"In Death" Exhibit at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilt & Fiber Arts
Jul
13
to Dec 3

"In Death" Exhibit at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilt & Fiber Arts

The bluntly titled exhibition, In Death, will feature over twenty contemporary fiber artists from across the United States. From Deidre Scherer, Victoria Findlay Wolfe, Susan Lenz, Heidi Parkes and many other In Death features prominent and emerging fiber artists. Each piece in the exhibition exemplifies the superb ability of the artists while simultaneously exposing their deeply personal and unique perspectives as individuals on death and dying.

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Lace: Works of Adornment at the Wisconsin Museum of Fiber Arts
Jul
13
to Dec 3

Lace: Works of Adornment at the Wisconsin Museum of Fiber Arts

A selection from the WMQFA Collection of Lois Markus Lace will make its public debut at the Museum this summer. The exhibition will feature exquisite examples of garment lace. From cuff to collar, lace was frequently used to embellish clothing in a variety of fashions. Lace: Works of Adornment is a window into a time when owning and wearing a piece of well-crafted lace spoke volumes about the wearer without ever saying a word.  

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Michael Santini: An Allegorical Journey at the Cedarburg Art Museum
Aug
30
to Nov 5

Michael Santini: An Allegorical Journey at the Cedarburg Art Museum

The drawings, paintings, and sculptures of Michael Santini in this exhibition are an allegorical portrayal of the constant spiritual and worldly struggle of good versus evil and how aspects of everyday life can reveal this struggle.  Aspects of contemplation, choice, and accountability, or political and religious strife are themes in Santini’s work.  Drawings provide the framework for paintings which may eventually be worked into molded, composite sculptures.

 

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Kathie Wheeler:  Down a Country Road at the Cedarburg Art Museum
Aug
30
to Nov 5

Kathie Wheeler: Down a Country Road at the Cedarburg Art Museum

After graduating from the American Academy of Art in Chicago, Kathie Wheeler has worked as a freelance commercial artist and as a portrait artist.  Today she enjoys painting en plein air and from her studio on a small farm in southwestern Wisconsin. This exhibition showcases the 2014 Cedarburg Plein Air Event best-of-show award-winning artist with an array of her intimate, rural scenes. In the manner of the French Barbizon School, the Hudson River School, and the American Impressionists who took to the fields and woods with their sketchbooks and paints to record the beauty of their surroundings, Kathie Wheeler’s paintings capture the essence and emotive nature of her outdoor subjects.

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 Joseph Friebert: Through the Years, 1945-2000 at the Cedarburg Art Museum
Aug
30
to Nov 5

Joseph Friebert: Through the Years, 1945-2000 at the Cedarburg Art Museum

More than five decades of artwork of Milwaukee artist Joseph Friebert (1908-2002) are represented in this succinct exhibition. Nine paintings and two lithographs embody various stages in the prominent American artist’s career.  From a representational landscape and depiction of refugees in flight in the 1940s through abstractions in the 1950s to lyrical landscapes and figurative works of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s, this American artist showed diversity of subject amidst a limited palette of rich, earthy tones.  All works were gifts to the Cedarburg Art Museum from the Joseph and Betsy Ritz Friebert Family Partnership and Kohler Foundation, Inc.

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Cedarburg History Museum presents "A Cedarburg Immigrant Story"
Sep
7
to Jan 31

Cedarburg History Museum presents "A Cedarburg Immigrant Story"

The Cedarburg History Museum is proud to announce its fall exhibit "A Cedarburg Immigrant Story" beginning September 7th. The exhibit will allow visitors to travel back to the days of Cedarburg's early pioneers and learn the story of Dr. Theodore E.F. Hartwig, who arrived in Cedarburg as a child in 1847 and eventually became Cedarburg's first doctor. Through his story and others, artifacts and recordings, visitors will discover what it was like to venture into unknown territory and experience an untamed world. 

