Friday Beerfest, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 29, Harley-
400 W. Canal St.
Ornament Workshop, noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 1, The Pabst Mansion,
2000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
. For those whose holiday tree needs some sprucing up, this is a perfect
opportunity to drop in to make vintage holiday paper ornaments. www.pabstmansion.com.
Art Museum Free Admission Day, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 5, Milwaukee Art
Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. Admission to the
is free for individuals and families on the first Thursday of each month,
thanks to Meijer. mam.org.
Old World Christmas, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 7, Dec. 8, Dec. 14 and Dec.
15, Old World Wisconsin, W372-S9727 Highway 67, Town of Eagle. Stroll
through the 1880s
decked in holiday greenery, full of homes and shops bustling with holiday
preparations. $12. www.shop.wisconsinhistory.org.
Winter Traditions, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 11,
7300 Chestnut St.
. Ever wonder why St. Nicholas visits some folks’ homes and Santa Claus
comes to others? Join Cait Dallas, curator at Old World
, for a closer look at how immigrant customs of the 19th, 20th, and 21st
centuries have shaped - and continue to shape - the winter holidays that we
Wisconsinites hold dear today. www.wisconsinhistory.org.
Traveling Exhibit: “Some Assembly Required,” through Jan. 5, Betty
Brinn Children’s Museum,
929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
. Created in partnership with Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. The interactive
exhibit will inspire children to foster new skills through STEAM-based
Swepet Christmas, through Jan. 11,
320 S. Fifth Ave., West
. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Enjoy the 27-room Zinn dollhouse, home of the Swepet Family, all decorated
for Christmas. Includes a new mini-exhibit titled “Doll’s Dolls,”
featuring the tiny dolls belonging to the dollhouse inhabitants. www.historyisfun.com/event/a-swepet-christmas.