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Elkhart Lake is continuously mentioned around the world in various media outlets such as Forbes, USA Today, Country Living, Intermezzo and many more! Read some of our favorite articles from travelers that have visited from all over the world.

The 7 Most Picturesque Small Towns In Wisconsin

By Michael Vecchio Credit: Widely known as "America’s Dairyland," and celebrated for its long history of cheese production, Wisconsin is America’s 20th most populous state. In addition, Wisconsin’s record of welcoming various immigrants throughout the 19th and 20th centuries means that today it is the home of various ethnic groups which all contribute to its diverse cultural allure. While…

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Elktoberfest to be Celebrated in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

ELKHART LAKE, WI – Prost! Elkhart Lake is excited to announce a new event weekend that will be happening this Fall. The first annual “Elktoberfest” will be held the weekend of September 23 – 25, 2022. Put on your lederhosen or dirndl, hoist a stein, grab a pretzel, and embrace the German heritage in Sheboygan…

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10 reasons you should visit Sheboygan, the “Malibu of the Midwest”

By Lois Alter Mark You'll wonder if you're actually in California You would never expect doubly landlocked Wisconsin to be a haven for hanging ten, yet Sheboygan has been affectionately dubbed the "Malibu of the Midwest" by the surf crowd. Resting on the shores of Lake Michigan, the city of Sheboygan is the freshwater surf…

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5 winter Wisconsin getaways

By Henry Michaels Madison Magazine Don’t let the cold stop you from embracing the natural beauty Wisconsin has to offer against the picturesque wintertime backdrop. Enjoy a weekend getaway, a weeklong vacation or a casual day trip to break the monotony of the workweek. All within driving distance from Madison, the incredible geographic diversity of Wisconsin…

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Best Destinations for Baby Boomer Women in 2020

By AARP Travel Center Listen up, ladies. According to a recent study, 80% of women make all travel decisions. And with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, now’s a prime time to make good on that statistic. Whether you want to plan a romantic vacation for two or would prefer a girls’ weekend with your…

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12 Things to See and Do in Elkhart Lake

By Jill Dutton Not every destination offers scenic beauty, a rich history, modern farm-to-table cooking, and top-notch spa experiences. Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, home to fewer than 1,000 year-round residents, is a resort village that focuses on wellness, whether at the Aspira Spa, the healing waters of Elkhart Lake, or the organic gardens of the Osthoff…

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A Wisconsin Wellness Weekend

By Brandon Schultz I grew up in the Philly suburbs where summer getaways were traditionally devoted to the beaches along the East coast from the Jersey shore south through Florida, and winters were reserved for Pocono mountain cabins. So, no one in my family had ever heard of the Midwest resort town of Elkhart Lake,…

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Elkhart Lake: Your Perfect Family Lake Getaway

By Annette Benedetti A family lake vacation —any time of year—is guaranteed to create beautiful memories that last a lifetime. Chances are, you have a few of your own from your youth. If you are looking for a nostalgic destination that will let you share the glory of lake escapes with your kids, Elkhart Lake…

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#TravelTuesday Wellness in Elkhart Lake

By Marika Flatt Tourists flock to Wisconsin’s Elkhart Lake in the summer, their high season. But the village, population 967, is serene and full of healthy travel opportunities during the fall, winter and spring. This peaceful haven, about an hour from Milwaukee, provides an escape from city hustle. There’s a history abuzz of mobsters vacationing…

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Weekend in Elkhart Lake | A Full 2 Days Travel Itinerary

By Catherine Mini Looking for a vacation village in Wisconsin? Elkhart Lake, located just an hour north of Milwaukee, is a quaint yet lively small town packed with a variety of fun things to do and delicious dining! After I was invited to visit and tour the area, I compiled this weekend itinerary for you…

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