Football season for the Green Bay Packers is soon to come to an end, but that doesn’t mean your excuse for a winter getaway has to stop. In fact, now is truly one of the best times to come to Green Bay. There’s plenty of exciting outdoor recreation to be enjoyed in the parks and lakes of Green Bay during these cold winter months, and of course the city itself keeps on being a great place to enjoy some quiet respite and relaxation–especially after a busy holiday and/or football season. The quiet ambiance of our historic Inn is the perfect place to find just what you’re looking for. Book your winter getaway with us today, and explore the peaceful side of Green Bay this winter. (more…)
Whether you’re in town for a Packers Game, visiting friends or family, or just exploring the area, Green Bay is a wonderful place to be this winter. The holidays are a wonderful time of year to gather with friends and family, to keep up with long-standing traditions, and to make memories that will last a lifetime. Though this is one of the busiest seasons for many families, it’s also a wonderful time to getaway from the hectic rush of our over-scheduled lives. Wrap up what has been another magical holiday season in Green Bay with a little shopping, great dining, a night of entertainment, and more. Book your room at our historic Green Bay Bed and Breakfast today. (more…)
It’s no secret that the star attraction in the charming town of Green Bay are the hometown favorites, the Green Bay Packers. For Green Bay natives, there is no better time of year than football season, where the local atmosphere is ripe with the legends of Packer’s Football, and weekends are filled with exciting games and tailgating at Lambeau Field. Last week’s heart-stopping finish to the game against the Detroit Lions, with Aaron Rodgers’ 61 yard hail mary touchdown pass, was about as exciting as it gets in Green Bay. The next game at Lambeau Field takes place this weekend against the Dallas Cowboys, followed by the final home game of the regular season against the Minnesota Vikings on January 3rd. If you’re in town for the Packers game this weekend, there are plenty of things in and around Green Bay to enjoy throughout your stay. Stay with us over the weekend, and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere at our historic Bed and Breakfast. (more…)
Fall has firmly descended upon us in Green Bay, and fall activities are well under way in the city of green and gold. It was evident last weekend with a packed Lambeau Field that Green Bay’s football season is here to stay for the next several months. Though the Packer’s are wonderful and we take every opportunity possible to talk about them and support them, there is truly so much more to Green Bay than the cheeseheads that tailgate at Lambeau Field and make the Packers a part of their everyday life. It doesn’t matter whether you choose to celebrate future Packer victories or whether you’d rather spend your time enjoying the other facets of Green Bay’s culture. We know one thing for sure: There are a tremendous variety of fall activities in Green Bay that will keep you busy and having a wonderful time. To take part in this year’s celebration of all things fall, book your room at our historic Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast today. (more…)
The weather is heating up, and summer is quickly on its way to northern Wisconsin. Green Bay is a wonderful place to visit, with plenty of activities to enjoy any time of year, but summer’s in Green Bay are especially fun. From exploring parks and waterways or hitting the greens at local golf courses, to browsing the Farmer’s markets or enjoying good food, music, and cultural events, Green Bay is a wonderful place to enjoy some of the best summer activities Wisconsin has to offer. If you’re looking to create summer memories you’ll never forget, don’t hesitate to book your room at our historic Bed and Breakfast near downtown Green Bay today. (more…)
With thousands of acres dedicated to parks and trails for recreational use, Green Bay is a city with abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. Whether it’s rugged terrain for biking and hiking, participating in year-round organized sports, or taking a relaxing stroll through manicured gardens and natural spaces, Green Bay has something for everyone to enjoy. This spring, Green Bay will once again be hosting some wonderful walks and runs throughout the city, including the popular Green Bay Marathon. If you plan to participate or just watch these fun Green Bay activities, then the Astor House is the perfect place to stay. Book your room at our historic Bed and Breakfast now, so you’ll have a quiet retreat waiting for you at the end of a long day. (more…)
Green Bay is a wonderful town to visit in Northern Wisconsin. As Wisconsin’s oldest settlement, and with plenty to do and see in Green Bay, it has become a popular weekend getaway destination for many. But for many, Green Bay is also a stopping off point along the way, as they explore the quiet and beautiful reaches of shoreline that extend beyond this historic town. One such place to explore along the quiet shores of Lake Michigan is the sleepy little town of Algoma. Make us your home base during your trip to Green Bay this spring, and enjoy the quiet exploration of Wisconsin’s most beautiful region. (more…)
If you’re looking for a quiet and relaxing place to getaway this winter, then the charming city of Green Bay, nestled on the shores of Lake Michigan in Northern Wisconsin, should be next on your list. Green Bay, of course known for Packer Football, is a surprisingly wonderful destination for art lovers. In the Green Bay art scene you’ll find it all, from beautiful locally produced art to top quality performing arts. Art enthusiasts can spend their days in Green Bay browsing local art galleries, taking in spectacular performances at the various Green Bay venues, or even getting involved and making art at local classes and events. Book your room at our charming Bed and Breakfast today, and get ready to discover the world of Green Bay arts.
