchen, spacious sitting/dining area, a full bath with a huge walk in shower with multiple shower heads, a double Jacuzzi whirlpool tub, TV/DVD players, and a private deck/balcony with separate entrances from the bedroom and living room.
- Two Bedroom Village Homes are available at $140 plus tax (weeknight) and $170 plus tax (weekend) . Maximum occupancy for this suite is limited to six persons with an extra charge of $10.00 per person, per night for third/fourth person(s) age 13+. Every Village Home has one king size bed in the master suite with a full, attached bath, twin beds or a queen size bed in the guest suite and another full bath, a full kitchen, in-unit laundry, a queen size sleeper sofa, a sitting area with a gas fireplace, a dining area, TV’s/DVD players, and a private deck/balcony.
We have an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court, an exercise room, free Wi-Fi and we also offer a continental breakfast each morning. Take a look at all of our suites and facilities under the Lodging Options tab on our webpage. LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online! http://birchwoodlodge.com/ (920) 854-7195 or (866) 854-7195
AppleCreek Resort is located at the top of the hill in Fish Creek and has various rooms to choose from for this weekend as well as Valentine’s night. We are located across from unique shops, & dining; by gorgeous Peninsula State Park; and few minutes to wineries, theaters, galleries and Peninsula Art School. Suites have a private whirlpool and fireplace! All of our packages include:
- FREE George Burr Print of Door County(Fr-Su)
- $5 off (per 2) Winter Wonderland Trolley Tour(Sat)
- 10% off English Inn Fri:Fish Fry (Th-Su)
- 10% off Orchard Country Winery & Market(Closed T & W)
- $5 gift card Curt’s Fish Creek Oilerie & Spice(Daily)
- 10% off Hide Side Corner Shop (Daily)
- 10% off Heart & Heart Shop (Th-Sat)
- 5% off Renard’s Cheese Door County(Daily)
- 10% off O’Meara’s Irish Shop (Daily)
(All coupons only valid according to each establishment’s hours of operation during your stay.) We also feature a wonderful Indoor pool, whirlpool and sundeck. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.applecreekresort.com/ (920) 868-3525 or (800) 569-0059
Dreamland Properties of Door County, WI offers a variety of private lodging options in Door County, Wisconsin. This week/weekend, we have our Stone Ridge Wooded Property in Bailey’s Harbor available with a 3 night minimum stay. Waterfront and Wooded properties offer stunning views of the peninsula’s natural beauty, and a host of amenities to enhance your stay including fireplaces, row boats, WiFi, picnic areas, decks and patios, A/C, fire pits, grills, private beaches, and more! Some properties are open year-round and some are pet-friendly with approval. Visit online to view the properties, amenities, rates, and availability. http://www.doorcountyvacancies.com/ (920) 737-4823 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL
Newport Resort in Egg Harbor has rooms available for Valentine’s Day Feb. 14th, and just a few rooms left for the weekend of Feb. 16-18, 2018. Located in Egg Harbor near many of Door County’s shops, restaurants, scenic parks and a variety of attractions, Newport Resort offers one and two bedroom suites featuring whirlpools, fireplaces and kitchens. On-site amenities include indoor/outdoor heated swimming pools, whirlpool, sauna, fitness center. Free WiFi and Continental Breakfast included. Outside enjoy the picnic grilling area with fire table, free use of bikes, and a children’s playgrounds both inside and outdoor. LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online. http://www.newportresort.com/ (920) 868-9900
Stone Harbor Resort in Sturgeon Bay offers rooms and suites with whirlpools, fireplaces, balconies, separate bedrooms, and/or full kitchens, as well as resort amenities including a 21 slip marina, indoor and outdoor pools, Jacuzzi and sauna, a hot tub, free WiFi, business center, on-site dining, and live entertainment nearly every weekend! Rooms are available with no minimum stay requirement for Valentine’s Day Feb. 14th as well as the weekend of Feb. 16-18, 2018! LODGING SPECIALS. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.stoneharbor-resort.com/ (920) 746-0700
The Shoreline Resort is located on the top of the Door Peninsula in Gills Rock and offers stunning views of the Green Bay Waters and that sense of seclusion that helps you escape everyday life. Luxury condominiums are available for Valentine’s Day and for this Weekend, with 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms, a master suite, gas fireplace, full kitchens, granite counter tops, stainless appliances and a patio/deck overlooking the waterfront. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.theshorelineresort.com/ (920) 854-2900 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL
Bridgeport Resort in the center of historic Sturgeon Bay offers an array of on-site recreational amenities including indoor/outdoor heated swimming pools with an indoor splash park and playground for the kids, a whirlpool, a sauna, and a fitness center. Rooms are available for Valentine’s Day Feb. 14th! Bridgeport Waterfront Resort is located in the center of historic Sturgeon Bay with exceptional access to all of Door County, Wisconsin’s quaint shops, award winning restaurants, scenic parks and wide variety of attractions. All Suites Include: In Room Whirlpool, Snack Bar or Full Kitchen, King Bed, Hair Dryer, TV and DVD Player, Glasses and Silverware, Coffee Maker, Toaster, Iron and Ironing Board and a Guest Service Directory. LODGING SPECIALS and LODGING ADD-ONS. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.bridgeportresort.net (920) 746-9919 or (800) 671-9190