It’s fall, y’all! We’ve been lucky to have some beautiful autumn weather recently, so there’s no better time to get get out and enjoy all that this season has to offer. Here are our top picks for this weekend:
1. Brickworld (Wisconsin State Fair Park)
October 23 (10 a.m.-6 p.m.) – October 24 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.)
General Admission: $14 online/$16 at the door (kids 3 & under free)
The ultimate event for LEGO enthusiasts, Brickworld finally comes to Milwaukee after being postponed due to COVID-19 in 2020. See 32,000 square feet of spectacular creations, all built from LEGO bricks by local LEGO enthusiasts. Enjoy interactive activities, such as the LEGO and DUPLO play brick areas, seek and finds (these activities may be suspended in 2021 based on conditions at the time of the show), etc. You can also buy your favorite LEGO sets, minifigures, and LEGO accessories from various vendors. Get more info >>
2. Bayshore Boogie Bash (FREE!)
Friday, October 22, 5-7 p.m.
Bring your princesses, monsters, goblins, and little characters for a free and fun family-friendly event in The Yard at Bayshore. Get ready to do the costume boogie with a live DJ who will host costume contests and award prizes at 6 p.m.! Enjoy a hay maze, an assortment of food trucks and plenty of photo opps with not-so-spooky Halloween displays throughout The Yard. Learn more >>
3. Historic Downer Ave Haunted Halloween (FREE!)
Saturday, October 23, Noon-4 p.m.
Join Historic Downer Avenue for a family- and pet-friendly Downer Business trick-or-treat. Participating businesses from Park Place to Webster Place will offer children and adult trick-or-treat options. Vote for your favorite pumpkin in the carving contest and earn your own chance to win great prizes. Learn more >>
4. Fall Festival at Drexel Town Square (FREE!)
October 23, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
This family-friendly outdoor event celebrates everything autumn. It will feature pumpkin decorating, art and food vendors, the last day of the Oak Creek Farmers Market and more! Get more info >>
Saturday, October 23, 3-7 p.m.
Admission: Single wristband – $10.00; family of two – $15.00; family of four – $25.00
All are encouraged to get creative and to arrive in costume for this festive event hosted by Danceworks. Learn iconic moves from “Thriller,” or have a cider while enjoying performances by Danceworks Youth Performance Company, Danceworks PerformanceMKE and Danceworks Intergenerational Performance Company. Join the costume parade, or decorate your car for Trunk or Treat. Each wristband purchased gets you entered into a raffle for Danceworks apparel and gift certificates. Get the details >>
There’s so much more happening this weekend! Check out our Events Calendar >>