Exclusive Father's Day Guide | Things to do in Cedarburg

Celebrate Father’s Day: A Cedarburg Guide for Dads

Father’s Day is almost here and it’s the perfect time to get away from everyday life and celebrate! Take out all the guesswork in planning and leave the details to us, with our exclusive Cedarburg Guide for Dad’s and a stay at our beautiful bed and breakfast in Wisconsin. Make this Father’s Day the most memorable one with these awesome activities.

Ride into the Harley Davidson Museum

a man riding a motorcycle by a green field with sheep

A nearby attraction that’s fun for the whole family, the Harley-Davidson Museum is a great place to spend an afternoon. See the entire history of this iconic motorcycle company and take part in activities for all ages. Check out the first Harley Davidson ever, take part in fun interactive displays, and even design your own bike! They are open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day and are only a 30-minute drive from our inn. Make sure and inquire at the front desk for more information, including admission, for this museum.

Explore the Outdoors

a mother, father, and child having a picnic in the forest

The nearby Ozaukee Interurban Trail is a hub of various activities and outdoor exploration for all ages! Bike or walk along the trail’s 40-mile stretch and marvel in the beauty of the forest. Don’t forget to look up because the trail is also an excellent place for bird-watching. If you are interested in an aquatic adventure then there is plenty of great fishing on nearby Lake Michigan. Make sure and check out Port Washington Chamber of Commerce for more details as well as our website for more things to do in Cedarburg. Some of the things we highlight include:

Historical Experiences

outside of the Rivoli Theatre at night

Make a trip downtown and experience the distinct charm of the area. The Cedar Creek Settlement, a century-old, restored woolen mill, is a village of shops, galleries, and restaurants, and is an absolute must-see. See a movie in Historic Downtown Cedarburg at the Rivoli Theatre and appreciate the historical aspects of the town. You can also check out some of the area’s top activities and events that are held in the city and make a day out of it!

Cheers to Dad

four people cheering with beers

Celebrate this special occasion with a round of drinks! If you’re in the mood for a good beer or spirit, then we’ve got you covered. Some of our personal favorite Wisconsin breweries include:

  • Rebellion Brewery – A well-kept local secret with a large selection of beers
  • The Fermentorium Brewery & Tasting Room – Only a five-minute drive from the inn and features a rotating selection of excellent craft brews
  • Cedar Creek Winery – A fun atmosphere with great wine-tastings and other events
  • Stilt House Gastro Pub – This 100-year-old tavern was renovated and opened its doors to the public, featuring historical aspects and a huge selection of high-end craft beers and small plates.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

a father and son attend a baseball game

Take part in a classic American pastime and root for the home team! The nearby Milwaukee Brewers, Cedarburg’s closest major league baseball team, puts on quite a show for all fans. If you are looking to travel and see more you can also check out the nearby Lakeshore Chinooks, a local college team that plays in a unique venue right on Lake Michigan. Wherever you decide to go, make sure to buy some peanuts and Cracker Jacks for dad!

There’s nothing quite like showing appreciation for those we love. From all of us here at Washington House Inn we would like to say thank you to all the amazing and hard-working fathers across the country. To show your appreciation, why not make the day extra special for him with a weekend getaway in Wisconsin? We’ll provide the amenities and everything else you need for a fantastic stay here in beautiful Cedarburg. We hope to see you soon!

 

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