Events & Activities

Each year, the Door County Maritime Museum hosts more than 30 different events, speakers, classes and presentations that bring the rich history of Wisconsin's Door County peninsula to life.

During the summer, take in the spectacular Lighthouse Festival and a family friendly Classic & Wooden Boat Festival. During the winter, the museum offers a wooden boat building class and hosts a monthly speakers series on intriguing, past and present, maritime subjects. 

Please browse our complete list of events.

Upcoming Events

Fish Boil

October 05, 2014

Don’t miss the annual Gills Rock Fish Boil and Museum Open House in early fall! Check with the museum for an exact date. The traditional fish boil is expertly prepared by J&M Fisheries and served...

Pumpkin Patch Festival in Egg Harbor: Raffle Drawing for the Whitehall

October 12, 2014

Raffle drawing for boatbuilding class project: The Whitehall Over 50 additional prizes awarded

Boathouse Closeout Sale

October 18, 2014

WHEN:  Saturday, Oct. 18th, 9:00 am-2:00 pmWHERE:  Door County Maritime Museum, Sturgeon BayWHAT:  A Nautical Rummage Sale A trailer full of gently-used, donated...


November 06, 2014

Beginning in November, the Door County Maritime Museum and Write On Door County partner to present a monthly book club featuring books with a Great Lakes focus. Books of fiction, nonfiction, and...

Tree Tales

November 15, 2014

9:00 am In collaboration with the Door County Library, we present Tree Tales, a story time for children held under a festival tree.

A Writing Adventure

November 15, 2014

10:00 am Write On, Door County and the Door County Maritime Museum partner to present a family writing activity based on the Merry-Time Festival of Trees. Children between ages 6 and 13 and their...

Ministry Door County Medical Center's Children's Choir

November 15, 2014

12:00 Noon Presented by Ministry Door County, six angelic voices will perform holiday specialties. Their mission is to share the message of wellness, joyfulness, and good will through their music.

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