Calendar of Events

We often say,

"Something wonderful is always happening at Milaeger's"

and we try to ensure that with numerous special events throughout the year. Information about these events is available online, on Facebook and in our stores. We also email announcements to our frequent buyer "Best Reward Card" members.

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Click Here for a print version of our 2017 Calendar of Events

To purchase tickets for some events: order on-line, stop in or call either store at
Racine: 800-669-1229 or Sturtevant: 262-886-2117.

Click here to see our full menu and daily specials.
Taco Thursday!
Java Garden Cafe
Both Locations
Open late: until 8

Hard or Soft Tacos
$2.29 each or 3/$6.00
with a drink purchase
Your choice of fixin's!

Nachos are also available
$4.49 cheese only or
Supreme at $7.49

Best tacos in town!

Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015
We have a Facebook page too!
Great Lakes Farmers Market
Year Round!
Sundays: 10 am - 2 pm
Racine Store

New this year is our farmers market! We are super excited to have a variety of vendors at this event. Find out how to be a vendor or artisan at the market. It is fun for all ages!

Click here for all the details on our new Farmers Market webpage.

Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015

Vintage Veggie Fest
Starting May 11th
Both Stores

Try something new! Heirloom and Gourmet Vegetables available for a limited time! In addition to our huge regular selection of edibles, this year we are offering over 80 rare vegetables for a limited part of the season, while supplies last.
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015 World on a Plate
Thursday, June 29th
Racine Expo Greenhouse

Join us for a World on a Plate, a tasting celebration of nations! We're featuring 10 guest chefs preparing small portions for purchase and enjoyment and 4 beverage stations to delight you. Enjoy the music of Steel Doves Steel Band, an amazing 12 piece band.

Your $10 ticket provides admission and a commemorative World on a Plate glass! Food sampling and beverages are all ala carte. Pre-register in stores, online or call 800-669-1229
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015 Classic Car Show
Sunday, July 2nd
10am-2pm • Racine Store

Come and enjoy the day at our Great Lakes Farmers Market and see a gorgeous selection of antique and classic cars on display! Enjoy "car talk" with fellow enthusiasts. Have lunch at the market while you listen to live music from The Sentinels! Amazing local vendors and a special Kid's Corner with activities and games to keep the little ones happy!
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015  Fairy Princess Party
Saturday, July 29th
11am-1pm • Racine Store

Every little girl’s dream is to step inside the world of make-believe. We suggest each little girl dress in a fairy or princess costume. Activities include crafts, games, cookie decorating, and dancing, and face painting! Recommended for ages 3-8. Cost is $32 plus tax and includes a light lunch for child and a guardian as well as a keepsake gift for child.  Each child must be accompanied by an adult.  Lunch for additional adults is $5 each plus tax. Pre-register in stores or online. Order tickets early, as this event is a sell-out every year!  
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015
Cost is $100 per person plus tax. Pre-register in stores, online or call 800-669-1229. Order tickets early, as this event was a sell-out last year!
Farm to Table Dinner
Saturday, August 5th
6pm • Racine Store

Come and enjoy a quintessential farm to table dining experience in the intimate setting of our beautifully decorated candlelit greenhouse with retractable roof, under the stars. Feast on culinary delights made with fresh, local ingredients from our Great Lakes Farmers Market farmers and bakers. Cocktail hour will feature farm fresh appetizers, signature drinks, and beer sampling from Rustic Road Brewery. Five course dinner expertly prepared by local award-winning chef, Peter Sandroni, from La Merenda and Engine Co. #3. Exclusive wine pairing with each course. Live music.
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015 Antique Tractor Show
Sunday, August 27th
10am-2pm • Racine Store

The Southeastern Antique Power and Collectible Society and several other antique tractor owners will be bringing their tractors and several antique farm equipment items for you to see! Great activities for the kids including making their own jump rope with a vintage crank! Live Music by County Crossings!
Great Lakes Farmers Market Logo 2015 Tomatomania
Saturday, September 9th
11am - 3pm
Racine Store

Sample 115 heirloom and hybrid tomatoes and 40 kinds of peppers.  The tasting and food samples are free!  Also enjoy Tequila and Wine Tasting. Fresh food items and beverages will be for sale, including salsas and nachos, bruschetta, beer, sangria, wine, and Bloody Marys, and of course, tomatoes and peppers! Master Gardeners from the University of Wisconsin-Extension Horticultural Program will answer all your garden questions.

If you have special handicap requirements, please let our staff know when you make your reservation.  We will make every effort to make the workshops easy and enjoyable for all.

If you are registering for a large group that would like to work close by, please advise our staff when you make your reservation, and we will try to accommodate you.

Please note, tickets are not returnable or refundable. If you can not make an event or workshop, you may transfer the tickets to another person or apply the ticket toward a different event/workshop. Please remember that each workshop is subject to change due to unforeseeable events.  If a workshop is cancelled, we will call the number you provided at registration.

If you would like to reuse your containers from previous years, please contact us for discounted pricing. If you wish to wear gloves at the workshops, please bring your own.  If you forget, Milaeger’s has garden gloves available for purchase.  Please wear typical gardening clothing and sensible shoes.