- The list below includes 155 free or cheap things to do in or near Mequon, Wisconsin, including 69 different types of inexpensive activities like Mini Golf, Movie Theaters, Dog Park and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- From Virmond Park to Katherine Kearney Carpenter Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Mequon and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Milwaukee, Waukesha, West Bend and Cedarburg.
The site which now holds the Katherine Kearney Carpenter Park was first donated to the city in 1967. It is mostly a passive recreational park with a few easy walking trails that run through the wooded area.
Located on 75 acres, Rotary Park features soccer and baseball fields, basketball courts and two fishing ponds. The park also offers children's playgrounds, paved walking paths, picnic areas, a fishing pier and restroom facilities.
With 400 acres to explore, Mequon Nature Preserve is a wetland preserve with native plants and animals. There are several interlacing walking trails that take visitors through the woods and past an observation tower.
Within the North Shore Cinema, guests can access 11 auditoriums which includes the UltraScreen DLX that is three stories tall and 70 feet wide. There is a standard concession stand as well as an on-site pizzeria cafe and cocktail lounge.