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4-J's Equestrian Center has been and continues to be family owned and operated for over 29 years. We are located minutes from I-43 in the beautiful country-side of Muskego. 4-J's strives to meet the needs of the demanding riders as well and the casual one. Lessons and training are available for all disciplines from beginners to advanced levels. Offering services in boarding, lessons, activities and summer camps. The facility allows multi-discipline riders to enjoy a large indoor riding arena, (2) outdoor riding arenas, jumps, and access to trails. The horses are given individualized care pertaining to their needs. We offer indoor and outdoor boarding, individualized feed plans, daily stall cleaning, and daily turn out. Contact us at (262) 385-1203 or email@example.com for boarding rates and details.
Ad-Lit started as a small brochure distribution company in the 60's and has grown to now service over 1,000 locations in the Midwest. The company has successfully transitioned into a full fledged marketing and design firm with an array of expertise such as Graphic Design, Publishing, Distribution, Web Development and Social media. Known as "Tourism Marketing Experts™" they are a one stop shop for small & large businesses to gain exposure and grow their brands. Ad-Lit's distribution reach offers the ability to publish and circulate hundreds of thousands of travel guides throughout the state. Ad-Lit's digital department is made up of tech savvy individuals who will work with you to design, promote and launch a stellar website for your company. The company also hosts a popular destination website wistravel.com, with essential planning tools for anyone venturing into America's Dairyland and dells.com for those who want to make a splash in Wisconsin Dells.
A family farm established in 1964. Visit us in mid-June to mid-July for picked and pick-your-own strawberries. Visit us in late September through October for pumpkins and fall family fun on the farm. Hayrides, corn maze, straw fort, candy parachute drop, and more. Our farm is located 3 miles east of Wisconsin Rapids or 10 miles west of Plover on Hwy 54.
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"Pick Your Own Memories Year Round" at Apple Holler, a family farm, orchard, farm to table restaurant, bakery, and gift shop. Pick-your-own apples, peaches, pears from over 30,000 trees, plus pumpkins. Visitors will enjoy four seasons of family fun and activities including; orchard and farm tours, field trips, birthday parties, company events, hayrides, horse-drawn sleigh rides, festivals, pony rides, train rides, farm park fun, barnyard animals and outdoor garden displays. Apple Holler is a perfect indoor/outdoor rustic farm wedding venue and group ag-venture destination. Experience the Magic of Apples of Apple Holler!
Special events rental with restored barn and shop - celebrate any of your special life events here! Wonderful wedding barn venue. Also marsh hay available for dairy, horse, or construction operations.
Set in scenic Kewaunee at the foot of Door County on the shores of Lake Michigan, the Barnsite is an 1850's barn refurbished and outfitted with a gallery, a great room, a lounge and a 5 bedroom residence built right in - rented out as a pastoral destination getaway for events such as family reunions, art openings and shows, parties and weddings.
Barron County EDC is responsible for business growth and Tourism in Barron County.
Never a dull moment at The Bear Den! This Farm has Exotic, Farm and Wildlife animals. Lot's of hands on! Hayrides, children's play area and a picnic area for you to enjoy. DNR & Federal Licensed & Inspected. Open May thru October. Pumpkin patch, animals, hayrides, pony rides, and Fall decorations in season.
Old fashion Specialty Cheese Haus that carries Wisconsin's finest. We carry everything from FRESH CURDS to 17yr old Cheddar! Today the store has been expanded to include 150 varieties of Cheeses and many other specialty items with a Wisconsin flavor including locally produced Honey, Maple Syrup, Jams, Ice-cream, Wine, many specialty sausages & meats, soaps, candles & Wisconsin trinkets. We also added a wonderful organic olive oil, don't forget to ask for a sample! We offer made-to-order cheese trays and gift boxes. Call or order online, we ship. Come sample cheese!! Monday - Saturday, 9am-5pm
The Purpose of the Brown County Fair Association: Provide an opportunity for youth and adults to gather in a family oriented environment to learn from each other by sharing experiences and accomplishments through exhibits and demonstrations and to bring urban and rural residents of all ages together to learn about Brown County's history, traditions and accomplishments through agriculture, family living, and business. The Brown County Fair Association Mission Statement: The Brown County Fair Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation providing a family oriented event, known as the Brown County Fair, that is safe, affordable, educational, and fun for all ages. We strive to provide a welcoming environment for our guests and promote agriculture through exhibits and demonstrations. The Brown County Fair Association is committed to supporting life-long learning for our youth and our community. Our goal is to teach urban and rural residents of all ages about Brown County's history, traditions, and accomplishments through agriculture, family living, and business.
Burnett Dairy Cooperative is owned by 200 family farms in the Grantsburg, WI and surrounding areas. They also own a cheese plant in Wilson, WI - Cady Cheese. Services offered to farmers include agronomy, feed, grain, animal health/nutrition, propane/fuels, etc. In turn we receive high quality milk to make our award-winning cheese. The Grantsburg and Wilson locations feature viewing room tours by appointment and cheese stores which also sell local gourmet products. The Grantsburg location has amazing ice cream, wine, and a bistro with grilled sandwiches, fried cheese curds, pizza. Burnett Dairy Cooperative also hosts several events each year including "Dairy Days" and Ladies Day Out. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
You'll find nationally award-winning, estate-grown table and dessert wines using grapes grown at the Kennedy family's 15-acre vineyard. Burr Oak Winery and Kennedy Vineyards is located in a region of glaciated soils especially beneficial for growing premium wine grapes. At the winery, join us for wine festivals, wine tasting all the great fine wines (indoor seating, plus outdoor seating in the wine garden with view of the Burr Oak tree), wine tours and friendly people in a congenial atmosphere.
Ag education and fun for families, corn maze, farm animals, seasonal events. At our farm you can interact with the animals, play in the corn and straw, sit on the antique tractors, take in a puppet show, scurry down the rabbit hole slide, sway on the pony swings, conquer the trivia corn maze, or select the perfect pumpkin. Birthday parties and school field trips welcome. The Gathering Barn at Busy Barns Adventure Farm hosts amazing romantic rustic farm wedding and receptions. Call to tour the Gathering Barn today to book your unique rustic farm wedding complete with a petting zoo for your guests. Amazing adventures at Busy Barns Adventure Farm!
Cabin Ridge Rides is a 440 acre eco-friendly recreational facility located in Cadott, Wisconsin. Our horse drawn rides provide year-around activities for groups of all sizes and ages. This family owned ag-tourism retreat is a relaxing getaway along scenic Paint Creek. Small Groups can enjoy a horse drawn ride in a 4 passenger carriage or 6 passenger sleigh. We have vehicles of varying sizes to accommodate all size groups. In addition to rides group of 10 or more can have a bonfire ride. Two pavilions in the woods allow groups to sit around the bonfire to toast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate. Groups may want to relax and stay longer in the woods. Our gas light lodge will seat 120 guests, the a-frame log cabin chalet holds 28. Decks surrounding the cabin area will seat an additional 150 guests. Tables and chairs are included in the rental price.
