2008 Circle Wisconsin Tour Planner

31 03 2008

2008 Circle WI Tour PlannerHave you received your 2008 Circle Wisconsin Tour Planner? This handy publiation is filled with attraction, lodging and CVB/Chamber profiles to help you find just the right Wisconsin itinerary. It even has several itinerary ideas for you!

Contact Peggy or Mary at Circle Wisconsin to receive your copy- 1-800-223-0652.


Spectacular Waterfalls

31 03 2008

Big ManitouDid you know that Northern Wisconsin is home to many spectacular waterfalls? If you are looking for a bit of light adventure for your group, consider a stop at one of our many State Parks that feature waterfalls, such as:

Amnicon State Park

Copper Falls State Park

Pattison State Park (Home of Big Manitou Falls- Wisconsin’s largest!)

Read more about all of our State Parks with a click here.

You’ll see more about including waterfall tour opportunities in your itineraries in our upcoming Spring Newsletter. (See our Fall Newsletter and join the e-newsletter mailing list).

Downloadable Group Tour Planners

28 03 2008

Want a tour planner right away? Just head to the Region 1 Resources tab above or click here.

We will keep adding more tour planners as they become available. Check back often!

Circle WI FAM Tour

26 03 2008

This June Circle Wisconsin will be hosting a FAM Tour that will highlight several members of Region 1. This is your chance to experience:

Woodson Art MuseumThe Wausau Area– including Willow Springs, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Van Der Geest Dairy and more.

The Minocqua-Woodruff and Arbor Vitae Area

Potawatomi Bingo/Northern Lights Casino

Madeline Island Ferry LineMadeline Island Ferry Line and Madeline Island 

Four Seasons Resort

Wild Eagle Lodge

To learn more about this FAM Tour Opportunity contact Peggy or Mary at Circle Wisconsin at 1-800-223-0652.

Gangsters and Northern Wisconsin

13 03 2008

The latest buzz in Wisconsin is all about Michael Mann’s new movie Public Enemies, starring Johnny Depp and Christian Bale. Many cities, large and small will be used for filming.

Original Four SeasonsWisconsin was the place for gangsters, including John Dillinger and Al Capone, to run to when the heat was on in Chicago. Even though they were on the run from the law, these gangsters still knew how to live in style.

The Four Seasons Resorton Miscauno Island has been rumored to be a retreat of Al Capone. The elegance and beauty that attracted Capone, and other celebrities, to this island retreat goes back 100 years. You can read more about the mysterious past of this resort on their website.

Cool Summer Concerts and Shows

12 03 2008

Catch some cool tunes on the warm Wisconsin summer breezes….

May 15- Riders In the Sky– Minocqua

June – August- Footloose– Northern Lights Playhouse  

June 5- The Lowe Family: Direct from Branson– Wausau

June 28- LeAnn Rimes– Wausau

June 20 – August 24- Forever Plaid– Fanny Hill Dinner Theatre

July 9 – 13- Brenda Lee, Joe Diffie and Lee Greenwood at the Northern WI State Fair

June – August- Shows under the big tent with guests such as Willie Nelson, The Wailin’ Jennys, Garrison Keillor and more!- Big Top Chautauqua