Milwaukee Mom

Milwaukee Mom is written by and for moms who live in the Milwaukee Area. We strive to connect local moms by sharing personal experiences, fun ideas and useful information as well as promoting local businesses. Our community begins online, but doesn't stop there! We offer Mom's Night Out events, play groups and other opportunities to connect offline, with and without kids.

Milwaukee Area Shop Local Guide | 2023

  This year, as you’re making your list and checking it twice, we want to encourage you to THINK LOCAL. We’re thrilled to bring you our annual holiday gift guide, featuring gift items and experiences from some of our favorite...

Milwaukee Holiday Events & Festivals

When you need to experience that holiday spirit firsthand, there is nothing like a holiday festival! The holiday events throughout the Milwaukee area are guaranteed to put you in a festive mood and create...

Holiday Magic at Milwaukee Public Museum: November 10, 2023 – January 21, 2024

(Milwaukee, WI): The Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM) is set to transform into a winter wonderland this holiday season, offering a spectacular array of events and attractions for visitors of all ages. From November...

Wild Lights 2023: Milwaukee County Zoo Illuminated in Holiday Splendor

(Milwaukee, WI): The Milwaukee County Zoo is once again set to light up the holiday season with its much-anticipated event, Wild Lights 2023. The spectacle promises to be a dazzling celebration of the festive...

Milwaukee Area Christmas Tree Farms

The Ultimate Guide to Milwaukee Christmas Tree Farms When I was growing up, I couldn't wait for the day after Thanksgiving — not so that I could hit the mall, but so that my family and...

Indoor Waterparks | Driving Distance from Milwaukee, WI

Wisconsin is full of indoor waterparks -- amazing indoor waterparks! We have several that are within about an hour drive of MKE, and many more that are a doable drive for a day trip,...

WI Christmas Carnival of Lights | November 18 – January 1

(Caledonia, WI): If you are looking for ways to explore and be festive this holiday season – you can check out the WI Christmas Carnival of Lights at Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort in Caledonia, WI!...

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train | Milwaukee Area Stops

The Canadian Pacific holiday train is back! Holiday Train shows are free to attend. CP asks attendees to bring a cash or non-perishable food donation if they’re able. Local food shelves will set up...

Ice Castles Return to Lake Geneva in January 2024

(Lake Geneva, WI): The Ice Castles – a winter wonderland will be returning to Lake Geneva this winter! This is the sixth year Ice Castles has built its winter experience in Lake Geneva. Ice Castles is an...

Greater Milwaukee Area | Birthday Party Guide

  The Ultimate Milwaukee Area Party and Celebration Guide Whether you love simple birthdays at home with a few special treats and touches OR pride yourself on Pinterest style extravaganzas at the finest Milwaukee area party venues, we are...