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Area Attractions

Beaches & Swimming

Geneva Lake is known for its clean water and a visit to any of its beautiful beaches will show you why.   Revenues generated through beach fees are used for staff and maintenance.  So relax, grab a towel, and while away the summer days!

BIG FOOT BEACH STATE PARK
1550 S Lake Shore Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-2528
Opens Memorial Day.  Beach hourse, 6am thru 11 pm.  Daily entrance fee; resident $7, non-resident $10.  There are NO LIFEGUARDS on duty at the beach at any time.,  Food (no glass) and floating devices are permitted

LAKE GENEVA BEACH
Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-3673 
Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Beach hours, 9am - 6pm. Admission, under six free, 6 to 12, $3 and 13 and over $6. A long stretch of sand and water next to the Riviera Pier. Bathhouse with showers, lifeguards on duty 9 to 6. Food (no glass) and floating devices are permitted. Season passes are available.

Boating

VILLAGE OF FONTANA BEACH
Fontana Blvd.
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: 262-275-6136
Opens Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Beach hours are 9:30 am to 9 pm. Lifeguards are on duty from Memorial Day until Labor Day, seven days a week, from 9:30 am to 6 pm. Swim at your own risk from 6 pm to 11 pm. The large sandy beach has a wide grassy area and changing rooms. A metered parking lot is adjacent to the beach. Children under 6 years, no charge; children 6 years thru 12 years of age, $3; persons over 12 years of age, $6. Season passes available for residents and non-residents.

WILLIAMS BAY BEACH
Geneva Street
Williams Bay , WI 53191
phone: 262-245-2700
Located east of Edgewater Park in Williams Bay and offers shaded grass areas. Bathhouse with showers, lifeguards on duty 9am to 5pm. Food (no glass) and floating devices are permitted.  Five and under, free; ages 6 to 11, $3; 12 and over, $6. Season passes available

Boating

Clear Water Outdoor
 
744 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 348-2420
Ready to get out on the lake?  We're ready to help!  Stop by our store on Main Street and we'll get you set up in one of our many Hobie or Current Design kayaks or a canoe.  We even offer rentals and lessons.  Whether on your own with a friend, a group of friends, or your family, you'll enjoy this quiet way to get some excercise and enjoy the lake in a whole new way.  We have models for beginners through advanced performance racers.  Don't worry about getting to the lake, we can take care of that for you.

Elmer's Lake Geneva Boat Line, Inc.
195 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-9952
email: lakegenevaboatline@gmail.com
web: www.lakegenevaboatline.com
Elmer's, a family owned business operated since 1929 is celebrating 80 years of providing a pleasurable lake experience for all.  We guarantee cleanliness and our watercraft come fully equipped including FREE GAS!!  Our service creates the best well-rounded experience.  Your unique experience could include a speedboat, wave runner, or a relaxing sailboat ride on our 30-foot catamaran.  We are watercraft enthusiasts and certainly will be able to assist you in whatever we can to guarantee satisfaction.  Stop by the boat hut:  you won't be disappointed

Fontana Paddle Company
454 Lake Street
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: 888-576-4844 or 262-275-5708 
web: fontanapaddleco.com 
From our friendly staff to our recreational kayaks, paddleboards and rowing shells, Fontana Paddle Co., is the best spot to enjoy being on lake Geneva. May through mid-October and offer everything  you need for your paddling experience; boats, paddles, life jackets, and other safety gear.  Fontana Paddle rents kayaks (sit-on-top single and tandems, and traditional sit-in boats) and stand up paddleboards and our knowledgeable staff provide kayak and rowing lessons.
Fontana Paddle Co., also offers eco-tours; educational tours filled with environmental and historical information and feature a script written by Geneva Lake Conservancy. 

Gage Marine
4 Liechty Drive
Williams Bay , WI 53191
phone: (800) 558-5909 or (262) 245-5501 
web: www.gageboats.com
With easy acess at our lakefront location, free off-street parking, gas pier and a dock shop full of goodies, renting a boat could not be easier!  Rentals include use of our lounge, lakeside grilling area, showers and changing facilities.  Weekly and monthly rentals available.

