Weekend Guide, June 7-9

*Featured image by Julie Collins Photography at Cushing Park in Delafield*

THE WEEKEND GUIDE FOR LAKE COUNTRY

AND THE GREATER WAUKESHA COUNTY AREA HAS ARRIVED

FILLED WITH THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND WITH KIDS!!

PLEASE THANK OUR WEEKEND GUIDE SPONSOR: 

Happy weekend! Look for sunny skies this weekend!! Yay!! Time to bookmark our SUMMER PAGE to find everything summer related in Lake Country – including our SUMMER BINGO CARD!

Looking for a laugh…check out our Facebook funny of the week HERE😂

There’s a little bit of something for everyone going on this weekend – festivals, summer reading kick-offs, storytimes, Old World Wisconsin events, beer gardens, and more! Find all the details below and in our FREE SUMMER FUN GUIDE.

Lastly, Lake Country Family Fun did our research, like we do, and found all the {other} fun things for you and your family to do this weekend, too. 

Lake Country Family Fun's Promotions and Announcements

  • LAKE COUNTRY CURRENTS: Summer Mixer Series is here! The Coffee Shop Series has come to an end, but we are so excited to mix it up this summer! As part of our mission statement, Lake Country Family Fun is super excited about this networking opportunity for online creatives in the Waukesha County area. All of these events have SOLD OUT! The JUNE EVENT will be Tuesday, June 25th at Seven Seas in Hartland, overlooking beautiful Nagawicka Lake. Tickets are on sale and selling quickly – grab yours before they are SOLD OUT!
  • Looking for summer fun? We have ALL THINGS SUMMER in one place, including our SUMMER BINGO CARD!! Print the PDF, place it on your fridge or in the car, mark it off and bring it to Hartland Kids Day for a fun prize! 
  • Father’s Day is coming up! Check out these local deals we rounded up in our Father’s Day Brunch and Deals Guide
  • The Brewers play the Pirates at home Friday through Sunday! We’ll be there Friday night!
  • Thanks to the long winter and slow spring, STRAWBERRY PICKING will be late this year, but get ready to go picking mid- June! Many thanks to Mayberry Farms for sponsoring our Strawberry Picking Guide again this year!
  • We announced the Top 5 of the BEST LOCAL FISH FRY VOTE!!  
    Joe Mama’s Bar & Grill! Two years in a row!
    Coming up next:
    2. Ron’s Cozy Corner
    3. Stolley’s Hogg Alley
    4. Nashotah Clubhouse
    5. Nite Cap Inn
    Share the results on Facebook HERE.
    Plus – many of these have patio seating. If patio seating is what you are looking for Friday night, check out our Patio and Lakefront Dining Guide.
  • The EAST TROY RAILROAD MUSUEM is open for the season! Find train fun throughout WI through that link 🙂
    Plus, plan ahead for Father’s Day and get dad a yummy Bacon-
    Wrapped Filet or Blackened Salmon for the entrée of a four-course dinner served on a train! How fun!
  • Looking for a date night? Our SUMMER DATE NIGHT GUIDE has so many ideas!! Book that sitter, stat! 
  • Beer gardens can be family friendly (always drink responsibly), but they also make great dates nights! Find our guide to find a beer garden this weekend HERE. 
  • Need a sitter? Start the search in our SITTER/CHILD CARE GUIDE.
  • With warmer temps, come cool treats! Find 16 OTHER MUST-TRY ICE CREAM SPOTS in Waukesha County, too!
    • Plus, our 2019 sponsor, Wholly Cow in Delafield is allergy friendly. See our experience HERE.
  • Looking for food allergy friendly restaurants? LCFF contributing writer team member Megan wrote a guide. Check it out HERE.
  • Speaking of restaurants, we updated our KIDS EAT FREE GUIDEFind out where the specials are for kids eating free (or cheap) each day of the week. *Sponsored by Chick-fil-A Pewaukee.
  • THE HIGHWAY 18 DRIVE IN MOVIE is open! Starting this Friday, June 7th, they go to 7-night-a-week operation with “Secret Life of Pets 2” (PG) plus “A Dog’s Journey” (PG). This combo will run for two weeks ending Thursday, June 20th.
  • New things are coming to Brookfield!
  • For those looking for a healthy start to the year, we have some tips and tricks for you – keep your goals in summer!
  • Looking for a local preschool? We have the lowdown on 25+ reader recommended schools in the Waukesha County area. Skim the newly updated 2019-2020 PRESCHOOL GUIDE HERE. And the PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE GUIDE to see when to tour a preschool near you. Open houses have started – don’t miss out! *Sponsored
  • Looking for a summer camp? Yes, registration is open and some camps are filling up already! In fact, Petite Pas Summer Camps are SOLD OUT (but they still have summer classes available)! We have published and updated the 2019 SUMMER CAMP GUIDE and we just added new Vacation Bible Schools to it this week! Plan your summer out this weekend 🙂 Details HERE.
  • Another summer option is the KIDS BOWL FREE PROGRAM. Learn more HERE.
  • Throwing a birthday party? Check out our newly updated 2019-2020 BIRTHDAY PARTY GUIDE with over 25 unique venues – a collaboration with My Milwaukee Mommy! *Sponsored listings
    • Stephanie recently celebrated her boys’ birthdays at CHUCK E. CHEESE’S in Brookfield, and it brought all the feels. Did you celebrate at Chuck E. Cheese’s as a child?
  • Lake Country Family Fun has updated our INDOOR PLAY GUIDE to categorize the 30+ local play places into 7 categories to help you better find the best fun for your little one! 
    *Sponsored by Chiropractic Company – Oconomowoc.
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77 Things to Do this SUmmer in Lake Country

