The Door County Land Trust will hold their Celebrating Open Spaces Weekend Aug. 18 & 19. It will be a weekend of hikes, wild adventures, boat and kayak tours and the 20th Annual Gathering.
The Annual Gathering is a chance to celebrate the Land Trust’s protection and care of more than 8,000 acres. It takes place Aug. 19, 4-7 pm at Stone Harbor Resort in Sturgeon Bay. Guest speakers are Patti Vitt and Kayri Havens, Chicago Botanic Garden, speaking on the “Story of the Pitcher’s Dune Thistle,” and Craig Thompson of the DNR discussing “The Year of the Bird.” Other highlights include: Packerland Pilsner donated by Hinterland Brewery, bluegrass music by Highland Road, Heavy hors d’oeuvres, salad buffet and dessert buffet and an art lottery with Door County featured artists.
Register for the Annual Gathering at doorcountylandtrust.org. Tickets are $40 each. All proceeds support the mission to protect and care for Door County’s lands and waters.