China Lights 2022

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Dr., Hales Corners, Wisconsin

Adventure in Lantern Wonderland will take you down the rabbit hole where you will be met by the Mad Hatter, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and the Queen of Hearts. At the end of the adventure, you will be invited …

Racine Zoo Jack-O’-Lantern Nights

Racine Zoo 2131 N Main St., Racine, Wisconsin

Stroll through the zoo and immerse yourself in dazzling lights of 1,000 hand-carved Jack-O’-Lanterns.Warm up with seasonal food and beverages. Over 1,000 Jack-O'-Lanterns! Stroll through the Zoo and immerse yourself in dazzling lights and festive, hand-carved masterpieces created by talented …

Illuminating The Dark

Pabst Mansion 2000 W Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Thurs. 4:30 & 5pm,  Fri. & Sat. 5, 5:30 & 6pm, Halloween 4:30, 5 & 5:30pm Pabst Mansion    This specialty afterhours tour offered only in October takes place in a dimly lit Mansion, where themes of darkness and the …

Zoo Brew

Milwaukee County Zoo 10001 West Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee, WI

A fun way to sample new brews, try new foods and meet new people while visiting various locations inside the zoo. 

Covered Bridge Art Studio Tour

Art Studios located throughout Southeastern Wisconsin, including in West Bend, Newburg, Port Washington, Saukville, Grafton, Cedarburg, Mequon and Thiensville.  Friday: noon - 5pmSaturday & Sunday: 10am - 5pmGet a glimpse of the enchanting studios and workspaces where some of Southeastern …

Finally. Friday: The MilBillies

Cedarburg Cultural Center W62N546 Washington Ave., Cedarburg

Doors open at 7. Music begins at 7:30.  Free for CCC members, $5 non-members New Music, New Art, Come Celebrate! Experience music, art, cocktails, an adult DIY craft project and more! Oct. 7 - The MilBilliesNov. 4 - Boomer Nation Dec. …

Jackson Family Glo Run & Party 

The more you run, the more you glo! Family fun with “glo stations” along the route. Walk or run.  All ages groups welcome!

Waukesha Unlocked

Waukesha City Hall, 201 Delafield St., Waukesha, Wisconsin

The City of Waukesha invites the public to Waukesha Unlocked Oct. 8-9.  Over 90 businesses and organizations will open their doors and provide access, opportunities and behind the scenes tours. Come explore all Waukesha has to offer. Highlights include tours …

Fall Street Festival

Port Washington

Celebrate the harvest in downtown Port Washington at the Fall Street Festival! Celebrate the harvest with a street festival on Franklin Street and Grand Avenue in historic downtown Port Washington. Businesses move outdoors, vendors take over the streets, the Port …


2.5 miles of beautiful hiking trails complete with local vendors, fun activities and fundraising challenges.  To ensure urban nature is available to hike everyday - hike in urban nature on Sunday, October 9! HKE MKE is BACK. Support the Urban Ecology …

Lac Lawrann Fall Luminary Walk

Lac Lawrann 300 Schmidt Rd., West Bend, Wisconsin

Hike the scenic trails of Lac Lawrann lit by beautiful lanterns! Enjoy food, beverages, live music and a firepit. Walk through the praire/pine plantation area unless it becomes too wet, in this case the walk will relocate it to the lake …