DRIVING DIRECTIONS


Music by the Lake is located on the campus of George Williams College of Aurora University in the Williams Bay/Lake Geneva regional area. The campus is within close proximity to many major metropolitan areas in Illinois and Wisconsin. FREE parking is located a few minutes from campus at Williams Bay High School at 500 West Geneva Street (Highway 67 and North Lake Shore Drive) in Williams Bay. Take advantage of Music by the Lake’s FREE parking and shuttle service, which picks up from the high school. The shuttle service begins 90 minutes prior to concert start time on event days and will return concertgoers to their vehicles up to one hour past concert end time.


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Approximate drive times are as follows:
•    Two hours from Chicago
•    80 minutes from Madison
•    One hour from Milwaukee
•    One hour from Rockford, IL

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From Chicago

•    Interstate 94 west.
•    Exit Highway 50 west for about 30 miles through Lake Geneva and then five miles further.
•    Highway 67 south to Williams Bay.
•    Pass Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the right.
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•    Interstate 90 west.
•    Highway 20 north.
•    Highway 23 north.
•    Highway 14 west.
•    Highway 67 north (and east) toward Williams Bay.
•    Turn left before North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the left.
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From Lake Geneva (downtown area)

•    Main Street west (Highway 50).
•    Highway 67 south to Williams Bay.
•    Proceed through Williams Bay.
•    Turn left before North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the left.
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From Madison

•    Interstate 90 east.
•    Highway 14 east through Darien.
•    Left on S & D Town Line Road.
•    Right on County Highway O.
•    Left on Walworth Road, which becomes Highway 67.
•    Turn left before North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the left.

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•    Interstate 90 east.
•    Interstate 43 north (east) at Beloit to Delavan.
•    Exit Highway 50 east.
•    Highway 67 south to Williams Bay.
•    Proceed through Williams Bay.
•    Pass North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the right.
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From Milwaukee

•    Interstate 43 south.
•    Exit Highway 67 south to Williams Bay.
•    Proceed through Williams Bay.
•    Pass North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the right.
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From Rockford

•    Interstate 90 west (NW Tollway).
•    Interstate 43 north (east) at Beloit to Delavan.
•    Exit Highway 50 east.
•    Highway 67 south to Williams Bay.
•    Proceed through Williams Bay.
•    Turn left before North Lake Shore Drive. Proceed to parking lot located on the left.

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Flying Here - Airport Information

The two closest airports are in Milwaukee, WI and Chicago, IL; see below for detailed airport information.

General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) - Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee's Mitchell International, located about an hour from George Williams College of Aurora University, is the airport of choice for ease and accessibility.

Transportation Services from MKE
Airport Connection    800-236-5450
MCC Limousine    800-446-0402
Cardinal Transport Service    262-245-0675
Hi-Life Limousine    262-728-9111
JADEX, Inc., limousines and buses    262-723-8456


O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - Chicago, IL

O'Hare Airport is about a two-hour drive from George Williams College of Aurora University.

Transportation Services from ORD
MCC Limousine    800-446-0402
Cardinal Transport Service    260-245-0675
O'Hare/Midway Limo Service    312-558-1111
          Out of State Callers    800-468-0211
Hi-Life Limousine    262-728-9111
JADEX, Inc., Limousines and Busses    262-723-8456

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Arrival by boat

Guests may be dropped off and picked up by boat at the George Williams College main pier. We ask that you notify us in advance so we can prepare for your arrival.

 
Boat Parking

The opportunity for boat parking is reserved for Music by the Lake donors at the Virtuoso level and above. Space is limited and must be reserved in advance. To become a donor at the Virtuoso level or above, support online or contact Karen Berthiaume at  262-245-8512  or kberthiaume@gwc.aurora.edu for more information. If you are a donor at the Virtuoso level or above and are interested in reserving dock parking for an event, please contact Yvette Somerville at 262-245-8536 or ysomerville@gwc.aurora.edu.