splash pad

Neenah Splash Pad to Open Summer 2019!

We're so excited to be getting another splash pad in the Fox Valley area! Neenah will be opening an on-demand splash pad this summer. At the push of a fire hydrant button in a firefighter themed area, the water will turn on for water play adventures...
Bowling in Northeast Wisconsin

Where to Bowl in Northeast Wisconsin with your Family?

If you are looking for fun, exciting things to do with the whole family, look no further than your local bowling alley. Our favorite lanes to visit are at Classic Fox Valley in Neenah. Sundays are Dollar Day with $1 for each game, shoe rental, and soda or tap! What...
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 museum is open...
Date Night

30+ Date Night Restaurants

Do you need a date night? If you are anything like us you opted to stay home away from the crowds on Valentine's Day. Here are lots of great ideas from other local parents for a special dinner date. These restaurants are some of the best in Northeast Wisconsin. Here...
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). I remember strolling the Streets of...
Shop Local Toy Stores

10+ Fun Spots to Shop Local – Toys, Games & Hobby Stores

Shop Local here in the Northeast Wisconsin! Whether its for the holidays, birthdays or just a fun reward, check out these great fun and educational options for kid's toys, games and hobby stores in our own backyard. Boardlandia 2701 North Oneida Street, Suite B,  Appleton (920) 415-2480 https://boardlandia.com/ Caramel Crisp Kids! Toy & Bookstore 200...
Home Depot Kids Workshops

Home Depot Kids Workshops

Looking for things to do? Have you checked out the Home Depot Kids Workshops? All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while...
YMCA Appleton Splash Pad

Indoor Swimming Pool Roundup

Looking for somewhere to swim indoors? We’ve used reader feedback and research to find the best indoor swimming pool in the Fox Valley. Please see individual websites for hours, additional information or if you have questions. YMCA of the Fox Cities www.ymcafoxcities.org Appleton Downtown YMCA  218 E Lawrence St, Appleton (920) 739-6135 Splash pad and...
Ultimate Slides in Northeast Wisconsin

Ultimate Slides – Northeast Wisconsin

With summer winding down we have a fun challenge for you! Check out these ultimate slides for your adventure kids.   Fritse Park Neenah, Wisconsin This park is unlike any others in our area. It is built into a hill and definitely for a thrill seeker. For maximum speed make sure you are...
Independence Day, 4th of July, fireworks

2018 Independence Day & 4th of July Fireworks in Northeast Wisconsin

Looking for a way to celebrate the 4th of July Independence Day with your family? Here are some great ideas!   1. Freemont Fireworks, Downtown Fremont on the Wolf River, July 1st, 2018 Fireworks will start around dusk and will be light from a barge on the water in town. Catch...