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LOCAL GUIDES
Christmas in the Ward
The holidays are officially here, and it’s time to put the “most” in the most wonderful time of the year. Find the best holiday lights, the most magical experiences, the cutest Santa’s mailboxes, and more. Consider this your holiday headquarters! Holiday Lights From Wild Lights at the Milwaukee County Zoo, to the Milwaukee Holiday Lights...
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Christmas Tree
We have so much to be thankful for this weekend! From unique holiday experiences to Black Friday events to spice up your holiday shopping excursions, here are our top picks: 1. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer The Musical (First Stage) November 25 – December 24, 2022Admission: Starting at $28.50 First Stage welcomes back this live, musical...
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Winter is upon us, and the urge to hibernate is real. But there are some good reasons to go out and about with your partner this season. Milwaukee is full of extra-romantic things to do in the winter, and date nights can help to keep your connection strong amid life’s craziness. Go on, call the...
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It’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride in southeastern Wisconsin! Take a magical sleigh or sled ride in the great outdoors. Here are some local options: 1. Apple Holler 5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Sturtevant, WI 53177(262) 884-7100 (call for reservations)Cost: $130 for up to four people; $30 for each additional person (plus tax)Website The old-fashioned...
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Santa Claus has landed safely in Milwaukee! We’re keeping track of all the stops he’s making around Southeastern Wisconsin. Here’s a running list of the places you can meet Santa this year: 1. Pabst Mansion Nov. 27, Dec. 4, 11, 18, 2022, 3:30-5:30 p.m.Admission: Adults $20; Seniors/Military/Students $18; Children 6-17 $13; Members and Children 5...
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Milwaukee is lit. Literally. We found Tree Lightings happening all over the city to dazzle you and your family. They are listed in chronological order and by month, for maximum busy-parent convenience. November Tree Lightings 1. 109th Annual City Christmas Tree Lighting November 18th from 5:00-7:00 pm. in the “Cheer District” Website Milwaukee’s official city...
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The Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival kicks off November 17th, 2022 and will run through January 1, 2023. For 24 seasons, the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival has made spirits bright with its animated sculptures, interactive displays and twinkling street décor throughout downtown. Coordinated by Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21, the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival is a Midwest tradition....
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Santa Claus is placing his bright red mailboxes all over town for your children’s letters and wish lists. Make your list, and check it twice! Then spread holiday cheer by bringing it to one of these mailboxes: Sponsored By: 1. Cathedral Square Park Santa’s Mailbox presented by Educators Credit Union and Serving Older Adults520 E....
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Lux Domes at Café Benelux, Photo from Lowlands Group The iconic heated domes are back this year at Benelux Cafe and Cafe Hollander locations around Milwaukee. Reservations are now available for heated and private winter experiences in domes, globes and ice fishing shanties for groups of 6-8 at each of the groups’ eight restaurants in...
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All of these Christmas Tree Farms are family-owned and open for business in 2022. Find one near you! 1. Buffalo Bill’s Christmas Trees 9612 W Oakwood Rd, Franklin, WI 53132 Friday, November 27th, 2020 through Sunday, December 20th, 2020. Website Buffalo Bill’s Christmas Trees will be opening Friday, November 25th, 2022 with 11,000 trees. They...
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