For visitor information visit www.travelcalumet.com. Situated on the east side of Lake Winnebago, Calumet County is an appealing destination to those looking for great fishing opportunities, shoreside camping, farm experiences (including aMAZing corn mazes), and a world to explore in underground caves. With almost 10,000 acres of public land for prairie hiking, hunting or bird watching, nature enthusiasts flock to the State Wildlife Areas. Once you've worked up an appetite visit one of our many supper clubs. Calumet County is the "Supper Club Capital of the Midwest®"
Cedar Grove Cheese is proud of its traditional and specialty cheese--all made without milk from cows treated with artificial growth hormones or animal enzymes. Taste our award-winning cheese made from cow, goat and sheep milk. Learn about our environmental practices including our "Living Machine" water treatment plant. Cedar Grove Cheese, operating since 1878, is truly part of Wisconsin's dairy history---and future.
We invite you to experience the Midwestern charm of Clark County, Wisconsin. Come discover why Clark County is the top dairy county in the State. Enjoy a variety of farm fresh foods including several award-winning artisan cheese and meats. In addition to our dairy offerings, we have a unique variety of specialty shops, galleries, greenhouses, B&B's and restaurants. And, don't miss the great outdoor recreation opportunities including kayaking, canoeing, ATV trails, skiing, biking, horseback riding and more. Shop, Play, Stay in Clark County, Wisconsin.
U-pick and we-pick strawberries, summer & fall raspberries, blueberries. Homegrown fruits, melons, and vegetables are picked fresh daily and offered in our farm store along with, jams, dressings, salsas, homegrown popcorn, ice-cream cones, and fresh bakery. The entire family can make fun memories playing in the Lil' Bumpkin Play Village & Petting Farm, pedal kart raceway, kid's zip line, and Country Bumpkin Express train ride all around the farm! Fall means pumpkins, fall décor, corn maze, catapult, wagon rides to the pumpkin patches, and homemade caramel apples! Nighttime corn maze, wagon and train rides, and campfires with s'mores are special events in October! Country Bumpkin offers wholesome family fun AND great things to eat! Open daily, late April - October 31. Take Exit 89 onto Hwy. 23, south 1/2 mile to County Road P on right. (Super Wal-Mart, Home Depot, and Kohl's on left.) Turn right onto CR P. Go 1 mile and the farm is on the left.
Country Pleasures Bed and Breakfast is a five bedroom, four bathroom Amish homestead nestled in the middle of Amish country. You may watch the sunrise from our great room or snuggle in with a good book in our comfortable living room. Nestled in the middle of Wisconsin's Amish country, you may watch the sunrise from our great room or snuggle in with a good book in our comfortable living room. Enjoy quiet nights with the sounds of nature all around you. We are situated on 150 acres and have two ponds to discover. There is plenty of wide open space for meandering with your thoughts or, if you prefer, we have a wooded area for hiking. We are located 15 minutes from the Sparta Bike Trail for the bicyclist in you. We also are only 10 minutes from Wild Cat Mountain and the Kickapoo for canoeing. Country Pleasures Bed and Breakfast is a wonderful location for family reunions or church retreats. We are kid friendly and love to see families enjoy their time together. Check out our Scrapbookers Weekend Getaway Packages or bring the whole family and remember the simple life.
Located in South Eastern Wisconsin, just 30 minutes North of Madison, Creek Bed Country Farmacy wants you to have a Farmtastic time! In June, you're welcome to take a hayride up to our Pick-Your-Own Strawberry patch for some fresh, juicy berries. Or, you may choose to take home some delicious Pre-Picked berries from the Lean-To Gift Shop. Come Fall, bring your family and wind your way through Wisconsin's Largest Corn Maze. Take a long hayride to the Pumpkin Patch for a wide variety of pumpkins, squash and gourds. Check out the many other activities we offer. Enjoy a day of fresh air, amazing views, and family fun. Visit our website at www.creekbedcountryfarmacy.com or on facebook!
A 245 acre fifth generation farm with pick-your-own strawberries and pumpkins along with cash crop grains.
Discover Wisconsin, created in 1987, is the nation's longest running tourism TV show. Our30 minute, weekly television series has covered over 1,213,200 miles over the past 27 years promoting various tourism destinations and events throughout Wisconsin. Since 1987, Discover Wisconsin has cultivated unique relationships with the media, advertising sponsors, and communities throughout Wisconsin. These relationships have grown and strengthened during the years. Today they are known, collectively, as Discover Wisconsin Media Network (DWMN). DWMN is a comprehensive media service that offers elements, which feature and promote Wisconsin travel destinations and can provide exposure unmatched by any other media package in the Midwest - and beyond - to an established, loyal audience. Contact Discover Wisconsin: Greg Smith Managing Director firstname.lastname@example.org
The wines from DnA Vintners are . . .high in antioxidants and bursting with flavor. DnA Vintners award winning Cranberry Wines have been a hit in local markets. This tiny wholesale winery in west central Wisconsin produces hand crafted wines in small batches from local fruit of the "other vine". Named as Wisconsin's official fruit, the mighty cranberry grows abundantly in the Tomah, Warrens, Black River Falls, Wisconsin Rapids and Babcock areas. Cranberries from Habelman Brothers Cranberries are used. DnA Vintners is unique in specializing in cranberry wine and produces a semisweet, a sweet, a cranberry wine infused with natural chocolate flavor and a cranberry orange wine. DnA Vintners has collaborated with the Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center and we are #7 on the Wisconsin Winery Co-op Wine Trail. Located in the village of Warrens (six miles north of Tomah on I-94) the Discovery Center will be happy to pour you samples of our wine. Pick up a Wine Trail brochure at the Discovery Center; remember, if you visit all wineries, you will receive a free pair of etched stemware. It's a fun excuse to visit all areas of Wisconsin and to enjoy local wines!
Introducing Wisconsin's premiere wine and cheese trail that welcomes you to enjoy agritourism at its delicious best! Tour southwestern Wisconsin's stunning natural beauty while enjoying award-winning wine and cheese at seven estate wineries and seven creameries. You're invited to visit these businesses year round, but especially on two event weekends per year, when each stop will include product tastings, specials, etc. This is your chance to meet the wine makers, cheese makers and families you support by buying local. These amazing businesses are conveniently located roughly between the Madison Area and La Crosse, Wisconsin. Plan your trip now: Trail debuts October 13, 14 & 15, 2017.
We are a small suri farm in SE Wisconsin. We became interested in alpacas in 2003 when we first saw alpacas at a town festival. We did research, visited a few farms, took seminars and finally purchased our first alpacas (after selling our lawn care business). We have top lineage from herd sires: Torbio, Bruxo, Ace, Fruzane Noir, Meteor el Nino, Midas Touch and Diablo. We breed for top conformation, density, luster, staple length and low micron (comfort factor). As a small farm we can give individual attention to each animal. Our herd sires produce some of the best luster in the nation! We hold tours of our farm, but call ahead please to make sure we are available. In addition to alpaca sales and breeding we have a farm store with hand crochet items, skeins, roving's, rug yarn, rugs, horse saddle pads, and batting all from our alpaca fiber. Other items include socks, vests, sweaters, fur items, etc. We include reproductive guarantees on males and females. GROUP TOURS are always available & we are OPEN YEAR ROUND. We hold periodical seminars/classes & a yearly Holiday Open House (the first Saturday in December). Call or email for a visit!
