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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.

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series In-Store Kids Workshops at Home Depot

In-Store Kids Workshops at Home Depot

Home Depot - SE MKE 150 W Holt Ave, Milwaukee

In-Store Kids Workshops / Home Depot SE MKE  150 West Holt Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53207 Join us the first Saturday of each month between 9 am – 12 pm for free in-person Kids Workshops. Microscope – September 2, 2023 Rescue Floatplane – October 7, 2023 Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally […]

Free
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St, Milwaukee, United States

10/20/23 - 10/22/23 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St Milwaukee, WI  Hunting Moon Pow Wow is three days of excitement, bringing together a host of Native American cultures for a celebration of singing, drumming and dancing in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Long a part of Native culture, the pow wow is […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St, Milwaukee, United States

10/20/23 - 10/22/23 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St Milwaukee, WI  Hunting Moon Pow Wow is three days of excitement, bringing together a host of Native American cultures for a celebration of singing, drumming and dancing in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Long a part of Native culture, the pow wow is […]

Event Series Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Hunting Moon Pow Wow

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St, Milwaukee, United States

10/20/23 - 10/22/23 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino 1721 W Canal St Milwaukee, WI  Hunting Moon Pow Wow is three days of excitement, bringing together a host of Native American cultures for a celebration of singing, drumming and dancing in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Long a part of Native culture, the pow wow is […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

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 live-action/animated feature film. Scooby accompanies the Mystery, Inc. crime-solving sleuths--Shaggy (Matthew Lillard), Fred (Freddie Prinze, Jr.), Daphne (Sarah Michelle Gellar) and Velma (Linda Cardellini)--as they […]

$6 – $12

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 short for Space Life Operations Trainer for Humans. Join us for this fun Planetarium program. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and […]

$5
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Retzer Science Fest: Totality! Explore the Wonder of Eclipses

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

This show is all about eclipses, from lunar to total solar. Discover how they occur and what happens when they do. We look back to the proof of general relativity and look forward to upcoming eclipses and where to witness them. Learn from spectacular space environments to humorous pop-up books. Experience under the dome what […]

$5

Retzer Nature Center’s Free Science Fest

The Friends of Retzer Nature Center's annual Science Fest is an annual celebration that connects people with science, technology, engineering, and math in fun and exciting ways! Attendees of all ages are encouraged to explore 'Inside & Out' and engage in a variety of interactive activities and discover how science mixes into our everyday lives […]

Free
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Wilbear’s Adventure

Wilbear’s Adventure

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 11:00am Follow Wilbear, the Teddy Bear, as he wants to fly and discover flight. His grandpa uses demonstrations about the nature of flight to build up to the story of the Wright Brothers' historic first airplane experience. Grandpa Bear captivates audiences with tales of inventions over time, from kites and gliders […]

$5
Event Series Saturdays at the Planetarium

Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 1:00pm Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge highlights Anishinaabe stories of constellations and moons in relation to contemporary insights about environmental changes. Teachings shared by Native Skywatchers Carl Gawboy, William Wilson, and Dr. Annette S. Lee are narrated by Aarin Dokum with Anishinaabemowin translations by Alphonse Pitawanakwat set to art by […]

$5

Defying Gravity: It IS Rocket Science

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

Defying Gravity, it really is “rocket science!” This program explores and engages audiences in the basic science of rocket flight. Visitors explore Newton’s laws of motion, rockets, roller coasters and even a Zero-G airplane ride! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website […]

$5

Girl Scouts Night at Wisconsin Humane Society

Wisconsin Humane Soceity Milwaukee Campus 4500 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, United States

Girl Scouts Night at Wisconsin Humane Society (Grades K-12)- 4:45 PM Wisconsin Humane Society is offering a fun, new hybrid event that will provide troops with content to view ahead of time, along with an in-person, interactive program that engages Girl Scouts in the Wisconsin Humane Society’s mission. Join WHS staff to learn all about […]

Free
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Wilbear’s Adventure

Wilbear’s Adventure

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 11:00am Follow Wilbear, the Teddy Bear, as he wants to fly and discover flight. His grandpa uses demonstrations about the nature of flight to build up to the story of the Wright Brothers' historic first airplane experience. Grandpa Bear captivates audiences with tales of inventions over time, from kites and gliders […]

$5
Event Series Saturdays at the Planetarium

Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 1:00pm Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge highlights Anishinaabe stories of constellations and moons in relation to contemporary insights about environmental changes. Teachings shared by Native Skywatchers Carl Gawboy, William Wilson, and Dr. Annette S. Lee are narrated by Aarin Dokum with Anishinaabemowin translations by Alphonse Pitawanakwat set to art by […]

$5

Khrumka’s Adventures in the Winter Forest

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

On their way through the fairy tale winter forest, little Khrumka and his friends watch the Northern Lights, witness the flight of an asteroid, and admire the constellations of the winter sky. Thrilling rides, magic and surprises await them on their fantastic full-dome journey. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally […]

$5
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Wilbear’s Adventure

Wilbear’s Adventure

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 11:00am Follow Wilbear, the Teddy Bear, as he wants to fly and discover flight. His grandpa uses demonstrations about the nature of flight to build up to the story of the Wright Brothers' historic first airplane experience. Grandpa Bear captivates audiences with tales of inventions over time, from kites and gliders […]

$5
Event Series Saturdays at the Planetarium

Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge

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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 at 1:00pm Living in Balance: Anishinaabe Star Knowledge highlights Anishinaabe stories of constellations and moons in relation to contemporary insights about environmental changes. Teachings shared by Native Skywatchers Carl Gawboy, William Wilson, and Dr. Annette S. Lee are narrated by Aarin Dokum with Anishinaabemowin translations by Alphonse Pitawanakwat set to art by […]

$5

Totality!

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

Two eclipses cross the US in 2023 and 2024 – an annular on October 14, 2023 and a total eclipse on April 8, 2024! Everyone in the continental US will experience at least a partial solar eclipse on April 8. Total solar eclipses are a rare and beautiful phenomena, and in this new planetarium show, […]

$5

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Play Date with Art: Birds of a Feather at the Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

January 12 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm at the Milwaukee Art Museum's Windhover Hall It’s never too early to learn to love art! Draw inspiration from Fred Smith’s Pileated Woodpeckers to create your own birds and nests from clay, feathers, and twigs. Then join in singalongs at 10:30am and 11:15am. This event is included with Museum […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission […]

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45

Play Date with Art: Needle and Thread at the Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

February 9 from 10:00am–12:00pm at the Milwaukee Art Museum's Windhover Hall It’s never too early to learn to love art! Practice stitching shapes together with yarn, and work together to create a mini version of the Eva Hesse sculpture Right After. Then join in singalongs at 10:30am and 11:15am. For kids ages 5 and under, […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45

Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45
Event Series Story Time in the Galleries

Story Time in the Galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Meet in Windhover Hall near the admission desks at 10:30 am and walk with the reader to the galleries. Then listen to a story that relates to a work of art before creating a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard. This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Admission for […]

$25 – $45