Big Bundle Up Under Way in Door County

The Big Bundle Up is back for another holiday season in Door County. The statewide campaign, spearheaded locally by close to a dozen tourism agencies, is now in its eighth year. Jen Rogers, Communications and PR Manager for the Door County Visitor Bureau, is working on the project with Marketing Manager Cambria Mueller. She says Door County residents have been very generous when it comes … Continue reading

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Visitor Center Awarded Grant for Wayfinding Initiative

The Wisconsin Public Service Downtown Public Revitalization grant program recently awarded a $500 grant to the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center to support the local downtown wayfinding design initiative. The money will be used in support of a project to help people find their way around the city and the county. Pam Seiler, Executive Director of the local tourism agency, explains why the initiative was launched… … Continue reading

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Door County Winter Guide Out Now

Copies of the 2018/19 Winter Guide are now available in Door County. Jon Jarosh, Director of Communications and PR for the Door County Visitor Bureau, says the guide is a reminder of all of the things going in in the county during the winter months… Jarosh talks about one section of the guide he enjoys looking at… The Door County Winter Guide will be distributed … Continue reading

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CTA Program Hits Milestone in Door County

The Door County Visitor Bureau hit an important milestone recently with the certification of its 1,000th Certified Tourism Ambassador. Since 2009, the tourism agency has facilitated the CTA program designed to train tourism-related business employees that come in contact with visitors to Door County. The multi-faceted program serves to increase regional tourism by enhancing the visitor experience and aims to drive visitor spending through in-depth … Continue reading

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First 30 Pounders in K/D Tourney

The 36th Annual Kewaunee/Door County Salmon Tournament has a new leader as a big fish hit the scales in Kewaunee on Tuesday morning.  Tournament director Kevin Naze picks up the story from there… Naze wants fishermen to know that tickets are still available from the tournament sponsors, $13 for one day or $25 for the entire tournament, with the top prize of $10,000 cash…. More … Continue reading

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Sister Bay Lions Memorial Car Show Sunday

Cars of all types and categories will be on display in Sister Bay Sunday at the Memorial Car Show sponsored by the Sister Bay Lions Club. The event, from 9AM to 4PM, will be held near the Country Walk Shops. Vehicle exhibitors pay a $5 entrance fee, admission for spectators is free. Lion Doug Vanvorous says the car show begins with registration at 8:30AM… Lion … Continue reading

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Fine Art Fair This Weekend in Sturgeon Bay

Dozens of artists will be showcasing their handiwork at Sunset Park in Sturgeon Bay this weekend. The 2018 Fine Art Fair features close over 100 booths displaying items ranging from fine art to photography and jewelry to glass, according Savanna Townsend of the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center… Pam Seiler, Executive Director of the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center, is calling on residents and visitors to take … Continue reading

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Jaroshes Will be Maifest Parade Marshals

A couple who have dedicated much of their lives to Jacksonport will be honored Saturday morning as parade marshals for the Maifest Parade. Still active in their retirement years, Sue and Joe Jarosh invested more than 30 years into their Craft Cottage, before selling the business in 2015. They were instrumental in the founding of the Jacksonport Business Association and were actively involved in many … Continue reading

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Stangel and Ullmer Win SBOBT

Jason Stangel of Kewaunee and John Ullmer of Shiocton won the 28th Annual Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament held at Wave Pointe Marina and Resort in Little Sturgeon on Saturday.  Their two day total of 10 fish for 57.87 pounds easily won the two day tournament as Robert Blosser (Poynette) and Joe Okada (Madison) finished 6.40 pounds behind the winners with 51.47 pounds and the … Continue reading

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SBOBT This Weekend

The 28th Annual Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament is this Friday and Saturday at Wave Pointe Marina and Resort in Little Sturgeon.  The tournament is sponsored by Ranger Boats and Mercury Marine with the winner claiming a cash prize plus a Ranger boat powered by the all new Mercury 200HP V-6 four stroke.  One of the other big events of the weekend is the Kids … Continue reading

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