365 Things To Do in Lake Geneva, WI likes to bring our readers fun filled, affordable and family friendly events, and this one fits the bill on every level. Plan to join family and friends at the Kishwauketoe Nature Conservancy in Williams Bay this, Friday, October 20th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. to celebrate the 25th Annual Kishwauketoe Harvest Fest.
Plan to bring a few lawn chairs so you can sit and relax around the campfire, and make sure you don’t forget a stick for grilling so you can enjoy free hot dogs with all the trimmings, along with apples, cookies, marshmallows and more.
The evening’s activities include a night hike through the conservancy, music and more. Please plan to dress accordingly and if you plan to hike after sundown a flashlight is recommended.
365 Things To Do in Lake Geneva, WI has found a fun, affordable and family friendly event and it comes with a great big bonus to all you apple and pumpkin lovers out there. The Apple Barn Orchard and Winery in Elkhorn is open for apple and pumpkin picking this weekend!
Enjoy free admission, free parking and free tractor rides from 10:00am – 6:00pm on Saturday and from 11:00am to 5:00pm on Sunday. Plan to head out into the orchards to pick your own apples, or pick a few pumpkins.
Shop for arts and crafts, check out their selections of award winning apple and pear wines, buy an Apple Barn cookbook, or check out the store with goodies galore including apple cider donuts, caramel apples, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, Wisconsin cheese, honey, salsa, jellies and jams. Not into shopping? Just come out, sit and enjoy the entertainment they have scheduled. This is just a great and affordable way to spend a nice day with friends and family.
The Walworth County Public Works Department will be conducting their Annual Clean Sweep program this Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th, so now is the perfect time to start purging those outdated products! The yearly program helps Walworth County residents dispose of unused and unwanted products that contain chemicals that are labeled poison, caution, flammable, warning or danger.
The program is free of charge to Walworth County household residents and no appointment is necessary. This is the time of year to check your garages, sheds and basements for products that have expired or are no longer needed. Safely dispose of fertilizers, pesticides, varnish, stain, motor oil and more. See Clean Sweep for a complete list of what items will be accepted.
Collection locations and times have changed since last year, so please take a moment to check for the location nearest you. Household items will be collected on Friday, October 6th from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 490 Richmond Road (CTH M & P) in the City of Delavan and at the City of Whitewater Public Works Complex, 150 East Starin Rd. in Whitewater. Collections will be accepted on Saturday, October 7th from 8:00 a.m. to noon at the Walworth County Public Works Department at W4097 County Road NN in Elkhorn.
Since 1992 the Household Clean Sweep program has collected well over 514,000 pounds of hazardous waste from county residents. Properly disposing of these items is an important part of keeping our county’s natural resources and ground water clean and uncontaminated.
Bob Webster of Keefe Real Estate in Lake Geneva was involved in the closing of this North Shore Lake Geneva lake front home this week. The property was on the market for $3,325,000 and has 180′ of ideal level lake frontage. Contact Bob Webster of Keefe Real Estate in Lake Geneva at 262-348-3233 for more information.
Bob Webster of Keefe Real Estate in Lake Geneva Wisconsin was involved in this Lake Geneva lake front real estate closing on the South Shore of Lake Geneva that closed in August for $2.2 Million. It represented the 20th Lake Geneva lake front closing so far year to date in 2017.
There’s been 16 Lake Geneva lakefront real estate closings so far in 2017. There were 4 closings in each of the months of March, April and June with June having the highest total dollar volume of of just over $14M. There is a very impressive current inventory of homes for sale at the present time. Here is a link to the present inventory: Current Lake Geneva Lakefront inventory. Contact Bob Webster of Keefe Real Estate 262-348-3233 for more details.
Here are the May 2017 Housing stats for Walworth County. The number of sales was 214. Take a look at the chart below, notice anything interesting? I’ll give you a hint, 214 is the 3rd highest number of monthly sale over the last 10 years, only June of 2016 and June of 2015 was higher. Based on this, I predict June of this year will break that record. Stay tuned!