At the northern tip of the Door County Peninsula nestled against the Green Bay coast, Ellison Bay is a small town community. The town was originally founded by Danish immigrant John Eliasen and focused primarily on the lumber and fishing industries. Points of interest include the Clearing Folk School, Island Orchard Cider, and various art galleries and museums.
Ellison Bay, Gills Rock, Rowleys Bay Information Center
Newport Wilderness Day
A day of hikes and programs to celebrate the state's only formally designated wilderness state park.
Hidden Galleries Tour
September 25 - September 26
"A bouquet of artists and Gallery of Gardens" featuring the hidden galleries at the "top of the thumb" Each gallery showcases special art and gardens. Enjoy...
Grandma's Swedish Restaurant & Bakery
Enjoy our world famous pecan rolls. Chili, pizza, sandwiches in our bakery, Door County fish boils, and an unforgettable Sunday brunch. Open daily in season....
Mink River Basin
Upscale restaurant with sports bar. Great food, affordable prices. Steaks, fresh local fish, specialty burgers, pasta including all you can eat soup & salad...
Located in historic Ellison Bay, Wickman House is one of Door County’s newest restaurant additions. We serve an eclectic mix of surf and turf favorites....