Flea market, 'Fiddler,' and fun fair among weekend events
What's going on this weekend?
Final performances of "Fiddler on the Roof" by Lakeland Players, one great flea market in Elkhorn, and a fun fair with a zoo theme at St. Francis de Sales Parish in Lake Geneva. Add classical music with the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra, plant sales for gardeners, a 5K fitness run/walk and a living history lesson at Old World Wisconsin, and you've got great options for good times.
Friday, May 17-19 Closing performances of “Fiddler on the Roof,” performed May 17-19, Lakeland Players, Walworth County Performing Arts Center, 15 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn. (262)?723-3013, www.lakeland-players.org
Tevye, played by Barry Norton, pulls his cart down the road as the fiddler, Dakota Sammons, follows in the Lakeland Players production of "The Fiddler on the Roof." The show opens Friday, May 10, in Elkhorn. Final performances of the show are this weekend. File photo.
Saturday, May 18: Spring Woodland Rendezvous, May 18-19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Seno Woodland Education Center, 3606 Dyer Lake Road (Highway P), two miles north of Highway 50. Living historical event with pioneer crafts and campsites. (262) 539-3222, www.senocenter.org.
Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra performs “Romeo and Juliet,” May 18 at 7:30 p.m., Calvary Community Church, Williams Bay. (262) 359-9072, www.lakegenevaorchestra.org.
The Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra will perform Saturday at Calvary Community Church in Williams Bay. File photo.
Geneva Lakes Kitchen Walk, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Chefs prepare tastings in estate kitchens on Lake Geneva. Proceeds benefit the Walworth County Food Pantry. Tickets at www.kitchenwalk.ticketderby.com
Open Mic night, May 18, and every third Saturday, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lakes, 319 N. Broad St., Elkhorn. Come and sing or play a tune or just listen. Refreshments served. (262)?723-7440, www.uulakes.org.
Get Fit 5K?run/walk, May 18, sponsored by the Walworth County Employee Wellness Council. Registration begins at 8 a.m., race starts at 9 a.m., at the white loop of the Kettle Moraine Nordic Trail, off of County Highway H in LaGrange (north of U.S. Highway 12). Free T-shirts for those who register in advance at www.co.walworth.wi.us or call Dale Wilson, (262)?741-4949.
Annual plant sale, May 18, from 9 a.m. to noon, Veteran’s Terrace Parking Lot 589 Milwaukee Ave. Burlington. Sponsored by the Burlington Area Garden Club, (262)?763-6852, www.burlingtonareagardenclub.com.
Opening Day of the Woodland People Exhibit, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Geneva Lake Museum, 255 Mill St., Lake Geneva. Step back in time honoring the 3 Tribe Alliance of the Potawatomi, Ottawa and Ojibwa peoples. (262)?248-6060.
Badger FFA?Plant Sale, May 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Badger High School greenhouses at west side of the school, 220 South St., Lake Geneva. (262)?348-2000, ext 2356.
Educators Block Party, May 18, from noon to 3 p.m. in the business center across from the Elkhorn High School. Fun and educational activities for families. (262)?321-4447.
Rainbow Springs Nature Hike, May 18, at 10 a.m., sponsored by the Kettle Moraine Land Trust. This 990-acre area, the Mukwonago river unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest, formerly known as Rainbow Springs Golf Resort, was purchased by the DNR?and is now open to the public. Park admission stickers not currently required. Meet at the gravel parking lot on County Highway LO, a half mile east of County Highway E in Mukwonago. (262)?949-7211, www.kmlandtrust.org.
Spring into the Past, May 18-19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Old World Wisconsin, Old World Wisconsin, W372 S9727 Wisconsin Highway 67, Eagle. Spring cleaning, help with 19th-century chores. (262) 594-6301.
Old World Wisconsin interpreters Cait Dallas and David O’Hara take a break from chores. File photo.
Sunday, May 19: ? Antique Flea Market, May 19, opens at 7 a.m., rain or shine, at the Walworth County Fairgrounds, 411 E. Court St., Elkhorn. Contact N.L. Promotions, (414) 525-0820, www.nlpromotionsllc.com.
The Antique Flea Market opens Sunday for the first of four dates this summer at the Walworth County Fairgrounds in Elkhorn. File photo by Lynn Greene.
Choir Festival, May 19 at 7 p.m., featuring the choirs of Delavan United Church of Christ and Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, held at Delavan UCC, 123 E. Washington St. A free-will offering will be taken for the Open Arms Free Clinic in Elkhorn. A reception will follow the concert. (262) 728-2212 ext. 13.
A?Day at the Zoo Fun Fair, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. Francis de Sales Parish School, 130 Main St., Lake Geneva. Carnival games, activities, crafts and concessions.
High School Choirs Concert, May 19, at 7 p.m., Bret Miller Gym, East Troy High School, 3128 Graydon Ave. East Troy. (262)?642-6760