2017 Thanksgiving weekend events in Fond du Lac WI
Thanksgiving is a time to usher in the holidays. Not sure what you are going to do that weekend? Allow us to fill your days with holiday cheer through these Thanksgiving weekend events in Fond du Lac, WI for 2017. Your kids can meet up with Santa at not just one but five locations, the Lakeside Park is lighting up, and there’s a party in town!
It may be the day before Thanksgiving on November 22, but you should kick your turkey-day weekend off right. Make your reservations at the Shack Sports Bar for Gobblefest 2017. They will have food, drinks, and three live bands including Boogie and the Yo-Yo’z. It’s an 18-year tradition that you don’t want to miss! Bring your dancing shoes!
Lakeside Park Holiday Lights
The first lighting of the Lakeside Park Holiday Lights takes place Thanksgiving night! From dusk until 11:00 PM, the Lakeside Park will be awash with holiday cheer. Keep in mind, that though Thanksgiving is the first day for the Lakeside Park Holiday Lights, they will be running well into December. So don’t feel the need to cut your family time short.
Santa Claus Downtown
Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be making the rounds through downtown Fond du Lac on Saturday, November 25. They will be at Jack’s Team Sports from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Wood Sample from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, Gallery & Frame Shop from 12:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and finishing up at Ubuntu Art Space from 1:30 PM until 2:30 PM. Don’t forget to bring a camera!
Paint with Santa
Starting Saturday, November 25, Macy Place will be hosting paint with Santa! The event runs from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. For just $3, kids of all ages can paint an ornament with Santa. Kids can even write a letter to Santa and drop it in the North Pole mailbox! For just $2 more, kids can even get a photo with Santa. Put a smile on your kid’s face this Thanksgiving weekend.