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Chateau St. Croix Winery Fall Festival

On September 21st and 22nd, treat yourself to a day filled with entertainment and indulgence at the Chateau St. Croix Winery Fall Festival. This harvest festival lasts all afternoon and admission is free. You can browse many local craft vendors while sipping a glass of wine that was made right there. Tours of the winery will be available at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., so you can learn all about the winemaking process too. Live music will be played throughout the day by the Mike Salovich Duo, Rich Lewis Band, and the Lehto & Wright Band, so there will never be a dull moment. You will be able to enjoy tasty Italian dishes from a local food truck as well as a cold beer from the Oliphant Brewery too. There’s something for everyone, so make sure to stop by and start your holiday shopping with some truly unique crafts and jewelry.

Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours

Cruise down the St. Croix River and explore the outdoors in a whole new way when you join an excursion with Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours, just thirty minutes from our St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake location. Whether you’d like to take a Daily Excursion on “The Princess” or “The Queen,” a variety of options are available for you and your family to enjoy. Dinner cruises are another fabulous option to explore for a unique night out, with delicious entrees like roasted prime rib and mashed potatoes, four cheese stuffed shells, and chicken breasts with wild rice. Wednesday evenings are reserved for the Ribs on the River Cruise so you and the family can dig into pork ribs and all your favorite sides, as you learn about the history of the river and the surrounding area. You can’t go wrong, no matter which option you select, so book today!

Clover Meadow Winery and White Wolf Distillery

Less than 10 miles from your stay at the St. Croix Casino Hertel sits the beautiful Clover Meadow Winery and White Wolf Distillery. Boasting its title as the only certified organic winery in the Midwest, and only one of five organic distilleries in the entire nation, you will find quality spirits here that can’t be beat.

With its tasting room open year-round, you will feel welcome as you sip on a variety of wines and spirits cultivated in the pesticide-free soil outside. Currently, they offer 23 varieties of wine as well as several brandies, moonshines, and cordials. Guests will delight in the charming café, where you can choose from a classic Wisconsin meat and cheese tray or delicious vegetarian options like the black bean sliders. There’s something for everyone in your party to enjoy alongside a glass of fine wine and friendly company.

The winery is open May through October, Thursday through Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the winter, they are open Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sing and Dance the Night Away

If you want a night of high-energy live music, look no further than the series of concerts performed at your choice of lodging—St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake. This June promises a lineup of incredible artists, including the legendary country band Montgomery Gentry. The band will have you singing along to all of your favorites as well as new hits on June 29th at 7:00 p.m.

All ages are welcome at this family-friendly concert, and children 10 years of age and younger are admitted for free with the presence of an adult. General admission costs just $20, while the Coca-Cola VIP area in the first set of rows is just $30. The VIP area also offers seating so that you can watch the show in comfort.

Purchase your tickets today, and check out other headliners coming to the St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake, Hertel, and Danbury this month.

Camping and the Casino

If you are having trouble deciding whether your next vacation should be camping or luxury accommodations, you don’t have to choose with St. Croix Casino Danbury! From May 1st through October 15th, the Eagles Landing Campground is open for you and your family to enjoy. This wooded site is perfect for RV or tent camping along the beautiful Yellow River and is conveniently located only a mile away from the St. Croix Casino Danbury when you take our free shuttle service.

You will be able to relax in the great outdoors with all of the best amenities, including Wi-Fi, coin laundry, free showers, and our incredible on-site staff to ensure you have the best experience. The 45-site campground offers 35 full hookups and 10 electric-only sites, as well as volleyball and basketball courts, a playground, and much more. Your furry companions are welcome too as long as they are leashed so you can bring the whole family along! Then, come back to the hotel for some serious R&R after your quick glamping trip. 

Laugh It Up

Your stay at St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake will have you cracking up on Saturday, April 20th, when you attend the All-Star Comedy Revue with Chris Fairbanks. At 8:00 p.m., you can settle in for a great show filled with quick wit and quirky humor to make your vacation that much more memorable.

Chris Fairbanks is a cohost of the popular podcast Do You Need a Ride with Karen Kilgariff, and his standup has been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Last Comic Standing, and Comedy Central. He was named as one of Amazon MP3’s Top Ten comedy albums with his routine on Fairbanks! and he has many comedic appearances coming up on Comedy Central’s Corporate, HBO’s Crashing, and Amazon’s One Mississippi.

With this many accolades, you know this is a night you won’t want to miss, so plan on attending this show when you reserve your room at the St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake.

Marvelous Maple

Enjoy a bit of the Wisconsin local flavor at the MapleFest at Glenna Farms on March 30th and 31st, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Just a quick 16-mile trip from your fabulous stay at the St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake, you will find a brisk weekend outing for the whole family to enjoy.

The family-owned farm is home to 80 acres of maple trees and gives you a truly exceptional Wisconsin experience. Take a self-guided tour of the farm and see how sap is made into syrup as well as an “old time” cooking demo. Free pancakes are even served until 1:00 p.m. and drawings will be held for all kinds of delicious maple products for you to take home and enjoy or give to your loved ones as unique gifts.

A delightful petting zoo will be available and the retail store will be open until 4:00 p.m.

Back to the Classics for Valentine's

St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake doesn’t just offer the best in comfortable accommodations and fantastic casino games, it also has all the most amazing acts lined up this month, including a blast from the past performance by 2nd Time Around Band on February 15th and 16th at 8:00 p.m. You and your family will enjoy 60+ songs from the 50s and 60s, played in their entirety, without the interruptions sometimes found in other live performances.

With no auto-tune and no gimmicks, this nonstop act embraces the best Doo Wop music the way it was meant and will deliver a talent-filled show you will be talking about for years to come. Make sure you don’t miss this event on your visit to St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake or our nearby locations at Danbury and Hertel. Relive a bygone era and enjoy a night with the likes of Buddy Holly, The Beatles, Beach Boys, and more!

Join Us for Dinner

When staying at the St. Croix Casino Danbury, you don’t have to look far for superior customer service and high-quality cuisine. Simply visit our Waabani-Noodin (East Winds) dining room for excellently prepared dishes at fair prices. With an expansive selection of meals available all day, you and your whole family can find something to love.

Savor in our fantastic specials, like Tuesday’s lobster dinner with all the best sides at only $17.99, our Saturday steak and shrimp trio dinner at $15.95, or our classic Sunday pork chop special and side salad for only $9.99. Our selection of seafood and other exciting entrees, like the all-you-can-eat ribs, fresh and tender vegetables, and mashed potatoes with gravy, is popular so come early and come hungry.

The best part, you can swipe your St. Croix Casino Players Club card to earn points on some of these specials to go toward your next fabulous meal at the St. Croix Casino Danbury.

Where Kids Count Too

Your family won’t have time to be bored when you stay at St. Croix Casino Danbury. Fun for the whole family is accounted for in our attentive customer service, and that includes our incredible array of arcade games found on the first floor! Our arcade offers the big thrills and amusement that your kids deserve on their vacation too. There’s something for everyone with classics like air hockey, claw games, and hockey foosball. For the bigger kids looking for action and adventure, the heart-pumping driving and hunting game selections are sure to provide hours of fun. At St. Croix Casino Danbury, it’s our priority to provide not just welcoming and comfortable accommodations but to provide fun for every member of the family – no matter how big or small.

A Toast To Wisconsin Wines

With its grand stone manor house, formal gardens, and horse stables, Chateau St. Croix Winery, located on Highway 87, looks as if its been magically transported from Tuscany and dropped in the heart of Wisconsin. In fact, this European-inspired oasis is a labor of love for winemakers undaunted by Wisconsin’s cold climate. In fact, since 2004, they’ve grown six varieties of hybrid, cold-hearty grapes that flourish in the state’s surprisingly forgiving soil, and turned out dozens of award-winning wines. Wine tastings and tours are offered throughout the week.

Crisp Weather & Colorful Events

Embrace the beauty of the season at the St. Croix Falls AutumnFest & Craft Fair in October. On your visit to one of our premier locations, be sure to check out this unique celebration of the season. Families will enjoy river walks along Taylors Falls and St. Croix Falls where they can see the colorful changing of leaves into the vibrant hues of autumn. It is the perfect way to unwind on your trip and discover all of the wildlife that the St. Croix Valley has to offer.

The beautiful state parks will be open for all to enjoy picnics or to even go paddling. Those interested in crafts will find no shortage of art and wonderful works to enjoy, plus live theatrical productions at The Festival Theatre. Relax during your visit and enjoy the wonders of fall.

A Holiday Experience to Remember

Throughout the month of December, guests at the St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake can take part in a fabulous, annual Wisconsin tradition. The Village Park will be open for visitors to enjoy beautiful holiday decorations and magnificent lighting displays that are sure to bring joy to the hearts of you and your loved ones.

This snowy stroll is a magical memory in the making as you take in all the holiday season has to offer. The Village Park will also be open for those who wish to stay cozy in their vehicles and drive through to enjoy the displays in warm comfort. You will enjoy the holiday spirit either way you join in. Enjoy local shopping, wondrous lights and Christmas décor, and make your stay at the St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake merry at this free, month-long event!