The Hub of Northern Door County’s Shopping & Recreation
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Style, Nightlife, & Outdoor Adventure in Fish Creek
Fish Creek, WI is a hub for shopping and recreation in Northern Door County.
With amazing galleries, shops, scenic beauty, boat tours, beaches, lighthouses, live entertainment, fine dining and casual eats, and incredible waterfront lodging, Peninsula State Park, Fish Creek offers nearly everything travelers could want in a destination.
Fish Creek Restaurants
From casual outdoor eateries and pub grub to fine dining and farm-to-table menus, Fish Creek’s vibrant restaurant scene will have you choosing your next meal before you finish your first. Enjoy fish boils, cozy coffee shops, and local flavor in Fish Creek.
Fish Creek Favorites
Fish Creek Lodging
Fish Creek offers lodging right in the middle of it all, whether you aim for a cottage on the water, easy access to trails, or a place to park your RV. Find classic Victorian-style bed and breakfasts or luxurious waterfront villas in Fish Creek.
Fish Creek Favorites
Things to Do in Fish Creek
In Fish Creek you’ll find a community melded to the water and natural splendor in rare fashion.
Explore a flourishing arts scene or find adventure by pedal, paddle, or foot in Peninsula State Park—including the brand new and fully accessible Eagle Tower. Explore history, catch a Grammy-winning artist, or simply soak in the scenery.
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6 Must-Dos in Fish Creek
1. Go for a shopping stroll
In Fish Creek, Door County’s most walkable community, you’ll find dozens of stores, galleries, and eateries in just a couple of blocks.
2. Hit the trail
The Sunset Trail in Peninsula State Park is great for running, walking, or biking, with beautiful vistas along the path that’s easily accessible at the park entrance.
3. See a star
Yes, you’ll see a lot of them in the night sky, but you can catch big names at the Door Community Auditorium. Recent acts have included Mavis Staples, Melissa Etheridge, The Lumineers, Indigo Girls, Ira Glass, Charlie Daniels, Justin Townes Earl, and Ben Folds.
4. Taste the fruits of our labor
Get tuned into cherry culture at one of the county’s multi-generational orchards by sampling wine and cherry products.
5. Rent a boat
Head to the marina and see the village and Peninsula State Park from its most majestic vantage point: the water.
6. Soak up the sun
Hang in the middle of town at the Fish Creek Beach, or make your way into the park to visit the party at Nicolet Bay, named one of the top beaches in America.