EVENTS CALENDAR

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Event Series 2024 West Suburb Events

JCPenney Kids Zone Event at Brookfield Square

Brookfield Square Mall 95 N Moorland Rd, Brookfield, United States

JCPENNEY April Kids Zone Event on Saturday, April 13 from 11 am to 12 pm During the April Kids Zone event, kids can will make an Owl Dream Catcher. They will also receive a collector’s pin, and a special lanyard to hold their Kids Zone pins. Parents receive a special 10% off coupon offer that […]

Free

Princess and Pilates at Next Step Dance Studio

Next Step Dance Studio 3501 W Ryan Rd, Franklin, United States

Mother’s Day Special is for the dancer & their mom together.  It will be filled with an intro to dance and pilates, crafts, themed props, games, and a princess dance for the little dancer.  Come dressed in your favorite Princess costume or wear comfortable clothes that you can move in with socks or ballet shoes. […]

$25 – $75

Mother’s Day Treat Boxes at Batter&Mac in Menomonee Falls

Batter&Mac Menomonee Falls N89W16750 Appleton Ave, Menomonee Falls, United States

Bring the kiddos in to assemble a treat box for their mom, grandma, dad...whoever they celebrate on Mother's Day! Kids will decorate an assortment of treats and will decorate the box to gift them in. Treats will include cupcakes, cookies, and cakesicles as well as other goodies. Will include printing their own art on a […]

$50
Event Series 2024 Live Music Events

Community of Voices 30th Anniversary Concert by Milwaukee Children’s Choir at Saint Sebastian’s Milwaukee

"Community of Voices- 30th Anniversary Concert" a Milwaukee Children's Choir All-Choir Concert, featuring Introductory Choir, Preparatory Choir, Intermediate Choir, Lyric Chorale and Milwaukee Youth Chorale. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: (Let's Go See Some Live […]

$20
Event Series 2024 Milwaukee Brewers!

Milwaukee Brewers 2024 Community and Theme Night

American Family Field 1 Brewers Way, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Join us for giveaways, celebrations & more! Celebrate all-NEW Theme Nights and Community Nights this season, plus familiar favorites return for 2024! Theme Nights 4/26 - Hockey Night 5/9 - Bark at the Park 5/11 - Star Wars™ Night 5/31 - Happy Days Throwback Night 7/26 - Yacht Rock Night 8/11 - Sesame Street Day […]

$90 – $150

Muffins with Mom at Bug and Goose Cafes in Delafield and Elm Grove

Bug and Goose Play Cafe 13448 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI, United States +1 more

Special Event: Muffins with Mom! Sunday May 12 from 9-12pm This open play will be all about mom and family time! And you won’t have to worry about kids sitting still at a restaurant brunch or cleaning up a messy kitchen from cooking it at your house. 😊 Each child slot comes with: muffins for […]

$45

Mother’s Day At The Mitchell Park Domes

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

Mitchell Park Domes 524 S Layton Blvd Milwaukee WI Hours of Operation:  Mitchell Park Domes Sunday - 9:00am - 4:00pm (last entry at 3 pm) The Domes are celebrating Mother’s Day with a few special offerings: The first 50 visitors will receive a special Domes pin. The first 100 mothers who visit the Gifts Under […]

$9 – $20

Mother’s Day Brunch at Art Lounge in Menomonee Falls

Join us on Mother's Day at Art Lounge in downtown Menomonee Falls for a delicious brunch buffet with bottomless mimosas! Included in the buffet: steak and eggs, breakfast potatoes, french toast sticks, crab cakes, bacon, cocktail shrimp, bruschetta, salad, fresh fruit, and a dessert bar.   Advanced registration is required!   If you would like […]

$30 – $45

Edelweiss Kiddie Cruise in Downtown Milwaukee

Edelweiss Cruise Main Dock 205 W Highland Ave, Milwaukee, WI, United States

May 12 Royal Mother's Day Tea-Kiddie Cruise / June 30 Galactic Heroes & Villains-Kiddie Cruise / July 21 Encanto Dance-Kiddie Cruise / August 25 Minion-Kiddie Cruise / September 29 Toy Story-Kiddie Cruise / October 20 Hocus Pocus-Kiddie Cruise For the second year, Edelweiss Cruises has teamed up with Friend Like Me to offer themed character […]

$75 – $150

Bowl with Mom at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls

Village Bowl Menomonee Falls N86W18330 Main St, Menomonee Falls, United States

Bring Mom and the whole family to Village Bowl & Social in Menomonee Falls! Enjoy the day together while we thank all the incredible moms out there.   This Mother's Day, we're offering a special treat to everyone: Unlimited bowling for 2 hours with rental shoes included at $15 per person plus tax. Sunday, May […]

$15
Event Series 2024 Stage Performances

Peter and the Starcatcher at Waukesha Civic Theatre

Waukesha Civic Theatre 264 W Main St, Waukesha

Tony-winning Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (a.k.a. Peter Pan). From marauding pirates and jungle tyrants to unwilling comrades and unlikely heroes, Peter and the Starcatcher playfully explores the depths of greed and despair… and the bonds of […]

$12 – $18

Sensory-Friendly Sessions at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum

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

Second Sunday of every month, 5-7pm Fourth Sunday of every month, 3:30-5:30pm 2024 Sessions January 14, 5-7 pm January 28, 3:30-5:30pm February 11, 5-7 p.m. February 25, 3:30-5:30pm March 10, 5-7pm March 24, 3:30-5:30pm April 14, 5-7pm April 28, 3:30-5:30pm May 12, 5-7pm May 26, 3:30-5:30pm Families can enjoy the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum in […]

$5

Tuesdays in the Garden at Lynden Sculpture Garden

Lynden Sculpture Garden 2145 Brown

Tuesdays in the Garden, designed for children aged 1-3, provides a nurturing environment where children’s curiosity and wonder are extended through play and exploration, and children and their caregivers learn and discover side-by-side. Join art educators Claudia Orjuela and Denice Niebuhr for hands-on art making and all-senses-engaged exploration of the outdoor world at Lynden. We’ll consider different themes, each […]

$12 – $16

May Mini Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School in Brookfield

Goldfish Swim School - Brookfield 12565 W Feerick St, Brookfield, WI, United States

Tuesday, May 14th: 11:00am-12:30pm at GOLDFISH SWIM SCHOOL 12565 W Feerick St Brookfield WI Looking for a fun morning activity for your little one? On Tuesday, May 14th from 11-12:30, join us for a special Family Swim that is meant only for our Mini aged swimmers (4 months through 2 years). Join us for a […]

$5

Focus on Fathers (Virtual Class)

Virtually WI, United States

Join county Extension Educators to discuss all things parenting, family and coping successfully in these modern times. Focus on Fathers provides a variety of family friendly topics for information sharing and opportunities for dads to be part of parent to parent support in a safe and inviting environment. We ask you to bring your willingness […]

Free

Storytime with the Friends of the Domes

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

The Friends host storytime every Wednesday. Join us for the first Wednesday of the month for Wacky Wednesday Fun with our puppet educators. Join us for bilingual (Spanish/English) storytime the last Wednesday of the month!  Location: Lobby / Date/Time: Storytime is every Wednesday, 10:00-10:30AM Cost: Included with admission; free for Friends of the Domes members / NO […]

$15 – $45

Nature Tots at Riveredge Nature Center

Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Hwy Y, Saukville, United States

Nature Tots is an early childhood program designed for learners ages 2-5 years old, accompanied by an adult guardian (little siblings ages 0-1 are welcome to tag along). A Riveredge Naturalist will focus on outdoor exploration, literacy, physical development, nature intelligence, and social development. Members*: $4 | Non-members: $8 Pre-registration is required!

$8

Babies and Toddlers Storytime at North Shore Library

North Shore Library WI, United States

Join us for stories and songs, bounces and bubbles every Wednesday from 10:30am-11:15am! Stay after storytime for an informal playtime. This storytime is best suited for babies through 2 years old and their caregivers.    Please check the North Shore Library website for additional information and cancellations.

Free
Event Series Crafty Cow 2024

Kids Night At All Crafty Cow Locations

Crafty Cow 6519 W North Ave, Wauwatosa, WI, United States

It's Kids night at Crafty Cow! Come get your coloring pages, strawberry lemonade WITH a rubber ducky, mac n cheese, and a free cake pop that come BEFORE your meal! Kids night is every Wednesday and dessert is served first! All locations (Milwaukee, Wauwatosa, Oconomowoc).⠀ Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and […]

$50 – $150
Event Series Mini Maestros at BBCM

Mini Maestros at BBCM

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

Mini Maestros! Wednesdays @ 1 pm Come sing, dance and tap out a beat with us! We will play instruments and discover unique objects that can be used to make sound. Free with regular admission. Preregistration is not required. For more information, Look Here. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally […]

$12 – $30

S’mores Celebration! Cooking Class at Milwaukee Public Market (Ages 6+ with Adult)

Milwaukee Public Market 400 N Water St, Milwaukee

May 15th from 5:30pm-7:00pm S'MORES CELEBRATION WITH MARY ADASHEK (HANDS-ON) The S'more the merrier! Enjoy this warm weather treat two ways with chef Mary Adashek. First, we will make S’mores Sticks which are a dreamy stack of fluffy, homemade marshmallows nestled between two crisp graham crackers and dipped in chocolate.  S’mores Snack Mix is a […]

$140

Community Access Day at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum

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

All guests (excluding groups) receive free admission to the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum on the third Thursday of every month from 9:30 am to 7 pm. For more information, Look Here. The Museum’s 2023 Community Access Days will occur on the third Thursday of every month from 9:30 am to 7 pm: December 21 The […]

Free

Tot Time at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum Ages 0-4

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

Thursdays at 10:30 am This program is great for exploring, creating and playing together. The flexible format is ideal for early learners. Jump into Tot Time for hands-on activities! We will pretend play, be creative and try something new. This program is great for early literacy, motor skills, problem-solving and social-emotional development. Free with regular […]

$25 – $80
Event Series 2024 Story Times

Story Time at Barnes and Noble Brookfield

Barnes and Noble Brookfield 95 N Moorland Road Unit C-1, Brookfield, WI, United States

Thursdays from 10:30 - 11:30am at Barnes and Noble Brookfield Square Mall 95 N Moorland Rd Unit C-1 Brookfield WI Join us at Storytime for stories, songs and fun! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: (It's Story […]

Free

Toddler Obstacle Course at the Bay View Library

Milwaukee Public Library Bay View Branch 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Thursday, May 16, 10:30 am-12 pm at the Bay View Library 2566 S Kinnickinnic Ave Milwaukee WI Stop by the library after school to try your hand at our Library Obstacle Course! Start the course in our Community Room and end with a scavenger hunt in the Children's Section. Please note: Dates and times are […]

Free

Little Critter Art Exploration Class at Creative Chaos Studio Milwaukee

Creative Chaos 3127 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, United States

May 16th from 11-12 pm / All Ages Creative Chaos Studio Little Critter Art Exploration Class Join our bug-themed art and sensory play class, designed for both parent and child to delve into the world of insects. Suitable for all ages, engage in interactive learning and creativity! Artist will create a minimum of one take […]

$20

Babbling Babes: Mom and Me Yoga at Elite Sports Brookfield

Elite Sports Club - Brookfield 13825 Burleigh Road, Brookfield, WI, United States

Join is for a 30 minute mommy and me yoga class, open play, and socializing with coffee, mimosas and snacks. Got multiple kids? They will have the option for childcare so you can drop off and enjoy a yoga session with your youngest or oldest. You must state how many kids in childcare when you […]

