There Is Always Something Happening!
The surrounding communities provide a wealth of fun family activities throughout the entire year!
Campanile Center for the Arts – Generations of northwoods residents and visitors dreamed of a comprehensive art center to serve as the heart of the arts community in the north. We are excited to tell you that this long-held dream is today becoming reality.
Wisconsin River Cruises – The Wilderness Queen offers a variety of cruise options, including sightseeing cruises and sunset dinner cruises. As you cruise down the Wisconsin River, you’ll have a chance to see bald eagles, white-tailed deer and other wildlife.
Kovac Planetarium – Take a cosmic journey next time you’re in Hodag Country. The Kovac Planetarium is a one-of-a-kind globe-style planetarium displaying a complete replica of the night skies.
Pioneer Park Historical Complex – The complex includes the Rhinelander School Museum, the Logging Museum, Soo Line Depot, CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) Museum, Model Railroad Display and an Outdoor Display. You’ll see an authentic recreation of an 1870s lumberjack camp, a wide variety of lumberjack equipment and an outstanding collection of items and artifacts from Rhinelander’s past.
Nicolet Art Gallery – Features exhibitions throughout the year in a variety of media. The Nicolet Art Gallery serves as a teaching gallery with Nicolet art classes continuously using the current displays for reference and study. It also serves as a place for professional artists from the Nicolet District and beyond to display their work.
Three Lakes Winery – One of Wisconsin’s best loved wineries, the Three Lakes Winery produces nearly two dozen varieties of wine. A gift shop and tours are available.
Scheer’s Lumberjack Shows – See lumberjacks perform fantastic feats of skill, strength and balance. It’s a show for all ages that everyone will love.
Northernstars Playhouse – Fantastic Broadway musicals performed in the great Northwoods.
Northwoods Wildlife Center – Take a tour of this outstanding facility that works to rehabilitate injured wildlife.