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Soak Up the Final Days of Summer in the Fox Cities!

The last month of summer is officially here but there's still plenty of fun to be had! Get out and make the most of the final days of summer in the Fox Cities!


Mulberry Lane Country Breeze Farm Tours
Head out to Mulberry Lane Farm for a fun farm tour. Ride a pony, take a hayride and learn to milk a cow! Enjoy the farm as you learn things you never knew about farm animals including cows, pigs, goats, sheep, chickens, rabbits, geese, donkeys and more! Touch, feed and experience these incredible animals close up!

Summer Concert Series
You can find weekly outdoor summer concerts all over the Fox Cities. Afternoon to evening you cn enjoy live music anytime!

Lunchtime Live & Heid Music Summer Concert Series
Houdini Plaza, Downtown Appleton – Every Thursday: 11:30am-1pm and 5:30-8pm – Last shows August 30th 

Neenah – Out to Lunch Concert Series
Shattuck Park – Every Thursday: 11:30am-1pm – Last show August 23

Neenah – Evening Concert Series
Shattuck Park – Every Wednesday: 6-8pm – Last show August 15

Riverheath Summer Concert Series
Riverheath Complex, Appleton - Sunday, August 18th 5-9pm

Nature Sings! Concert Series
Bubolz Nature Preserve - Wednesday, August 22

Concerts in the Courtyard
Red Lion Paper Valley Hotel, Appleton – Every Wednesday: 5:30-7:30pm – Last show August 29

Concerts on the Patio
Pullman’s at Trolley Square – Every Tuesday: 6-9pm – Last show August 28

Yoga in the Park – City Park, Appleton
FREE yoga class, every Wednesday through August 29. This 60-minute class begins at 6:00 p.m. Just bring your own yoga mat or beach towel and pull up a spot!

Fox Valley Food Truck Rally
Pierce Park in Appleton on August 16 and Jefferson Park in Menasha on August 28
You’ll find a collaboration of local food trucks all from the Fox Cities, with 10-12 trucks at each rally offering a variety of foods and beverages! Food truck rally’s will also be present at other various events throughout the area during fall months.

Catch a Timber Rattlers Game
Still time to get out to the ballpark for some good ol' fashion baseball fun! The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers are the single 'A' affiliate team for the Milwaukee Brewers and a game at Fox Cities stadium offers fun for all ages! Complete with fan games, kids activities, theme nights, great food and fireworks, you're sure to have fun at the Home of the Good Times! Click Here to view their schedule. 

Waterboard Warriors Water Ski Shows
The Waterboard Warriors are a competitive, entertaining, family-oriented team that performs water ski shows throughout the summer at Mueller Park in Wrightstown, just north of the Fox Cities area. Shows include high-speed barefooting, water skiing, jumps, pyramids and acting!

Get on the Water
With access to the Fox River, Lake Winnebago and Little lake Butt des Morts, there's plenty of opportunity to get out on the water for some fun. The Recyclist and Fox River Kayaking Co, both located in Appleton, have kayak and SUP rentals available. You can opt for a guided tour or rent for the day and head out on your own! Click Here for info.

Hit the Trails
The Fox cities is home to over 100 miles of hiking, biking and walking trails. There's options for any skill level and all abilities. Visit The Recyclist Bicycle Co. for bike rental options. Click Here for a list of area trails. Stop by our visitor center for a full trails map of the area!

Public Swimming Pools & Beaches
Hit the water for some fun the summer sun! Click Here for details

Visit Our Farm Markets
The Fox Cities is fortunate enough to have multiple farm markets throughout our 19 communities. With many of them happening on different days, there's plenty of options to find great local goods and produce. Click on the link to see a full list of markets. Click Here for a full list of area markets.

Play at Our Parks!
Grab the family, pack a picnic and head out to enjoy one of our many beautiful parks!

Posted on August 3, 2017 at 15:21

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