Free

Intergenerational Playgroup at Saint John’s on the Lake

Saint John’s on the Lake 1858 N. Prospect Ave, Milwaukee

March 21, April 18, and May 16 (3rd Thursday of every month) from 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm Join us for another year of cherished experiences with your children and the friends from St. John’s Senior Living Community. These monthly playgroups follow simple structured play for 45 minutes. This is a great chance for your […]

Free

Kiddo Karaoke at Art of Joy

Art of Joy W63N664 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, WI, United States

Bring the kids out to get their wiggles out and serenade us with KiDdO KaRaOkE!!! Our Joy Ambassadors will be there to lead the festivities so you can hang out and relax, and have a drink or join in on the KaRaOkE fun...your call!

Free

Free Drop-In for Art at Racine Art Museum’s Wustum Museum

Racine Art Museum 441 Main St, Racine, WI, United States

Kids ages four and up—accompanied by an adult—can drop in for some free art fun at RAM’s Wustum Museum, 2519 Northwestern Avenue. Browse the galleries to learn about the current exhibitions, then create an art project for a well-rounded experience! Thursday, January 18, 3:30 – 5:00 pm Thursday, February 15, 3:30 – 5:00 pm Thursday, […]

Free

Ultimate Ladies Night Out at BAYSHORE

The Yard at Bayshore 5800 Bayshore, Glendale

Bring your full girl squad or mom tribe to BAYSHORE for the Ultimate Ladies Night Out presented by OnMilwaukee in The Yard! It'll be an unforgettable night featuring The LoveMonkeys dance party, glamorous swag bags for the first 500 women (ages 21+), fashion and beauty pop-ups, sweet treats, complimentary craft beer from The Tap beer […]

Free

Open Play – Best Friend Fridays for Children with Special/Support Needs at St Francis Children’s Center

St Francis Children's Center 6700 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Best Friend Fridays at St Francis Children's Center is a safe in-door place space for your children with special/support needs to participate in art activities, and open play afterwards. Fridays at St Francis Children's Center is our intentionally and socially safe and open space for all to make those connections/future playdates for your children and […]

Free

Open Play at Little Sprouts Shorewood

Little Sprouts Shorewood 4606 N Wilson Drive, Shorewood

Little Sprouts Play Cafe spaces are full of beautiful, custom play zones, plenty of thoughtful toys, and designed to be spaces your children (and you) will LOVE.   Ideal for kids 0-6 years old, our spaces are meant to inspire your child’s imagination. While providing young kids a space to socialize, engage, and feel free. […]

$12 – $15

Mommy and Me at Springs Water Park

Springs Water Park 2810 Golf Rd, Pewaukee, WI, United States

This two-hour swim is not just for Moms! Dads, Grandparents, Aunts, and Uncles are encouraged to bring little ones for a daytime swim on select Fridays from 10am to 12pm for a special $15.00 per person swim rate.   Mommy & Me: 10-noon   January 26, 2024 Mommy & Me: 10-noon   February 2, 2024 […]

$35 – $100
Event Series Open Skate at the Pettit

Skate The Pettit National Ice Center

Pettit National Ice Center 500 S 84th St, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Public Ice Skating! Visit Public Skate at The Pettit for more details. April 2024  SAT April 13 from 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm FRI April 19 from 11:15 am - 1:15 pm SAT April 20 from 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm  May 2024 FRI May 3 from 11:15 am - 1:15 pm SAT May 4 […]

$20 – $70
Event Series Friendship Fridays

Friendship Fridays at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum

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

Be a friend, bring a friend and make a friend! Join us for facilitated activities designed to encourage children (and adults!) to play and work together. Free with regular admission. Preregistration is not required. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm […]

$25 – $80

Family Open Swim at Swimtastic Swim School in Franklin

Swimtastic Swim School - Franklin 9702 W Airways Ave, Franklin, WI, United States

FAMILY OPEN SWIM Fridays from 1:30pm - 3:30pm Jump-in and practice those swim skills with the whole family during open swim. (No instruction) Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: (It's Family Swim Time MKE!)

