Deer Widows’ Weekend | Nov. 16-18

Shoot over to The Ridge Hotel for an on-target girls’ getaway! The Ridge Hotel is celebrating all the Deer Widows out there with a wild weekend that includes a wine & cheese reception, artisan pop-up shop, chocolate & whiskey tasting, pallet painting class, and more! Can you say road trip?


Wine & Cheese Welcome  |  Friday, Nov. 16  |  4pm
Ladies, start Widows Weekend at bean + vine with an eclectic selection of wines from Crafted Americana‘s award-winning cellar paired with proud Wisco cheeses and an art show featuring the work of Lake Geneva native Neal Aspinall. Known nationwide for his pre-60s Americana woodblock technique, Neal will showcase his Lake Geneva-inspired work and provide limited-edition prints for purchase. Learn more at

Holiday Market Artisan Pop-up Shop  |  Saturday, Nov. 17  |  12-5pm
Artisans will pop-up shop in our trendy lobby. Grab a Colectivo coffee drink at bean + vine and meander through the mini-marketplace, featuring lots of holiday treats and gifts!
Open to the public. 

Chocolate & Whiskey Tasting  |  Saturday, Nov. 17  |  12-1pm
Woodstock IL’s Ethereal Confections will host a chocolate demonstration and provide samples and sales while The Ridge Hotel’s Crafted Americana provides nips of spirits that pair sweetly with Ethereal’s homespun delights. No fee, but kindly RSVP to 262.249.3843. (Must be 21 or over to participate in tastings.) Stay and browse our pop-up artisan shop!
Open to the public. 

Live Music by Adriane Rose  |  Saturday, Nov. 17  |  12-3pm
Amidst tasting and shopping, enjoy singer/guitarist Adriane Rose as she performs both original and classic early century soul and rich blues. Open to the public. 

Ladies Menu at Crafted Americana  |  Saturday, Nov. 17  |  5-9pm
Stay tuned for our special menu in Crafted Americana just for our Deer Widows in-house.
Open to the public. 

Pallet Painting Party  |  Sunday, Nov. 18  |  9:30-11:30am
Deer Widows! This is your weekend to relax and enjoy before the craziness of the holiday’s hits! Choose from several design choices (to be posted soon), grab a paintbrush and create a pallet sign for yourself or for a gift. Rosamaria from the Painted Elephant will guide you through the artistic process.  Please register in advance with our Reservations team at 262.239.3800.
Open to the public.

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