Weekend Guide, August 18-20

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ICYMI: Rock the Burbs is back with a Youth Talent Competition, followed by a live music event. Sign up your child today!  Plus, proceeds will be benefiting the MACC Fund! *Sponsored

Milwaukee Irish Fest 2017

ICYMI: Mke Irish Fest presented by CelticMKE has sponsored Lake Country Family Fun’s popular events calendar since August 1, and has given away a family 4-pack of tickets each to our two lucky Lake Country Family Fun readers, Cindy V. and Travis M.! We hope they have fun, and we hope you enjoy the festival as well! Children 12 and under are FREE!! Hope to see you there!!

Local Solar Eclipse Events

ICYMI: The solar eclipse is coming on Monday, August 21. Check out our guide to local activities and information!


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The Delafield Farmers’ Market

Delafield Farmers Market Lake Country Family Fun Local Farmers MarketThe Delafield Farmers Market has launched their first ever fundraiser: recycled bags to carry your produce and goodies in at the market!  The produce bags are available now. Pick yours up this Saturday!

Thanks for waiting, the produce is here!
Sweet Corn is in – come early! They sell out quick!
Milwaukee Truffle Importers by The Mushroom Lady LLC will be there this week!
Fresh French Truffles, wild mushrooms, Truffle Honey, Truffle oil and Truffle salt
that is hand made in small batches in the south of France!
Taste complimentary cheeses dipped in truffle honey yummmm!
And of course Live music!


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For a full listing of the events for the day, check out our calendar!  To find out more details use the link (the title description will take you directly to the event).

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, August 18

Zoo a la Carte – Milwaukee County Zoo

The summer heat marks the arrival of one of Milwaukee’s favorite fests, returning for the 33rd year at the Milwaukee County Zoo.

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Guitar Competition and Festival

Established in 2013, it is the goal of the Wilson Center Guitar Festival to celebrate the greatest guitarists of today and tomorrow.

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Free Fridays at City Beach

Free Fridays are from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at City Beach on August 18th.

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East Troy Farmers Market

The market will continue on Fridays through Oct. 6th at East Troy Village Square Park.

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Parent’s Night OUT (American Dojo)

Hey Moms & Dads…. let American Dojo staff treat you to a parent’s night OUT on Friday, August 18th! It’s the perfect chance to get out & enjoy a summer night sans kiddos!

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Waukesha’s Friday Night Live

The streets are shut down and the kids can just be kids and sing and dance through the streets!

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Bands at the Beach, Oconomowoc

Enjoy a free summer concert on Fridays at Bands at the Beach! “Rock the Dock” is back for 2017!

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Outdoor Movie in Village Park, Sussex

Join for a free, fun family event. Concessions will be available including free popcorn.

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Outdoor Movie Night – Elmbrook

This FREE event is appropriate for all ages, so round up the kids, grandkids and neighbors.

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Outdoor Movie New Berlin

Step back in time, and watch a movie from the comfort of your own car – or pull up your favorite lawn chair for an outdoor movie New Berlin.

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Saturday, August 19

Farmer’s Markets:

Hartford Farmers Market
Brookfield Farmers Market
Waukesha Farmers Market
Oconomowoc Farmers Market
Delafield Farmers Market
New Berlin Farmers Market
West Allis Farmers Market

Drop-in Story Time at the Delafield Farmer’s Market

Stop by the St. Michael’s Anglican church booth at the Delafield Farmer’s Market and enjoy some shade and a few stories together!

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Maxwell Street Days-Mukwonago

MUKWONAGO AMERICAN LEGION POST 375 Presents 2017’s 61st Successful MAXWELL STREET DAYS FLEA MARKET

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Antique and Classic Boat Show, Pewaukee

Visit the Pewaukee Area Historical Society booth to learn about Pewaukee’s history at the Antique and Classic Boat Show.

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Donna Lexa Memorial Art Fair

Welcome to the Donna Lexa Memorial Art Fair, a juried fair committed to excellence in fine arts and fine crafts.

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Zoo a la Carte – Milwaukee County Zoo

The summer heat marks the arrival of one of Milwaukee’s favorite fests, returning for the 33rd year at the Milwaukee County Zoo.

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Make Kindness Rocks

Join area Michaels stores in their classrooms each Saturday in August, 8/12, 8/19 & 8/26 for free rock painting at the Kindness Rocks event.

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Menomonee Falls Pet Fair

Join HAWS at the 9th annual Menomonee Falls Pet Fair in Rotary Park off Fond du Lac Ave. on Saturday, August 19th, 2017.

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Guitar Competition and Festival

Established in 2013, it is the goal of the Wilson Center Guitar Festival to celebrate the greatest guitarists of today and tomorrow.

Find out more »

 

Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts

Join us in August 2017 for the 47th annual Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts.

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Family Picturebook Brunch – Muskego Library

A short & sweet storytime for the whole family, complete with crafts, activities, orange juice, and doughnuts.

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Sherper’s Paddle Demo Days

Join the Sherper’s staff at the Fowler Lake Boardwalk (just a few steps from our Oconomowoc store) for a Paddle Demo Day of all the kayaks, canoes, and SUPs they have to offer.

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Delafield Educational Session

You can learn from the experts about concussions in sports.

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Family Fun Day, Carnival, and Fundraiser!

Social Style is hosting a Family Fun Day Carnival to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).

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Okauchee Street Dance

Festivities begin at 1:00 pm with their third annual Bags Tournament and an inflatable bouncy house for the kids.

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Fantastic Flicks, Waukesha Library

Families with children of all ages are welcome to join the Waukesha Public Library in the children’s program room for popular and newer DVD releases.

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Ixonia Town and Country Days

The Ixonia Lions Club Annual Ixonia Town and Country Days Festival will be on August 19th and 20th, and the Ixonia Firemen’s Hall & Park is proud to be a sponsor for this great event.

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North Lake Veterinary Clinic Anniversary Party

North Lake Veterinary Clinic invites you to their 5th Annual Summer Party!

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Light Up the Lake Boat Parade & Fireworks-Oconomowoc

Head out to City Beach to enjoy a concert by the Oconomowoc American Legion Band, the Light up the Lake boat parade on Lac La Belle and a fireworks show.

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Outdoor Movie at Veterans Park, Milwaukee

If you are looking for a little bit of a quick road trip, check out an outdoor movie at Veterans Park on the lakefront in Milwaukee.

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Sunday, August 20

Farmers Markets:

Menomonee Falls Farmer’s Market
Sussex Farmers Market
Hartland Farmers Market

 

Maxwell Street Days-Mukwonago

MUKWONAGO AMERICAN LEGION POST 375 Presents 2017’s 61st Successful MAXWELL STREET DAYS FLEA MARKET

Find out more »

 

Zoo a la Carte – Milwaukee County Zoo

The summer heat marks the arrival of one of Milwaukee’s favorite fests, returning for the 33rd year at the Milwaukee County Zoo.

Find out more »

 

Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts

Join us in August 2017 for the 47th annual Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts.

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Ewald of Oconomowoc Cruisin’ Hwy 16 Car Show

Join Ewald of Oconomowoc for the 5th Annual Cruisin’ Hwy 16 Car show benefiting Dryhootch Waukesha.

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Ixonia Town and Country Days

The Ixonia Lions Club Annual Ixonia Town and Country Days Festival will be on August 19th and 20th, and the Ixonia Firemen’s Hall & Park is proud to be a sponsor for this great event.

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End of Year Doggy Swim – Watertown Aquatic Center

Bring your 4 legged buddy for the end of year doggy swim at the Watertown Aquatic Center for a one hour swim from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm.

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Enjoy your weekend!!