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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Les Paul Exhibit
Artifacts on display tell the story of Les’ career, invention and musical successes; items include a rare 1927 Gibson L5 acoustic guitar and other personal and professional effects-- Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-4:30pm, Waukesha County Museum, Historic Downtown Waukesha, 262-521-2859, waukeshacountymuseum.org
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-- 7pm-10pm, Grounds, Waukesha County Exposition Center, Waukesha, 262-844-5611, wisconsinfeargrounds.com
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-- Friday-Saturday: 7pm-11:30pm, Grounds, Waukesha County Exposition Center, Waukesha, 262-844-5611, wisconsinfeargrounds.com
Fight to survive at iCOMBAT Waukesha is the area's newest tactical laser tag facility, offering thrilling missions, ultra-realistic equipment, and fully immersive special effects on a Hollywood style set with a zombie infestation this Halloween!-- Friday: 6:30pm-11pm; Saturday: 6pm-10:30pm, iCombat Waukesha, 855-454-4426, waukesha.icombat.com
You Can't Take it With You
The Sycamore family may seem mad to an outsider, but it doesn't take long to realize that rather than crazy, they're simply doing the things that make them happiest.-- varies, Waukesha Civic Theatre, Historic Downtown Waukesha, 262-547-0708, waukeshacivictheatre.org
Ten Chimneys 2013 Tour Season
Visit the National Historic Landmark home of Broadway legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne. Those who visit, like guests of the Lunts, are welcomed into the Lunts' extraordinary home without the fuss of ropes or barriers.-- Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-2:30pm, Ten Chimneys, Genesee Depot, 262- 968-4110, tenchimneys.org
Heritage Arts Workshops
Learn a heritage skill of create a family heirloom or holiday gift during these workshops-- Old World Wisconsin, Eagle, 262-594-6301, oldworldwisconsin.org
Food competition and fest featuring wings, BBQ, cheesy and desserts-- , Arena, Waukesha County Exposition Center, Waukesha, 262-896-8490, waukeshacountyexpo.com
Daylight Savings Ends at 2am on 11/3! Don't forget to set your clocks back.
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270 W. Main Street
Waukesha, WI 53186