University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh graduates – congratulations on your accomplishments! While your family is in town for commencement weekend, December 15-17, make sure to take advantage of all that Oshkosh has to offer and visit all of the best spots! Bond with your loved ones while sharing classic “college” experiences with them.  Need overnight accommodations, we've got you covered!  

Eat out!  Reservations are always a great idea, but especially great over graduation weekend!  Check out all of our amazing Oshkosh restaurants - & even dine in a dome at Fox River Brewing Company!

Fox River Brewing Company River Dome

Cheers to Oshkosh Beer!  Stop at one of our fabulous breweries and celebrate your success!

Beer at Fifth Ward

Downtown Oshkosh!  Take your cap & gown pics on campus and then head down to historic Downtown Oshkosh and grab some amazing shots---you definitely need one in front of the Oshkosh mural on the side of the New Moon Cafe! (be sure to tag us on Facebook & Instagram!)  While you are downtown you can shop, eat and drink to your heart's content!

Oshkosh Mural

Looking for a fun activity?  Book some time at the new Fairways on MainEscape Oshkosh, or paint a memory at the Fire Escape. Keep warm and drive through the Oshkosh Celebration of Lights at the beautiful EAA Grounds!

Beauty awaits at the Paine Art Center & Gardens (and, p.s. the Paine's famous Nutcracker in the Castle is on display!) and then head across the street to the Oshkosh Public Museum.  If you are into aviation, you must visit the EAA Aviation Museum!

Nutcracker in the Paine Dining Room

Don't leave Oshkosh without an amazing treat!  We have a full list here that includes amazing cupcakes, cookies, 2 drive-ins and more!  Or stop for a cup coffee at one of these great coffee stops!  


Have the best weekend in Oshkosh & be sure to share your graduation fun with us on Facebook & Instagram!  

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