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Schnee Days 2023

January 27 - January 29

A weekend full of snow celebrations! Schnee (Snow) Days winter festival offers family friendly activities throughout the weekend like the 5k SchneeLauf run\walk, chili cook-off competition, spirits stroll, live music, ice cube hunt, snowshoeing, sledding activities, and snow much more!

2023 Schedule of Events 

Friday, January 27

3 PM – Close – Flannel Friday at SwitchGear Brewing Company — Wear a flannel, get 1/2 off your first pint or wear a SwitchGear flannel and get your first pint free, along with flight discounts!

5 PM – 7 PM – Sip ‘n Schnee at Vintage Elkhart Lake — Get your tickets HERE

5 PM – Fish Fries & Fires — Quit Qui Oc Golf Course’s fish fry is one of the best, so grab a traditional Friday night fish fry and head out to the outdoor fires afterwards with a drink and a few friends.

7:30 PM – Live Music by Acoustic Blu in the Elk Room at The Osthoff Resort

8-12PM – Live Music by The Dave Steffen Band at The Shore Club Theater

Saturday, January 28

8:45-9:45AM – Registration for the 2 mile/5K – FUN Run/Walk SchneeLauf Race at Quit Qui Oc Golf Club

10 AM-2 PM – Cozy Crafts & Cocoa for the Kids at the Elkhart Lake Public Library

10AM – 4PM – Disc Golf Challenge at Road America — Pre-register HERE

9AM-4PM– Sledding at Road America — Pre-register HERE

10AM – Start of the 2 mile/5K – FUN Run/Walk SchneeLauf Race at Quit Qui Oc Golf Club on Golf Course Road

10AM-3PM – Snow Shoeing at Quit Qui Oc Golf Club (Snowshoe rental available at Quit Qui Oc. For more information call 920.876.2833)

10AM-2PM – Schnee Days Brunch at Lake Street Café

11AM-5PM– Open Ice Skating at June Vollrath Park (please bring your own skates)
Sledding at the Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah school hill and other outdoor activities around the village

2PM-6PM – Schnee Days Spirits Stroll — Find a variety of drink specials at the various businesses around the area.

2:30PM-3:30PM – “Old Fashioneds” Cocktail Class at Paddock Club — Please call, 920-876-3288, to reserve your spot for $25

4PM-5:30PM – Wine & Paint at Vintage Elkhart Lake — Get your tickets HERE

5PM-7PM – Moonlight Snowshoe Stroll — Join us at Quit Qui Oc Golf Course for a 1.25 mile stroll on a trail that will be lit with lanterns on the back nine of the golf course. Participants may hike or snow shoe the trail.

7 PM – Live Music Micah Olsan at The Osthoff Resort

8PM-12PM – Live Music by Sister Winchester at The Shore Club Theater


Sunday, January 29

8:30AM-9:30AM – Chili Cook-Off Drop Off at P.A.M.’s at Siebkens Resort — Enter your best chili into the Chili Cook-Off by bringing your entries to the kitchen door of P.A.M.’s (off the Siebkens Alley) between 8:30 and 9:30am.

10AM – Snowga at The Village Park — Snowga? That’s right! Bring your mat to the village park to “Namaste” in the Schnee.

11AM-2PM – Chili Cook-Off at Siebkens Resort — Taste a variety of chilis made by homemakers and commercial kitchens at P.A.M.’s of Siebkens Resort. The Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah Athletic Association will be serving up grilled cheese sandwiches and brats. P.A.M.’s and the Cocktail bar will be open at 11am.

12PM – Children’s Games & Ice Cube Hunt on The Shore Club front lawn


For more information and questions, please contact the Elkhart Lake Chamber of Commerce at 920-876-2922 or [email protected]


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