April 16 – 24, 2011 – Easter Bunny Bonanza

Busy Barns - Easter EggsHop on down the bunny trail and fill your basket with fun at Busy Barns Adventure Farms First Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter egg-citement includes a hayride to the egg hunt field, baby farm animals, pictures with the Easter Bunny, scavenger hunts, Easter egg plinko, bunny tunnel, egg launcher, rabbit hole slide, storytelling with the Easter Bunny, the hippity-hop farmstead, plus all of the farm play activities. Join us April 16, 17, 22, 23 and Easter Sunday April 24 from 10:00am to 6:00pm for our Bunny Bonanza.

Fort Atkinson – Busy Barns Adventure Farm LLC W7675 US Hwy 12 Fort Atkinson (920) 691-6742


April 23, 2011 – Johnson Creek Premium Outlets Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Beginning at 2pm, children 10 and under are invited to bring a basket and enjoy a traditional Easter egg hunt. Candy-filled eggs and prizes are awaiting the kids. The “hunt” is separated by age categories: ages 1-3; ages 4-7; and ages 8-10. Enter your child’s name into a drawing for one of ten large Easter Baskets filled with goodies.

Bring your camera and be sure to get lots of pictures of the colorful fun. You’ll also have a chance to get a great picture of your child and our visiting costumed Easter Bunny.

This event will be located near the grassy plaza, east of the Nike Clearance Store.

Johnson Creek – I94 & Hwy 26, Exit 267 (920) 699-4111


April 23, 2011 – Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

10am at Palmyra Village Park

Palmyra – 955 Eighth St. Village Park (262) 495-8137

April 23, 2011 – Steve Payne’s Karaoke

Join the karaoke fun at 9pm at Squidy’s Bar. Check it out on Facebook.

Palmyra – Squidy’s Bar – 102 N. 2nd Street (920) 675-9272

April 23, 2011 – Optimist Club East Egg Hunt

Kids, toddlers and children through grade school can search for eggs (and prizes) by age groups. Several hundred children show up each year. The Optimist Easter Bunny makes his annual appearance.

Whitewater – Starin Park (262) 473-1775


April 24, 2011 – Easter Sunday Brunch

Make your reservations now for a sumptuous Easter Sunday brunch at the JC Plaza Hotel & Conference Center. From 9:00am to 1:00pm, feast on a special holiday spread, including an omelette bar, Steamship Beef Carving station, numerous lunch items, salad, vegetables and desserts to die for. $15.95 adults; $11.95 seniors; $8.95 children under 10 years.

Johnson Creek – JC Plaza Hotel & Conference Center (920) 699-2800 for reservations

April 1 – October 31, 2011 – Organized Group Bike Rides

Explore the scenic and less traveled town and country roads. Visit Backyard Bike & Ski Shop’s website for more information.

Whitewater – Kettle Moraine State Forest (262) 495-8600

April 1 – May 1, 2011 – AnnieAnnie

America’s favorite cartoon sweetheart is back in one of the most popular Broadway shows of the century. Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, ANNIE is an inspirational show for all ages! You’ll surely want to adopt Little Orphan Annie for your own after you see this musical comedy smash. Seven shows weekly, see web site for specific times, prices and menus. Group rates and youth packages available.

Fort Atkinson – The Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Avenue (800) 477-9505


Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.