August around Geneva Lake is full of excitement, fun and offers lots of things to do in Lake Geneva.
Before you rush to the school supply aisle, there’s still time for a few last weeks spent on the water having fun in Lake Geneva. August brings a whole host of fun things to do around town starting this week! Here’s what you can find around the lake for the month of August:
Venetian Fest – August 14-18, 2013
Celebrating 51 years this year, Venetian Fest takes place along the Lake Geneva lakefront. From live entertainment, a craft fair, rides, food, drinks and a great time! For more information visit the Lake Geneva Jaycee’s website: http://www.lakegenevajaycees.org/venetian-festival-information.html
Art in the Park – August 10-11, 2013
If you love art, this is the event to attend. Artists from across the country participate in this juried art show. From painting, photography, jewelry, pottery and more you will see every art form you can imagine. The Geneva Lakes Art Association hosts this annual event and continues to work to bring art appreciation into our communities and our schools. For more information visit: http://www.genevalakeart.org/events/Art_in_the_Park
Water Safety Patrol Dance – August 9, 2013
Welcome to Nautical Night! A huge fundraiser for the Water Safety Patrol, this annual party is a great time. The WSP works so hard to keep Geneva Lake safe all year long, it’s great to be able to say thank you and give back. Nautical night is a dinner, dance and auction all benefitting WSP. For more information and to order your tickets, visit their website: http://www.watersafetypatrol.org/index.php?id=87
Williams Bay Fireworks – August 10,2013
Join your friends down in Williams Bay at Edgewater Park for a night of fun & fireworks. Or grab a cocktail and dinner at Pier 290 or Café Calamari and get first class treatment and a front row seat for the show!
Music By the Lake – The Doobie Brothers – August 10, 2013
Settled on the lakefront at Aurora University, Music By the Lake offers an evening of great entertainment in a beautiful setting. This week is the final show of the 2013 season featuring the Doobie Brothers. To find out more about Music by the Lake or become a sponsor and get your tickets before they go on sale for the 2014 season, visit their website: http://www.musicbythelake.com/
Maxwell Street Days in Lake Geneva – August 23-25, 2013
Enjoy shopping in Downtown Lake Geneva and pick up some great deals! Maxwell Street Days brings out the best in our great downtown area. No matter what you are looking for – home décor, art, food, gifts, jewelry & more – our local business owners have something for everybody!
Donate Blood – August 28, 2013
The City of Lake Geneva Police Department, in partnership with the Blood Center of Wisconsin, is hosting a blood drive on August 28, 2013, 2pm-7pm. The drive will be on the 2nd floor. Please bring a photo ID with your birth date. For more information contact Officer Nelson at the City of Lake Geneva Police Department or register online at www.bcw.edu/LGPD
Lake Geneva Music in the Park – Every Thursday at Flat Iron Park in Lake Geneva
The summer nights in Lake Geneva are magical! Every Thursday evening enjoy live entertainment across from the lake at Flat Iron Park. Bring your own lawn chairs, have dinner or pack a picnic and relax. Here’s the schedule for August:August 8 – Peter Guerin Band August 15 – live bands at Venetian Festival August 22 – Geneva Middle School Orchestra – (2pm) August 22 – Mark & Gretch – Summer Breezes August 29 – Jeff Gordon Show All concerts begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Lake Geneva Farmer’s Market – Thursdays 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Every summer local residents and smart visitors enjoy the Thursday morning Farmer’s Market at Horticultural Hall. It’s a great place to get not only locally grown produce, but honey, herbs, flowers, soap, and local crafts. The Farmer’s Market runs through October every Thursday morning, rain or shine! Find Lake Geneva Farmer’s Market on Facebook to see who’s participating and what goods are available every week!
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From our family to yours, we hope you enjoy the remainder of your summer! We love living in Lake Geneva and creating memories with our kids both on & off the water! Walking to Yogeez or watching the boys learn to sail and golf, Lake Geneva has been an amazing backdrop for raising our boys. We look forward to helping you plant your roots so you can create amazing memories with your family here too!
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