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A Brief History The evolution of the swimsuit can say a lot about history. The beach in a sense, was the first catwalk, where historical turning points in time began.  Creating dramatic changes that occurred prominently on the beaches of Geneva Lake, North of Chicago city limits. These beaches essentially marked important evolutionary changes in fashions, which are captured in photographs below from the early 1800’s on.  Let us look back in time and identify, how these unique customs transpired into what is now known as the swimsuit.     History has an interesting take on men and women’s fashion…

Lake Geneva Restaurant Week features 25 different Restaurants for you to enjoy and explore new menu’s! We have taken the time to interview a few of the following restaurants to find out a little bit more about why they are part of Lake Geneva Restaurant Week!  240° West | The Abbey Resort & Avani Spa | Fontana, WI   VLG: Tell us a bit about who your organization is, and what you are all about. 240° West is all about creating a personalized dining experience in a polished, yet casual atmosphere. Our culinary team works hard to present seasonally changing…

Whether you’re a beginner, serious player or competitor, Lake Geneva has golf for every level of play. The area is home to 11 courses, ranging from championship to casual level experiences, offering great golf and fun for coworkers, friends and families. With three seasons of golf to enjoy and these tips from area golf pros, you’re guaranteed to improve your game.   Geneva National Golf Club & Resort: “Remember it’s not a race. Our courses are meant to be enjoyed, not run through. Give yourself enough time to play at a good pace. Also, play the tee box that matches…

You Bring The Company We’ll Bring The Food! Do you remember counting the days until summer and being outdoors?  Getting to the lake? Maybe you still do a countdown; looking at the calendar noting the key milestones waiting for the sun and warm weather to afford you some “me or us time.”  That short jaunt to break away just for the day, overnight, for the weekend or a full week awaits you in Lake Geneva.  We have a plethora of food & libations, indoor & outdoor fun plus great accommodations for you and your group during Restaurant Week, June 2 –…

  Business -to-Business Networking . . .  A Job Fair with New Opportunities . . . And an Chance To Be Inspired By A Top Author   This is what the WALWORTH COUNTY BUSINESS EXPO & JOB FAIR is all about…   Come Explore New Job Opportunities or Network with 100’s of Business Professionals    Beyond the introduction business email or phone call is the person you are trying to reach. Ultimately behind all of the products or services we offer is the connection we are trying to make with another human being. So what better place to do that then…

Drinking Healthy? What Does “Organic,” “Sustainable,” and “Biodynamic” Mean on my Bottle of Wine? We all want to eat healthy, but can we also drink healthy? When we see terms like “organic” on a bottle of wine, that means the bottle must be healthier than a non-organic bottle of wine, right? And just what the heck does “biodynamic” mean? The team at the Lake Geneva Festival of Wine is here to clear up some of these confusing labels for you and let you decide which bottle of wine should be the next one you enjoy. Here is some clarification on…

Okay, so you have finally asked off of work and found a sitter for the kids.  Now is your time!  Imagine a relaxing, kid-free weekend away in beautiful Lake Geneva! There are so many wonderful things to do and explore, but during the winter months, everyone knows a day to pamper yourself a little… okay… a lot is on everyone’s mind!  The Spas in Lake Geneva are the perfect place to escape even if it’s just for one day!  Did you know that Lake Geneva is the premier location for spas and retreats?  We have done all the research for…

Twenty-nine villas will be added to the Grand Geneva campus, which currently includes 355 guest rooms at the expansive Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, and 225 suites at Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark.  By June 2017, the Grand Geneva campus will offer more than 600 units combined. The villas will feature studio, one, two and three bedroom accommodations.  Each unit will include a full kitchen, fireplace, flat screen TVs, washer and dryer and deluxe furnishings.  The interior design of the villas will incorporate visual elements of the beautiful outdoors while providing a comfortable and upscale setting. The villas will be…

You’ve already requested your time off for a much needed vacation at your work. Now what? The next steps are easy: plan your stay in Lake Geneva, choosing just the right accommodations to meet your needs and enhance your experience. This guide will help determine which type of accommodation is the best fit for you and your group. From traveling with children, to planning a romantic getaway, to escaping to nature, here is your guide to the best hotels, resorts, campgrounds and vacation rentals in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Accommodation Type: Hotels Best for: Luxury stay and romantic getaway. Key benefits:…

Once the leaves change into a shade of shimmering gold and red, it’s time to spend your days outdoors, enjoying the crisp air and indulging in all things fall. Home to luxurious mansions, a beautiful lake, and dense wilderness with surrounding farmlands, it’s no wonder why so many people choose Lake Geneva as the place to go for the changing of the fall leaves. From going on a boat tour to see the foliage and lakeside mansions, to driving along a scenic route through the countryside, to zip lining through the woods while holding a pumpkin, here are the top…