Visiting Raptors & Owl Prowl
Thurs., Dec. 11th, 6:15-8:45pm in Grant Park: Enjoy an unusual evening with some winged ambassadors from the Schlitz Audubon Center. Meet at the Grant Park Clubhouse at 6:15pm
Owl Prowl for Adults
Fri., Dec. 12th, 7-9pm at Wehr Nature Center: Join a Naturalist to discover the habits and amazing adaptations of our common Owl neighbors. After an indoor introduction, we will explore the woodlands and fields of Wehr in search of the Eastern Screech Owl and Great Horned Owl. Come dressed weather appropriate; we will be outside for about an hour.
Yvonne Ware Breakfast with Santa
Sat., Dec. 13th, 9:30am-12:00pm at Kosciuszko Community Center: Feast at this family breakfast with Santa. Also enjoy music, crafts and activities for children and photos with Santa. Admission Ticket Required for EVERYONE!
Milwaukee County Winter Farmers' Market
Sat., Dec. 13th, 9am-1pm at the Mitchell Park Domes: Select from a variety of fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy, bakery, poultry and meats. http://www.mcwfm.org/
Cocoa with the Clauses
Sat., Dec. 13th, 11am-2pm in Cathedral Square: The North Pole’s most recognizable residents, Santa and Mrs. Claus, will be visiting! Santa and Mrs. Claus will hear wish lists, while moms and dads can snap a free keepsake photo. Just remember to bring your camera! Elves and other holiday characters will also be there. Other free treats include hot cocoa and cookies compliments of Associated Bank, plus games and face painting!
Sat., Dec. 13th at the Mitchell Park Domes:
- 2:00-3:00 PM Milwaukee Metropolitan Community Concert Band
Sun., Dec. 14th at the Mitchell Park Domes:
- 11:00-12:00 PM Our Lady of Guadalupe Performance (Holiday Music)
- 2:00-2:30 PM Kids Korps (Dancing to Holiday Songs)
- 3:00-4:00 PM David Drake "Let There Be Light!" (Folk Music)
Owl Prowl for Families
Sat., Dec. 13th, 6:30-8:30pm a Wehr Nature Center: Join a Naturalist to discover the habits and amazing adaptations of our common Owl neighbors. After an indoor introduction, we will explore the woodlands and fields of Wehr in search of the Eastern Screech Owl and Great Horned Owl. Come dressed weather appropriate; we will be outside for about an hour. Recommended for people ages 6 and up.
Green & Gold Tailgate 'n Skate with Santa
Sun., Dec. 14th, 11:30am-3:30pm at Hales Corners Park: Holiday celebration at the Hales Corners Pool House. Bring your family for photos with Santa and stay to watch the game!! (Ice skating on the rink if the weather permits!)
Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park
Open Daily (weather permitting) in Red Arrow Park!
Mele Kalikimaka - Holiday Floral Show
Open daily through January 4, 2015 at the Mitchell Park Domes: From the land where palm trees sway... "Mele Kalikimaka" is the Hawaiian phonetic translation of Merry Christmas! Come enjoy the trees, lights and music! http://county.milwaukee.gov/MitchellParkConserva10116.htm
Holiday Performances at The Domes
December 20: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM VISIT FROM SANTA
1:00-2:00 PM Eric Look (Key Board and Vocals Holiday Music)December 21: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Mr. Jim Mooney (Pianist)2:00-3:00 PM Tuba Christmas Concert
Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival
Lights daily through December 28, 2014: Sugar & Spice and Everything Lights! This six-week festival will spread holiday spirit with animated light displays in Cathedral Square, Pere Marquette Park and Zeidler Union Square, and hundreds of events.
Now through Dec. 23, 2014 at the Currie Golf Course Pro Shop (3535 N. Mayfair Rd., Wauwatosa, (414) 453-7030): Shop merchandise consolidated from our 5 Pro Shops at the Currie Holiday Sale. Save 25-75% on shirts, drivers, irons, putters, golf bags, hats, accessories and more! Brand names include Taylor Made, Titleist, Callaway, Antigua and more! http://milwaukeecountygolfcourses.com/currie_sale/
*Gift Cards also available at Southridge Mall Kiosk, 5200 S. 76 St., Greenfield near the food court from Nov. 24-Dec. 28, 2014 during normal mall hours: http://www.simon.com/mall/southridge-mall/about
Snowflake Sale at Wehr Nature Center
Skip the mall and shop at the Friends of Wehr Nature Store's Snowflake Sale. Pick a snowflake and get 10%, 15% or 20% Off through Dec. 30th.
2015 Dog Exercise Area Permits on sale!!
Get your 2015 Dog Exercise Areas annual admission permits now. Buy a 2015 permit and get the rest of 2014 free! http://county.milwaukee.gov/Dogs9203/DogExerciseAreas.htm
Zilli's Sunday Brunch
Served Sundays from 10am-2pm at Boerner Botanical Gardens by Zilli Hospitality Group. The brunch includes an egg dish with sausage and bacon (served family style) and food stations with meats, salads, and desserts. Brunch is served with sparkling wine, mimosas or coffee, tea, juice or soda.
GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT PARK EVENTS:
PARKS EVENT CALENDAR: http://county.milwaukee.gov/ParksCalendar