Gordy's Lakefront Marine
320 Lake Street
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: (262) 275-2163
web: www.gordysboats.com
Gordy's offers Geneva Lakes finest fleet of new and late model Rental Boats; proudly and exclusively featuring Cobalt Boats.. RENT A COBALT, only at Gordy's. Gordy's "Speedboat Rentals" was established by Gordon Whowell and his family more than 50 years ago later, Gordy's...now in its third generation of Whowell family management...offers a great fleet of rental boats selected by professionals to meet your boating needs and expectations. Gordy's is dedicated to helping you enjoy Geneva Lake the way it was meant to be enjoyed...on the water!! There is no better way to do this than by renting a quality boat from Gordy's. If you do not own a boat and want to experience the historic Geneva Lake, come to Gordy's and let us help. Rent a Cobalt and go skiing, tubing, wakeboarding or just ride around beautiful Lake Geneva. Interested in learning to ski or wakeboard? Sign up for on the water lessons with our Ski and Wakeboard School

Jerry's Majestic Marine
352 Lake Street
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: (262) 275-5222 
web: www.jerrysmajestic.com
Summer is the perfect time to enjoy the Geneva Lake area, and Jerrys Majestic Marine offers the most extensive array of on-the-water fun! If you are looking to either rent or buy a watercraft, Jerrys Majestic Marine can meet your needs. Watercraft rentals located in Fontana on Chucks Pier featuring Yamaha VX Sport WaveRunners, JC pontoon boats and parasail rides. 

LeatherLips Watersports, Inc.
151 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-4142 
web: www.genevawatersports.com
A Lake Geneva Tradition for over 29 years! Recipient of the Best of Lake Geneva award! All your water sports needs at one location. Whether you are looking for a relaxing cruise on Lake Geneva or an exhilarating ride across the waves, LEATHERLIPS has it all! We offer a NEW fleet including: Yamaha Waverunners, Bayliner Speedboats, & Luxury Deckboats. Go TUBING for ultimate in family fun! All boats are fully equipped. Instructions and Gas are provided FREE! LeatherLips is open 7days a week. Drivers License & Deposit required. WE RENT FUN! 

Marina Bay Boat Rentals, Inc.
300 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-4477
web: www.lakegenevaboats.com
Located directly downtown on the shores of Geneva Lake across from the Best Western / Harbor Shores.  LAKE GENEVA'S LARGEST FAMILY WATERSPORTS CENTER.  RATED #1 RENTAL FOR OVER 30 YEARS.  Our NEW 2009 FLEET featuring award winning Sea Ray inboard/outboard speed boats are available in 18', 20' and 22' lengths. Premier Deluxe 12 passenger Pontoon Boats, and 4 Stroke VX1100 Yamaha WaveRunners available.  SKIING, TUBING and WAKEBOARDING also available.  Day and night, charters provided upon request.  New for 2009:  Our Wakeboard and Ski School.  All boats come complete with GAS, safety equipment, instructions, AM/FM/CD stereo sound systems and map of Geneva Lake.  April through September, seven days/wk.  Call for reservations!!

Watercraft Rentals of Lake Geneva
N2062 S. Lake Shore Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 249-9647
web: www.lakegenevaboatrentals.com
Your complete family water sports headquarters rated 5 stars!  For your choice of water excitement and fun, we rent new Yamaha WaveRunners, speedboats, and for your larger groups we rent 25' pontoon boats.  Tubing and Private Charters are also available.  Located on the beautiful southeast corner of Geneva Lake (across the street from Big Foot State Park and one mile south of downtown Lake Geneva).  Plenty of free parking available.  Check our website for rates and coupons!

Restaurants/Dining

Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa, The
 269 Fontana Blvd., P.O. Box 50
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: (800) 709-1323 or (262) 275-9000
web: www.theabbeyresort.com/CVB                                                                                                                                   Waterfront Restaurant & Bar  Features: Lake View, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Smoke Free, Handicap Accessible, Reservations Accepted, Vegetarian Dishes

Baker House
327 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-4700 
web: www.bakerhouse1885.com                                                                                                                                               American Tapas Cuisine. Be sure not to miss the daily Sun-downer celebration and experience how something old can be oh so new! 

