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Top Cedarburg Restaurants : Date Night Special

May 2nd, 2016

Enjoy the perfect one-night getaway to the quaint town of Cedarburg, Wisconsin with our Date Night Special! Choose from one of your favorite Cedarburg restaurants and enjoy: Romantic dinner for two, see restaurant choices below ($50 value) 2 tickets for … Continue reading

Get a True Taste of Germany in Freistadt, WI

April 25th, 2016

About five miles southwest of the Washington House Inn as the crow flies lies Freistadt. The name Freistadt means “free city” in German, and identifies a little community that was founded in 1839 by 20 families who fled from Pomerania, … Continue reading

Cedarburg Welcomes The Texas Tenors

April 19th, 2016

For anyone lucky enough to be in or near Cedarburg during the latter part of April, they might want to check into ticket availability at the Cedarburg Performing Arts Center, just a few blocks west of our Cedarburg bed and … Continue reading

Live Blues at Local Pub

March 25th, 2016

Wander into Morton’s WisconsInn, on the corner of Hanover and Center Street, just behind the Washington House Inn, and don’t be surprised to find the small bar crammed with music lovers knocking back a few beers as they wait for … Continue reading

Fiber Arts Weekend :: Top Cedarburg Event

March 18th, 2016

Anyone who has a passion for our rich textile heritage should be sure to allow ample time to enjoy the 2nd annual Fiber Arts weekend, on March 18 and 19, held in Cedarburg, Grafton and Thiensville. Coordinated by The Midwest … Continue reading

Cedar Creek Winery Open House

March 16th, 2016

If Cedarburg is on your bucket list of places to visit, you might consider planning a trip during the third weekend in March … that’s when Cedar Creek Winery is celebrating its Annual Open House on March 19 and 20. … Continue reading

Annual Ozaukee County Art Show

March 10th, 2016

69 years and still counting! In Cedarburg, where the visual arts are known to play such an important role, the Annual Ozaukee County Art Show is about to celebrate its 69th year. The show, which has been delighting residents and … Continue reading

January’s Featured Cedarburg Artist :: Barbara McHugh

January 27th, 2016

Scanography is fine art photographer Barbara Jean McHugh’s latest passion … that’s the process where objects are placed on a scanner to create images that offer incredible detail and a surrealistic feel. Take a look around the foyer of the … Continue reading

Exciting New Exhibit at Cedarburg Quilt Museum

January 12th, 2016

Looking for something fun to do on a snowy afternoon in Cedarburg? Here at the Washington House Inn, we are always happy to steer guests a few blocks east toward the amazing Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts on … Continue reading

Sandra McCutcheon Pape :: A Leader in Cedarburg Arts Community

December 22nd, 2015

As we approach the holiday season, visitors staying at the Washington House Inn will see that much of the art decorating the foyer during December depicts whimsical angels of all shapes and sizes. Sandra McCutcheon Pape –  the Wisconsin-born artist … Continue reading