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Winter Wonderland Ball

Friday, February 24th, 2012

We love to blog about fun happenings in our area, and if they are fun and for a good cause so much the better.  Dust off those prom dresses, bridesmaids dresses, powder blue tuxedo’s, suits and come on out to The Winter Wonderland Ball this Saturday February 25th @ Bear Lake Resort from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.  Perhaps you were never able to go to your prom, for one reason or another, don’t miss out on your chance to get dressed to the hilt and party and just think….no curfew.  The proceeds are going to support Jurnie’s Shelter, the future domestic shelter in Waupaca County.  Tickets are available for purchase at the door $17 for a single/$35 per couple. There will be 50/50 and paddle wheel raffles, as well as appetizers and free beer.  Dreams West Photography will be available for pictures until 10:30 p.m.  Grab a group of friends and come on out and have a ball.  You can find out details and more information about Jurnie’s Shelter at!__events.

*The poster was designed by Shawn Buchholz owner/designer at Carbon Freckle located in Manawa. Check out more of Carbon Freckle’s unique designs on their Facebook page.


A “Revolution” al Beer and Wine Tasting

Friday, February 24th, 2012


The 5th annual Beer tasting event is being held at Crystal Falls Banquet facility in New London.  This year’s event will feature of course beer and wine, soda,  and hors d’oeuvres the ever popular Sundrop slushy!  The entertainment for the evening is Revolution they will be performing immediately after the beer tasting until midnight.  Tickets will be available at the door for $25 each, $10 tickets are also available for purchase for those “designated drivers”.  Double J shuttle will once again be helping to make this a safe event, they will be available for rides home for free for those living in the New London City Limits,  if you live outside the New London City limits, they can shuttle you home for a small fee.  Come on out for a fun event and enjoy some brews and wines that maybe you haven’t sampled before or to just enjoy the hors d’oeuvres  and a slushy, and meet new people.  Grab a group of friends and come on out and enjoy!

Snodeo 2012

Monday, February 13th, 2012

Although it certainly hasn’t seemed like winter here in our area, these last few days of bitter cold have reminded me that winter is just waiting in the wings to show itself yet again.  The Northport Riders are ready to host Snodeo this weekend and pull off another fabulous event.  Friday night will feature Vintage Oval racing under the lights, registration starts at 3 p.m. on Friday the 17th, practice from 4 to 6 and the event is from 7 to 9.  Saturday is Lake Cross racing with registration starting at 7:30 a.m.  There will be radar runs hosted by the Manawa Lions Club and lots of other things happening.  There will be food and refreshments available on site as well.  This will all be taking place at Bear Lake just a few miles South of Manawa.  Come on down and check it out, this event is possible through generous sponsors and hard working volunteers.  Check out for more information.

Musical musings at the Manawa Steak House

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012


We have had the good fortune and fun to have these ladies playing here at our Inn, and they will once again be featured on March 17th at Smith’s Manawa Steak House.  Joyce, Ann and Laurie have alot of fun together and that really shines through in their music.  It is not only a treat to hear music live, but knowing that they have so much fun doing it is what sets these ladies apart.  It is wonderful to have them playing at a local restaurant right here in Manawa.  So come on out and enjoy a delicious, ample dinner at the Steak House while enjoying the musical selections of Ivory Winds with Strings Attached!

Mike Rayson comes to Manawa

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

There is a Christian Concert being sponsored by the Manawa-Iola Methodist Church. It will be held Sunday October 2nd at the Manawa Masonic Center.  As an evangelist and musician, Mike Rayson travels around the world each year preaching and singing about his love for Jesus.  He has traveled the length and breadth of his home country of Australia, and also tours extensively each year abroad in countries like the USA, England & New Zealand.  He has also traveled a great deal in Europe.  Mike Rayson is all about communicating the wonderful, life giving, relational gift of grace.


So come on out to the Manawa Masonic Center and enjoy an afternoon with Mike Rayson.  The concert starts at 1 p.m. and a free will offering will be taken.

