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Five Can’t-Miss Summer Events

In the summertime, Manitowoc’s downtown and parks are filled with can’t-miss festivals and events. Read more below about five upcoming summer events that you need to add to your calendar! 1. Wisconsin Sand Sculpting Festival One of this summer’s biggest events is the Wisconsin Sand Sculpting…

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Manitowoc

You don't need the luck of the Irish to find a spot in Manitowoc to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! With Irish-inspired bars and events, your rainbow leads here for holiday fun. Irish Pubs & Nightlife Manitowoc is home to great bars and pubs to enjoy a pint with friends, including specifically Irish…

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The Manitowoc Munch: Healthy Eats

There are a variety of reasons to seek healthy restaurants in your hometown and while on vacation. Whether you are looking for fresh ingredients, a light meal to hold you over until dinner or filling, nutritious meals, you can find it in Manitowoc. Don’t overlook the basics. A simple wrap or…

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Sip Manitowoc Mocktails for Dry January

Happy New Year! Although Manitowoc is known for its brewing history and drinking culture, there are plenty of ways to participate in Dry January. Whether you're abstaining from alcohol for the health benefits, pregnant, or looking to clear your head, you can participate in Dry January or enjoy a…

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Manitowoc Bucket List

Every destination has a few can't-miss attractions that make it special, and Manitowoc is no exception! From delicious cheese curds to quirky festivals and maritime adventure, Manitowoc is full of possibilities. Curated below is a list of ten activities you should add to your itinerary! 1. Explore…

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Local Gift Ideas in Manitowoc

With access to buying almost anything we want through online retailers and convenient two-day shipping, it can seem impossible to buy gifts for loved ones these days as we assume they already have what they want. One way around this is with unique, thoughtful gifts that the receiver didn't even know…

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Experience Christmas in the Mansion

When it comes to celebrating the holiday season, Manitowoc has a twinkling gem you won't want to miss. The Rahr-West Art Museum, with its stunning architecture and impressive art collection, transforms the mansion into a winter wonderland of Christmas trees and decorations that will make you feel…

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Trick or Treat Times for Manitowoc County

Halloween is coming up quickly — whether your costumes are ready or not! A favorite holiday tradition for many, trick or treating has become a spooky season staple in our community. Listed below are the hours for trick or treating in Manitowoc County locations. Manitowoc Trick or Treating: City of…

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4 Ways to Experience Spooky Season in Manitowoc

We are officially into the swing of October, and Halloween traditions surround us everywhere. There are those of us who love light-hearted activities such as carving pumpkins and trick-or-treating, and then there are those who live for scary movies, haunted houses, and ghost hunting. If you fall…

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The Ultimate Souvenir: Local Box Manitowoc County

It can be daunting to pick out the perfect souvenir that represents and encompasses a destination that you've visited. With so many hand-crafted and locally made goods, how do you make a selection? Let Progress Lakeshore help you by ordering the ultimate souvenir — their 2023 Local Box! Filled with…

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