EGG HARBOR, WISCONSIN
This classic DC village sits on the bay. Legend says its unusual name may be from a friendly egg battle between early fur traders as they raced to shore — or from a nest of ducks eggs found by the county’s first settler. Go swimming!
Historic buildings, such as the old town hall, drug store, and feed mill are now home to great shops — home decor, clothing and jewelry boutiques, souvenirs, confectioneries ,olive oils, galleries and books. There’s also a health food store and gourmet grocery store.
Supper clubs, pubs, and restaurants serve homemade barbecue, steak and seafood, Italian, French, Spanish tapas and more. There’s an artisan cheese shop and microbrewery.
Points Of Interest
A time to enjoy food, refreshments, and live music. Fabulous a dusk fireworks display that’s been voted Best in Door County (July 3). Followed by Independence Day parade on July 4 at 1:30pm. (July 3-4)
Snag the best deals of the summer occurs during the Egg Harbor Sidewalk Sale. Stroll the historic streets, shop award-winning boutiques, enjoy great deals from 10am-5pm. (Aug. 19)
Donald & Carol Kress Pavilion rises above downtown Egg Harbor as a multi-faceted amenity. The downstairs open floor plan houses reading areas, a business center, Egg Harbor Historical Society, and the library tucked away in the alcoves. The showstopper is the Great Hall upstairs and its wrap around patio with sweeping views of Egg Harbor.
Concerts in the Park
Egg Harbor's Concerts in the Park are FREE, and begin on Thursday evenings at 5pm (unless otherwise noted). Join us at Harbor View Park (7809 Hwy 42, Egg Harbor). Bring a lawn chair or a blanket, and enjoy the terrace setting in the park. Carry-in picnics are welcome.
Peg Egan Sunset Concert Series
Free outdoor concerts are held at the Egg Harbor Amphitheater on Sunday evenings during the summer. Performances by internationally known musicians, Grammy award winners, reggae, country, folk, blues, jazz, and more.