Cafe Calamari
10 E. Geneva Street
Williams Bay , WI 53191
phone: 262-245-9665 
web: www.cafecalamari.com
features:Italian and American Cuisine.  Lake View, Outdoor Seating, Dinner, Smoke Free, Handicap Access, Reservations Accepted

Egg Harbor Cafe
827 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-1207
web:  www.eggharborcafe.com                                                                                                                                                 Features: Outdoor Seating (screened-in), Breakfast, Lunch, Smoke Free, Handicap Accessible, Reservations Accepted (seasonal), Vegetarian Dishes

Hawk's View Golf Club
W7377 Krueger Road
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (877) 429-5788 or (262) 348-9900
web: www.hawksviewgolfclub.com
Features:
Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Handicap Accessible, Reservations Accepted, Vegetarian Dishes

Hemingways
 N3270 Cty Hwy H
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 348-1200
web: www.hemingwaysportofcall.com or www.myspace.com/disorder07
features: Outdoor Seating, Lunch (Sat./Sun.), Dinner (Nightly), Smoke Free, Handicap Accessible, Reservations Accepted

Margot's Restaurant
4009 South Shore Drive
Delavan , WI 53115
phone: 262-740-9039
Authentic German Cuisine and American Fare in a casual country atmosphere. 

Popeye's On Lake Geneva
811 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-4381
fax: (262) 248-4401
web: www.popeyesonlakegeneva.com
Features: Lake View, Lunch, Dinner, Smoke Free, Handicap Accessible, Vegetarian Dishes

Simple Cafe
525 Broad Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-3556
fax: 262-248-1276
web: www.simplecafelakegeneva.com
features: Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Lunch, Smoke Free. Handicap Accessible

Sopra Cafe
724 Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 249-0800
web: www.sopratrattoria.com
French, Italian and Spanish Cuisine.  Dinner, Smoke Free, Handicap Accessible, Reservations Accepted, Vegetarian Dishes

 

Golfing

Abbey Springs Golf Course
1 Country Club Drive
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: (262) 275-6111
web: www.abbeysprings.com
Abbey Springs Golf Course is rated "4-1/2 Stars" by Golf Digest Magazine. Beautiful Abbey Springs is set among the rolling slopes of Geneva Lakes South shore, in the heart of one of Americas favorite resort areas. Rich in natural wooded beauty, it rises to spectacular views of Geneva Lake and its surrounding hillsides.

Country Club Estates Golf Course
365 Pottawatomi Drive, P. O. Box 413
Fontana , WI 53125
phone: (262) 275-3705
web: www.countryclubestatesgolf.com                                                                                                                                       Come experience this once private golf course nestled in the rolling hills of Fontana, Wisconsin just minutes from the Abbey Resort on beautiful Geneva Lake. Designed by Thomas Bendelow, Country Club Estates wooded nine hole par 35, 3011 yard course with its fast rolling greens is a challenge for golfers of all levels. Players will appreciate the ability to play a quick nine and still enjoy a day at the lake. Unlimited Play Memberships. Daily Green Fees. Cart and Club Rental. Walk-ons Welcome. Our newly remodeled clubhouse is perfect for business and social outings. For specials and events please contact us.

Evergreen Golf Club
N6246 US Hwy 12
Elkhorn , WI 53121
phone: (262) 723-5722
web: www.evergreengolf.com 
Evergreen Golf Club is a twenty seven hole public facility featuring rolling greens, sweeping fairways and abundant water hazards. Evergreen provides the longest golf season in the area with its' continuous cart paths and superior drainage system. Evergreen Golf Club is famous both for its spring and fall 27 hole scramble events along with hosting numerous tournaments and golf outings each season. Evergreen Golf Club offers tournament playing conditions on a daily basis and outstanding value as indicated by our 4-star Golf Digest "Places to Play" rating.

Geneva National Golf Club
1221 Geneva National Ave. South
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 245-7000
web: www.genevanationalresort.com
Featuring three championship courses designed by the masters, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Lee Trevino. Every day, two of the three courses are available for public play with first class services; our private membership plays on the third. Each course is unique in its layout and design, taking full advantage of the mature woodlands, lake views, and rolling hillsides. Each course offers five sets of tees, making a wonderful challenge for the experienced golfer while giving the new golfer an enjoyable round. Casual dining with outdoor seating and lake views is available April-October in our Grill Room.

