Celebrate Mom in Walworth County 2016

MothersDay16_FBLinkMother’s Day is a time of commemoration and celebration of moms everywhere. It is a time for family gatherings, dining out, and precious gift giving to show mom how much you care. The Lake Geneva area has many fabulous ways to celebrate mom by dining out, getting crafty, enjoying a show, or getting adventurous.

Dining:
Mother’s Day Inspired Wine & Dine – Delavan
Mother’s Day Inspired Wine & Dine featuring a five course meal from The Black Sheep paired with Staller wines
Where: Staller Estate Winery
When: May 1 | 12 – 3 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Lake Geneva
Celebrate Mothers at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. The Mother’s Day Brunch will be served in both Geneva ChopHouse and the Maple Lawn Ballroom.
Where: Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
When: May 8 | 6:30 am – 1 pm; 10 am – 3 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Elkhorn
Treat Mom to a delicious brunch featuring omelet and pasta stations, assorted meats and salads, fresh fruit trays and a sweets table with a chocolate fountain.
Where: Evergreen Country Club
When: May 8 | 9 am – 2 pm

Mother’s Day Dining – East Troy
With your meal, each Mom will receive a gift in honor of her special day!
Where: The Grist Mill
When: May 8 | 9 am – 2 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Palmyra
Delight Mom with a divine brunch featuring hot, cold, and omelet stations, breakfast specialties and a dessert table.
Where: The Trout House
When: May 8 | 9 am – 3 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Fontana
Enjoy delicious dining at The Abbey Resort.
Where: The Abbey Resort
When: May 8 | 9 am – 5 pm

Champagne Brunch – Lake Geneva
Treat Mom to a champagne brunch that features eggs Benedict, French toast, an omelet station and more!
Where: Baker House
When: May 8 | 9:30 am – 1 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Delavan
Enjoy a scrumptious brunch featuring Garde manger displays, sides, salads, a seafood bar, breakfast specialties, omelet and waffle bars, a grand pastry table, confections, and more.
Where: Lake Lawn Resort
When: May 8 | 9:30 am – 4 pm

Mother’s Day Buffet – Eagle
Reserve your seats early for the popular Mother’s Day Buffet in the historic 1894 Clausing Barn. After a scrumptious meal, enjoy a day in the Old World Wisconsin historic areas. All mothers get in FREE to the site on Mother’s Day!
Where: Old World Wisconsin
When: May 8 | 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch – Lake Geneva
Give back to Mom by surprising her with a champagne brunch!  All adults receive a complimentary glass of champagne; all children receive a complimentary glass of milk.
Where: Hawk’s View Golf Club
When: May 8 | 10 am – 2 pm

Mother’s Day Brunch – Williams Bay
Spoil Mom with a decadent brunch with apple and egg pancakes, eggs benedict, prim rib, swordfish steaks and more.
Where: Pier 290
When: May 8 | 11 am – 3 pm

Mother’s Day Dining – Lake Geneva
After you’ve served Mom breakfast in bed, you’re going to deserve a break, too. Treat that special lady to a gourmet day at the Hunt Club’s charming farmhouse. Chef Ryne has designed a sublime three-course Mother’s Day menu and includes an array of favorited standard menu items as well. Work up an appetite on the course, as ladies golf free at Geneva National May 8 with a paying adult!
Where: Hunt Club Steakhouse
When: May 8 | 12 – 8 pm

Activities & Adventure:
Mother’s Day Adventure
– Lake Geneva
Moms enjoy the Zip Line Canopy Tour at 50% OFF when participating with their family!
Where: Lake Geneva Canopy Tours
When: May 8

Moms are the Sweetest Event – East Troy
Take Mom out for nature hikes, boating, archery, farm animals, tower climb, high ropes, camp store, animal encounter, creation experience, and a family photo shoot. Cost includes breakfast, lunch dinner and most activities.
Where: Timber-Lee
When: May 7 | 7:30 am – 6:30 pm

