It’s the season to celebrate in Vilas County! From Santa visits to sleigh rides, trail rides to outdoor carnivals, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy. Here’s a sample of some of the upcoming events you won’t want to miss.
All aboard! Each December, downtown Eagle River hosts weekly sleigh rides. Take a free horse-drawn ride from Railroad Street through downtown Eagle River to Trig’s. The rides take place from 11 am-3 pm on Dec. 7, Dec. 14, Dec. 21 and Dec. 28.
If a motorized sleigh is more your speed, join one of the Sno-Eagles Guided Snowmobile Trail Rides, with various dates in January and February.
Ring in the Holiday season in St. Germain at “Lighting Up St. Germain.” The Nov. 30 event features a Holiday Parade starting at 5 pm, tree lighting and visits with Santa. After the parade, all are welcome to join Santa in singing some carols and lighting the town Christmas tree.
Warm-up your holiday season in Presque Isle. Sleigh Rides and S’mores on a Winters Night on Dec. 13 features horse-drawn sleigh rides, a bonfire, games and of course, s’ mores!
Count down to the New Year in Manitowish Waters. Marvel in Manitowish Waters is happening Dec. 26-31 and includes activities such as a story hour, crafts, horse-drawn wagon rides through the Discovery Center, live music, dances, snowshoeing, ice skating, nature-based activities and a New Year’s Eve celebrations with fireworks.Categories: