We know that fall has only just begun. We’re still enjoying autumn’s beautiful colors here in Wausau, but now is also a great time to look ahead and to plan for future trips to Wausau. Winter is a busy time here, with lots of people visiting, whether for business, pleasure, or both.
Did you know that there are more curling clubs in the state of Wisconsin than anywhere else? It’s true. Wisconsinites have a deep love of winter’s most interesting sport, and the adventurous city of Wausau is home to one of the oldest and most active clubs in the state. Whether you’re part of a league participating in regional bonspiels or you just want to watch this fascinating sport, consider staying with us at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel. The Wausau Curling Club’s 2017-18 schedule is already released, so now is the perfect time to make your reservations at our boutique hotel.
Curling in Wausau
The Wausau Curling Club is a fantastic venue, and is one of the oldest clubs in the nation. The club was renovated in 2012, and offers an incredible eight Olympic-size sheets of ice for it’s 500+ members. The fun kicks off in October, and continues on through March. The Wausau Curling Club hosts a series of bonspiels throughout the season, in addition to women’s, men’s, open, mixed and seniors league play, and the largest high school programs in the nation. Weekends in January and February are always bust at the club, with a variety of competitive and fun events. Wausau’s Curling Club is an excellent place for spectators to watch the fun, too. It’s open to the public during league play, from Monday – Friday.
The annual bonspiels include:
- The USA Wheelchair Bonspiel and High Performance event, on November 2-5, 2017.
- The fall Supper Club Mixed Bonspiel on November 10-12, 2017.
- The WSCA State Junior Curling Playdowns, on December 29-31, 2017.
- The WSCA Wisconsin Women’s Badger Bonspiel, January 26-28, 2018.
- The Badger State Games, February 2-4, 2018
- The 2017-18 Wisconsin State High School State Curling Championships, February 19-20, 2018.
- The USSMCA U.S. Senior Men’s Association National Championships, February 22-25, 2018.
The Annual “Learn2curl” Open House Event takes place on October 14 2017, followed by a series of orientations and clinics. Leagues officially begin the season on October 26, 2017. The full calendar is available for the upcoming 2017-18 curling season in Wausau, so there’s no reason to delay making your reservations at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel. Our Inn is unmatched in luxury and hospitality, and is the perfect place to rest your tired body after a long day of curling. Make your reservation today!