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

Cedarburg Welcomes The Texas Tenors

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 breakfast. The Texas Tenors – otherwise known as Marcus Collins, John Hagen and JC Fisher…

Live Blues at Local Pub

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 the music to start. A typical old-school corner tavern, the walls and the tables are…

Fiber Arts Weekend :: Top Cedarburg Event

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 Fiber Arts Trails and the Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts, the two days will…

Cedar Creek Winery Open House

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. Sister winery to Wollersheim Winery in Prairie du Sac, which was named Winery of the…

Annual Ozaukee County Art Show

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 visitors since 1947, opens on March 13 at the Cedarburg Cultural Center, across the street…

January’s Featured Cedarburg Artist :: Barbara McHugh

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 Washington House Inn where McHugh is this month’s featured artist, and you will be transported…

Exciting New Exhibit at Cedarburg Quilt Museum

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 Portland Road. To welcome in the new year, the museum has a brand new exhibit…

Sandra McCutcheon Pape :: A Leader in Cedarburg Arts Community

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 whose work this is- graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Madison with a degree…