DeathfolkAugust 13, 2016 – Door County Festival of Fine Arts Sister Bay

Running from 10am-5pm on Saturday, Aug. 13th, the Door County Festival of Fine Arts invites you to spend the day at Waterfront Park in Sister Bay. There will be lots of booths to visit filled with art waiting to go home with you. Enjoy live music from Deathfolk, David & Lynn Music, and the Birch Creek Ambassadors, and bring the kids for fun hands-on activities. This event is free and open to the public, and you can even get a free raffle ticket and be entered to win a piece of art. Dress for the weather after dark, bring your chairs or blankets to the Sister Bay Sports Complex for the Star Gazing Party! For more information visit

August 13, 2016 – Door County Sports & Classic Car Show in Egg Harbor

Egg Harbor welcomes the 5th annual Door County Sports & Classic Car Show on Aug. 13th from 10am-3pm at Harbor View Park and the Bank lot. Winners will be selected in four categories – “Owner’s Choice Sports Car,” “Owner’s Choice Classic Car,” “Fan Favorite Sports Car,” and “Fan Favorite Classic Car.” Sponsored by the Egg Harbor Business Association and in partnership with United Way of Door County the 2016 Door County Sports & Classic Car Show is dedicated to car enthusiast and past participant, Herb Mueller. For more information please visit

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August 7-13, 2016 – Maritime Week in Sturgeon Bay

Maritime Week here! Pack your picnic and lawn chairs and set up in Martin Park Wednesday, Aug. 10th for the Harmony by the Bay concert with Big Mouth & the Power Tool Horns from 7-9pm! Return on Friday, Aug. 12th for the 8:30pm screening of Game Plan in Martin Park. The Door County Classic & Wooden Boat Festival starts at 4pm on Friday at the Door County Maritime Museum and continues on Saturday the 13th starting at 9am, with the Maritime on Madison Street Festival running from 11am-5pm, and the Venetian Night Boat Parade and Fireworks wrapping up the evening as the sun sets! For more about Maritime Week events to enjoy, please visit, or call the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center: 920-743-6246.

Last Minute Lodging in Door County, WI: Aug. 12-14, 2016

Shoreline Resort condo-mainThe 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. One water-view motel room is still available this weekend! Onsite Marina and water view rooms invite you to stretch out on their sun deck and relax. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-2900

Apple Creek Resort

AppleCreek Resort is located at the top of the hill in Fish Creek and has various rooms to choose from. 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! We still have a few options open for this weekend…

  • A few rooms are currently available for Saturday, Aug. 13th only stays, or stays beginning 8/13!
  • Double Queen. 2-queen size beds, FLAT SCREEN TV, private balcony/patio, small microwave & small refrigerator, coffeemaker. *some with a small sofa-sleeper-Upon Request. *Max 5 adults or 2 adults with 2-3 children or 4 small children or 4 adults with 2 small children. (Available Fri/Sat)
  • Cottage OFF PREMISE-Privately Owned (3 miles from *Resort) 1-3 bedroom vacation home, wood fireplace, full kitchen, dishwasher, grill, linens included… sleeps 2-10. Rate is $150 refundable cleaning deposit. PET FRIENDLY-UPON APPROVAL. (Available Fri/Sat)

All of our packages include: 10% discount at the Fish Creek Scenic Boat Tours; 10% discount at The English Inn Restaurant, the Old Post Office Restaurant, and Lautenbach’s Orchard Country Winery and Market; 5% discount at Renards Cheese; 10% discount at Paul David Jewelry & Gifts and at O’Meara’s Irish Shop; and a $5.00 gift card for Fish Creek Oilerie & Spice. (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

Stone Harbor outside patioStone 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! One room is still available for Friday night this weekend (full Saturday). Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 746-0700

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