Discovering Green Bay Art
One of the gems of the Green Bay Arts community is the ARTgarage. The ARTgarage is a space unique to the community of Green Bay, and is a place to both discover and explore the world of art. The ARTgarage, which exists today in The Cannery on Olde Main, is itself a historic treasure of Green Bay. This classic building is an important piece of the redevelopment of this portion of historic Green Bay, and features beautiful Cream City brick walls, high wooden ceilings, and a cracked and stained cement floor. There can be no better home for the artists of Green Bay. Inside the ARTgarage, you’ll find a wonderful variety of gallery exhibits, which change on a monthly basis. In addition to these beautiful displays, artists themselves rent space in the Front Gallery for a minimal fee and commission on sales, ensuring that guests will have access to the finest local art Green Bay has to offer. In the heart of the ARTgarage space are several artist studios, where local artists are hard at work on their latest creations. If you’re looking for a hands-on experience, you may want to check out the wonderful classes and workshops offered by the ARTgarage.
If your idea of a fun night out is dinner and a show, then Green Bay’s performing arts won’t disaappoint. Musicians and comedians take the stage at the beautiful turn-of-the-century style Meyer Theater. In addition to a variety of live performances, the Meyer Theater is also home to Let Me Be Frank Productions, which is a fun locally produced musical variety show sure to entertain. The larger Weidener Center is a great place to catch a variety of acts, from Broadway shows and comedies, to orchestras and pop acts. And of course, there’s Green Bay’s largest venue, the Resch Center, which hosts big-name touring acts that travel across the country. In March, you’ll also be able to enjoy the Green Bay Film Festival, where you can watch a variety of films, including Wisconsin-made films, and even meet filmmakers. No matter how you choose to enjoy your time in Green Bay, making Green Bay Art a part of your trip will serve to make your experience both unique and memorable. To begin your artistic journey, book your room at our Green Bay Bed and Breakfast today.
The holiday season is coming to an end, days are getting brighter as the Winter Solstice has come and gone, and 2015 is nearly upon us. This may come as a surprise, but winter is a spectacular time of the year to visit Green Bay. As we begin to enjoy the increasing hours of sunlight, we think a getaway to our Green Bay, Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast is the perfect way to spend some time this winter. Whether you’re into adventures in the cold, chilly outdoors, or whether you’d rather find a cozy event to enjoy indoors, Green Bay has plenty of winter events and activities to keep you busy. Book your room at our historic Bed and Breakfast today, and come enjoy one of more of Green Bay’s exciting winter events with us. (more…)
There’s something about these colder months that brings out the romantic in all of us. It’s a time to let go of schedules and hurried, chaotic lifestyles; a time to sit back and enjoy the company of loved ones. Green Bay, a town full of hidden treasures to explore, is home to all of the city amenities that make romantic getaways exciting, while still offering guests the quiet charm of a smaller town. Come to Green Bay for a romantic getaway, and you can spend your time shopping the stores of downtown, sampling local fare at Green Bay’s exquisite restaurants, sipping wine at local wineries, sampling local breweries, relaxing at a day spa, or getting outside for some adventure. Green Bay has everything you need to relax and enjoy the romantic feel of the winter season. Book your getaway to Green Bay today. (more…)