With Labor Day weekend just hours away, Metro Milwaukee is bursting with fun activities in the days ahead! Throw on your kilt, hop on your hog or take a stroll through Historic Downtown Cedarburg…. with an extra day tacked onto the weekend, you’ll have enough time to do all three! Check out the highlights here in our weekend festival guide.
Milwaukee Rally (4 locations in Greater Milwaukee) (more…)
Every year, summer just seems to go by faster and faster, and as we enter Labor Day weekend – the unofficial end of summer – it’s going to be a scramble to get in one last round of summertime activities before fall sets in. From camping to boating to cookouts and more, it looks like Southeast Wisconsin is in for some perfect weather for outdoor fun this weekend – but before you scamper outside, make sure summer is ended on a positive note by following these Labor Day weekend safety tips after the jump. (more…)
This weekend you can participate in a jalapeno-eating contest or witness death-defying aerial acrobatics…. Or both! Check out what’s happening in metro Milwaukee this weekend in our Weekend Festival Guide:
Spice up your life with authentic Mexican food, rousing mariachi bands, the foot-stomping rhythms and colorful swirl of traditional dancers, and the handmade treasures of the marketplace. You can do more than just be a spectator at the fiesta by participating in the handful of contests taking place, including dancing competitions, cultural costume contests and even a jalapeno-eating contests, truly not for the faint of heart. (more…)
Everyone’s got their own back-to-school routine: buy school supplies, some new shoes, get the kids back on a normal sleep schedule and juggle scheduling with new sports, clubs and other after-school activities. With all that goes on during back-to-school, it’s all too easy to find yourself buried in a pile of clutter, making the daily morning ship-off just that more hectic. To keep things organized all year, follow these tips for keeping your home, kids and self in A+ shape: (more…)
Summer may be winding down, but there are still plenty of Southeast Wisconsin festivals to go around! Get in the Celtic spirit, feast with some beasts or celebrate the area’s maritime history this weekend. We tell you how right here in this week’s edition of the weekend festivals guide!
Irish Fest (Henry Maier Festival Park, Milwaukee) (more…)