Appleton and the Fox Cities, 19 communities along the Fox River and Lake Winnebago, make up the third-largest metropolitan area in Wisconsin after Milwaukee and Madison. Located in the east central part of the state, Appleton has a lively and walkable downtown famous for hosting the annual Mile of Music festival and as the home of Harry Houdini. Experience the city’s vibrant arts scene all year round at one of the many museums, galleries, or performing arts centers. Be sure to explore all the Fox Cities to discover natural wonders, unique shops and restaurants, and spirited communities that will be excited to welcome you and your family. 

Explore Appleton

Appleton Indoor Market 11/19/2022 Appleton - 1.86 miles away
Disney's Aladdin 12/06/2022 - 12/11/2022 Appleton - 1.98 miles away
SIX 1/17/2023 - 1/22/2023 Appleton - 1.98 miles away
For Kids from 1 to 92! 12/08/2022 - 12/09/2022 Oshkosh - 20.03 miles away
Ted Vigil: A Rocky Mountain Christmas 12/16/2022 Oshkosh - 20.03 miles away
John McGivern 1/14/2023 Oshkosh - 20.03 miles away
Chilton Holiday Parade of Lights 12/03/2022 Chilton - 21.12 miles away
Native American Holiday Market 12/03/2022 Green Bay - 21.81 miles away

Average Weather

From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!


High 80° F
Low 58° F


High 27° F
Low 11° F


High 58° F
Low 38° F


High 55° F
Low 34° F

Fox Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau