Madeline Island Holiday Boutique

10:00AM to 4:00PM

Join us for this beloved traditional holiday event held every year at the Madeline Island Museum on the Saturday after Thanksgiving.

Local vendors and artists will offer a variety of unique handmade creations and gifts including jewelry, weavings, carvings and other specialties, each hand-crafted by local and regional artists. The event also features a soup lunch to benefit the La Pointe School Parent/Teacher Association.

In addition, Madeline Island shops and businesses will offer holiday specials, treats and more throughout town.

Receive one Free return PASSENGER ticket to the mainland with the purchase of any item during this special event.  Free return PASSENGER tickets are available ONLY at the Madeline Island Museum and for use the day of the Holiday Boutique.  The museum is within walking distance of the ferry landing.

What a wonderful way to kick off the holiday shopping season!

Holiday Ferry Schedule Updates

Happy Holidays and Season’s Greetings from the Madeline Island Ferry Line.

We will be running the regular schedule. Please note two special trips:
Wednesday, November 27 ~ To Island: 7pm
Thursday, November 28 ~ To Bayfield: 6pm

Christmas Eve, TUESDAY, December 24
We will be running the regular schedule. Please note last trips:
To Island: 5:30pm
To Bayfield: 4:30pm

Christmas Day, WEDNESDAY, December 25 (Reduced schedule)
To Island: 9:15am, 11am, 1:45pm, 4pm & 5:30pm
To Bayfield: 9:45am, 11:30am, 2:30pm & 4:30pm

New Year’s Eve, TUESDAY, December 31 (Last Trips)
We will be running the regular schedule. Please note last trips: 
To Island: 5:30pm
To Bayfield: 4:30pm

New Year’s Day, WEDNESDAY, January 1, 2019 (Reduced Schedule)
To Island: 9:15am, 11am, 12:30pm, 1:45pm,4pm & 5:30pm
To Bayfield: 9:45am, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm


Click here for schedule updates due to weather and ice conditions.

Madeline Island Murals

Learn Madeline Island history while strolling downtown La Pointe.

The Angus Cheese House and Transportation murals are located at the Madeline Island Heritage Center, 273 Colonel Woods Avenue. The Peterson Night mural is located at Island Carvers,  N662 Main Street. The Poppy mural is located behind the Parkside Condominiums, Main Street across from Joni’s Beach.

All murals designed and  painted by Holly Tourdot. The Angus Cheese House, Transportation Mural and Peterson Music Night Murals were supported by a grant from the La Pointe Center for the Arts and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.  Additional funding  for the Peterson Night Mural was provided by Island Carvers.