BH Blessing f the fleet logoBaileys Harbor debuts it’s brand new festival this weekend! A change from the the previously named Spring Fling celebration, the Blessing of the Fleet Festival on May 21-22 highlights the Maritime history and culture of this harbor town. (For details, click the link above for the full festival press release.)

Scottie Rally Parade 2015 The Door County Scottie Rally’s Parade of Scots kicks off the festivities, followed by a traditional Blessing Ceremony over CB Radio to all vessels wishing to receive it. Then head into town to enjoy live music, arts & crafts, food & drinks and activities, and take tours of local sport and commercial fishing boats at the Town Marina. Saturday night dine deliciously with a community-wide culinary event called Lake to Table: A Taste of Baileys Harbor featuring a unique locally sourced whitefish entrée at various restaurants throughout town, and on Sunday morning stop at the Town Hall for the weekly Farmer’s Market from 9am-2pm, and take something tasty home with you!

Baileys Harbor Farmer's MarketThis weekend also offers a great reason to head to Door County North – the Ellison Bay Arts Spring Art Crawl is going on May 21 and 22. Area studios, galleries and shops will open their doors and feature demonstrations, sales, and refreshments as you explore!

Book your last minute room, suite or vacation rental from the list of openings below, and don’t forget to download the FREE Door County Chefs Dining App for iPhone or Android.

LAST MINUTE LODGING: May 20-22, 2016

Beachfront Inn Camp FireBeachfront Inn, located on the water in Baileys Harbor  offers warm hospitality while providing guests a place to relax, enjoy the ambiance, and make new memories. We have one lakefront room still available with 1 king bed for $114 per night for this weekend May 20 & 21. We also We have a Beachhouse for this weekend: May 20, 21 & 22 for 2+ nights. Guests may enjoy campfires on the sand beach, outdoor heated pool, free WI-FI and a simple breakfast each morning in the office. Beachfront welcomes dogs in designated rooms with prior approval. Please call for more information or visit online! (866) 251-0750

Bay Shore Inn pool view from suiteBay Shore Inn in Sturgeon Bay is located along Bay Shore Drive just minutes from all the fun shopping and delectable dining in town, and offers On-Site Massage Packages as well as Dining Packages, please inquire when making your reservation. For this weekend we just have 3 units still available: a 2-Bedroom Deluxe at $159/night + tax, a 2-Bedroom Supreme at $199/night + tax, and also our 3-Bedroom House at $249/night + tax. Bay Shore Inn offers suites, all with private decks to watch the sunset over Potawatomi State Park. Featuring updated kitchens with granite counters, WIFI, indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, game room, sand beach to lounge, campfire area, bikes, paddle boats, kayaks, tennis, basketball courts and more! Please call for more information or visit online! (800) 556-4551

Shallows Resort waterfrontThe Shallows Resort in Egg Harbor is a family-owned and family-friendly resort, with a variety of accommodations designed to meet your vacation needs. For this weekend we have available our Eagle’s Nest cottage (3 night minimum), our Studio Cottage (4 night minimum), as well as 1 Shoreside Motel room with 2 queen beds available for 5/21 & 5/22 (single night stays okay in Motel). Enjoy sunsets from the dock, or launch one more of their kayaks, canoes or rowboats, or try cast out a line and relax. Amenities include a heated pool with hot tub, tennis court, WiFi, picnic area with grill, and more! Please call for information or visit online! (920) 868-3458 or (800) 257-1560

Birchwood frontBirchwood Lodge in Sister Bay has Premier Suites available this weekend with one king bed, one queen size sleeper sofa, full bath, double whirlpool tub, gas fireplace, kitchenette, private deck/balcony, $145/plus taxes per night based on two persons occupancy, max 4 people, children under age 13-free, additional people over 13+ $10 per night. We also have a Grand 1-Bedroom suite at $169/night + tax and 2-Bedroom Village Homes at $215/night + tax. We have an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court, an exercise room, free Wi-Fi and we also offer a continental breakfast (packaged items) each morning. We are within walking distance of shops, restaurants, bars, recreation, a grocery store and the beach/marina/waterfront park in Sister Bay. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-7195 or (866) 854-7195

Egg Harbor lodge from FBEgg Harbor Lodge sits atop the bluff overlooking the waters of Green Bay in Egg Harbor. Splash and swim in their outdoor pool or invigorate in the indoor whirlpool. Our rooms are superbly maintained and feature the artwork of Door County artists, king size beds, (a few have two queen size beds), DVD, microwaves, refrigerators and first-rate furnishings. Some rooms have double whirlpool baths. Rooms are available for this weekend, please call for more information or visit online! (920) 868-3115 or

coachlite welcomeCoachlite Inn in Sister Bay has rooms available this weekend! Set in the quiet of the pines, the Coachlite Inn offers the illusion of seclusion, while still being just half a mile from the heart of Sister Bay. Enjoy complimentary Door County Coffee and Tea in the lobby and the Deluxe Continental Breakfast, and 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 cable TV, Wi-Fi, coffeemaker, microwave and mini-fridge, as well as access to our outdoor whirlpool/hot tub. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-5503

White Lace Inn Main HouseThe White Lace Inn in Sturgeon Bay is the epitome of a romantic bed and breakfast with cozy rooms and extravagant suites, with luxurious queen or king size Victorian beds, oversized whirlpools and fireplaces, and, of course, a full, scrumptious breakfast. We have a few rooms left for this weekend for 1 and 2 night stays (no single night stays on Saturdays, sorry). Relax by the gazebo and fish pond, accessible by garden pathways, perfect for wandering, which surround and connect the four turn-of-the-century homes that make up the Inn’s 18 elegant rooms. Please call for more information or visit online! (877) 948-5223 or (920) 743-1105