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Recent Acquisitions: Kenn Kwint at the Cedarburg Art Museum
Sep
27
to Jan 3

Recent Acquisitions: Kenn Kwint at the Cedarburg Art Museum

Milwaukee artist Kenn Kwint’s (b. 1937) career of art creation over a 50-year period resulted in characteristic large-scale abstractions with line and texture being predominant features.  CAM is the recipient of several of the artist’s smaller abstract portraits as well as his textural landscapes and gestural abstractions as generous gifts from Kenn Kwint and the Kohler Foundation, Inc

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Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center
Nov
1
7:00pm 7:00pm

Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center

The Blueburg Café offers “Plug and Play” Open Mic nights on the first Wednesday of each month, showcasing musicians, singers, poets, dancers, comedians and story-tellers. Amplification and microphones are provided. All ages are welcome! Open Mic begins at 7:00 pm and continues until approximately 9:00 pm.  $2 donation qualifies you for door prize entry!  

The Café’s full bar offers beer, wine, soft drinks including Sprecher soda.

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A Cedarburg Christmas
Nov
15
to Dec 24

A Cedarburg Christmas

Cedarburg is a beautiful destination any time of year, but especially so during the Christmas season! "A Cedarburg Christmas" was started in 2009 by a small group of community volunteers for the purpose of promoting all the holiday offerings available in beautiful downtown Cedarburg in a single location. From holiday performances to arts & crafts fairs, from Santa schedules to merchant events, this website should be your first stop for everything Christmas in Cedarburg!

 

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Festive Friday Eves at the Cedar Creek Settlement
Nov
17
to Dec 22

Festive Friday Eves at the Cedar Creek Settlement

Enjoy the exciting free series of family-oriented themed events every Friday night from 5-9pm during the holiday season at Cedar Creek Settlement. The Settlement features 25 unique shops; gift and specialty shops, antique stores, galleries, three restaurants, artists studios and the Cedar Creek Winery nestled in a restored 1864 woolen mill, festively adorned for the holidays with natural greenery, garlands, beribboned wreaths, luminarias, and thousands of tiny white lights.

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Visit with Santa at his Cedarburg Workshop!
Nov
24
to Dec 22

Visit with Santa at his Cedarburg Workshop!

Thanks to generous grants from the Greater Cedarburg Foundation and Festivals of Cedarburg, Inc., a charming 15' x 15' gingerbread house graces Cedarburg's Washington Avenue for the entire Christmas season. Santa, and sometimes Mrs. Claus, stop by in the days leading up to Christmas, welcoming families into the workshop for a cozy, personal visit. When Santa's not in to greet guests, you can peek in the windows to see his chair, charming fireplace and the toys he and the elves have been working on!

 

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2017 Holiday Art Fair Show & Sale
Dec
1
to Dec 3

2017 Holiday Art Fair Show & Sale

Exceptional 3-day arts and crafts showcased by Cedarburg Artists' Guild members located in the Cedarburg Community Center at W63 N641 Washington Avenue.  elebrate local art. Shop for a colorful variety of bright and fanciful jewelry, beaded glass, fiber and wearable art, felted wool, fabric sculptures, punch needle and weaving, multimedia paintings, drawings, etchings, ceramics, birdhouses, copper yard art, and more.  All works of art are one-of-a-kind expressions, originating in the hand, heart, and eye of each individual artisan. Come and meet the artists behind the delightful creations being offered for one's holiday list.

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First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring The Blue Light Scene
Dec
1
6:00pm 6:00pm

First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring The Blue Light Scene

Blue Light Scene is a high energy party band.  One of WI’s most popular groups, the band is featured everywhere from Summerfest and Fox News to Lambeau Field and The Bradley Center.  With 3 lead singers, 5 part vocal harmonies, and a catalog of the best pop, rock, and country dance anthems, Blue Light Scene delivers an unforgettable experience. 

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Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center
Dec
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center

The Blueburg Café offers “Plug and Play” Open Mic nights on the first Wednesday of each month, showcasing musicians, singers, poets, dancers, comedians and story-tellers. Amplification and microphones are provided. All ages are welcome! Open Mic begins at 7:00 pm and continues until approximately 9:00 pm.  $2 donation qualifies you for door prize entry!  

