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Wisconsin State Fair Family Fun Guide

Aug 04, 2016 ● By Guest Contributor

Looking to save a buck on admission? Want to know what should be on your state fair bucket list? Check out our guide!

American Girl Benefit Sale

Jul 13, 2016 ● By Lissa Carlson

It's a win-win: You have the chance to purchase a doll or accessories from the series while two great Madison organizations benefit from your gain.

Family Guide to "Pokemon Go"

Jul 12, 2016 ● By Seth Langreck

Kids and families throughout Wisconsin are trying to "catch 'em all" with this hot new app!

Peshtigo's "Forgotten Fire"

Jun 16, 2016 ● By Jessica Witkins

Can you guess where America's deadliest and largest fire took place? It actually happened the same night as the one that probably comes to your mind first.

The Stars of Sky & Screen: Wisconsin's Drive-In Movie Theaters

Jun 14, 2016 ● By Jessica Witkins

Let your kids experience a drive-in movie while you still can! Wisconsin is host to nine of these vintage theaters, so enjoy the stars of sky and screen on your next family vacation!

Lions and Tigers and ... a Great Lesson in Circus History

Jun 09, 2016 ● By Jessica Witkins

Looking for a snappy response to "there's nothing to do" this summer? Tell your kids to join the circus! Circus World Museum is home to the greatest show on earth, as well as its Wisconsin history!

Oh My Gosh, the Fun You'll Have in Oshkosh!

Jun 07, 2016 ● By Lissa Carlson

Oshkosh is the place to be for a weekend getaway with kids, especially teen boys. Plan your visit during EAA AirVenture 2016, the world's greatest aviation celebration, July 25-31!

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  • Tour de Marsh

    11/17/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Family Night @ The Open Door Coffeehouse

    11/17/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Celebrate how thankful you are by joining us and making your own Family Time Capsule! Perfect tim...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/18/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Thanksgiving Cards and Crafts

    11/18/2017
    09:30AM — 12:00PM

    Enjoy a morning getting in the festive fall spirit at DreamBank! Bring the whole family and get y...


  • Wisconsin Shipwrecks for Kids!

    11/18/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Wisconsin Historical Society underwater archaeologists will share stories from beneath the waves ...


  • Beaver Dam Area Orchestra

    11/18/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    Gems of the Cinema! Classical music made famous in the movies. Adagio for Strings from Platoon, A...


  • Riders in the Sky

    11/18/2017
    08:00PM

    For more than 30 years Riders In The Sky have been keepers of the flame passed on by the Sons of ...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/19/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/21/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Thanksgiving Themed Mini Masters

    11/21/2017
    10:00AM — 10:45AM

    Children and their caregivers make art together, explore a work of art, and enjoy story time. I...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/22/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Mom's Unite Morning Meet Up

    11/22/2017
    08:30AM — 09:30AM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Economic Update Luncheon

    11/22/2017
    11:30AM — 01:30PM

    You are cordially invited to attend the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce’s annual Economic Update L...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/23/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Mom's Unite Active Play Meet Up

    11/23/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/17/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Family Night @ The Open Door Coffeehouse

    11/17/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Celebrate how thankful you are by joining us and making your own Family Time Capsule! Perfect tim...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/18/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Thanksgiving Cards and Crafts

    11/18/2017
    09:30AM — 12:00PM

    Enjoy a morning getting in the festive fall spirit at DreamBank! Bring the whole family and get y...


  • Wisconsin Shipwrecks for Kids!

    11/18/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Wisconsin Historical Society underwater archaeologists will share stories from beneath the waves ...


  • Beaver Dam Area Orchestra

    11/18/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    Gems of the Cinema! Classical music made famous in the movies. Adagio for Strings from Platoon, A...


  • Riders in the Sky

    11/18/2017
    08:00PM

    For more than 30 years Riders In The Sky have been keepers of the flame passed on by the Sons of ...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/19/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/20/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • The holidays are coming and you're not looking forward to them. You've lost someone special and t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/21/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Thanksgiving Themed Mini Masters

    11/21/2017
    10:00AM — 10:45AM

    Children and their caregivers make art together, explore a work of art, and enjoy story time. I...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/22/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Mom's Unite Morning Meet Up

    11/22/2017
    08:30AM — 09:30AM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Economic Update Luncheon

    11/22/2017
    11:30AM — 01:30PM

    You are cordially invited to attend the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce’s annual Economic Update L...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/23/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Mom's Unite Active Play Meet Up

    11/23/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/24/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Holiday Crafting

    11/24/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Pictures with Santa

    11/24/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • Live Music at The Open Door Coffeehouse

    11/24/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Lizzy puts on an amazing show and you won't want to miss it! Stop in for a rest after your Tur...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/25/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Holiday Crafting

    11/25/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Pictures with Santa

    11/25/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/26/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/27/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/28/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • WINTER BREAK DREAMS RETREAT: Holiday Read-In

    11/28/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    Come spend a cozy morning at DreamBank! Stay in your PJs, pack a blanket and a pillow along with ...


