Sheboygan and City Green: the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and the State Trunk Tour Podcast

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center (JMKAC) offers a variety of concepts and directions in contemporary art with particular consideration of craft-related forms, installation works, photography, new genres, ongoing cultural traditions, and the work of self-taught artists.  They have an impressive collection of permanent exhibits and a dynamic series of rotating ones.  Their ARTspace gallery…

3 Sheeps Brewing Taps

3 Sheeps Brewing Company

3 Sheeps Brewing is based in Sheboygan. It started, as may craft breweries, as a home brewing hobby by Grant Pauly. Meanwhile, along Highway 42 the Hops Haven Bar housed the Port Washington Brewing Company for several years before that brewery went under in 2012. That provided an opportunity for 3 Sheeps to open up…

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“Sheboygan to the Tip”   Southern terminus: Sheboygan County, at the junction with Highways 23 & 28 in downtown Sheboygan Northern terminus: Door County, at the Washington Island ferry pier in Northport Mileage: about 138 miles Counties along the way: Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Kewaunee, Door Sample towns along the way: Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Two Rivers, Kewaunee, Algoma,…

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“From Birds in the Marsh to Brats and Surfing on the Lake”   Quickie Summary: State “Trunk” Highway 28 begins in Horicon and passes by Horicon Marsh, a National Wildlife Refuge and a huge haven for all kinds of migrating birds. From there, it meanders generally northeast, heading through towns like Mayville, Theresa (home to…

Highway 23 looking at the Wyoming Valley

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“Lead Mines. Water Parks. Houses on Rocks. Dells. Muk Luks. Waterfalls. Brats. Championship Golf. Let’s Go!” Quickie Summary: State “Trunk” Highway 23 connects a veritable plethora of sights in Wisconsin. From the beautiful hills and history of the Lead Mining Region and the Driftless Area to Frank Lloyd Wright (and Frank Looyd Wright revenge-inspired) architectural…