Calling all discount divas, savvy shoppers, and deal dashers, Delavan’s Maxwell Street Days are back, Friday, August 6th and Saturday, August 7th! This is your chance to check out that cute little boutique you’ve been driving past for months, finally stop in to the antique stores, and grab a sweet treat from your favorite ice cream shop all at once while shopping the best sales of the season.
DIY Classes at The Sailors Wife
Get your craft on this weekend at The Sailors Wife in downtown Delavan! Grab your besties and create Macramé Plant Hangers on Friday, August 6th. Sip on wine, get creative, and enjoy a night out with your friends while creating a pice of home decor you’ll treasure forever. Sunday, join in on the DIY Lazy Susan Workshop where you’ll learn the ins and outs of using gel stain, stamping techniques, and more!
Let the Endzone do the cooking for you this weekend! Join the crew on Sunday, August 8th for a BBQ Chicken Cookout with all the fixin’s. They’ll be manning the grill serving up bbq wings, breasts, thighs, and burgers from noon to 6pm. Be sure to catch live music from High Stakes from 2-6pm. See you at the Endzone.
Want to shake things up for your next Date Night? Or treat yourselves to a romantic night away from the kids? Look no further! Go beyond the cliche dinner and a movie Date Night with these unique ideas all found right here in Delavan.
Delavan Lake Tours
Step aboard Lake Lawn Resort’s all new 76-foot two-level cruise boat and embark on a tour of Delavan Lake. See Frank Lloyd Wright homes and other historical landmarks while enjoying the fresh air and panoramic views. For a more romantic evening, book the Sunset Tour which includes wine, beer, and a spectacular view of the setting sun over the lake. Book your tour today!
Sunsets on the Patio
Back for a third season, Sunsets on the Patio at Rosewood are the perfect scenery for a lowkey date night. Enjoy the 4,000 square foot patio, cabana bar, fire pits, and live entertainment every Sunday evening starting at 5 pm. Enjoy grilled to perfection burgers, brats, and more from the chefs at Fire2Fork while you sit back and relax. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.RosewoodWI.com or at the door for $10. See you on the patio!
Concerts in Phoenix Park
No Delavan summer is complete without a Date Night at a Concert in the Park. Come on our for live music, food trucks, and a great time every week at the Phoenix Park Bandshell. Throughout the summer you can catch amazing acts featuring classic rock, electric string quartets, bluegrass, tejano, and many many more! Check the schedule and plan your outing with your sweetie!
Wine Tastings at Apple Barn Orchard & Winery
For a more romantic evening with your sweetheart, consider a wine tasting at Apple Barn Orchard & Winery. Unlike other local wineries, Apple Barn specializes in fruit wines from non-grape fruits fermented in small batches to ensure their richness and quality. The winery offers delicious fruit wines such as Honey Crisp Apple Harvest, Hardy Pear and Strawberry Jewel. Colorful variations include Raspberry Heritage, Summer Peach, Big Buck Blueberry and Country Rhubarb. Sip and sample wines in the outdoor tasting area and enjoy the romance.
Check something off your bucket list for your next Date Night with stand up paddle boarding at Lake Lawn Resort. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, paddle boarding is a fun adventurous date and a great time spent out on the water. Laughs are bound to be had on a date as unique as this one. This experience naturally creates one that will be full of smiles and laughter. Rentals start at $25. This date is sure to be a splash!
ARecipe for Romance
Cook up some romance in the kitchen your next date night. Start by shopping at the Delavan Fresh Market for fresh veggies, fruits, and flowers (to set the mood of course!). With your ingredients, take the time and learn a new recipe together. It might even become your new summer date night tradition. Bon Apetit!
A Stroll Through the Garden
A night out with your partner doesn’t have to be extravagant or fancy. A unique and free activity perfect for your next Date Night can be as simple as a walk through the park! An evening stroll through the greenery at Congdon Gardens, or a stop to smell the flowers at Ora Rice Arboretum can be just as romantic as an indulgent dinner. This is the perfect opportunity to slow down, take a deep breath, and reconnect with each other. Check out our list of parks and trails throughout Delavan waiting for you to explore.
et us know where your next date night will be in the comments below. As always, for more ideas and information visit www.VisitDelavan.com. Once you take your first peek, you’ll be ready to plan your next Date Night in Delavan.