$15 – $35

Open Jump at Rockin’ Jump

Rockin' Jump Brown Deer 9009 Deerbrook Trail, Brown Deer, Wisconsin

We’re people like you who want to exercise, but also like to have fun. Lots of fun. So instead of stairclimbers and weight machines, we decided to create a place where you can soar in open jump arenas, play trampoline dodgeball, do flips and somersaults.   Monday & Tuesday: closed WEDNESDAYOPEN JUMP – (All Ages)4:00pm – […]

$17 – $27

Family Skate Night at Bay View HS and Andrew Douglas MS Twilight Centers

Bay View High School Twilight Center Milwaukee, WI, United States +1 more

Mark your calendars! Milwaukee Recreation's is hosting free Family Skate Nights at our Andrew Douglas MS and Bay View HS Twilight Centers this season. Andrew Douglas and Bay View Twilight Centers are open to ages 10-14 (ages under 10 must be accompanied by an adult for Family Skate Night). Skate rentals are available for free. February […]

Free
Event Series Maifest in Germantown

Maifest in Germantown

Maifest is a traditional German festival celebrating the arrival of spring. Join us for our three day in-person celebration Friday, May 17, Saturday, May 18, and Sunday, May 19, 2024 at the Germantown Marketplace Shopping Center.   N112 W16560 Mequon Rd. (corner of Mequon Rd. & Squire Dr.) Germantown, WI

Free

Family Movie Night in Menomonee Falls

Village Park Menomonee Falls N87W16749 Garfield Dr, Menomonee Falls, WI, United States

Join us on Friday, May 17th for our first free outdoor llovmovie night of the season - Disney's "Monster's Inc" presented by Chick-Fil-A of Menomonee Falls!   "Previews" start at 6pm - Live music with WINDY HOPE, beer garden, and food trucks will be available as well as the Optimist Popcorn Wagon. The movie will […]

Free

Falls Family Movie Night in Menomonee Falls

Village Park Menomonee Falls N87W16749 Garfield Dr, Menomonee Falls, WI, United States

  Join us for Falls Family Movie Night in Menomonee Falls!   May 17th June 14th July 12th   With live music, a beer garden, and a variety of food trucks, these FREE events offer a complete experience of family togetherness. Enjoy music, food, and drinks starting 2 hours before dusk, followed by snuggles and your […]

Free

Rockin’ Friday Neon Jump Night at Rockin’ Jump

Rockin' Jump Brown Deer 9009 Deerbrook Trail, Brown Deer, Wisconsin

Rockin’ Fridays is our dedicated time for guests of all ages to mix and mingle with friends while jumping to today’s top hits from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Our price per jumper is $19.50 for 2 hours. Rockin’ Fridays Prices $19.50 Per Person2 hours every Friday night from 6:00pm–8:00pm! General Rules Signed waiver* by parent or legal […]

$19.50

Ceramic Stacking Bowls (Ages 10+) at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts

Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts 3270 Mitchell Park Drive, Brookfield, WI, United States

Ceramic Stacking Bowls (Ages 10+) on Fridays, May 3 & 17 (2 sessions) from 6:00 – 8:00pm at The Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts 3270 Mitchell Park Dr Brookfield WI Create a set of three lovely small stacking bowls in stoneware clay. In this 2 part workshop, students will learn the hand-building pottery […]

$70

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket at the Gary E Sampson Planetarium

Gary E. Sampson Planetarium Wauwatosa West High School 11400 W Center St, Wauwatosa, WI, United States

Gary E. Sampson Planetarium at the Wauwatosa West High School 11400 W Center Street Enter the main doors (southwest entrance).  Continue straight into the school - the planetarium will be directly ahead, on the left side of the hallway. Join two kids on an adventure that begins with the construction of a cardboard rocket and […]

Free