Fish Creek Winter Festival is just around the corner

Photo by Len Villano - Yes, this will really happen in Fish Creek this coming weekend.

Since we are having and ACTUAL WINTER this year, the festivities at the 2013 Fish Creek Winter Festival are expected to be cool, crisp and snowy!

Winter Festival begins this Friday, February 1 and runs until Sunday, February 3. There are activities for kids and adults, both daring and meek. Have you been dreaming of eating brats outside while standing on ice in January? Fulfill that dream and many more this weekend.

Before you come north, make reservations at the High Point Inn in Ephraim. We have some impressive winter specials. After a long day in the cold winter air, come back to your suite and relax in our heated pool or whirlpool. You can also enjoy cocktails and a special dinner in your suite complete with fully furnished kitchen.

Sound inviting? Contact us today: Call: 800-595-6894 or 920-854-9773 • Email:

Door Community Auditorium: Year-round entertainment in Fish Creek

At the High Point Inn we love telling people about the Door Community Auditorium. This twelve month theater is connected to Gibraltar School in Fish Creek and has a storied history of providing locals and visitors alike with outstanding theater, music and other performances. In the winter months the Auditorium features movies on Friday nights; a Saturday morning distinguished lecture series; Saturday evening coffeehouse concerts in the Fireside Lobby and at least one terrific main stage show featuring Birds of Chicago.

Here is the schedule for opening weekend – January 18 & 19
January 18, Friday movie (free will offering)  at 7 pm – Moonrise Kingdom with Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Bill Murray. Directed by Wes Anderson.
January 19, Saturday morning distinguished lecture series (free) at 9 am - Features St. Norbert’s College Lecturer: Dr. Wendy Scattergood – This talk will feature a retrospective on the 2012 US presidential election.
January 19, Saturday evening Coffeehouse Concert in the Fireside Lobby ($15) at 7 pm: Erin Krebs Duo - Sultry, sexy-smooth jazz stylings to double-barreled, whiskey bottle Blues shoutin’, Erin delivers beautiful arrangements of classic jazz standards and new tunes alike.

And in between all the entertainment we invite you to make your Door County winter home at Ephraim’s High Point Inn.