January 6, 2020

The Ultimate Whitewater, WI Bucket List

Whitewater is a quaint midwestern town with fantastic eateries, breathtaking scenery, and attractions dotted all around. There is a lot to do and see here so we’ve put together our ultimate Whitewater bucket list so you won’t miss a thing!   𝤿 Explore Kettle Moraine State Forest: Spend the day connecting with nature. Take a hike through thick forest groves, horseback ride around the park, go on a scenic bike ride, the possibilities are endless! To plan your trip read our blog Hiking, Biking, and Riding in Kettle Moraine State Park.   𝤿 Grab a bite at The Black Sheep: For some of the finest farm-to-table fare you may ever taste, head to The Black Sheep in downtown Whitewater. Sit back and enjoy familiar dishes elevated with the freshest ingredients from farms around town.    𝤿 Peruse White Elephant Antique Shop: Head into this antique shop with an open mind and you’ll come out with treasures galore. Find the perfect accessory to tie your home together or a nostalgic gift for a dear friend.    𝤿 Visit Old World Wisconsin: Step back into the past at Old World Wisconsin where you can learn about early pioneer life and how the original Wisconsin residents shaped our culture to the loving midwest lifestyle that is still alive today. To learn more, read our blog post A Perfect Day at Old World Wisconsin.   𝤿 Taste a Flight from Second Salem Brewing Company: This microbrewery is a favorite for locals and visitors alike and produces some of the best brews around. Head into their urban taproom and order a flight of beers and some tasty pub food.   𝤿 Catch a Show at the Young Auditorium: The Young Auditorium on UwW-Whiteater’s campus is the perfect venue to spend an evening. You’ll find student shows and theater performances to musical acts by the band and jazz groups, and national touring groups visiting Whitewater.    𝤿 Visit the Fuzzy Pig Country Mall: Just south of Whitewater on a picturesque little farm lies a renovated barn with an incredible gift shop marketplace that is worth the detour. You’ll get lost exploring the women’s boutique, the antique mall, the eclectic giftware section, or the 75 different scents of candles.    𝤿 Tour Studio 84: A local non-profit in Whitewater gives disabled residents a creative outlet through art. You may be surprised at the depth and color of these wonderful paintings. Pick up a postcard and help this group grow.    𝤿 Enjoy a Picnic at Cravath Lakefront Park: Head to this lakefront park in downtown for incredible views of the lake. Bring a blanket and enjoy your picnic on the grassy lawn or head to the romantic gazebo for a lovely afternoon.    𝤿 Stay at the Hamilton House Bed & Breakfast: Just blocks from downtown, the Hamilton House is the perfect place to stay while you enjoy wonderful Whitewater, WI. Walk to all the best restaurants & parks and come home to a welcoming room with cozy amenities and grand common areas to help you relax.   Whitewater really is something special. Come for a day or stay for a week! There is so much to do around town and you may never tire of classic charm that surrounds this town.    Ready to explore your way through Whitewater, WI? Book a stay at the lovely Hamilton House Bed & Breakfast in downtown Whitewater, just minutes from Kettle Moraine State Park.