High Cliff State Park Hiking

18 Fox Valley Family Friendly Nature Trails for Biking, Walking & Hiking

Whether you are training with your kids for a Fun Run or just burning off some energy we have you covered! Here is a list of our favorites and reader suggestions for family friendly walking, hiking and biking trails that are both toddler and stroller approved.
Milwaukee Public Museum

Milwaukee Public Museum

A Day out at the Milwaukee Public Museum! A short drive from the Fox Cities, Milwaukee has so many exciting things for families. We shared a bunch of great ideas here. One classic and yet still family favorite is the Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM)....
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...
fox valley movie theaters

Where to catch the newest movie! Movie Theaters in Northeast Wisconsin

Movies with kids can be fun. Here are a couple tips... Did you know many movie theaters have booster seats for kids? Ask at the front desk! If they aren't available you can try propping up seats with jackets or even bring along a...

Zoos Near Northeast Wisconsin

Kids of all ages enjoy visiting zoos! There are so many nearby or within short road trip distance and several of them have free admission and/or areas to have a picnic with packed lunches turning your trip into a budget-friendly thing to do with kids! Zoos Near Northeast Wisconsin NEW Zoo 4378 Reforestation Road,...
Milwuakee Museum of Art

Kids FREE at Milwaukee Art Museum

Exploring an art museum with the fresh eyes and perspective of children can be a completely magical experience. Thanks to Kohl's and the Milwaukee Art Museum, you can take your kids for free! Additionally, the Kohl's Art Generation Studio will be open every day that the...
roller skating

Family Roller Skating in Northeast Wisconsin

Looking for inexpensive fun for the whole family? Head to the roller rink and lace-up for some roller skating! You can even sign up for FREE skating passes for kids for Spectrum Skating Rink in Fond Du Lac and Skaters EDGE in Grand Chute....
Ice Skating at Oshkosh YMCA

Indoor Ice Skating

The weather has been unreliable for solid ice at our many outdoor rinks in the area. Lucky for us, we have rear round indoor skating options! Appleton Family Ice Center 1717 E. Witzke Boulevard, Appleton, Wisconsin Tri-County Ice Arena 700 E. Shady Lane, Neenah, Wisconsin DePere Ice Arena 1450 Ft.Howard Dr, DePere,...
Eau Claire Children's Museum

13 Children’s Museums in Wisconsin

Did you know we have 13 different Children's Museums in Wisconsin? Where is your favorite? Have tips? Pictures to share? Comment below or email us at govalleykids@gmail.com. Building for Kids 100 W College Ave, Appleton, Wisconsin (920) 734-3226 buildingforkids.org The Children's Museum of Green...
Discovery World Milwaukee

Discovery World – Science + Technology Center

Discovery World in Milwaukee is a fun day trip destination for families in Northeast Wisconsin with older kids. The museum has interesting and interactive exhibits that engaged our kids from age 5 and older for long periods of time. In fact, our kids were so engaged in...