Enjoy live music, karaoke nights, a newly released movie at Ripon's historic Campus Theatre, or a tour of the Little White Schoolhouse museum, birthplace of the Republican Party. Visit Ripon’s local winery, take a historical walking tour, or enjoy a community event or celebration! No matter your longing, or your season, the Ripon area delivers breathtaking views, lively celebrations, historic attractions and so much more. We look forward to greeting you!
920-748-2506 – 103 Watson Street – Ripon, WI 54971
Founded in 1935 by Ben Marcus as the first of many Marcus Cinemas, the Marcus Campus Cinema features 1 auditorium. The theatre is located at the corner of Watson and E Jackson Street in historic downtown Ripon. Street parking is available.
920-748-9398 – P.O. Box 569 – Green Lake, WI 54941
Summer series of fine musical performances in Thrasher Opera House and Rodman Center for the Arts, Ripon College. Annual choral & chamber music workshops.
920-748-5466 – W12654 Reeds Corner Road – Ripon, WI 54971
One of the only places in the United States where visitors can see fourteen Famous Clydesdale's, close-up and personal. A truly exciting, entertaining, and fun 90 minute guided Tour with a short Grandstand Show. Included in the show is the newest mascot, Mac Gregor, a great Scottie dog. Also don't forget to visit and pet and take pictures of the Rare Baby Clydesdale, museum and Clydesdale gift shop.
920-748-6764 – 305 Blackburn Street – Ripon, WI 54971 – email
Seasonal hours: 10am – 4pm daily, June 1 – Labor Day; Weekends in May, September and October
920-361-2360 – W1635 County Trunk A – Berlin, WI 54923
920-748-3005 – 476 Hwy E – Ripon, WI 54971
920-294-4279 – 506 Mill Street – Green Lake, WI 54941 – email This 200-seat historic opera house, built in 1910, was beautifully restored and reopened in 1997. Today, this Performing Arts, Cultural and Community Center is the site of outstanding musical, comedy, theatrical, film and other cultural and educational events. Available for private rentals. Call 920-294-4279 for more information.
920-748-3296 – 410 County Rd E – Ripon, WI 54971 – email
Ripon's first winery! Our focus is on using cold hardy grape varieties capable of surviving Wisconsin's frigid winters. Our wines are an expression of the soil, climate, farming and winemaking practices that provide a sense of place to each wine. You'll taste our commitment to a quality, Wisconsin grown wine with every sip. Come on over and sample our wines in a relaxed environment.
Relish the Arts
The Ripon area boasts an array of opportunities to enjoy the arts. Investigate the happenings at Thrasher Opera House in Green Lake, as well as performers visiting Ripon College as part of the Caestecker Fine Arts Series and the Chamber Music and Jazz Series. The Green Lake Festival of Music brings entertainers to Green Lake year-round.