Tag Archives: Door County

Watch Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Door County Online Now!

We are excited for the premiere of Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Door County at 8 Monday night on Wisconsin Public Television.

We are even more excited that you can watch the full program early right now online below or on the PBS channel of your Roku or other digital device!

Door County Cana Island Lighthouse Moonrise

Here’s a moment of beautiful serenity.

Wisconsin Public Television producers captured this gorgeous full moonrise behind the Cana Island Lighthouse in Door County during filming last year.

Enjoy this rare moment of natural wonder and then watch our all-new history documentary, Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Door County Monday night, June 27 at 8 on WPT.

An "Ode to a Snowmobile Suit"

“When it’s thirty below, there is no substitute for the comfort and warmth of a snowmobile suit.”

Guys on Ice, the uproarious Wisconsin musical tradition from Northern Sky Theater in Door County, is coming to Wisconsin Public Television 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4.

Watch this exclusive premiere preview song now. I think we can all agree that “Ode to a Snowmobile Suit” couldn’t be a better fit for our Wisconsin winter weather! Rooty-toot-toot-toot-tooty-toot-toot!

Meet the Egg Lady of Egg Harbor

Today’s Wisconsin Life sneak peek is egg-ceptional!

We’re sure that Door County artist Kathleen Beck has heard every egg pun possible. But, that’s what comes with a life devoted to making art with eggs! Venture into the artist’s studio to discover the wide array of opportunities this unique medium offers. We think her work is really egg-citing!

Discover more Wisconsin Life here tomorrow and on-air Monday nights in February on Wisconsin Public Television!

Love – and Art – Know No Bounds

Love knows no bounds. But, in our second exclusive Wisconsin Life video segment, two artists explain how their craft drew them together from thousands of miles apart to forge a lasting creative – and loving – relationship in Jacksonport. Enjoy their story and check back tomorrow for another taste of Wisconsin Life as we look forward to the February broadcast premiere!

An evening of Jazz from Door County

WPT invites you to travel along to Door County for an evening of big band jazz in the comfort of your own home. Tune in to Jazz at Birch Creek at 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30 and enjoy an evening of the sights and toe-tapping sounds of the Birch Creek Music Performance Center in Egg Harbor.

The center’s students and faculty present a collection of swinging tunes from the big band era. You will be amazingly impressed by the talent, dedication and energy of some of Wisconsin’s finest young artists.

Watch a preview of this great music program now!