70 Reasons

Some things you may not know and others you need to experience. Get ready for the top 70 reasons to visit Egg Harbor and see if you can add to our list.

1. Voted one of the "Top Ten Coolest Small Towns in America" by Budget Travel magazine.

2. More water-view lodging than any other community in the county.

3. Centrally located in the county.

4. Four for fore. Great golf at four Egg Harbor courses.

5. Our brand new marina.

6. See the spectacle of cherry trees in full blossom.Best of

7. Voted "Best Shopping Experience" by the readers of Door County Magazine.

8. Water. There's a lot of water.

9. Free music, including the summer "Concert in the Park" and "Peg Egan PAC Sunset Concert" series.

10. Outstanding beach. Beach Park.

11. Voted "Best Wisconsin Town for Galleries and Arts Scene" by Wonders of Wisconsin.

12. A center for the arts.

13. Free family concerts performed by Birch Creek Music Performance Center staff.

14. Take a peaceful bicycle ride through the scenic countryside.

15. Sit and watch a spectacular sunset from Harbor View Park.

16. Enjoy our public art.

17. Digging through antique shops.

18. Take a horse-drawn wagon ride during Holly Days.

19. Outstanding fireworks display. Annually on the 3rd of July. Voted "Best Fireworks Display" by the readers of Door County Magazine.

20. Unwind and relax.

21. Home of the annual Blossom Run.

22. Wow your family and friends with a destination wedding.Egg Harbor Wedding

23. Your favorite beverage tastes better outside.

24. Quirky New Year's Day parade.

25. A great organic grocery store.

26. Test your toughness at the annual Door County Triathlon.

27. Hike the Door County Land Trust Preserves and "Paths to Parks" trails along Horseshoe Bay Road.

28. Where else can you get a chocolate chicken?

29. Home of the ever-popular Breakfast with Santa event.

30. Relax, relate, release ... Girlfriends Great EGGscape.

31. Visit farm animals in a natural setting.

32. Fall colors.

33. Take the trolley on the haunted pub crawl.

34. Award-winning wineries.

35. Pumpkin Patch festival.

36. Stop to smell the flowers.

37. Proximity to five Wisconsin State Parks.

38. See the stars thanks to the dark-sky initiative.

39. Be the envy of your friends.

40. A low-key flip-flops kind of place.

41. Niagara Escarpment. Feel it, learn about it.

42. A haven for artists.

43. Natural highs for the nature lover.

44. A Harbor of Refuge.

45. Enrich your soul.

46. Visit artists-in-residence.

47. Visit 10 nearby lighthouses.

48. Celebrate your family reunions in a scenic setting.

49. Check out creative uses locals have found for re-purposing old barns.

50. Have a great meal - at a variety of restaurants and bistros.

51. Explore our truely unique Egg Museum.

52. Pick cherries fresh off the trees.

53. Sample the corn salsa, cherry brats, and honeycrisp apples.

54. Play with the kids - from mini-golf and sand castles to snowball fights.Egg Harbor Fun Park

55. Rich historical legacy.

56. Tee up and drive off a cliff.

57. Home town of Miss Wisconsin -- Kimberly Sawyer -- and the runner-up.

58. Home to the championship team of the Door County softball league.

59. A walking friendly village.

60. Pet-friendly, family-friendly, people-friendly.

61. Watch the ebb and flow of the water.

62. Farm Markets - for fresh, high-quality agricultural products direct from the producer.

63. Paddle a kayak along some very cool coastline.

64. A good value.

65. Ice fishing.

66. Visit the only micro-brewery in the county.

67. One-of-a-kind culinary delights.

68.Hunt the shops and find the Elf during Holly Days.

69. Change your latitude. Change your attitude.

70. Make memories.

Add your reasons ... email vacation@eggharbordoorcounty.org

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