Grand Geneva 
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (800) 558-3417 or (262) 248-8811
The Brute and The Highlands
Named by Golf Magazine as one of Americas best golf resorts nine years straight, Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is home to two tournament-quality 18-hole courses. The Highlands offers a cultural experience, similar to the scenic hills of Northern Scotland. This par 71 course takes full advantage of the plush, natural landscape of the Wisconsin countryside. The Brute, at over 7,300 yards, is one of the most challenging layouts in the Midwest. Enhanced with 68 bunkers, this par-72 course has huge rolling greens. Planning a group outing? Our professional golf staff will help design the perfect event for groups of any size

Hawk's View Golf Club
W7377 Krueger Road
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (877) 429-5788 or (262) 348-9900
web: www.hawksviewgolfclub.com
Located three miles north of downtown Lake Geneva, Hawk's View Golf Club has the area's only 5 star rated course by Chicagoland Golf and 4 1/2 stars from Golf Digest. Experience great golf on Como Crossings, 18-holes, par-72, 7074-yards, offering challenging golf among mature vegetation, woodlands, and natural elevation changes. Barn Hollow is one of Wisconsin's finest par-3 layouts. This 18-hole, 2,708 yards course is designed to offer families and the novice golfer an enjoyable experience while still challenging low handicappers. Barn Hollow can be walked in two hours, however, carts are available. Shop in our full service Pro Shop filled with golf apparel, logo items, women's golf and casual clothes

Attractions

Boating and Golf have separate categories

Aerial Adventures
302 East Townline Road
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-249-9352
web: www.aerialadventureslg.com
Challenge Course and Zip Lines is now open in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. This brand new facility features Zip Lines, Climbing Towers, a vertical Playground boasting 12 different climbs, and bicycle rental (we are located adjacent to the paved trail). Nestled in the trees and natural landscape, our course is designed to provide you and/or your group the safest and most rewarding experience possible. We are open to the public and are ideally suited for the single participant or large group and everything in between. Please visit our website for more!

Dancing Horses Theatre & Animal Gardens
5065 State Road 50
Delavan , WI 53115
phone: (262) 728-8200 
web: www.animalgardens.com or www.thedancinghorses.com 
Dancing Horses is a family-friendly attraction that features a variety of farm animals, wildlife and exotic creatures. Be sure to make time for the animal feedings in our adorable Baby Barn, go on a train ride, or check out our in-house animal stars in the Exotic Bird Show, featuring birds that have been seen on Animal Planet and The Jay Leno Show. Open seasonally, May through October. Specialized packages for groups, school field trips and Girl Scout/Boy Scout Badge Workshops are available.

Lake Geneva Canopy Tours
N3232 CR-H
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-9271 
web: lakegenevacanopytours.com 

Davis Flying Service, LLC    Grand Geneva Resort
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 608-751-8000 or 262-745-4991
web: www.planerides.net
Vintage sightseeing at Grand Geneva Resort (Hwy. 50 and Rt. 12) in a four passenger biplane over the Geneva Lakes region.  Experience the thrill of this open cockpit biplane flight with your family and friends

East Troy Electric Railroad
 2002 N. Church Street
East Troy , WI 53120
phone: (262) 642-3263
web: www.easttroyrr.org 
Running the Rails May-October 30, the East Troy Electric Railroad offers scenic rides aboard one of its 15 vintage trolleys through Southeast Wisconsins beautiful Kettle Moraine State Forest.  This landmark non-profit, volunteer-run railroad operates 10-mile round trips from its East Troy depot and museum to the turn of the century-styled depot at the Elegant Farmer in Mukwonago.  Riders can detrain to enjoy this full service farmers market with delicious foods before returning to East Troy.  For those wanting to know more about this yesteryear 19th and 20th century mode of travel, the depot features a memorabilia museum, fully running model railroad lay-out and gift shop.  Call for dates and times of operation

Lake Geneva Balloon Co., LLC
 Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 581-4302 or (262) 206-3975 
web: www.lakegenevaballoon.com
"THE BEST OF CARE IN GENEVA'S AIR."  The Lake Geneva Balloon Company offers Hot Air Balloon rides over scenic Lake Geneva area. Flying seven days a week at sunrise and two hours before sunset.  Mailing Address: P.O. Box 484, Lake Geneva, WI 53147.

Marks Motors Scoot Coupe
 
723 Geneva Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (847)736-2800
web: www.calltoride.com
Sales and rentals of Scoot Coupes.  A two passenger enclosed body three wheel scooter.  The safe, economical (82mpg) and fun way to see Lake Geneva.  Located behind Geneva Street Antiques.

Midwest Action Cycle
 251 Host Drive off Wells Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-249-0600 
web: www.midwestactioncycle.com or www.scootjockeys.com
Scooter Rentals & Sales.  We carry Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Vespa, and Genuine Scooter.  Discover all the beauty and charm of Lake Geneva on your own Scooter.  Whether you are looking for an exciting adventure around the lake or a laid back cruise down the back country roads.  Scoot Jockeys provides the cool and comfortable way to ride in the wind with the sun on your face.  Fully automatic so anyone can ride.  No motorcycle license needed.  Rent by the hour or by the day.  Reservations recommended. 

Shopping

AeppelTreow Winery
 1072 288th Avenue
Burlington , WI 53105
phone: 262-878-5345 
web: www.appletrue.com
Our inspiration at AeppelTreow Winery comes from America's forgotten cider heritage and the farmstead ciders of rural England and France. We add our own creative touch to take cider from its barrel and mug origins to champagnes, draft style, still table wines and after-dinner aperitifs.

Absolutely Home
262 Center Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-8822 
web: www.absolutelyhomestore.co

Always Remember That Antiques
 
26301 75th Street
Salem , WI 53168
phone: 262-843-1786 
web: www.rememberthatantiques.com

Bed Knobs & Broomsticks
 609 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-581-4142
email: kf@bedknobsbroomsticks.com or kateluther@yahoo.com
Are you ready for a change?  Let us help you sell those pieces that won't fit in your new home or decor.  Are you looking for that special piece?  Come to see us and choose from our great selection of beautiful furniture and accessories for the home.  The discriminating buyer will find an interesting assortment from which to choose...  Our offerings change often.  Stop in to find those pieces that will finish or furnish those rooms in your home. 

Bootery, The
 771 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 348-1911
fax: (847) 433-2007
web: www.thebootery.com
Shoe store for men and women from casuals and comfort to designer and junior shoes, sandals, and boots. Shop us for terrific contemporary womens clothing and accessories.  In the Fall and Winter season we'll have a huge selection of North Face outerwear.  We're all about fashion and have the most complete selection of footwear from formal to fun featuring Donald Pliner, Uggs, Dansko, MBT, Franco Sarto, Cole Haan, J41, Merrell, Keen, Clarks, Jack Rogers, Sperry, Smartwool, and many more.  We think you'll enjoy the shopping almost as much as you enjoy the shoes.

Brick & Mortar Home
 
832 Geneva Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-249-0210
Brick & Mortar Home offers an eclectic mix of home furnishings and accessories along with great hostess gifts.  We offer design services with certified interior designers and have special order bedding and bath for all your needs.

Cornerstone Shop & Gallery  
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-6988
web: www.cornerstoneshoppe.com                                                                                                                                                The Cornerstone Shop & Gallery combines elegant and traditional home appointments with unique and artistic creations including hand made jewelry and ceramics, hand-blown glass and stained glass, decorative and functional metalware by Mariposa and Beatriz Ball. Other products include original art work, candles, custom furniture, and books. Cornerstone Shoppe offers a wide variety of unique and specialty items typically not found in franchise or big-box establishments. Cornerstone Shoppe takes care in creating beautiful product displays which rotate throughout the year and include seasonal items.

Cheese Box, The
 801 S. Wells
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (800) 345-6105 or (262) 248-3440 
web: www.cheesebox.com
The Cheese Box is the oldest & only remaining cheese store in the Lakes area.  The Cheese Box is more than just cheese, offering a fine selection of wines, gift boxes & baskets for every occasion:  weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, corporate functions, & outings of every kind.  Stop by & sample our goods & browse through our gift items.

Delaney Street Mercantile
 905 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-8008 
web: www.delaneystreet.com 
 Delaney Street Mercantile was awarded the 2008 Lake Geneva Beautification Award for property enhancement. This historic home, newly landscaped, with stone walls, occupies the northwest corner of Cook and Main Street, just west of Potbelly's, one block from the center of downtown.  The charming interior, also newly remodeled, is home to a wide variety of gifts and home accessories. Proprietors Beverly and Jeffrey Leonard travel the world to build their unique inventory.  Noted for its unique approach to display, combining color and style with a light-hearted touch, Delaney Street Mercantile offers merchandise in every price range.