Ebert's Greenhouse Village is a full service garden center specializing in gorgeous flowers, unique gardening ideas, beautifully landscaped grounds and fantastic customer service!
Family-run orchard since 1945, Apiary, Gourmet Caramel, Handmade Apple Pies and Caramel Apple, John Deere Train Rides, Beer Garden, Live Music, Food Trucks, Blueberries, Coming Soon: 2 Barrel Brewery.
The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce supports the Ellsworth business community and areas beyond, through economic, industrial, professional, cultural, educational and civic initiatives. We embrace our agricultural roots, leveraging the strengths of our region's ag businesses and agritourism attractions for their economic and quality of life benefits. Home of the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery, official Cheese Curd Capital of Wisconsin, and the annual Cheese Curd Festival, which takes place each summer in June. In addition, you'll find many farm to fork restaurants, orchards, community gardens, vineyards, event barns, and other agritourism destinations and attractions along the back roads, bluffs and valleys of our area.
Family owned winery that offers complimentary wine tasting, micro menu, gift shop, and beautiful views. 10 minutes from Downtown Wisconsin Dells.
Dairy retail store will be selling a wide variety of agricultural items and offering tours of our robot facility and dairy farm.
Flyte's Fieldstones is located on a picturesque century old farmstead where the fields surrounding the homestead are still actively farmed. In the fall, enjoy the 10 acre corn maze and haunted hayrides, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, barnyard games, and old fashioned cake donuts. Farm to Table Dinners are scheduled throughout the summer and fall featuring the in season harvest fresh from Flyte Family Farms. For more information visit us online at www.flytefamilyfarm.com or Like us on Facebook.
From the verdant farmlands atop the Niagara Escarpment to the mighty shores of Lake Winnebago, Fond du Lac is centrally located for the perfect rustic getaway with all the conveniences of a larger city. Whether you come to see the baby goats or wander through a maze of rustling cornfields ready for harvest, it's always the right time to visit. The farm to orchard to vineyard experience is packaged and featured in our agritourism publication Fun on the Farm!
Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Preserving the integrity, flavor, and freshness of food is the heart of FoodVacBags.com. FoodVacBags vacuum sealer bags and rolls offer our business customers the opportunity to preserve great food longer, while not breaking the bank paying retail prices on brand names. We have been successfully helping small businesses preserve foods for over 10 years. We carry three brands of vacuum sealer bags, plus our own, so we have something for everyone. FoodVacBags.com consistently offer the BEST prices, same-day shipping and excellent customer service to businesses all over the U.S. from our Mequon, Wisconsin office. Our Bulk Bags and Rolls page offers the lowest pricing for all customers. If you need greater quantities, give us a call. We are happy to answer your questions. Call us anytime at 800-538-1442. We appreciate the opportunity to serve your vacuum sealer bag needs!
Our Farm is a certified organic produce farm located in the Central Sands region of Wisconsin. We started our farm from a personal interest and knowledge of the health benefits available to everyone from eating fresh organic vegetables. We are encouraged by the many Medical Doctors and Researchers who stand by the healing properties of eating healthy plant-based diets that minimize or exclude animal-based foods such as meat, dairy, and eggs as well as processed and refined foods. We advocate for the use of sustainable practices in the care of the land, the environment and rural communities. And finally, we strive to be good stewards of our land, so that this generation and future generations may continue to be nourished by the healthy food that we produce.
The Fox Valley's Most Unique Event Destination! Givens Farm offers a unique setting of natural beauty for your next event. Whether it is a wedding, shower, birthday dinner or other private celebration, a visit to Givens Farm will surround you with the beauty of its unique architecture and the tranquility of nature. Located 10 miles west of Appleton, Givens Farm also hosts farm-to-table dining events and seasonal culinary workshops throughout the year. Givens has many serene walking trails located throughout the property. Nestled on the Niagara Escapement during your visit will enjoy the sights and sounds of the perennial gardens, wildflowers, birds and abundant animal life. The beautiful stone farmhouse creates an atmosphere that is elegant yet comfortable with fireplaces that warn antique furnished rooms. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and immerse yourself in the tranquility and serenity of Givens Farm for your next event.
Wisconsin's premier outdoor classroom - Glarcier Rock Farms - is located less than one hour from both Madison and Milwaukee. Discover the fun with tractor drawn hayrides, pony rides, cow milking lessons, animal interaction and more! Take a guided tour of the farm with an experienced animal handler or enjoy a self-guided tour to tailor the information to your lesson plan. Open May-October for schools, day cares and summer camp field trips. Open Sundays in May and June for families and groups. Visit the website for special events like sheep shearing and fun activities for kids.
Govin's is located East of Menomonie between I94 and Hwy 12/29. We are a small family farm, owned by John and Julie Govin along with our sons, Kyle and Clayton. Our family enjoys sharing our farm with your family. When you buy products from our farm, you can be assured that you are getting the highest quality available from a family you can trust and get to know. So when you come to the farm, ask about a tour so you can see for yourself how your food is being raised. We raise a wide variety of products for you to choose from. Govin's offers 6 acres of Strawberries both U-Pick and Pre-picked, Lamb, by the cut or custom cut, and our all natural Chickens. In the fall we have our 11 acre corn Maze along with out 3 acres of pumpkins and lots of fun fall activities. You can also bring the family out in the spring to enjoy see and holding all the baby animals in our Lambing Barn. Here at Govin's we are a back to the basics type farm. We raise our animals the way our ancestors raised animals. All or our animals are pasture raised on our 55 acres of grass. We raise the animals naturally and free of hormones and antibiotic's. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Family owned store and cafe featuring home-style cooking, fresh bakery, plants, shrubs, vegetables, and novelties. Also, available - wine, cheese, meats, and hand dipped ice cream! Open May - October 7 days a week.
Located in the far southwestern corner of Wisconsin, "We've got the corner on good business!" Ag related industries and industrial manufactures flourish and grow side by side. The Driftless area of the state offers a variety of businesses, activities, events, food and lodging to please an array of tastes. We offer some of the best wines, cheeses and craft beers available. Seekers of serenity enjoy casting a fishing line, floating down a peaceful river, or relaxing in a secluded campsite or cabin. Those who like a little noise in their fun will enjoy scenic vistas riding on a motorcycle, running their ATV on a designated trail or snowmobiling over our hills. Our small towns will welcome you and our cities will entertain you. Visit Grant County and get your own corner on a great time! Visit www.grantcounty.org/tourism for more ideas and information on tourism related interests. If you are a business interested in our opportunities, visit www.grantcounty.org/ecomonic-development. We are here to support and promote economic development through tourism, business, industry and agriculture.
The Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is dedicated to creating economic impact through tourism. The effects of our "invisible industry" benefit everyone living in Dane County in key areas of jobs, community service, and quality of life. The greater Madison area has a variety of must-do's and most are complimentary! They include the country's largest producer-only Dane County Farmers' Market, Henry Vilas Zoo, numerous hiking and biking paths around our lakes, museums, and farm-to-table restaurants. There is something for everyone in our great capitol city. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
The Greater Green Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to represent Brown County's agricultural tourism partners. From cheese manufacturers and wine producers to farmers markets and field-to-fork restaurants, we love to promote them all to our travelers.
Green County Fairgrounds is a 38 acre multi purpose facility. We have a campground with 100 sites. We are on the Green County ATV trail and our facility is just blocks from the downtown square of Monroe. We have great halls for renting, multiple livestock barns with milking facilities and a track with amphitheater that seats 1800. We host many activities throughout the year. During our winter months we take in campers, RV's, boats and cars for storage.
Come and meet all of the friendly animals at an educational farm petting zoo where the philosophy is "Learning Can Be Fun! Meet pigs, cows, goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, donkeys, horses, and more. Milk our friendly cow; pony rides for the little ones; hayride to the "Back 40" of the farm; play with the kitties in our "Kitty Barn"; lots of additional fun activity areas; relax in our picnic area with playground; pick a FREE pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch in the fall; food, drinks, and souvenirs available in the "Feedbag". Visit the website for rates, dates, and times for May through October. www.facebook.com/greenmeadowspettingfarm.
Pumpkin Patch offering hayrides, train rides, a haunted house, fall harvest items, and vegetables when in season. Check out their Facebook page!
Three generations work side by side at our U-Pick apple orchard. We host a short, 6 week season in the fall opening our Orchard to the public. Families enjoy our truly homemade bakery, apple cider, huge pies and our signature "apple dumplings" fresh from the oven. Our beautiful country side offers plenty of room to run and enjoy our version of a barnyard play area, haywagon ride, cow train ride and corn maze. We offer acres of pumpkins for those wanting to search for the perfect pumpkin.
Heritage Orchard is a great place for families to enjoy the crisp, colorful days of fall. Growing apples has always been our main focus. Raised for quality - harvested for peak flavor and crispness - sold fresh at affordable prices. Pick your own or choose your favorite from 20 different varieties in our farm market. Free samples are always available. Check "What's Happening" on our website for updates. Check Events site for special, monthly events. The apple orchard overlooks Lake Winnebago's east shore and was renamed Heritage Orchard (formerly Erickson's) when Vern and Ann Gasch purchased the farm in 1976. Although the farm was never previously owned by the Gasch family, their roots ran deep with three generations involved in planting, care and operation of the orchard over the years. The original farm house was Vern's first home in 1947, the same year that the first trees were planted. The Heritage continues -- a family business for your family to enjoy. "A Taste of Country" represents an inviting setting with fresh, wholesome products. Enjoy the green grass, fresh air, a fantastic view and friendly, helpful people.
Corn Maze (12 acres) with 4 separate mazes within - hidden checkpoints along the way. Also wagon rides, pumpkin patch. Open for group visits - please call ahead to schedule.
Hidden Valleys, Inc. is a consortium of nine counties in Southwest Wisconsin that works to promote economic development and tourism. Member counties include Crawford, Lafayette, Richland, Monroe, Vernon, Juneau, Green, Grant and Iowa. An annual visitor guide is published each year, and promoted at trade shows in Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa. Hidden Valleys partners with Tri-County Tourism, the Wisconsin River By-way, the Great River Road, the Wisconsin Ag Tourism Association, and the Driftless Destinations Motorcycle group. Visit the website to find fun festivals throughout the year.
Originally the Loosen Family Homestead ~ this 160 year old 80 acre farm is Located in the Heart of the Kettle Moraine near the Holy Hill Basilica. The secluded rustic property has been transformed into a Unique Event Destination featuring Art & Farm Market Events, Dinners on the Farm, Music Night on the Farm and Art & Wine Classes. Visitors are in awe to see the creativity and inspiration flowing on the property. Art & Farm Market Weekends: June 3/4, September 16/17, October 14/15 9-4pm. Check out the website for all our Special Event Dates and Times.
Homestead Animal Farm offers fun and entertainment for the whole family - with an interactive corn maze, friendly farm animals and baby chicks, hayrides, children's play area, homegrown pumpkins, gourds, squash, and many other fall decorations. Open to the public September 30 - October 31st Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am - 6 pm. Groups and field trips available by appointment weekdays May thru August and also late September thru October.
A special event venue on a vintage farm of 50+ landscaped acres, with two converted barns - air conditioning, eight amazing restrooms, and high-end finishes everywhere. Weddings and corporate picnics are their specialty. Event rentals available April through November.
Barn Quilts of Rock County, botanical gardens, parks, rural scenery. Bus groups welcome - call or email for sample itineraries. Call 1.800.487.2757 or visit the website for lodging in the area.
The season begins in early spring with greenhouse plants (vegetable and bedding flower plants) and asparagus. Early summer brings pick your own strawberries and peas. For the rest of the summer you can pick your own raspberries, blueberries, and green beans. Jelli's Market also grows sweet corn, tomatoes, cucumbers and many other garden vegetables. All of our crops are sold in our farm store, where you can also purchase our farm raised Angus beef, pork, chickens, lamb and eggs. In the Fall you can also select pumpkins and apples. In addition to meats and produce, there are games and entertainment for kids of all ages, plus a walking trail, farm animals to see, group tours, and much more. New commercial kitchen will be added in the Fall of 2017.
At Jerry Smith Produce and Pumpkin Farm, we start the year in June selling fruits, produce, and pick your own vegetables seven days a week. When August rolls around, we pull out all the stops with our annual Home Grown Sweet Corn Festival. Sweet Corn Fest held the second weekend in August 10 am to 6 pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Event held rain or shine. By late September, we will have transformed our working farm into a child friendly, magical oasis where we live up to our name; The Pumpkin Farm! Ours is a celebration of the pumpkin and the Halloween Season with entertainment, hay rides, farm animals, corn maze, food, and field trips for elementary level schools, corporate outings, and birthday parties. We'll see you at the Pumpkin Farm!
We are pleased to introduce you to FUN in the Castle Rock - Petenwell Lakes Region of Juneau County. There are numerous possibilities for loading FUN on your memory wall. Water, Woods, Fields, Trails and Streams are synonymous to our Wisconsin landscape. Whatever suits your palette our Agriculture and Tourism venues are among the finest. We are proud to share this region with our visitors, friends and residents. Make the most of your days as you pour on the FUN!
