Sept. 23-24, 2017 Autumnfest Pin Ups & Pistons Show

The Fall colors are growing more brilliant every day in Door County, and this weekend is Baileys Harbor celebrates the season! The Autumnfest-ivities will be held downtown in Baileys Harbor on Saturday, Sept. 23rd featuring the Pin Ups & Pistons Classic Car Show, the Hey Hey 5K, live music with DR. FREEZE, arts and crafts, and lots of good things to eat and drink while you enjoy the day. The Annual Hey Hey 5k is still accepting runners, and the Car Show wants your Hot Rods! Visit the Autumnfest Pin Ups & Pistons Show online for information about participation. On Sunday. Sept. 24th enjoy the weekly Farmers’ Market on the Town Hall lawn from 9-1pm with live music by The Sidekicks, performing Beatles to Beethoven, from 11am-1pm.

While you’re in town, experience a traditional New England lobster boil at Harbor Fish Market & Grille – served as a three-course dinner every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening (reservations highly recommended), and stop in next door for a sweet treat or quick bite at Custard’s Last Stan!

Sept. 22-24, 2017 Fish Creek Inside Outside Sale

The Cookery, Downtown Fish Creek

Shop your heart out all weekend in Fish Creek as the many and varied retailers offer great sale items inside and outside! Enjoy the crisp Autumn air as you stroll the streets, and don’t forget to stop for something to eat at one of Fish Creek’s excellent restaurants.

Not Licked Yet ~ Cream Pie

Downtown you’ll find crafty local martinis and specialty cocktails featuring Door County Distillery spirits at Juniper’s Gin Joint and live music Saturday night with Mark Raddatz & Family at The Cookery Restaurant & Wine Bar. Head to the north end of town and hang on to a little bit of Summer with a cone of Not Licked Yet’s flavor of the day or try a slice of their home made pie, relax with a drink around the bonfire at Gibraltar Grill, grab lunch on the patio at Fish Creek Grill, and enjoy fine dining at The English Inn.

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Last Minute Lodging in Door County: Sept. 22-24, 2017

The Parkside Inn is just across the street from the Ellison Bay public beach and offers suite availabilities for one, two or three night stays, and is known for their clean, quiet, spacious rooms and very competitive prices. Rooms are available this weekend. We offer 2 queen sized bedrooms or 1 king. The beach and park are located right across the street or you can walk to town. All rooms have flat screen TV’s, Wireless Internet, AC, small fridge and microwave! The rates are $69/night weekdays or $79/night weekends plus tax.  This excludes Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch Weekends in which it is $99/night. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 497-5221 or (920) 854-9050

Parkwood Lodge in Fish Creek features a variety of affordable room types including our newly remodeled Deluxe Lodge rooms, Deluxe Kitchenettes (all with 2 Queen beds) and new Family Suites (sleeps up to 7). Rooms are available this weekend for two night stays or Friday only stays. The resort also has King rooms and 1 Bedroom suites with wood burning stoves. All of our rooms and suites are equipped with private bathroom, air conditioning, refrigerator, microwave, phone, and cable television and free wi-fi. The resort has a large indoor pool, whirlpool, game room and play area with 10 acres of beautiful park-like grounds. Take a leisure walk on our wooded trails leaving right from our property! In the evening, relax around our bonfire area. Parkwood Lodge is located near Peninsula State Park on the north end of Popular Fish Creek near shops, restaurants and several venues for performing arts. We are a family owned resort and our atmosphere is casual, relaxed, and friendly. (920) 868-2046 or (800) 433-7592

Eagle Harbor InnEagle 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. This weekend we have 2-Bedroom Suites available at $294/night with a 2-night minimum stay. Whirlpool Suites 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. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-2121 or (800) 324-5427

Hillside Inn of Door County is located in Ephraim with gorgeous views of the water from private and shared balconies. The Inn has been luxuriously renovated with careful attention to preserving the original integrity and simplicity of this white-painted landmark from the late 1800s, and features five beautiful adults only suites and two family friendly cottages with fireplaces, and elegant bathrooms. September 23 & 24 we have our North & South Cottages available. Continental Breakfast included. Small dogs considered with approval. (920) 854-3272 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

Bridgeport Resort on the WaterBridgeport 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. We have two 1BR units and three 2BR units available this weekend. 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. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 746-9919 or (800) 671-9190

The Ridges Inn & Suites in Baileys Harbor has freshly painted guest rooms in 2017 with new carpeting in nearly all guest rooms and all cottages, new Serta Signature Suite Plush 13″ mattresses and box-springs at the inn, new linen packages, including, sheets, comforters and bath linens! Rooms are available this weekend!

FRIDAY ONLY (Or Thursday/Friday):

  • Classic Room (2 Queens), $79/$109 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • Suites (1 King bed, gas fireplace, large pullout couch, whirlpool, Room #1 Suite has kitchenette), $119/$149 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.

SATURDAY ONLY (Or Saturday/Sunday):

  • Loft Cabin (1 King bed, 2 Twin beds, full kitchen, gas fireplace, patio/grill), $169/$199 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.