EverArt
 152 Center Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-249-0290
web: www.everartgiftgallery.com                                                                                                                                             EverArt is a craft fair, art gallery and gift shop rolled into one. We carry the works from over 70 area artisans. Our gallery features everything from home decor, yard art, jewelry, bath and body to specialty foods. EverArt is a new "destination" store - fitting everyone's budget and taste. We would love to have you make EverArt part of your Lake Geneva shopping experience. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will welcome you as a customer and you will leave as a friend.

Global Hands
 270 Broad Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-6920 
web: www.globalhandsfairtrade.com 
Global Hands is a fair trade shop offering gifts, clothing, jewelry, home furnishings, coffee, tea and chocolate.  Our inventory is unique and best of all every purchase you make contributes to a life of hope for the artists, farmers, and families who create them.  Each item is lovingly hand-crafted by artisans in over 35 developing nations of Asia, Africa, and the Americas.  Each item is made from natural materials reflecting the country in which it was made

Kilwin's
 772 Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-4400
fax: 262-248-4929
web: kilwins.com 
Kilwin's offers customers an impressive selection of fine confections and ice cream, all in an enjoyable service orientated atmosphere.  In addition to thirty two flavors of ice cream Kilwin's offers a variety of handmade caramel corns and brittles, as well as many speciality items including our famous caramel apples.  Kilwin's fine chocolates include Truffles, Creams, Clusters, Barks, and everyone's favorite almond toffee crunch.  Because of our reputation for Quality and Service, Kilwin's has earned the title "Lake Geneva's Premiere Confectionary shoppe". 
 

Min's
 225 Broad Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-249-0337
Min's is a boutique for women who want clothing that feels just as good as it looks. We carry mostly natural and organic fabrics, also concentrating on many fair trade items.  The store has an interesting mix of gift items.

Notice, Accessories for Living
 
755 Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-203-5240
web: notice-this.com 
Notice, Accessories for Living is a part eco chic and part just cool stuff boutique, The shop features gifts ranging from newborn bamboo hoodies, "piperoid" paper robots, whiskey rocks for the gent over 21 and lots and lots of jewerly.  Notice also carries home decor and awesome framed mirrors.  "The merchandise changes frequently because we keep finding new cool stuff" says Hannah the store manager.  Like the icing on the cake, they offer gift wrapping and sell cards to make finding a great gift fun and easy.

Rag Thyme / The Snowman Stop
 
757 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 248-4448 
web: www.ragthyme.com 
Rag Thyme has been located in the heart of the city for the past 17 years . With a down home country feel, beautiful gifts and fantastic prices we are considered by many the favorite destination of Main Street. RagThyme is famous for unique seasonal decor.  We are also proud carriers of Jim Shore Heartland Creek, Demdaco and Carson Inspirational Gifts, Warm Glow Candles, Bearington Bears, an entire row of penny candy and more. We are packed from floor to ceiling with a little something for everyone.
Stop in for a free cup of coffee and a warm Wisconsin Hello

Tre's Belle Boutique
 
227 Broad Street
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-1629 
web: tresbelleboutique.net
Tre's Belle Boutique is a women's apparel and gift boutique.  Our boutique is filled with beautiful merchandise from designer women's apparel to the perfect gift for someone special.  Very beautiful, as the French names implies, is just what Tres Belle has to offer.  Whether a picture of the Eiffel Tower or a beautiful piece of jewelry that originates from France, you will feel the French influence throughout the store.  The boutique offers garden and home decor, specialty gifts, jewelry, handbags, accessories, lotions, and vintage chic repurposed furniture.  If you are looking for an outfit to set you apart from the rest or a special gift, Tres Belle Boutique is a must for distinguished shoppers.

