Events & Activities

November 1 - Decemeber 31


Resort Events

The Horse & Plow Huddle

Join us Monday nights for a LIVE broadcast of the Horse & Plow Huddle. Hosted by ESPN’s Homer and Gabe, this dinnertime event will break down the action each week with a former or current Packer player.
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Kohler Comedy Night

November 5 | 8pm
Destination Kohler welcomes three nationally touring Comedians for one night of laughter. Join us at the 4th Kohler Comedy Night, featuring Josh Sneed, Deb DiGiovanni and as headliner for the evening Wisconsin’s own Pete Lee.

Begins at 8:00pm at The American Club Great Lakes Ballroom. Overnight packages are available and include early access, VIP cocktail seating & beverage voucher. General admission tickets are $28.75 per person, price includes taxes and fees.
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Holiday Market

November 18-20
Since 1982, The Wisconsin Holiday Market has become a Christmas tradition at The American Club. More than 100 merchants and artisans display their finest wares in a glittering old- fashioned holiday market setting. Choose from heirloom Santa’s, hand-painted dishes, scented candles, painted sleds, hand-crafted dolls, Christmas ornaments, homemade jams and jellies, holiday floral arrangements, framed prints and more. Enjoy live entertainment while you browse the many vendor booths.
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Snowball Run (5K)

December 17
The ultimate race for winter fitness fans. Combine your love of snow with your morning workout, and join us for a brisk morning run. This gun-start run begins at The Shops at Woodlake and takes you through the picturesque Village of Kohler. Enjoy some snacks, warm drink or even a Bloody Mary at the finish line.

Resort Activities

Self-Guided Hiking

Nearly 300 acres are maintained in a natural state and are perfect for self-guided hiking. Trails wind throughout the preserve and afford the privilege of viewing wildlife firsthand. Guest passes are required.
Individual $20
Family $40

Self-Guided Fishing

Some of the best fishing in the state is available in the fall and spring as trout and salmon make their way upstream in the Sheboygan River. Anglers must provide their own fishing gear and applicable licenses. Guest passes are required.
Individual Guest Pass $20
Family Guest Pass $40

Shooting Sports

Sharpen your shooting skills on either our Trap or 5-Stand clay shooting courses. Trap is geared towards the beginner while 5-Stand is set up for the more experienced shooter. Equipment and instruction are available. Reservations available from 8am to 3pm.
Trap (25 targets) $20
5-Stand(25 targets) $25
Shotgun Rental $18
Shells (per box) $12.50

Pheasant Hunting

Hunt upland game birds on more than 200 acres with one of our expert guides and well-trained dogs. Different prairie grasses and plantings, along with the surrounding river and woods, present a variety of hunting conditions. Experienced hunters only. Reservations are available at either 9am or 1pm. Minimum release of six birds per field or three birds per hunter. A hunting pass is required.
Individual Hunt Pass $70
Guide and Dog $155
Pheasant $28/each
Chukar $23/each

Air Rifle Rental

Shooting fun for any age. Adult supervision required for those under 18 years of age. An air rifle, targets and ammunition is provided. 1 hour reservations available
from 8am-3pm daily
Per rifle $20

Cross-Country Skiing

Winter is truly a special time , as the snow-covered landscape provides a pristine backdrop for invigorating adventures. Head off on more than 18 miles of ski trails winding through wooded vistas and rolling meadows. Lodging reservations at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake are required for nonmembers as well as the purchase of an entry pass for access to the trail system. Rental equipment is available at The American Club for a nominal fee; limited availability.
Individual entry pass $20
Family entry pass $40

Sledding at Ravine Park

Contact the concierge for additional information.

Bowling on Ice & Bavarian Curling (Friday & Saturday only)

Contact the concierge for additional information.

Caroling in the Library

December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30

Cookie Decorating at The American Club

December 3,10 and 17 | 2-3pm

Culinary Events

Five-Star Dine Around

November 3, 2016
Enjoy delectable dishes, fine wines and personal interaction with the chefs as you are transported through the Village to a select group of five Kohler restaurants.

