Top Things to Do in Wisconsin Year Round: Craft Beers & Festivals

Whether you’re taking a quick weekend getaway from Milwaukee, celebrating a special occasion, or in town for a business retreat, there’s always something new and fun to experience at our boutique hotel in Cedarburg, WI. Below are the top things to do in Wisconsin, season-by-season. For a complete list of ongoing local events, please visit cedarburg.org.

Fall colors in Cedarburg, WI

Fall Fun in Cedarburg, WI

  • Visit an Apple Orchard or Pumpkin Farm
  • See the fall foliage in Wisconsin along a rustic Wisconsin road drive. Some of our favorites – Covered Bridge Road, Pleasant Valley Road, Green Bay Road, Lake Shore Road and Lake Drive (both of these roads run a long scenic Lake Michigan)
  • Hike the Ozaukee Interurban Trail or the Ice Age Trail
  • Start your holiday shopping early in our historic downtown Cedarburg district
  • Attend a local Harvest Festival
  • Wine Tours and Tastings at: Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Winery, Grapes & Tastes, and Chiseled Grape
  • Sample local craft beers at Rebellion Brewery and The Fermentorium
  • Experience the “Spirit of Cedarburg” at Handen Distillery
  • Hop on the Amtrak’s Hiawatha Service and head to neighboring towns for a fun day trip (You can even bring your bike!)
  • Enjoy a scenic bike ride on the Ozaukee Interurban Trail
  • Explore Cedarburg’s walkable downtown full of boutiques, art galleries, historic buildings, and restaurants
Winter bridge over the creek

Winter Wonder in Cedarburg, WI

  • Attend Cedarburg Wisconsin Winter Festival
  • Ice skating or cross-country skiing on frozen Cedar Creek (right downtown)
  • Enjoy fabulous shopping year round
  • Take a winery tour
  • Holiday Celebrations and Festive Fridays
  • Visit the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
  • Explore your art skills at Glaze Pottery: Pottery, Glass Fusing, Raw Clay, and Lilly Ollo (Silver Clay)
  • Wine Tours and Tastings at: Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Winery, Grapes & Tastes, and Chiseled Grape
  • Sample local craft beers at Rebellion Brewery and The Fermentorium
  • Experience the “Spirit of Cedarburg” at Handen Distillery
  • Take in a movie in Historic Downtown Cedarburg at the Rivoli Theatre
  • Knock down some pins at the Cedars III Bowling Center
Springtime in Cedarburg, WI

Spring Activities in Cedarburg

  • Catch a concert at the Cedarburg Cultural Center in Wisconsin
  • Spot birds while hiking or biking the Interurban Trail
  • Get a spa treatment at a local spa: we recommend Bella Lei
  • Wine Tours and Tastings at: Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Winery, Grapes & Tastes, and Chiseled Grape
  • Sample local craft beers at Rebellion Brewery and The Fermentorium
  • Experience the “Spirit of Cedarburg” at Handen Distillery
  • Visit the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
  • Take in a movie in Historic Downtown Cedarburg at the Rivoli Theatre
  • Knock down some pins at the Cedars III Bowling Center
Strawberry Festival in Cedarburg - June 28-29

Summer To-Do's in Cedarburg, WI

  • Bike or Walk the Ozaukee Interurban Trail
  • Get the Freshest Fruits & Veggies at Our Farmer’s Market
  • Take in one of our many Summer Festivals
  • Outdoor Concert Series – Free!
  • Dine al fresco at some of our favorite Cedarburg restaurants
  • Wine Tours and Tastings at: Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Winery, Grapes & Tastes, and Chiseled Grape
  • Sample local craft beers at Rebellion Brewery and The Fermentorium
  • Experience the “Spirit of Cedarburg” at Handen Distillery

We’re Looking Forward to Seeing You in the Future…

We are currently unable to take reservations through June 1, 2020. However, gift certificates are always available and we are accepting future reservations that can be changed or canceled without penalty.

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