Get in one last festive weekend before Christmas.
Stop by The Backyard this Friday, December 21, for a night of drinks and games — pool, darts and golden tee will be free all night, and other games will be available as well.
Gather around the Festivus Pole at Great Lakes Distillery this Sunday, December 23, for the airing of grievances, feats of strength, Festivus-themed food and gag gifts.
Break out your ugly Christmas sweaters and get ready to sing this Friday, December 21, at Werd Bar. Too nervous to sing? Drink specials are available all night to help give you the liquid confidence you need.
This Thursday, December 20, Burnhearts Creepy Santa returns, and the first 100 people who sit on his lap will get a present. All money raised at the bar will benefit Voces de la Frontera.
Sample over 100 wines at Black Swan MKE this Thursday, December 20, sponsored by the Corvina Wine Company. Be sure to taste as many of the hand-selected wines as possible.
Feeling punny? Show off your skills this Friday, December 21, at Shank Hall in a slam-style pun contest.
Escape your winter blues this Friday, December 21, with some upbeat ukulele tunes from Lil’ Rev and the Ukulele Sunshine Band at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn.
Learn the waltz from a professional dance instructor this Friday, December 21. After the lesson, show off your skills, switch partners and dance the night away at Delaware House.
This Thursday, December 20, the Pasta Tree Restaurant and Wine Bar will be hosting mediums Emily Hall, Skully Sati, Renee Luna Bebeau and Jen Cintron. Emily can give you a reading in poem form, Skully can give you guidance, Renee can give you beautiful henna and Jen can give you a reading that balances the arts and sciences.
The Burnham-Roger Playfield is hosting a free ice-skating day this Saturday, December 22, with holiday music, hot cocoa and skates available to borrow for kids and adults.
Start burning off the pounds you know you’ll be gaining this holiday season and meet at Gus Amann’s Bar this Saturday, December 22, for a run (or walk) through Candy Cane Lane.
Nothing gets you into the holiday spirit quite like a Christmas feast, carolers and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Bartolotta Catering at The Grain Exchange offers all of those, and you can experience this Victorian-style Christmas from December 19-22.
Build and decorate your own gingerbread house, then binge on pancakes and hot chocolate this Saturday, December 22, at Hotel Madrid.
Don’t let the name or location fool you: kids are welcome (and free!) to join in the coloring fun this Saturday, December 22, at Art Bar.
The holidays are all about giving back, so have your kids join Project Hope Youth Program this Saturday, December 22, to help make hygiene bags and wrap gifts for families in need.