It’s February! Find 28 Things to Do all Month Long!

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Looking for things to do in this cold winter month? Here are 28 ideas!

Special thanks to our Sponsor, FVL Schools
  1. Visit Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary on February 5th for Frost Family Fun Night. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, hot cocoa, bonfire, lights around the park, and more all for just $5 per family.
  2. Get super cozy with these ideas for creating a hygge winter with kids.
  3. See a FREE family movie at theaters around the area hosting Kids Dream Family Film Series.
  4. Check out the play area at Heckrodt Wetland Reserve that’s great for year-round exploration.
  5. Explore art and nature in New London
  6. Check out the winter wonderland created by the frozen waterfall at Fonferek Glen in Green Bay. 
  7. Winter Flight Fest at EAA is Saturday, February 12th! This free event includes hands-on activities, virtual flight simulators, and a chili lunch.
  8. Plan a fun Family Valentine’s Celebration!
  9. Have an expecting mom in your life? Check out our guest writer, Amber’s perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts for Pregnant Moms.
  10. Set aside a weekend to go on a Toboggan Run Adventure in Stevens Point!
  11. Winterfest at Thornberry Creek at Oneida on Saturday, February, 19th, includes an indoor LEGO display, luminary walk, ice sculpture mini-golf, s’mores, hot cocoa, and more!
  12. Enjoy the fresh snow and go sledding! Check out our roundup of hills in Appleton, Neenah, Menasha, Little Chute, Kaukauna, Kimberly, Combined Locks, Sherwood, Oshkosh, and Green Bay here.
  13. Are you looking for something more adventurous than sledding? Try tubing! Check out the Northeast Wisconsin Tubing Guide.
  14. Go Ice Skating! – Find tips and where to go.
  15. Titletown District has so many fun winter activities! Try an ice bike or tube down Ariens Hill!
  16. Explore winter activities at Bubolz Nature Preserve, rent snowshoes, take in a winter event, or take a walk with stops to play around the preserve at the natural play areas.
  17. Take a little break and spend a weekend in one of these cozy cabins for rent in Wisconsin
  18. Enjoy a FREE Open Gym at McKinley and Edna Ferber Elementary Schools on Saturdays in February from 1 – 4 pm
  19. Fresh snow is perfect for snowshoeing. Bring a sled and a blanket for little ones and enjoy the trails with the whole family. Visit the Go Valley Kids Snowshoeing Guide for tips and trails.
  20. Don’t miss Curious George: Let’s Get Curious traveling exhibit at the Building for Kids!
  21. Check out Dr. Eric’s Skate Club in Oshkosh! Kids at all levels can learn new ice skating and hockey skills for free! 
  22. Watch the eagles that make their homes along the Fox River. We share viewing spots, events, activities, and more!
  23. Relax with a cup of coffee at one of these Cafes with Play Areas for Kids.
  24. Check out how winter has transformed Door County
  25. Sled, ice skate, and explore the playground at Pierce Park in Appleton!
  26. Outdoor dining has gone weather-proof! Try dinner or lunch in one of these 10 cozy domes.
  27. Visit Navarino Wildlife Area and Nature Center for snowshoeing, hiking, and sledding.
  28. Visit our website frequently for new articles and things to do with your family this winter!

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