Ultimate Guide: Menominee Park, Oshkosh

Menominee Park is one of our family's favorite destinations. Located on the east side of Oshkosh it borders Lake Winnebago. The best part of this park is you can get away without spending any money, but for under $10 you can feed a couple animals and ride the train...
Summer Outdoor Movies in the Park

Outdoor Movies {2019}

Another thing on our Summer Bucket List is to catch outdoor movies under the stars! We have lots of great, FREE options around the Fox Valley. Don't forget your blankets, popcorn and bug spray. Movies begin at dusk. Appleton Appleton Memorial Park Amphitheater Children’s games begin at 7 pm and the FREE...
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...
Breakfast on the Farm 2017

Breakfast on the Farm {2019}

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....
Summer Reading Libraries

Summer Reading Programs {2019}

This summer, Libraries Rock! summer reading program is coming to many Fox Valley public libraries. Additionally, all of the libraries offer awesome opportunities and events throughout the summer – all free to the public. Story hours, concerts, magicians, and more are all fantastic way to engage your children. Please...
Summer Fun Runs

Summer Fun Runs {2019}

Ready, set, go! Have a healthy and active summer with these amazing fun runs throughout Northeast Wisconsin! June Appleton Kids Fun Run - #1June 23, 2019 | 6pmTelulah Park - Appleton, WI The Appleton Kids Fun Run...

12 Beaches in Northeast Wisconsin

These beaches are about 1 hour away (or so) depending on where you live in the Fox Valley. They are in no particular order. Be sure to check beach conditions before you leave to ensure they are open. If anyone has any pictures of the beaches they would...
Titletown District Green Bay

Park Series: Titletown District, Green Bay

Titletown District, Green Bay Snapshot Address: 1065 Lombardi Ave. Green Bay, Wisconsin Park Surface Ground: rubber Bathrooms: yes  Special / Unique Features: Most activities are FREE! More Park Info: www.titletown.com Jodi’s Review Visiting Titletown was the perfect way to start our summer!! Located across the street from Lambeau Field, this park is sure to be a...
Sherwood Splash Pad Wanick Choute Park

Outdoor Splash Pads {2019}

Splash pads, sometimes called a spray pool, are great for all ages. With little or no standing water there is no need for a lifeguard, with little risk of drowning. Most splash pads are open Memorial Day to Labor Day. Please see individual sites for more...
Free Summer Lunches

Free Summer Meals at Northeast Wisconsin Schools {2019}

Hunger doesn't take a summer vacation. For that reason, area schools will offer free summer meals to children 18 years and under. The Summer Food Service Program ensures that low-income children receive meals when school is out for the summer. These free summer meals can be found across Northeast Wisconsin at...