Mother’s Day Golf – Lake Geneva
Mother’s play for FREE when accompanied by a regular price adult.
Where: Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
When: May 7 & May 8

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a Meal and a Show – Delavan
Take Mom out for a meal, a horse show and an exotic bird show.
Where: Dancing Horses Theatre
When: May 7 | 12 pm – 3:30 pm; May 8 | 12 – 3:30 pm
Optional: Horse and exotic bird show only: May 7 | 6 – 8:30 pm

Mother’s Day at Lake Geneva Canopy Tours – Lake Geneva
Have a little adventure with Mom! Moms enjoy the Zip Line Canopy Tour at 50% OFF when participating with their family!
Where: Lake Geneva Canopy Tours
When: May 8

Spring Bird Walk On Mother’s Day – Elkhorn
Mother Nature on Mother’s Day—what could be better? Bring your mother and join experienced birders to explore some of the best Mother Nature offers at Price Park Conservancy.
Where: Price Park Conservancy
When: May 8 | 9 – 10:30 am

Mother’s Day Activities – Fontana
We welcome all resort and dining guests to join us as we serve up Mother’s Day with plenty of fun family activities in our Sandbar room and on the Harbor Lawn!
Where: The Abbey Resort
When: May 8 | 10 am – 6 pm

Dinner Theatre – Fort Atkinson
Take Mom out for dinner and the Broadway musical hit “Sister Act.”
Where: The Fireside Theatre
When: May 8 | 10:30 am – 2:45  pm; 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Brunch & Show – Delavan
Mother’s Day is that one special moment where we all take time to recognize the wonderful contributions of the great women in our lives… the hours and days of their lives dedicated to loving and caring for their children, husbands and families. Say thank you with an elegant Legends & Love Songs Brunch and Show at Rosewood!
Where: Rosewood
When: May 8 | 11:30 am – 3 pm

Mother’s Day Corks & Canvas – Lake Geneva
You can paint, we will show you how. Our resident artist, Kathy Jackson, will walk you through all the steps necessary to create your work of art. Everything is included, paint, a 16 x 20” canvas, and a glass of wine to loosen your creativity!
And special for Mother’s Day, we will have a light appetizer buffet.
Where: Studio Winery
When: May 8 | 12 – 3 pm

Remarkable Women Of Geneva Lake – Lake Geneva
Celebrate the remarkable women of Geneva Lake while taking a voyage with the Lake Geneva Cruise Line to Black Point Estate, an 1888 Queen Anne Victorian lake “summer cottage.” This narrated boat tour will focus on many of the remarkable women that have lived along the Shore of Geneva Lake. The event includes a first floor tour of Black Point and a presentation on the remarkable women of the Estate. Tea and finger sandwiches will be served on the return cruise.
Where: Black Point Estate; Departs from Riviera Docks
When: May 8 | 2 – 5 pm

Mother’s Day Magic, Comedy & Illusion Show – Lake Geneva
Take the lady in your life to a wonderful performance of MAGIC, COMEDY and ILLUSION this Mother’s Day. Great for the entire family! Performances at 5:00 and 7:00 Sunday, May 8.
Where: Tristan Crist Magic Theatre
When: May 8 | 7 – 8:15 pm

For details on these activities, and to find other fun and fabulous things to do with Mom in the Lake Geneva area, visit www.VisitWalworthCounty.com.

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Walworth County Easter Egg Hunts 2016

Easter is right around the corner and Peter Cottontail will soon be hopping down the bunny trail! Walworth County has many fun, local Easter egg hunts, and we have a list of them all right here. Now the tough part: choosing one or two…okay, maybe three! And if you think the egg hunting fun is only for adults, you are mistaken. There’s a special egg hunt just for adults on the Walworth County calendar this year, too! Happy hunting!

