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 – Bazaar After Dark, Wednesday, Sept 28th, 6:00 to 10:00 pm, Downtown Appleton, WI

On Wednesday September 28, 2016 between 6-10pm, Pulse Young Professionals Network, will host the Fox Cities first night market, complete with live music, art vendors, food trucks, restaurants, family activities and a few other quirky, fabulous surprises on Wisconsin Avenue between Oneida & Drew Streets. This free event, Bazaar After Dark, is expected to attract 1000+ Fox Cities community members, in addition to the multiple small businesses and pop-up vendors who will be sharing this event. If you are interested in being a volunteer, follow the ticket link below. If you’re interested in attending, please follow the event page & subscribe to Pulse Young Professional & The Artery events for regular updates about vendors, entertainment, etc…

Music Lineup (not in any particular order):

Tani Diakite and the Afrofunkstars
Cory Chisel
Lex Allen

Roller Derby Girls? Yep 🙂
Fire dancers? Affirmative.
Hula hoopers? Check!
Body Paint? Sure thing!
Interactive art, street games, and shenanagans

2 – Sanctuary By Starlight, Saturday, 6:00 to 10:00 pm, Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, Green Bay, WI

Celebrate Our 80th Anniversary at the Sanctuary By Starlight

The Friends of the Wildlife Sanctuary invite you to a fundraising event for the “Natural Expansion” Capital Campaign.

Live Music – Food – Beverages – Raffle – Fun

Stay as the sun sets. Walk lighted pathways, listen to the birds and waterfall, and appreciate the Wildlife Sanctuary in a new way. Let starlight remind you of the anniversary of 80 years gone by and the vibrant hope for our children’s future

25.00 Per Person
Saturday, October 1st, 2016
6pm to 10pm
1660 East Shore Drive
Green Bay, WI, 54302

To Purchase Tickets
Tickets will also be available at the gate

3 – The Color Run Green Bay, Sunday, Oct 2nd, 10:00 am, Green Bay, WI

Join us at the start line to be whisked away to paradise. The Color Run Tropicolor World Tour is bringing an island-style 5k right to Green Bay!

New this year is a limited-edition participant kit, Tropicolor Zone™ on course, and an amped up finish festival featuring Rainbow Beach, music, dancing, photos, and more! For more info, visit the website.

We’re thrilled to be working with University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Office of Student Life and Good Times Programming!


4 – GermanFest at Hinterland, Thursday, Sept 29th, 6:00 to 10:00 pm, Hinterland, Green Bay, WI

We’ve got a killer line up of German-style beers right now and we want you to try them all on September 29th from 6 until 10pm! For only $25, we’re giving you a commemorative Oktoberfest stein, your first beer on the house and unlimited food!

Packerland Pilsner
Berliner Wiesse
Weizen Bier

On top of a great beer line up, our kitchen is putting out their spin on traditional German cuisine!

Cheddar brats
Schnitzel sliders
German potato salad
Rueben meatballs
Soft prezels with beer mustard
Braisded cabbage and apples
German chocolate cupcakes

For only $25, we’re giving you a commemorative Oktoberfest stein, your first beer on the house and unlimited food! Space is limited, so reserve your spots today!


5 – Spooktacular at Lambeau Field, Saturday, Oct 1, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI

Spooktacular is a FREE family-friendly event for kids and families in Brown county to enjoy fall. Other activities include interactive entertainment including music, acrobats, variety acts, face painting, and Halloween-themed crafts. Come see me and my friends from the Rebel Legion, 501st Legion, and Mandalorian Mercs!


Posted By: Brian Danzinger