Lake Geneva Area Rentals 
Upcoming Calendar of Events and Accommodation Specials- Come Play and Stay!!
We have put together a Calendar of Events for the Upcoming Months along with Great Specials and Offers on Accommodations, so after you are done Playing you have somewhere great to Stay!!  
Everything On One Site 
We are growing and have a NEW website where you will be able to find everything in one place...
  
 
Thinking of having your next Family Reunion, Corporate Retreat, Golf Outing or Wedding Celebration in the Lake Geneva, Wisconsin Area?
 
Check out our new site and check back often, we will be adding Events, Specials and are here to help you provide the perfect accommodations and activities for your group.
 
 
Coming Soon
Brides To Be - Imagine Your Beach Theme Wedding Ceremony, Reception and Accommodations at The Nautical Inn and 1st Congregational Church of Lake Geneva...Watch For Details... 
January
January Special - remaining weekends- Friday thru Sunday at The Nautical Inn or Endless Summer Nights  - 2 Night Stay - 12 Guests - $500.00 (new reservations only)

"Winter Exhibit" - Lake Geneva
Location:  Geneva Lake Art Association Gallery, North Shore Pavilion, 647 W Main St, Lake Geneva, (262) 249-7988
The Geneva Lake Art Association's winter exhibit featuring member artist's works.
Regular gallery hours are Saturdays 10am-4pm and Sundays 1pm-4pm.
The GLAA Gallery is located in the North Shore Pavilion at 647 W. Main St., Lake Geneva. For more information call262-249-7988 or visit the website at www.genevalakeart.org 
 
"Those Fabulous Fifties-Part 2". December 31, 2008 - February 22, 2009.
Everybody loves a good sequel!! Every year the movie theatres are filled with them and patrons flock by the millions torevisit their favorite characters and stories. And now, for the very first time, The Fireside is offering a sequel to its most popular musical revue of all time as we present THOSE FABULOUS FIFTIES - PART2! Fort Atkinson Location:  The Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave (Business Hwy 26 South), Fort Atkinson, (920) 563-9505, (800) 477-9505, www.firesidetheatre.com
 
Every Weekend - Yerkes Observatory is open for free public tours every Saturday throughout the year.  Regular Saturday tours are designed for families and other small groups. During the tours, the tour guide provides a brief talk on the history of Yerkes, astronomical research, and our amazing Universe. He will also take visitors into the 90-foot dome, one of the largest of its kind ever built. Here, visitors look at the famed 40-inch Refractor, the world's biggest lens-type telescope, and its impressive...
astro.uchicago.edu/yerkes/index.html
 
January 24 -
Bridal Show - Lake Geneva
Saturday, 1/24, 11am - 3pm Location:  Kirsch's at the French Country Inn, W4190 West End Rd, Lake Geneva, (262) 245-5756, www.kirschs.com One Stop Shopping for Planning Your Memorable Wedding. Brides bring your grooms family and or friends for a lovely day Fashion show by Germaine's and tours of the French Country Inn. Enjoy complimentary hors d' voeuvres prepared by Kirsch's and wine by Studio Artisan Winery Talk with many local businesses that can assist you with your planning including: Abbellimento ~ French Country Inn Germaine's Bridal & Black Tie Affair ~ Kirsch's Restaurant ~ lia sophia ~ Pesche's Greenhouse ~ Retreat 120 Studio Artisan Winery ~ Ideal Impressions Photography ~ Creative Element Design and many more Call Kirsch's at the French Country Inn (262) 245-5756 for more information.
www.kirschs.com Events.html
 
January 25 -
5th Annual Bridal Fair - Lake Geneva, 11am - 3pm
Location:  Hawk's View Golf Club, 7377 Krueger Rd, Lake Geneva, (262) 348-9900, (877) 429-5788, www.hawksviewgolfclub.com
Join us for a fun filled day of wedding information and ideas. We have up to 40 area vendors that will help you plan your special day. Christy's Bridal will be here the latest bridal gowns along with photographers, floral, cakes, invitations and much more. Call Becky at 262-348-9900 for more information. $7.00 for tickets, available at the door.