Easter Egg Hunts 2016Saturday,  March 19

Fabric Egg Hunt | Delavan
Aram Public Library, 404 E. Walworth Avenue, Delavan, (262) 728-3111

Easter Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast | 7 – 11 am
Brookwood Middle School, 1020 Hunters Ridge Drive, Genoa City

Easter Egg Hunt | Elkhorn | 8:30 – 9:30 am
Elkhorn Are High School – Front Lawn, 482 E. Geneva Street, Elkhorn

Easter Egg Hunt | East Troy | 9 – 10 am
East Troy High School – Brett Miller Gymnasium, 3128 Graydon Avenue, East Troy, (262) 642-4900

“Driven” Easter Egg Hunt | Burlington | 10 am – 12:30 pm
Burlington High School Athletic Field/Tennis, 400 McCanna Parkway, Burlington

Easter Egg Hunt | Darien | 10 – 1 am
West Park, 355 W. Madison Street, Darien

Easter Egg Hunt | Elkhorn | 10 – 11 am
First Lutheran Church & School, 415 Devendorf Street, Elkhorn, (262) 723-1091

Easter Egg Hunt | Mukwonago | 10 – 11 am
Field Park, Hwy 83 & NN, Mukwonago

Egg Day in the Bay | Williams Bay | 10 – 11:30 am
Williams Bay High School, Hwy 67, Williams Bay, (262) 245-2720

Sunday, March 20

Fabric Egg Hunt | Delavan
Aram Public Library, 404 E. Walworth Avenue, Delavan, (262) 728-3111

Friday, March 25

Fabric Egg Hunt | Delavan
Aram Public Library, 404 E. Walworth Avenue, Delavan, (262) 728-3111

Egg & Coin Hunt | Whitewater | 2 – 3 pm
Whitewater Aquatic & Fitness Center, 580 S. Elizabeth Street, Whitewater, (262) 473-4900

Saturday, March 26

Fabric Egg Hunt | Delavan
Aram Public Library, 404 E. Walworth Avenue, Delavan, (262) 728-3111

Easter For Kids | Lake Geneva | 9 – 11:30 am
First Lutheran Church & School, 1101 Logan Street, Lake Geneva, (262) 248-3374

Easter Egg Hunt  | Delavan | 10 – 11 am
Phoenix Park, Delavan Easter Egg Hunt | Fontana | 10 – 11 am Duck Pond Recreation Area, Wild Duck Road, Fontana

Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt  | Lake Geneva | 10:30 – 11:30 am
Seminary Park, Lake Geneva

Easter Dusting – Adult Easter Egg Hunt  | Delavan | 11 am – 6 pm
Staller Estate Winery, W8896 County Hwy. A, Delavan, (608) 883-2100

“Under The Sea” Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt  | Elkhorn | 6 – 7 pm
St. John’s Church, 104 S. Broad Street, Elkhorn, (262) 723-2901

Fresh off the Farm {Markets 2015}

We love this time of year…people are emerging from their homes after a long winter, flowers are blooming, and fresh food is abundant!

If you love fresh food as much as we do, you’ll love the farmers markets throughout Walworth County.  Many communities offer a great market – and with varying days & times, you’re sure to find one to fit into your busy schedule.
Farmers Markets 2015

 

 

 

We know that sometimes, you don’t want to do to the cooking – but you want to enjoy fresh food.
For restaurants offering locally grown food, try Pier 290 in Williams Bay, The Black Sheep in Whitewater, or The Trout House at Rushing Waters Fisheries.

Some of our local attractions, offer special “farm fresh” dinners on select dates for a limited number of guests (Yuppie Hill Poultry, Staller Estate Winery).  Visit their websites for details.

Looking for more Farm Fresh options?  Visit our website!

Easter Egg Hunts 2015

Easter Egg Hunts 2015

March 28

East Troy High School | 9 – 10 am
East Troy High School – Brett Miller Gymnasium
3128 Graydon Ave., East Troy
(262) 642-4900
Each child will receive a bag of candy and a small prize. There will be coloring pages, face painting and temporary tattoos for the kids as well. Please bring your own camera for photos with our Easter Bunny. Click For Details.

