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Thurs, Sept 1 - Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month

Thurs, Sept 1 - Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month $20.00 ​Pinterest Night at Loft 24! First Thursday Of Each Month 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1, 1/5, 2/2, 3/2, 4/6,...

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Sun - Aug 21: Vendor Event to Support Guardians of the Children - Charity Event open to the Public

Sun - Aug 21: Vendor Event at Loft 24 in Oconomowoc to Support Guardians of the Children - Charity Event open to the Public $0.00 August 21, 2016 11am-3pm ​BROWSE! SUPPORT! PURCHASE! GET INVOLVED! STAND...

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MILWAUKEE (July 28, 2016) —La Casa de Esperanza is hosting the Interfaith Older Adult Program’s Lifetime Art Competition, a traveling exhibition and will have a special “The Artist Behind the...

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Build a Lego City!

Explore architecture, design, and planning with LEGOS! Local architect John Peine and Lego expert Sylvia Peine will be at the Wauwatosa Public Library with thousands of LEGOs on Thursday,...

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Anansi Puppet Story and Craft

See how Anansi the Spider tries to fool the other animals in a puppet show and craft program about the book Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, on Thursday, August 4...

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Dublin the Fun Partner Promotions Make Milwaukee Irish Fest Even More Affordable

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (July 27, 2016) – Milwaukee Irish Fest now offers even more “Dublin the Fun” partner promotions for the 2016 festival. The advanced ticket packages, available online, include both...

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Fill the Bus to be held August 6

BackPack Coalition to hold Fill The Bus August 6 (July 26, 2016) – Waukesha, WI – Fill the Bus will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 9 a.m. to 2...

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McKinley Lodge hosts "World Famous Fish Fry"

On Friday September 30th McKinley Masonic Lodge will host its fall Fish Fry. Join us from 5 to 7pm for dinner including: AYCE Fried Cod German Potato Salad French Fries Marble Rye Bread Coleslaw Desert...

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Wii Olympics for Adults at Brookfield Public Library

Are you excited for the upcoming Summer Olympics? Get ready for the games of the XXXI Olympiad by playing some of the favorite sports and games on Wii Sports Resort...

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Civic Band Plays Free Concert Sunday

The City of Waukesha Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department (WPRF) announces the Waukesha Civic Band will play a free concert at the Les Paul Performance Center in Cutler Park, 321...

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USO Motorcycle Ride

Are you ready for the USO Motorcycle Ride sponsored by Breakthru Beverage, Milwaukee Harley Davidson, and Jack Daniel's on August 27th?? Join us for the 2nd Annual Motorcycle Ride to raise...

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KIDS From Wisconsin to Rock New Berlin West Aug. 19

Rotary Club of New Berlin is proud to host an evening of song, dance and music from KIDS From Wisconsin. The KIDS bring their high-energy show, "Sing!,” to the Performing Arts...

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Free Cyber-Seniors Documentary Screening

The Brookfield Public Library Presents Cyber-Seniors to Encourage Young Adults and Seniors to Connect Through Technology Free Film Screening Brookfield, WI (July 19, 2016) – The Brookfield Public Library joins Cyber-Seniors in its...

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Support Your Immune System With Essential Oils

With fall and winter come outbreaks of colds and other illnesses. Begin supporting your immune system now. Combine your choice of essential oils for immune system support at the Brookfield Public...

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Richfield Art at the Mill

This Art and Fine Craft Fair is held in a beautiful outdoor setting (mosquito controlled) at the Richfield Historical Park. Over 70 talented artists will be exhibiting their work for...

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The Flying Electrons Airfest 2016

The Flying Electrons, in cooperation with Menomonee Falls Scout Troop 110, will have their Annual Airfest this coming August 27th,from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the Flying Electrons RC...

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Pewaukee Library to Host Jessie Garcia Author Event

Jessie Garcia will discuss her new book Going for Wisconsin Gold: Stories of Our State Olympians at the Pewaukee Public Library. The event will take place on Thursday, August...

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Navajo Rug Auction to be Held at the Wisconsin Center

The Handweavers Guild of America and R.B. Burnham & Company Native Auctions will hold a Navajo rug auction at the Wisconsin Center, 400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, on Friday, August...

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Cosmic Driving Range Fundraiser for Bi-County Special Olympics

Silver Spring Golf Club is host to the Cosmic Driving Range to benefit Bi-County Special Olympics. Join us for this two night event on Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August...

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Trinity UCC Call for Crafters

Crafters Wanted for Trinity UCC Craft Fair Brookfield, WI (July 13, 2016) Trinity UCC is seeking crafters to participate in “A Fair For All Seasons” craft fair on Saturday, October 8,...

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Community Watch

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Menomonee Falls baseball virtuoso Ty Weber and Big Ten Media Day Updated:  7/29

» Plans for new Mad Rooster Cafe net final approval from Waukesha Plan Commission Updated:  7/29

» Unfavorable weather crimps attendance at Waukesha County Fair 7/28

» Judge: Prison for Waukesha man who led police on naked, drug-fueled pursuit Updated:  7/28

» Waukesha man accused of spitting on, trying to bite police officers Updated:  7/28

» Ex-Kmart site in Waukesha to grow with new freestanding retail building 7/28

» Court of Appeals: Slender Man stabbing defendants stay in adult court Updated:  7/27

» Power outage temporarily closes Waukesha County Courthouse, administrative buildings 7/27

» Assembly District 83 candidates agree on taxes, differ on opiate issue 7/26

» Waukesha planning staff mulling another downtown apartment project Updated:  7/26

» GOP vice presidential candidate Mike Pence to hold rally at Waukesha County Expo Center 7/26

» Waukesha panel OKs La Casa de Esperanza's charter school expansion 7/25

» New Latin American restaurant Arepanitas opens near downtown Waukesha Updated:  7/25

» Complaint: Waukesha woman, drunk, grabbed gun following phone dispute Updated:  7/25

» Waukesha police report: July 28, 2016 issue 7/25

» Crest owner brings Irish flavor to new venture in downtown Waukesha Updated:  7/25

» 2016 Waukesha County Fair coverage 7/22

» Video: Animal races, 4-H and a geese champion at the Waukesha County Fair 7/22

» Unpaid fees could keep Waukesha students from graduation ceremonies 7/22

» Waukesha South open art studio gives students opportunity to create 7/22

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Resources available to Waukesha County residents during extreme heat 7/21

» Stay cool at Hebron House and Jeremy Safe Haven 7/21

» Waukesha Salvation Army offering cool place to stay in light of impending heat wave 7/20

» Woman killed in Waukesha County crash is identified Updated:  7/20

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Waukesha County Fair


The 2016 Waukesha County Fair saw rain, scorching temps and tropical humidity throughout its five-day run. Check out our stories, photos and video from the fair, including coverage of the new pig, duck and goat races, the 50th annual Fairest of the Fair contest, as well as a ranking of the top food items.

Best Summer Ever


We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.