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...
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...

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...
Neenah Menasha Santa Float

Neenah Menasha Fire and Rescue Santa Float

The Santa Float visits Neenah and Menasha every year. This route begins on Monday, December 4, 2018 and runs through Friday, December 15, 2018. Dating back to 1950, the original idea for the Santa Float came from Fire Chief John Zick as a gift to area children. Part of the...
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...
Crazy Light Show Kaukauna

Crazy Christmas Light Show

Crazy Christmas Light Show is a Northeast Wisconsin Favorite! You can find Crazy Christmas Light Show at 218 Newton le Ct in Kaukauna, Wisconsin. The lights are on from 5 pm to 10 pm each night of December. We spoke with the man behind the lights, Ryan Fulcer this week...
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...
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5 Worth the Drive Christmas Light Shows | Sponsored by 199Ride.com

It doesn't feel like the holidays until the lights are on outside! Here are 5 worth the drive Christmas light shows in and around Northeast Wisconsin. 1. Oshkosh Celebration of Lights Menominee Park, 520 Pratt Trail, Oshkosh, Wisconsin Friday, November 24 - Saturday, December 31, 2017: 5 - 9 pm daily A 1.2...
Oshkosh Celebration of Lights

Oshkosh Celebration of Lights

Since 2001 in Menominee Park in Oshkosh, a mile stretch along Lake Winnebago is illuminated with nearly 1 million lights creating holiday light displays from the end of November through New Year's Eve. Every year, over 13,500 vehicles drive through the park to enjoy the lights. Oshkosh Celebration of Lights...
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Train Lovers Wanted! – Holiday Open Houses

Do you have a train lover in your family or are you just looking for something different to do? We checked out this local, hidden gem, at their last open house in November. The Paper Valley Railroad Club is rich in history, originating in 1936. Off the beaten track...