Eat & Drink

Fiesta Dinner

Date: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:00pm
Organization: 
St. Norbert College’s Multicultural Student Services Center
Location: 
Michels Commons Ballroom, Green Bay
Phone #: 
403-4023

Fiesta is part of Hispanic Heritage Celebration, a series of events throughout October dedicated to celebrating Hispanic culture and its diversity. The events also seek to raise awareness of issues that face Hispanic communities across the nation.

    Gabriela Gamboa, President of the Hispanic Community Council of northeast Wisconsin, will be the keynote speaker at the dinner. Gamboa is an influential member of the Green Bay community and widely respected for her activism. She was recently honored with the National Football League’s Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award.

Dinner Program: Horse Drawn Days

Date: 
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:00pm
Organization: 
Neville Public Museum
Location: 
Neville Public Museum, Green Bay
Phone #: 
448-4460

Hear stories of rural life at a time when a team of horses was a vital part of the farm family. Author Jerry Apps pairs lively historic narrative with reminiscences about his boyhood on the family farm in Wisconsin to paint a vivid picture of bygone times. Dinner begins at 5pm and the program begins at 6pm.

Downtown for the Holidays

Date: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 (All day) - Wednesday, December 31, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Downtown Appleton
Phone #: 
954-9112

Stroll the Avenue and shop the 60 + unique shops or enjoy the 70+ pubs, clubs & restaurants! Window displays, refreshments, carolers, and a visit with Santa as you stroll down the ave. Some days feature special events in addition to the displays.

Visit www.appletondowntown.org for more information.

Kenya Works Event at Riverview Gardens

Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Organization: 
Riverview Gardens Community Center
Location: 
Riverview Gardens Community Center, Appleton
Phone #: 
738-0883

Riverview Gardens hosts an information session and fundraising event for the non-profit organization Kenya Works at Riverview Gardens Community Center.  Join Kenya Works for a tasting of traditional African cuisine, meet the Kenya Works team, and enjoy a presentation at 7:00 p.m. about the history of the Kenya Works organization.

The event is free and open to the public; donations are strongly encouraged. Job trainees in the ServiceWorks program at Riverview Gardens are providing all set up for this event. Please contact Kenya Works at 920-738-0883 or [email protected] if you have any questions.

E.A.T.S. Scholarship Fundraiser

Date: 
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Organization: 
UW-Fox Valley Foundation
Location: 
Communication Arts Center, UW-Fox Valley, Menasha
Phone #: 
832-2849

Educational Assistance Through Scholarships (E.A.T.S.) will feature a night of food tasting prepared by local chefs along with music, entertainment and a silent auction. Proceeds go to deserving students enrolled at UW-Fox Valley.

Cookbook Book Club : Cakes, Cupcakes, & Cake Pops!

Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 6:30pm
Location: 
Neenah Public Library
Phone #: 
920-886-6315

COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB: CAKES, CUPCAKES, & CAKE POPS!

Please join us at the Neenah Public Library for a rousing discussion of cookbooks featuring cake, cupcakes, and cake pop recipes on Thursday, October 9th, at 6:30 p.m. This program will be held in the library’s Storytime Room and is free and open to the public.
To participate in Cookbook Book Club select a cookbook that fits the up-coming month’s theme and spend some time flipping through the cookbook and sampling some recipes. Then join us for a lively discussion of the cookbooks and delicious taste tests!
For more information please visit www.neenahlibrary.org/adults/CookbookBookClub or contact the Reference Desk at the Neenah Public Library at 920-886-6315.

Titletown Brewing Grand Opening

Date: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Organization: 
Titletown Brewing
Location: 
Titletown Beerworks, Green Bay
Phone #: 
437-2337

Celebrate Titletown Brewing's grand opening with beer, fun and live music.

Sake and Sushi at the Villa Terrace

Date: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Organization: 
Villa Terrace Art Museum
Location: 
Villa Terrace Art Museum, Milwaukee
Phone #: 
(414) 278-8295

Join us for a night of Sake tasting and sushi. Visit the Tsukioka Kogyo Exhibition one last time as you partake in the Japanese traditions of origami and haiku. Complimentary beer and wine provided. Sake sponsored by Unami Moto.

PBR Bluegrass Band

Date: 
Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Organization: 
Spats Restaurant
Location: 
Spats, Appleton
Phone #: 
738-7171

If you are going to Oktoberfest come to Spats for our Oktoberfest Afterparty! The PBR Bluegrass Band will be on the Spatio from 5:30-9pm. No Cover. Don't stop the party just because the Avenue's party is done, walk on down to Spats and listen to Lively Live Music from great local Talent. We are serving Tenderloin Newberg as our dinner special if you need to grab a bite to eat after your Oktoberfest Partying.  

Brewing Workshops: Family Soda Series (Root Beer)

Date: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Organization: 
Neville Public Museum
Location: 
Neville Public Museum, Green Bay
Phone #: 
448-4460

Bring the whole family to the Neville Public Museum and learn how to make delicious cream soda and root beer.  These workshops are hands-on, as you learn about how soda is made and how you can make it at home. As a bonus, you'll get to walk away with two 12 oz. naturally carbonated sodas per person.

On this weekend, visitors will get the chance to make root beer. Traditionally made with sassafras bark, root beer is an American family favorite soft drink. Two recipes will be made, one with all natural ingredients, the other with extract ingredients.  You be the judge on what is better.

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