EVENTS & FESTIVALS
CITY OF DELAFIELD COMMUNITY EVENTS &
SOUTH EASTERN WISCONSIN LARGE SCALE MUSIC, ART & FESTIVALS
Hotel guests enjoy the option of attending the areas larger events by reserving lodging in Delafield, then using the motor coach transportation service located off Highway 83 ( Exit 287 ) and Golf Road as their mode of travel to and from the events. This Park and Ride is the place to park and ride to Summerfest, Waukesha Bluesfest or the Wisconsin State Fair, or down to Milwaukee, and anywhere the motor-coach travels!
Stay in Delafield, enjoy the festivals, and return to cool off in Nagawicka Lake or take a swim in your hotel's indoor pool. Summertime heats up in Southeastern Wisconsin! Cool off in Delafield!
Music on the Hill
The Delafield Hotel & I.d. Restaurant
415 Genesee St. Suite #1
Delafield WI 53018
Get outside this summer to enjoy live music and great eats at Music on the Hill. Featuring food and drink options from I.d. and a music line-up that's sure to please, this al fresco concert series makes a perfect outing for the family, a date, or an outing with friends.
The Delafield History Center/Hawk's Inn
Willie G. Davidson - Featured Artist
The Hawks Inn Historical Museum and Delafield History Center is located at 426 Wells St. in Delafield. Regular gallery hours are Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to noon. A suggested admission fee is $5 per guest.
“This art exhibit will continue in our mission of teaching and preserving the history of Delafield. Willie G. Davidson is our neighbor in Delafield, and his art will bring a new audience to our History Center and Museum. We are pleased and honored,” said Mary Daniel, President of Hawks Inn Historical Society.
Private groups, limited to 20 guests are welcomed and will need to be scheduled ahead of time. During regular hours, guests are also invited to relax and socialize in sitting areas within the gallery and outside on the porches, wander in the flower gardens, and hopefully have time to visit the Hawks Inn Museum, next door.
SummerStage of Delafield
To entertain, educate and elevate!
Our mission is to provide unique ways to present performing and visual arts experiences, arts educational experiences as well as unique community outreach programs. This will be accomplished by using multiple venues throughout the calendar year.
Our goal is to provide high quality theatrical, musical, family, and workshop events at reasonable prices.
Uses of our Stage
performances by youth, community, and professional theatrical,
musical and arts groups
performing arts workshops
Friends of Lapham Peak functions
Wisconsin DNR functions
school outdoor functions
rental of the venue to interested outside groups
LAKE COUNTRY ART FESTIVAL
Located on the beautiful grounds of Naga-Waukee Park on Hwy 83 in Delafield, the Lake Country Art Festival (9am-4pm) features 80 exhibitors showcasing painting, textiles, woodwork, pottery, glass, fine art, jewelry & more for purchase! It's a great time to work on your Christmas gift giving list!
A $5 donation per carload will be collected
(regular park fees apply if you choose to use the park after attending the event).
All proceeds benefit local charities.
THE WORLDS LARGEST MUSIC FESTIVAL
September 2, 2021 to September 18, 2021
2021 Season: these park and rides will be operating shuttles to and from Summerfest which does not include the Delafield Park & Ride location.
Three park and ride lot locations will be utilized during Summerfest and include:
· College Avenue – College Avenue at I-94 (both lots)
· State Fair Park - I-94.S. 76th Street & W. Kearney
· Brown Deer – East Brown Deer Road, west of I-43
The drop off/pick up location at Summerfest is located just west of the Summerfest Mid-Gate.
WISCONSIN STATE FAIR
The fair offers a unique experience to all who attend and is an exceptional value with 30 FREE entertainment stages, exciting rides and games in Spin City, thousands of animals, endless family activities, events, contests, vendors and culinary delights. For Shuttle Information click here!
WAUKESHA BLUES FEST
Waukesha Rotary Blues Fest is a celebration of the “Roots” of American Music which includes blues, rock and roll, country, gospel, soul, jazz, folk and so much more! Our mission is to present a widely diverse line up of musical styles that will thrill and entertain any lover of good music and the history behind the music. Event is held in Naga-Waukee Park in Delafield, located 1/2 mile north of Interstate 94 on Highway 83 in Delafield, WI.
DELAFIELD COMMUNITY EVENTS
Many local non-profit organizations produce events throughout the year for visitors and residents to enjoy! July 4th in the City of Delafield includes an annual parade produced by the Delafield American Legion Post 196, The Lake Country Women's Club Annual Art Festival and community events produced by the Delafield Chamber of Commerce and their business members.