2017 Trick-or-Treating in Door County, WI

Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017

  • Egg Harbor 2-4pm
  • Fish Creek 1-3pm
  • Sister Bay Country Walk Shops 1-3pm
  • Sturgeon Bay Third Avenue Shops 1-3pm

Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017

  • Baileys Harbor 5-8pm
  • Jacksonport 3-7pm
  • Sister Bay 3:30-8pm
  • Sturgeon Bay 4-7pm

Oct. 27-28 2017 Jack O’Lantern Days in Fish Creek

Come to Fish Cr-EEK! This weekend for Jack O’Lantern Days, featuring a costume contest and parade at Clark Park, town hall games, mask-making at Peninsula School of ArtDoor County Trolley Ghost Tours and Haunted Pub Crawl, an afternoon Kids Halloween Party and an evening Adults Halloween Party at The Bayside, The Great Pumpkin Lighting at Hands On Art Studio, and Trick-or-Treating on Saturday from 1-3pm.


October 27-28, 2017 Dark Songs in Sturgeon Bay

The Annual Dark Songs event began on Sunday as dozens of musicians poured into the Holiday Music Motel in Sturgeon Bay to begin a week of spontaneous songwriting with themes of darkness for the Halloween season. From horrifying to hilarious, these songs will be performed in two live shows at Third Avenue Playhouse on October 27 and 28 at 7:30pm each night, $5 at the door. Tune in to www.SteelBridgeRadio.com/listen to hear recordings from past years and the launch of Dark Songs Vol. 8 Double Disk on October 22nd at 3:33pm!


October 28, 2017 Thrills on Third in Sturgeon Bay

This Saturday find Halloween fun for the whole family at Thrills on Third Avenue from 9am-3pm. A day of spooky festivities includes fun activities from pumpkin painting, to carnival games, a costume parade and contest, and of course, Trick-or-Treating throughout town from 1-3pm.

Stone Harbor Resort will be having their own Halloween Party on Saturday from 8:30pm-Midnight with Live Music by Madcats, Howling Drink Specials, a Costume Contest at 11pm with prizes! Stone Harbor 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 pool, Jacuzzi and sauna, a hot tub, free WiFi, business center, and on-site dining. Rooms are available this weekend with no minimum stay requirement, call ASAP to reserve! Please call for more information or visit online! (920) 746-0700


October 28, 2017 Halloween Safe Walk in Egg Harbor

Egg Harbor businesses are all dressed up for Halloween, bring your trick-or-treaters to town from 2-4pm and look for these signs in participating store windows including, but not limited to, the following Egg Harbor locations: A Decorator’s Gallery, Blacksmith Clothing Co., Buttercups Coffee, Cappaert Contemporary Gallery, Chocolate Chicken, Door County Nature Works, Egg Harbor Visitor Center, Greens N Grains, Liberty Square Shops, Main Street Market, Main Street Shops, Newport Resort, and more!


October 31, 2017 Halloween Party in Baileys Harbor

Baileys Harbor welcomes little ghouls and goblins to trick-or-treat from 5-8pm throughout town on Halloween Day, Oct. 31st! Stop in at the Halloween Party inside the Baileys Harbor Town Hall from 5:30-7pm and enter the Kids Costume Contest at 6:30pm. There will be lots of tasty food and drinks, a spooky sensory table to explore, a Haunted House for the kids, and even a Scavenger Hunt!

Visit our Door County Events Calendar and download the Door County Chefs Mobile Dining App – FREE for iPhone and Android with click-to-call phone number and GPS directions, plus DC Chefs Member menus! Don’t forget to follow DC Lodging on Facebook to hear about lodging specials, available rooms, and last minute cancellations!


