The weather forecast for the weekend is AMAZING! Get out there and enjoy it while checking out one or more of these events in the Milwaukee area.
Friday, May 20
ALICE (in wonderland): See Milwaukee Ballet's ALICE (in Wonderland) this weekend at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee. 7:30 p.m. For tickets, call the Milwaukee Ballet Box office at (414) 902-2103 or the Marcus Center Box Office at (414) 273-7206. To buy tickets online, visit ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices range from $50-$112. milwaukeeballet.org
Endangered Species Day:Learn how many of the zoo's animals serve as ambassadors for their counterparts in the wild. Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee. (414) 771-3040, milwaukeezoo.org
Playdate with Art: Designed for ages 5 and younger, this program includes two singing times at 10:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free for ages 12 and younger. (414) 224-3200, mam.org
Rockapella: One of the world’s most imitated a cappella groups achieved fame on PBS’s “Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?” Schauer Arts & Activities Center, 147 N. Rural St., Hartford. 7:30 p.m. Friday + 3 p.m. Saturday. $38-42/adults, $10/students (262) 670-056, schauercenter.org
Saturday, May 21
ALICE (in wonderland): 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. See May 20 listing.
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse:This First Steps production tells the story of Lilly, a young mouse who is ready for anything. Ideal for children ages 3 to 6. Todd Wehr Theater, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee. 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. $12.50-$32.50. firststage.org
Milwaukee Children’s Choir:Audition day! Make an appointment to be part of this children’s choir for ages K4 through 12th grade. (414) 221-7040, email@example.com, milwaukeechildrenschoir.org
Rockapella: See May 20 listing.
Tab Toss Day: Bring aluminum beverage top tabs for a community-wide 'tab toss.' Tabs will be recycled for funds for the Ronald McDonald House. United Milwaukee Scrap, 3100 W. Concordia Ave., Milwaukee. 12-1:30 p.m.(414) 475-6462, rmhcmilwaukee.org
Train Extravaganza Weekend: Model trains on display at both the Kenosha Public Museum and the Civil War Museum! Sponsored by the Kenosha Garden Railroad Society. Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Ave., Kenosha. 12-4 p.m. Free. (262) 653-4140, kenosha.org
Sunday, May 22
ALICE (in wonderland): 1:30 p.m. See May 20 listing.
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse: 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. See May 21 listing.
Train Extravaganza Weekend: See May 21 listing.
For more events and activities, visit metroparentmagazine.com/events.