Fontana, WI, April 24, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa invites guests to enjoy the unofficial start of summer by observing Memorial Day on the beautiful lakeside property, the weekend beginning Friday, May 22 and lasting through Memorial Day on Monday, May 25.
Patriotic and family-friendly events are planned throughout the weekend, including a special Luminary Tribute to our nation’s fallen heroes the evening of Sunday, May 24 on Harbor Lawn overlooking Abbey Harbor. Also on Sunday evening is a build-your-own ice cream sundae bar complete with patriotic music and decorations. Proceeds from both events will support the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that seeks to raise awareness about, and support the needs of, injured service members.
In addition to Memorial Day observances, The Abbey has family-friendly activities and events planned throughout the weekend such as movies, crafts, lawn games, snacks, and a MadScience Show at which a Mad Science Professor will demonstrate the “Sounds of Science” with captivating experiments, laughter, and learning. Starlight S’mores will be complimentarily offered to all resort guests both Friday and Saturday evenings at a classic bonfire overlooking Lake Geneva. And on Sunday morning, resort guests are invited to choose between 1k and 2k race courses set up for the Fun Run, Rock & Roll, a patriotic jaunt with music, refreshments, and an appearance by the resort’s mascot Abbey the St. Bernanrd at the finish line.
For a complete list of Memorial Day weekend activities and packages available at The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa, please visit: http://www.theabbeyresort.com/special-pkg/seasonal-pkg or call 800-709-1323.
About The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa
Located just 80 miles from downtown Chicago and 50 miles from Milwaukee, The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa is a treasured icon and the only full-service resort on the shores of Lake Geneva. The resort celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2013 with the completion of a multi-million dollar renovation of the exterior, meeting space and common areas. The resort boasts a breathtaking setting on 90 acres of beautifully manicured grounds, award-winning dining and banquet facilities, nearby championship golf courses and a wide range of outdoor activities. This only scratches the surface of all the activities and offerings The Abbey Resort provides. With impeccable customer service, the team at The Abbey Resort consistently meets the needs and expectations of both guests and meeting planners. The 35,000 square-foot Avani Spa enhances the resort experience with innovative spa treatments and modern luxuries.
The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa is managed and operated by Hostmark Hospitality Group of Schaumburg, Ill. For more information or reservations, visit www.theabbeyresort.com, join Abbey Resort and Avani Spa on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/abbeyresort or follow @AbbeyResort on Twitter www.Twitter.com/abbeyresort.