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                                                                       A variety of special events and programs
                 Elkhart Lake                                                      are held throughout the year.


                        Event Highlights





                                                        SCHNEE DAYS  A 3-day weekend of winter fun with various activities
                                                        for children and families. The annual Schnee Days events and ever-
                                                        popular Chili Cook-off are a sure-cure for cabin fever.

                                                        JAZZ ON THE VINE A wonderful Mother’s Day weekend of dynamic
                                                        performances by world-renowned jazz musicians, samplings of
                                                        international and domestic wines and eclectic cuisine.

                                                        ROAD RACING AT ROAD AMERICA  The site of international
                                                        motorsports events. Over four hundred events are held each year at
                                                        Road America, often running multiple activities on the same day
                                                        incorporating the four mile track, interior Road America Motorplex and
                                                        scenic property. Major race weekends attract visitors from every corner of
                                                        the world to experience the thrill of motorcycle, vintage automobile and
                                                        sports car racing.

                                                        FARMERS & ARTISANS MARKET Held every Saturday morning
                                                        from June through mid-October in downtown Elkhart Lake at the Historic
                                                        Railroad Depot. Offering fresh seasonal produce, antiques, original arts,
                                                        crafts and more.

                                                        WADE HOUSE HISTORIC SITE Hearthside Dinners, Breakfast
                                                        at the Inn, Base Ball Sundays, Day Camps, Wade House Carriage Driving
                                                        Days, Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show, Annual Arts and Craft Fair, and Civil
                                                        War Weekend are among the annual activities held at Wade House in
                                                        nearby Greenbush.

                                                        ELKHART LAKE TRIATHLON  Compete with (or cheer on)
                                                        hundreds of athletes at Elkhart Lake’s annual triathlon.
                                                        The June event features the Olympic Triathlon, Sprint Triathlon and Kidz
                                                        Triathlon.
                                                        INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION  A 3-day family event that
                                                        features music, children’s games, food and refreshments at
                                                        Fireman’s Park. Fireworks display on Friday evening. Parade on Sunday at
                                                        11:30 am.
                                                        DOWNTOWN NIGHT: A TASTE OF ELKHART LAKE
                                                        A fun-filled mid-August evening. Get a taste of Elkhart Lake by
                                                        trying restaurant favorites served all evening long. Event runs from
                                                        5 - 9:30 pm. Live music, horse-drawn wagon rides, dunk tank and kids
                                                        games. Great family fun.
                                                        OLD WORLD CHRISTMAS MARKET  Experience the holiday
                                                        “gemütlichkeit” of a traditional European Christmas Market
                                                        at The Osthoff Resort.





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