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Milwaukee Area Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2016

Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Thanksgiving Meals and Specials in Milwaukee, WI

Thanksgiving is on Thursday, November 24th this year and it is quickly approaching. If you are in the Milwaukee area and are looking for restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving then you are in luck. They are many places to choose from and whether you plan on having a small intimate Thanksgiving or want to try something new this year and take a break from all of the cooking then make reservations at one of these Milwaukee restaurants serving Thanksgiving meals and specials this year. Remember to make a reservation as soon as possible as restaurants are sure to book quickly on the holiday.   (more…)

Fall Activities in Waukesha County

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Hayrides and Pumpkin Patches Near Brookfield, WI

Looking for fall activities to do during the month of October? Thankfully, fall brings with it a number of great seasonal activities from hayrides, apple picking, haunted houses and more. In the Brookfield, Waukesha, Milwaukee and surrounding areas there are plenty of things to do to get into the fall spirit. Check out some of these local places where you can enjoy hayrides, pumpkin picking and more.   (more…)

Milwaukee Oktoberfest

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Oktoberfest 2016 in Milwaukee, WI

Fall means one thing for many, Oktoberfest. Throughout the world, you will find many Oktoberfest celebrations. At these celebrations, you will find authentic Bavarian food, music, beer and just an overall great time for everyone. The 7th annual Milwaukee Oktoberfest is going on October 13-16th at Veteran’s Park. Thursday night at 5pm, there will be a ceremonial keg tapping for free beer. Oktoberfest 2016 in Milwaukee, WI is free to the public and there is plenty to do throughout the entire weekend.   (more…)

Best Beaches in the Milwaukee, WI Area

Monday, July 18th, 2016
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It has been quite the warm summer already and it shows no signs of giving us some relief from the hot sunny days.  Great news though for those of you who live near or in the Milwaukee area or even if you are planning a visit to the area for the day, Milwaukee has a number of beaches that anyone can visit to make those hot summer days better. When the heat gets to be too much, there is nothing better than laying on the beach and cooling off in the lake. See our list of the some of the best beaches in the Milwaukee, WI area.   (more…)

4th of July 2016 Firework Shows in Brookfield, WI

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Brookfield hosts a great 4th of July celebration and this year the celebration will be held on Monday, July 4th, 2016. See more information about the 4th of July 2016 firework shows in Brookfield, WI. Brookfield hosts an entire day of Independence Day activities and celebrations,. Kick it off with a parade that begins at 10 a.m.  and immediately following the 4th of July parade, the annual city-wide ice cream social will take place on the Civic Plaza where there will also be a flag raising ceremony and other entertainment.   (more…)

What Father’s Day Events are Going on in the Brookfield Area?

Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Father’s Day Activities Brookfield, WI

Don’t have any plans yet for Father’s Day? Check out some of the local activities going on in the Brookfield and Milwaukee area. Start planning now, as Father’s Day is June 19th and quickly approaching. Spend the day showing the dad in your life how much they mean to you and how deeply they are appreciated for everything they do. There is something to do for every kind of dad out there so check out the local Father’s Day events.   (more…)

2016 Memorial Day weekend events and parades you don’t want to miss

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
2016 Memorial Day Weekend Parades Brookfield, WI

2016 Memorial Day Weekend Events Brookfield, WI

With Memorial Day quickly approaching, many people are still trying to figure out what they are going to do on the extended weekend. As one of the first long holiday weekends of the year, and also the “unofficial” kickoff to summer, many families will be looking for something fun to do outdoors this Memorial Day weekend. Wether you’ll be getting together for a cookout, going camping or attending one of the many 2016 Memorial Day weekend events near Brookfield, WI, the following list will help you find something that will be perfect for you. (more…)