Located a short 20 minute commute from Madison, the historic Swiss charm of New Glarus welcomes you. At 2,172 residents, New Glarus has both a strong economy and a sense of community.
Annual festivals www.wilhelmtell.org , A Taste of New Glarus, Heidi Fest and brewery tours all celebrate the proud heritage. If you are new to the area, consider two of the largest employers: Jack Links and New Glarus Brewing Company. Tour the Swiss Historical Village www.swisshistoricalvillage.org and see how this community was born.
Stay connected with the New Glarus Chamber of Commerce http://swisstown.com/ for all local events. Chalet of the Golden Fleece is a must see when you’re in town. Family is always welcome to visit the quaint little shops throughout New Glarus. Camping, nature trails, or a good old fashioned picnic can all be done within the New Glarus Woods State Park. Bicyclists, hikers and those who ride snowmobiles enjoy the Sugar River Trail winding through New Glarus, Monticello, Albany and Brodhead.
Whether you enjoy scenes from the past or beers from the present, New Glarus has something that will satisfy your sense of adventure. Check out one of the local listings down below and make the move today!