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Only 30 minutes away from Milwaukee, the City of Delafield in picturesque "Lake Country" is the perfect “home base” for many of southeastern Wisconsin’s well known art, music and theatre attractions. In Milwaukee, check out Summerfest, the World’s Largest Music Festival.
The shuttle originates from the Nagawaukee Park-Ride in Delafield (Highway 83 and I-94). Other pick-ups include the Meadowbrook Park-Ride lot (I-94 and County Highway G) and Goerke’s Corners Park-Ride lot (I-94 and Barker Road). The shuttle drop-off and pick-up at Summerfest is located west of the Mid Gate on Chicago Street. The shuttle operates every day of Summerfest beginning at 11 a.m. with the last shuttle departing Summerfest at 12:15 am. Round-trip tickets are $10 and purchased at point of origin. Children under 12, who are accompanied by an adult are $5 when they purchase a roundtrip ticket prior to 3 p.m. Call 262-542-8861
August 4 - August 14, 2016
Every 30 minutes from
Nagawaukee Park & Ride
(I-94 and Wis. 83)
Location: 505 A Wells Street, Delafield, WI 50318
Phone: 262-696-1566: http://artewineandpaint.com
You won't believe the large, bright and colorful space you and your guests can settle into as you paint and enjoy beer or wine. Fantastic setting for visiting guests, family celebrations, bridal and baby showers, or just to experience on date night.
Season Schedule typically from May to September
Event Location: Lapham Peak Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest, Delafield
SummerStage, the only outdoor performance theatre in Waukesha County, is set in the beautiful Lapham Peak Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest. When the weather turns warm, you can experience theatrical, musical, dance, and even comedic performances held in the open air. Bring a blanket, lawn chair, and your favorite picnic meal and beverages as you enjoy the arts in a natural, rustic setting. A full schedule, details and ticket information is available on their website. Event tickets may be purchased on the SummerStage website or one hour before the show at the box office. For schedule visit: www.summerstageofdelafield.org
An event schedule is produced by the SummerStage of Delafield.
July 9, 2016
Event Location: Naga-waukee County Park, Delafield
Art aficionados will be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of original art at the Lake Country Art Festival, now in its 40th year. Naga-Waukee Park hosts 150+ juried exhibitors in this highly anticipated, charitable event. Shop for ceramics, pottery, jewelry, wearable art, painting, woodwork, glass art, textiles and more! Children will enjoy making their own crafts and playing inside the bounce castle in the festival children’s area. Food and beverages available. County park admission fees applicable. For more information, visit www.lakecountrywomensclub.org
An event sponsored and produced by the Lake Country Women’s Club.
Friday and Saturday, August 12 and 13, 2016
Event location: Naga-Waukee County Park, Delafield
Under a tent in the serene Naga-Waukee County Park, over 14 acts of musicians and bands take the stage at this two-day festival celebration of Blues music! Ample seating is under the tent to lend to a comfortable atmosphere and your listening enjoyment of “Blues” music. If you prefer to be in the sun, then bring along your own foldout chair or blanket to sit and listen in the grassy area adjacent to the tent.
Also on the BluesFest grounds, the Waukesha BluesFest Art Show, a juried art show of photography, painting, pottery, glass, jewelry and more! For ticket, schedule and details on the event, visit: www.waukeshabluesfest.com.
An event presented by the Waukesha Rotary Club.
The sidewalks of downtown Delafield come alive with color and music during the (spring and fall) art walks. In front of downtown businesses, local artists display their creations at various stops throughout downtown. You'll also enjoy live music and performances and more! Leisurely stroll through the streets as you browse the art work for sale or be transported around downtown in a horse-drawn carriage. Many of the stores and restaurants nearby offer extended hours of operation Friday evening. See the event page for additional details »