A "must see" farmstead ice cream shop where the ice cream is processed with milk right from the Kelley family farm. Karen Kelley, the family creamsmith, will delight you with familiar AND unique flavors. You'll find all time traditional favorites like Whitewash Vanilla, Udderly Comforting Chocolate and Leo's Butter Pecan. Be adventurous and try a one-of-a-kind flavor like Karen's Crazy Cake, Maple Bacon or Slow Moving Vehicle (Turtle). Select one of several signature sundaes such as the Farmers Wife sundae. Come and sample any tantalizing flavor as Kelley Country Creamery offers over 300 seasonal and specialty flavors. Members of the Kelley family will give you a warm welcome and you'll feel right at home when you have a seat in a high-back rocker, savor your ice cream, and gaze down at the cattle grazing in their green pastures. You won't get an ice cream experience like this anywhere else. . . it truly is a memory maker. Voted best ice cream in America by Good Morning America in July of 2013!
Manufacturers of pure organic maple syrup in the heart of the Kickapoo Valley, Wisconsin's unglaciated area. Visitors welcome during sugaring season. Organic certified maple syrup, maple cream, and maple sugar candy are single ingredient products made of 100% pure maple syrup from the sap of wild maple trees. During the concentration process many trace minerals are concentrated to form over 50 anti-oxidant compounds, making maple the world's healthiest of all natural sweeteners. Open House/Pancake Breakfast on the farm March 10 & 17th, 2018 from 8-noon. Come see how syrup is made.
80 acres of apple and cherry orchards, bakery, cider mill, corn and sunflower maze, bus groups welcome.
Romantic Rural Setting. Spectacular Rustic Barn. Big City Convenience. Located just 15 minutes from Milwaukee, Kingsheart Farm is a picturesque country estate surrounded by breathtaking natural spaces. At its heart stands and 1800's fieldstone-and-timber barn - magnificently restored as a premier special events venue. Seating up to 150 guests, the barn's lofty space and stunning natural interior provide a versatile and unforgettable setting for your special event.
Non-profit umbrella organization representing the area in solicitation and servicing of all types of travelers to the area.
Taste Something Out of the Ordinary. Discover our one-of-a-kind goat milking facility and on-site creamery. View goat milking daily at 4:30 p.m. Pet the goats in our Kid Zone(seasonal). Our Café uses locally sourced produce. Our Shoppe carries 30 Wisconsin wines, over 50 Wisconsin craft beers, and over 80 different cheeses. We feature 'Meet the Producer' dinners, monthly painting classes, goat yoga classes, music on the patio, gardening through the season classes, reading with the kids and birthday parties with Lucy. Enjoy a tour. Visit our website for details. Farm to table. Dine. Shop. Tour.
Any season of the year is the right time to visit Langlade County: The County of Trails. Whether you're looking to explore or just relax, Langlade County, located in the great "Northwoods", offers residents and visitors alike an abundant array of cultural, historical, natural and recreational options. With 842 natural lakes, 225 streams, 200 spring ponds, and over 130,000 of hunting acres, Langlade County provides unlimited hunting and fishing opportunities. The County of Trails has 530 miles of snowmobile trails, over 90 miles of AVT/UTV trails, 50 miles of Ice Age Trails, 16 miles of white water for rafting and paddling, and over 30 miles of cross country skiing. Come experience The County of Trails!
Since 1955, the Lautenbach family has been planting, harvesting and producing quality fruit products in Door County, Wisconsin. Situated on 100 acres of blossoming orchards and lush vineyards, the family estate is home to a winery, cider mill and farm market. Established in 1985, the winery resides in a restored dairy barn and produces most of its award-winning wines from fruits grown on the property. Estate-grown fruits include cherries, apples, grapes, raspberries, and pears. Several styles of wine are offered for complimentary tasting and purchase, ranging from dry to sweet, pure fruit and grape varietals, in addition to sparkling and spiced. The spacious farm market offers hundreds of Door County and Wisconsin-made products, featuring the popular tart Montmorency cherry. Also available is fresh bakery, artisan cheese, jam, salsa, pie filling, wine accessories and more. Bob Lautenbach currently owns and operates Orchard Country Winery & Market with his daughters Carrie Lautenbach-Viste and Erin Lautenbach.
Various breeds of pheasants including Chinese Ringneck, Manchurian Ringneck Cross, Melanistic Mutant, K Thunder, Chukar Partridge and Extra Large Ringneck. Offering pheasant products and other game, cookbooks, taxidermy services, chicks for sale, and pheasant eggs for hatching. Pheasant Farm tours are available.
Agriculture plays a strong role in Manitowoc County where there are more dairy cows than people. There are several great places to see farm and other animals - including alpacas. There are also several cheese shops, farmers markets, Pine River Dairy and Henning's Cheese Factory. Milk produced in Manitowoc County is used to make ice cream at Cedar Crest Ice Cream. Get an ice cream sundae at Berners' Soda Fountain in Two Rivers, "the birthplace of the ice cream sundae." You can also enjoy ice cream and hand-dipped chocolates at Beerntsen's Confectionary. You'll be sure to pick up some of your favorite Wisconsin hand-made specialties while experiencing many Manitowoc County traditions.
Marieke Gouda is an award-winning cheese handcrafted on our farm in beautiful Thorp, Wisconsin. We are open year-round for tours, cheese samples and dining. Come visit us on the farm!
The Menomonie Area Chamber & Visitors Center has proudly served thousands of residents and businesses of Dunn County,as well as thousands of tourists to the region. Located within an hour of the twin cities, Menomonie provides a wide variety of entertainment and recreation for visitors.
There is something for everyone to see and explore on this 4th generation family farm, owned and operated by David & Leslie Meuer! March starts out with the farm making maple syrup. The maple syrup season goes for about a month, and the public is welcome to stop out anytime for a taste and to watch. Once maple syrup season ends, work begins to ready the 5 acres of strawberries for picking in June and July. Work starts by uncovering the berry plants from their straw covered bed, and soon after our honey bees are put out in different locations here on the farm. Pick-Your-Own and pre-picked strawberries are ready in June and early July. July and August is fresh pre-picked Wisconsin Blueberries, and then its fresh bi-color sweet corn. August is new crop honey being harvested here, and then it's our 10 acre corn maze along with hayrides, farm animals, the activity area, and pumpkin picking during the months of Sept. and Oct. We are handicap accessible here at the farm, even the hayrides! Fieldtrips, weddings, tours and outings for companies and groups are available anytime. Because this is an active, operating farm - visitors get to see planting, harvesting, cows calving, and all other aspects of farm life. Once a month from May thru Sept., join in the "Farm Flavors" farm dinner series. Experience a 3-5 course fancy dinner on location, accompanied by a special farm presentation. Reservations are required. To learn about farming, food and conservation, while having fun doing it, plan your trip to the Meuer Farm today!
Fall Family Fun! Open beginning of September through Halloween from 10 to 6 seven days a week. Large petting farm with lots of play areas including bounce houses and a huge corn pit. Get away from it all with a Hayride through the fields and forest. Get lost in the MEGA Maze, a 9-acre corn maze or the Amaizing Maize, a 2-acre corn maze. Beautifully resorted stone barn with local crafts and everything needed for fall decorating. Check out our Pumpkin Artillery and Special Events and be sure to try our famous caramel apples and other delicious treats. Located one mile south of Cedar Mall on Hwy SS in picturesque Rice Lake, WI. Visit our website or find us on Facebook and come join the fun!