Last Minute Lodging in Door County: Oct. 27-29, 2017

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. All rooms have in-room fireplaces and large walk-in showers, one suite has an in-room whirlpool as well. This weekend we have our Mayflower Room open and our South Cottage Available from Oct. 27 to November 1st. Continental Breakfast included. Small dogs considered with approval. http://www.hillsideofdoorcounty.com (920) 854-3272 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

The Coachlite Inn & Suites in Sister Bay has rooms available for your dates! 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. Rooms are available this weekend! 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. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.coachliteinn.com/ (920) 854-5503

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 open this weekend and some 1 night stays are available! 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! http://www.ridgesinn.com/ (920) 839-2127 summer; (920) 854-3266 winter office *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. Each of our rooms have a kitchenette and fireplace. We have a continental plus breakfast every morning from 7-10am. We do have rooms open for the night of Oct. 27th (sorry, full on 10/28), and rooms are open Oct. 29th through November 4th when we close for the season! 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! Coach House and Garden House Suites open year-round. *The Inn will be open New Years Eve weekend this year with a 3 night minimum – book ASAP! Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.settlementinn.com/ (920) 868-3524 or (877) 398-9308

Open Hearth Lodge in Sister Bay is located on 6.5 acres of scenic Door County open space with landscaped lawn, rural meadows and young forest. Rooms and suites are available this Friday night, 10/27 only, and starting on Sunday, 10/29 (sorry, full on 10/28). Offering King Whirlpool rooms, Premium King Rooms,  Lodge Rooms, Deluxe 2 Queens, One-Bedroom Suites, and the Evergreen Suite (perfect for larger groups). Amenities include a heated pool, wifi, breakfast lounge, outdoor grill and fire ring, playground, and a sitting area with a fireplace, computer area, patio, laundry and fitness center. Some suites and rooms have fireplaces, Continental Breakfast is included with your stay and Free WiFi in all rooms. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.openhearthlodge.com/ (920) 854-4890 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

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. This weekend we have a 1-Bedroom unit @$179, 2-Bedroom Deluxe units @$219, and a Supreme suite @$289 per night. Bay Shore Inn offers 1, 2, and 3 bedroom 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! http://bayshoreinn.net (800) 556-4551

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 – including Gatehouse Suites, Shoreside Motel Rooms, the Beachhouse, and private cottages. Rooms, suites, and cottages are open this weekend for your stay! 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! http://www.shallows.com/ (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 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! http://www.theshorelineresort.com/ (920) 854-2900 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

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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 have our Honeymoon Suite and Double Queen Rooms open this weekend for 10/27 & 10/28, and one King Suite open 10/28 only. All of our packages include: 10% discount at the Fish Creek Scenic Boat Tours; 10% discount at The English Inn Restaurant’s Friday Fish Fry, and Orchard Country Winery and Market; 5% discount at Renards Cheese; 10% discount at Hide Side Corner Store and at O’Meara’s Irish Shop; and a $5.00 gift card for Curt’s Oilerie & Spice Co. (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. http://www.applecreekresort.com/ (920) 868-3525 or (800) 569-0059

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! Our availability for Oct. 27-Nov. 1. 2017 is as follows:

  • Premier Suites available, one king bed, one queen size sleeper sofa, full bath, double whirlpool tub, gas fireplace, kitchenette, gas fireplace, private deck/balcony, indoor/outdoor pools, exercise room, tennis court, game room, free wi-fi, continental breakfast. The rate is $155 per night plus taxes Friday & Saturday and $85 per night plus taxes Sunday thru Thursday. Rates are based on two persons occupancy, max 4 people, children under age 13-free, additional people over 13+ $10 per night.
  • Grand 1 Bedroom available Oct. 29-Nov. 1 for the daily rate of $115 plus taxes. 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+. The Grand 1 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.
  • Grand 2 Bedroom has a king size bed in each bedroom with a full, attached bath, a full kitchen, a queen size sleeper sofa in the sitting area with a gas fireplace, a dining area, TV’s/DVD players, and a private deck/balcony. The rate is $215 plus taxes for Friday & Saturday and $140 per night plus taxes Sunday thru Thursday. The maximum occupancy for this suite is limited to six persons with an extra charge of $10.00 per person, per night, for the fifth/sixth person(s) age 13+.
  • Village Homes  have 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. The rate is $235 per night plus taxes for Friday & Saturday and $140 per night plus taxes for Sunday thru Thursday. The maximum occupancy for this suite is limited to six persons with an extra charge of $10.00 per person per night for the fifth/sixth persons, age 13+.

