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Looking for a new place to escape for the weekend? Maybe you want to go somewhere North of Downtown Milwaukee, but not too far from home. Join us for our monthly podcast and learn about why Grafton, Wisconsin is the best place to be. Come and explore with us on Get Away to Grafton!

Looking for a new place to escape for the weekend? Maybe you want to go somewhere North of Downtown Milwaukee, but not too far from home. Join us for our monthly podcast and learn about why Grafton, Wisconsin is the best place to be. Come and explore with us on Get Away to Grafton!
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Looking for a new place to escape for the weekend? Maybe you want to go somewhere North of Downtown Milwaukee, but not too far from home. Join us for our monthly podcast and learn about why Grafton, Wisconsin is the best place to be. Come and explore with us on Get Away to Grafton!

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262-377-1650


Episodes

Episode 13: A Food Truck and Festival Filled Summer in Grafton

5/31/2019
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On this month’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we prepare for a summer of outdoor food and drink with local experts. We’ll hear about the second ever Beer on the Bridge in Grafton, Grafton’s brand-new Traveling Food Truck Tour, and from the owners of local food truck, That Taco Guy. Let’s get started! To begin, beer connoisseur and Grafton cheerleader Paul Alexander returns to Get Away to Grafton to talk about the second annual Beer on the Bridge tasting event. Paul, owner of 024 taproom...

Duration:00:38:52

Episode 12: The Perfect Party in Grafton

4/23/2019
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On this month’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we’re thinking spring, and for us, that means planning a special event in Grafton! Sit back, relax, and hear from our friends in and around Grafton that can help you plan the perfect wedding, shower, family event, and more! We can’t wait for you to hear from our friends at From Scratch Catering, River Room on the Milwaukee, and Bloomin’ Olive. First, our special friend, Donna Erickson of From Scratch Catering, is joining us to share details...

Duration:00:34:27

Episode 11: Thrifty Shopping & Bargain Deals

3/21/2019
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On this month’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we share hidden and popular gems in our own backyard for thrift shopping and bargain hunting deals. Join us as we hear from our friends at Deez Dealz, Family Sharing of Ozaukee County, and Goodwill of Grafton and Southeastern Wisconsin. Our friends can tell you how to get great deals on things like toiletries, clothing, Coach Purses, and so much more! First up is Shannon of Deez Dealz. Dealz Deelz just celebrated their one year anniversary...

Duration:00:29:43

Episode 10: Tour Ozaukee County

2/22/2019
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, you’ll have the pleasure of hearing from the Ozaukee County Tourism Council, and learning about why Ozaukee County truly is a hidden gem tourism destination in the state of Wisconsin. Meet in the heart of the state, and join us any time of year for festivals, delicious food, unforgettable wineries and breweries, unique shops, and activities for all ages. Joining us to share information about the communities of Mequon, Grafton, and Cedarburg, and...

Duration:00:44:23

Episode 9: The Arts in Ozaukee County

1/16/2019
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we dive into the world of art, and the exclusive collections you will want to check out for yourself in Ozaukee County. Whether Cedarburg is right in your backyard, or you’re thinking about joining us for a weekend getaway, you won’t want to miss the exciting places we’re going to share with you! If you’re big on quilting, crafts, and historical facts, you’ll look forward to hearing from our first guest, Melissa Wraalstad, Executive Director of...

Duration:00:31:43

Episode 8: Best Brews and Tasting Rooms

12/20/2018
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we share details with you about unique local breweries and tasting rooms. Who wouldn’t want to hear about beer?! Any time of year is the perfect time to check out local breweries and tasting rooms for local craft beers throughout Ozaukee County. Sit back, and hear about some of our favorite places for a cold brew in and around Grafton! Our first guest, Paul Alexander, one of the owners of The 024 Tap Room in Grafton, shares with us his passion...

Duration:00:40:37

Episode 7: Shop Local in Grafton!

11/15/2018
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we’re sharing with you reasons to shop local in Grafton this holiday season for unique holiday gifts! No matter who you’re buying for, Grafton has the perfect gift. Grafton is known for its amazing variety of large commercial businesses, but did you know it also has unique small shops? Though they may be small in size, our small businesses are great places to keep in mind! Join us as we paint a picture for you of what your small business holiday...

Duration:00:41:32

Episode 6: Holiday Events

10/17/2018
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we’re sharing with you reasons why you won’t want to miss the most wonderful time of the year in Grafton- our annual Holiday Events Christmas Tree Lighting, Parade, and Breakfast with Santa! Don’t miss out on all the family fun! Our tree lighting will take place in downtown Grafton from 4-8pm on November 18th. Our Breakfast with Santa, located at Circle B Recreation, and the 39th annual Christmas parade, located in downtown Grafton, will take place...

Duration:00:25:19

Episode 5: Fall Into Grafton!

9/21/2018
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we’ll be sharing with you why you won’t want to miss Grafton’s annual Fall into Grafton harvest festival! For more information about Fall into Grafton, please go to our website, celebrategrafton.org, or “like” us on our Facebook page, Celebrate Grafton.

Duration:00:41:34

Episode 4: Stay & Play!

8/28/2018
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Tune in to August’s episode of Get Away To Grafton, our new monthly podcast, where you'll learn about upcoming events, local organizations, and why Grafton, Wisconsin is the best place to be! On today's show, we’re taking it up a notch, and sharing with you why Grafton is a great place to stay and play. Join us as we guide you through a typical stay and play weekend here in the heart of it all. First, Steve Smith, owner of Fire Ridge Golf Club and Flannery’s Restaurant, paints a...

Duration:00:33:44

Episode 3: Grafton's Ladies Night Out

7/18/2018
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On July’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we discuss one of the best nights of the year in downtown Grafton: Grafton’s Ladies Night Out! Join us as we discover details that ladies in Ozaukee County will want to know for this exciting event taking place on August 7th. Chocolate, drink specials, goodie bags, and more will be just some of the many fun things for you to share and experience with your gal pals! Our wonderful panel of women from the Grafton Ladies Night Out committee share all...

Duration:00:24:42

Episode 2: Grillin' In Grafton

6/15/2018
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On today’s episode of Get Away to Grafton, we discuss important details regarding Grillin' in Grafton and the many things it has to offer throughout the weekend. Join us on Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 30th in Centennial Park for delicious food, outdoor family fun and the largest fireworks show in Ozaukee County! First, we'll speak with Jim Brunnquell, current Treasurer of Celebrate Grafton and one of the founding members of the organization. Jim shares with us how this popular...

Duration:00:22:38

Episode 1: Giro d’ Grafton

5/24/2018
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On our debut episode of Get Away to Grafton, we discuss important details regarding Giro d' Grafton, taking place June 23rd! One of the stops on the popular Tour of America's Dairyland bicycle race series, this exciting six-turn course has plenty to offer all racers and spectators in Downtown Grafton. First, we'll speak with Bill Koch, co-founder and executive director of Tour of America's Dairyland, and Bill Ochowicz, also a co-founder and partner of Tour of America's Dairyland, as well as...

Duration:00:24:31