No one wants to be indoors during the summer. There is no better way to enjoy your summer than with family down at Appleton in Wisconsin. There is so much activity lined up to get you and family in the summer mood. From music concerts to performing arts there is definitely something for everyone â€“ from kids to adults and even the guys down at Appleton Roofing Company. Besides the beautiful scenery downtown, Appleton has a buzz of activities with a wide variety of entertaining events. Downtown Appleton has so much to offer from restaurants, Museums to retail stores. If you are in search of a getaway plan for yourself and family over the weekend, below are some great resources for outdoor fun that you can consider.
Performing Arts Center
There is nothing that beats the Broadway experience. How about not having to travel miles on end to catch your favorite Broadway performance? All these will be happening across the months of July all the way to September. Some of the big names that will be performing and getting you blown away include Diana Ross, Tonny Bennett, Beautiful and Wicked. If your family is thrilled about theater performances, then you definitely donâ€™t want to miss out on this Broadway experience.
The Appleton Farmers Market
Free up your Saturdays from 8AM-12:30 PM to go downtown Appleton on College Avenue and shop from the largest farmers market with over 150 vendors. Whether you are looking to buy bread, cheese, fruits, vegetables, meat or handcrafted items, the Appleton Farmers Market has got everything you need and so much more. Moreover, the live music will lift your spirits as you shop around. The Appleton Farmers Market runs all the way to the end of October. Donâ€™t miss a chance to stock your fridge with some nice fresh goodies.
The Heid Music Summer Concert Series
The Houldini Plaza will be a great place to be whether during lunch time or in the evening. There will be live concerts every Thursday from 11AM-1PM and 5:3-PM-8PM with great performances from the likes of Benjamin Olson, Rob Anthony, Dr. Dobbe, John Lambert among others. Bring your packed lunch, grab some at a local restaurant or buy from the food vendors on-site as you jam away to great music. There will be a few seats available, but feel free to bring a blanket or mat and get yourself comfortable. All these fantastic live concerts will run through until August. Do carry along your ID if you will need to buy any alcoholic drinks. Remember, no alcoholic drinks from outside will be allowed.
Mile of Music 2017
Mile of Music is now in its 5th year and is more than a local affair. It has gotten both regional and national recognition from far and beyond. Over 200 bands and artists will take over 70 venues performing over 900 music sets. On the 29th of July, there will be decorated business windows with different lyrics and songs. After the live performances, make sure to go to Downtown Appletonâ€™s Facebook page and vote for the best performance to get the awarded in The Peopleâ€™s Choice Awards that will be held between 31st July and August 5th. Proceed to register for the Mile 6 Music 2018 and stand a chance to win some goodies.