Elkhorn Area High School | 9 – 10 am
Elkhorn Area High School – Front Lawn
482 E. Geneva St., Elkhorn
www.elkhornffa.org
Rain or shine – hunt will be held indoors (gym) if inclement weather. Bring your own camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny!  Click For Details.

Burlington High School | 10 – 11 am
Burlington High School Athletic Field/Tennis
400 McCanna Pkwy, Burlington
Please bring a canned good or toiletry item to support Love Inc.  Children ages 0-11 are invited to hunt for over 12,000 eggs! – completely FREE! Parents can warm up with hot drinks at the Athletic Pavilion. Meet and Greet with Easter Bunny. Click For Details.

West Park | 10 – 11 am
West Park, Darien
Ages 1-10 years. Bring your own container to gather eggs and join us for fun in the park! Come meet Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny.  3000 Eggs Stuffed with candy and prizes.  Click For Details.

Genoa City Retirement Home | 10 – 11 am
Genoa City Retirement Home, Genoa City
(262) 279-3211
Located at Genoa City Retirement Home. Advance registration is requested. Please call (262) 279-3211, if there is no answer please leave a message with your name, child/children’s name(s), age(s), and your number.  Click For Details.

Brookwood Middle School | 10 am – 11 pm
Brookwood Middle School
1020 Hunters Ridge Dr., Genoa City
Easter Egg Hunt – Free – 10 am registration. Click For Details.

Mukwonago | 10 – 11 am
Hwy. 83 & NN, Mukwonago
www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/mukwonago/
The Mukwonago Lions Club is proud to present the annual Easter Egg Hunt for the enjoyment of the children of our local communities. Click For Details.

Lions Field in Williams Bay | 10 – 11:30 am
Lions Field, Hwy. 67, Williams Bay
(262) 245-2720, www.wbrecdept.com
Join the Williams Bay Rec Department and a special bunny guest at Lions Park for games, crafts and our annual Egg Hunt. We will have eggs, candy, prizes and games for ages 0-12!  Click For Details.

April 3

Whitewater Aquatic & Fitness Center | 2 – 3 pm
Whitewater Aquatic & Fitness Center
580 S. Elizabeth St., Whitewater
(262) 473-4900www.whitewateraquatic.com
Search for eggs and coins in our pools! Exchange eggs for a treat bag and keep any coins you find. Click For Details.

April 4

Phoenix Park in Delavan | 10 – 11 am
Phoenix Park, Delavan
The Easter Bunny will be there. Ages up to 9 years old.  Click For Details.

Duck Pond Park in Fontana | 10 – 11 am
Duck Pond Park, Fontana
Fontana Easter Egg Hunt will be at Duck Pond Park.  The hunt starts 10:00 AM sharp when the Easter Bunny arrives.  Parking fills fast, so arrive a little early. Click For Details.

Seminary Park in Lake Geneva | 10:30 – 11:30 am
Seminary Park, Lake Geneva
www.lakegenevajaycees.org
The age groups are 0-2 (with or without help), 3-4, 5-7, and 8-10. Jaycees members hide over 4000 eggs in the park for the kids. Eggs are filled with candy.  The Easter Bunny will be making a surprise visit as well! Click For Details.

St. John’s Lutheran Church | 6 – 7 pm
St. John’s Lutheran Church (LCMC)
104 S Broad St., Elkhorn
(262) 723-2901www.stjohnselkhorn.com
A Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th following our 5 p.m. service. It is free and open to kids 6th grade and under.  Click For Details.

April 5

Como Community Church | 9 – 10 am
Como Community Church
Palmer Rd., Lake Geneva
(262) 248-3024
Join Como Community Church for their Easter celebrations on Easter Sunday, including an Egg Hunt – Click For Details.