Activities

Lake Geneva Cruise Line
812 Wrigley Drive
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (800) 558-5911 or (262) 248-6206
web: www.cruiselakegeneva.com

Hawk's View Golf Club
W7377 Krueger Road
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (877) 429-5788 or (262) 348-9900
web: www.hawksviewgolfclub.com

Lake Geneva Balloon Co., LLC
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: (262) 581-4302 or (262) 206-3975
web: www.lakegenevaballoon.com

Xpress Yourself, LLC
 
495 Interchange N.
Lake Geneva , WI 53147
phone: 262-248-1848
web: www.xpressyourselfstudio.com 
Xpress Yourself is a design-your-own art studio, offering the unique opportunity to make one-of-a-kind, hand-painted gifts and keepsakes in a friendly and inviting atmosphere. It's a magical place where a ittle paint and a piece of pottery turn into a treasured reminder of times spent with family, friends or even a little time to yourself. Xpress Yourself offers birthday parties, ladies nights, family nights, themed events, school and scout field trips, corporate/team building, bachelorette parties and baby/bridal showers at friendly prices. Check your stress at the door, come in and have some fun

Events

Music by the Lake, June-August

In Williams Bay, the gorgeous shore of Lake Geneva by Aurora University becomes one of the area’s most popular destinations for Music by the Lake. During the spring, event organizers release a performance schedule for bands and entertainers set to take the stage during the summer for Music by the Lake. Buy reserved seats in the Ferro Pavilion, or bring a picnic dinner and sit on the lawn. The lawn seating opens 90 minutes prior to each show, and space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Those who buy lawn seats can bring small picnic tables, chairs, blankets, coolers, and their own food and drink (including alcohol) to enjoy during the concert. 

Art in the Park, August 13-14

For more than 35 years, Flat Iron Park has welcomed artists to display their best pieces during Lake Geneva’s Art in the Park. Bright white tents line the park, filled with works of art and artisan wares including pottery, jewelry, glassworks, beads, mixed media, sculptures and paintings. There’s also a silent auction and live judging of some of the best works. A designated children’s area allows kids to create fun, take-home art projects. 

Venetian Festival, August 17-21

Sponsored by the Jaycees, the Venetian Festival is a decades-old tradition in Lake Geneva. Library Park plays host to rows of craft tents for guests to browse on Sat. and Sun, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., with Flat Iron and Seminary Parks serve as the main location for a kid-friendly carnival with fun games and rides. The festival also includes a waterski show, lighted boat parade and fireworks. The festival has several sponsors like Harley Davidson, J&M Display, and Piggly Wiggly. Adults can stop by the Beer Tent to relax over a drink and watch the fireworks display over the lake. 

Maxwell Street Days, August 26-28

The last weekend in August, you’ll find the streets of downtown Lake Geneva bustling with bargain sales for Maxwell Street Days. Retailers set up tables outside their storefronts offering items with hefty discounts. The streets are also lined with tents of craft and antique items for sale. Come hungry, because the event has produce vendors, food trucks and and refreshment stands, as well. 

Taste of Lake Geneva, September 10

Get a taste of some of the best cuisine that Lake Geneva has to offer every fall during Taste of Lake Geneva. This annual event in Flat Iron Park features small plates and samples from some of the best local dining establishments. Menus include some of the restaurants’ most popular items, with wine and beer stands set up throughout the area. Live music adds to the block-party atmosphere, but it’s a very family-friendly event. 

Antique & Classic Boat Show, September 23-25

Geneva Lakes Antique & Classic Boat Show is a two-day event held in the harbor at The Abbey Resort. The display includes an impressive collection of antique boats in mint condition and classic models from around the world. Some of the boats date back as early as 1900, and the event also includes education and information about the evolution of marine vessels. Additionally, you’ll find by the harbor, local and regional artisans selling their best works. The event also includes a boat parade and live judging at The People’s Choice awards. 

Oktoberfest, October 8-9

Oktoberfest is the biggest fall event of the year in downtown Lake Geneva. This family-friendly event features live music, craft vendors and fare from local restaurants. Children are invited to go for pony rides, wagon hayrides, join a fun bouncy experience at the inflatable castle, and more. Oktoberfest is a chance to indulge in seasonal treats like caramel apple popcorn, warm cider and, of course, beer. 

Holiday Events, November thru December

The family-friendly destination of Lake Geneva gets very popular around the holidays. The list of popular things to do during the holidays continues to grow every year, and includes events like Holiday Open House, Christmas in the Country, Electric Christmas Parade, Festival of Lights,  and many more.