Every week, we highlight 5 interesting events, activities, initiatives, or unique happenings around the Greater Green Bay community (in no particular order). Things to do in Green Bay this week:

1 – Hops On The Hill, Thursday, July 28th, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, Heritage Hill State Park

Heritage Hill State Historical Park presents the 9th Annual “Hops on the Hill” beer and food tasting. Join us in partnering with Dean Distributing for a fun evening filled with enticing smells and mouthwatering samples from local restaurants and indulge your taste buds with a selection of over 50 different craft brews and a few samplings of wine, while enjoying the music of Adams Way!

Brews from: Wisconsin Brewing Company, Abita Brewing Company, Door County Brewing Co., Goose Island Brewery, BEST DAMN Brewing Co., Kona Brewing Company, Widmer Brothers Brewery, Red Hook Brewery, Tallgrass Brewing Company, Fox River Brewing Company, Potosi Brewing Company, ABI Imports, Shock Top, New Belgium Brewing, Keweenaw Brewing Company, Coronado Brewing Company, O’Fallon Brewery, Stone Arch Brew House, Shiner Beer.

We will have a bucket raffle and 50/50 raffle and live auction.

This event is one of our major fundraisers for the park. Proceeds from this event help support the Park and our Education Department. Heritage Hill will be closing at 2:00 pm on July 28 in preparation for this event.

Participating Restaurants: Black and Tan Grille, Cafe Chanson, Cheese Cake Heaven, Dickey’s Barbeque Pit, Fox Harbor Pub & Grill, Gallagher’s Pizza, Grazies Italian Grill, Great Harvest Bread Company, Green Bay Distillery, HuHot Mongolian Grill, Luna Coffee & Roastery, Not By Bread Alone, Plank Road Pub & Grill, Regatta 220, St. Brendan’s Inn & Pub, Stadium View Bar & Grill, Texas Roadhouse, The Oilerie, Ziggey’s Inn.

Guests must be 21 years or older to attend.

Tickets: in advance $45.00, at the door $50.00.


2 – Glow Zumba, Friday, July 29th, 8:30 to 10:00 pm, Leicht Memorial Park

Join us for another fun night of Glow Zumba at Leicht Park. Enjoy a great 90 minute workout with energizing music, amazing Zumba choreography, and glow sticks! Now an annual event that often has many of the same instructors from the Zumba Day By The Bay event! FREE and suitable for all ages.


3 – Lunch with Morty, Thursday, July 28th, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Main Street Commons

An assortment of food trucks will setup each Thursday providing an artistic atmosphere in the Arts District on Main Street.

– Lunch with Morty will start this Thursday, June 23 in front of the Morty the Moose Mural. Lunch with Morty will run every Thursday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. through August 25 in the Main Street Commons parking lot (1263 Main Street). An assortment of food trucks will setup each Thursday providing an artistic atmosphere in the Arts District to enjoy lunch.

Lunch with Morty is free and open to the public all summer long. Bring your friends, family and coworkers for a fun lunch with a great view of Morty. It is in walking distance from the Olde Main Street businesses, convenient for employees and shoppers.

Food trucks will setup every Thursday, alternating options every other week:
Group 1: Skaliwagon // Eggroll Plus // Greek Boy’s Gyro // Coffee Bar // Thibby’s Ice Cream
Group 2: Peace, Love & BBQ // Taqueria Malanado’s // ZoZo’s Kitchen

Morty the Moose was created by local artist Matt Bero and implemented by the “Art on Main” program, a public art program created to enhance the Olde Main Street District and bring art out of the galleries and onto the streets while igniting passion and conversation. Lunch with Morty will show appreciation of the artwork and promote pedestrian traffic throughout the district while attendees enjoy a variety of food options.

4 – Packers Family Night, Sunday, July 31st, 5:30 pm, at Historic Lambeau Field

The Green Bay Packers announced today that ‘Packers Family Night, presented by Bellin Health,’ will take place Sunday evening, July 31. Now in its 16th year, ‘Family Night’ will serve as the introduction of the 2016 Green Bay Packers, in-person to a capacity crowd in Lambeau Field and on television to a state-wide audience.

The event, which begins with in-stadium activities at 5:30 p.m., will benefit the Wendy’s Wonderful Kids foster care adoption program, a signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

The format of this year’s Family Night will once again be a full practice, in order for the team to accomplish its preparation goals for the regular season. The full practice will include 11-on-11 sessions that will feature live contact.

The evening remains family-focused and will feature a game-like atmosphere with use of the video boards, gameday music and a fireworks show at the end of the night.

Family Night is a part of the Back to Football campaign, presented by Bellin Health. Other components of the campaign include Packers training camp and Packers preseason games.

5 – Summer Wine & Food Fest Series, Saturday, July 30th, 12:00 to 5:00 pm, at Parallel 44 Winery

Join us from 12-5 pm for our Summer Wine Fest Series. Come enjoy a day of wine, delicious food, live music, vineyard tours and more all while overlooking our beautiful vineyard! Wine sampling ($6) includes: 5 samples and a Parallel 44 Signature Wine Glass. Food available for purchase.

Posted By: Brian Danzinger