Help us keep the momentum going with your contribution in support of the rebirth of Downtown. The Partnership for a Prosperous Downtown Oconomowoc thanks you for your vision and support. Downtown Oconomowoc offers:
Unequaled NATURAL setting between two lakes: Nestled in the heart of lake country, Oconomowoc has natural beauty that shines year round. The list of outdoor activities is restrained only by one's time and energy. Oconomowoc's lakes are great for water sports and relaxing on the beach. Oconomowoc area parks accommodate fields and facilities for every sport; biking, hiking and nature watching. And, in the winter, enjoy Lake Country's beautiful scenery, cross-country skiing or skating in the park.
An eclectic mix of RESTAURANTS offering ethnic and classic american cuisine: From Irish pub fare to fresh ice cream and gelato, Downtown Oconomowoc restaurants offer an atmosphere you won't find other places. The owners of Oconomowoc area restaurants strive to serve the community with the best in fine food and entertainment, in comfortable places that feel like home for a quiet night out or a dinner with the family.
A sense of HISTORY & HERITAGE as Lake Country's place for people and fun: Stroll along the streets where famous celebrities have visited and "the Wizard of Oz" had its 1939 premier. Visit the Oconomowoc Historical Museum to learn about Oconomwoc's rich heritage. Visit our beautiful band shell on the lake, the fieldstone train depot, and the recently restored City Hall on your way to our lakeshore park and promenade, and to our vibrant downtown to see why Oconomowoc has such a strong history and promising future.
An artful collection of hand-made SPECIALTY shoppes and galleries: With an eye for art, design and fashion, Downtown Oconomowoc's shoppes, galleries, and boutiques always have something new to surprise. Come and enjoy friendly one-on-one service as you shop for your wardrobe or purchase wares to decorate your home at any of Oconomowoc's downtown shops. Downtown Oconomowoc galleries offer the best in fine art and creative accents for any taste. The art galleries of Downtown Oconomowoc will be sure to have that special piece you've been looking for.
A VIBRANT CENTER of year-round family events, gallery nights, concerts and festivals: Oconomowoc is full of events for everyone, including an outdoor Summer Farmers Market, Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts, Winter & Food Festivals, Craftfest and Car Shows, Gallery Nights, German Christmas Market, and Chill-i-Fest. Relax at City Beach Band Shell for our Outdoor Concert series, enjoy the Badgerland Water Ski Show on Fowler lake or movies at Fowler Park. And finally, our seasonal parades include a Memorial Day parade and ceremoney, the Independence Day Parade, the Trick-or-Treat Halloween Parade, and the Christmas Parade.