Bay Beach Green Bay

10 Reasons to Love Bay Beach!

If you are from this area, you probably have fond memories of visiting Bay Beach Amusement Park as a kid. I know I do. My mother’s employer held their company picnic there every summer. I also went many times on family outings and school field trips. If you are...
Things to do this weekend in Northeast Wisconsin

Things to do this Weekend! GVK Top Picks: May 25-28, 2018

Looking for things to do this weekend with your family in Northeast Wisconsin? We are excited to share this round-up of free or cheap things to do this weekend in our Weekend Top Picks. For even more events and activities, check out our calendar. Have fun and have a wonderful...
summer parade guide

2018 Summer Parade Guide

Enjoy Northeast Wisconsin with family and friends this summer!   From the drumbeats to the sparkly floats to the tiny Pomeranian driving a truck, it’s hard to find something not to like about a good summer parade. Whether it is to honor veterans or to celebrate cheese, Northeast Wisconsin boasts...
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Pick Your Own Berries in Northeast Wisconsin

One of the best parts of summer is fresh, locally grown berries. Taking your kids to pick your own berries can be a treasured summer tradition. Kids get an up-close look at where their food comes from, you save money because pick your own is cheaper than buying at...
Horseback Riding Northeast Wisconsin

Horseback Riding in and around Northeast Wisconsin

Do you have an animal lover? These stables in and around Northeast Wisconsin offer horseback riding for the the whole family. Have you taken your kids riding? We would love to hear your feedback or tips in the comments below! Cedar Ridge Stable W14471 Dartford Rd, Ripon, Wisconsin www.facebook.com/Cedar-Ridge-Stable Camp LuWiSoMo W5421 Aspen Rd,...
Camping

Reader Recommended Wisconsin Campgrounds

Have you braved the northwoods and gone camping? I've gone camping since I was young with my family and now we continue the tradition with our family. Getting up early, grilling out, watching the stars on the beach, s'mores... we can't wait! Check out these recommendations from our readers....
wisconsin waterfalls

Exploring Wisconsin Waterfalls

I love day trips. I also LOVE waterfalls and hiking. My kids do not enjoy road trips yet, especially ones where we are in the car for more than a few hours. Thankfully there are lots of great hiking and waterfall options within a two hour drive of Appleton....

Bookworm Gardens, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Some things have changed at Bookworm Gardens since my visit last year during my Sheboygan Family Day Trip. Last year, part of the garden was under construction, but now it’s all open and waiting for folks of all ages to frolic on its paths and explore all of the...
Breakfast on the Farm 2017

Breakfast on the Farm – 2018

It wouldn't be Wisconsin without milk and cows! Get out your calendar and get a Breakfast on the Farm (or Sundae on the Farm) scheduled for some good old family fun! Here is round-up of Breakfast on the Farm options in Northeast Wisconsin. For more events and activities, check out our calendar....
Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, Green Bay

Helpful Tips for Your Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary Visit

Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary is the perfect place to visit especially with younger children. If you’ve ever paid full admission to the zoo only to discover your children aren’t even remotely interested in looking at the animals, you might have regretted the whole adventure. Not to fear, a visit to...