Lodgings at Pioneer Lane giftBox9_10The Lodgings at Pioneer Lane, a small country inn nestled in the heart of Ephraim, has rooms available for this weekend. Our guests are pampered in spacious rooms each uniquely decorated to capture a different Door County theme—a north woods log cabin, a cozy cottage, an airy Swedish villa, a sea captain’s retreat, or a mid-century hideaway. All of our rooms have king-sized beds dressed with our signature fine linens. Six rooms have spacious modern tiled-bathrooms, whirlpools, and kitchenettes with wet bar, under-counter refrigerator, coffee-making supplies, and tableware. All rooms are air-conditioned and wired for free cable TV and WiFi. Please call for more information or visit online! (800) 588-3565 or (920) 854-7656

POOL JACUZZI (640x432)The Hilltop Inn is located just steps away from downtown Fish Creek, one of the most popular villages in the county. The Hilltop Inn’s spacious, deluxe town-homes place you at the doorstep of all Door County has to offer. Town-homes are pet-free and smoke-free. The Hilltop Inn has everything you need to enjoy your Door County vacation, including in-room whirlpools and fireplaces, full kitchens, WiFi, and outdoor heated pool and whirlpool (open Memorial Day weekend thru Labor Day). Weekly discounts available. (920) 868-3556 or (888) 868-3556

IMG_0961Parkwood Lodge in Fish Creek features a variety of affordable room types including Lodge and Deluxe Lodge rooms, Kitchenette and Deluxe Kitchenette rooms (all with 2 Queen beds), King rooms, 1 Bedroom suites and Family Suites. Rooms available this weekend start at $81/night + tax for Rooms with 2 Queen beds. Some suites have wood burning stoves. All our rooms and suites are equipped with private bathroom, air conditioning, refrigerator, microwave, phone, and cable television. The resort has a large indoor pool, whirlpool, game room, playground and grilling areas. We have 10 acres of beautiful park-like grounds with picnic areas and outdoor grills. We are located near Peninsula State Park, with park access for hiking, biking, and other outdoor activities. Take a leisure walk on our wooded trails leaving right from our property! We are a family owned resort and our atmosphere is casual, relaxed, and friendly. (920) 868-2046 or (800) 433-7592

Apple Creek ResortAppleCreek Resort is located at the top of the hill in Fish Creek and has various rooms to choose from. Available rooms for May 20-22 include a Honeymoon Whirlpool Suite, King Whirlpool Suite, Queen Whirlpool Suite, Double Queen Patio/Balcony Room, Single Queen Upstairs, Single Queen Downstairs, Standard Queen Economy very small 12X 12, 1st floor only, Deluxe Guest House (3 night minimum), Country Cottage (3 night minimum). All of our packages include: 10% discount at The English Inn Restaurant and the Old Post Office Restaurant, $5 gift card for Fish Creek Oilerie & Spice Co., 10% discount at Orchard Country Winery and Market, Hide Side Corner Store, Paul David Jewelry & Gifts, and at Scenic Boat Tours of Fish Creek. 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. (920) 868-3525 or (800) 569-0059

Glidden door_county_sunrise_buildingGlidden 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. Enjoy dinner with a view at the adjacent Donny’s Glidden Lodge Restaurant to wrap up your day! Rooms are available this weekend. 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 we are non-smoking and pet free. Two night minimum stay. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 746-3900 or (888) 281-1127

Ephraim Shores 2014Ephraim Shores Resort is located in the heart of Ephraim, with a beautiful view of Eagle Harbor. It’s a “Shore thing” at Ephraim Shores! We still have several rooms available this weekend with no minimum stay! Enjoy the indoor heated pool and hot tub, exercise room, WiFi, bikes, and game room, or just sit and enjoy the view from our private waterfront sundeck. Ephraim Shores is the waterfront family destination you’ve been looking for! Please call for more information or visit online! (877) 854-2371 or (920) 854-2371

Grounds-Front-of-Building-3-webThe Inn at Little Sister Hill in Sister Bay features one and two bedroom loft suites with full kitchens. Rooms are still available for Friday night stays! This is a great vacation location between Ephraim and Sister Bay within walking distance to Pebble Beach and the Bay Ridge Golf Course, and with access to the paved hike and bike trail that goes in to downtown Sister Bay where you’ll find lots of shopping and dining options and the public beach and park. (920) 854-2328 or (800) 768-6317

Stone Harbor Resort front w horse (2)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 still available for this weekend with no minimum stay! Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 746-0700

ashbrookehome_2009The Ashbrooke is an adult vacation resort hotel – get away from it all! Located in the heart of Egg Harbor, you’ll find yourselves just minutes from fabulous shopping, delicious food, and lots of activities and entertainment. Amenities include an indoor pool, dry-heat sauna, and whirlpool, and a coffee maker with Starbucks coffee in every room and WiFi. Inquire about seasonal packages and specials to enhance your stay and please call for more information or visit online! (877) 868-3113

awesome-sunset-condo-too copyDoor County Lighthouse Inn & Vacation Rentals in Egg Harbor has Off the Beaten Path units available for 2+ night stays (pet friendly with approval), and several other vacation rentals available for 3+ nights. These are family accommodations located in off-site vacation rentals including condos and cabins and apartments! All properties have WiFi. Please call for more information or visit online! (866) 868-9088