Ephraim Shores January 2014 Happenings

Ephraim Shores January 2014 Happenings. Polar Vortex Leaves Motels in Door County in the Deep Freeze – Winter Offers Its Own Brand of Beauty at the Ephraim Shores Resort & Restaurant

The Countdown to Wedding Bells Begins

Amber is getting married!  Ephraim Shores is on a countdown to a Nelson family wedding.  For those of you that do not know, Ephraim Shores is owned by the Nelson family and Amber is the granddaughter of Ranny, who I am sure you have seen tinkering around the motel fixing things and keeping us in [...]

Julie is Back!

Hello! We just want to give our friends a little update on our front desk gal, Julie. She has been a bundle of sunshine at our desk for almost 5 years. Last year, as some of you know, she had some medical issues and was unable to work most of the summer. Well, we have [...]

Opening for the Door County Half Marathon and Ready to Race Into the 2012 Season

Hello Everyone! Ephraim Shores will be opening May 4th for the Door County Half Marathon. The motel opens at noon and the Second Story Restaurant will be open for dinner at 5 p.m. We will be open through Sunday morning and then we open for the season on Friday May 11th. We have been busy [...]

Randy Peterson performs on the lawn at Ephraim Shores, Fyr Bal 2010

Saturday, June 19th, Randy Peterson will be performing a children’s concert on the lawn of Ephraim Shores at 1 p.m. Bring a chair or a blanket to sit on. The Second Story Restaurant will be serving its delicious breakfasts from 8 until noon, lunch and dinner from noon until 8. The Fyr Bal cake walk [...]


Come to Ephraim Wisconsin for the Fyr Bal Festival June 18,19 and 20th. Stroll along Eagle Harbor,grab a brat or whitefish sandwich andof course, cherry pie in a cup. Pet parade, arts and crafts and so much more. Fireworks on Saturday night. check us out. we are a small but mighty village. don’t miss out [...]

Ephraim Shores is getting ready for Fyr Bal Festival

Come on up to Ephraim Shores this weekend . Rent a boat, peddle a bike or just sit and look out over the bay. we are getting ready for Ephraim’s Fyr Bal festival. Fathers Day weekend is special in Ephraim Wisconsin. We have a festival to welcome summer in and throw winter out. check it [...]

Celebrate Door County’s Steel Bridge Songfest and stay at Ephraim Shores Motel

Door County’s Steel Bridge Songfest showcases amazing songwriters from around the world. Attend the festivities from Thursday June 10th – Sunday June 13th and stay with us at Ephraim Shores Motel.

Door County’s Ephraim Shores Motel getting ready for the 46th annual Fyr Bal Festival

The business community of Ephraim, Wisconsin is again gearing up for the start of summer in Door County. We are the village that starts the summer season with a festival to welcome visitors from all over. This year is the 46th year for this Scandinavian celebration on the shores of Eagle Harbor in the village of [...]

Reservations for 2010 season

Ephraim Shores is taking reservations for the 2010 season via email and telephone. The online reservations will start after the 1st of the new year. We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday season. We may still be digging out in the spring!

Wedding Bells at Ephraim Shores

Today one of our long time guests is getting married right here in Ephraim. Kara and her family have been coming to stay with us since Kara was very young and they have become family here at Ephraim Shores. The marriage will take place at the historic Ephraim Moravian, which is Lana and Jolynn’s church. [...]