Lake Geneva, WI Serves as Go-To Getaway for Girlfriends

Women’s Weekend April 25-27, 2014

Online PR News – 27-March-2014 – Lake Geneva, Wisconsin – Whether old college friends, a book club, or moms and daughters, women seeking a fun filled weekend getaway find close by Lake Geneva filled with plenty of shopping, dining, relaxation and activity options all year long. But once a year, Lake Geneva caters to gal pals even more with its highly popular Women’s Weekend. This year’s Women’s Weekend is taking place Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27 at locations throughout the Lake Geneva area.

“Women’s Weekend is a great opportunity for girlfriends to spoil themselves with a well deserved break from their routines,” said Darien Schaefer, President, Lake Geneva Area Convention & Visitors Bureau and Chamber of Commerce. “Friends, sisters, mothers and daughters who participate in Lake Geneva’s Women’s Weekend find themselves recharged for weeks to come after a weekend in our resort destination.”

Following the welcome party with live entertainment, Women’s Weekend events include:
a spa night of pampering, sunset cocktail cruise, casino night, Black Point Estate tour of a turn of the 20th century mansion, high tea at the elegant 1885 Baker House, classes such as meditation, yoga, cooking and wine tasting, and a Taste of Tuscan brunch at the Tuscan Tavern & Grill.

For those who wish to tap into their creativity, special workshops available during Women’s Weekend include flower arranging with European design specialist Joanne Wright of Lilypots, stamping techniques at Harbor Shores, and necklace making with Beadology.

From luxury resorts; boutique hotels; bed & breakfast inns; motels and vacation rentals, Women’s Weekend participants will find special packages to fit the needs of their group. In addition, in-store specials and restaurant offers are widely available on this special weekend to see, taste, enjoy, buy, savor and remember.

To participate in Women’s Weekend, pre-registration is required. The cost for each activity varies and space is limited. For complete information and to register online, visit

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About Lake Geneva
Nestled on the northeastern shores of Geneva Lake in southeast Wisconsin, Lake Geneva has been a resort community since just after the Civil War when wealthy Chicago families discovered the site and began building summer homes there. Today, the elegant, often historic estates still ring the lake and can be viewed from the water or by foot via the 21-mile walking path that circles the lake.

Lake Geneva boasts a wealth of dining options and lodging choices with the latter ranging from luxury spa resorts to rustic inns to lovely B&B’s. The area also offers pristine nature areas and a wealth of attractions. For information on Lake Geneva, honored as one of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s 2009 Dozen Distinctive Destinations, visit or call (800) 345-1020.