Les Paul Exhibit
Artifacts on display tell the story of Les’ career, invention and musical successes; items include a rare 1927 Gibson L5 acoustic guitar and other personal and professional effects-- Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-4:30pm, Waukesha County Museum, Historic Downtown Waukesha, 262-521-2859, waukeshacountymuseum.org
Halloween in Delafield
Join in on a Community Favorite: Halloween in Delafield, with the famous Grand Pumpkin Illumination! Business Trick or Treat starts at 5pm and the illumination is at 7pm. Hundreds of pumpkins carved by area school children become illuminated in front of "The Steeple" in Delafield with fun, non-spooky music in the background to have children feeling comfortable and excited about the Halloween fun! http://www.visitdelafield.org/event-calendar/grand-pumpkin-illumination/
Delafield Tree Lighting
Bring the family to the traditional tree lighting event beginning at 5pm in the City of Delafield, downtown district. Welcome the holiday season with friends and neighbors. Tree Lighting will begin at 5:30pm.
E.Faye Butler - Keeping the Home Fires Burning at Ten Chimneys
2012 Lunt-Fontanne Fellow, E. Faye Butler, for an electrifying night of storytelling and live music that will transport guests back to the era of the Lunts and Ten Chimneys during its heyday. In a cabaret setting, E. Faye and her four piece band will perform classics from the Great American Songbook, and will remind guests why her Master Teacher while at Ten Chimneys, Mr. Joel Grey, famously said in Cabaret, "In here, life is beautiful." E. Faye Butler is an accomplished actress and singer who has received international acclaim. 262-968-4110 or www.tenchimneys.org.
11/27/14- 11/30/14 & 12/05/14- 12/31/14
Wisconsin’s largest, most spectacular drive-through holiday lights event has over a million lights on display with animated figures and holiday scenes; working model train and near life-size nativity scene displayed too-- Sunday-Thursday: 5pm-9pm; Friday-Saturday: 5pm-10pm, Country Springs Hotel, Waukesha, 262-547-0201, thecountrychristmas.com
Oconomowoc's German Christmas Market
Get the family out of the house on Thanksgiving weekend and celebrate Wisconsin's German heritage at this family festival that features heated tents, German beer, music, live bands, authentic German cuisine, vendors, Santa and more. http://www.germanchristmasmarket.org/home.html
Community Holiday Tree Lighting & Party
Join the community for the holiday tree lighting, visit and photos with Santa, and refreshments party-- 6pm, Lannon Village Hall. email@example.com
Breakfast with the Reindeer
Kids will love meeting Santa's amazing flying friends while enjoying a special treat of complimentary doughnut-holes, milk, and hot cocoa at the Delafield Chamber's annual Breakfast with the Reindeer. Event will be held at Clock Tower Square in Downtown Delafield. Guests are encouraged to bring their camera to photograph loved ones with Santa, live reindeer, and a magical Elf or two! http://www.visitdelafield.org/event-calendar/breakfast-with-reindeer/
Downtown Oconomowoc Christmas Open House
Downtown Oconomowoc gets into the spirit of the season with its annual Christmas parade through downtown followed by an open house style event in the downtown shops that are decked out in holiday decor. www.downtownoconomowoc.org.