Holiday 50/50 Cash Raffle

Explore Waterford is having a 50/50 cash raffle to help us continue on in bringing our Businesses and Community together! Through holding great events like Celebrate Waterford and The Winter Wonderland Parade to community projects such as Adopt a Planter, renovating River Bend Park  and  Home Beautiful ,  Explore Waterford depends on volunteers and the generosity of our community to keep us moving forward.  You can find raffle tickets at these incredible businesses : Waterford Stillhouse, Midwest Pet Feed, Artistic Piano, 2 Fancie Gals, Home State Bank, Creative Spaces Studio and Riverside Studio ( Chi Trees and Oils). Win 50% in [...]

12 Days of Holiday Cheer: Elf on the Store Shelf & Christmas in the Village

Friday & Saturday, November 18th and 19th is Waterford's Annual Christmas in the Village - This will be the time to kick off our "Elf on the Store Shelf" event! Every day, starting 11/18  our elf "Sir Water Ford" will be in a different business in Waterford.  This event will end on December 18th. **Look for the clue posted on Explore Waterford's Facebook Page and Instagram - the first 5 people to find him each day get entered to  win a prize drawing on December 18th!!

12 Days of Christmas: Giving Thanks

Each participating business will have a "Board" or a "Wall" where you can post what you are thankful for.  Everyone that posts will  be entered to win a prize.  Drawing will be on November 23rd. Participating businesses are: Chi Trees & Oils, Kojis Produce, North Waters Esthetics, Kravings, Waterford Stillhouse, Reads by the River Noble House General Store and DJ Custom Floral Shop

Community Decorating Day

Help to decorate our community for the Holidays!  Friday, November 25th between 10am - 5pm Choose the area that you would like to decorate ! Call or email to director@explorewaterford.com to sign up!  Time frames will vary depending on job and people helping     Christmas Tree  Call 262-534-5911 Corner Park Decorating  Call 262-534-5911 Decorate the Bridge!  Call 262-534-5911 The Wall at Hwy 36 & Main Street  Call 262-534-5911 Adopt a Planter on Main Street  https://1drv.ms/w/s!Aq0zYaFca6H4h3svXA_ImYy0OM5q?e=PBvChR

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Giving Tuesday

Starting Nov 25 , participating businesses will have a barrel outside their business and gather items for a charity of their choice. The Business that has the fullest barrel by Giving Tuesday evening will win a donation to the charity of their choice in their name! Random Acts of Kindness Cards will be available at local businesses to inspire  our community , especially in this holiday season

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Small Business Saturday!

Mark your calendars for this INCREDIBLE HOLIDAY SHOPPING DAY! NOV 26 is SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY and we are going to be kicking off the Holiday Season right! Participating , local businesses will have incredible deals for all your gift giving needs PLUS for every $25 you spend in their shop you will get 1 raffle entry for a chance to win a GRAND PRIZE Gift Basket! Enjoy Christmas Carolers in authentic caroling attire strolling down Main Street for your enjoyment. Rumor has it Elsa , Anna and Olaf will be visiting our quaint downtown as well! There will be a Holiday [...]

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Stocking Stuffer Saturday

Spark Loyalty and Explore Waterford continues their 12 Days of Holiday Cheer with Stocking Stuffer Saturday! ST Nick's is Tuesday Dec 6 - Lots of wonderful gifts @ Waterford businesses and don't forget your fur babies and significant others as well!  Promotion during open business hours

The Winter Wonderland Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting & Santa Visits

Parade, Choir & Tree Lighting,  Visits with Santa, Fireworks! - in that order! Hundreds of Waterford and surrounding area residents celebrate Christmas in the streets every year on the first Saturday of December. The parade begins promptly at 5:30 when the VFW steps out to lead the march through downtown as children and families excitedly wait for the colorful, sparkling lights and, of course, candy! Many businesses and organizations participate with brightly lit floats and other vehicles. Weather permitting, the area schools play music while marching, and gymnasts tumble in the streets. Intermingle with Disney princesses , your favorite Superheroes and [...]

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Demonstration Day!

Join local businesses as they demonstrate their best to help make your holidays easier! Waterford Stillhouse : Join us at 2:00 or 4:00 for a demo on how to make one of the delicious syrups that we use in our handcrafted cocktails. Release of our Honey Simple Syrup for purchase! The Pink Peony : How to make mini centerpieces ( No registration required) While supplies Wood Chuck Willie : Snowman Chainsaw Carving @ Corner Lot 3rd and Main Explore Waterford : Wreath and Bow Making @ Corner Lot  3rd and Main)  Noon Modern Aesthetics by Cala: Cala will demonstrate Microdermabrasion @ [...]

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Snowman Day!

Join us at The Corner Lot Park for  the Snowman Competition!  A MAx of 10 Teams will be given clues and instructions to go find all the components of the snowman hidden around downtown. The first team to gather ALL snowman parts, get them back to the Corner Park and  assemble him- WINS! Come on down and cheer your favorite team with everyone's favorite Snowman- Olaf and join us in a fun sing a long with our very own Eric Carlson!  Visit downtown businesses for their snowman specials! Stop by Waterford Stillhouse and taste their " Melting Snowman" drink special!

12 Days of Holiday Cheer : Reindeer Day!

Join Santa and Mrs Claus with their LIVE REINDEER  on Dec 16 from 5-7 pm ! Photo Opportunities will be available. Join local businesses as reindeer  activities take over Waterford!  Waterford Stillhouse will have both a Reindeer Spritzer Drink special ( NA available) and there will be Reindeer Cookie Lab upstairs for the kids for $1 each! Reads by the River will have Reindeer Story Time The Pink Peony will have face painting Get 20% off all reindeer merchandise at Love Inc from 5-7 .

Dueling Pianos

The Cotton Exchange 345 Hickory Hollow Rd., Waterford, WI

The NEW Piano Guys are bringing their musically entertaining talents to Waterford with their signature show DUELING PIANOS! Join us December 16th for one of the most entertaining musical acts in Wisconsin! From Jim Croce to Billy Joel - Whitney Houston to Britney Spears... You name it, they can deliver it - in a way only "The Guys" can! Dueling Pianos is a lively and interactive request-based show! Your song selections drive the show! Such a fun event you won't want to miss! Limited Seating - There will be ONE SHOW ONLY this year so get your tickets early!