Weekend Guide, October 6-8

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Your weekend guide has arrived!

The drought is ending. (My lawn and flowers will be happy.) Yay! …except that means rain is in the forecast for Friday and Saturday. Boo…Don’t let the rain ruin your fun this weekend, though – there is plenty to do inside, and Sunday looks great so far!

Spend your Saturday morning inside picking out your child’s new Halloween costume at Oconomowoc’s Annual Halloween Costume Swap!

ICYMI: The Oconomowoc Public Education Foundation is hosting the 2017 OPEF Mad Hatter’s Ball on October 14, 2017 at La Belle Golf Club in Oconomowoc. Registration deadline is October 7th! Sign up now!


Please thank our weekend guide sponsor:

Goldfish Swim School

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Come visit Goldfish Swim School this weekend at the Piala Nursery Fall Festival! They’ll have fun crafts, games and giveaway for the kids and will also be raffling off one month of swim lessons at their soon to be open facility in Brookfield!

Goldfish Swim School is opening up their class schedule in the next few weeks and will start accepting reservations for swim lessons! If you are interested in signing up, make sure you pre-register on their website for priority access to the class days and times that work best for your schedule. Be sure to check out their website for their grand opening promotions, upcoming facility tours, and free holiday and family swim events!


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Apple Picking Guide

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Southeast Wisconsin Pumpkin Farms Pumpkin Farm Guide

*Sponsored by Shady Maple Farm Lake Country

Fall Fest Guide

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*Sponsored by Basses’s Taste of Country

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 our calendar!  To find out more details use the link (the title description will take you directly to the event).

 

Friday, October 6

Oconomowoc Costume Swap Drop Off

This is the last day to participate in this free community event brought to you by Lake Country Family Fun!

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Indian Summer- Ashippun

Indian Summer in Ashippun is coming up on October 6, 7, and 8, 2017.

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Touch a Truck, Oconomowoc

Touch-A-Truck is a FREE family event where children have the opportunity to explore and just have fun! Friday, October 6th (OASD no school day) from 10am – 1pm (10am-11am is siren free), come to Roosevelt Park by Imagination Station rain or shine.

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Friday Fun Day

Check out Friday Fun Day at the Delafield Public Library.

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First Fridays

Each First Fridays event will feature a showcase event at the East Troy Village Square Park.

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Pajama Storytime at Books & Co. in Oconomowoc

Pajama Storytime at Books & Co. in Oconomowoc “NOT SO SPOOKY STORIES”

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Night Run: Pumpkin Train Rides

Come and join the Milwaukee Light Engineering Society for a ride in the dark at Night Run: Pumpkin Train Rides!

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Bands at the Beach, Oconomowoc – CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER!

Enjoy this rain date concert!

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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 7

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

 

Waukesha Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast

The Waukesha Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast open house gives firefighters the opportunity to interact with residents and guests as well as raise money to help buy and update vital supplies and equipment used regularly by the department.

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Hartland Fire Department Pancake Breakfast

Start your day at the Hartland Fire Department Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, October 7 from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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Piala’s Nursery Fall Fest

Join Piala’s Nursery for their Seventh Annual Fall Fest!

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Hartford’s Autumn Fest

Pumpkins and scarecrows and hay bales oh my! Enjoy the beautiful fall harvest in Downtown Hartford at Hartford’s Autumn Fest!

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Kids Workshops – Various Home Depot Locations

Bring your children to the Home Depot Kids Workshops!

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Oconomowoc’s Annual Costume Swap

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Welcome to Oconomowoc’s Annual Costume Swap! Bring your tickets to pick out your new to you costume!

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FREE Admission to the Milwaukee County Zoo

FREE Admission to the Milwaukee County Zoo – visit the zoo for free!

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Special Saturday

Come to the Oconomowoc Public Library for their Special Saturday : Harvest Festival!

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Indian Summer- Ashippun

Indian Summer in Ashippun is coming up on October 6, 7, and 8, 2017.

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Nutcracker Behind the Scenes

Join MainStage Academy of Dance for an exclusive behind the scenes look at what goes into the making of the Nutcracker Ballet at Nutcracker Behind the Scenes!

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“My Little Pony: The Movie”

“My Little Pony: The Movie” Brings Two Big Events to Select Marcus Theatres® October 7 & 8.

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Autumn Fest: Face Painting, Pony Rides, Apple Picking & Pumpkin Throwing Contest

Check out Autumn Fest: Face Painting, Pony Rides, Apple Picking & Pumpkin Throwing Contest!

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Merton Fire Department Open house

The Merton Fire Department open house will be the first weekend in October.

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Annual Wiener Dog Derby

It’s the 4th Annual Wiener Dog Derby! (Part of Oktoberfest) Register your dachshund now!

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Science Saturday

Drop in to the Pewaukee Public Library and explore science concepts with hands-on projects at Science Saturday.

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Family Fun Days, Waukesha Library

This is for all ages.

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Waukesha Art Crawl

The Waukesha Art Crawl AKA “HAPPY FALL CRAWL” will be Saturday October 7th, 2017 from 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

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Family Spooky Movie Series at The Corners

Check out the Family Spooky Movie Series at The Corners of Brookfield EVERY SATURDAY IN OCTOBER!

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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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Sunday, October 8

Farmers Markets:

Menomonee Falls Farmer’s Market
Sussex Farmers Market

 

Piala’s Nursery Fall Fest

Piala’s Nursery Fall Fest is hosted to celebrate the season while supporting the community, local groups and local artisans.

Indian Summer- Ashippun

Indian Summer in Ashippun is coming up on October 6, 7, and 8, 2017.

Find out more »

 

“My Little Pony: The Movie”

“My Little Pony: The Movie” Brings Two Big Events to Select Marcus Theatres® October 7 & 8.

Find out more »

 

Autumn Fest: Face Painting, Pony Rides, Apple Picking & Pumpkin Throwing Contest

Check out Autumn Fest: Face Painting, Pony Rides, Apple Picking & Pumpkin Throwing Contest!

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!!