The Abbey Resort | 10:30 am, 11:30 am*, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm*, 2:30 pm
The Abbey Resort
269 Fontana Blvd., Fontana
(262) 275-6811www.theabbeyresort.com
For brunch & resort guests only. Children gather on the Harbor Lawn Patio before each hunt. Click For Details.
*Pint-size Easter Egg Hunt, designed for children 4 and under – Click For Details.

Lake Lawn Resort | 11 am – 12 pm
Lake Lawn Resort
2400 E. Geneva St., Delavan
(262) 728-7950www.lakelawnresort.com
For brunch & resort guests only.  The Easter Bunny will kick off Lake Lawn’s annual Easter egg hunt along with his special helpers at 11 a.m. The Easter Bunny will stick around for a meet-and-greet from noon to 4 p.m. with plenty of photo opportunities for families. Click For Details.

Grand Geneva Resort | 1 – 2 pm
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-8811www.grandgeneva.com
The Grand Geneva will host an Outdoor Community Wide Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 5th, 2015 at 1pm. All children 10 and under are welcome (with their parents/guardians of course!) Bring your baskets to collect the eggs. Click For Details.

 

Easter Brunches 2015

Start a new tradition this Easter and celebrate with your family at one of these great restaurants in Walworth County!  Enjoy a delicious brunch with all the typical breakfast & lunch offerings; some even serve a special beverage with your meal.  Many resorts are offering fun family-friendly activities throughout the weekend, as well as overnight packages.  Check out the full list of events happening this weekend on our Events Calendar, and locate specials on our Specials page!

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Sunday, April 5

Evergreen Golf Club | 9 am – 2 pm
N6246 US Highway 12, Elkhorn
(262) 723-5722
$20.95/adults, $13.95/children ages 5-12, FREE for children 4 and under
Brunch will be served buffet style; enjoy all the traditional brunch favorites – including omelet station, flat iron pork, pasta station, and an extensive sweets table.

The Trout House | 9 am – 3 pm
N301 Hwy H, Palmyra
(262) 495-2089
$24.95/adults, $12/children ages 6-12, $6/children ages 3-6
Join us for a delicious all-you-care-to-eat Easter buffet, with a carved prime rib and omelet station plus a wide spread of fruit, salads, breakfast items, and more.

The Abbey Resort & Avani Spa | 9 am – 5 pm
269 Fontana Boulevard, Fontana
(800) 709-1323
$38/adults, $16/children ages 4-12, FREE for children under 4
Enjoy a huge spread of brunch favorites at this holiday buffet.  Complimentary sparkling wine & mimosas.  Call now for reservations!

The Grist Mill | 9 am – 2 pm
2645 Main Street, East Troy
(262) 684-5138
$19.99/person
The restaurant will be served chef-carved prime rib and ham, eggs & omelets made to order, lasagna, beef stroganoff, and more!

Lake Lawn Resort | 9:30 am – 4 pm
2400 E. Geneva Street, Delavan
(262) 725-9155
$37.95/adults, $15.95/children ages 4-12, FREE for children 3 & under
Champagne brunch will be served in the Frontier Restaurant. Overnight packages are available for families looking to take advantage of the weekend festivities!

Hawk’s View Golf Club | 10 am – 2 pm
7377 Krueger Road, Lake Geneva
(262) 348-9900
$28.95/adults, $14.95/children ages 9-12, $8.95/children ages 4-8, FREE for children 3 & under
Celebrate Easter with us; we have all of your favorite foods – from the omelet station to carved ham and beef tenderloin and so much more!

Baker House | 10 am – 3 pm
327 Wrigley Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-4700
Please call for pricing.
Experience brunch at the most decadent mansion on the lake, with flowing bottomless champagne and mimosas.  Amazing views of the lake & great company – call now for reservations.

