There's no need to travel far from home to fill your weekend plans. WaukeshaNOW.com in conjunction with the Waukesha & Pewaukee Visitors Bureau present these weekly community events and highlighted attractions for you and your family to enjoy.
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Shop Til You Drop
Admission is free with a non-perishable food item. Over 30 vendors will be exhibiting various items including jewelry, candles, handbags, home goods, and much, much more! Don't miss out on this great opportunity to start your holiday shopping. What could be more convenient that visiting all of these vendors at one location! Metropolitan Builders Association’s Office, N16W23321 Stone Ridge Dr. in Waukesha; 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.; 262-470-4925.
Holiday Tree Lighting
Offical downtown Waukesha Tree Lighting, join us for an old fashion hometown tree lighting at the Rotunda. Enjoy free hot chocolate, and carolers!. Historic Downtown Waukesha; 6pm; 262-542-1060; www.downtownwaukesha.com
23rd Annual Yuletide Faire
Medieval-themed fest that's fun for the whole family. Pocket Lady, Pickle Man, Yuletide Theatre, children's craft workshops, more than 25 vendors of handcrafted wares, Secret Santa Shoppe, food and beverages.. Prairie Hill Waldorf School, Pewaukee; 2pm- 9pm;9:30am-5pm; 262-646-7497; www.prairiehillwaldorf.org
Southwest Treasures Show
Waukesha County Expo Center; ; 262-896-8490; www.waukeshacountyexpo.com
Carroll Jazz Ensemble concert
Jazz concert performed by Carroll students.. Shattuck Music Center; 7:30 p.m.; 262-524-7182; www.carrollu.edu
Cub Scout "Celebrate America" Open House
Discover what makes our community and our country special and visit the Memories of World War II exhibit. Activities will work toward Tiger Cub. Just $3 per Scout.. Waukesha County Museum; 1 pm - 4 pm; 262.521.2859; www.waukeshacountymuseum.org
Waukesha Expo Market
Special Admission pricing $4 or $2 with 2 can goods for "Feeding America". Collectibles; Attic Treasures & Furniture; Promotional Cereal Boxes; Old Toys; Gold and Silver Coins; Jewelry; Candles & Soaps and lots more.. Waukesha County Expo Center; ; 262-896-8490; www.waukeshacountyexpo.com
Holiday Open House
Historic Downtown Waukesha; ; 262-542-1060; www.downtownwaukesha.com
48th Annual Waukesha Christmas Parade
The 48th Annual Waukesha Christmas Parade makes its way through historic downtown Waukesha chock full of marching bands and floats. Be sure to watch for the man of the hour himself. Many thanks to the Blood Center of Wisconsin for sponsoring the parade. Historic Downtown Waukesha; 4:00 pm; 262-549-6154; www.DowntownWaukesha.com
Stroll the downtown area and enjot the shops decoration before the Christmas parade. The shops downtown roll out the red carpet treatment with store specials. Enjoy carolers, costumes chrarters, and paictures with Santa. Historic Downtown Waukesha; 11am-4pm; 262-547-1060; www.downtownwaukesha.com
Social Ballroom Dance
Strict tempo ballroom dance music by Ron Kobiske, $12 admission for non-members ($8 for USA Dance Members). Waukesha Elks Lodge; 5pm-9pm; 414-291-5257;
Before the Waukesha Holiday Parade, stop by to make cards for active duty service personnel, enjoy free hot chocolate/popcorn, visit the Memories of World War II exhibit (just $2, 11/21 only!).. Waukesha County Museum; 12 pm - 4 pm; 262.521.2859; www.waukeshacountymuseum.org