EVENTS CALENDAR

Find things to do in Milwaukee today with kids! We’ve scoured the internet for you and put all the best activities in one place. To submit an event for consideration, click here.

Little Ghouls Eat Free at Cafe Hollander

Cafe Hollander (Downer Avenue) 2608 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI, United States

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 […]

Free

A Black Cat Halloween

Black Cat Alley MKE Black Cat Alley, E Ivanhoe Pl, Milwaukee, WI, United States

All Day Fun Black Cat Alley Milwaukee! Celebrate Halloween and small businesses on Milwaukee’s Historic East Side Neighborhood: 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM: Jacked-O-Lantern Jumps Total Body Class 10:00 AM […]

Free

Sprecher Halloween Party

Sprecher Brewery 701 W Glendale Avenue, Glendale, WI, United States

Bring the whole family to our FREE Halloween Party on Sunday, October 29th from 12pm-5pm! -Sprecher fizzy treat for the kids -Live music by The Lightways starting at 2PM -Face […]

Free

It’s Decorate A ‘Pumpkin’ Time! Crafting at Lakeshore State Park

Lakeshore State Park 500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Sunday, October 29th: Decorate a ‘pumpkin’ from 1:00pm-3:00pm Join our educator for a spooky good time and decorate your own foam pumpkin. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Fall ask […]

Free

Heartis Village North Shore Trick or Treat

Get ready for a frightfully fun Halloween adventure! We’re thrilled to invite you and your family to join us for a special Trick-or-Treat event at Heartis North Shore Senior Living. […]

Free

Peppa Pig’s Sing-Along Party!

Riverside Theater 116 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI, United States

It's Peppa Pig Time! October 29, 2023 at 2:00 PM Peppa Pig’s Sing-Along Party! will be bringing back the loveable, cheeky little piggy in a brand-new interactive production filled with […]

$30 – $60

Scooby-Doo (2002)

Oriental Theatre 2230 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Staff Pick! Graphic Designer Ryan chose SCOOBY-DOO! "Throughout the ages, one hero has cowered above the rest..." That lovable, easily frightened Great Dane, Scooby-Doo, makes his big-screen debut in this […]

$6 – $12
Event Series Happily Haunted Gardens

Happily Haunted Gardens

Bookworm Gardens 1415 Campus Drive, Sheboygan, WI, United States

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 Atkinson Library

Circuitry for Kids

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

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 […]

Free
Event Series American Science & Surplus Events

Science Craft Night

American Science & Surplus 6901 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Milwaukee Store - Science Night! Tuesdays in October from 3:00pm -5:45pm Join us for an evening of hands-on experiments and science crafting for the whole family! Please note: Dates and times […]

Free

Youth Chess Night

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 31, 4-5:30 pm at Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Step onto the board with our life-size chess set and join your friends in a […]

Free

Big Blue Blocks at Good Hope Library

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

Tuesday, October 31 from 5-6 pm at the Good Hope Library - 7715 W Good Hope Rd Enjoy an hour of free play and let your imagination run wild with […]

Free

Read, Talk, Make Book Club at Tippecanoe Library

Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 31 from 6-7 pm from 10 am-4 pm at Tippecanoe Library - 3912 S Howell Ave Kids who are reading beginning chapter books are invited to discuss Desmond […]

Free

Event Series Whacky First Wednesdays

Whacky First Wednesdays

The Domes Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory 524 S. Layton Boulevard, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Join the Friends of the Domes Puppet Pals as we explore all things that frolic and fly! Join us in The Domes lobby on the first Wednesday of each month. […]

$6 – $9

Surviving in Space

Horwitz - DeRemer Planetarium (Retzer Nature Center) S14 W28167 Madison St., Waukehsa, WI, United States

Ever dream of rocketing into space or being an astronaut in Earth's orbit? Explore these fascinating journeys and beyond with NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg and her robot helper, S.L.O.T.H.! That’s […]

$5
Event Series Kid’s Club at MPL Zablocki

Kid’s Club

Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesdays, November 1 & 8 from 4-5 pm at Zablocki Library - 3501 W Oklahoma Ave Milwaukee WI Stop in after school to take part in various STEAM activities.  For […]

Free
Event Series Autumn Crafts at Brio

Leaf Wall Hanging Art Pop Up

Brio Creative Arts Preschool 2835 N Brookfield Rd, Brookfield

Let’s create some fall-tastic leaf art with this leaf wall art pop up! Open to students 4+ $30 per artists. Available in person or as a take home kit! RSVP here. […]

$30
Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No […]

Event Series Fairytale Birthday Company

Royal Playdate: Frozen Fall

Taxi and Tide Imaginative Play Space 4016 S Packard Ave, St Francis, United States

Friday, November 3rd from 10am-noon Taxi and Tide Imaginative Play Space 4016 S Packard Ave St Francis WI 53235 The wind blows a little bit colder, but it's time to […]

$35 – $45

Experi-Sense at Washington Park Library

Milwaukee Public Library - Washington Park 2121 N. Sherman Blvd., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Friday, November 3, 10:30-11:15 am at Washington Park Library - 2121 N Sherman Blvd Join us at the library for an expanded story time including sense-exploration play! Meet other caregivers […]

Free
Event Series Milwaukee Public Library Events

Sensory Playtime

Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Friday, November 3 from 10:30-11:30 am at Tippecanoe Library 3912 S Howell Ave Milwaukee WI Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are invited to drop-in and play with sensory toys and activities. Recommended […]

Community Family Night at Rite-Hite Family YMCA

Rite-Hite Family YMCA 9250 N. Green Bay Road, Brown Deer, WI, United States

COMMUNITY FAMILY NIGHT / RITE-HITE FAMILY YMCA /   FRI, NOV 3 | 5:00-8:00 PM Unplug and connect by spending some quality time together during our FREE Family Night on Friday, […]

Free
Event Series Discovery World Winter 2023

Animal Encounters

Discovery World 500 North Harbor, Milwaukee, WI, United States

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

Build It Saturday!

Milwaukee Public Library - Mitchell Street Branch 906 W. Historic Mitchell St., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Saturday, November 4 from 10 am-4 pm at Mitchell Street Library - 906 W Historic Mitchell St Drop-in between 10am and 4pm to enjoy open building time with magnetic tiles, […]

Free

Xtreme Raptor Day at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI

It's Xtreme Raptor Day at Schlitz Audubon! Saturday, November 4, 2023 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Join us for our annual raptor festival that celebrates these powerful hunters of […]

$15 – $18