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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Market on the Hill
Weekly Event providing opportunities for farmers and artisans to sell their offerings directly to consumers while providing consumers opportunities to buy locally grown and made products.- WCTC 800 Main Street, building Q, 262-695-9735, www.marketonthehill.com
Halloween Dinner Theater: Frankenstein
Begin the evening with a themed meal in the historic and fully decked out Clausing Barn, followed by an engaging play that will have you on the edge of your seat.- Old World Wisconsin, Eagle, 262-594-6300, oldworldwisconsin.org
Just Between Friends Childrens Resale
Forum, Waukesha County Expo, 262-896-8490, www.waukeshacountyexpo.com
“Book Passages: A Visual Journey” by William Zuback
Archival ink jet photographs by professional photographer. Reception Oct. 18, 5-7 p.m.- Main Hall, Carroll University, 262-524-7195, www.carrollu.edu
Minooka Park, 262-548-7801, http://www.waukeshacountyparks.com/
Night at the Museum: The Great Movie Heist
Lights, Camera, Action! When the sun goes down, the exhibits come to life in the Waukesha County Museum! After a dastardly villain ruins the new Aitken brother's film, you must help complete the 1920s motion picture masterpiece.- Waukesha County Museum, 262-521-2859, waukeshacountymuseum.com
Student Production – “The Shape of Things” by Neil LaBute
Student-directed production that centers on the lives of four young college students who become emotionally and romantically involved with each other.- Otteson Theatre, Carroll University, 262-524-7302, www.carrollu.edu
What's So Funny?
Professional dance company DanceWorks and professional sketch comedy troupe THE SHOW team up to look for big laughs in the little things in life. Dancing around the issue has never been so much fun!- Waukesha Civic Theatre, 262-547-0708, http://waukeshacivictheatre.org/56thSeason/WhatsSoFunny.html
Wisconsin Fear Grounds
Rated #1 in Wisconsin, expect the unexpected at the highly decorated, elaborate haunted house, labyrinth of torment, highest level of terror interactions and the hunted becoming the hunter of ghouls and zombies - Waukesha Expo Center, 262-844-5611, http://www.wisconsinfeargrounds.com
Broadway Fall Festival
Enjoy this family friendly event filled with music, great food and family friendly activities: cider donuts, chili, caramel apples, hot apple cider, pumpkin bars, face poainting, airbrush tattoos, HAWS, kids crafts & more- Broadway, Historic Downtown Waukesha, 414-254-3448, http://www.facebook.com/broadwayfallfestival