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8 ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019 in the Green Bay area

St. Patrick’s Day events 2019 near Green Bay, WI

After this bitterly cold winter it seemed like spring would never come, but rest assured that warmer days are on the horizon. St. Patrick’s Day is coming up fast and there are a variety of ways to celebrate, even if you’re not Irish! Best of all, there are many St. Patrick’s Day events on the calendar, including parades, 5Ks and much more. Here are some of the many ways you can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019 near Green Bay, WI! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Events offer great ways to enjoy winter in Wisconsin

Candlelight hikes near Green Bay 2019

The holiday season has ended, but for us Wisconsinites, that means that winter is far from over. Fortunately, there are many ways to enjoy the winter weather in Wisconsin. Whether you participate in winter sports, such as skiing and snowboarding or enjoy sledding with family and friends, our beautiful state offers a variety of fun ways to enjoy the snow. One of our favorites? A candlelight hike! Whether you tackle it with snowshoes or just with your winter boots, an illuminated walk through any of Wisconsin’s state parks is a real treat. The good news is there are a variety of hikes near Green Bay on the calendar for 2019.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve near Green Bay, WI

The year is flying by and it’s almost time to ring in a new one! How will you celebrate the start of 2019? There are a variety of fun events happening in the area to choose from the area. Whether you’re looking for a fancy dress party or just something you can do with the kids, you’ll find it on our list here. Best of all, there are many free events included in addition to some more expensive events for those who are looking for the ultimate New Year’s Eve experience. How will you celebrate the start of 2019? You have a lot of great options here!  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Holiday events 2018 near Green Bay, WI

Christmas events 2018 in the Green Bay area

The snow has fallen and Christmas is right around the corner! It is truly a wonderful time of year. If you are looking for some fun ways to spend time with friends and family this holiday season then you are in for a treat! The Green Bay area has a variety of special events happening this month, including music performances, light displays and activities for kids. Whether you’re looking for a meet-and-greet with Santa or a night out on the town with friends, you’re sure to find the perfect event in Green Bay. Here’s what is happening this month. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Here’s where to find the perfect tree this year

Christmas tree farms near Green Bay, WI

The year is flying by and Christmas is right around the corner! Do you have your Christmas tree picked out yet? Have no fear! There are a variety of wonderful businesses in the Green Bay, WI area to get the perfect tree, whether you want to cut your own or choose a pre-cut one. Here’s where to go for a fresh Christmas tree. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Best places to see fall foliage 2018 in Wisconsin

Fall brings many wonderful things, including beautiful fall foliage, cooler weather and the perfect excuse to visit a nearby apple orchard or pumpkin patch. And for the little ones, fall brings the promise of candy and trick-or-treating. Overall, our state has a wide variety of events and seasonal activities happening in autumn. With so many fun things to enjoy, there are so many reasons to spend as much time outside as possible. How about a walk or hike through the woods to enjoy the incredible fall colors? Here are some of the best places near Green Bay, Wisconsin to take in all of autumn’s beauty in 2018.

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5 hunting season essentials for your truck

How to get your truck ready for the Wisconsin hunting season

Autumn is here and that means that the hunting season is upon us. Now is the time of year for big game, epic hunting adventures and plenty of time spent in the great outdoors. But a little preparation is necessary before you even head out. In addition to getting your hunting gear in order, it’s also a good idea to equip your truck with some essentials. Here’s how to get your vehicle ready for the Wisconsin hunting season and set yourself up for success. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Best pumpkin patches near Green Bay, WI 2018

‘Tis the season of pumpkin spice. From lattes to candles, autumn brings out the pumpkin in everything. But for those who would prefer the real deal, autumn means pumpkin picking and decorating. It’s also the season for pumpkin pies, rolls and a variety of other delicious desserts. Best of all, pumpkins are inexpensive and make for a fun, easy fall craft. If you’re looking for the perfect pumpkin this year, rest assured that there are many patches in the area to find one. Here’s where to find that ideal pumpkin near Green Bay in 2018.

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Bushels of apples

Where to go apple picking near Green Bay 2018

Ah, autumn. This time of year brings beautiful landscapes, crisp air and delicious seasonal desserts. From pie to cider, apples and pumpkins are the fruits of the season. Best of all, the Green Bay area has many orchards and family farms where you can pick your favorites. Whether you’re all about Red Delicious or Pink Lady apples, there is a variety at these local orchards for you. Here’s where to go apple picking this season.

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Here’s where to watch the newest movies under the stars this summer

Best drive-in movie theaters near Green Bay, WI

Summer reminds us of many wonderful things, including trips for ice cream, road trips and weekend adventures. But perhaps one of the best parts of summer is enjoying a beautiful night under the stars. One great way to do that is with a trip to an outdoor movie theater. In this day and age, drive-in theaters are a dying breed. In fact, there are only 8 left in Wisconsin, a state that at one time had over 70 drive-in theaters. The good news is you can still enjoy the beauty of an outdoor movie experience in 2018. Here’s where to find a drive-in theater near Green Bay, WI. Read the rest of this entry >>