Holidays and Holly Nights in Door County, WI

Nov 15, 2012, 18:48 ET from Door County Visitor Bureau

DOOR COUNTY, Wis., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As the last leaves fall to the ground each autumn, Door County, Wisconsin, redecorates itself in classic holiday finery. It's a great time of year for a laid back visit to find the perfect one-of-a-kind gift and reconnect with friends or family – all before Santa Claus comes to town.

Door County offers a wide selection of holiday shopping opportunities throughout its quaint waterfront communities.  Boutiques offer unique clothing lines, shops offer a variety of handcrafted items, specialty food stores offer locally made products and Door County wineries bottle up the fruits of their labor for your tasting enjoyment.  Looking for a special piece of art? Studios and galleries provide unique gift-giving opportunities with their Door County inspired works, from paintings to pottery to music.

The readers of Midwest Living magazine selected Door County as the "Best Place to Find a Unique Gift," an honor the magazine called "not surprising, considering Door County's longstanding reputation as a shopper's paradise."

A variety of special events help set the stage for your memorable Door County holiday shopping trip.  Weekend festivals, tree lighting ceremonies, holiday home tours, holiday art fairs and Wisconsin's only Thanksgiving Day parade are some scheduled event highlights in November and December.

Exceptional value Holidays and Holly Nights hotel packages are available through December 16, 2012.  All packages include lodging, dining and special extras.  Book now and receive a $25 Door County Gift Certificate upon check-in, redeemable at hundreds of Door County shops and restaurants.  Visit to view available packages and view a special winter shopping and activity guide.

Have a Door County lover on your gift list this year? Door County gift certificates are the perfect gift and are available in denominations of $10, $25 and $50.  They can be used at hundreds of shops, restaurants, lodging, activities and attractions in Door County, Wisconsin, and may be purchased on-line at or by phone, 1-800-527-3529, through the Door County Visitor Bureau.

Do something special for yourself AND bring home something special from Door County for that special someone this holiday season.

For personal Door County holiday travel assistance, call 1-800-527-3529 or visit to plan your next trip.

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SOURCE Door County Visitor Bureau