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With its soccer fields, two tennis courts, baseball field, basketball court, playground and 'tot lot' the Patrick Sullivan Park is a destination for sports and recreation. It was renamed for the popular park-district commissioner in the late 1990s.
100% 41 votes
S67W28435 River Road, Waukesha, WI 53189 MoreLess Info
Pieper Porch Winery & Vineyard is a family owned and operated winery. They offer a wide range of wines including Red and Lemon Wine. Patrons can sample wines outside on the porch or while strolling through the vineyards.
88% 57 votes
W6384 Sugar Creek Road, Elkhorn, WI 53121 MoreLess Info
This is a working fruit farm that is open seasonally to the public for picking fresh fruit and shopping for specialty items. The winery specializes in fruit wines. In the fall there are orchard rides on the tractor modeled after a steam engine, and fresh apple cider is available.
The Big Backyard is a year round indoor playground that offers huge play equipment, riding toys, balls, playhouses, and infant toys. They also host parties for children ages 0 - 8 but welcome older children who come with their families.
100% 1 votes
2900 S 163rd Street, New Berlin, WI 53151 MoreLess Info
Eight indoor courts and a choice of lessons and leagues makes the Western Racquet Club Moorland Park a resource for family tennis. Milwaukee's only all-tennis facility, Moorland Park offers amenities such as free wireless, big-screen televisions and a viewing area.
The Milwaukee Brewing Company is a microbrewery that offers visitors tours of their beer making operation, with samples of the various styles of beer provided. The brewery also hosts Saturday open houses that feature samples and Q & A sessions.