30 Things to Do in November

Things to do in November

November is here! This month we have one foot in fall and one foot in the holidays. Whether you are on the look out for fall events or ready for Christmas, we have you covered!

We’ve rounded up some fun things to do this month in Northeast Wisconsin, from Oshkosh to Appleton to Green Bay (and beyond) for your family!

Things to Do in November for Kids & Families

  1. Have you heard about Old World Wisconsin? Plan your holiday trip now! More info here.
  2. Learn more about Dia de los Muertos, celebrated through November 2nd, as a family!
  3. Sign up to run or volunteer in Festival Foods Turkey Trot!
  4. Check out all of the fun to be had at Luv-2-Play, the newest indoor playground in Appleton!
  5. Build a helicopter at a Home Depot Kids Workshop on November 3rd!
  6. Try out the new areas and updates at Building for Kids!
  7. Splash around at one of the area Indoor Swimming Pools!
  8. Hit the road and visit one of our favorite children’s museums in Wisconsin, Madison Children’s Museum!
  9.  Visit the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center for family-friendly productions, Wild Kratts 2.0 and Pixar in Concert!
  10.  Cooler weather means more activity from the animals at the zoos! Find one on our list of Zoos in Northeast Wisconsin!
  11. Make plans to volunteer as a family this holiday season!
  12. Use up the rest of those apples with these awesome Apple Cupcakes!
  13. Head over to Funset for their awesome Weekday Specials!
  14. Skip making dinner and find a Kids Eat FREE option here.
  15. Take in a perfect for families Fall Theater performance at a local high school or community theater!
  16. Get your holiday haircut!
  17. Explore at one of the 13 Children’s Museums in Wisconsin!
  18. Find a babysitter and schedule a date night!
  19. Walk or bike at one of these trails.
  20. Weekday specials return to Badger Sports Park! Monday and Tuesdays 4-9 pm: $5 pizza, laser tag, and inflatables.
  21. Start on Christmas lists by visiting a local Toy, Hobby, or Game Shop!
  22. Grab the kids, lace up some skates, and take some spins around a rink with a family trip to a roller rink!
  23. Get out of town! Take off on a day trip!
  24. Runoff some energy during the rainy days at one of these indoor playgrounds.
  25. Sign up for a phone call from Santa!
  26. Don’t miss the Midwest’s largest evening holiday parade and other early season Holiday Parades!
  27. Build a Gingerbread Man Ornament at Home Depot Kids Workshop on November 24th.
  28. Get some great reads for home, school, or holiday giving at the Scholastic Holiday Warehouse Sale!
  29. Get your tree up early! Check out our Tree Farm Guide for tree finding spots.
  30. Check out our Events Calendar for other community events!

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