January Accommodation Specials - Come Play and Stay - Weekend and Weekday Specials. 
 
Sunday thru Friday at The Nautical Inn or Endless Summer Nites - 5 Night Stay - 12 Guests - $750.00
 
January Special on remaining weekends- Friday thru Sunday at The Nautical Inn or Endless Summer Nights  - 2 Night Stay - 12 Guests - $500.00 (new reservations only)
 
 
 
February

February 1st - 3rd
Catch the Snowflake - Lake Geneva
Downtown, Lake Geneva, 262-249-8846 Enter to win one of several gift certificates. Entry forms published in the Walworth County Shopper, Regional News, The Week, also available at The Riviera Ballroom, and participating businesses. Six squares on the entry form must be stamped at participating businesses, during the dates of February 1, 2, and 3. For more information call Main Street Memories at 262-249-8846.

February 4th - 8th
14th Annual Winterfest and National Snow Sculpting Championships, Riviera Park, Lake Geneva.  A one-of-a kind event!  Activities include snow sculpting, music, children's activities, helicopter rides, horse drawn carriage rides.
 
February 14th - 
Lake Geneva Community Orchestra, an all-volunteer symphony orchestra of more than 50 players will be holding its third annual Pops Gala concert, followed by a dessert reception, at Badger High School at 7:30 p.m.  
 
The theme "Valentine in Blue," featured work will be the ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin.  Excellent piano soloist for the Gershwin.  There will also be pops and light classical music on the "Blue" theme, such as the Blue Danube Waltz, a blues arrangement, and music popularized by Frank Sinatra ("Old Blue Eyes").
 
The $20 ticket price for the concert includes the post-concert reception featuring custom-made sweets, and coffee donated by Caribou Coffee.  www.LakeGenevaOrchestra.org or
mfrazier@godfreylaw.com 
for information.
 
February 21st -
City of Whitewater kicks off annual Freeze Fest.  Pancake breakfast at 6:30 am at the Downtown Armory. After breakfast, be sure to venture to Cravath Lakefront  for family entertainment and courageous polar bear plungers, or visit Big Brick Park where you can enjoy an afternoon of ice skating. Be sure jump aboard the Horse Drawn Wagon to visit the Cravath Lakefront warming tent where cooking enthusiasts battle in the chili cook-off or Irvin L. Young Memorial Library for a Snow Dogs Presentation. For further information or to register for events, please visit the city website at  www.ci.whitewater.wi.us 
 
 
February 13th - 15th Valentine's Weekend
 
March 7th, 14th, 21st -  
Maple Fest 
11am - 3pm The Elegant Farmer, 1545 Main St, Mukwonago, (262) 363-6770, www.elegantfarmer.com
Featuring syrup making demonstration and festive maple foods.
For more information, call (262)363-6770 or visit:  www.elegantfarmer.com 

March 20th - 22nd
SnoCross GRAND Finale - Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, Lake Geneva, The thrill of one of the most exciting X-Games sports is the final stop on the World Power Sports Association's World Snowmobile Tour. Billed as the Nielson Enterprises Grand Finale, the race is where the 2008 World Professional Snowmobile Association champions will be crowned and will air nationally on ESPN2. The annual stop on the WPSA Tour promises plenty of up close, high-flying snowmobile action as the world's finest SnoCross pilots are scheduled to compete. The track is laid out on Grand Geneva's Mountain Top ski hill and allows for both indoor viewing and exceptional outdoor seating in the grandstands. There will also be an expo on site, anchored by the massive Nielsen Enterprises' tent, and including displays of the new 2009 models from all the major snowmobile manufacturers.
 
