Weekend Guide, October 13-15

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Your weekend guide has arrived!

The forecast looks like fall this weekend! We got our apple picking in last weekend, now to check out some pumpkin farm fun 🙂 Plus, Halloween events start this weekend – and don’t forget Friday is Friday the 13th!

If you don’t know how you’ll be spending your weekend, just scroll down and look at all the amazing options our communities have to offer us!

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Apple Picking Guide

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Southeast Wisconsin Pumpkin Farms Pumpkin Farm Guide

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Waukesha County and Metro Milwaukee Trick or Treat Guide

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Fall Fest Guide

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A Haunted Good Time! Haunted House Guide Southeastern Wisconsin

*Sponsored by Wisconsin Fear Grounds

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For a full listing of the events for the day, check out the Lake Country Family Fun calendar.  To find our more details for the events listed below, please click the hyperlink. Thank you 🙂

Friday, October 13

OJWC Kids Closet Consignment Sale in Oconomowoc

Great selection of infant and children’s fall & winter clothing, sizes newborn to 14.

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Annual Brookfield Village Art and Spirit Crawl

There will be over 30 awesome artists, live music, several craft beers and wine, and awesome food choices.

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Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library Fall Booksale

The Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library holds two used book sales each year in the spring and fall.

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Downtown West Bend Fall Fest/ Trick or Treating

Dress in your Halloween best and trick or treat downtown.

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Howl-O-Ween, Retzer Nature Center

This is a Halloween themed evening, filled with scare-free entertainment and activities the whole family will enjoy!

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Jack-O-Lantern Jaunt & Halloween Haunt, Mukwonago

Civic groups and youth groups carve pumpkins and the Jack-O-Lanterns are lit every evening from opening until close.

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Boo at the Zoo

Visit the Milwaukee County Zoo for a ghoulishly fun event and enjoy the leaves changing color, the crisp air and countless exciting activities.

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Night Run: Pumpkin Train Rides

Experience the railroad decorated for Halloween with many light up pumpkins.

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Dracula – A World Premiere Ballet

Just in time for the Halloween season, the Oconomowoc Arts Center, in partnership with MainStage Academy of Dance, presents “Dracula” – a world premiere ballet.

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Little Women: The Broadway Musical

Come check out this classic tale at Lake Country Playhouse: Little Women: The Broadway Musical!

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Saturday, October 14

Farmers Markets:

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

 

Oconomowoc Fire Dept Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy some hot flapjacks and sides served by your local fire department at this annual fundraiser.

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Ruth and Naomi Car Care

This all volunteer outreach is dedicated to helping single mothers as well as widowed and divorced women within our surrounding community who find themselves financially burdened.

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OJWC Kids Closet Consignment Sale in Oconomowoc

Outerwear, shoes, costumes, toys, infant gear, maternity clothing, children’s books and more! Half off!

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Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library Fall Booksale

The Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library holds two used book sales each year in the spring and fall.

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Little Women Family Fun

Bring your family to Little Women Family Fun at the Hartland Public Library.

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LEGO Club – Brookfield

They have Legos ready and waiting to be turned into fabulous creations.

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4-H National Youth Science Day

Youth ages 8 – 14 years old have the opportunity to join the Waukesha County UW-Extension 4-H for a morning with ‘Incredible Wearables.’

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Kids Dreams Film Series

Monsters v Aliens

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Pop up for pups 2 Car show and chill

Come and join the Fischer Creative Arts Center for a benefit for Elmbrook Humane Society.

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Spooktacular

Spooktacular

Join the Boy Scouts of America for an afternoon of games, haunted trails, pumpkin carving, a haunted house, fall treats, slightly scary scenery and a sweet hay ride at this Spooktacular event.

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Waukesha Trunk or Treat

Last year they had over 400 kids attend, and they hope this year to have even more.

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Dracula – A World Premiere Ballet Dracula a world premiere ballet Oconomowoc Arts Center with MainStage Academy of Dance Lake Country Family Fun

More than a year in the making, Oconomowoc Arts Center director Michael Duncan and Eddy Bray, artistic director of MainStage Academy of Dance in Dousman, have joined forces to transform the oft-told tale of “Dracula” into an elaborately-staged ballet production featuring songs from today’s most popular musical artists that audiences can truly sink their teeth into.

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Prairie Hill Waldorf School Open House

Join Prairie Hill Waldorf School for this Family Fun Day and Open House!

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Jack-O-Lantern Jaunt & Halloween Haunt, Mukwonago

Field Park in Mukwonago will be filled with carved pumpkins donated by local businesses and individuals and placed along the walking paths for the 15th annual Jack-O-Lantern Jaunt & Halloween Haunt.

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Boo at the Zoo

Visit the Milwaukee County Zoo for a ghoulishly fun event and enjoy the leaves changing color, the crisp air and countless exciting activities.

Find out more »

 

Dracula – A World Premiere Ballet

More than a year in the making, Oconomowoc Arts Center director Michael Duncan and Eddy Bray, artistic director of MainStage Academy of Dance in Dousman, have joined forces to transform the oft-told tale of “Dracula” into an elaborately-staged ballet production featuring songs from today’s most popular musical artists that audiences can truly sink their teeth into.

Find out more »

 

Little Women: The Broadway Musical

Come check out this classic tale at Lake Country Playhouse: Little Women: The Broadway Musical!

Find out more »

 

Sunday, October 15

Farmers Market:

Menomonee Falls Farmer’s Market
Sussex Farmers Market

 

Ashippun Fire Department Open House and Pancake Breakfast

In recognition of Fire Prevention Week, come to the Ashippun Fire Department Open House and Pancake Breakfast on October 15th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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Kids Dreams Film Series

The Kids Dream Film Series is back again at Marcus Theaters with a not so scary Halloween series!

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Clothing, Toy & Home Goods Swap

Agape Community Church sees kindness as an act of worship.

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Car Show, Delafield Legion

Registration is from 8:00 am to noon; trophies awarded at 2:00 pm for top ten and best in show.

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Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library Fall Booksale

The Friends of the Oconomowoc Public Library holds two used book sales each year in the spring and fall.

Find out more »

 

Dracula – A World Premiere Ballet

More than a year in the making, Oconomowoc Arts Center director Michael Duncan and Eddy Bray, artistic director of MainStage Academy of Dance in Dousman, have joined forces to transform the oft-told tale of “Dracula” into an elaborately-staged ballet production featuring songs from today’s most popular musical artists that audiences can truly sink their teeth into.

Find out more »

 

Little Women: The Broadway Musical

Come check out this classic tale at Lake Country Playhouse: Little Women: The Broadway Musical!

Find out more »

 

Enjoy your action packed October weekend!!