8 Monday

Kohl’s Family Value Day at Wisconsin State Fair. Families save big on Monday, when all fairgoers will be eligible for discounted fair admission from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free/kids 11 and under, $5/adults. See Aug. 4 listing for more details.

Waukesha’s Free Movie Night in the Park See the movie “Wizard of Oz.”

Cutler Park

321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha

8 p.m.



9 Tuesday

Humana Senior Recognition Day at Wisconsin State Fair All seniors 60 and over receive $5 admission all day.

See Aug. 4 listing for more details.

10 Wednesday

Glow-in-the-Dark Story Time Children ages three through five and their families are invited to read glow-in-the-dark books and engage in related learning activities.

Forest Home Library

1432 W. Forest Home Ave., Milwaukee

6 to 7 p.m.


(414) 286-3000


River Rhythms See Liam Ford Band perform.

Pere Marquette Park

900 N. Plankinton Ave.,


6:30 to 9 p.m.



South Milwaukee Movies in the Grass See the movie “Inside Out.”

11th Ave & Madison Ave., South Milwaukee

Movie starts at dusk



Wisconsin State Fair Meijer Day Meijer Day means patrons save $4 on one adult admission ticket to be used before 6 p.m. using a coupon received at Meijer sores through Aug. 10. See Aug. 4 listing for more details.

11 Thursday

Downtown Market Carlos Adames Group plays in concert.

11th Ave. & Milwaukee Ave., South Milwaukee

5 p.m.



Concerts in the Gardens Paul Cebar performs.

Boerner Botanical Gardens

9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners

6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Free admisison after 6 p.m.

(414) 257-7275


Jazz in the Park See The Jimmys perform.

Cathedral Square

520 E. Wells St., Milwaukee

5 to 9 p.m., Music starts at 6 p.m.



Thursday Night Concerts in the Park The Hartland Hometown Band performs.

Nixon Park

339 Maple Road, Hartland

7 to 9 p.m.



12 Friday

Greendale Village Days The Greendale Lions Club is hosting its annual Village Days. Runs through the weekend.

Gazebo Park

5600 Parking Street, Greendale

(414) 218-0807


Waukesha BluesFest The 10th annual Waukesha BluesFest kicks off, featuring a variety of blues music.

Naga-Waukee County Park

651 State Road 83, Hartland

1 to 10:30 p.m.

Free/kids under 8, with paying adult.

Advance $17/1-day, $39/2-day; At the gate $22/1-day, $39/2-day.

(800) 366-1961


St. Joseph Parish Fun Fest This annual fest starts with a fish fry and features a variety of family fun and music throughout the weekend.

St. Joseph Parish

S89 W22650 Milwaukee,

Big Bend

4 to 11 p.m.


(262) 662-2832


13 Saturday

Rousing with the Roosters at OWW Old World Wisconsin is hosting a “Rousing with the Roosters” breakfast, where patrons can try out the 19th century lifestyle by cooking breakfast together in the Schottler bakehouse.

Old World Wisconsin

W372 S9727 Highway 67, Eagle

8 to 11 a.m.


(262) 594-6301


Greendale Village Days See Aug. 12 listing for more details.

Storytime in the Galleries The Milwaukee Art Museum invites guests to come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the museum and then make a drawing based on that experience.

Milwaukee Art Museum

700 N. Art Museum Drive

10:30 a.m.

Free with regular admission: Free/kids 12 and under

$17/adults, $15/students & seniors

(414) 224-3200


“Last Stop on Market Street” Story Time Celebrate the positive power of neighborhoods with a story time and activities based on the award-winning picture book “Last Stop on Market Street” by Matt de la Pena. All ages are welcome.

Atkinson Library

1960 W. Atkinson Ave.

1 to 2 p.m.


(414) 286-3000


Waukesha BluesFest See Aug. 12 listing.

St. Joseph Parish Fun Fest 2 p.m. to midnight See Aug. 12 listing for more details.

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