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There's plenty going on in the Fox Cities every month of the year. The events calendar is packed with live Broadway Theater, art exhibits, family events, community festivals, or museum exhibits. Come see all that's happening!

If you are an event organizer and would like to submit information to our Events Calendar, please complete our event submission form.

Nearby CommunitiesThe Nearby Communities include the City of Seymour, the Towns of Freedom and Mackville and the Villages of Black Creek, Shiocton and Wrightstown. These communities are located outside of our Fox Cities, but offer many fun, family-friendly annual events.

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Play: The Golden Age of Toys

August 18, 2016 - August 31, 2018

11am-4pm Tuesday through Sunday

History Museum at the Castle
330 E. College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911

Explore the history of classic and locally-made toys in a whimsical exhibit about the golden age of toys. Play offers children, parents, and grandparents an opportunity for intergenerational learning and fun!

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This Just In: Recent Acquisitions at Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

April 14, 2018 - September 09, 2018

Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-4:30pm 
Sunday: 1pm-4:30pm

Bergstrom Mahler Museum of Glass
165 N. Park Ave.
Neenah, WI 54956

This Just In! features more than 30 works by Dale Chihuly, Harvey Littleton, Richard Royal, Stephen Rolfe Powell, Jose Chardiet, KeKe Cribbs, Clifford Rainey, Jon Kuhn, Emily Brock, Therman Statom, Richard Jolley and many others.

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Hearthstone Historic Brick Sale

May 23, 2018 - June 22, 2018

Drive up: 3-5pm Monday-Friday; Saturday 10am-3pm

Hearthstone Historic House Museum
625 W. Prospect Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911

These 'Purington Pavers' were on College Avenue in the early 20th century. In the 1960s College Avenue was repaved and the bricks were removed. The Mares family, living at Hearthstone, acquired the bricks and over two summers their teenage boys laid approximately 32,000 bricks as their driveway. Now you can buy a piece of history!

- 8.75' X 3.75' X 3.5'
- 9 lbs. each
- You load/haul from Hearthstone Museum
- $1.00 each
- Good for patios, garden walls, borders, and many other uses!

Limited time only - Now through June 22nd.

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2018 Senior Art Show

May 25, 2018 - July 01, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, May 25 6pm-9pm

Regular Gallery Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays 10am-4pm
Saturdays & Sundays Noon-4pm

Wriston Art Center
613 E. College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54912-0599

The annual exhibition of artwork by Lawrence University's senior studio art majors. Join us for the opening reception with refreshments.

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Downtown Appleton - Lunchtime Live

June 07, 2018 - August 30, 2018

11:30am-1pm

Houdini Plaza
College Ave. & Appleton St.
Appleton, WI 54911

Enjoy live music during your lunch break every Thursday! Bring your lunch from home, enjoy take-out from one of the many restaurants Downtown or buy on-site from a food vendor!

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Waterboard Warriors Water Ski Show

June 07, 2018 - August 28, 2018

7pm in June & July
6:30pm in August

Mueller Park
660 Washington Street
Wrightstown, WI 54180

Water Ski Shows every Tuesday and Thursday at Mueller Park in Wrightstown.

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The Nearby Communities include the City of Seymour, the Towns of Freedom and Mackville and the Villages of Black Creek, Shiocton and Wrightstown. These communities are located outside of our Fox Cities, but offer many fun, family-friendly annual events.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit? The Art of Classic American Animation

June 08, 2018 - August 31, 2018

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10am - 4pm
Thursday - 10am - 8pm
Sunday 12pm - 4pm

*Closed on select Thursday evenings for Jazz at the Trout

Trout Museum of Art, The
111 W. College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911

The Trout Museum of Art is proud to present original animation art celebrating the 30th anniversary of the release of the Academy-Award-winning film “Who Framed Roger Rabbit.” The exhibition will feature rare Disney animation cels, character models and movie posters from the film.

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Appleton Downtown Farm Market

June 16, 2018 - October 27, 2018

8am-12:30pm

Downtown Appleton
College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911

Experience the area's largest Farm Market with more than 150 vendors selling fresh produce & flowers, exotic meats & cheeses, baked goods, specialty foods &handcrafted items along with live music!

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Xavier Theatre Academy presents "Disney's Aladdin Jr"

June 20, 2018 - June 23, 2018

7-8:30pm June 20, 21, 22

1-2:30pm June 22, 23

Xavier Fine Arts Theatre
1600 W. Prospect Avenue
Appleton, WI 54914

Disney’s Aladdin Jr is a musical journey to a whole new world with Aladdin, Jasmine and an entourage of characters in this tale of adventure and self-realization, featuring songs such as “Friend Like Me” and “A Whole New World” by Alan Menken, the late Howard Ashman, Tim Rice and Chad Beguelin.

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Menasha Farm Fresh Market

June 21, 2018

Thursdays 2pm-6pm (rain or shine)

Downtown Menasha
100 Main Street
Menasha, WI 54952

Fresh locally grown vegetables, fruit, flowers and plants. Food to snack on such as egg rolls, spring rolls, hot dogs, hamburgers and ice cream while visiting the market and downtown shops. There is a variety of products by local artisans, recycled art/crafts, handcrafted jewlery and more!

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Fox Cities Visitor Guide

Fox Cities Visitor Center

3433 W. College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54914

800-236-6673

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