Real Estate and Community Information
The Village of Wind Point is an historical vision that was created along the tranquil shores of Lake Michigan within the mid 1950’s. Home to the Friends of the Lighthouse, this unique residential village holds less than 1000 residences, and therefore the area offers some of the East Coast’s most alluring and attractive pieces of real estate. Set along the shores of a peaceful oceanic bank near the outskirts of the City of Racine, Wisconsin, the area is also home to a beautiful atmosphere, seasonal weather, and unique activities, including those held at the Wind Point Community Club. Please contact Faye Becker for more information about the unique residential opportunities provided by the Village of Wind Point.
Among its cultural icons, many visitors to the area photograph the gorgeous Wind Point Lighthouse and the breathtaking surrounding of this operational piece of history. The Prairie School is not far from many of the local activities that residents enjoy year round. As a world-class college preparatory academy, the school is advantageous for the finest in private educational opportunities that are near activities and attractions, such as Racine Heritage Museum, James Lovell Museum of Science, and the Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Art. However, more Wind Point activities are just around the corner, including nearby North Beach activities, hiking trails, and opportunities for sports fishing and Milwaukee boating activities. Take wet and wild kayaking or canoeing adventures along the Roots River or take the family to breathtaking
Horlick Park and other recreational areas managed by the City of Racine.
If that’s not enough, Wind Point residents and visitors get stunning views of the unique architectural workings near the area create by Frank Lloyd Wright, including the beautiful and stunning Fortaleza Hall, the SC Johnson Administration Building, the famous Hardy House, and the Golden Rondell Theater. For those that enjoy wine tasting, residents of Wind Point real estate can enjoy David Frost Wines, the Mason Creek Winery, or the nearby Vigneto del Bino Vineyard and Winery. The Village of Wind Point is also conveniently located near the beautiful 9-hole municipal Shook Park Golf Course.
Nearby Colleges and Universities
Near the Wingspread Conference Center are many higher educational opportunities. Just in Kenosha, Wisconsin, students can attend the University of Wisconsin Parkside, Gateway Technical College, and Milwaukee Area Technical College. Also, less than 40 minutes from Wind Point is the prestigious Milwaukee School of Engineering that is home to the Grohmann Museum and more than 16 leading graduate and undergraduate majors, including architectural engineering, nursing, and biomedical engineering.
Of course, residents of Wind Point real estate for sale also have the option to attend Marquette University, the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee campus, and Upper Iowa University that are all less than 35 miles from the area. Mount Mary University offers more than 100 years of undergraduate educational success, and it provides major fields of study, such as business, fashion, art and design, health science, humanities, and social science. Cardinal Stritch University is also another leading option for undergraduate education with unique master’s level educational opportunities, such as inclusive education, urban education, educational leadership, sports management, and urban special education.
Older than the Great State of Wisconsin, students of Wind Point, WI homes for sale may also have the opportunity to attend Carroll University that was established before the 1850’s. Carroll University is less than 40 miles from the Wingspread Conference Center, it provides bachelor’s degrees in music education, nursing, and education, and master’s degrees in occupational therapy, software engineering, and physician assistant studies.
More than just the neighborhood meetings for recycling and local real estate management, residents of Wind Point have easy access to many enjoyable Milwaukee events and local celebrations. For instance, residents flock to small town events such as the Annual Wind Point Community Club Holiday Party and Lighting Ceremony and the fun Children’s Bike Parade and Ice Cream Social. The breezy summer months at Wind Point are filled with the laughter, festivities and fun at the Annual Lighthouse Run, the Wind Point Pet Parade, and the Annual Outdoor Movie Night at Shoop Park. However, not far from The Prairie School in Wind Point are cultural events, such as the Christmas Carnival of Lights in Racine, Union Grove Farmers Market, and the Great Pumpkin Chunkin Festival.
Other fun and festive yearly events near Wind Point include the Kiwanis Holiday Lights Spectacular, Real Racing Skeleton Skamper 5k Run Walk, Wind Point Lighthouse Tours, and the Walking Ghost Tours. Events held at the Racine Theater Guild, the Bluegrass Autumn Picnic, and the NAMI Bike N’ Hike are also fun alternatives near real estate in Wind Point, Wisconsin. Residents also never miss shopping and the festivities at the Fall Harvest Days, Feline Groove Cat Show, or the Swan’s Watermelon Festival.
Quality of Life
Contact Faye Becker to get started with enjoying the peaceful and adorably picturesque quality of life that real estate in the Village of Wind Point affords. With diversity of culture, architecture, and outdoor activities, Wind Point offers something for every prospective resident. Moreover, entertainment and dining opportunities are easily available in the nearby City of Racine, including Korean, Mexican, Chinese, Greek, and Italian restaurant options. Shoppers, foodies, and Friends of the Lighthouse won’t be disappointed with the area’s local bakeries, craft shops, and boutiques and the many farmer’s markets within the area. Don’t forget exercise and recreational opportunities with the Wind Point community, including at Cliffside Park, the Racine Zoo, or the boating and sailing opportunities at Lake Michigan Beach.
Wind Point, WI offers also access to close nightlife fun, including cocktail lounges, Racine pubs, and sports bars to get the scores on the big college or professional games. From the All Sports Pub and Cabbage Heads Tavern to Hansne’s Tap and Yardarm Bar and Grill, there are nightlife opportunity for every taste. Whether it’s a special fishing trip, a family camping opportunity, or all of the tranquility that surrounds the retired lifestyle, Wind Point, Wisconsin offers recreational opportunities and great quality of life from young to old.