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa | 10 am – 3 pm
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva
(262) 249-4788
$42/adults, $21/children ages 6-12, $6/children ages 2-5, FREE for children 2 & under
Make your plans for Easter Brunch at the Geneva ChopHouse. Sunday April 5th from 10am until 3pm enjoy all of your Easter favorites and more plus complimentary Champagne! Reservations are required, please call (262) 249-4788 to reserve your spot today!

Geneva Ridge Resort | 10 am – 3 pm
W4240 State Road 50, Lake Geneva
(262) 249-3832
$32.95/adults, $14.95/children, FREE for children 4 & under
Easter brunch is longstanding tradition in many families, and for those who like to enjoy a truly decadent spread, there’s nothing like letting someone else do the cooking.

The Geneva Inn | 10:30 am – 2 pm
N2009 S. Lake Shore Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-5690
$28/adults
Come let us serve you as you relax at our Sunday Brunch while enjoying the company of family and friends this Easter Sunday. We offer both a la carte selections as well as a complete four course brunch that starts with a glass of champagne. All at only restaurant in Lake Geneva located directly on shores of Geneva Lake with panoramic view of the lake!

Pier 290 | 11 am – 3 pm
1 Liechty Drive, Williams Bay
(262) 245-2100
Pricing as listed on the menu.
Come join us at PIER 290 on Easter Sunday and enjoy brunch specials, good service and the refreshing views of Lake Geneva in the Spring!

The Hunt Club Steakhouse | 12 – 7 pm
555 Hunt Club Court, Lake Geneva
(262) 245-7200
$36/person for the Three Course Special Menu
The Hunt Club is offering a special three course menu for Easter Sunday, or choose items from a limited menu.  Reservations are recommended.

Celebrate Mom in 2014

Mother’s Day is right around the corner – are you prepared?  While we believe that we should appreciate our mothers every  day, May 11th is “the big day.”  Whether you are taking her for a scenic cruise, a hearty brunch, or enjoying the many other activities going on in the area, make sure you tell your mom what she means to you.

We’ve done all the hard work for you & gathered up the area’s Mother’s Day events…all that’s left for you to do is choose one (and make the reservations)!

Mother’s Day Brunches – Sunday, May 11
*Please call the properties for reservations*

Evergreen Golf Club | 9 am – 2 pm
N6246 US Highway 12, Elkhorn
(262) 723-5722
$19.95/adults, $12.95/children ages 5-12, FREE for children 4 and under
Brunch will be served buffet style; enjoy all the traditional brunch favorites – including omelet station, flat iron pork, pasta station, and an extensive sweets table.

The Abbey Resort | 9 am – 4 pm
269 Fontana Boulevard, Fontana
(262) 275-9000
$36/adults, $15/children ages 4-12, FREE for children under 4
Several stations, including spring garden, iced seafood, classic breakfast selections, chef carved meat, and various entrees, will be available for our Mother’s Day brunch.

The Trout House at Rushing Waters | 9 am – 2 pm
N301 County Road H, Palmyra
(262) 495-2089
$26/adults, $12/children ages 6-12, $6/children ages 3-5, FREE for children under 3
Complimentary champagne pour and cut flowers for mothers!  The buffet will offer traditional items and made to order items, plus a Bloody Mary & champagne cocktail bar.  Seating is limited.

Lake Lawn Resort | 9:30 am – 4 pm
2400 E. Geneva Street, Delavan
(262) 728-7950
$35.95/adults, $13.95/children ages 4-12, FREE for children 3 and under
Mother’s Day Brunch has all of Mother’s favorites including a chilled seafood bar and variety of tempting salads, chafing dish creations, and more. Last seating at 3 pm. Every mother gets a complimentary flower and glass of champagne!

Old World Wisconsin | 9:30 am – 2 pm
W372 S9727 Hwy 67, Eagle
(262) 594-6304
$21/adults, $10/children ages 5-12, FREE for children 4 and under
Relax over a tasty brunch buffet served in the 1890s Clausing Barn, then stroll through the village and farmsteads.  All moms receive free admission to the museum on Mother’s Day.

