Enjoy the cool fall weather this weekend with some great activities around Southeast Wisconsin!

7 Friday

LEGO KidsFest: This fun event returns to Wisconsin with more than three acres of activities, challenges and family fun.

Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. 4 to 8:30 p.m.

$19/adults and children ages three and up.

877-528-4757. legokidsfest.com

Meet the author -- Trenton Lee Stewart: The author of "The Mysterious Benedict Society" will introduce his newest book, "The Secret Keepers."

Shorewood Public Library, 3920 N. Murray Ave., Shorewood, 6:30 p.m.

414-847-2670. shorewoodlibrary.org

Meijer Free First Friday: Get free admission at the Milwaukee Art Museum on the first Friday of each month.

Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

414-224-3200. mam.org

Touch-a-Truck: Kids of all ages can climb, honk, discover and play -- ambulance, fire trucks, police vehicle, lineman truck, electric car, garbage truck, NEVs, backhoe, front loaders, snow plow, dump truck, sweeper, boats, hovercraft, and more!

Imagination Station, 700 S. Main St., Oconomowoc, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Free admission, but Oconomowoc Food Pantry donations accepted.

8 Saturday

Atkinson Library Harvest Fest: Families are invited to enjoy crafts and live entertainment featuring music by the Rhythms of the African Diaspora and the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music.

Atkinson Library, 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, 2 to 3 p.m.


Cedarburg Oktoberfest: Musical entertainment and dance floor, German foods, desserts and beers, German spelling bee, sauerkraut eating contest, sheepshead tournament and more!

Cedarburg Community Center parking lot, W63 N641 Washington Ave., Cedarburg, 11 a.m to 8 p.m.

Free admission

Fall Festival at Piala's: Enjoy a craft fair, food and family activities, including a bounce house, slide, games, pumpkin patch and maze.

Piala's Nursery & Garden Shop, S39 W27833 Genesee Rd. Waukesha, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Free admission


Family Free Day at Milwaukee County Zoo: Admission is free, but parking rates still apply.

Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, Milwaukee. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



Kenosha Fall Festival: Free family entertainment and activities.

Library Park, 711 59th Place, Kenosha, 12 to 3 p.m.


LEGO KidsFest: Continues from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

See October 7 listing for more details.

Tippecanoe Library Harvest Fest: Families are invited to enjoy activities and live entertainment from the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center.

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.


9 Sunday

Cedarburg Oktoberfest: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

See October 8 listing for more details.

Fall Festival at Piala's: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

See October 8 listing for more details.

LEGO KidsFest: Continues from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

See October 7 listing for more details.

Pop-up Museum: Guests are invited to participate in their own museum and bring stories, souvenirs, artifacts or pictures that show off how families celebrate the changing seasons.

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, 1111 E. Brown Deer Rd., Milwaukee, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


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