Proud sponsors of the Monroe County Fair and the Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck & Tractor Pull.
Visit a real country farm built in 1881 to experience a day of educational family fun. Open May through October, hands-on learning is what's in store with plenty of activities that will delight and amaze people of all ages! Guided tour with information about pigs, cows, goats, sheep, chickens, turkeys, rabbits, ducks, geese, donkeys and more farm animals! Activities include Milk a Cow, Catch a Chicken, Kiss a Pig, Cuddle a Kitten, Hand feed Goats and Sheep, Ride a Pony, Enjoy a Hayride and More! Also on site: Olde Tool Shed, A Step Back in Time Barn and The Olde Blacksmith Shop. All filled with antiques and nostalgic memorabilia. Although the farm allows carry-ins for you to enjoy a picnic lunch in our old fashioned play area, they also sell light lunch items. Fall guests visit the Pumpkin Patch to pick your own FREE pumpkin. Mulberry Lane Farm also hosts weddings - a clean, authentic country venue. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Munson Bridge Winery is located in central Wisconsin and offers a unique perspective on wine tasting. As a fruit winery they try to use locally harvested and fresh fruit whenever possible. The winery hosts music, Festivals and weddings during their season. There's always something new at Munson Bridge! Events include Music nights during the summer months, Harvest Fest in October, and Christmas Open House.
The National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety (NCCRAHS) strives to enhance the health and safety of all children exposed to hazards associated with agricultural work and rural environments. NCCRAHS projects and research initiatives include a wide variety of topics such as agritourism, safe play areas on farms, and work guidelines for hired youth and youth working on family farms.
Working with a broad group of stakeholders, NCCRAHS staff developed agritourism health and safety guidelines and easy-to-use checklists to help agritourism operators manage health and safety on the farm. Continuing to work with agritourism operators and other stakeholders, NCCRAHS also created the new website, Integrating Safety into Agritourism (www.safeagritourism.com). This website contains a variety of walkthrough scenarios based on different topics (corn mazes, hay rides, animal safety, etc.), to help owners identify health and safety hazards on their operations. The website also provides resources that can be used to fix these hazards. It's a great tool that can be used to help keep visitors safe when they visit farms and ranches.
Nelson and Pade, Inc.® has been growing in soilless systems in controlled environment greenhouses for over 30 years. We promote and cultivate success in aquaponics food production to help fill the global demand for sustainably grown, premium quality fish and vegetables. Our Montello Fresh™ lettuce, herbs, veggies and fancy greens are sold at our onsite farmer's market stand, Monday thru Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Fresh, whole tilapia is also available by order. Tours are available to the public on Fridays at 1PM. Private and group tours are available by appointment.
Take time with your family or loved ones to reconnect, restore and relax in our beautiful setting of lavender fields tucked away in the Baraboo Bluffs! Tempt your taste buds with our homemade lavender cherry pies & lavender drinks all made fresh in our commercial kitchen on site! Or take home some lavender chocolate truffles & fudge to enjoy later! Take your family on our fun and educational Farm to Table Tours & Treat yourself to a Farm Store full of lavender products & restored vintage furniture.
On Twin Lakes is a 3rd generation farm family that offers grass fed beef, vegetables, sweet corn, pumpkins and vegetables when in season. They also have an event barn for hosting weddings, corporate events, family reunions and other events as well as horse camping and sleigh rides.
Pearce's Farm Stand is located on the corner of County F and Hwy 67 midway between Williams Bay and Fontana. Four family generations own and operate our farm. We strive to grow, harvest and deliver fresh quality produce. Our farm stand is open mid-July through October daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. We offer homegrown vegetables, local honey, Amish jams, relishes and so much more. We are best known for our "Super Sweet" sweet corn and our amazing varieties of pumpkins. We also offer fresh, made on site donuts and kettle corn on the weekends. Our Fall Festival takes place the third weekend in September with free music, free cooked corn on the cob and free hayrides to the pumpkin patch. We also open our 12 acre professional maze this weekend. There is a free outdoor activity area for the kids including our famous jumping bales. Come check us out for quality produce and stay for the family fun!
The Pierce County Fair is the premier event of Summer; our facilities and programming will serve to present a year-round venue showcasing our strong agricultural heritage with the best in entertainment, education, competition and commerce, in an atmosphere of excitement and fun. Our motto is to create memories that transcend generations. Pierce County Fair - the place where rural and urban life meet. This year's Fair is August 11-14, 2016. To learn more about the Fair visit our website at www.co.pierce.wi.us/fair_main.php
Join us July 27th-30th, 2017. A fun and educational event for families and people of all ages. The grounds is also available for livestock events, weddings, special events, group camping, and winter storage area.
Renard's Cheese is a family owned and operated business since 1961. Master Cheesemaker Chris Renard is a third generation cheesemaker crafting cheese the old fashion way. Fresh cheese curds daily and a wide variety of handcrafted artisan cheese - Cheddars, Colby, Farmers, Muenster, Brick, Marble, Monterey Jack, Mozzarella string, Smoked string and over 50 flavor infused specialty cheeses. We offer Door County Gourmet products. Deli - dine in or take out. Factory tours are available by reservation.
Have you ever wanted to live on a farm, bottle feed a calf or watch cows being milked? Then call for reservations, (608) 687-8575 for your own private homestead. Guests stay in a 3-bedroom secluded farmstead with a complete kitchen and central air. Beautiful scenery in all seasons.
A 4th generation farm owner and Chocolatier. We grow value added products on the farm that I infuse in to my international award winning chocolates. This includes fruits from the orchard, herbs from the gardens and honey from the farm bee hives.
What is a 'Kiwi' from New Zealand and a Hawaiian doing in Wisconsin? Passionate about family and nature, we are home. And in the spirit of inventiveness, we've coupled Wisconsin winters with summer lavender to create a truly unique experience. Breathe life into your day and join us on the Farm! Experience home grown lavender and lavender products.
At Rural Mutual Insurance we have been protecting what we value in Wisconsin for over 80 years. As one of the top 50 property and casualty companies in the country, we provide a full line of insurance products exclusively to families, businesses and farms in Wisconsin. And since Rural Mutual does business in only one state, premiums paid here, stay here to keep Wisconsin strong.
Countywide Tourism Destination marketing organization, promoting the great recreational opportunities, visitor attractions, and quality accommodations in Rusk County, WI - the greater Ladysmith area. Come for a visit, make it your getaway spot, or consider making it home. We offer a growing number of Ag Tourism attractions, including Ed's Machine Shed - Wisconsin's Plow Museum - featuring over 40 restored vintage plows and other farm implements. Rusk County also offers on farm experiences like Maple Hill Farm, 4 fabulous event barns, and even Shrimp farming - at North Country Shrimp.