Alpine Valley Resort | 10 am – 2 pm
W2501 County Road D, Elkhorn
(262) 642-7374
$24.95/adults, $11/children 10 and under, FREE for children 3 and under
Alpine Valley Resort is pleased to offer a traditional Sunday brunch for Mother’s Day.  Plus – come for brunch, stay for golf!  Only $37 plus tax for 18 holes of golf, including cart.

Baker House | 10 am – 3 pm
327 Wrigley Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-4700
$42/adults, $21/children ages 6-12, $6/children ages 2-5, FREE for children 2 and under
Experience the most decadent mansion on the lake, with flowing bottomless champagne and mimosas, Eggs Benedict made to order, signature Banana Foster french toast, and all traditional breakfast foods.

Geneva Ridge Resort | 10 am – 3 pm
W4240 State Road 50, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-9121
$32.95/adults, $14.95/children, FREE for children 4 and under
The chefs at Geneva Ridge have an extensive menu prepared for this Mother’s Day brunch, with all the traditional items plus chef carving stations and chef prepared seafood crepe station!

Grand Geneva Resort | 10 am – 3 pm
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-8811
$42/adults, $21/children ages 6-10, $6/children ages 2-5, FREE for children 2 and under
Treat Mom to brunch at Grand Geneva this Mother’s Day; dine in the Grand Ballroom featuring entertainment from the Badger High School Choir.

Hawk’s View Golf Club | 10 am – 2 pm
7377 Krueger Road, Lake Geneva
(877) 429-5788
Call for pricing and details.

The Geneva Inn | 10:30 am – 2 pm
N2009 S. Lake Shore Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-5690
Call for pricing.
Take your mother out for a delicious three course champagne brunch with a Grandview!  Light menu also available.  Mother’s Day dinner will be start at 5 pm.

Lake Geneva Cruise Line | 11:00am
812 Wrigley Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-6206
$59/person
Enjoy a lavish brunch buffet and scenic narrated boat tour of the entire lake aboard the Grand Belle of Geneva.  Our first brunch of the 2014 season celebrates Mothers with a special gift!

United Church of Christ | 11:15 am – 1:30 pm
123 E. Washington Street, Delavan
(262) 728-5292
Hosted by the men of the parish in honor of all women!  All parish members invited to attend.

Mother’s Day Activities

Mothers Golf for Free at Grand Geneva
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-8811
Moms play free when accompanied by a regular priced adult.  Valid May 10-11.

Remarkable Women of Geneva Lake at Black Point
827 Wrigley Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-6206
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend honoring the remarkable women of Geneva Lake while taking a voyage with Lake Geneva Cruise Line to Black Point Estate, an 1888 Queen Anne Victorian lake “summer cottage.”  This narrated boat tour will focus on many of the remarkable women that lived along the Shore of Geneva Lake.  Mimosas and chocolate covered strawberries will be served on the Veranda before returning to the boat.  Cruise will depart on May 10 & 11 at 2 pm.
Cost: $44/person

Mother’s Day Tea at The Geneva Inn
N2009 S. Lake Shore Drive, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-5690
Join Grandview Restaurant on Saturday, May 10th at 3 pm for a scenic afternoon tea, with delicious sweets and savories.  Just $30/adults and $15/children under 10; reservations are required.

Mother’s Day Special at Sperino’s Little Italy
720 North Wisconsin Street, Elkhorn
(262) 723-2222
Mothers will receive a “complimentary dessert” when dining in Little Italy on Mother’s Day; for dine-in only.  Open 4-9pm for dinner on Sunday, May 11.

Mother’s Day Special at Lake Geneva Canopy Tours
N3219 County Road H, Lake Geneva
(262) 248-9271
Celebrate Mom with a canopy tour on Mother’s Day – all moms receive a special 50% discount & FREE Lake Geneva Canopy Tour t-shirt, while supplies last. Call to schedule your tour today.