March 29th -
Maple Fest at Covenant Harbor, 7:30 am-3:30 pm.  All you can eat pancake breakfast.  Tickets for 13 years & up $7.50, 4-12 years $4.00, 0-3 free. Advance tickets available after March 1st   - $1.00 off.  Tours of the maple syrup process, Arts & Crafts Fair, Raffles, bounce castle, giant swing & more!  Covenant Harbor Bible Camp 1724 Main Street, Lake Geneva 262-248-3600 
April 4th -
Organized Group Bike Ride - LaGrange Saturday, 4/4, 9am - 12pm
Location:  LaGrange General Store, intersection of Hwys H & 12, LaGrange, (262) 495-8600, www.backyardbikes.com
Group Bike Rides, every Saturday, April throuogh October, weather permitting. Departs at 9 am from LaGrange General Store. 30 to 40-mile bike rides. Bicycle the beautiful Kettle Moraine State Forest. Explore the less traveled and scenic named town roads and and lettered country roads. We offer everything you need to make your outdoor adventure an experience of a lifetime.
 
April 11th -
Showdown Eliminations - Midwest Artist Search - Lake Geneva
8 - 11pm  The Lodge at Geneva Ridge, W4240 State Road 50, www.midwestartistsearch.com
Lodge at Geneva Ridge - Lake Geneva 
20 of the original 100 chosen contestants will compete to see who is the winner of the Midwest Artist Search. $10 public admission per night. Winner of Midwest Artist Search will receive: 10 song recording project professional CD packaging "resort package" from Lodge at Geneva Ridge feature article in True Woman magazine etc. See website for further details and prizes for 9 other talented contestants.
www.midwestartistsearch.com

April 18th -
Earth Day Celebration featuring the Annual Guinness World Record Attempt, Library Park, Lake Geneva, WI.  For more information, contact Kathy Fraser at (262) 248-4448 
 
April 24 - 26 
Women's Weekend in Lake Geneva - special interest sessions to include spa services, yoga, cooking classes, nutrition & health and more! Downtown Lake Geneva.  For more information, call 262-248-4416  www.lakegenevawomensweekend.com 
 
 
April 25 - 26
Earth Day Celebration and Paddlefest At Big Foot Beach State Park sponsored by Clear Water Outdoor.  Spring Cleaning at the beach, Orienteering fun on the trails, paddling demos in the lagoon.  Join us for the fun!  Raffle prizes and donations for the FBFBSP.For more information visit:  www.clearwateroutdoor.com www.friendsofbfbsp.org www.nippersinktrail.org
 
April 25th - 
Organized Group Bike Ride - LaGrange, 9am - 12pm Location:  LaGrange General Store, intersection of Hwys H & 12, LaGrange, (262) 495-8600, www.backyardbikes.com
Group Bike Rides, every Saturday, April throuogh October, weather permitting. Departs at 9 am from LaGrange General Store. 30 to 40-mile bike rides. Bicycle the beautiful Kettle Moraine State Forest. Explore the less traveled and scenic named town roads and and lettered country roads. We offer everything you need to make your outdoor adventure an experience of a lifetime. 
 
Golf Weekend Play and Stay Packages 
 
May
 
May 2 -
Kentucky Derby Party at Horticultural Hall in Lake Geneva! Fling on your spring best and come to Derby Day at the hall! See the race "live" on a big screen and join in all the fun! Prizes for the best Derby Hat and more!  For more information please contact Horticultural Hall, 262-248-4382, located at 330 Broad Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147.

May 9th - 24th
Annual Lake Geneva Marathon/Relay/Walk, Library Park, Lake Geneva.  www.lakegenevasports.com   (262) 275-3577.  Chosen by Runner's World magazine as the best small race in the country, the Lake Geneva Marathon offers runners (and walkers) an ideal setting for a unique running experience.
 
