The Inn at Wawanissee Point will be open to host guests for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday holiday shopping, the days after Thanksgiving 2013. We’ll be busy dressing the Inn for the holiday season while you enjoy the finest gift shopping in Baraboo, Wis. By evening have fun at a number of area shows.
Nov. 29 Black Friday Shopping In Downtown Baraboo
Start your holiday shopping in the festively decorated historic downtown with more than 20 merchants offering once-a-year sales.
Nov. 30 Is Small Business Saturday
Downtown Baraboo is a great place to join millions across America to support small, locally owned businesses while you shop for holiday gift giving.
- Beautifully decorated Victorian storefronts and merchants offering warm drinks and treats.
- Saturdays: horse-drawn wagon rides around the square, Nov. 23 through Dec. 21, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Free.
- Carolers strolling the downtown serenade shoppers.
Learn more about holiday shopping in downtown Baraboo at www.downtownbaraboo.com.
Nov. 29–30 A Country Christmas Third Annual Arts & Fine Crafts Fair
A five-minute drive from downtown, visit the Clarion Hotel & Convention Center in West Baraboo, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. Friday and 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Saturday. You’ll find one-of-a-kind gifts by local artists and craftsmen, including natural, recycled arts and fine crafts. Call Boni at 608-356-8172 for information.
Nov. 29–30: Santa Express at the Mid-Continent Railway Museum, North Freedom, seven miles west of Baraboo, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Ride restored 1900s train cars dressed for the holidays and heated by steam or coal-fired stoves. 55 minutes along the seven-mile former branch line of the Chicago & North Western Railroad. Special visit by St. Nick.
Nov. 30: Wollersheim Winery’s Vintage Christmas, Prairie du Sac, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Old-world Christmas charm envelopes you as you taste their wines paired with festive foods, shop for unique gifts and enjoy Christmas carolers. Bring your camera for a family photo in the vineyard.
Nov. 29–Dec. 1: Dorf Haus Dinner Theatre, Sauk City. Nov. 29 6:30 p.m., Nov. 30 1:00 p.m., Dec. 1 12:00 p.m. RAVE productions of Baraboo will perform the comedy Escanaba in da Moonlight written by Jeff Daniels. The Yooper classic peers inside the Soady Deer Camp, which erupts into chaos with bright lights, aliens and possessed DNR wardens to help Reuben Soady break his curse and get his first buck before opening day closes. Choose from five entrée choices. Tickets $38.00 for dinner, show and gratuity. Reserve tickets here or call 608-643-3980.
Nov. 30–Dec. 1: Maggie Mae Christmas at the Crystal Grand Music Theatre, Wisconsin Dells, 8:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Country artist. Tickets at crystalgrand.com.
Dec. 1: Tinsel & Twang: A Merry-Cana Christmas at the Al. Ringling Theatre, Baraboo, 1:00 p.m. Starring Tom Waselchuk and Jami Lampkins and The Dang-Its for a concert to benefit the new Baraboo Zoo river otter exhibit. Tickets $25.00 at the Baraboo National Bank main and west branches or the Corner Drug Store. Call Kandie Beckwith at 508-477-3767 for information.
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