February Fun

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When I think of February, I think of cold weather, snow, ice skating, and Valentines Day.  What fun! (I mean it; I really do!) Have some February fun! There is lots of family friendly fun to be found.  Check out these fun events in and around town this month to fight the winter blues.  For even more fun don’t forget to check out Lake Country Family Fun’s huge event calendar and indoor play guide!

Please stop into Downtown Delafield and say Hello! to our February Fun Guide Sponsor:

Steven Paul Designs Delafield Wisconsin Waukesha County Lake Country Family Fun February Fun Guide

Steven Paul Designs specializes in heirloom custom jewelry and fine colored gems.  They invite you to visit the shop to get a full understanding of what they do.  They make everything in their Delafield studio.  They are true “jewelers”, craftsman in precious metal and gems.  They are nationally recognized for their design and quality through numerous state, regional and national awards.
Steven Paul Designs Delafield Lake Country Family Fun Friends of Nashotah Raffle Drawing Red Circle Inn

Not only does Steven Paul Designs create amazingly beautiful custom jewelry, but they take an active role in our community. Currently, they are an active supporter of the Friends of Nashotah. If you would like to also support the Friends of Nashotah, stop in to Steven Paul Designs to purchase your tickets for the upcoming drawing for a 2016 Polaris Sportsman ATV. The drawing will be held at the Friends of Nashotah Wild Game Dinner on March 9, 2017 at 8:30 pm at the Red Circle Inn. Tickets are selling fast – get yours today!

20 Family Fun Things to To Do in February!

1 – Groundhog’s Day, Milwaukee County Zoo

Will the Milwaukee County Zoo’s resident groundhog, Wynter, see her shadow Thursday, February 2? Come find out!

2 – FREE Admission to Milwaukee Public Museum

ALL visitors receive FREE general admission to MPM on the first Thursday of every month. It’s a great place to explore and stay warm. We love the butterfly room! (Plus, the tropical air feels especially wonderful in February 🙂 )

3 – FREE Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum

Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum is free for individuals and families (excluding groups) on the first Thursday of each month, thanks to Meijer. Who doesn’t like FREE Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum?

4 – Visit the Milwaukee Domes!

Check out the Great Train Robbery Exhibit at the Domes. It’s warm and tropical in there 🙂

Milwaukee Domes Train Lake Country Family Fun

5 – Valentines Photo Box, Home Depot

Take your kids to Home Depot for a hands-on kids workshops, and you and your child can build a Valentine-themed photo box, perfect for keeping photos of loved ones front and center. Once the box is built, your child can decorate it with paint and The Home Depot stickers.

6 – FREE ZOO Day, Milwaukee County Zoo

Bring the whole family to the Milwaukee County  Zoo for Family Free Day! Bundle up and explore the zoo in February! There are plenty of buildings to stay warm in between the outdoor exhibits. Our favorite building is the Aviary and watching the giant sea turtle swim in the reptile and aquatic center.

7 – Wildlife Meet and Greet at the Wildlife in Need Center

Watch as Greg, the Woodchuck, will make a prediction for the weather!

8 – Candlelight Hike Through The Woods, Watertown

This popular event is back! Bundle up and get your hike on 🙂

9 – Catch a Disney Enchanted Tale at Marcus Theatres

See Disney’s Frozen, Aladdin, Dumbo, and Alice in Wonderland on the Big Screen for only $5!

Disney Enchanted Tales at Marcus Theatres Lake Country Family Fun

10 – Blind Dating by Lake Country Playhouse

PERFECT for your Valentine this year! “Blind Dating at Happy Hour” takes a look at love and all its forms. From a young couple building their relationship to an established couple that finds their marriage on the rocks, this play asks, indeed, if love is blind.

11 – Valentine Ice Cream Social at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum with fun activities for the entire family at this special Valentine’s Ice Cream Social event presented by Sendik’s Food Markets!

12 – Milwaukee Mighty Con

Come to the Milwaukee Mighty Con convention at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds Products Pavillion on Saturday, February 11th from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. There will be over 200 artist tables, vendor booths, and special guests.

13 – Little Sweetheart Dance at the Waukesha Public Library

What is sweeter than dancing with your little one? Don’t miss this fun event at the Waukesha Public Library. There will be lots of photo props for cute photo opportunities.

14 – Fancy Nancy Tea Party at the Watertown Library

Get ready for a fancy Valentine’s Day afternoon tea with exquisite activities and fabulous treats! Fancy dress-up encouraged!

15 – Seed Swap

Bring your extra seeds. Bring your friends. Go home with your friend’s seeds. No seeds to share? No problem! We have plenty of native flower seeds, spinach, lettuce, sunflower, calendula, chive, basil, pea, dill, tomato, and loads of other seeds too! This is a family friendly, free event.

16 – AngelsForAshlyn Meet and Greet

Meet the ladies behind AngelsForAshlyn, the new clothing line to bring Ashlyn’s legacy to life.

17 – “A Children’s Concert”, Lake Country Children’s Theater

Come see Ken Lonnquist, a long-time favorite children’s songwriter and performer, at Arrowhead High School.

18 – Truly Remarkable Loon

See the wacky stunts, sidesplitting comedy, gravity-defying plate spinning and spectacular juggling of the Truly Remarkable Loon!

19 – Try Hockey for Free

Try Hockey for Free Day in Hartland at the Mullett Ice Center this February! This event is designed to provide kids, between the ages of 4 to 9, a completely free experience to try youth hockey.

Mom and Tot Ice Skating Mullet Center Hartland Wisconsin Glow Skate at Wilson Ice Arena Lake Country Family Fun

20 – Cedarburg Winter Festival

Head just north of Waukesha County to historic downtown Cedarburg for their 2 day Cedarburg Winter Festival.

What are you most looking forward to this February?