 
 
May 21st-
Brown's Lake Aquaducks Water-Ski Show Team - Burlington, 6 - 7pm
Location:  Fischer Park on Brown's Lake, Burlington, (262) 763-9719, www.aquaducks.org
Browns Lake Aquaducks Water-Ski Show Team - Ski show every Thursday from Memorial Day thru Labor Day at Fischer Park on Browns Lake at 6 p.m. (Jr. show at 4:30 ). Shows on Saturdays on Holiday weekends at 6 p.m. Performance includes jump acts, trick & shoe skiing, swivel skiing, human pyramids, girls' ballet line and barefoot water skiing. Free and open to public. Check the website for tournament week when there will be no show. 
 
June
 
June 13th - 14th -
9th Annual Paint-in, Geneva Lake Art Association, 10am-4pm.  White umbrellas & tables mark the locations of local artists demonstrating and selling their art work on the downtown sidewalks of Lake Geneva.  Sponsored by the Geneva Lake Art Association and the Chamber of Commerce.  For information call (262) 249-7988 or visit www.genevalakeart.org
 
 
June 20 - 21-
Native American Festival, "Honor the Firekeepers".  Dunn Field, Lake Geneva, WI.  18th Annual Traditional Pow-Wow.  Gates open at 10am.  Grand Entry:  Sat. 1pm and 7pm.  Sun. 1pm.  Traders Featuring Native American Art, Jewelry, Crafts, Craft Supplies, Music Tapes, CD's and much more.  For general information contact Gary Adamson (262) 248-2784.

 
 
July
 
July 2nd -
Brown's Lake Aquaducks Water-Ski Show Team - Burlington, 6 - 7pm
Location:  Fischer Park on Brown's Lake, Burlington, (262) 763-9719, www.aquaducks.org
Browns Lake Aquaducks Water-Ski Show Team - Ski show every Thursday from Memorial Day thru Labor Day at Fischer Park on Browns Lake at 6 p.m. (Jr. show at 4:30 ). Shows on Saturdays on Holiday weekends at 6 p.m. Performance includes jump acts, trick & shoe skiing, swivel skiing, human pyramids, girls' ballet line and barefoot water skiing. Free and open to public. Check the website for tournament week when there will be no show. 
 
 
July 4th-
Old World Fourth of July - Eagle
10am - 5pm
Location:  Old World Wisconsin, S103 W37890 Highway 67, Eagle, (262) 594-6300, www.oldworldwisconsin.org
Take part in a grand and historic event, like those of small towns from the 19th & 20th centuries, as Old World Wisconsin celebrates our nation's military. Enjoy old-fashioned games, a band concert, and other historic activities. Visit with reenactors from the Civil War-era Company F 29th Infantry USCT; see their camps, learn about their weapons, and understand what the life of a soldier was like. Admission to the museum is FREE for Veterans. 

July 4th-
Fontana Fireworks & Boat House Party- Fontana, Location:  Gordy's Boat House Bar & Restaurant, 336 Lake Ave, 262-275-6800, www.gordysboats.com
 
August
 
August 8th - 9th -
29th Annual Art in the Park, Geneva Lake Art Association's Fine Art Show, Library Park, Main Street (Route 50), Lake Geneva.  Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm.  An outdoor juried fine art show featuring 90 artists from across the country held in Library Park beside the lake, in Lake Geneva.  Music, a children's art activity area, and food are also part of this family festival.  Sponsored by the Geneva Lake Art Association.  Call the Gallery for more information (262) 249-7988.
 
August 19th - 23rd
Venetian Festival, Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva.  Five day festival featuring a carnival, craft fair, water ski show, musical entertainment, local cuisine, and the festival's traditional lighted boat parade followed by a firework display high above Geneva Lake.  Sponsored by The Lake Geneva Jaycees.  Wednesday - Friday 6pm to Midnight. Saturday  & Sunday Noon to Midnight. For information go to www.lakegenevaJaycees.org.  Craft Fair Information:  Rob Twyning (847) 917-9814.  Entertainment information:  Dan Truestchell (262) 903-9038.
 
