LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

ANIMAL GARDENS – DELAVAN

This 40-acre venue serves as home to The Dancing Horses Theater and Echo the talking and singing parrot, most noted for his recent appearances on America’s Got Talent, as well as 16 species of exotics and over 60 hay-eating animals. Located between Delavan and Lake Geneva Wis., this scenic park has something for everyone: Visit their interactive Baby Animal Barn where you can pet, hold and feed exotic and farm animal babies. Then, roam or ride their manicured trails which will guide you to several of our exhibits including their Wildlife Exhibit, where you can see animals that are indigenous to Wisconsin as well as some exotics. Your Wildlife adventure comes complete with a visit to their deer park where you can hand-feed the deer. Next, venture to their Indian Village, where peace and tranquility transport you to a different world. Don’t forget their interactive petting zoo and trails that take you past larger exotics and pond, where you can enjoy a boat ride and paddle with our swans.

Congdon Gardens – Delavan

In 2003, Congdon Park’s quiet pond and small flower garden experienced an important change with an initiative by the Delavan-Darien Rotary that created what has become Congdon Gardens. The small planting of annuals became a perennial garden with a large fountain as its centerpiece. It consists of seven granite boulders that signify the seven continents of the world united by water. It was donated by the family of a prominent Delavan Rotarian.

Phoenix Park Bandshell – Delavan

Free entertainment for everyone! All of the Bandshell shows are free and open to the public. Food is available for purchase. Kick off your shoes and dance to your favorites, or just sit back and listen. Bring your chairs or blankets and enjoy the music.

Rosewood Dinner Theater – Delavan

Rosewood is one of the Southeastern Wisconsin’s premiere entertainment and event destinations. This unique theater features themed cabaret-styled music productions with state-of-the-art sound, lights and video. These events feature chef prepared, fresh farm to table cuisine and the finest of Midwestern hospitality. Surround yourself in a casually elegant space, tastefully designed in a modern refined rustic décor. A beautiful stone bar invites you to relax with a beverage of your choice or you may wish to discover gifts and treasures in their shopping village.

Staller Estate Winery – Delavan

Staller Estate Vineyard & Winery is located near Delavan, Lake Geneva and Lauderdale Lakes, Wisconsin and offers premium wines, excellent service, and a serene environment. This winery creates a wide selection of the best wines Wisconsin has to offer and the vineyard provides an excellent place to relax for a day and have an unforgettable time.

THE DANCING HORSES THEATRE – DELAVAN

The Dancing Horses Theatre was created from one person’s vision, and their infinite love for horses.  This dazzling spectacle features an array of horse breeds that perform alongside their trainers in this fantastic cavalcade of equestrian artistry. Visually stunning, and performed in a state-of-the-art, yet intimate, 300-seat theatre, this live show is truly a must-see for any horse lover. Wheelchair-accessible, and fully climate-controlled for all seasons, the venue is both comfortable and accommodating.

APPLE BARN ORCHARD AND WINERY – ELKHORN

Apple Barn Orchard and Winery features an open orchard and a farm where you can pick your own strawberries, apples, and pumpkins when they are in season. They grow and sell 12 popular varieties of apples such as Honey Crisp and Cortland. The Apple Barn also makes all of their own apple cider and fresh cider donuts. The winery is a new addition that specializes in a variety of fruit wines such as apple, blackberry, and mulberry. Colorful variations include pear, cranberry, blueberry and rhubarb. Red varieties are perfect for the holidays and include cherry and strawberry. The winery also offers wine tasting at scheduled times.

AERIAL ADVENTURES – LAKE GENEVA

Nestled in the beautiful natural landscape of Southeastern Wisconsin just minutes from downtown is the Lake Geneva Zipline Canopy Tour and Lake Geneva Team Building facility. Located on a very wooded abandoned railroad right of way, their unique facility offers a fantastic 3 Zipline Canopy Tour, twin 40′ tall Climbing Towers, a ‘Vertical Playground’ offering 12 different climbing elements, a challenging Low Ropes Course, everything you or your group needs for an incredible outdoor experience!

Geneva Lake Brewing Company & Tap Room – Lake Geneva

Pat Mcintosh is the Founder and co-owner of the Geneva Lake Brewing Company in Lake Geneva, WI. After 25 years of pounding the corporate pavement, he retired to pursue some of the finer things in life; craft beers. He spends his days collaborating alongside his son, and Head Brewer, Jonathan McIntosh. If you ask Pat how he’s enjoying life these days; he’s tell you one pint at a time.

LAKE GENEVA CANOPY TOUR – LAKE GENEVA

Lake Geneva Canopy Tours (LGCT) opened March 2011, providing year-round, sky-high adventure with a 2.5 hour Canopy Tour for Southeast Wisconsin travelers and residents. The expansive 100 acre property also became home to almost 9 miles of Arbor Trails. TreadHead Cycling, a local social bicycling group, created paths using the natural terrain in keeping with LGCT’s Green Initiatives. Fall of 2011 is when the Team Building course, with more than 15 permanent ground based challenges, was built. Designed to help school, community and corporate groups work together toward a common goal the Team Building course continues to evolve over time. The High Ropes Excursion was built in 2013. This challenge course has proven to be a great addition to the list of Eco Adventures at LGCT. With 16 different obstacles, it offers both mental and physical activities for participants of all ages.

Studio Winery – Lake Geneva

Studio Winery is an urban winery. The moment you step into the contemporary tasting room, you will catch the Studio Vibe. They are one part art gallery, one part recording studio & 100% delicious. They feature high quality, small batch, artisan style wines made onsite from fresh grapes sourced from the finest vineyards in the Midwest and West Coast. Grapes are rushed to the Lake Geneva facility where heart & soul is put into creating award winning wines. Visit and taste for yourself!

The Riviera – Lake Geneva

The Riviera combines top notch meeting facilities, an incredible beach, and an historic ballroom, with nearby boutiques, shops, restaurants and daily boat cruises. Enjoy the scenic wonder of tree-studded shores dotted with fabulous mansions of yesteryear. A great starting point for the Lake Geneva Shore Path.

TRISTAN CRIST MAGIC THEATRE – LAKE GENEVA

Lake Geneva’s newest entertainment attraction! The Tristan Crist Magic Theatre features world-class magic, comedy and illusions in an entertaining 75 minute performance. Open year-round, reserve your tickets today to witness this incredible show. According to one reviewer on TripAdvisor, “Not only is Tristan one of the top magicians in the area, he’s one of the very best in the country! His show is perfect for everyone’s family, at a bargain price. You’ll see some of today’s most modern illusions with plenty of laughter and audience participation. If you love magic, look no further!” Performance schedule and tickets available at www.lakegenevamagic.com.

Pearce Farms – Walworth

Pearce’s Farm Stand provides you with the opportunity to buy the very best locally grown produce. We have a variety of items to satisfy your every craving for seasonal, fresh, fruits, vegetables and more. Pearce’s Farm Stand is especially known for its wonderful sweet corn and wide assortment of pumpkins and gourds. Families have traditionally enjoyed our large jumping bales, corn maze, helicopter rides and hayrides to the pumpkin patch. Be sure to bring your cameras to capture priceless photos of your amazing experience.

Alpine Valley Resort (Downhill Skiing) – East Troy

Alpine Valley Resort is set in the beautiful Sugar Creek Valley with mature trees and rolling terrain common to the Kettle Moraine Area. Because of this, the ski and snowboard area provides diverse terrain for beginners, challenging expert runs and three full featured Terrain Parks. With three advanced triple chair lifts and one double chair lift this provides customers less time in line and more time on the snow!