Top Things to Do in Cedarburg, WI : Ozaukee Trail & Wine Tasting
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Christmas in Cedarburg

Leaves are still clinging to the trees in and around Cedarburg, but there’s a definite nip in the air that warns of cooler weather just around the corner. Farmers markets recently closed for the year, and already many of the shops are intermingling seasonal items on their shelves amidst Thanksgiving turkey platters and pumpkin-spiced candles,…

Fall in Cedarburg

Fall Cedarburg Events for Your Perfect Autumn Getaway!

Fall made its official debut in September, heralding the onset of spectacular fall colors, cool breezes and other autumnal delights – apple orchards ripe for the picking; stunning sunsets over Lake Michigan; sipping Cedar Creek Winery’s award-winning wines by the fire. We at the Washington House Inn invite old and new friends to stay with…

Building in Cedarburg

Cedarburg Architectural Treasures Tour : August 6th & 7th

Known for its historic buildings, flower-bedecked streets and delightful mix of unique shops and cozy restaurants, Cedarburg is currently preparing to welcome hundreds of visitors to the Architectural Treasures Tour on Saturday, Aug. 6 and Sunday, Aug. 7th – an event that has been a tradition for the last 46 years. For months leading up…

The 4th of July in Cedarburg is Americana at its Finest

If you happen to be staying at the Washington House Inn over the 4th of July, you’ll have a unique treat in store for you. Cedarburg’s renowned Independence Day Parade – the largest parade in southeastern Wisconsin that takes place on the actual day – will be making its way right past your front door.…

Cedarburg Strawberry Festival : In Celebration of the Strawberry!

Cedarburg Strawberry Festival : June 24th & 25th, 2017 Strawberries, those luscious summer fruits that few of us can resist, will once again take center stage during Cedarburg’s annual Strawberry Festival on June 24th and 25th, 2017.  The berries, most of which are locally grown at Schmit’s Berry Farm in Mequon, pop up in every food…

Cedarburg Plein Air 2016

Plein Air painting is alive and well in Cedarburg! If you happen to arrive in Cedarburg between June 8 and June 19, don’t be surprised to see as many as 150 artists hard at work at their easels on every street corner. They can also be seen in the picturesque parks, along Cedar Creek and in…

Top Cedarburg Restaurants : Date Night Special

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 a movie at the retro Rivoli Theatre 2 tickets for wine tasting and a tour…

Get a True Taste of Germany in Freistadt, WI

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, Germany, to escape religious persecution. The immigrants purchased 40 acres of land when they arrived,…