Category: Entertainment

Door County entertainment news from the staff of the Peninsula Pulse and Door County Living. Find the latest details on concerts, performing arts, theater, and much more from the Door County scene.

  • Junior Nature Club, Ski For Free at Crossroads

    The Junior Nature Club – a group for preschool children and their companions – will meet Jan. 21, 10 am, to explore snow drifts. Activities will be outdoors, and there will be some time for unstructured play. Meet on the porch of the Collins Learning Center. When snow and temperature conditions allow, Crossroads’ Ski for Free program […]

  • Ski By Candlelight at Newport

    Newport State Park will hold its 32nd annual Candlelight Ski, Hike and Snowshoe event Feb. 12, 5:30-8 pm, when part of the trail will come alive by candlelight to guide participants through a glowing, magical winter wonderland. Newport Wilderness Society volunteers will place 300-plus candles along a 1.5-mile wooded trail section. The trail’s terrain is […]

  • Winterfest Returns Feb. 5

    Start honing your skills for the toilet-seat toss, minnow racing and ice bowling – Fish Creek’s Winterfest is back Feb. 5-6. On Saturday, attendees will find great food, music and fun in and around the large, heated tent in Clark Park starting at 10 am. Compete in the stumpf-fiddle contest, head to Lautenbach’s Orchard Country […]

  • Brewing Co. Upsets Johnson’s Park in Broomball

    Door County Brewing Co. delivered one of the most stunning results in the storied, 25-year history of the Northern Door Broomball League on Jan. 12, topping perennial title contender Johnson’s Park 2-1.  The victory didn’t come easy. Defender Bibs Maloney was sent to the medical tent with a pulled hamstring in the opening minutes and […]

  • Christina Cruz-Jones

    Server of the Week: Christina Cruz-Jones

    Christina Cruz-Jones @ Fish Creek Market 4164 Main St. in Fish Creek Who’s that? She’s the owner of the Fish Creek Market, And running the shop with her husband is nothing to bark at. Just ask her dog – you’ll catch them outside all day, Hanging with her kids or doing yoga – namaste!

  • Door County Classes

    Are you interested in an enriching or educational opportunity? Whether you’re looking for an in-depth foray into art, literature, nature, health or history, someone along the peninsula is sure to offer an experience for you. Please contact the institutions below for more information. Björklunden7590 Boynton Lane, Baileys[email protected] Bobbin & Bloom2653 S. Bay Shore Dr, […]

  • Abby Heimbecher

    Server of the Week: Abby Heimbecher

    Abby Heimbecher @ Door County Coffee & Tea Co. 5773 Hwy 42 in Carlsville When you need your morning cup And you don’t know where to go, Visit Abby – she sure knows what’s up At Door County Coffee & Tea Co. You’ll find her there when she’s not on the trails, Or cozy at home, […]

  • Get Your Fall Fest Derby Car

    Do you want to sponsor a Fall Fest Derby Car for 2022? The derby committee is placing orders for White Super Stock soap box derby car kits, including wheels, and you can get in on the order. Kits will cost approximately $800 each. The deadline for orders is Jan. 31, and purchasers must pay with […]

  • Ephraim Resident to Compete on Jeopardy!

    Door County fans of the game show Jeopardy! will see a local face on the show Tuesday evening. Ephraim’s Brigid Hogan will compete on the iconic game show with host Ken Jennings. The episode airs at 6 pm on FOX 11 on Tuesday, Jan. 11. Hogan will attempt to defeat one of the top contestants […]

  • Rogue Theater Breaks Ground on New Home

    Rogue Theater took another step toward a new home before the sun set on 2021.  Ground was broken Dec. 30 for the new DC Arts Center for the theater company founded in 2013 by Lola DeVillers and Stuart Champeau. Since then, Rogue has performed at various locations throughout the county, most recently at Prince of […]

  • Third Coast Bluegrass to Perform at White Gull

    Third Coast Bluegrass will play the second concert in the White Gull Inn’s winter folk series Jan. 12, 8 pm.  The Wisconsin-based band comprises longtime friends and musical colleagues with deep roots in the Great Lakes bluegrass scene going back to the 1970s. Its members are Marc Edelstein on bass and vocals, Ken Finkel on […]

  • Nick Ramey

    Server of the Week: Nick Ramey

    Nick Ramey @ Bayside Tavern  4160 Main St. in Fish Creek No need to clean your glasses –  Nick in the AC Tap shirt works at the Bayside. When it comes to service, he’s the fastest, With his crew – his friends – by his side. When he’s not working, he’s eating Wimpys. I’ll take mine […]

  • Ringing in 2022

    Photos by Rachel Lukas Door County got in the New Year’s spirit with creative outdoor activities in Sister Bay, Jacksonport and Egg Harbor over the weekend. Photographer Rachel Lukas hopped around to capture the scenes as we said hello to 2022.  A “Balmy” Day for a Polar Plunge The 35th Jacksonport Polar Plunge drew a […]

  • Youth Dance Returns to Northern Door

    Dance instructor Willa Wilde is offering dance classes for kids ages 3-5 and 6-8 on Wednesday afternoons.  Students will learn new dance steps and how to express themselves, and they’ll be encouraged to use their imaginations and have fun. Dance is a great way to develop self-confidence, meet new friends and learn how to be […]

  • New Exhibits Opening at Maritime Lighthouse Tower

    The Door County Maritime Museum is unveiling new exhibits in the Jim Kress Maritime Lighthouse Tower as they are completed this winter and spring. A small ribbon-cutting event scheduled for late January will open the second floor, Shipwrecks, and the seventh, Navigation, to the public.  Following those, the next floors to be completed will be […]

  • PHOTOS: Door County 2022 New Year’s Celebrations

    Door County got in the New Year’s spirit with creative outdoor activities in Sister Bay, Jacksonport and Egg Harbor over the weekend. Photographer Rachel Lukas hopped around to capture the scenes as we said hello to 2022.

  • MIKE AT THE MOVIES: Four New Films, Four Female Directors

    It wasn’t that long ago when the only place you’d find women on a Hollywood movie set was in front of the camera acting, not behind it calling the shots.  There were some notable outliers: Ida Lupino parlayed her success as a tough, sexy leading lady during the 1940s into a role as director of […]

  • Coffeehouse Concert Rescheduled

    The Coffeehouse Concert Series will feature John Lewis & Friends, originally scheduled for Jan. 22, has been rescheduled for March 12. The next concert in the series is Paul Taylor on Feb. 12, Cathy Grier & Friends on Feb. 19 and Wade Fernandez on March 5. The main stage will also welcome performers throughout the […]

  • Liz and Missy

    Servers of the Week: Liz and Missy

    Liz and Missy at Cellcom 2350 Maple Dr. in Sister Bay For phones and tablets, accessories and plans, Liz and Missy are Cellcom’s best! Throughout the county, they have many fans, Working long days with nary a rest. Always cheerful, helpful and sweet, They are two who cannot be beat. They’ll find your contacts And […]

  • Therapy dog

    FRAMED: Therapy Dog