December Events Around Wisconsin
Last Updated: 11/25/2013
Winter in Wisconsin is no time to hibernate (unless you’re a bear, of course). When the holiday season is in full swing and there is snow on the ground, get out and celebrate by attending these events that fully embrace all that winter in Wisconsin has to offer.
Jingle Bell Rock – A Harmoniously Hysterical Holiday Hit – Rhinelander
The holidays are a season of joy, and the Alley Cats are an a cappella, doo-wop quartet delivering harmony and holiday cheer. Their show is sure to please, jam-packed with your favorite holiday tunes, jokes, costumes, and dancing.
Fire & Ice Festival – Brodhead
This Brodhead event cools it down with ice sculptures and horse-drawn carriage rides and warms it up with fire rings for roasting s’mores and hot dogs. Other food stands will be available along with carolers to get you into the holiday spirit!
Can’t Depend on Snow – Fond du Lac
Snow is what Wisconsin winters are well-known for, but the unpredictability of Mother Nature has become this event’s namesake! With or without snow on the ground, a fun-filled day of dog sled races, weight pulls, pet and pet owner pictures with Santa, animal massage therapy and more events for dogs and their owners will ensue.
Wisconsin Ice Fishing Show – Rothschild
An expo for the ice fishing aficionado or those looking to increase their chances of a nibble on the end of their lines. This event will feature lodging destinations, fishing accessories for purchase, how-to seminars and more. Get the equipment and information you need to reel in the big one through the ice this winter!
Holiday Ice Show – Pleasant Prairie
The talent of the Pleasant Prairie Skating School will be on display at this holiday-themed ice show. Freestyle, synchronized and guest skaters dressed in beautiful, colorful costumes will dazzle to holiday music and bright lights.
Tuscobia Winter Ultra - Park Falls
This ultimate winter challenge offers courses for a run, bike, or ski race with 150-mile, 75-mile, and 35-mile distance options. The 150-mile course is a qualifier event for the Iditarod Trail Invitational. Get out and enjoy the beauty of Park Falls in the winter while supporting these amazing athletes.
Door County Idol Reunion - Fish Creek
You don’t need to travel to Hollywood to see a showcase of amazing vocal talent. Past winners of Door County Idol reunite for an ultimate performance. Over a decade of talented artists will come together to display what amazing singers were discovered in eastern Wisconsin!