Welcome to Elkhart Lake Wisconsin

A time of transition


The colorful leaves are falling but the sun shines brightly on Elkhart Lake. The pristine lake continues to invite you to stir its crystal clear water. A getaway to Elkhart Lake will warm your heart and ignite your love for all things Elkhart Lake Style. Premier accommodations will envelop you in comfort. Lounge fireside or lakeside with a glass of award-winning wine. Experience its outstanding culinary distinction at warm and charming restaurants. Enjoy the great outdoors and paddle the lake’s shoreline or head for the hills of the colorful Kettle Moraine for an afternoon drive, hike or bike ride.  Select a vacation package or travel midweek and Stay a 3rd Night on Us!


Special events


The calendar has turned to November and soon the holidays will be upon us. Festivities begin with a sumptuous Thanksgiving Day Buffet at the Osthoff Resort on Thursday, November 26, 2015. Ring in the holidays at our old-fashioned tree lighting ceremony on Saturday, November 28th. The month of December is filled with special holiday activities that you won’t want to miss.  Be sure to check our Calendar of Events for something special to do this holiday season. .



For the ultimate lake resort vacation, stay with us and Getaway – Elkhart Lake Style with one of our specially designed Vacation Packages. Elkhart Lake is a fun and lively escape – where people want to stay longer and come back often.

Upcoming Events

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  • Old World Christmas Market

    December 04, 2015 – December 13, 2015, everyday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Experience the holiday "gemutlichkeit" of a traditional European Christmas Market, reminiscent of the centuries-old German Christkindlesmarkt. International and MORE >

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    • Holiday Workshops at The Osthoff Resort

      December 05, 2015 – December 19, 2015, Saturday every week All Day The Osthoff Resort offers a variety of activities and events for children and families during the Christmas Market MORE >

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    • A Wade House Christmas at Wade House

      December 05, 2015 – December 13, 2015, Saturday, Sunday every week 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Experience the beauty and simplicity of a mid-19th-century celebration of Christmas by the earliest settlers of Greenbush. Yankee MORE >


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