Sausage & Cheese Festival happening in New London

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

The Sausage & Cheese Festival has many different things happening the weekend of September 10th.  On Friday evening September 9th from 5 to 9 there will be a Wheels on Water Street car cruise, this will be the first time for the car cruise and it will certainly add a fun and classic element to the festival.  Over 120 vendors will have a variety of crafts and produce and other market items.  There will be alot of tasty foods, including sausage and cheese from local sources.  So come and enjoy great music, great food and alot of family fun in New London this weekend!

Scandinavia Corn Roast

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

43rd Annual Scandinavia Corn Roast Weekend is August 5, 6 & 7th, “Simply Entertaining”

All weekend long you can enjoy carnival rides and concessions, wonderful refreshments and great food, entertainment, a parade on Saturday, ball games, not to mention a Farm & Antique Tractor Pulls, and on Sunday, the Corn Roast!  Saturday & Sunday you can visit the historic Knoph Cabin and Jole Barbershop museums on the grounds.  Sunday is the only day they serve corn.  And it is free and available on Sunday until it is gone, boiled, sweet and yummy!  The Corn Roast and all of the activities are located at Ellison Memorial Park, 110 Industrial Park Drive in the Village of Scandinavia.  There is something for everyone at this well rounded family event!


Midwest Renewable Energy Fair

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

This weekend will mark the 22nd year of the Midwest Renewable Energy Fair held in Custer, WI.  With over 275 exhibitors, featuring clean energy products and sustainable living, as well as over 200 workshops, everything from introductory level to advanced hands-on education regarding solar, wind, green building, local sustainable food and so much more.  With such a spotlight on fuel consumption and gas prices, there is also a Clean Energy Car Show featuring exhibitors and demonstration vehicles. Green Building demos displaying sustainable building techniques in action, along with Green Home Pavilion emphasizing building and remodeling in a sustainable way.  There will be keynote speakers and music , sustainable tables, chef demos, and a farmer’s market to help bring sustainability to your own dinner table.  There will be great food available, even local beer.

Check out their website for more information and ticket prices! Manawa is only 38 minutes from the action at the Energy Fair, we still have rooms available, contact us today!

Musical Musings in Manawa

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011


Sunday, June 26 · 12:00pm – 3:00pm


Steingraber’s Ponds

N7098 Bestul Rd.
Manawa, WI


More Info
Little Creek Music Festival 2011
(Welcome to Haystock)
June 25 & 26
Steingraber’s Ponds
Saturday Trail Ride 1:00 Music 6:00

Yesterday Revisited
50’s-60’s-70’s music
Free Will Donation to Pay for the Bands
(No pets in the music area, must be leashed in the pet area)

Sunday 12:00
Loose Strings … Bluegrassfolkswing
Deep-Fried Grass…Good Time Bluegrass Music

Music also by Jeanne Bauer and Tammy Drath

Bring your own Chairs
Food and Beverage Available
(Carry-ins allowed)
Brought to you by: Tony Bauer Productions & Stein-Ray Farms
For more information call
(920) 596-3607 or (920) 538-2072
(For directions MapQuest N7098 Bestul Rd. Manawa, WI)

Go Pack Go

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Vince LombardiIt’s true..the Packers upcoming schedule has been released and there are 8 home games to celebrate! It is unusual that the Pack is playing on Christmas as well as New Years Day. Listed below are the games we have to look forward to at home!  In making your reservations for Packer games, always remember that Lindsay House Bed & Breakfast is approximately an hour from Lambeau Field. We are all about accommodating you with an earlier breakfast so you can get out the door and to the stadium to enjoy your tailgating experience!  Call us and make your reservations for your next Packer Game experience!

September 8th    New Orleans

October 2nd         Denver

October 16th        St. Louis

November 14th    Minnesota

November 20th    Tampa Bay

December 11th     Oakland

December 25th     Chicago

January 1st           Detroit