Support Local Business
While it may seem on the outside that things are shut down, there are still many merchants staying busy inside and they need your support! Looking for a break from cooking dinner, or want to do something to help? Many local restaurants are offering great curbside and delivery options.
Here’s where you can find out more:
- Lake Country Curbside Restaurants Facebook Group - Daily updates and info.
- Lake Country Virtual Farmers Market - Even if the farmers market season is delayed, don’t worry. This Facebook group was made to support all local farmers, trades, crafts, small businesses and more.
- Oconomowoc Chamber of Commerce Resources Roundup - Our friends at the Oconomowoc Area Chamber of Commerce have put together a sweet roundup of carryout options, online shopping and more. Browse their roundup on their website.
Get Some Fresh AirWhile there are restrictions in place for parks use, there are still many ways to enjoy being outside during this time.
- Watercraft Rentals at City Beach - Ocon Recreation is opening watercraft rentals during certain hours starting May 15.
- Hit the Trails - Whether it's on wheels or by foot, you can still enjoy many area trails. Make sure you visit the particular area's website for the most up-to-date info.
- Explore a City Park - Did you know there are more than 20 park areas in the City of Oconomowoc? See what park areas you've been missing.
There is "No Place Like Oconomowoc"We are blown away by folks in Oconomowoc stepping up and finding so many ways to help one another. Either by simply doing what others are doing to help during this pandemic at home or by finding super creative ways to help, we want to share them here to show off our great community!
COVID-19 Care for Lake Country - Residents formed this Facebook group to share and organize community resources in response to COVID-19. There's a ton of positive things to be found here.
Razor Relief Challenge - "The best you will ever feel about a bad haircut" Such a clever effort! Check out their Facebook page, or just take the challenge, it's easy. Have your family member give you an at-home haircut and donate the money you would normally pay to your regular stylist. #RazorReliefChallenge
Lake Country Giving - Through the generous help of a local donor, those who could use a little extra help can request a gift card to a local business that will ease the cost of food, purchase an activity to do at home, car repairs and more.