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Winter at our Door County Lake Michigan Beach is Sublime!

You already know that Door County is beautiful in warm weather seasons. We at Glidden Lodge Beach Resort think you should give yourself a chance to fall in love with Door County in the cold of winter. Book a weekend or maybe a few weekdays at our Lake Michigan waterfront this winter! In addition to a free Lake Michigan sunrise every morning, we offer incredible winter deals perfect for a romantic getaway, solitary sequestration, or family getaway. Our location, just down the beach from Whitefish Dunes State Park, near Cave Point County Park and surrounded by the fabulous Niagara Escarpement! Prepare for your journey by downloading our outdoor Winter Fun

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Spend some time at our Lake Michigan Beach this winter!

At Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, we realize that ‘winter’ and ‘beach’ may not summon as many happy thoughts as ‘summer’ and ‘beach’ – but we’d love for you to come visit us so we can change that perception! Our 700′ of Lake Michigan beach frontage has as much charm in winter as it does in summer. Same beautiful beach. Same gorgeous vistas at sunrise and sunset. Add to it the fact that STAYING at Glidden Lodge in winter costs less than summer – we have MANY packages that began on November 1. You can check them out here. Finally, please download our eBook – A Door County Beach in Winter

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Discover the Fabulous Niagara Escarpment!

Niagara Escarpment in Door County

                          About 5 miles from Glidden Lodge Beach Resort in Door County is a prolific example of the Niagara Escarpment. What is this awesome formation that has its origins near Niagara Falls in New York state? From Wikipedia: The Niagara Escarpment is a long escarpment, or cuesta, in the United States and Canada that runs predominantly east/west from New York, through Ontario, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Illinois. It is composed of the Lockport geological formation of Silurian age, and is similar to the Onondaga geological formation, which runs parallel to it and just to the south, through western New

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Celebrate the 64th Peninsula Music Festival this August!

The 64th Season of the Peninsula Music Festival is happening August 2-20 andĀ  we’re excited to share two of what we consider the many highlights that will dazzle audiences at the Door Community Auditorium! HIGHLIGHT ONE: May we suggest a bit of Mozart to get your soul in the right place? Mostly Mozart Choral Concert – August 13 Mozart: Serenade #9 K.320 (Posthorn) Handel: My Heart is Inditing, Coronation Anthem 4 * Mozart: Coronation Mass * Mozart: Ave verum corpus * The Peninsula Music Festival Chorus & The Madison Choral Project HIGHLIGHT TWO: The Princess of Cello AugustĀ 4 A princess and a cello? How cool is that? Faure: Elegy for

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It’s not to early to book a stay at our Door County Beach for the Fall!

At Glidden Lodge Beach Resort, summer is upon us and we are enjoying the warm embrace of the July sun. We know however, that around the corner is Door County’s most breathtakingly, beautiful time of year: autumn! Get a jump on your Fall Getaway to Glidden Lodge. While you are visiting us in summer, make plans to come back this fall. Fall in Door County is beautiful. But fall at the beach is even better Download a copy of our gorgeous eBook A Door County Beach in Autumn to get yourself in the mood to plan your autumn getaway! And start planning today. Phone: 920-746-3900 or 1-866-454-3336. Or email us

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American Folklore Theatre announces 2014 Season

American Folklore Theatre’s 2014 Season features something old and something new. And all of these somethings will make fans of AFT very happy. From AFT’s website: AFT’s 2014 Summer Season, which runs June 11 through August 23, features a trio of fantastic shows playing in repertory. Each year over 35,000 devoted patrons enjoy a cozy night of comedy and musical theater under the stars at the AFT Amphitheatre in glorious Peninsula State Park Amphitheater, Fish Creek, WI. AFT introduces a new show featuring a set of musical twins: Word Premiere! Book & Lyrics by: Dave Hudson Music by: Colin Welford A Tuneful Tale of Tangled Twins Separated at birth, one

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