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Restaurant Review: Bonefish Grill in Madison

Dec 07, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

Open not even a month, the Bonefish Grill restaurant in Madison, Wisconsin—one of over 200 Bonefish Grill locations across the U.S. and the second in the state of Wisconsin—has hosted a steady stream

Holiday Bling: How to Make a Hard Candy Plate

Dec 04, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

Holiday party season is in full swing and in Wisconsin it's time to pair cheese with some extra cheer.Hosting a "Fancy Food/Ugly Sweater" even at our house later this week, I decided to get into the s

High on the Food Chain: Sustainability in Stevens Point

Nov 12, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

Sustainability is more than a kitschy trend.

Day Date in The Dells: Port Huron Brewing Company

Aug 13, 2014 ● By Abbie Chaffee

As busy parents, sometimes it’s nice (and necessary) to take a break from the daily grind of life with kids in order to reconnect with your co-parenting partner.My husband and I are both craft beer en

Family Dining in the Wisconsin Dells

Jul 20, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

Eating our way through the Wisconsin Dells one visit as a time, we've found several venues that get a Wisconsin Parent two-thumbs up for having good food and catering to families. In no particular ord

Summer Road Trip With Kids (tips and tricks)

Jun 26, 2014 ● By Abbie Chaffee

*Carbonated beverages, apples, and peppermint are all great at keeping you alert. Pack them in a special area just for you or your driver.EntertainmentBeing in a car for a full day (or longer) is real

Road Trip Snacks For Kids

May 29, 2014 ● By Abbie Chaffee

In 2 short days we will be embarking on a 1300 mile journey from WI-PA-NY-NH (and back again) with a toddler, infant, and dog all crammed into a micro-van. I’m crazy, I know.Our survival over the 3 da

Monumental Square Art Festival, Racine Wisconsin (May 31-June 1)

May 09, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

The Monument Square Art Festival (MSAF) in Racine, Wisconsin brings the works of 80 artists from throughout the country to Sixth and Main streets in Downtown Racine on Saturday and Sunday, May 31 and

Morel Mushroom Season

Apr 29, 2014 ● By Brooke McGee

Like the family vacation or a holiday, some things happen only once a year—and for Wisconsin morel mushroom hunters, it’s just about that time of year again! But unlike a holiday on the calendar, this

Summer Festivals In Madison, Wisconsin

Apr 02, 2014 ● By Guest Contributor

With the summer sun high in the sky, families around the Madison area seek fun, outdoor activities. Festivals are a great way to try something new and to mingle with the community. Many local festival
  • 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: 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...


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • 15th Annual Festival of Trees

    11/25/2017
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Get ready for the holidays with an evening fulled with music, great food and the opportunity to b...


  • 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

    11/23/2017
    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...


  • 15th Annual Festival of Trees

    11/25/2017
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Get ready for the holidays with an evening fulled with music, great food and the opportunity to b...


  • 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...


  • Holiday Cooking Demonstration

    12/02/2017
    03:00PM — 05:00PM

    Are you looking for holiday recipes that won’t hurt your good habits you’ve worked so hard to est...


  • 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...


  • Festival of Lessons and Carols

    12/03/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    The public is invited to join the staff and students of Wayland Academy for the 53rd Festival of ...


  • 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...


  • Art on the Town Paint Night Event

    12/07/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Join Art on the Town Wisconsin in this holiday paint party fundraiser at Chapel of the Archangels...


  • 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. ...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/09/2017
    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

    12/09/2017
    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

    12/09/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

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


  • Studio Saturday with Santa

    12/09/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    Santa Claus is coming to MOWA! Join us for a festive day of cookie decorating and art making, and...


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


  • Tickets available at the Waupun City Hall, Waupun AmericInn, and ticketstaronline.com


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/10/2017
    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 at Marsh Haven

    12/10/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Christmas at Marsh Haven & Holiday Nature Craft Show. 10 am to 3 pm. Spend some family time and e...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/11/2017
    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

    12/12/2017
    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...


  • Coffee and Music

    12/12/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    Join us for a musical spin on our monthly Coffee Talk and get into the holiday groove! Local pian...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/13/2017
    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

    12/14/2017
    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

    12/14/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

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



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