Be Inspired, Uplifted
and Captivated

Leave the rush of the city behind and immerse yourself in the arts in Door County. Whether you’re a patron, a collector, or an artist yourself, you’ll feel a creative energy emanating from the historic communities here. Spark your imagination by perusing the work of renowned artists displayed in renovated, historic barns and farmhouses. Reinvigorate your passions by taking an art class or attend a workshop. Light up the night by attending one of many outdoor venues for a live concert or theatrical performance. Take home your favorite creations from a diverse selection of paintings, pottery, jewelry, and sculptures. Attend one of the many art and craft shows during the year!

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The Performing Arts

Just as inspiring as the landscape, Door County's performing arts scene will leave you with a story to tell. Nearly a dozen organizations call Door County home and fill venues all over the county. During the summer and fall months, audiences of all ages can spread a blanket or unfold a lawn chair to take in the open sky and sounds of music at free community concerts hosted throughout the county. For those who love the performing arts, Door County offers more than can be seen in just one visit. So be sure you come back as often as you'd like to see all we have to offer. Find performing arts venues.

Local Artists x Galleries

Door County's signature ambience of "culture in the country" results from its mix of beautiful scenery and a lively arts scene. Painters, potters, sculptors, craftsmen, weavers, and performers reflect and enhance the natural wonders of the Door County peninsula.

Sprinkled through the towns and along the back roads of Door County, scores of galleries, studios, and exhibits offer the opportunity to experience original works of stunning diversity. Part of the charm is the chance to chat with artists at work and watch the creative process unfold. Select one of the options to the right to find places to experience the arts in Door County.

Art Education

Visitors to Door County can find fine arts & crafts classes taught by nationally recognized artist educators in all media for all levels. A Midwest vacation can be a growth experience for those who want to broaden the scope of their own artistic expressions and knowledge.
Select one of the options on the left to find places that offer hands-on arts education in Door County.


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