There’s never really a shortage of things to do in Wausau, Wisconsin. This charming town in the Northwoods is certainly a 4-season destination, and is perfect for the avid outdoor enthusiasts. Even if you only consider the great hiking, kayaking, and skiing that you’ll find here at different points throughout the year, it’d probably be enough to bring you to Wausau. But that’s not all this great town has to offer. For example, in January, the town of Wausau will be hosting their annual Winter Brewfest, the perfect event if you have any affinity towards beer, in addition to other great winter festivals. To see what else Wausau has to offer you, you’ll need to get here yourself. Come stay with us at the Stewart Inn Boutique hotel, and discover the hidden gem of Wausau.
2018 Winter Festivals in Wausau
The first of the upcoming winter festivals in Wausau is the Winter Brewfest, taking place on January 26, 2018. Tickets will be $40 at the door, and give you access to over 40 local craft beers to sample. It’s a beer lovers dream! Some of the brewers slated to be there this year are Bull Falls, Central Waters, Stone Brewing, 3 Sheeps Brewing, Kentucky Brewing Co., Sand Creek, Lagunitas, Leinenkugel’s, Stone Arch, and Sawmill Brewing. Lil Ole Winemaker will also be on hand at the event to serve wine, just in case beer isn’t quite your thing. String Cheese Band will also be hosting a live music concert throughout the event. It’s going to be a fantastic day of fun.
If you can’t make it to the Brew fest this year, don’t fret. Wausau’s annual Winter fest will be held the very next day, on January 27, 2018. The Winter fest offers visitors a wonderful excuse to get outside and mingle during these cold winter months. A few of the exciting events planned throughout the day include the following: Snow Slide, Ice Carvings, Ice Skating, Mac-n-Cheese Tasting, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Curling, Dog Weight Pulling Competition, Fat Tire Bike Demos, and a Beach Party.
At any point during these days if you get cold or just want to take a break, the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel isn’t too far away. Each room features a luxurious steam shower; the perfect way to warm up after a chilly afternoon outside! Our Inn is centrally located in Wausau, within walking distance of many of the best restaurants, shops, and attractions in downtown Wausau. Come get social with us at these fun winter festivals. Book your room at the Stewart Inn today!