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Archive: Family-Friendly

2017-18 Wisconsin Herd Season Schedule

November 03, 2017

Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

The 50-game, 2017-18 Wisconsin Herd season schedule includes 24 home games, 24 road contests. Two neutral site games will be played in Mississauga, Ontario, as part of the annual NBA G League Showcase in January. VIEW THE 2017-18 WISCONSIN HERD REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE HERE! Highlights of the 2017-18 Wisconsin Herd season schedule include: All Herd home […]

Teach Your Kids to Fish in Oshkosh

September 08, 2017

Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

Given that 21st-century children are constantly surrounded by different types of electronic entertainment, it is important to make some time to introduce them to a few outdoor hobbies, like fishing. Most kids love to learn how to fish, and it is a great way to spend an afternoon with your family. Nestled between Lake Winnebago […]

Find February Fun in Oshkosh

February 01, 2016

Art, Attractions, Blog, Education & Workshops, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Fundraisers, History & Heritage, Music, Performing Arts, Shopping, Sports & Recreation

It’s February, and that means another month of cold, snowy weather, but don’t let that get you down. You may be surprised to find out that February is one of the busiest months of the year in Oshkosh! Whether indoors or outdoors, there are plenty of events and activities to keep you busy during the month. The […]

A Glimpse of Oshkosh: 2016 Events

December 31, 2015

Attractions, Blog, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Music

Happy New Year! As we journey into 2016, which is going to be the best year ever by the way, here is a glimpse of a few exciting events happening in Oshkosh this year: WINTER (Jan.-Feb.) January Home & Outdoor Living Expo, 22-24; Sunnyview Expo Center Taste of Oshkosh; 31; Sunnyview Expo Center February EAA Ski Plane […]

Oshkosh Farmers Market

Finding a fall bonanza at the farmers market

August 28, 2015

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Food, Shopping

Don’t worry about the end of summer—the Oshkosh Saturday Farmers Market is just hitting its stride as the calendar turns to fall. Head to downtown Oshkosh in September and October to find the best fall produce, including apples, gourds, tomatoes, winter squash and much more. Plus, you’ll still find great baked goods, jams, jellies and […]

Wiouwash Trail - Photo taken by Ray Pan

Discover Oshkosh Trails

April 07, 2015

Enewsletter, Family-Friendly, News, Science & Nature

Oshkosh is a city of beautiful trails. In and around Wisconsin’s Event City you can find trails that offer miles of recreation and fun. The 41-mile Wiouwash State Trail runs north and west from Oshkosh, tracing the path of a historic railroad bed. The trail is in two sections and crosses Winnebago, Outagamie, Waupaca and […]

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Spring Shopping in Oshkosh

March 10, 2015

Enewsletter, Family-Friendly, News, Shopping

Yes, that beautiful time of year has finally arrived – shopping for apparel doesn’t have to involve shopping for wool or down. The latest spring fashions are in. Oshkosh is well-known as a shopping destination. Many people start their shopping trip at the Outlet Shoppes at Oshkosh. This popular mall features 40 different brand-name retailers, […]

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St. Patrick’s Day

March 10, 2015

Enewsletter, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Food, News, Performing Arts

Are you Irish? On March 14, everybody is Irish in Oshkosh! Put on some green, come downtown and join the fun. The family-friendly party will start at 2 p.m. in a giant, heated tent located on the 500 block of North Main Street. Enjoy live Irish music, Irish dancers, Irish food, Guinness beer and displays […]

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Beautiful Winter Walks

February 24, 2015

Art, Education & Workshops, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, History & Heritage, News, Science & Nature, Sports & Recreation

Oshkosh is a city that’s great for walkers year-round. This activity is perfect for nature lovers. Surrounding wildlife areas provide excellent habitat and ensure that there are always lots of beautiful birds to see in and around Oshkosh. During the winter, wild spaces are absent of foliage and it’s a particularly good time to view […]

Night Whispers

Ghost Stories

September 17, 2014

Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, News

Night Whispers Get up close and personal with Oshkosh’s ghostly past in this new, after-hours exhibit at the Oshkosh Public Museum, held every Saturday in October. Learn about some of the many ghosts believed to haunt Oshkosh, including a tall, cloaked phantom, the victim of a tragic fire and many more. Tours are offered twice […]