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.

  • Players Perform “Born Yesterday” and “The Lady’s Not for Burning”

    Now on stage at Peninsula Players is Garson Kanin’s classic American comedy “Born Yesterday” through July 27. Harry, a wealthy scrap-metal racketeer hires a savvy young reporter to smarten up his beautiful, but dim-witted gal pal, Billie.

  • Door County Outpost Presents Peter Mulvey

    Peter Mulvey will take the stage at the Door County Outpost on Friday, July 25 at 7:30 pm at the Door County Outpost, located at 4690 Rainbow Ridge Court, Egg Harbor, as part of “The Art of Music” series.

  • Peg Egan Performing Arts Center Presents Chicago Jazz All-Stars

    The public is invited to join the celebration “A Tribute to Peg Egan” on Sunday, July 27 at 7 pm at the Peg Egan Performing Arts Center located on Church Street in Egg Harbor.

  • Fishstock Concerts Continue with Doc Heide

    Local favorites Doc Heide and Eric Lewis will headline a concert at the Fishstock Concert Series on Sunday, August 3 at 7 pm. Joining them will be Lee Becker, Karen Mal, Tommy Burroughs, Monica Heuser, faculty from the Door County Bluegrass Camp, and surprise guests.

  • Bruce Holmes Plays Sturgeon Bay

    Award-winning Illinois songwriter Bruce Holmes will be the special guest at the Singer/Songwriter Showcase at Café Launch in Sturgeon Bay Thursday, July 31.

  • Bring on the Bands!

    The live sounds of the big bands return to Birch Creek Music Performance Center with four weeks of concerts in July and August. From July 23 to August 16, audiences can hear the sounds of Birch Creek’s top flight academy big band inside the historic Dutton Concert Barn on the school’s campus.

  • Introduction to Sea Kayaking Workshop

    Find out first hand why sea kayaking is the fastest growing water sport in the Midwest. Come join the certified Team Leadership Center paddling team for a fun day of paddling and skill development on Saturday, August 2 from 10 am – 3 pm.

  • Space Available in St. Joseph’s Programs

    The St. Joseph Retreat Center in Baileys Harbor has space available in the following upcoming seminars and programs: • Drum Making Workshop with Mr. Wayne Manthey.

  • Barn Dance Birthday Celebration

    The Gibraltar Historical Association and the Sugar on the Floor Barn Dance Society will present an authentic summer barn dance on Saturday, August 9 to celebrate Gibraltar Township’s 150th birthday.

  • Evenings in Ephraim Continue

    With four weeks down and four to go, Ephraim’s “Evenings in Ephraim” is seeing much success in its infancy. This Monday night promotional series has expanded since the summer of 2007, its inaugural year which consisted solely of weekly concerts in the village.

  • 2008 Cherry Fest Schedule of Events

    The picturesque village of Jacksonport will be the scene of the 14th annual Cherry Fest on Saturday, August 2. Beautiful Lakeside Park, on the shore of Lake Michigan, is the setting for this event, which is sponsored by the Jacksonport Historical Society (JHS).

  • Pesto Festo II

    Door County Master Gardener Volunteers are looking for adventurous chefs willing to share their most inventive and tastiest pesto recipes. During a “Pesto Festo” on August 2 between 1 and 3:30 pm, entries will be taste-tested by a panel of judges with the most discriminating palates.

  • The Garden Door Open House

    The Door County Master Gardeners Association will host the annual Garden Door Open House on August 2 from 1 – 4 pm. The Garden Door is a public garden created and maintained by the Door County Master Gardener Volunteers in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin Peninsular Agricultural Research Station and is located at 4312 Highway 42, approximately one mile north of the intersection of Highways 42 and 57 on the north side of Sturgeon Bay.

  • Town Hall Bakery Concerts Feature Twang Bang

    Robin Bienemann and Jay Sebastian are “Twang Bang,” and they bring their two-person Rock and Roll orchestra of percussion, guitar and singing to the Town Hall Bakery once again on July 25 at 7 pm.

  • Two Favorite Femmes Return to TAP

    What do you get when you combine two members of the popular acoustic trio, Tres Femmes? The answer – an evening of music that is eclectic, energetic and, above all, excellent.

  • Donna Woodall Group Performs at Stone’s Throw Winery

    Stone’s Throw Winery summer concert series continues Saturday, July 19 with great jazz from The Donna Woodall Group. Woodall has been delighting audiences for over 12 years with her unique blend of adult alternative and jazz R&B styling.

  • Ice Cream Social Features Bluegrass

    The lively bluegrass and folk music of Highland Road will be highlighted at the annual Ice Cream Social sponsored by the Sister Bay Historical Society on Tuesday evening, July 22.

  • Production of “My Name is Rachel Corrie”

    My Name is Rachel Corrie, a play that has become a flash point for opposing feelings about the Israeli occupation of Palestinian land, will be performed in Ephraim and Baileys Harbor this month.

  • 29th Door County Folk Festival

    The 29th Door County Folk Festival was held July 9 – 13 in Sister Bay and Ephraim. The festival draws celebrants from more than 30 countries to the Sister Bay Village Hall for five days of dancing, music, education, food, and folk dance workshops.

  • “Born Yesterday” at Players

    Now on stage at Peninsula Players Theatre, America’s oldest professional resident summer theater, is Garson Kanin’s classic American comedy Born Yesterday, which will run through July 27.