Santa Calling

Santa Calling!

Ring! Ring! Santa Calling! What could be more magical than a direct call from Santa? There are a few communities in Northeast Wisconsin that offer kids the opportunity to talk to Santa during December in 2017. Appleton The Santa Calling program is offered by Appleton Parks and Rec for children ages 3-8...

5 Places to Send Santa Letters

Santa Letters can be dropped off at these local options in Appleton, Little Chute, Green Bay and Oshkosh, Wisconsin or send via United States Postal Service. Download a fun Santa letter template here. North Pole, Little Chute Drop off letters while checking out the North Pole in Little Chute. There is also...
Things to do December

31 Things to Do in December

Looking for activities or things to do with your family in the winter holiday month of December in Northeast Wisconsin? There are lots of options for FREE or cheap events and activities for families! Make sure to check out all the events on our calendar.   Thanks to our sponsor: New...
Christmas Tree Farms

Tree Farms and More!

We have rounded up Holiday and Christmas Tree Farms and Christmas Tree Lots in Northeast Wisconsin for your family! Some of these fun spots even include sleigh rides, hot cocoa, Santa and more! Where is your favorite and why? Share your thoughts and pictures in the comments below or...
Live Nativities, Appleton Alliance

Live Nativities in Northeast Wisconsin

Enjoy one of these live nativities in Northeast Wisconsin with your family as you experience the meaning of Christmas and the birth of Jesus. Friday, December 1, 2017: 5 pm, concert at 7 pm Emanuel Lutheran Church and Learning Center, 200 E Quincy St., New London Come in for some chili and some...
Saving for the Holiday

How to Make the Most of the Holidays Without Breaking the Bank

It’s hard to have a happy holiday when you’re stressed about money. If you haven’t already started putting money aside for your gift giving, below are a few tips for holiday spending from Prospera Credit Union.   ‘Tis the season The first step in any savings plan, no matter what the goal...
Make Christmas Matter

Make Christmas Matter in Your Family

“Mom, I want that!” My daughter shouts at the TV. I see a commercial for squishy sand. Batman Duplos. Janimals, trick scooters, a self-cleaning fish tank. The toys may change day to day, but the response is the same. “Mom, I want that—for Christmas!” It’s natural for a child to crave presents. And...
North Pole Kaukauna

The North Pole in Kaukauna

There are so many excellent holiday light and decoration displays to explore in the Fox Valley. One of our favorites has become a family tradition and is unlike any of the others. "The North Pole" is at 830 Rusty Ct. in Kaukauna. It is easy to find, right off of...
teacher gift

What Teachers REALLY Want for Christmas

For many us, it is now that time when we are getting down to the last few presents on our lists. And, for those of us who have children in school, we are trying to decide what to get for the wonderful people who spend most of their days...
Christmas Lights

2017 Holiday Light Displays: Sponsored by Scheels

Parades, Santa, and lots of holiday events are filling our calendar! One of our favorite family tradition is visiting our local light shows. Its inexpensive and fun. We will be updating the list all month long. Scroll to the bottom of this page for a printable list. Happy light hunting! Last...
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