  • (3) Deluxe Rooms ([2] with single Queen, [1] with single King, pullout couch, gas fireplace), $89/$119 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • Twin Cedars North Cottage (3 Queens in 2 bedrooms, large pullout sofa, patio/table/grill, gas fireplace, full kitchen), $129/$159 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • Lake Iris & Wicker Guest House Suites (Queen or King, respectively, whirlpool, balcony), $139/$169 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • 2-Bedroom Lodge Suite (2 Queen beds, gas fireplace, pullout couch, whirlpool, kitchenette), $149/$179 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • Carriage Suite (1 King, pullout couch, whirlpool, screened balcony porch), $149/$179 per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.
  • White Pine or Wintergreen 2-Bedroom Guest House Suites (2 Queens, large pullout couch, gas fireplace, full kitchen, patio/firepit/grill/table), $179/$209  per night (wkday/wknd), plus tax.

As always, our guest rooms offer you the best of Door County on the quiet side where you can enjoy the surrounding nature of the Ridges Sanctuary and the quaint small town atmosphere of Baileys Harbor. Rooms and suites include Satellite TV, A/C, a private balcony, free Wi-Fi, and some have double whirlpools & fireplaces, private gardens and more. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 839-2127 summer; (920) 854-3266 winter office *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

Door County Lighthouse Inn's Off the Beaten Path BuildingDoor County Lighthouse Vacation Rentals has our Off the Beaten Path Apartments open this weekend and will take 2 night stays. Off the Beaten Path is a 4-unit apartment building available (2 night minimum); these units are pet friendly with approval. Each unit has 2 bedrooms, full kitchen, living & dining area, with one bath. The Kornerstone unit on the upper level also has a fireplace. These units have patios or decks and is a great option for groups or multiple families. We do require a 50% deposit at time of booking and final payment when you arrive. Rates range from $175—$290 per night plus tax depending which property meets your needs. The registration office is at 7914 Church Street, Egg Harbor, WI 54209 and check-in is between 4pm and 7pm. Checkout is by 11am. Please call or visit online for more information. (866) 868-9088 or email *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

The Settlement Courtyard Inn & Lavender Spa, voted #1 Boutique Spa in Wisconsin by Milwaukee Magazine, is located just outside bustling  Fish Creek, this is a great spot to begin any adventure, and a great place to relax. We have our Coach House Suite open Friday night only 9/22; Rate is $299/plus tax for 4 people. We have a continental plus breakfast every morning from 7-10am. We sit on 200 acres, so we have hiking and biking trails available for your use and leisure. We have an outdoor heated pool (seasonal), grills, and picnic tables available for your usage. We also have a little pub bar in the lobby where you can purchase bottles of beer or soft drinks. Our best amenity is our Lavender Spa, where you can indulge and pamper yourself by getting either a 30 minute, hour long, hour and a half, or two hour long massage! call for more information or visit online! (920) 868-3524 or (877) 398-9308

The Shallows Resort in Egg Harbor is a family-owned and family-friendly resort, with a variety of accommodations designed to meet your vacation needs. We have the following available this weekend:

  • Friday night-Sept. 23 (1 night) available in our Shoreside Motel
  • Eagle’s Nest cottage open starting on 9/22 (4 night minimum)
  • The Hermitage and The Studio both available over the 22nd and 23rd, with an arrival of Sept 20th for each of these units (4 night minimum).

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 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

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. Motel Rooms and Condos are still available this weekend. Luxury condominiums are available 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. Waterfront Motel Rooms have patio doors which open to a private patio/balcony for viewing the spectacular Door County sunsets. Rooms are available with 1 or 2 queen sized beds with a full bath. All accommodations include a small microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker for your convenience. Onsite Marina and water view rooms invite you to stretch out on the sun deck and relax. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-2900 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

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! 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. We have Premier Suites available for $155+tax/night. Take a look at all of our suites and facilities under the Lodging Options tab on our webpage. Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 854-7195 or (866) 854-7195

Pine Grove Resort is located in Ephraim and offers a piece of natural, pristine shoreline, and private sand beach, as well as luxury suites with private whirlpool baths, a heated indoor pool, whirlpool, and pool sundeck, overlooking Eagle Harbor. We have the following available for this weekend, please call for details, 1 night stays available!

  • Queen Partial Water View or Wood View Rooms
  • King Partial Water View Rooms
  • 2-Queen Standard View or Partial Water View Rooms
  • The Family Suite

We are just minutes from Peninsula State Park, and surrounded by golfing, fishing, and tons of relaxing and family activities. We also offer a variety of packages including a Dinner & Play Package, Romance Package, family package, and Golf Package.  For more information about our packages, room styles, and pictures of our rooms and resort, call or visit online please!  (920) 854-2321

Bay 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. We are FULL on Fri. Sept. 22 but have a 2-bedroom open for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23-25. Bay Shore Inn’s suites have 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

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. We have both one and two bedroom suites available starting at $229. Westwood Shores offers 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! (920) 746-4057 or (800) 440-4057