August 28 - 30
Maxwell Street Days, Downtown Lake Geneva.  (262) 248-4416. 
 
 
September 
 
September 10th - 13th
3rd Annual Lake Geneva Wine Festival showcases nationally recognized vintners and chefs in a beautiful lakeside setting to support organizations benefiting children and families through education and outreach.While in town for the Lake Geneva Wine Festival, please enjoy shopping and dining in beautiful downtown Lake Geneva.  Many stores have special events and promotions on Saturday and Sunday.  Call (262) 245-8635 or visit www.lakegenevawinefestival.com
 
The Fat Tire Memorial Tour of Lake Geneva, 21.5 mile bicycle tour through Lake Geneva, Fontana and Williams Bay.  www.fattirememorialtour.com, 262-248-1196. 
 
 
October
 
October 10th - 11th
18th Annual Oktoberfest, Lake Geneva, WI.  (262) 248-4416.  Family Fall Festival includes music, magic, pony rides and the Great Pumpkin Giveaway.  Food and craft booths, restaurant and shopping specials and carriage rides.
 
 
December
 
Holiday Memories -Millie's Restaurant & Shopping Village www.milliesshows.com
 
14th Annual Christmas in the Country, Lake Geneva.  Glorious celebration of lights, music, theatre, cuisine and merriment begins with the illumination of a half million lights across the resort's 1,300 acres of rolling countryside - one of the Midwest's largest lighting displays. Grand Geneva features dozens of mechanical holiday displays, daily holiday teas, gingerbread house building contests, and breakfast with Santa. 
 
"Winter Exhibit"  The Geneva Lake Art Association's spring exhibit featuring memberartist's works.  Regular gallery hours are Saturdays 10am-4pm and Sundays 1pm-4pm.  The GLAA Gallery is located in the NorthShore Pavilion at 647 W. Main St., Lake Geneva.  For more information call262-249-7988 or visit the website at www.genevalakeart.org 
 
"A Fireside Christmas"  Fort Atkinson Saturday, The Fireside Dinner Theatre  www.firesidetheatre.com
 
Christmas Barn - Elkhorn
Apple Barn Orchard and Winery  www.applebarnorchardandwinery.com
 
Christmas at Northwind- Burlington You are invited to experience the magic of Christmas at Northwind.
"Find the Joy in East Troy" - East Troy Throughout East Troy, (262) 642-3770,  www.easttroywi.org
 
"Ho, Ho, Ho" is what you will hear from Santa as he and his elves ride the East Troy Electric Railroad's Christmas Express.  Come join in this family holiday tradition in heated train cars for a 45 minute ride departing from The Elegant Farmer's depot.
 
December 31st - New Year's Eve at Carvetti's in Downtown Lake Geneva -
Open Bar from 9 to 1 am  $40 per person -$25 Bottles of Champagne - LIVE DJ's and WIN a trip to Cancun!!!
642 W. Main St.
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Christmas Play and Stay Packages
 

 
Get your friend's together and book your reservation soon!! 
 
262-949-9503 or 630-744-6610
 
Scheduled Events
January
February, March, April
The Nautical Inn
The Nautical Inn
Endless Summer Nites
Endless Summer Nites
Winterfest Weekend
Play and Stay Package
Winterfest 
Valentine's Day Weekend
 Play and Stay Package
Dozen Roses
Winter Ski Weekend Play and Stay Package
Women's Weekend Get Away
Play and Stay Package
Golf Weekend Play and Stay Package
Bachelorette
Party Weekends 
Bachelor Party Weekends
Wine Festival Weekend Play and Stay
Christmas 2009 Play and Stay Rates
New Year's Eve 2009 Play and Stay Rates
Contact Information
Debi Nelson-Maney
 
 
Reservation Information
262-949-9503
 
All Offers Good On New Reservations Only!!