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Celebration of Lights

October 30, 2014 by

Nov. 26 – Dec. 31 Menominee Park, Oshkosh A beautiful park along the shore of Lake Winnebago will be transformed this season into a magical mile of holiday lights. The annual Celebration of Lights has been a holiday tradition in Oshkosh since 2001. It’s no longer a best-kept secret, drawing more than 10,000 cars to Read More

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Spirits of the Grand – Tunnel 24: The Speakeasy

October 14, 2014 by

October 31 The Grand Opera House Take a trip back into prohibition-era Oshkosh with jazz birds and mobsters as your hosts. For one night, the roaring 1920s will come alive at the annual haunted history tour at The Grand Opera House. The event, Spirits of the Grand – Tunnel 24: the Speakeasy, will spook guests Read More

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Oshkosh Community Players Present: Dracula

September 17, 2014 by

October 3,4,5, October 9,10,11 Grand Opera House Adapted from the famous Bram Stoker novel of the same name, Dracula – a gothic story of romance, life and death – is the perfect start to the Halloween season. Don’t miss the Oshkosh Community Players’ take on this chill-inducing classic. Tickets are $16-$20 and are available online Read More

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Ghost Stories

September 17, 2014 by

Night Whispers Get up close and personal with Oshkosh’s ghostly past in this new, after-hours exhibit at the Oshkosh Public Museum, held every Saturday in October. Learn about some of the many ghosts believed to haunt Oshkosh, including a tall, cloaked phantom, the victim of a tragic fire and many more. Tours are offered twice Read More


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Three Ways to Stay Cool: Oshkosh’s Outstanding Museums

July 29, 2014 by

When the temperature soars, head indoors – to Oshkosh’s three outstanding museums! Each of these excellent museums offers interesting exhibits and air-conditioned comfort. The EAA AirVenture Museum, Oshkosh Public Museum and Paine Art Center and Gardens are all ideal places to cool off and good reasons to extend your visit to Oshkosh. The EAA AirVenture Read More


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EAA AirVenture

July 14, 2014 by

July 28-August 3 Experimental Aircraft Association Grounds The biggest event of the year is just around the corner. EAA AirVenture will attract approximately 500,000 people to Oshkosh, July 28-August 3. In the days leading up to EAA AirVenture, pilots and their aircraft will travel to Oshkosh from all over the world. Airplanes of every shape Read More

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A Visitor’s Guide to Staying Cool in Oshkosh

June 23, 2014 by

Summer is a wonderful time to visit Oshkosh. The community offers numerous outdoor concerts, lots of summer festivals and the dancing waves of Lake Winnebago. Being in Oshkosh during the summer can be a delightful experience. Even when a heat wave sweeps through Oshkosh, it’s still a great place to be. That’s because there are Read More

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Lifest

June 23, 2014 by

July 10-13 Sunnyview Expo Center For four days, the Sunnyview Expo Center will come alive with Lifest 2014. This Christian music festival attracts more than 15,000 people each year. Live music is at the center of Lifest. Musical acts include Casting Crowns, Newsboys, Family Force 5, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, For King & Country, Tobymac, Skillet, Read More

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Matisse as Printmaker

June 9, 2014 by

June 28 – October 19 Paine Art Center and Gardens Experience more than 60 artworks from one of the twentieth century’s most famous artists, Henri Matisse, coming soon to the Paine Art Center and Gardens. The exhibition highlights the full range of Matisse’s printmaking techniques and favorite themes and includes etchings, monotypes, lithographs and more. Read More

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Oshkosh’s English Gardens

June 9, 2014 by

The Paine’s gardens dazzle during the summer If you’re looking for a place to spend a summer day, you can’t go wrong with a stroll through the Paine Art Center and Gardens, 1410 Algoma Boulevard. The Paine estate’s builders, Nathan and Jessie Kimberly Paine, built their mansion and surrounding gardens in the style of an Read More

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