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Little Ghouls Eat Free at Cafe Hollander

Cafe Hollander (Downer Avenue) 2608 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee

Café Hollander is hosting "Little Ghouls Eat Free" on October 28th & 29th.    Kids in a costume get a free kids meal with purchase of an adult entrée.  Don't miss out on […]


Did De Los Muertos Festival at Forest Home Cemetery

Forest Home Cemetery and Arboretum 2405 W Forest Home Ave, Milwaukee

Sat 28 Oct 2023 9:30AM - 3:00PM Celebrate the circle of life by remembering the lives of those who are no longer among us. Culture, Community and Remembrance.   The […]


Betty BOO’s Spooktacular

Betty Brinn Children's Museum 929 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee

Our Halloween spooktacular is returning! Explore the Museum to discover themed activity spots, visit our haunt in the Be A Maker space, boogie down at Birdy Brinn's dance party, meet […]

Event Series Discovery World Winter 2023

Animal Encounters

Discovery World 500 North Harbor, Milwaukee

Animal Encounters Every Saturday at 10:00 am Reptiles and snakes are some of the most fascinating creatures on the planet. Join our Aquarists for an adventure in our Great Lakes […]

$16 – $22

Trick or Treat on Silver Spring

Get ready for a spooktacular Halloween adventure on Silver Spring Drive! Join us for “Trick or Treat” presented by the Merchants of Whitefish Bay. Bring your little goblins and ghouls […]


Boo At The Zoo (Racine Zoo)

Racine Zoo 2131 North Main Street, Racine

Saturday, October 28, 2023   |   10AM – 4PM Calling all little ghosts and goblins! Enjoy safe, outdoor trick-or-treating all day with the animals at the Zoo! On this Halloween-themed, fun-filled day you […]

$5 – $11

What Can You Do with a Rock?

Milwaukee Public Library / Main Branch - Central 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

Saturday, October 28 from 10:30-11:15 am Central Library - 814 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee WI October is "Rocktober" in the Central Library Children's Room! Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic, oh, my! […]


Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee

Red Arrow Park 920 N Water Street, Milwaukee

Usher in Halloween at the 2nd annual "Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee" on Saturday, Oct. 28! Get spirited away at downtown's second annual Halloween-themed event, the Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee presented by WaterStone Bank, on […]


Indoor Trick-or-Treating at East Towne Square

Join us for indoor trick-or-treating with a free pumpkin collection bag. Capture your costume with a variety of photo opportunities throughout the mall.


Fall Festival

Milwaukee Public Library - Good Hope Branch 7715 W. Good Hope Road, Milwaukee

Saturday, October 28 from 1:30-3:30 pm at Good Hope Library - 7715 W Good Hope Rd Milwaukee WI Join us to celebrate fall with crafts, food, activities and special animal […]

Event Series Atkinson Library

Circuitry for Kids

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee

Saturday, October 28 from 2-3 pm &  Monday, October 30 from 3:30-4:30 pm / Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Learn the basics of electricity and build […]


Harry Potter-y Event at Just Kiln’ Time

Just Kiln' Time N88W16683 Appleton Ave,, Menomonee Falls

Witches, Wizards, and Friends, join us for a magical Hogwarts Wizard fun adventure. We will have a magnificent time dressing up and painting pottery!


Spooktacular Halloween Party at Infinite Gymnastics

Infinite Gymnastics 8989 N 55th St, Milwaukee, WI 53223, USA

Join Infinite Gymnastics in your best costume for open gym, face painting, and candy!!  Do your best trick and earn a treat! Cost of admission: $15 per gymnast. CASH ONLY!

Event Series Happily Haunted Gardens

Happily Haunted Gardens

Bookworm Gardens 1415 Campus Drive, Sheboygan

Join us for not-so-spooky family fun at the Gardens! There will be thousands of twinkling lights, stories, scavenger hunts, a pumpkin walk and costumes galore! Dinner fare, munchies, and festive […]

$10 – $15
Event Series Great Pumpkin Festival

Great Pumpkin Festival

Old School House Park 5240 N. Marlborough Drive, Whitefish Bay

A full festival will take place Wednesday through Saturday, featuring live music along with food vendors and a beer tent. Residents will be able to pick up pumpkins at various […]