Top 5 Must-See Places to Enjoy the Performing Arts

Did you know that Door County boasts over 100 art galleries, museums and performing arts venues? It’s no wonder the county attracts an estimated 2 million visitors a year! Here are five Door County destinations that are rich with musical performances, plays and productions.

Fish Creek

Peninsula Players Theater

This theater is America’s oldest professional resident summer theater, celebrating it’s 80th season this summer! Watch a performance Tuesday thru Sunday at this state-of-the-art venue.

Northern Sky Theater

Located in Peninsula State Park, this family friendly and affordable theater presents a trio of heartwarming comedies to delight all ages.

Door Community Auditorium

This year-round center for the performing arts brings in internationally recognized artists and touring productions, as well as hosting exhibits, movies, lectures and more.

Sturgeon Bay & Southern Door

Third Avenue Playhouse

This intimate theater seats 84 audience members and puts on riveting productions of comedies, dramas, musicals and opera with both regional and national talent. Located in historic downtown Sturgeon Bay, it’s a must see for fans of the theater!

Holiday Music Motel

Both a boutique motel and a performance venue, the Holiday Music Motel is owned by musicians who hail the location as a songwriting destination – complete with an in-house recording studio and concert space.

Southern Door Community Auditorium

T
his 592-seat, proscenium theater boasts great natural acoustics and sight lines so every guest has a truly amazing experience. The stage welcomes everything from chamber concerts to local theater.

Egg Harbor

Birch Creek Music Performance Center

Not only is Birch Creek a beautiful concert venue, but it is also a renowned summer music school by day that attracts students and professionals from around the county to offer sessions in symphony, percussion, steel band and big band jazz.

Peg Egan Performing Arts Center

This outdoor venue attracts nationally acclaimed musical performing artists for its free Summer Sunset Concert Series every Sunday.

Washington Island

Trueblood Performing Arts Center

The Northernmost venue in Door County, this first class facility features performances from country to jazz and from plays to documentaries. Open year round, there’s always something happening!

Bailey’s Harbor

Door Shakespeare

This is Shakespeare like you’ve never experienced before! These unique theatrical experiences take place in the natural setting of the Garden at Bjorklunden.