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. Please call for more information or visit online! http://birchwoodlodge.com/ (920) 854-7195 or (866) 854-7195

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 this weekend with no minimum stay requirement! Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.stoneharbor-resort.com/ (920) 746-0700

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The 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. We have just one room still available for Friday, Oct. 27th only. Amenities include an indoor pool, dry-heat sauna, and whirlpool, and a coffee maker with Starbucks coffee in every room and WiFi. Inquire about special packages to enhance your visit and please call for more information or visit online! http://www.ashbrooke.net/ (877) 868-3113

Dreamland Properties of Door County, WI offers a variety of private lodging options in Door County, Wisconsin. 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! Cottages are open this weekend with 2 or 3 night minimum stays with no cleaning fee; and some with a 2 night minimum with a cleaning fee of $75. 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

Rent Door County (Door County Property Management) offers a variety of private lodging options in Door County, Wisconsin. Waterfront and inland properties with great views and access to the natural beauty of the peninsula, as well as a host of amenities to enhance your stay! Properties are available with a 2 or 3 night minimum stay. Some properties are open year-round and some are pet-friendly with approval. Visit online to view the properties, amenities, rates, and availability. http://rentdoorcounty.com/ (920) 854-4865 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

Scandinavian Lodge is located in the heart of Sister Bay. Amenities include in-room whirlpools, full kitchens, fireplaces, and free WiFi, and on the grounds you’ll find indoor and outdoor heated pools, a sauna, fitness center, tennis court, game rooms, playground, bike rentals, gas grills, and lots more! Scandinavian Lodge offers a 10% discount for 7 night stays! Rooms are available this weekend with a minimum stay. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.scandlodge.com/ (888) 645-6343 or (920) 854-7123

Sister Bay Inn is located just outside of Sister Bay, and has been recently updated by new owners. Affordable and friendly, close to town, and open year round, make Sister Bay Inn your home port when visiting the peninsula. After a day of exploring Door County’s many attractions and scenic views, come back to the Inn and enjoy a relaxing swim in our heated outdoor swimming pool, or bubble your cares away in our heated outdoor whirlpool tub. Each room offers your choice of two Queen beds or one King bed, a private bath with a shower, cable color flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, an in-room phone, a small refrigerator, coffee maker, and individually controlled heat and air conditioning. Some rooms also have a private patio or balcony! Continental Breakfast is offered May through October. We also offer access to a snowmobile trail, and fishing boat charging. Rooms are available this weekend with a minimum stay. We are pleased to offer a limited number of pet-friendly rooms for well-behaved pets. Please contact us to inquire about availability. http://www.sisterbayinn.com/ (920) 854-4242 *PET-FRIENDLY W/ APPROVAL

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 offers one and two bedroom suites featuring whirlpools, fireplaces and kitchens and a breathtaking view of the bay from every suite. Rooms are available this weekend and Halloween! 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! http://www.westwoodshores.net/ (920) 746-4057 or (800) 440-4057

Homestead Suites is located on Main Street in the heart of Fish Creek. With Peninsula State Park as a backyard, you can practically bike, hike, walk, snowshoe, or ski right from your hotel room or condo door. Rooms are available this weekend with a minimum stay. WiFi and Continental Breakfast included. Amenities include game room, exercise room, plus indoor and outdoor pools, whirlpools, and sauna! Children 17 and under stay free. Please call for more information or visit online. http://www.homesteadsuites.com/ (920) 868-3748 or (800) 686-6621

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). 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. Rooms are available this weekend, our last weekend open for 2017! 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. http://www.parkwoodlodge.com/ (920) 868-2046 or (800) 433-7592

The Water Street Inn in Ephraim has rooms available for your stay. The Inn features rooms with one King or 2 Queen beds, some with sofa sleepers – all with water views, WiFi, iphone docking stations, 42” smart TVs, Keurig coffee makers and refrigerators, and walk-in tiled showers. Rooms are available this weekend, our last weekend open for 2017! The Inn features a sand beach and dock, stone patio and fire pit, an outdoor heated swimming pool, lawn games, and more, all from a premier location in downtown Ephraim within walking distance of the public beach, water sport rentals, shops and restaurants. Please call or visit online for more info! http://waterstreetinnephraim.com (920) 854-2831

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. We are full over the weekend, but have options available for your Halloween stay: Oct. 29- Nov 1 we have two 1-Bedroom Condos & Oct. 29-Nov 1 we have four 2-Bedroom & one 3-Bedroom Condo 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. Please call for more information or visit online! http://www.gliddenlodge.com/ (920) 746-3900 or (888) 281-1127

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