Spring into FUN this weekend!

The first weekend in May…finally starting to feel like spring on a regular basis, summer attractions are open for the season, there’s more hours of daylight….what’s not to love about May?!

This weekend especially is packed with fun activities for the whole family – interactive farm tours, a petting zoo, kite flying fun, boat tours, historic train rides, and a family-friendly musical. Your biggest problem this weekend is fitting in this much fun!

Animal Gardens
262-728-8200
5065 Hwy 50, Delavan, WI
Saturday & Sunday, 10-4

Open weekends in May, this 40-acre park is home to The Dancing Horses Theatre, the Animal Gardens Petting Zoo, and a captivating Bird Show featuring Echo the talking parrot.  Visit with 16 species of exotic creatures plus 60 hay-eating animals – and don’t forget to stop in the Baby Animal Barn, where you are invited to pet, hold and feed babies of various species.  General admission gets you into the Baby Animal Barn, the outdoor petting zoo, and the Bird Show!
Cost: $10 per person; children under 2 are free

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Busy Barns Adventure Farms
920-691-6742
W7675 US Hwy 12, Fort Atkinson, WI
Saturday & Sunday, 10-6

The Spring Barnyard Adventures at Busy Barns is open April 19-May 11 & all are invited to experience life on the farm!  The farm features acres of adventures and hours of fun…interact with animals, watch a puppet show, participate in an egg hunt, play farmyard games, and more!
Cost: $8 per person; children under 1 are free

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East Troy Electric Railroad
262-642-3263
2002 Church Street, East Troy, WI
Train Schedule

All aboard – for a ride back in time with the East Troy Electric Railroad.  The historic rail cars will be out this weekend for the first time this season, taking visitors on a 10-mile trip to The Elegant Farmer.  Click Train Schedule above for a list of the departure times!
Cost: $12.50 per person; $8 for children 3-11   *Tickets are good all day long – ride to your heart’s content!*

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Lake Geneva Cruise Line
262-248-6206
812 Wrigley Drive, Lake Geneva, WI
Daily Tour Schedule

Click above the daily tour schedule.  This weekend’s schedule includes the Black Point Tour, Expanded Bay Tour, Geneva Bay Tour, Full Lake Tour, and Ice Cream Social (great for kids!).  Tour the Lake Geneva area like never before aboard one of the beautiful tour boats; view the beautiful summer homes of the past and enjoy the scenery while the captain & his staff narrate the history of the area.
Cost: price varies based on tour selection

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Old World Wisconsin
262-594-6301
W372 S9727 Hwy 67, Eagle, WI
Saturday & Sunday, 10-5

Join Old World Wisconsin this weekend as they kick off the 2014 season with their first event in the “Spring Into the Past” series – “Go Fly a Kite!”  Learn how to make a 19th century paper kite and let it soar in the Old World Wisconsin breezes!  Explore the working farmsteads and settlements throughout this outdoor living museum, and experience life on the farm – 19th century style!  Kids can try their hand at domestic chores, crafts, and outdoor games throughout the museum.
Cost: $16 per person; $9 for children 5-17; or buy the Family admission (2 adults and 2 or more children) for $43

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The Fireside Dinner Theatre
800-477-9505
1131 Janesville Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI
Show Schedule

Now Playing – The Fiddler on the Roof!  Join Fireside as they celebrate their 50th anniversary by bringing back one of the most popular shows in Fireside history – The Fiddler on the Roof, playing April 24 – June 8.  Special ticket pricing available for Mother’s Day, Memorial Day weekend, Thursday evening performances, and Sunday midday performances.  This weekend’s performances are: Saturday at 1:30pm, Saturday at 7:30pm, Sunday at 1:15pm, and Sunday at 5:00pm.
Cost: prices vary; visit website for details.

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For a full list of events happening this weekend in the Lake Geneva area & beyond, visit our Events Calendar.  Hope to see you soon in beautiful Walworth County!