Join 20,000 families and model train hobbyists for enormous fun and endless discovery at Trainfest®, America’s largest operating model railroad show. Spend hours entertained by 70 intricately-detailed running railroads. Kids’ highlights include the Betty Brinn Let’s Play Railway, train tables, make n take activity and the Jr. Engineer Program. Rounding out this spectacular show are model train manufacturers, historic railroads displays and retailers from coast-to-coast. Trainfest has something for everyone in its 200,000 square feet of display area. Visit www.trainfest.com for details.
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We are thrilled to partner with Toyota and The Family Backpack to bring you the recipe for the perfect road trip! Sometimes you just need to pack the bags, grab some snacks, get the car and just…..drive. A good old-fashioned road trip can be just what the travel doctor ordered when the wanderlust kicks in […]
Please join us for the 1st Annual Fall Market! There will be a wide variety of crafters and small businesses available for you to shop with! It’s a great time to get a jump start on your holiday shopping! Admission is FREE!
Enjoy scenic trails, breathtaking views and rolling hills at Zachariah’s Acres’ fifth annual Trail Run/Walk/Roll on Saturday, October 14!
10K & 5K Fun Runs begin at 10:00 a.m. and 1K Family Walk/Roll at 11:00 a.m.
Register before October 1st and receive a t-shirt. 100% of proceeds benefit children with special needs.
10k Trail Run Adult(13 and Up): $45
5K Trail Run/Walk/Roll Adult (13 and Up): $35
Family Walk/Roll Child(12 and Under): $15
Learn more and register at www.zachariahsacres.org
Before I had kids, I gleefully handed out trick-or-treat candy with one caveat: if the person asking for candy was not wearing a costume, they need to do a trick to get their treat. One sullen adolescent climbed my porch in jeans and a black t-shirt and said, “Trick or Treat.” “I’m sorry, but since […]
Our Annual Fall Festival is hosted to celebrate the season while supporting the community, local groups and local artisans. All ages are welcome!
No Charge for Admission – Bring the family!
FESTIVAL LONG HIGHLIGHTS:
– Bouncy house, giant slide and games, free for young & old!
– Live Music
– Craft Fair with many local artisans
– Hot Food and Beverages
– Visit Our Resident Animals & Peacock Palace
– Exclusive, festival-only plant specials
– Pick a pumpkin, squash or gourds, carve and leave the mess here!
– Donate a non-perishable or household item to the Food Pantry and enter to win an amazing door prize!
Happy Fall! One of the best things about fall is how gorgeous south-eastern Wisconsin becomes as the temperatures drop and the leaves start to change. It’s truly one of the most photogenic times of the year, which is why so many families in the areas are thinking about updating their family photos or getting that […]
Time for FALL, the season of pumpkin spice lattes, cute boots, giant leaf piles and so much more! There are so many things to do in Milwaukee this fall, and we can hardly WAIT to get started! We are famous for our festivals, fairs and fun so be sure to get out there and see […]
Summer’s over, but that doesn’t mean the fun ends in Wisconsin! Grab your car keys, a snack or two, and your GPS so you can hit the road to enjoy some of the prettiest drives around. When the leaves turn colors, it’s the perfect time to pile the kids in the car and go exploring […]