- Our list of the best things to do in Appleton, Wisconsin, features the top 73 nearby activities — including 38 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Appleton, WI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Appleton, WI , followed by 51 popular activities in nearby cities, including Oshkosh, De Pere, Green Bay, Neenah, Keshena and New London
Paint Nite 2435 West Nordale Drive, Appleton, WI MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
A nationally recognized university for its liberal arts and music programs. Lawrence University has students from every state and from over 50 countries. They also put on many free shows and concerts in the auditorium.
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Prospect and Memorial Dr., Appleton, WI MoreLess Info
The first house in the world to be lit by Edison's Hydroelectric power, the Hearthstone Historic House Museum offers an interesting look into the local history. It is only open from Thursday through Sunday.
Appleton Memorial Park is a spacious recreational area that has seasonal activities like archery, sledding, and ice skating. Grills and picnic tables are provided, all you need is the charcoal and food!
8 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: 40% Off a One-Year Membership at Paper Discovery Center
425 West Water Street, Appleton, WI 54911 MoreLess Info
You will learn everything you could ever want to know about paper at the Paper Discovery Center. Educational tours and class are available to the public and to school classes on field trips.
9 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 55% Off Laser Tag or Kids' Outing at Badger Sports Park
3600 E Evergreen Dr, Appleton, WI 54913 MoreLess Info
Laser tag, miniature golfing, batting cages, mini bowling, go karts, and much more can be found at Bagers Sports Park. It is Fox Valley's premier family entertainment center.
As a minor league baseball team, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers offers visitors home games in Fox Cities Stadium. Visitors can tailgate in the parking lot, enjoy food from the concession stands, or sit on the lawn to watch the game.