Breakfast with Santa

December 3 and December 17
The American Club invites your family to experience a delightful event that celebrates the spirit of the season.  Enjoy a delicious breakfast, live music and games as well as a very special visit from Santa himself.
Location: The American Club- The Grand Hall of the Great Lakes
Time: 9:30–11:00 am
Adults - $30 | Children ages 3-12 $22 | Children under 3 complimentary
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Chef's Table Dinner Series

Join us in Destination Kohler for the first-of-its-kind, Chef’s Table Dinner Series. Delight in a three-course dinner demonstrated, prepared and served by a featured Destination Kohler chef.
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Culinary Skills

Take your cooking expertise to the next level at the Demonstration Kitchen. Prep and cook alongside our culinary experts as they guide you through topics from knife skills to pasta making. It’s a fun, hands-on way to learn basic and advanced culinary tips and techniques.
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Kids Cooking Classes

Start your aspiring chef on the path to becoming a gourmet with Kids Cooking Camp. Located at the Demonstration Kitchen, each hands-on class challenges kids to mix, measure, bake and cook their way to a complete meal. They’ll learn kitchen safety, knife skills and other culinary fundamentals including how to follow recipes—all in a fun and creative environment.
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Spa Evemts

Kerstin Florian Peel Event

November 18 | 12-4pm
After a long summer of sunscreen and sunburns, your face is ready for a rejuvenating facial! Join Kerstin Florian experts and receive a mini facial with peel to help brighten skin tone, even out fine lines and wrinkles, and bring your skin back to its natural glow. 

$30 per person, includes a 25-minute facial plus a $25 credit to apply towards any retail purchase of $50 or more in the Spa Boutique. Advance reservations are required. Please contact Katrina Schuchardt at 920-453-2815 or to reserve your appointment. Space is limited. Registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable for special events. Access to full spa facilities not available for event attendees.


December 5 | 4-6pm or 6-8pm
Join us Monday, December 5 for our annual Spaliday Celebration as the holiday spirit comes alive in the relaxing atmosphere of Kohler Waters Spa in Kohler, Wisconsin. Mingle with spa industry experts and representatives; learn tips, tricks and techniques; enjoy one-night-only savings on holiday gift sets and signature products; experience two mini-spa treatments; and taste a variety of delicious hors d’oeuvres and refreshments. $35 per person. Two sessions 4-6pm and 6-8pm

Day of Beauty with the Clinic of Cosmetic Surgery!

December 6 | 10am-6pm
Kohler Waters Spa and The Clinic of Cosmetic Surgery are once again partnering for a day of beauty & wellness in Kohler. Meet Dr. Mark Blake from the Clinic and enjoy special pricing on injection treatments including Botox and dermal fillers done in the beauty and privacy of a Kohler Waters Spa treatment room. All guests receive complimentary spa access for the day with the purchase of a service and 20% off all spa services. Each 30 minute appointment includes education, consultation and injection treatment (dermal fillers or Botox).

Introductory Pricing: Botox: One area = $295, Two areas = $475, Three areas = $695; Dermal Filler = $695 per syringe. Prices reflects a savings of 10% off Botox and $200 off dermal fillers. Special – save $100 off a Botox AND dermal filler treatment during the same 30 minute appointment.

Advance reservations required. 24 Hour Cancellation policy applies or you will be charged the Botox one area fee. Please contact Katrina Schuchardt at 920-453-2815 or to reserve your appointment. Completion of a health history form required prior to appointment. The Clinic of Cosmetic Surgery has three locations in southeastern Wisconsin. Learn more at

Shopping Events

Ladies Night Out

November 10 | 5-8pm
The Shops at Woodlake

Grab your girlfriends, kick up your heels and join us for a fabulous event!  Promotions, special events and holiday tastings.

Set the Season Aglow

November 25
Welcome the season at the 11th annual Set the Season Aglow Tree Lighting, Designed for the entire family, this day of holiday events includes reindeer, a visit from Santa, horse-drawn wagon rides and a dazzling tree-lighting ceremony with live musical entertainment.

10am-6pm: The Shops at Woodlake Kohler Holiday Customer Service Center opens for the season.

1-5pm: Visit with Santa at Movers & Shakers Kids Toys

2-6pm: Complimentary horse-drawn carriage rides at The Shops at Woodlake Kohler

2-6pm: Reindeer exhibit

5:30pm: Tree lighting

Live musical entertainment presented by Hometown Harmony Tradition. Holiday greetings and the lighting of a spectacular Christmas tree over 20 feet tall.

Explore our collection of shops and discover more exciting promotions and complimentary events. Shop early for special savings in select stores see details below.