Sassy Cow Creamery is a farmstead milk bottling business owned and operated by brothers James and Robert Baerwolf and their families. Sassy Cow offers organic and traditional bottled milk, as well as heavy cream, half and half, chocolate milk and handcrafted ice cream. Stop by and visit our creamery store. While you're here, enjoy an ice cream cone and see how we bottle our milk and craft our ice cream. Our creamery store offers a large variety of Wisconsin products including cheese, baked goods, chocolate and more. During the summer, we offer tours of the creamery and farm by appointment. More information regarding tours can be found on our website. Store hours: Monday - Friday 10 am to 7:00 pm; Saturday 9:00 am to 5 pm; Sunday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Schairer's Autumn Acres offers Fall Fun for Everyone! 7 acre corn maze with 3.2 miles of trails, including 10 checkpoints, corn maze trivia, and Farm Treasure Hunt game, smaller children's maze featuring "spookley" the square pumpkin, Wagon Rides, Pumpkin Picking, apple products, apple cider, Petting Zoo, Apple Launcher, and large Children's Play Area and Concessions available on site - Open Friday through Sunday, mid-September through October. School trips available Monday through Friday - call for appointment.
Schuett Farms is a diversified family farm located on State Highway 83 three miles north of Mukwonago. Stating in mid-summer, we sell sweet corn and various other vegetables. In the fall, we are open daily from mid-September through October; we have an on-farm display area selling pumpkins, gourds, cornstalk bundles, straw, squash and other fall decorations. We also offer a corn maze and a pick-your-own pumpkin patch. Hayrides run on weekends or are available by reservation on weekdays for groups. Group rates for school field-trips or corporate outings are available for pumpkin picking, hayrides, and corn maze. Starting in late November we sell pre-cut Christmas trees and wreaths at the farm. Throughout the year we offer homegrown naturally-fed beef, which is custom-cut and ready for your freezer.
Spurgeon Vineyards, owned by Glen and Mary Spurgeon, is conveniently located approximately 5 miles west of Highland. The scenic hills of southwest Wisconsin are a good home to our 16 acres of grape vines. These grapes are a firm foundation for our family-owned and operated winery. Award-winning wines from grapes, various fruits, and mead (a wine made from honey) are a part of the wine experience that waits for you at Spurgeon Vineyards & Winery. This is your invitation to sample these fine wines, tour the winery, relax on our deck with a glass of wine, or hike up the hilltops for a view of the vines. You are invited to tour our production facilities from April through October.
Visit environmentally friendly farms, picturesque cranberry marshes and state-of-the-art food processing plants in the Stevens Point area. Located in Wisconsin's Central Sands Region, the Stevens Point area is one of the nation's most important agricultural supplies of potatoes, sweet corn, snap/green beans and green peas. Our region is the largest producer of potatoes for processing in Wisconsin with over 900 million pounds of potatoes produced annually! Nestled among an abundance of green space and 20,000 acres of waterways, the Steven Point area boats over 40 miles of recreation trails to explore as well as natural landscapes fit for birding, fishing, kayaking and more. Visit www.StevensPointArea.com or call 715-344-2556 for activity itineraries, travel resources and a complete list of lodging options.
Hours of Operation Every Wednesday | 4-7pm | at Stratford Homes Mission To promote fresh, affordable produce in the Stratford area while providing opportunities for central Wisconsin farmers to bring their products to a new market on a regular basis. History The Stratford Farmers Market was founded in 2012 by Bryan & Stacey Weichelt. In the first year of operation the market registered more than 20 different produce vendors from around central Wisconsin. The market received great reviews, including a front page story in the Marshfield News Herald. Sponsorships Sponsorship support is what keeps the market moving forward. Funds are used to promote the market, health and wellness, and the encouragement of making smart, healthy decisions for you and your family. This year's sponsors are listed on our Home page. If you are interested in sponsoring the Stratford Farmers Market please submit your inquiry through our Contact Form. Like us on facebook!
Unique greenhouse open year round. In the spring they offer annual and perennial bedding plants. Summer brings field grown hostas, daylilies and sweet corn. With autumn comes mums and a scavenger hunt corn maze. Christmas season offers fresh trees, wreaths and garland with a variety of gifts and ornaments. The quaint gift shop is also open year round and features local artisans and locally made wine.
Apple orchard and pumpkin patch with farm market. Our farm has been in operation for over 150 years; with the same family! We offer pick your own apples and pumpkins along with already picked for you. We have a bakery making fresh pies and muffins daily, including apple pies and muffins with our own apples. During the week we offer school tours and weekends we play host to live music and brat fry's.
The Meier Inn is truly a wonderful Bed & Breakfast, nestled on 40 acres of peaceful land. The charming front porch is the perfect place to enjoy a 3-course breakfast using food largely raised on the very land you see. Enjoy an evening relaxing on the back stone patio, sipping coffee around the pergola or relaxing by a fire in the chiminea, under the stars. We invite you to take a walk on the trails in our woods, where you may be visited by the friendly cat Oscar, or watch the grass fed cattle grazing on the rolling hills. The Meier Inn is a Bed & Breakfast that absolutely makes you feel at home. Whether you curl up with one of the numerous books offered to you in the sunroom, prefer to sit beside the European style, soap-stone fireplace in the inviting living room or choose to relax in your uniquely decorated bedroom, you will not be disappointed. Artisan bread is made fresh daily and homemade cookies before bed will complete your home away from home feeling. Any season you choose to visit will instantly become your favorite! Spring brings blooming new life, with calves frolicking in the pastures. Summer offers an abundance of growing fruits and vegetables, with trees so lush, they appear to be painted on rolling hills. Fall will truly delight you with colors you could only dream of and brisk days just right for walking the trails. Winter will leave you feeling as though you are living out the scene in a snow globe, peaceful and breathtaking. No matter when you come, you will be treated with the utmost care of a prized guest and most certainly leave as a friend.
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The Rosewood Barn, LLC offers guests an intimate and unique Event Venue for all of life's occasions. From weddings, to birthdays, The Rosewood Barn's rustic atmosphere is sure to help create wonderful memories for the community around us.
15 acre corn maze, 13 acre pumpkin patch, horse drawn wagon rides, farm animals, tractor tire playground, giant tube slides, fall foods.
Valley Springs Farm Bed & Breakfast takes you out to the tranquility of the rural countryside. Don & Dorothy Harms welcome you to stay with them at their fourth generation dairy farm. Guided farm tours are available.
According to Vernon County citizens, the Vernon County Fair is: 1. the best in the state 2. great food, local food stands 3. family picnics and prize-winning exhibits 4. numerous people sacrificing time and talents to make it possible 5. lots of fun, many exhibits and fond memories 6. harness racing, demo derby, tractor pulls, draft horse show, Free Stage shows, Mr. Ed's Midway and exciting time. All of these are accurate of the Vernon County Fair, one of the oldest county fairs in the state. However, you cannot get the full scope of the event until you delve into the long and varied history of the 159-year old extravaganza.