It's our summer bucket list in conjunction with the Free Summer Fun guide. We have 77 things to do with your family this summer in the Lake Country area and beyond so you never hear the words "I'm bored!" 🤩 This guide is made possible through our partnership with Postively Pewaukee presenting Taste of Lake Country July 26 - 27 and Waterfront Wednesdays, which start on June 5 and run every Wednesday through August 28, 2019.

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Find all the FREE fun things to do this summer with your family! Sponsored by Bridges Library Sytem - sign up for your local summer reading program in early June! My kiddos have registered at two libraries and are so excited to reach their reading goals this summer!

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

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY

  • At the Waukesha Airport

SUMMER READING KICKOFF!

  • Fun at the Oconomowoc Library

OKAUCHEE LIONS DAYS

  • Fun all weekend long!

CARS AND COOKOUTS – PEWAUKEE

  • Featured event by Positively Pewaukee

FIRST FRIDAYS

  • Located in East Troy

JAMMIN ON JANESVILLE

  • Support local at this family fun festival in Muskego

PAJAMA STORYTIME AT BOOKS & CO. IN OCONOMOWOC

  • “Garden Friends”

WAUKESHA’S FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE

  • Downtown Waukesha!

MAXWELL STREET DAYS-MUKWONAGO

 

LAKE COUNTRY MOMS – WISCONSIN SUPPORT GROUP

 

WIESN IN A BOX AT OLD WORLD WISCONSIN

  • Featured Event
  • Adults Only

BUCHNERFEST, WAUKESHA

  • Kick off the summer reading program in Waukesha and swim, too!

SHERPER’S PADDLE DEMO DAYS

  • Fowler Lake in downtown Oconomowoc

ELECTRIC BIKE DEMOS

  • Downtown Oconomowoc

OKAUCHEE LIONS DAYS

  • Fun all weekend long!

PUBLIC RIDE DAY AT MILWAUKEE LIGHT ENGINEERING SOCIETY

 

MILWAUKEE FOOD TRUCK & CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL

  • At the Waukesha Expo Center

PANGA ANNIVERSARY PARTY

  • Celebrate on Upper Nehmabin Lake!

 

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Find all the local Friday, Saturday, and Sunday farmer markets HERE!

Enjoy the warm June weekend!

All the best, 
Erin and the Lake Country Family Fun Team

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