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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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Art on the Town

July 20, 2018

Creative kids: 3-5pm
Event: 5-8pm

Downtown Appleton
College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911

Grab your family and friends for a night filled with creativity for everyone! Visit downtown businesses and their artist-in-residence; enjoy talking to artists about their work, tasting cuisine art, and listening to diverse musical styles. You may even find yourself taking home artistic works you just cannot live without.

Also, be sure to swing down to Houdini Plaza at 3pm for the Creative Kids event. The Building for Kids, The Trout Museum of Art, and Appleton YMCA will have fun interactive, family-friendly art activities for children of all ages.

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Paperfest

July 20, 2018 - July 23, 2018

7/21/17: 5:30pm-1am,
7/22/17: 9am-1am,
7/23/17: 11am-7:30pm

Sunset Park
W. Kimberly Ave.
Kimberly, WI

Paperfest is a fun, family-oriented festival that raises money for non-profit and civic organizations in the Fox Valley. Paperfest strengthens our community by utilizing the expertise and generosity of volunteers and sponsors bringing three days of fun for all ages; with games, sports, music, food.

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Park to Park Paddle

July 21, 2018

7:30am - 1:30pm

Shattuck Park
210 E Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956

15th Annual. 8.4 mile public paddle event launching into the Fox River from Shattuck Park in downtown Neenah, into Lake Winnebago,into the Menasha Lock, then north through Little Lake Butte des Morts into the Fox River to end at Lutz Park in Appleton.

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Appleton Old Car show & Swap Meet

July 22, 2018

8am-4pm

Pierce Park
1035 W Prospect Ave.
Appleton, WI 54914

The 41st Annual Appleton Old Car Show and Swap Meet is one of the largest free car shows in the Midwest and annually draws over 15,000 people and has nearly 1,200 cars on display. This family-friendly event provides special vintage car collections (Classic, Hot rods, Muscle, and modified cars), vendor sales & swap meet, judging/voting and awards, and food/beverage concessions provided by the Appleton Fox Cities Kiwanis Club.
Admission is free.

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Best Friends Gourmet Bike Tour - 32nd Annual

July 22, 2018

Registration begins at 6am
6:30am-7:15am 100 mile start
7:00am-7:45am 75 mile start
7:45am-8:30am 55 mile start
8:45am-9:30am 25 mile start
9:30am-10am 4, 8, and 12 mile start
10:30am-3:00pm Gourmet Picnic

St. Mary Catholic High School
1050 Zephyr Drive
Neenah, WI 54956

The Best Friends Gourmet Bike Tour is a ride through the Fox Cities countryside  - 4, 8, 12, 25, 55, 75, or the 100 mile routes.  Rest stops along the route feature baked goods, fresh fruits, and beverages.  Following the tour a Gourmet Picnic will be served!

Resgistration required. See website for registration details.

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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018

July 23, 2018 - July 29, 2018

7am-Midnight

EAA Aviation Center
3000 Poberezny Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902

EAA AirVenture 2018 is the world’s largest fly-in gathering and one of the world’s largest aviation events, with a total attendance of 500,000. Each year, you can enjoy daily air shows, nearly 1,000 forums and workshops and 800 exhibitors.

For hotel and lodging availability in the Greater Appleton area, please call 920-734-3358.

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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.

Outagamie County Fair

July 24, 2018 - July 29, 2018

Come enjoy the county fair July 25-30 and experience all that the fair has to offer including: a great carnival, exciting midway, fabulous fair food, amazing exhibits, vendor booths, and animal shows and displays!

Grandstand entertainment schedule:

7/25 - Farm tractor pull
7/26 - Truck and hot tractor pull
7/27 - WIFMX-Freestyle Motocross
7/28 - HOME FREE concert
7/29 - HALESTORM concert
7/30 - Demolition derby

See our website for the full schedule.

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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.

Appleton City Band Summer Concert

July 24, 2018

7pm

Pierce Park
1035 W Prospect Ave
Appleton, WI 54914

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Neenah Community Band Summer Concerts

July 24, 2018

7pm - 9pm

Riverside Park
500 Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956

Join us at beautiful riverside park on Tuesday evenings for live music from the Neenah Community Band. The Community Band is under the direction of Marty O'Donnell. FREE Admission.

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Art at the Park

July 29, 2018

9am-4pm

City Park
500 E. Franklin St.
Appleton, WI 54911

58th Annual.
Each year, Art at the Park draws tens of thousands of visitors to this one-day event held in historic City Park in downtown Appleton, Wisconsin. Since 1960, Art at the Park has been a treasured community event that showcases the work of nearly 200 participating artists from throughout the country.

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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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