Located just outside of Lancaster in Southwest Wisconsin. We have u-pick Strawberries in June. Our fall season, Mid-September through October, includes a corn maze, wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, farm animals, a trebuchet and air canon launching pumpkins. We also make caramel apples, apple cider donuts, kettle corn and more.
The Walworth County Fair is one of Wisconsin's oldest county fairs (established 1849) and is an industry leader in agricultural education and competitive exhibits. Nestled on nearly 100 acres, the Walworth County Fair features a variety of family-friendly entertainment, featuring barns filled with horses and livestock, small animals, horticulture, antiques, arts and crafts, needle arts, photography, pantry, youth and indoor and outdoor commercial exhibits. Must-see Farmers Market & Old World Artisan Village, Butterfly Barn, Barnyard Adventure and Discovery Barn are award-winning areas of the Fair. North American Midway Entertainment presents a midway full of rides and games sure to please fair guests of all ages. Grandstand schedule includes a rodeo, Truck & Tractor Pulls, harness racing, horse pulls, demolition derby and big-name musical entertainment. Don't miss the auctions and the wonderful array of local and regional entertainment on the side stages. And food-food-food! Fresh cream puffs, cinnamon rolls, tempura, barbecue, gyros, elephant ears, funnel cakes, hot Wisconsin cheese on a stick, brats, corn dogs, lemon shakeups, full meals, great deals ... and so much more!
The Warrens Cranberry Festival - a tradition for more than 45 years. Giant arts, crafts, antique and flea market, cranberry marsh tours & parade. Held annually at the end of September. 2017 Dates: September 22-24, 2017
We welcome visitors to come to our beautiful organic farm and enjoy an experience with our animals and get a better understanding of where their food comes from. Our new on-farm store has a variety of Meat, Eggs, Produce, Natural Soaps, photography and crafts. New items weekly! Tours are available. www.wehlingfarms.com
Fresh cranberries, cranberry wine, cranberry harvest day first Saturday in October, group tours welcome. Started in 1903, the Wetherby marsh is owned by Jim & Nodji Van Wychen. The Van Wychens not only market their own fresh cranberries, but also make cranberry wine.
Whistler's Knoll - a Vineyard with Character. The refurbished barn adds character and charm. Located only minutes west of Appleton. Whistler's Knoll is available by appointment for Rustic Barn Weddings, Corporate Events, and Private Parties. Check our website for upcoming Wood Fired Pizza Nights, Wine Pairing Dinners, and numerous Educational Workshops all open to the public.
Providing tourism information, assisting visitors and promoting the community and surrounding area. Visit the website for a business directory, dining guide, and details on shopping, lodging, entertainment, and a calendar of events.
Observation hall, 50 varieties of cheese, sausage. Widmer's Cellars are known for their Brick cheese - made the traditional way in the same open vats that cheesemaker Joe's grandfather bought in 1922. Joe is one of Wisconsin's Master Cheesemakers. The factory store and viewing area are open daily Monday through Friday between 6:30 am to 5 pm. Saturdays 7 am to 5 pm. During June through October open Sundays 10 am to 4 pm. Call ahead for guided tours - offered Monday through Friday at 9:30 am.
Featuring a 10-acre corn maze, 7-acre u-pick pumpkin patch, and wagon rides. Kids will enjoy the play area with bouncy house, kid-friendly activities and a petting zoo. Concessions, treats, and fire pits available. Fall decorations and vegetables available seasonally. Haunted House & haunted hay-wagon rides last few weekends in October (if you dare!) Wilke's is open mid-September through October 31st. 7 days a week. Visit the website for hours and special events. Call to make arrangements for school groups.
Wisconsin Association of Fairs provides resources for fair boards - including food and safety, regulations, auctions, entertainment options and more.
The mission of the Wisconsin Christmas Tree Producers Association is to promote real Christmas trees, wreaths and greenery through marketing, and education of our members and customers by quality production of real farm fresh and fragrant products while protecting the environment. The association is your source for local farm grown Christmas trees, wholesale trees, cut your own tree farms, retail lots, live trees (balled and burlapped, B & B, nursery stock, seedlings), grower supplies, and wreath making supplies (rings, ribbon, pine cones, decorations).
Learn how cranberries are grown and harvested, see a cranberry canoe, test your cranberry skills, eat cranberry pie and cranberry ice cream, purchase other cranberry products. Check website for hours.
At the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, we serve the people of Wisconsin to assure safe, wholesome food; consumer protection and fair business practices; healthy people, animals and plants; a clean environment; and strong agriculture and commerce.
The state's largest general farm organization representing farms of all sizes, commodities and management styles. There are 43,000 member families that belong to the Wisconsin Farm Bureau. Voting Farm Bureau members (farmers) annually set the policy the organization follows, and are involved in local, state and national affairs making it a true grassroots organization.
Members belong to one of 61 county Farm Bureaus, all run by a board of directors made up of people working in production agriculture. County Farm Bureaus are involved in a variety of legislative or promotional activities. Members join for various reasons: to support legislative and public relations efforts, to qualify for member benefits and to support Wisconsin's farm families.
WFBF is also a resource for ag education and resources - including the Ag in the Classroom project.
Cranberry highway scenic drive and tours, pumpkin patches, pick-your-own fruit farms, alpaca farm, fishing (rivers, lakes, streams), cheese factory, indoor and outdoor archery ranges, Christmas tree farms, wildlife area. Visit online for information on the "Spud, Berry & Dairy Tour" - including a visit to the UW Ag Research Farm, an onion packing facility, the Russet Potato Exchange, and dairy farm, and much more! Call 715.422.4651 or visit the website for lodging in the area.
Wisconsin River Meats is a family owned company offering locally raised Wisconsin beef, pork, lamb, poultry, buffalo, elk, and venison at its Mauston Store. We have a large variety of our own sausages, including summer sausage, snack sticks, bratwurst, jerky, bologna, and game processing along with catering. Group Friendly (Motorcoach) destination.
Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival - held annually at the beginning of September. The Midwest's premier sheep & fiber event, all within an easy drive from Madison, Milwaukee or Chicago, on the beautiful grounds of the Jefferson Fair Park, in Jefferson, Wisconsin. Over 70 fiber arts classes to choose from, along with sheep shows, shearing demonstrations, the Crook & Whistle Stock Dog Trial, newborn lambs, fleece shows and sales, plus educational clinics and workshops for shepherds of any age and level of experience. Shop in comfort in the Country Store, where over 130 vendors from across the nation offer everything from knitting needles to sheep cheese. Spotlighting the artistic and entrepreneurial skills of over 30 consignors from throughout Wisconsin. Hand knit sweaters, children's books, sheep pelts, scarves, rovings, yarn, fleece-lined jackets, vests, hand creams with lanolin, dusters, cuddly stuffed animals, home accents, rugs, hats, quilts, blankets, and more... For complete details and hours, go to www.wisconsinsheepandwoolfestival.com.