Art Imig's Clothiers
Special promotions from 8-10am. Buy one, get the second 25% off. Equal or lesser value. Entire inventory. One day only.

Baker Odds & Ends
Shop early for special promotions from 8-10am. Save an extra 25% off on all accessories and an extra 20% off Odds & Ends furniture. Some exclusions apply. Cannot be combined with other offers or applied to prior purchases.

Craverie Chocolatier Café
Outdoor hot chocolate bar from 1-5pm. Purchase a bottle of wine and receive 25% off our 9-piece box of KOHLER Original Recipe Chocolates or purchase a large box of our KOHLER Original Recipe Chocolates Terrapin Mix and get the second box at 50% off.

Enjoy 9” pizzas for $5.00, dine-in only and $5.00 Italian Holiday Cocktails.

Complimentary Aromaland essential oil room spray with a single merchandise or service purchase of $50 or more.

With a purchase of $100 or more, receive one free pair of Marianna earrings. Valid on regular-priced merchandise only.

Kohler Gardener
Early morning gardeners, please join us from 8-10am for extra special savings. Find great gifts for the gardeners on your list. With the purchase of $50, receive $5 in Kohler Gardener bucks to use on a future purchase. Offer valid on regular-priced merchandise only.

Kohler Swing Studio & Golf Shop
Save 30-50% off selected apparel. Stop in for your chance to win a one hour simulator rental or a one hour lesson with video analysis.

Movers & Shakers Kids Toys
Get a jump-start on your shopping from 8-10am and receive extra savings on all purchases. Santa will be dropping by to pick up his mail and visit with guests from 1-5. Stop in and let him know if you’ve been naughty or nice this year! While you are here, don’t forget to write your letter to Santa and his Elves and drop it in our Santa Mailbox headed directly to the North Pole.

Salon Aura
Relax and enjoy a complimentary stress-relieving ritual or two while you find the gifts for the people you love: limited edition gift sets, gift cards or custom gifts. As you shop, select your percentage off with a special drawing-spend $50 or more on products and that percentage will be doubled!

Please join us at 8am for exclusive shopping discounts and some early morning coffee and cookies! Tis the season to celebrate and enjoy 20% off all comfy-cozy bathrobes and throws. Offer valid on November 25th only. No other discounts apply. Regular-priced merchandise only.

Sweet Potato’s
Sweet Potato’s will not only re-fuel you with warm, caffeinated beverages and yummy treats, but you can take advantage of EXTRA special early bird discounts from 6-10am! Discounts will continue throughout the day, so be sure to shop Sweet Potato’s for gifts everyone is sure to love.

Wisconsin Trader
Shop 8-10am for surprise discounts throughout the store. Fill your home with the aromatic scent of Frasier Fir this holiday season! Receive a free gift with a Thymes Frasier Fir purchase of $30 or more. While supplies last.

With Child Maternity & Baby Boutique
Stop in and try out the new veggie dye Hair Strips by BINK'd, water based tattoos for your hair.

Woodlake Market Demonstrations
Kohler Original Recipe Chocolate  4-6pm
Holiday wines  4-5pm

Yoga on the Lakes
Om for the holidays. Receive 25% off any regular-priced yoga apparel item.

Movers & Shakers Kids Toys

November 25 - December 24
Skip the hustle and bustle of big-box stores, and find all your child’s favorites at Movers & Shakers Kids Toys.  More than a toy store, this unique shop is an experience.  Guests are greeted with a fairy-tale environment complete with exciting toys, books, fun games and much more.

Visit with Santa 
    Friday, November 25 | 1-5pm
    Saturdays, November 26 through December 20 | 1-3pm

Toys for Tots 
    November 25 – December 19
    Bring a new, unwrapped toy for our Toys for Tots collection box

Letters to Santa
    November 25 – December 24
Kids can post their holiday wish lists to the North Pole in our Santa mailbox

Holiday Customer Service Center

November 25 - December 24
Make what’s under your tree beautiful with complimentary gift wrapping.  Bring all your Shops at Woodlake Kohler purchases to The Shops at Woodlake Customer Service Center, and our team will put the final touches on your special finds.
Monday–Saturday  11am-6pm
Sundays  11am-5pm
Christmas Eve  10am-4pm

