Gift Box

Delicious ILLINOIS Advent Calendar

The Ultimate Gift!

We love Christmas, and we love Illinois. We've packed a whole lot of deliciousness into our Delicious Illinois Advent Calendar for the 24 days leading up to Christmas.

Last year, this gift box sold out in 48 hours! Our pre-sale is going to be the only way to GUARANTEE your purchase! 

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Free nationwide shipping—Reserve it today, Ships Nov 10th!
Cost $149

Gift Box Includes

Behind each door you'll find a mini version of some of our most beloved collection of 24 small businesses located throughout the state of Illinois. The advent calendar features items sourced from small businesses throughout the state of Illinois including:

  • Chocolatiers such as Katherine Anne's, Morke's Chocolates, Long Grove Confectionary, The Fudge Pot, Anderson's Candy Shop
  • Salty snacks such as popcorn, roasted nuts, caramels
  • Coffees, tea, and Bob's Belgium Hot Chocolate to stay warm and cozy this season
  • Illinois made specialties such as honey, toffee, honey mustard and beef jerky
  • Of course, cookies - and more!

The physical box is 21 inches high x 14 inches wide x 4 inches, with each daily item being contained within a 3 inch square cube. All items are non-perishable, and refrigeration is not needed upon receipt of the box. 

Just 3 days left to pre-order your Advent Calendar and guarantee your purchase. 

NOTE: Free shipping! This gift box will begin shipping on November 10th, arriving no later than December 1st, regardless of the date that you may select during the check-out process. This is to ensure that everyone receives their orders prior to December 1st (which is the 1st day of Advent). 

Give the Gift of Milwaukee's Best Sights and Flavors

Give your friends, family or team a fun and lasting memory! Our gift cards can be used for Milwaukee Food Tours, in addition to our sister companies, Milwaukee City Tours and Milwaukee Bus Rentals. It’s an experience perfect for birthdays, holidays, weddings, anniversaries, company gifts, or any occasion.

Other Ways to Stay Positive

Plan Ahead!

Give your friends, family or team an I.O.U. for an amazing outing once the pandemic has passed! Our gift cards can be applied toward any of our tours or trips.
  • After receiving the gift, the recipient selects their tour route and date of choice from our many tour options.

  • Our gift cards never expire and support the local economy.

Be An Optimist!

Milwaukee Food & City Tours is proud to offer a variety of tours perfect for groups of all kinds and sizes. We are actively booking private tours for May 1, 2020 and beyond.
  • Our office is open, so if you want to book a group tour, team outing, birthday tour, Bachelorette party, etc., give us a call (414-255-0534) or drop us an email.

  • Any tours booked before quarantine orders end can be rescheduled or refunded with no penalty.

Just last month we returned from Cuba. It was incredible! Although traveling may feel like a distant dream right now, we know that travel will be back stronger than ever before we know it!

  • Help us #SaveTourism by sharing this page and planning your next culinary vacation at Travel Deliciously.

  • Upcoming trips include:

    • Christmas in Poland
    • Cooking in Greece
    • Beautiful Croatia
    • Kentucky Bourbon Trail
    • Craft Beer in MI Weekend
    • Frozen: The Musical
    • NYC Miss Maisel Weekend
      … and More! ​

Theresa's Team

Your Milwaukee Insiders

Led by Theresa Nemetz, a Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA), an alumna of Future Milwaukee, a 40 Under Forty by the Milwaukee Business Journal, our team has a passion for Milwaukee and all it has to offer. We pride ourselves on being local insiders, and will have you discovering the sights and savoring the flavors of Milwaukee’s most historic neighborhoods and delicious eateries. We are proud of the commentary often provided by our tour attendees, “I’ve lived here my entire life and never explored Milwaukee like I did today.” We invite you to immerse yourself into our culture in a fun and intimate way by experiencing one of our Milwaukee City Tours and Milwaukee Food Tours.

Gift Box FAQs

Yes! The our gift boxes are available for nationwide shipping. 

Yes! Please call us at 262-853-5239 to discuss your order if you are seeking a custom package or need to purchase in larger quantities.

When placing the order online, you will be asked during the check out process to select a preferred delivery date. The exception to this is if an item has a specific delivery date listed on the product listing. 

First and foremost, we love Milwaukee and the many food producers that we feature on our tours. The gift boxes are allowing us to continue our mission to tell their story and help the many small businesses that make our city a great one. Each purchase helps local businesses, including our own tour company, retain staff during the pandemic so that they can support their families too. 

Yes!  You cannot do so online though as our shopping cart does not allow it. To redeem a gift card or standing credit to purchase a gift box, please email tours@milwaukeefoodtours.com or call 414-255-0534 ext 2 to talk with Jacalyn.

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