Feed the llamas, watch playful otters swim or get up close with bald eagles at the Menominee Park & Zoo. The zoo features between 30 to 50 animals including elk and other native species. Along with a few permanent exhibits, each season typically brings in a new variety of animals. Come say hi to the newest wolves of the pack, Hula, Oki and Koa.  Admission is free!

Menominee Park & Zoo Family


Hit the Trails! Oshkosh has some wonderful hiking and biking trails to explore! Take a nature hike and enjoy the beautiful outdoors. 



Union Star Cheese is a family-owned cheese factory located in Fremont, Wisconsin. If you’re a true cheesehead and would like to taste some of the finest Wisconsin cheeses, see a real cheese factory in operation, or learn more about how cheese is made, make sure to give this place a try!

Union Star Cheese Curd Family Pic


Check out this list of sweet spots that will surely satisfy. 

Sundaes at Ardy & Ed's Drive-In


Escape Oshkosh is a real life escape room that will test your wits (and maybe even your patience) in this adventure game. Escape Oshkosh challenges you to unlock codes and decode puzzles that will help you escape the room within 60 minutes. Choose from four different room themes, Lost Cabin, Egyptian Tomb, Mafia Bar, and Cold Case 146, each offering its own set of clues and challenges. Do you have what it takes to escape?

Winners at Escape Oshkosh


What better way to celebrate dad than throwing a hatchet at a board? Blades & Boards in Oshkosh is the perfect activity to do with family and we guarantee that dad will love it. Axeperts are always available to train you and make sure everyone stays safe. All ages are welcomed to participate!

Blades & Boards

Enjoy a day of putt-putt fun in the sun. Settlers Mill Golf & Games provides 18-holes of pure mini golf excitement. Surrounded by more than 45,000 gallons of water including waterfalls, streams and river, mini-golfers will find the course both scenic and challenging. Conveniently located in front of the Outlet Shoppes, kids of all ages will enjoy perfecting their putt-putt skills and challenging friends to some friendly competition.

Settlers Mill Mini Golf Sign

Glow in the Park is brand new and guaranteed to be a family hit! Open Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 10 pm and Sunday 10 am to 6 pm. Bring the family down and check it out!

The Oshkosh Farmer’s Market is back and open for business! Treat yourself to fresh produce and other goods from our local farmers and vendors. Located in Downtown Oshkosh every Saturday from 8am-12:30pm.  Click here for ways the market is promoting social distancing. 

Farmers Market Balloon Kid

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Stay the night in Oshkosh—click here for overnight options!