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
Ellison Bay Spring Art Crawl
May 16 - May 17
The theme is gardens and gardening. Pair handmade pottery containers with spring blooms: birdbaths, birdhouses and information on bird watching. newly crafted...
Olde Ellison Bay Days
June 26 - June 28
Starting Thur evening with a Fish Boil at Viking Grill. Parade on Saturday at 11am. Community Park. Arts, crafts, food, fun, games, and surprises for the whole...
Kick off summer with great food, wine, music and lots of fun at the first annual Door County season opener. Held in conjunction with Olde Ellison Bay Days....
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....
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....
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...