Door County Half Marathon

May 2
Door County Half Marathon Peninsula State ParkOne of the Midwest’s most-acclaimed half marathons, the Door County Half Marathon and Nicolet Bay 5k take place in Peninsula State Park. Run along the shore, atop bluffs, and through the woods on a closed, road course. More than 2,700 runners make this one of the largest endurance events in Door County!

Shipyard Tours

May 2

This is a rare opportunity to see the inner workings of the area’s largest and best-known shipyards. Tour Bay Shipbuilding, Palmer Johnson Yachts and Great Lakes Yacht Services, which are open to the public just this one day each year!

Blossom Run

May 9

With a starting line just a short walk from the Bay Point Inn, this is a perfect chance to get away to Door County and get a run in while you’re here on beautiful White Cliff Road!

Girlfriends Great EGGscape / Egg Harbor

May 14 – 17

Ladies, take this chance to get away to Door County and enjoy the shopping, activities, and spring sites of Egg Harbor. Cooking and beverage classes, spa treatments, and a wide variety of sales and opportunities to bond with friends.

Door County Shepherds Market

May 16 & 17

Wisconsin’s oldest fiber event and sale, the 2015 Door County Shepherds’ Market. The Market is held to promote products from locally raised sheep, goats, alpacas, and llamas, and to educate the public about our animals, the fibers they produce and the traditional handcrafts and fiber arts that utilize these locally grown fibers.

This year marks the 21st Annual Fiber and Art-To-Wear Sale, featuring fleeces, yarns, rovings, unique knit, woven and felted products and wearable art, spinning and weaving equipment, fair trade baskets, and other related fiber accessories from local artists.

Door County Spring Fling Scottie Rally
May 16, Baileys Harbor

Mark your calendars to join the viewing of the Parade of Scots led by Clan Donald Pipe and Drum Corps on Saturday, May 16th around the Baileys Harbor Town Square. In the past 13 years this gathering of Scottie devotees around North America has raised and donated over $114,000.00 to support Scottish Terrier health related research and Scottie Rescue.

Ellison Bay Art Crawl

May 16 – 17, Ellison Bay

The theme is gardens and gardening. Pair handmade pottery containers with spring blooms: birdbaths, birdhouses and information on bird watching. newly crafted fashion looks, great food, fresh home furnishings. Demonstrations, studio tours, guest artists.



May 23 & 24

Children’s activities, live music, horsepull, 10K and 2 mile fun run, a variety of food and beverages, and an Art Fair.

Sturgeon Bay Fine Art Fair

May 23 & 24

Now in its 17th year, the Fine Art Fair draws over 100 artists, crafters, and exhibitors who are proud to display and sell original works of art including sculpture, painting, jewelry, ceramics, fiber, and photography.