Welcome to the Good Life

Nothing brings us together like relaxing lakeside, toasting marshmallows around a roaring bonfire or a boat ride across the lake at sunset. So leave the overscheduled world behind and start making memories in Green Lake. With clean, fresh waters to play in, endless miles of hiking and biking trails and vibrant fun-filled festivals, there is simply no better place to reconnect with each other. An hour away but worlds apart, come connect with the Good Life in Green Lake.

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  • With more than your fair share of options for events, lodging, dining, and overall fun, you’ll be able to stay as busy (or not) as you want when you come to Green Lake, WI. To learn more about our town and all the happenings in and around it, including information about our businesses and spectacular events, simply just view our visitors guide online!

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Known as the oldest resort town west of Niagara Falls, Green Lake is a picturesque community nestled on the shores of Wisconsin’s deepest natural inland lake, boasting 27.5 miles of shoreline. This quiet place to unwind is only 180 miles north of Chicago, and 90 minutes from Green Bay, Madison and Milwaukee, and offers spectacular scenery and on-the-water recreation in all seasons.

green lake 100 | may 28, 2017 | all day | green lake watershed

we don’t know about you…but we’re getting excited for a new event coming to green lake! a bike race around our watershed that will go to benefit and improve biking in the green lake area…it’s a ride for the ages.  click here for more information or to register for the event.



Green Lake will keep you busy with events and festivals such as Concerts in the Park all summer, fireworks on the lake for Fourth of July, the free Green Lake County Fair, Fine Arts Show and the Green Lake County Fair in August, the Wisconsin State Chili Cook-off and Harvest Fest in September, and musical and cultural events at the Historic Thrasher Opera House all year long.  Be sure to check the calendar of events for all of the details.  Visit Green Lake and live “The Good Life.”