  • Mom's Unite Evening Meet Up

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/29/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • BDCH Robotic Surgery open house

    11/29/2017
    04:00PM — 07:00PM

    Robotic Surgery Open House 4:00 PM Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 707 S. University Ave., Beave...


  • Tour de Marsh

    11/30/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Morning Play Date

    11/30/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Spend a morning meeting new friends at DreamBank! While the kids enjoy interactive story time and...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/01/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Crochet Basics

    12/01/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet? This is your chance to learn basic techniques of ...


  • It's a Wonderful Life

    12/01/2017
    07:30PM — 09:00PM

    This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. ...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/02/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Christmas in the Air

    12/02/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Join us for a day full of holiday cheer as you travel throughout the EAA Aviation Museum winter w...


  • Saturday Science at Discovery: Life with Robots

    12/02/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Learn about robot programming and construction during this free event held on the first Saturday ...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Holiday Crafting

    12/02/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Pictures with Santa

    12/02/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • Youth Tennis Lessons

    12/02/2017
    10:30AM — 01:00PM

    Who: Boys and Girls Ages 4-13 Dates: Saturdays Dec.2,9,16,& 23 Times: Ages 4-7 10:30-11:10 a.m...


  • Story Saturday

    12/02/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    The first Saturday of each month is Story Saturday at the Wisconsin Historical Museum! The FREE p...


  • The downtown merchants will decorate their windows to the theme "Light Up the Holidays." Windows...


  • Midwest Cream Cheese Competition

    12/02/2017
    01:00PM — 05:00PM

    Philadelphia Brand Cream Cheese processing plants in the nation. Our dairy pride takes center...


  • Chili Supper and Open House

    12/02/2017
    04:30PM — 08:30PM

    Join us in all the holiday festivities as we open our warm and cozy space to all. We will be serv...


  • 2017 Beaver Dam Holiday Parade

    12/02/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    "Light Up the Holidays" is the theme for the 26th annual Beaver Dam Holiday Parade. Come join yo...


  • 2017 Beaver Dam Holiday Parade

    12/02/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    "Light Up the Holidays" is the theme for the 26th annual Beaver Dam Holiday Parade. Come join yo...


  • 2017 Beaver Dam Holiday Parade Afterparty

    12/02/2017
    06:45PM — 07:30PM

    Join the fun at the Afterparty immediately after the Beaver Dam Holiday parade at The Watermark a...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/03/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Deck the walls with art! Create drawings, prints, and paintings inspired by master artists in the...


  • Celebrate the beauty of the season with accessories to match! Get your creative juices flowing wi...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/04/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • 28th Annual Tree of Lights

    12/04/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Monday, December 4, 2017 7pm - BDCH Café Sponsored by: Partners of Beaver Dam Community Hospita...


  • 28th Annual Tree of Lights

    12/04/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    28th Annual Tree of Lights 7:00 PM Monday, December 4th, 2017 707 S. University Ave., Beaver Da...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/05/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Experience a Scandinavian Yuletide through the magnificent voices heard from the combined women’s...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/06/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Senior Movie Matinee

    12/06/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Introducing something new for our WISER friends (60 yrs +)! Every 1st Wednesday of every month, w...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/07/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Books & Beer with Author Amanda Zieba

    12/07/2017
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

    Join us as we talk with author Amanda Zieba about her sweet story "Champion Chocolatier" and her ...


  • BDACT'S TALK, COMEDY and VARIETY SHOW hosted by JUDY HEIN.  SHOW DATES: December 7, 8 & 9 at 7:3...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/08/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • BDACT'S TALK, COMEDY and VARIETY SHOW hosted by JUDY HEIN.  SHOW DATES: December 7, 8 & 9 at 7:3...


  • It's a Wonderful Life

    12/08/2017
    07:30PM — 09:00PM

    This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. ...



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