Holiday Dining

Holiday Market Luncheon Buffet

November 18 and November 19

The Wisconsin Room
$18.95, plus tax and gratuity


November 24

Blackwolf Run
11am-5pm Thanksgiving Buffet
$38 Adults, $16 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free; plus tax and gratuity
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Grand Hall of the Great Lakes Grand Harvest Buffet
$52 Adults, $18 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free; plus tax and gratuity

Horse & Plow
11am-4pm Lunch 4-10pm Dinner

The Immigrant Restaurant
4-8 pm Thanksgiving Day Chef’s Tasting Menu - À la carte menu also available
Served on Thanksgiving Day 11/24, Friday, 11/25 and Saturday, 11/26
$115 Tasting Menu, $190 with Standard Wine Pairing, plus tax and gratuity

The Wisconsin Room
7-10am À la Carte Breakfast
Noon-6pm Thanksgiving Day Buffet
$54 Adults, $18 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free; plus tax and gratuity

Cucina, Craverie & Whistling Straits

Feast of the Seven Fishes Buffet

December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

The Wisconsin Room
Menu posted weekly; Includes a glass of Sparkling Wine/Sparkling Cider
$55 Adults, $18 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free; plus tax and gratuity.

Holiday Afternoon Tea

December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17

The Wisconsin Room
$30 Adults, $14 Children’s Tea, plus tax and gratuity

Breakfast with Santa

December 3, 17

Grand Hall of the Great Lakes
$33 Adults, $21 Children ages 3-12, under 3 years free, includes gratuity, plus tax

Mistletoe Brunch

December 4, 11, 18, 25

The Wisconsin Room
$42 Adults, $16 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free; plus tax and gratuity

Christmas Eve

December 24

Blackwolf Run
11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5-9pm Regular Dinner Menu, plus evening specials

11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5:30-9:30pm Regular Dinner Menu, plus evening specials


Horse & Plow
11am-4pm Lunch
4-10pm Dinner

The Immigrant Restaurant
5:30-9pm Special Christmas Tasting Menu and Regular À la Carte Menu also available
$120 per person, $190 with Wine Pairing, plus tax and gratuity

Whistling Straits
5-9pm Special À la Carte Menu only

The Wisconsin Room
7-11am À la Carte Breakfast or Breakfast Buffet
5:30-9pm Special Three Course Prix Fixe Menu $72
Special Children’s Menu Available – no regular menu available

Christmas Day

December 25

Blackwolf Run
11am-5pm Special Buffet Menu - $38 Adults, $16 Children 4-12 years, under 4 years free, plus tax and gratuity
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4-9pm Regular Dinner Menu

Horse & Plow
11am-4pm Lunch
4-10pm Dinner

The Wisconsin Room
7-9am À la Carte Breakfast
9am-1pm Mistletoe Brunch
4-8pm Special Three Course Prix Fixe Menu $72
Special Children’s Menu Available – no regular menu available

Craverie, The Immigrant Restaurant and Whistling Straits

New Year's Eve

December 31

Blackwolf Run
11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5-9pm Regular Dinner Menu, plus evening specials

11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5-9:30pm Regular Dinner Menu, plus evening specials


Horse & Plow
11am-4pm Lunch
4-10pm Dinner 
10pm-Midnight Bar Menu
10pm-1am Live Band and Party

The Immigrant Restaurant
6-10pm Five or Seven Course Tasting Menu (This is the only menu available on December 31) 
$125-$240 per person, $195-$330 with Wine Pairing, plus tax and gratuity
Winery Entertainment 10pm-2am

Whistling Straits
11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5-9pm Regular Dinner Menu, plus evening specials

The Wisconsin Room
7-11am À la Carte Breakfast or Breakfast Buffet
5:30-10pm Special Prix Fixe Menu $92 or $125 includes wines with dinner, plus tax and gratuity, no regular menu available

New Year's Day

January 1

Blackwolf Run
7-11am Breakfast Buffet
11am-5pm Lunch
5-9pm Dinner

11am-5pm Regular Lunch Menu
5-9:30pm Regular Dinner Menu


Horse & Plow
11am-4pm Lunch
4-10pm Dinner

The Immigrant Restaurant and Whistling Straits

The Wisconsin Room
7-9am À la Carte Breakfast
9am-1pm Brunch
5:30-9pm Regular Dinner Menu

Please call  to make a reservation.

All menus subject to change due to market availability. Programming Subject to Change. Admission to this event constitutes implied consent to be photographed and to have those photographs published by Kohler Co. in any manner for commercial purposes.