Limited tickets go on sale on Friday, Oct. 10 to ride in special passenger trains that will follow the East Troy Electric Railroad’s Santa Train on Saturday, Dec. 6, when it makes its annual journey into town. Presented by the East Troy Electric Railroad in conjunction with the East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce and Mukwonago Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Center, the beautifully lit four-car train will travel down the century-old interurban trolley line between Mukwonago and East Troy.
The East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce would like to give a special thanks to all of the volunteers and sponsors who helped make the 21st annual East Troy Bluegrass Festival a success. Each year we are delighted by the support we receive from our local friends and businesses that offer their help to continue this tradition. See you at next year's event Sept. 12-13, 2015, 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each day.
The Elegant Farmer is offering a family-friendly, old-fashioned farm harvest experience at its annual Autumn Harvest Festival weekends through Oct. 26 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Twelve varieties of apples can be picked right from the tree on the farm’s orchard and pumpkins of all shapes and sizes selected from the patch. Enjoy beautiful fall colors aboard a tractor-pulled hayride, pony rides or vintage trolley ride.
For the second consecutive year, a team from Wisconsin Oven Corporation took top honors at the annual East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce Golf outing. The 18-hole scramble at Evergreen Golf Club was held on Sept. 26. The Wisconsin Oven Corporation team, including President and CEO Dave Strand, Jeff Kent, Mark Schahczinski and KC Spaight outplayed the competition to take home the outing’s coveted championship trophy.