In our Store ...You'll find items for travelers, for home chefs (or those who simply enjoy reading a cookbook!), items for those who aspire to be innkeepers, and items for innkeepers - members or not-yet-members of our statewide B&B association. Descriptions are below and, when you're ready to make your selection, use the links to the left. Happy shopping!
For Travelers ... Wisconsin B&B Association Gift Card
Wedding, retirement, thanks, birthday, Christmas ... to name a few gift giving occasions perfect for a B&B gift cerftificate. It's redeemable at all of our B&B inns around the state. You choose the amount and personal greeting, and we mail your gift card along with our B&B directory list of member inns.
For Home Chefs or Cookbook Collectors ... Wisconsin B&B Association Cookbook #8 The largest collection ever of recipes from Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association innkeepers. 260 recipes from 90 innkeepers share a few new culinary trends like more savory recipes with seasonings and spices that had southwest and international influences and the first ever category dedicated to recipes that address special dietary needs, like gluten-free and vegan. As for healthy recipes, they are “spiced throughout the cookbook,” with offerings like baked oatmeal dishes and fruit dishes. Read more.
For Aspiring Innkeepers ... Future Innkeeper Start-Up Package
Weighing in at a hefty six pounds, this kit is comprised of a binder with tabbed topics, and four essential books, all aimed at answering that burning question: "How do I begin a career in innkeeping?"
Future Innkeeper Seminar
SPRING 2015 Seminar: Sunday date & location tbd.
FALL 2015 Seminar: Sunday November 8, Holiday Inn South I-94 Eau Claire, WI
Perfected over the years, the seminar sorts out the facts, fallacies and fantasies of innkeeping. You'll learn about the business of innkeeping, licensing, operations, marketing and more. This full-day seminar is presented by industry professionals and seasoned innkeepers.
B&B Innkeeper Conference & Trade Show
Presented by the Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association in partnership with the Minnesota Bed & Breakfast Association, we welcome innkeepers from the Midwest!
2015 Conference Date: November 8-10 (Sunday,Monday,Tuesday) Location:Holiday Inn South I-94 Eau Claire, WI. Watch for more details!
Business Associate Membership
Let us introduce your business to our businesses: 120+ inns and 200+ future innkeepers. WBBA Business Associate Membership is available to individuals or businesses that provide services or products to the B & B industry and/or individuals associated with the B&B industry in a business or professional capacity. Membership benefits include: website listing, feature articles in email update to innkeepers, vendor booth discount, inclusion in future innkeeper materials, and much more.