The Café’s full bar offers beer, wine, soft drinks including Sprecher soda.

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Santa's Dash Away 5K
Dec
16
8:00am 8:00am

Santa's Dash Away 5K

Help support Santa's Cedarburg Workshop by participating in the 4th annual Santa's Dash Away 5K, sponsored by Real Health & Fitness Center on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.  Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to join in the holiday spirit and participate in a 5K run/walk where all proceeds go directly toward A Cedarburg Christmas, which coordinates the Santa's Workshop each holiday season. More than 500 families visit the charmingly decorated Workshop for free private visits with Santa each year. 

 

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Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center
Jan
3
7:00pm 7:00pm

Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center

The Blueburg Café offers “Plug and Play” Open Mic nights on the first Wednesday of each month, showcasing musicians, singers, poets, dancers, comedians and story-tellers. Amplification and microphones are provided. All ages are welcome! Open Mic begins at 7:00 pm and continues until approximately 9:00 pm.  $2 donation qualifies you for door prize entry!  

The Café’s full bar offers beer, wine, soft drinks including Sprecher soda.

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First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring The Differentials
Jan
5
6:00pm 6:00pm

First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring The Differentials

The Differentials is a band that plays a selection of indelible wonders of the ‘60’s & ‘70’s with vocal precision.  Three lead vocalists on a mission to accurately capture and interpret the essence of the songs that defined the era.  You’ll have to look hard to find a group with the fortitude to tackle some of the most challenging selections.  Ten years in the making The Differentials have the horsepower to do it.  

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First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Whiskey Farm
Feb
2
6:00pm 6:00pm

First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Whiskey Farm

The Whiskey Farm is an Americana and folk rock band from Madison, Wisconsin.  Formed in 2010,the band released their first record, “Middle of America,” in 2011 and in 2012 won the Madison Area Music Award (MAMA) for Best Americana/Folk song for the lead track, “If I Were You.”  The Onion A.V. Club described The Whiskey Farm as “straddling the line between bluegrass and folk, blending technical wows with accessible songwriting for very pop-minded Americana.”  The Americana Gazette wrote that they have “great tunes, killer hooks, and fantastic harmonies,” and The Isthmus called them “a big boost for the little music scene thriving here in the middle of America.”  The band features multi-instrumentalists and layered harmonies in lyric-driven songs. 

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Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center
Feb
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Blueburg Cafe at the Cedarburg Cultural Center

The Blueburg Café offers “Plug and Play” Open Mic nights on the first Wednesday of each month, showcasing musicians, singers, poets, dancers, comedians and story-tellers. Amplification and microphones are provided. All ages are welcome! Open Mic begins at 7:00 pm and continues until approximately 9:00 pm.  $2 donation qualifies you for door prize entry!  

The Café’s full bar offers beer, wine, soft drinks including Sprecher soda.

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First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Mic Over Matter
Mar
2
6:00pm 6:00pm

First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Mic Over Matter

Mic Over Matter plays a very diverse set list. Heavily influenced by the 90's and an array of today' hits within numerous different genres inspires a Mic Over Matter acoustic/violin twist to your favorite Alternative, Pop, Rock, Indie, Classic Rock, Reggae, and Folk hits through the decades back to the 50's. Anything is pretty much fair game.

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First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Loudmouth Soup
May
4
6:00pm 6:00pm

First Fridays at Cedarburg Cultural Center - featuring Loudmouth Soup

First Fridays at the Cedarburg Cultural Center showcase a variety of musical styles including Americana, Blues, Caribbean, Country, Jam, Funk, Pop, Reggae, Rock, R&B and Soul. The series is free of charge to members of the Cultural Center and children under 5. Non-member general admission is $5 at the door. Be sure to check out the emerging artists as well as established #WAMI Award winning bands at this great recurring event!

 

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