Madison Children's Museum

Madison Children’s Museum

The Madison Children's Museum is nestled right in the heart of our capital, across the street from the Wisconsin State Capital building. We loved this museum because it's packed with STEM features. Don't forget to visit the rooftop space! Open year round this space is fun and has a...
YMCA Appleton Splash Pad

Indoor Swimming Pool Roundup

Looking for somewhere to swim indoors? We’ve used reader feedback and research to find the best indoor swimming pool in the Fox Valley. Please see individual websites for hours, additional information or if you have questions. YMCA of the Fox Cities www.ymcafoxcities.org Appleton Downtown YMCA  218 E Lawrence St, Appleton (920) 739-6135 Splash pad and...
Wisconsin Museum of International Wildlife

Wisconsin Museum of International Wildlife, Downtown Appleton

While at the Downtown Appleton Indoor Farmers Market last weekend, we stumbled upon a fun new-to-us place! The Wisconsin Museum of International Wildlife is located downtown Appleton, inside the City Center on the 2nd floor (accessible by some fun escalators for kids). The museum was founded in 2007 and has...
Indoor Farmers Market in Appleton

Saturday Indoor Farmers Market in Downtown Appleton

Do you miss the outdoor Saturday morning farmers markets? Appleton offers an indoor farmers market every Saturday from November until May in the City Center that has some of the best parts of the outdoor market and a low-key vibe. It's a great way to pick up some fresh...
Betty Brinn Childrens Museum Milwaukee

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, Milwaukee Family Day Trip

The Betty Brinn Children's Museum is a family favorite! Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the 1.5 hour drive is totally manageable as a family day trip from the Fox Valley. The museum has lots of space to run around and explore from the classic grocery store in the Our Town...
Funset Boulevard Appleton

Funset Boulevard in Appleton: Weekday Specials

Sometimes, we're looking for fun things to do nearby on weekdays to break up the routine and struggle to find family activities that will be fun for everyone. Funset Boulevard in Appleton has just the things to do for kids in every age group: Unlimited Wristband Weekdays! On Mondays through Thursdays...
Fox Cities P.A.C. theaters

Theaters & Performing Arts Centers in Northeast Wisconsin

Northeast Wisconsin has many spots to find theatrical performances of all types. Some theaters may have more offerings for older kids and adults, and others are well suited to even our youngest family members. Watching live performances is such a fun thing to do for families and can lead...
The Salt Room Appleton

The Salt Room, Appleton

We recently had the chance to make a visit to the Salt Room in Appleton. With all the sickness going around it is the perfect time to try it and clear out our noses. Because salt is an antibacterial we didn't worry as much about the yucky flu viruses...

Toddler Open Gyms

Are your kids going stir crazy in these winter months? Jumping off the walls? We have rounded up the best toddler open gyms in Appleton, Oshkosh, Green Bay, and in between. These FREE, cheap, inexpensive options are the perfect way to beat the cabin fever blues! Something every day of the...
Badger Sports Park Specials

Weeknight Specials at Badger Sports Park

Weeknights can be rough. Particularly in the dead of winter in Northeast Wisconsin. Badger Sports Park has specials every night of the week to let you shake things up, have a little family fun, and eat some of the best pizza around. All nearby and at seriously budget-friendly prices. Take...
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