Come visit Cedar Creek Settlement during Wine & Harvest Festival, in Historic Cedarburg, Wisconsin, September 20th & 21st from 10-6, Saturday and 11-5, Sunday.
Enjoy an award-winning wine from Cedar Creek Winery plus tempting foods at the Settlement’s Courtyard Grill, featuring the Walking Joe (a Frito bag stuffed with Sloppy Joe & Sour cream), BBQ Beef and Grilled Chicken plus the Anvil Pub & Grille and Cream & Crepe Restaurant will include Tuscan Chicken Wraps, Veggie Wraps, Caramel Apple Crepes and Cherry Delight Crepes. Saturday, Anvil’s Patio Bar will be open and Sunday you can enjoy their All Day Bloody Mary Bar on the patio.
**New this year at Cedar Creek Settlement will be several Packer Legends on hand in a tent to meet fans and sign memorabilia. Stop by to shake hands with former Packer player Frank Winters, Saturday from 1-3 pm and Ahman Green, Sunday from 1-3. There will be more Packer Legends during the weekend to be announced soon. Fans can purchase items on site or bring their own items for signing (fee).
The Settlement is the place for live music –three favorite Milwaukee bands will appear on the Cedar Creek Settlement Main Stage, along Cedar Creek. You can catch The Rhythm Kings on Saturday, Noon-4:00 p.m., followed by Kevin Kennedy from 4:00-6:00. The fabulous show band The Flamingo’s will play Sunday, Noon-4:30 p.m. The hilarious Pumpkin Regatta, a YouTube favorite will launch on the banks of Cedar Creek right at the Settlement. Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
The Winery’s slippery, squishy Great Grape Stomp has always been a crowd-pleaser, and the events will feature participants competing for prizes. The Kids Stomp is at 1:00 and 3:00 and the Adults Stomp is at 1:30 and 3:30 both Saturday and Sunday.
The Settlement shops will have clever hand-made Scarecrows scattered throughout the building for memorable family photo ops. Many shops will have outside booths as part of the Merchant’s Marketplace.
Cedar Creek Winery, located within the Settlement is the place to buy wine by the glass, the bottle or by the case. Cedar Creek Winery has more than a dozen delicious grape-based wines to choose from, including Cranberry Blush, Cedar Creek Vidal, Syrah, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and their newest wine Marquette, released in July. The Winery’s awards include more than 100 gold and silver medals from competitions all over the US, including California, New York and Florida.
Cedar Creek Settlement is home to 25 shops and restaurants, featuring antiques, fine art, pottery, jewelry, clothing and unique gift, food and specialty items.
Come celebrate with us at Cedar Creek Settlement, on the banks of Cedar Creek.
Historic Cedarburg’s Oktoberfest
Any festgoer will tell you that a perfect fall weekend in Wisconsin includes a stop at Cedarburg’s Oktoberfest, Saturday, October 11, 11 am–8 pm & Sunday, October 12, 10 am-5 pm. The festival will be celebrating its second year at its downtown location in the Cedarburg Community Center parking lot, and will offer free admission and parking.
In true Oktoberfest style, a huge tent will be erected to cover the bands, the dance floor and picnic tables. This year’s entertainment includes Pommersche Tanzdeel Freistadt, Tuba Dan, the Alte Kameraden Band and the Cedarburg Civic Band plus a wooden dance floor for Polka fans and the D’Lustig’n Wendlstoana Dancers.
At The Shops of Cedar Creek Settlement you can hear the German music of Tony Gorenc and Ferd Buchel from 12:30-3:30 Saturday.
It’s not a festival in Wisconsin without plenty of food, beer, and desserts. Olsen’s Piggly Wiggly, in partnership with Festivals, will serve up classic and authentic German dishes like Sauerbraten, Wiener Schnitzel, German Sausage Platter, and Currywurst, along with the Cedarburg Lion’s bratwurst and hotdogs and Downtown Dough’s German inspired desserts. Guests will also find specialty beers such as Hofbrau, Hacker Pschorr, Leinenkugel Oktoberfest and Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale, plus a variety of Cedar Creek Winery wines, including their Gold Medal Cedar Creek Riesling.
Silly contests with prize awards include Best Lederhosen & Dirndl attire (male & female) competition, Sauerkraut Eating Contests and a German Spelling Bee from Ault to Zither (A-Z).” There will be an Ecumenical Church Service at 11 am on Sunday followed by Oktoberfest activities from 12-5 pm.
Sunday, 1-4 pm card players can gather for a Sheepshead (Schafskopf) Tournament in the Senior Center Building. Shoppers will enjoy browsing the merchant’s marketplace on the grounds, as well as through the beautiful downtown area. Arts will be highlighted all weekend long with the Cedarburg Artists Guild Covered Bridge Studio Tour (www.cedarburgartistsguild.com). While in Cedarburg tour the Cedarburg Cultural Center’s exhibits, Cedarburg Visitor Center’s General Store exhibit, the historic Kuhefuss House (1849), Paul J. Yank’s gallery at the 1843 Ozaukee Arts Center/Brewery Works building, Cedar Creek Winery at Cedar Creek Settlement (formerly the 1864 Wittenberg Woolen Mill) and the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts located in an 1850s German family farmstead.
Approximately 20 members of the Milwaukee Region Porsche Club of America will be showing their cars from noon to 3pm on Sunday. The region, which celebrated its 50th year in 2010, has more than 480 members. A variety of Porsches is expected at this event, including some of the earliest models. Oktoberfest attendees will be invited to vote for their favorite entry and prizes will be awarded to the owners of the top five vote getters.
