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Ways to Celebrate Independence Day While Staying Socially Distant

Fourth of July Celebration Ideas During COVID-19 Outbreak in Green Bay, WI

There is no denying that the Coronavirus still poses a threat to Wisconsinites and the rest of the world—cases are on the rise and the summer weather has many people out and about. As the Fourth of July approaches, many are making plans for celebrating our nation’s independence with friends and family. If you are looking for a few ways to remain socially distant while celebrating Independence Day, check out a few ideas below!

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Best Christmas light displays near Green Bay, WI 2019

In addition to Christmas trees, perhaps one of the most iconic holiday decorations you see this time of year are colorful lights. You can find vibrant holiday light displays across the Green Bay, WI area this time of year. Whether you’re looking for stunning displays that are set to music or static displays that you can drive through with your vehicle, you’re sure to find it all during the 2019 holiday season near Green Bay. Here are some of the many displays happening this year. Best of all, most are free! Which displays are your favorites?

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Holiday markets, special events highlight December in Green Bay

Green Bay, WI Christmas events 2019

The holiday season is upon us! ‘Tis the season for beautiful decorations, delicious drinks, colorful Christmas trees, family events and lots of snow on the ground. While this time of the year can be very stressful, there are a variety of ways to kick back and relax with friends and family. Whether you’re looking to shop at a holiday market or attend a cookie and beer pairing event, you’re sure to find it right here in the Green Bay, WI area. This time of year you can find many free events that are perfect for the entire family. Without further ado, here are some of the many holiday events happening in the area this winter 2019. Read the rest of this entry >>

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5 fun day trips ideas to kick-start autumn in Green Bay

Wisconsin fall day trips from Green Bay 2019

Fall in Wisconsin is a wonderful time. The weather is beautiful, the trees are colorful and the temperatures are cool and crisp. Best of all, there are a variety of fun things to do in the area. Whether you’re looking for a fun fall adventure or just want to kick-back and relax, you’ll find a variety of ways to do all this and more right here in the Green Bay area. That said, here are some fun Wisconsin fall day trip ideas. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Things to do in fall near Green Bay, WI 2019

School is back is session and the first official day of fall is right around the corner. With that changing of seasons brings many wonderful things, including a new football season, colorful leaves, hot drinks, pumpkins and cool fall weather. There is so much to enjoy during fall in Wisconsin! The Green Bay, WI area has a variety of fun things to do to kick-start the new season in style. Here’s what is coming up this fall 2019. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Fireworks, special events highlight 4th of July near Green Bay

4th of July events near Green Bay, WI 2019

There are so many fun events happening this 4th of July in the Green Bay area. The celebration of our nation’s independence falls on a Thursday this year, but that doesn’t have the stifle the fun. There so many great ways to enjoy the beautiful weather this holiday, including the farmers market, fireworks, parades, live music and much more. Read the rest of this entry >>

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9 of the best diners, drive-ins and dives to try this summer near Green Bay

Diners, drive-ins and dives near Green Bay, WI 2019 

Summer is on its way! In fact, the first day of summer is June 21. School is out and that means it’s the perfect time of the year for weekend road trips! No matter where your adventures take you this summer, you’re sure to want to try out some new restaurants. Whether you’re looking for a juicy burger or a tasty milkshake, the Green Bay, WI area has a wide variety of restaurant options to choose from. That said, here are some of the best local diners, drive-ins and dives to check out this summer 2019. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Where to find the best summer farmers markets in the Green Bay area

2019 Farmers markets near Green Bay, WI

Spring showers are starting to turn into summer flowers and that means that the farmers market season has arrived! There is nothing quite like strolling through downtown Green Bay on a sunny day at the farmers market. During your walk, you’re sure to hear beautiful live music, smell delicious food cooking and see all the beautiful fresh produce from local farmers. The farmers market really has something for all the five senses! Best of all, there are a variety of markets in the Green Bay, WI area to choose from. Here’s where to shop this 2019 season! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Things to do Memorial Day weekend 2019 in the Green Bay area

Memorial Day marks an important occasion to reflect, remember and honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country. It’s also a day where we are invited to appreciate friends and family in a deeper way. This special day brings the community together and there are a variety of events coming up in the Green Bay area that do just that. From parades to flag ceremonies, there are many ways to observe this important day. Here are just a few of the many coming up this 2019 Memorial Day weekend.   Read the rest of this entry >>