Walworth County, Wisconsin boasts wide open spaces full of incredible lakes with rural beauty + a wide variety of options for fine dining and lodging. Celebrate Mom and the opening of Farmers Markets in May.
Mom deserves something special in WalCo
Depending on what Mom likes, there are many ways to celebrate her in WalCo. Many local restaurants, from fine dining to casual, will be featuring special menus just for Mom. Here are a few other picks to consider to celebrate the special women in your life.
Mother’s Day Retreat at Camp Timber-Lee, May 5-7
Mother’s Day Wine + Dine, Staller Estate Winery, May 7
Baconfest, Flat Iron Park, Lake Geneva, May 12-14, Mom’s free on Mother’s Day
Mother’s Day Train, East Troy Electric Railroad, May 13
Farmers Markets & Everything FRESH
Thursday through Sunday, get upfront and close to the heart of the WalCo communities, tasting the area’s specialties and getting to know local growers and artists. Exploring a farmers’ market is a fun and family-friendly addition to any stay.
Start with VISIT Lake Geneva’s market schedule for five area Farmer’s Markets including two in Lake Geneva, and one each in Delavan, Williams Bay, and Elkhorn.
Then add the following to your list of must go markets:
Whitewater City Market
Tuesdays, 4-7 pm, May-October
Depot Museum Parking Lot, 301 W Whitewater Street, Whitewater
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East Troy Farmers Market
Fridays, 3-6 pm, June 2-October 27
Honeycreek Collective, N8030 Townline Road, East Troy
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PLUS, Don’t Miss Daily Farm Markets and Stands (opening as produce is in season)
Bowers Produce, W490 WI-20, East Troy, WI 53120
Geneva Lakes Produce, Corner of Hwys 120 & 11 between Lake Geneva and East Troy
LarryVille Gardens, LLC, W1349 WI-11, Burlington, WI 53105
Pearce’s Farmstand, W5740 N Walworth Rd, Walworth, WI 53184
Sweet Corn Lady (and daughters), Delavan Lake & Downtown Elkhorn
Take Fresh Farther in WalCo
CSA- Community Supported Agriculture
When you buy a share of the farm at the beginning of the season, you get high-quality food in return at harvest time. Each farmer has their own unique approach. Find one that fits your needs.
Geneva Lakes Produce
30 years of experience in delivering fresh and delicious farm produce to your home. Find them at Farmers Markets in WI & IL, or their own Farm Stand, Hwys 120 & 11 between Lake Geneva and East Troy
LotFotL Community Farm, Elkhorn
The farm’s name rhymes with, “hot bottle,” and is an acronym for, “living off the fat of the land.” From a seasonal plant sale in the spring to meat and produce CSA offerings, this farm can be found at a Milwaukee farmers market and online.
QuintaMKE, East Troy
Quinta is a vegetable farm at the Honey Creek Collective, that sells produce through a CSA, at farmers markets and local restaurants. They specialize in super sweet cherry tomatoes but grow over 30 varieties of vegetables.
More Farm Fresh Quality in WalCo
True Farm to Table Goodness Not to Miss
Lake Geneva Country Meats, Lake Geneva
Find high quality fresh and frozen meats, including hard to find cuts, in-house made, award winning sausages, hams and bacons, cheese from Wisconsin and around the world, handmade deli salads, fresh, seasonal, and local produce, bakery, seasonings local craft beer, wine selections and more!
Sorgs Quality Meats & Sausages, Darien
The family-owned meat processing plant and specialty grocery store offers a wide variety of top-quality meats in their butcher case from bratwurst and bison to lamb chops to steak and everything in between, plus all the Wisconsin cheese you love.
Wilson Farm Meats, Elkhorn
The Wilson family and staff assures you the finest quality fresh and frozen meats, custom cut to your liking. Also, bacon, ham, bratwurst, wieners, summer sausage, liver sausage, ring bologna, and much more are smoked at the plant in Elkhorn. Specialty items include fine wines, premium beers, Wisconsin cheese and grocery items and shrimp.
Pinn Oak Farms, Delavan
This family-owned meat processing facility, harvests lamb and goats every week and delivers to the Wisconsin and Chicago area. Drop into the retail farm store.
Abiding Acres Farm, Delavan
This farm raises 100% grass-fed Red Devon beef cattle, tasty pastured pork, 100% grass-fed lamb and pastured poultry products. They sell meat directly to the public through their on-farm store.
Highfield Farm Creamery, Walworth
Wisconsin’s smallest milking parlor selling handcrafted curds and cave-aged cheeses.