ALPINE GIFT HAUS… Direct from the Wisconsin countryside: lighted handcrafted
gourds for your Autumn and Halloween decorating needs. Artglass pumpkins from
Boston's own Luke Adams and handcrafted barn wood painted signs from California.
A shop for all Seasons!
The Alpine Gift Haus
On the 2nd level of the Shops at the Cedar Creek Settlement
ANVIL PUB & GRILLE... The autumn colors are glorious. Join us for a relaxing meal outdoors on our beautiful creek side patio. Come relax in this sun-dappled atmosphere for lunch, dinner or Sunday Brunch. 262-376-2163 www.anvilpubandgrille.com
CEDAR CREEK ANTIQUES & REFABULOUS... We are excited about all the changes happening here at Cedar Creek Antiques & ReFabulous since spring and are looking forward to a spooky and fun fall and wonderful Holiday season.
We have gone through a bit of a renovation with the added shop ReFaBulous who joined us In March of this year. Their motto is " Renew, Refresh, Reuse" and they specialize in Re-purposed Furniture, Antiques and Accessories.
We have opened up a new doorway and removed shelving to give the store a more welcome and inviting atmosphere.
Also new to the shop and expected to launch soon is Grandpa's Train Room. Specializing in trains and train memorabilia, showcasing a working train display and much more.
We look forward to a Wonderful Holiday Season and hope to see you soon. 262-377-2204
CEDAR CREEK TRADING POST We are all set for Football! Come in and sample some of our many delicious dips. These are great for any type of entertaining including game days! We also carry lots of products made in Wisconsin which also work well for entertaining or game day. Try our Cherry Salsa in hot, medium or mild. Our Wisconsin Cranberry Salsa is delicious over cream cheese with wheat thins. We also have 10 flavors of fudge to sample, and lots of retro candy as well as our Wisconsin grown non GMO popcorn. There are always lots of delicious things to sample in the Cedar Creek Trading Post! www.thecedarcreektradingpost.com 262-377-0400
FRESH TWIST… Stop in at Fresh Twist and FALL in love with our new beautiful cool weather fashions and accessories. We are introducing several new lines this season and getting the latest styles for all of your favorites. We have stunning new colors to enhance the beautiful woman you are.
1st floor of the Settlement
We are open late Friday evening for your shopping convenience.
JEWELRY WORKS...Jewelry Works is celebrating Our 25th Anniversary this year and to do so, we are bringing in the fall with lots of color. All of our colored Gemstone jewelry will be on sale as well as our loose colored gemstones which you may choose and have put into a pendant, ring or earrings. Our goldsmiths are creative and come up with stunning designs in 14K white or yellow gold settings as well as sterling silver ones. We have lots of new designs in our store all at affordable prices. We pride ourselves in being "Cedarburg's Unique Jewelry Store" where you don't see the same ole, same ole.
Bridal Jewelry is still one of our forte's. We continue to create beautiful diamond engagement rings and wedding bands that are as unique as the couple wearing them. Our diamonds are all certified and sell for affordable prices. We also have financing available too.
For Harvest Festival, we will have a booth next to the deck across from the Anvil. We are going to feature "Diving for pearls, without getting wet". You pick your oyster, open it up and presto, there is a gorgeous cultured pearl inside. Each pearl comes with a free pendant and chain. Makes a great gift that people have never received before.
Our 25th Anniversary Celebration means lots of fun at Jewelry Works. Stop in and be sure to mention that you know it's our 25th Anniversary and we will give you an extra discount on your purchase. Have a fun and exciting fall season. www.jewelryworkscedarburg.com 262-377-9010
NEWBERRY THICKET....I hear it so often...Autumn is my favorite time of year!"
And it's mine too in Newberry Thicket. The weather is warm and comfortable to it's a great time to see how beautiful Cedarburg is in the Fall. Be sure to come up to the second floor and visit me in Newberry Thicket. Bunnie Werth, www.newberrythicket.com 262-375-4386
ROBIN’S EUROPEAN COTTAGE…Stop in to see lots of new jewelry and scarves for the fall. We have pure cashmere scarves from Germany in beautiful colors and patterns. These are so soft they must be touched to be believed! At only $22 they are a wonderful value. Our new Irish sweaters are arriving weekly! These are Aran knits made from pure Merino wool, soft, not scratchy in classic, timeless styles. Our Irish perfume, Inis "the energy of the sea" continues to be a best seller. Try a sample of this as well as our other Irish fragrances like Moonlight and Inisfree. 262-377-3444
WASHINGTON HOUSE INN...Sunday, Sept. 14, Washington House Inn will be celebrating its 30th anniversary with an open house from 3-5 p.m. Attendees will receive a 30th Anniversary Commemorative Cookbook featuring 34 of our favorite recipes (one for each of our rooms!), several are award-winning. Each recipe will be accompanied by a striking photograph of each unique guest room, (credit to local photographer Doug Edmunds). Along with this keepsake, those attending the open house will view guesst rooms, enjoy entertainment, cookies and cider, and have an opportunity to be entered in an all-inclusive deluxe Cedarburg weekend retreat.
The Washington House Inn
W62 N573 Washngton Ave.
Cedarburg, Wisconsin 53012
Creek Settlement, N70 W6340 Bridge Road, Cedarburg, WI 53012
866-864-1516... Just 20 minutes north of Milwaukee off I-43